Wedding Guest Dresses for a Special Day

Wedding Guest Dresses for a Special Day

Tatiana Uribe

Your friend invited you to her wedding and the first thing that boggles your mind is, "What am I going to wear?" It's a hard choice when picking out wedding guest dresses for your best friend's once-in-a-lifetime special day. The most common choice is a dress. It's easy to go around and shop for wedding guest dresses, but before you spend your hard-earned cash it's important to know your options.

Wedding Themes

You can choose from many different types of wedding guest dresses, and your choice will depend on the type of wedding you are invited to. First, you could be attending a tropical-themed wedding in the Bahamas or a bohemian-styled wedding. You may also make an appearance at a formal wedding at the top of the Eiffel tower, or a casual event right around the corner. Regardless of the event, here are some options you can choose from.

Types of Wedding Guest Dresses

  • Cocktail Dress

The most popular type of dress for a wedding guest is a cocktail dress. There are many feutures to this type of dresses. To start, a cocktail dress is a short, tight-fitting dress with a plunging neckline and a short hemline. In addition, they come in a variety of colors, prints, and fabrics. Finally, cocktail dresses are usually knee-length or shorter and look great with heels or sandals.  You should take into consideration what type of shoes to wear depending on the wedding theme. To start, you can opt for high heels If it's a formal wedding, and if it's a semi-formal event, you can go with some classy sandals or pumps.

velvet wedding guest dress
  • Ball Gown Dress:

Moveove, you can choose a ball gown wedding guest dress for a formal event. This dress comes with a full skirt that falls below the knees and has a low cut neckline with long sleeves. 

  • Maxi Dress

Never blame the future weds for choosing a tropical destination! After all, you'll be feeling the sand on your toes and the breeze on your face. In a tropical wedding, you may opt for a maxi dress with floral designs. Moreover, the colors are vibrant for the summer, cooler fabrics for the hot weather, and floral designs that go with the palm trees swaying 10 feet from you. To top it off, you can wear these with sandals or even high heels.

  maxi sequined wedding guest dressfloral midi wedding guest dress

    Whenever you are unsure about what to wear to a wedding, look at all teh wedding guest dresses that may suit your style. It is always safer to pt for the dressier option. When in doubt, It is best to be overdressed than underdressed. Use accessories like bridal clutches and hats, and high heels and pumps to take it up a notch.

    With these tips, are you ready to hunt for your next bridal event? Here are our favorite options for these wedding guest dresses, tap the pictures to shop!

     Black bodycon wedding guest dress

    if you still can't find one that you love, check out our curated styles here!

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