style :: Wedding Guest Dress Guide

Ah, June…it’s a month that not only means summer is here, but also marks the start of a frenzy: wedding season. Getting all dolled up for a wedding can certainly be a lot of fun, just make sure to keep the location of the event in mind when picking that gorgeous outfit. So without further ado, here are some wedding attire picks that will get you all fancified for this nuptial season.

The Summer Soirée
If the wedding you’re attending is a backyard affair, or if it includes a daytime gathering, a sweet and sophisticated lace dress in a light hue is a perfect fit. Must-have accessory: a simple clutch.

Above: Lilah Tiered-Lace Strapless Dress (BCBG), Crawford Lucite Clutch (BCBG).

A Black Tie Affair 
If the bride and groom have a formal evening planned for their big day, you have the go-ahead to add some drama to your look. A detailed cocktail dress with some volume at the skirt will ensure you’re dressed to impress. Must-have accessory: statement jewelry. 

Above: Halston Heritage Jacquard Strapless Dress (The Bay), Betsey Johnson Flower Bib Frontal Necklace (The Bay).

The Destination Celebration
Many couples decide to jet-off to paradise for their special day. For this type of event, a light and free flowing maxi-dress will keep you cool while ensuring you look beautifully put-together in a hot climate. Must-have accessory: oversized sunnies.

Above: Xscape Foiled Pleat Blouson Dress (Nordstrom), Jimmy Choo Odette Cat Eye Sunglasses (Nordstrom).