15 Stylish Summer Wedding Guest Dresses to Shop From Reformation, Nordstrom and More
By ETonline Staff
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It's no secret: 2022 is expected to be one of the biggest years for weddings in recent memories, with a record 2.5 million ceremonies set to take place in 2022 alone, according to The New York Times. Through all the delays and restrictions brought forth by the coronavirus pandemic, the idea of finally getting to tie the knot with your sweetheart is (understandably) an exciting prospect for so many couples.
But it's also no secret that attending weddings as a guest can sometimes prove to be a serious headache in itself. From scouting out the perfect wedding or bachelorette party gift to finding the most appropriate wedding guest attire for the bridal shower and actual ceremony, attending a wedding requires a different (and oftentimes, pricy) commitment.
If you've already RSVP'd to a handful of ceremonies and are anticipating a busy, love-filled year ahead, then let the ET Style team help in alleviating any pre-wedding season jitters you might be experiencing. We've scoured the internet far and wide, in search of the cutest wedding guest dresses to sport at your next summer wedding or ceremony.
Whether the dress code is formal or semi-formal, black tie or casual, there are dozens of wedding guest dress styles that play into the themes of summer fashion (hello, puff sleeves, floral print and lace), and that are available in a wide range of colors, sizes, styles — including everything from gowns and party dresses, to long sleeve numbers and midi dress/maxi dress silhouettes.
Ahead, browse ET Style's picks for the most stylish summer wedding guest dresses to shop now — with styles from top brands like Adrianna Papell, Reformation, ASOS, Nordstrom, J.Crew, Macy's, Revolve and more. In need of more inspiration ahead of this hectic wedding season? Honestly, we get it. Check out the best wedding gifts for every budget, plus shop the best anniversary gifts to honor every milestone.
A short dress style is a great option for an outdoor wedding or any occasion when you might be looking for something a bit more casual. This slim fit, floral number boasts a wrap dress silhouette with a structured frame for added style.
It's one of the most basic rules of style: you can never go wrong with a little black dress. And this French Connection number is the perfect dress for any summer wedding ceremony, cocktail occasion or everything in between.