What to Wear: Bridal Occasions

What to Wear: Bridal Occasions

“Do I have to dress up for a rehearsal dinner? What do you wear to a bridal shower? How do I pick a bachelorette party outfit? How do I make my reception outfit feel different from my gown?”

We’ve already decoded every possible dress code for wedding guests, but what about the bride? With lots of occasions leading up to the day you say ‘I do,’ you’ll have ample opportunities to show off your bridal style. We’ve recommended our favorite looks for your wedding rehearsal dinner attire, bridal shower outfit, bachelorette party, and reception.

Black Tie Dress Code

Bridal Shower Outfit

a bridal version of the LBD

Note: Slick your hair back for an effortless look

1. Accessories: Chic pieces like pearl earrings (and your engagement ring of course!)

2. Outfit: A midi dress with playful details lets you celebrate in style

3. Shoes: Some heels in a classic shade of bridal white complete the look

Black Tie Optional Dress Code

Bachelorette Party Outfit

classy, sassy & a little bit flashy

Note: Prep for all the photo ops by treating yourself to a blowout!

1. Accessories: Add some dangly earrings to complement that perfect ring of yours!

2. Outfit: A sparkly mini dress with unique details (like billowy sleeves) amps up the va-va-voom factor

3. Shoes: Let your dress take center stage with a pair of classic white stilettos

Cocktail Dress Code

Rehearsal Dinner Outfit

bridal style before the walk down the aisle

Note: We love a dress with pockets so you can hold on to the essentials (aka your phone & snacks!)

1. Accessories: A statement bag pairs nicely with an otherwise subdued look

2. Outfit: A sophisticated cocktail dress will give you that bridal look without being too formal

3. Shoes: Comfy heels keep your feet happy and complete your outfit

Daytime Dress Code

Reception Outfit

how to be the life of the party

Note: Let your hair down & take out any headpieces so they don’t fly away on the dance floor

1. Accessories: Sparkly earrings keep your look glam without being too over the top

2. Outfit: Allover shine lets you transition from ceremony to soirée

3. Shoes: Hit the dance floor in metallic heels to complete the look

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