Tips For Women – What to Wear as a Guest to a Wedding Reception

Wedding is one of the most awaited event of one’s life. A thorough preparation is needed for this event. Choosing the wedding shoes of both the groom and the bride should be done in accordance to your wedding theme. On the part of the guests, black-tie or white-tie would be mentioned on the invite, which means that you need to wear a formal dress. Evening gowns or cocktail gowns with subtle jewelry are best suited for these formal affairs.

Semi-Formal wedding attire

You could wear a nice cocktail dress for a semi-formal wedding or go for a dressy suit. You need to be careful about the season and the venue to make sure your look is appropriate. Use your Womens fashion intuition.

Beach weddings

Beach weddings sound casual, but may not necessarily be so. For an event relatively formal, event albeit taking place on sand, you could opt for an ankle or floor length informal dress, fitting at the top with a flowing bottom. You could team it up with exaggerated flats or a stylish, sunny cocktail dress with wedges. However, for a more laid-back affair, you could go with a more casual maxi dress or a nice sundress.

Day weddings

Day weddings are usually more informal. You could wear a knee-length outfit in a fabric like cotton. If the weather is warmer a sleeveless dress with sandals are a good option. If you are invited for an afternoon ceremony and a reception in the evening, with no particulars about the dress code, you can presume that it will be a more semiformal event and you can opt for an evening suit or cocktail dress from a fashion boutique.

Casual weddings

There are also some invites you may receive for casual wedding. A cute skirt and top or even good trousers with an attractive top are in order here. It is best to avoid blue jeans unless it is particularly mentioned.

A wedding photographer should be present on this event to capture and cover every important moment.