You’ve been invited to a summer wedding. All your friends and family members are going to be there. You’re super excited and looking forward to a beautiful day!

You may be wondering what to wear for a summer wedding as a guest. Well, we have some fashion tips and ideas that will have you looking and feeling your best for the big day.

The best fashion advice for summer weddings is to keep them chic and timeless. You don’t want to look too dressed up or too casual, and you don’t want to be that one guest who shows up in the same dress as the bride.

(Think of it this way: You want your outfit choice to blend in with the other guests — but stand out enough for the bride to tell her friends about you.


Dress the Part



Navigating the ins and outs of dress codes for special events is always a challenge. It’s especially difficult for hosts, who are often stuck between giving their guests enough information to dress appropriately for the event while avoiding over-explaining or giving away any surprises.

As a guest, You definitely want to look like you belong, but if the wedding is in the summer you do not want to wear anything too hot! Be sure to choose a few nice outfits that you can mix and match with other things in your closet.

Don’t forget to check out what the bride is specifically asking her guests to wear since this usually gives some clues as to what would be appropriate.


Find the right kind of shoes for you


If you’ve ever been invited to attend summer nuptials, you’re probably starting to panic. You want to wear something that’s appropriate for the occasion but also comfortable enough to brave the hot summer sun.

The right kind of shoes can make or break your outfit. While this type of footwear is a little cumbersome, it can be worn for hours together without any discomfort.

It’s always smart to include a pair of comfy but chic flats that can be worn with jeans or a skirt, and you’ll also need a one-of-a-kind pair of heels to dress up the dress or a nice pantsuit.


Make sure your accessories are on point


The perfect, minimalist accessories can instantly elevate your look at any summer wedding. Ones that can be mixed and matched with several things in your wardrobe are ideal, so you don’t feel like you have to get new clothes for the event.

Your accessories can make or break your outfit. A well-chosen clutch bag will draw out the colors of your outfit and help you to coordinate an ensemble without needing to worry about clashing colors.

The biggest thing to remember when picking out what to wear to a summer wedding is that you want to look good, but also feel good. If it’s too hot outside, don’t wear something that’s going to make you go into heatstroke.



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