The summer wedding season will be a busy one. Shop the best wedding guest dresses to celebrate in style.
Summer is in full swing, and if you have a wedding (or a few) on your 2023 calendar, you'll want to start looking for the perfect wedding guest outfit sooner rather than later. To help inspire your shopping, we've rounded up the best wedding guest summer dresses to ensure you celebrate in style.
This summer is bound to be a scorcher, so we're prioritizing comfort with lightweight fabrics and breezy silhouettes to keep sweat stains at bay. When choosing the color of your dress, brights and pastels are a natural choice for showing off your summer tan. We also adore romantic florals and shimmering satin for Instagram-worthy outfits.
No matter your budget, size or style, we've found the best wedding guest dresses for summer from affordable retailers such as Lulu's, Revolve, Reformation, Abercrombie, Nordstrom and more. Below, shop all of our favorite picks for celebrating summer nuptials, ranging from just over $50 to splurge-worthy selections over $200 that will all make you feel like a million bucks.
Best Summer Wedding Guest Dresses Under $100
Revolve Gaia Dress
This summer wedding guest dress is the perfect choice for any venue you attend.
Lulus Dreamy Romance Mustard Yellow Backless Maxi Dress
Bring the drama in a flowing backless maxi, available in seven colors and sizes XS-3X.
Superdown Mallory High Neck Dress
Feel your best self with a vibrant halter dress, also available in hot pink and lime.
Bardot Malinda Slip Dress
Have a mermaid girl summer in a turquoise slip dress perfect for weddings.
Socialite Corset Ruffle Dress
Make everyone swoon in a romantic corset-waisted dress with a ruffled skirt.
WAYF Convertible Strapless Dress
Removable straps make this dress a versatile choice for spring and summer parties.
Best Summer Wedding Guest Dresses Under $200
ASTR the Label Blythe Dress
The summer garden party dress of our dreams, this floral midi has a tie-up back for a secure fit.
Satin Emerson Ruched Strapless Midi Dress
Proof you can be cute, chic and comfy all at once. This strapless dress from Abercrombie will have you feeling and looking great from sitting at the ceremony to showing off your moves on the dance floor.
Revolve Halter Turtleneck Side Slit Gown
Prepare to turn heads with this stunning halter dress that is truly a showstopper.
Anthropologie Maeve V-Neck Ruffle Dress
The elegant Maeve V-Neck Ruffle Dress features a unique floral design for the perfect summer look.
Elliatt Cassini Dress
Be the "something blue" at any summer wedding with this glossy, side-ruched frock from Revolve.
Quince 100% Washable Silk Cowl Neck Slip Dress
100% silk fabric makes this slip dress light and breathable for warmer weather — a steal at $100.
Best Summer Wedding Guest Dresses Under $300
Reformation The Juliette Dress
Discover the perfect attire for fall weddings with this thin-strapped midi dress, available in 7 charming colors.
Amanda Uprichard X REVOLVE Riesling Gown
This fiery red summer dress is ideal for black tie weddings with its sleek silhouette.
Reformation Frankie Silk Dress
This silk dress is a stunning choice for special events and comes in 9 other colorways.
Nookie Aria One Shoulder Gown
Reviewers praise this dress for its waist-snatching abilities and high quality fabric — just make sure to size up!
Norma Kamali X REVOLVE Strapless Fishtail Gown
"I have never tried anything on and felt more drop dead gorgeous," wrote one happy reviewer of this figure-flattering maxi.
Reformation Selia Linen Dress
This dress is the definition of "quiet luxury" with a classy high neck dress in 100% linen.