25 Summer Wedding Guest Dresses for 2023

No matter you’re the sister of the bride or a plus one for your boyfriend’s colleague’s beach wedding, at least your refrigerator is covered in a few “Save The Date” this summer.

After received the invite, it’s not only you who have to think hard about what to wear (after you feel blessed to the couple). If it’s outdoors weddings, fabrics and sleeve lengths are what you have to take them into account. Including the fact that you have to wear which color for the wedding.

If it is a casual backyard wedding, it’s a good choice for you to choose a lightweight satin dress. Get plenty of compliments with a bohemian floral maxi chilled-out dress which is perfect for beach weddings.

It is true that weddings are expensive. For guests, if it is not expensive because of the cost of accommodation, it is expensive because of the gifts or outfits. But don’t worry about the money. We have prepared a list of dresses that are affordable and worthwhile to continue wearing in the long run.

See below for 25 of the best wedding guest dresses for every style, budget, and wedding type in summer 2023.

summer wedding guest dresses

FAQ

What should guests wear to a summer wedding?

For warm-weather weddings, choose the one with floral print and bright color which full of stylish and fun. Consider about mid-length to floor-length gowns in light and breathable fabrics when it comes to a formal dress code.

Can I wear a short dress to a summer wedding?

Absolutely! Leg-baring mini and midi dresses are perfect for fairly warm and pleasant weather. However, if the wedding calls for traditional attire, going with knee-length to ankle-length dresses are ideal option.

How should I accessorize my summer wedding guest outfit?

If the wedding sets on grass or sand, espadrilles, sandals with block heels or flats is the right answer for you. Woven accessories and colorful statement -making jewelry are always welcomed for summer weddings.


Summer Wedding Guest Dresses Styles 2023

Green

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect summer wedding guest dress, look no further than this mint green floral number. The pretty mint hue is perfect for a summer soiree, and the gathered waist and flowing skirt make it ultra- flattering. Plus, the midi length is ideal for keeping things chic and sophisticated.

 

Mint Jacquard Smocked Tie-Strap Midi Dress $78

Float to Love Mint Jacquard Smocked Tie-Strap Midi Dress

Lightweight woven chiffon, with a burnout jacquard floral pattern, shapes tying straps that support a smocked bodice. Ruffled trim accents a high waist, that tops a tiered midi skirt featuring panels of ladder-pattern embroidered trim.
Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Mint, White
Length: Midi
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Mint Green Floral Print Off-the-Shoulder Dress $79

Amazing Moment Mint Green Floral Print Off-the-Shoulder Dress
Woven chiffon fabric boasts a tan, blue, yellow, and pink floral print that shapes an off-the-shoulder neckline (with hidden no-slip strips) and short fluttery sleeves with elastic that can be work on or off the shoulder. A darted bodice, with a ruffled overlay, tops a high fitted waist with fabric belt loops and a tying sash that continues to an A-line silhouette before ending at a flowy maxi skirt with a flirty thigh-high side slit.

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Mint Green, Cream, Black
Length: Floor-length
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Yellow

With summer weddings in full swing, what better way to get inspired for your own guest ensemble than by taking a cue from the season’s hottest trends? We’ve rounded up our top three favorite looks for summer wedding guests, so whether you’re opting for a breezy and bohemian vibe, or something a little more polished, you’re sure to find the perfect dress here.

 

Cream Multi Floral Print Tie-Front Crop Top $42 + Skirt $54

Bloom Baby Bloom Cream Multi Floral Print Tie-Front Crop Top

Subtle orange and blue flowers flit across lightweight woven fabric to shape this sweet skirt. A high, banded waist sits atop a central row of covered buttons (with loop-button closures) that transitions into an alluring slit and breezy maxi hem. Smocked waist at back for fit.

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Cream Multi Floral Print
Length: Floor-length
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Yellow Floral Burnout Tie-Back Jumpsuit $74

Romantic Desire Yellow Floral Burnout Tie-Back Jumpsuit
Woven chiffon, with a burnout floral design, shapes this jumpsuit that has a square neckline, a fitted bodice, and sheer short sleeves. A high waist top the wide-leg pants with ankle-length hems. The open back creates side cutouts and is accented with a tying detail.

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Yellow, White
Length: Floor-length
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Orange

Summer is the perfect time to break out the bright colors, and what better way to do that than with a floral printed maxi dress? Orange is the perfect color to help you stand out from the crowd, and it will also help keep you cool in the summer heat. Whether you’re attending a wedding, a summer party, or just want to look your best, these summer wedding guest dress ideas will have you looking your best.

Bali Maxi Dress $249
Bali Maxi Dress $249

Size Range: XS-L
Color: Multi
Length: Floor-length
Shipping: FREE Shipping
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days and 60 days for an exchange
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Sage Floral Print Ruffled Maxi Dress $68

The Way to Love Sage Floral Print Ruffled Maxi Dress

Lightweight woven fabric, with a peach and ivory floral print throughout, creates ruffled adjustable spaghetti straps, a V-neckline, and a cinched bodice with a tying drawstring that sits above a flattering cutout. High banded waist sits atop a flowy maxi skirt with a side slit.

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Sage, Black, Navy, Ivory , White
Length: Floor-length
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Rust

BHLDN Evonna Dress $220

Stand beside your best friend in a sleek column midi, starring an updated square neckline with a modern twist and cutout below. Reimagined in our NEW-and-improved crepe fabric for added support, breathability, and drape.

Size Range: 0-24W
Color: TERRACOTTA + 7 more colors
Length: Midi
Shipping: $4.95 ~25 depends on shipping method
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Heather Dress $128

Heather Dress

Size Range: XS-L
Color: Rust Abstract
Length: Mini
Shipping: FREE Shipping
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days and 60 days for an exchange
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Black and White

If you want to keep it classic and simple, black and white is always a great choice.

Baldwin Dress $148

Baldwin Dress

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Black Cream
Length: Midi
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Return policy: Full refund within 30 days and 60 days for an exchange
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Grant Dress $139

Grant Dress

Size Range: XS-L
Color: Onyx
Length: Midi
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Return policy: Full refund within 30 days and 60 days for an exchange
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Blue

Summer is the perfect time to embrace blue hues. Whether you choose a dusty blue sparkle or a baby blue, this color is sure to make you stand out.

Skylar Midi Dress $115

Size Range: XS-L
Color: Blue
Length: Midi
Shipping: FREE Shipping
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days and 60 days for an exchange
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dusty blue sparkle spring wedding guest dress

Size Range: XS-XXXL
Color: Dusty Blue
Length: Floor
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Purple

The warmer weather is the perfect opportunity to break out pretty dresses in pastel hues, take a look at these stylish guest dresses in shades of purple. From short and flirty chiffon dresses to elegant satin gowns, you’re sure to find the perfect dress.

Lavender Satin Lace-Up High-Low Maxi Dress $89

In Love Forever Lavender Satin Lace-Up High-Low Maxi Dress

Sleek woven satin dances across a surplice neckline with elegant princess seams. A set of crisscrossing adjustable straps top off the alluring lace-up back. A wrapped maxi skirt stuns with a double tier of flouncy ruffles before falling to a high-low hem.
Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Lavender, Sage, Rose, Yellow, Rust
Length: Mini
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Lilac Cutout Mini Skater Dress $68

Blissful Love Lilac Cutout Mini Skater Dress

Elegant chiffon shapes this stunning dress featuring a rounded neckline, short fluttery sleeves, and a darted bodice. High, fitted waist tops a flirty skater skirt while a back cutout adds a little something extra that’s sure to turn heads.

Size Range: XS-XL
Color: Lilac, White
Length: Mini
Shipping: Free standard shipping on orders over $150
Return policy: Full refund within 30 days
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Dresses to Wear to A Summer Wedding