31 Fall Wedding Guest Dresses We Love

Let’s talk fall wedding guest dresses! Whether you’re looking for a dress to rock to an outdoor wedding (coastal cliffside or in the countryside, perhaps?), something cool and casual indoors, or even cocktail attire, take a peek at our current FAVES! All of these gowns can be dressed up or down — think denim or leather jackets, dainty gold jewelry, or a pair of cool booties. Oh, and a major bonus? You can wear them over + over again (not just to a wedding!).

What should a guest wear to a fall wedding?

If the wedding is being held outdoors, you’ll want to look for long sleeve dresses in warm fabrics. For an indoor wedding, dresses in earthy hues, metallics, jewel tones and classic black feel especially fitting for a fall wedding. We always recommend layers as well since the weather can change easily from one week to the next!

What should I wear over my outfit for a fall wedding?

It depends on where your wedding is taking place! Typically we recommend floor-length coats, cropped jackets, leather jackets and/or a shawl to complete your fall wedding guest outfit.

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In no particular order, here are our favorite finds for fall:

Fall Wedding Guest Dresses for 2021

1. This Lustrous Green Velvet Dress

Velvet Empire Waist Midi Dress // $180

Velvet is ALWAYS a great choice for fall and this green color is so on trend. Pair with some boots and you are set for that outdoor fall wedding!

2. This Sweater Dress with Detachable Shawl

Shalmah Dress With Detachable Shawl // $288

We love this dress since you can take off the shawl for the start of the wedding if it’s warm out – or maybe it’s cold outside and warm indoors! This dress will have you covered and looking so chic!

3. This Silk Midi Dress

Elyse Bias Slip Midi Dress // $120

We love this option since a silk midi dress is perfect for layering – and there are so many ways to style it! Earth tones or jewel tones are perfect for fall and this dress comes in a few gorgeous colors.

4. The LBD That Has it All Dress

Byron Lars Carissima Sheath Dress // $258

When you want a LBD but something a bit more special! We love the lace panels and the black tie. Comes in Petite and Plus sizes as well!

5. This Ginger Gem of a Dress

Rina Ruffle Strap Midi Dress // $128

This ginger gem of a dress features a square neckline with ruffle straps. Fitted silhouette leads to a midi-length skirt. Cutout back with tying straps. Comes in 3 gorgeous neutral colors for fall. Pair with heels or boots!

6. This Sultry Velvet Dress

Jenny Yoo Logan Velvet Maxi Dress / $290

Crafted from ultra-soft and stretchy velvet, this stunning dress was made for cold-weather weddings. The deep-v neckline features a mesh panel for subtle coverage, while the plunging back lets you bare some skin. It comes in 6 different colors and sizes 0-26.

6. The Slip Midi Dress in Blush

Cowl Slip Midi Dress // $89

Another slip dress option at a more affordable price from a Los Angeles brand!

7. The Fall Wedding Guest Dress in Sunset Colors

Elaina Midi Dress // $184

Fall florals always win in our book! Dress this floral number down with sandals for a beach wedding or up for an event with a pair of heels or booties. Bonus – it has pockets!

8. This Black Lace Dress that is Sure to Wow

Black Lace Dress // $89

This is the perfect LBD for any occasion! Black lining creates a cool two-piece look beneath sheer lace – a dress you’re sure to wear again!

Fall Wedding Guest Dresses with Sleeves

9. This Emerald Long Sleeve

Midleton Dress // $488

With puffed sleeves and an open back, this dramatic dress is sure to make a statement.

 

10. This Floral Maxi That Feels Like It’s Straight Out of the Seventies….in Such a Good Way


Feeling Groovy Maxi Dress from Free People // $168.00

The dress is perfect for a wedding near the beach or in a vineyard. Pair with some boots and a hat for that perfect 70s girl vibe.

11. This Taupe Puff Sleeve Midi Dress

Lainie Twist Front Satin Floral Puff Sleeve Dress // $138

The cut-outs on this dress are such a fun on-trend detail – and this color screams fall! We are in love with this gorgeous dress for a fall wedding!

12. The Perfect Black Dress

Sigmund Dress // $248

Show some leg with the Sigmund dress! We love the slim fitting in the bodice with a relaxed fitting skirt. This dress gives you a structured yet comfortable look – totally perfect for weddings.

13. This Satin Midi Dress

Tie Front Satin Midi Dress in Rust // $50

This dress would be perfect for a fall barn wedding, wedding in a vineyard – or a greenhouse! So many options and we are loving the affordability of this one as well!

14. This Fall Wedding Guest Dress with Floral Details

Rosa Floral Wrap Maxi Dress // $248

Practice your curtsy, courtesy of this floral number. With a twirl-worthy silhouette, it’s a lovely pick for a night on the dance floor.

15. This Floral Wrap Dress

Dusty Purple Floral Print Long Sleeve Wrap Maxi Dress // $98

We love a wrap dress and this color is perfect for fall (or spring really!) and makes a great choice to wear as a wedding guest.

Chic Fall Wedding Guest Dresses

16. Have Some Funsie in this Onesie

Strapless Wide-Leg Jumpsuit // $228

This one-and-done wonder only needs platform sandals or boots and your favorite pair of earrings to create a head-turning ensemble.

17. This Open-Back Midi Dress

Open Back Midi Dress // $198

Juxtaposing a high neck and puffed sleeves with an open back, this midi dress evokes timeless glamour. Simply add statement earrings and heels for a head-turning ensemble

18. This Black Floral Wonder – fall tones and oh so cute!

Floral Velvet Dress // $275

Floral burnout velvet adds lush texture to this boho midi dress. This one would be so perfect for an outdoor wedding in a garden or woods!

Voluminous Asymmetric Midi Dress // $149

This voluminous puff sleeve midi dress is finished with a diagonal, asymmetric seam across the front and would be perfect to wear to a wedding in an art gallery, downtown loft or barn! Pair with some heels and bold earrings!

20. This Floral to Own the Room

Assi Dress // $128

This floral print is SO perfect for fall and the cut outs give it a bit of edge. Pair with simple black heels and gold hoops to complete the look.

21. Mini with Puff Sleeves, Yes Please!

Watters Meringue Silk Mini Dress // $425

Exaggerated puff sleeves give this textural silk mini dress its of-the-moment silhouette, balanced by a plunging bodice and cutout back. So chic!! Oh, and it comes in black as well!

22.This Flirty Flutter Dress

Ruffle Maxi Dress with Tie Detail in Floral Print // $79

The prettiest floral print for your next wedding as a guest. The back cut-out and puff sleeves keep it right on trend!

23. This Chic + Comfy Sweater Dress

Sweater Bodycon Mini Sweater Dress // $34

Pair with some tall boots and a hat or chunky earrings for the perfect fall look!

24. This Black Midi Dress

Emmy Midi Dress // $248

Made of 100% organic cotton, the Emmy Midi Dress is a flattering and elevated dress that can be styled with a pair of strappy heels and bold or simple earrings for a chic wedding guest look!

25. This Retro Vibes Jumpsuit

House of Harlow 1968 Jumpsuit // $268

Comfort and major retro vibes? Sign us up! This olive green color is so pretty for fall and we’d pair with heels or booties!

26. This Wrap Maxi Dress with an Abstract Pattern

Hutch Alden Dress // $275

This modern maxi dress comes in the perfect rust shade (as well as 7 other colors!) for fall – and we are in love with the subtle abstract print on the dress.

27. This Lady in Red Puff Sleeve Midi Dress

Puff Sleeve Midi Dress // $119

Pair with boots for everyday wear and heels for the wedding! We love that this dress can be worn all season long!

28. This Ultra Romantic Floral Dress

Astrid Dress // $251

This floral beauty is so perfect for an elegant fall wedding with a bit of a boho vibe. Simple nude heels + gold hoop earrings are perfect to compliment this gorgeous dress.

29. This Simple Satin Dress

Dolman Sleeve Dress // $95

This gorgeous satin dress features a draped silhouette with long dolman sleeves, gathered front and cinched waist. Simple and so elegant. It comes in 3 other colors as well if espresso isn’t your jam.

30. This Embroidered Mini Dress

Wine Red Embroidered Lace Long Sleeve Dress // $68

This mini is the perfect shade of red wine for fall! We love it paired with booties, but heels would work as well.

31. This Sequin Dress to Impress

Needle & Thread Mirabelle Sequin Mini Dress // $569

Dance this night away in this dazzling mini, boldly embellished with allover tonal sequins in an intricate floral motif. Perfect to celebrate a wedding in 2021!! It’s time to celebrate!!

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