35 of the Trendiest Wedding Guest Dresses for Those Hot Summer Nights

It’s finally time to give those sweat pants a rest! 2021 is full of encouragement in Covid-19 vaccines and larger gatherings. This summer, you might finally get the opportunity to attend a wedding again. With that being said, you’re probably already thinking about what that wedding guest dress looks like! A breathable linen? A party-ready mini? Or maybe something with ruffles?!

We can’t really contain our excitement either. So, we’ve put together a guide full of summer wedding guest dresses and sets that will have you jazzed for those hot summer nights! From garden parties to tented receptions, there’s something here for everyone. If you’re attending a summer wedding as a guest, these are the trendiest dresses to date! P.S. Have a quickly approaching spring wedding? Get at these spring dresses ASAP!

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding: Garden Party

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We are also over the moon excited to share that we have a brand new dress with our friends at Show Me Your Mumu!! We had some extra fabric from our last bridesmaids dress collection, so we decided let’s use that fabric and create a new dress! This mini is PERFECT for a wedding in a vineyard, garden or outdoor tent. Let us introduce you to the GWS x Mumu Wild Dreams Mini Dress!


Alta Dress – Reformation $248 (extended sizes)


Ruffle-Cuff Wrap Dress in Dutch Dandelion – Madewell $49.99


Eliora Off-The-Shoulder Maxi Dress – Anthropologie $188 (extended sizes)


Rosalind Cheetah Print Tie Front Dress – Nordstrom $89

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Clarence Maxi Dress – Paneros $249 This is dress is made from 100% recycled fabrics. Perfect with sandals or boots!


Lily Satin Wrapped Midi – Urban Outfitters $79 (multiple patterns)


Savannah Ruffle Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $168


Camari Dress – Reformation $218


Floral Print Ruffle Collar Dress – Target $34.99 (multiple prints)


Square Neck Bubble Sleeve Dress – Nordstrom $89


Rosie Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $88


Flutter Short Sleeve Knit Wrap Maternity Dress – Target $29.99

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding: Tent Reception


Alta Dress – Reformation $248 (extended sizes)


Verona Cowl Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $168 (multiple colors)


Plissé Pleated Wide Leg Jumpsuit – Nordstrom $98


Riviera One Shoulder Maxi Dress – Anthropologie $49.65


Angelica Midi Slip – Free People $60 (multiple colors)


Yasmin Set – Free People $128


Crimini Dress – Reformation $128 (extended sizes + multiple patterns)


Tie-Waist Linen Jumpsuit – J. Crew $128 (extended sizes + multiple colors)


Cottage Dress – J. Crew $138 (extended sizes)


Claire Midi Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $178 (extended sizes + multiple colors)

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding : Party Minis


Rowen Ruffle Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $114


Dory Linen Dress – Reformation $218 (multiple colors)


Lani Embroidered Cotton Dress – Nordstrom $149


Jo Dress – Reformation $218 (extended sizes + multiple patterns)


Liv Mini Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $178


Ventura Dress – Reformation $98 (multiple patterns)


Floral Jacquard Long Sleeve Minidress – Nordstrom $107


Mallory Ombre Slip Dress – Urban Outfitters $54

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding: On The Beach


Rita Midi Dress – Show Me Your Mumu $68


Coco One Piece – Free People $148


Floral Tie-Neck Dress – BCBG $188


Kourtney Dress – Reformation $248 (multiple patterns)


First Sight Plunging Midi Dress – Urban Outfitters $79

Trendy times to come! Happy shopping, summer babes.

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