What to Wear for Wedding Season

With a wedding every weekend, you've run out of ideas. We've curated a closet full of dresses for any wedding one could conjure: city affair, preppy clambake , country shotgun or a dreamy destination.

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With a wedding every weekend, wardrobe choices can get overwhelming. (But at least you won't be wearing an awful bridesmaid dress!) We've curated a closet full of dresses for any wedding you could conjure: black-tie city affair, preppy clambake nuptials, country shotgun or a dreamy destination do.
There's a reason the LBD has become such a sartorial standard, but stand out from the flock with the McQ Moiré Full Skirt Mini Dress. It's Audrey in the front and Madonna in the back, sporting a classic McQueen flourish: offsetting the ladylike cocktail dress with a poufy skirt is a big fat fuschia zipper running from neck to knee.
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Even if it's a small hometown ceremony in the next state over, whenever we start to dress for a summer wedding, we fancy ourselves dancing barefoot to the mariachi band in an adobe courtyard. A dress that can take us both places has arrived: the Derek Lam Polka-Dot Silk Dress is suitable for the suburbs or something that's actually south of the border.
There's a lot of trend going on in this splashy little number. With the Tibi Watercolor Silk Dress, you've got a Rorschach test palette of citrusy shades with a tie-dye spirit, the season's impeccable crisp-shoulder shift silhouette and, lo and behold, a subtly sexy low-cut back. Take it to the islands and beyond.
Light and airy with a serious side, we like the dramatic sleeves and plum hue on Elizabeth and James' Fete Silk-Blend Dress.
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Got a dressy city soiree with the party-hearty crew? Grab some strappy sandals, throw on the Paul & Joe for the Outnet Sequined Bandeau Dress and go. You've got enough sparkle in a sporty little cut to dance the night away.
Banana Republic
Be ready for any out-of-the-box idea the wedding planner throws at you in the Banana Republic Silk Tiered Paisley Patio Dress. Whether you're sitting on a bail of hay or trekking out to a forest clearing on the side of a cliff at sunset, this is the casual country dress for you.
The Vionnet Reversible Silk Dress is simply gorgeous. It's also $2,380, but hear us out: the diaphanous champagne-and-black colorblock sheath can be styled in a gazillion different ways, making it essentially a whole handful of dresses in one. There's a plain-and-simple '90s style, a front-ruffle option and of course, the sharp belted look.
Tory Burch
The Tory Burch Aventurine Dress manages to inject glitz into a laid-back tank silhouette for a party dress that's a sexy, simple standout. That gold really brings out a tan, too.
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File under city-to-seaside and accessorize-with-anything. The RM by Roland Mouret Dolly One-Shoulder Dress comes in a punchy salmon pink with a chic and almost Halston-esque asymmetrical cut, but is really quite the versatile classic. We have visions of chunky turquoise or gold and contrast-hue satin sling-backs to go along with it.
Zac Posen for Target
There are still affordable confections to be had from spring's Go International collection at Target, including the Zac Posen for Target Print Brocade Tie Dress, just right for wedding season. With just a bit of shimmer over its floral print, the classic shift comes tied up with an off-kilter feminine bow. Edge it out with booties and metal, or keep it prissy in pearls.
Emerald green looks great with gold, and lets the wearer make a statement without screaming. Case in point: the cheerful, lingerie-inspired Josephine Silk Strapless Keyhole Dress.
Bergdorf Goodman
For an investment dress willing to be worn well beyond the summer season, try on for size the Notte by Marchesa Floral-Print Organza Dress. A rich abundance of floral organza with contrasting black lace detail make the woman in it feel like more than a million bucks.
BCBG Max Azria
The Grecian appeal of the BCBG One-Shoulder Silk Gown gets brought back down to earth with a buttercup color and faint stripe pattern throughout the soft fabric. This is one that could work as a very reusable bridesmaid gown, or simply a well-heeled guest. Sidebar: the color listed is PALE LIME, so beware the sometimes off-color appearance of the Internet if it's the color you're after.
Shabby Apple
Young, flirty and plum-adorable, the Shabby Apple Plum Tiered Ruffle Dress not only puts some flounce in your signature dance moves, it covers up any overindulge-bulge at the same time. If you're a modest gal, the Shabby Apple has plenty of conservative choices for you.
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The Vena Cava Bongo Dress packs city sophistication in a butterfly-like silhouette for a timeless party ensemble.
Despite its name, the Trina Turk Ain't Misbehavin' Dress is quite the sassy little number. An open-weave crochet knit provides the proper ventilation from the greens of Nantucket to a rooftop deck in downtown Manhattan.
Dark lace and poppies on red silk, plus a corset-closure back give this seemingly prim Leifsdottir for Anthropologie Garden District Dress an exotic undertone that goes from day to night seamlessly.
For an intimate event with the painfully hip, the understated asymmetry of Rogan's Hale Dress hits the spot (without trying too hard).
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The See by Chloé Short Sleeve Classic Shift has got a lot of moxie - bubble gum florals on a shiny-but-easy mini make for an exciting departure from the norm at an afternoon wedding.
The vixenish Helmut Lang Tank Long Dress gives off just enough eat-your-heart-out energy while keeping it classy for a wedding. Plus, it's naughty little secret is that it's jersey, so you're cozy as can be in your role as femme fatale.
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