Glamour's bridesmaid dress picks


Dan Lecca

Puff-sleeve nightmares, taffeta explosions, ruffles on steroids: Few things can crush the joy of sharing your BFF's big day like a cringeworthy bridesmaid dress. Here are some flattering, nonboring styles that we'd happily wear down the aisle—and would wear again afterward:

With a fitted top supported by wide straps, this Watters and Watters party dress (left) works for all chest sizes-from barely there's to the uber-busty. Best of all, with a little help from a tailor, it can easily be transformed into a fun party frock by lopping off a few inches at the hem.

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