What to Wear to Your Wedding After-Party

Wedding Dresses
A wedding after-party lookPhoto: Aaron Dyer

"A successful after-party is all about the energy," claims Jacqueline Weppner, fashion stylist and wedding blogger at Merci New York. Her tips for making sure your reception is a hit? "Keep the night young with bubbly, bite-size apps, sparklers, and nonstop dancing."

We asked Jacqueline to describe her ultimate wedding after-party look. Check out her picks below and flip through the August issue of Brides to see what other essential items Jacqueline suggests for the ultimate after party.

1. Organza minidress with a textured petal skirt, $4,200, Ines Di Santo. "The dream second dress is a frothy mini that's sexy but still sophisticated."

2. Python clutch, $365, Merci New York for Madame Mathilde. "A blush accessory is right on trend."

3. Sequin pumps, $79, Nine West. "Squeeze your feet into sky-high heels at the reception, then change into a more forgiving pair."

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