There are many other events surrounding a wedding. And when you're the guest of honor, dressing the part shows your hosts and guests that you care. These options work for a variety of places and parties.

Bridal Shower: Afternoon Tea
For a ladies' lunch, wear a feminine dress that your elders will understand. Add a cool purse for a pop of color.

Aphrodite dress, $440, Kirribilla; Clutch, $85, Ila Hangbags