25 Pretty Floral Wedding Guest Dresses

For all seasons and styles.

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While you might think that floral prints are best reserved for the spring and summer months, they're actually surprisingly versatile, and can easily be worn year-round. This popular print comes in tons of gorgeous iterations from bright and cheery botanicals to moody floral motifs. So, if you're looking for a foolproof outfit to wear to all of your weddings on deck this year, opt for a pretty floral frock.

When it comes to finding the perfect floral-infused dress, color plays a major role. For fall and winter weddings, dresses in muted and deep tones like emerald green, rust, and black feel especially fitting for cold-weather nuptials. But, for spring, summer, and destination weddings, it's best to don mini dresses in vibrant floral patterns or lightweight gowns in soft blossom prints, for balmy outdoor celebrations.

Whether you're attending a rustic wedding surrounded by fall foliage or headed to a sunny seaside locale, we've rounded up 25 gorgeous floral dresses for every season and style.

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For a Semi-Formal Wedding: Zimmermann Ruffled Floral-Print Plissé-Crepe Midi Dress

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From its softly pleated fabric in a fresh green hue to its delicate ruffle neckline, there is so much to love about this floral midi dress. Wear yours with strappy sandals for a semi-formal wedding.

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Best Maxi Dress: Rachel Gilbert Darcy Floral Crepe Dress

 Floral Crepe Maxi Dress

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A slim fit, square neckline, and thin straps make this floral gown equal parts flattering and feminine. For an effortless look, style hair in loose waves or slicked back, and keep accessories to a minimum.

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Best Pastel: Reformation Green Floral Dress

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In a soft and flattering pastel hue, this mint dress is perfect for spring and summer nuptials. Romantic puff sleeves and a square neckline make it all the more alluring.

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Most Feminine: Dôen Nanette Floral Dress

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Calling all cottagecore enthusiasts! This blissfully romantic dress is sure to please your inherently feminine aesthetic. Simply add soft waves, dewy makeup, and a glass of bubbly and your look is complete.

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For the Boho Guest: ASTR the Label Floral Dress

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We love the free-spirited nature of this flowing gown for the guest with a bohemian sensibility. If you're attending a late spring or early fall wedding this is a stylish and smart pick.

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Most Elegant: Markarian Ikat Floral Full Skirt Corset Dress

Ikat Floral Full Skirt Corset Dress

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All eyes will be on you when you grace the lawn at cocktail hour in this exquisite frock. Add shoulder-grazing earrings and mules for an utterly elegant look.

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Most Sexy: For Love and Lemons Puff Shoulders Dress

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Give them 80s glamour in this sexy mini dress featuring puffed shoulders, a thigh-high slit, and a body-hugging silhouette. This party-ready dress is perfect for taking you from dinner to the dance floor.

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For a Tropical Venue: A.L.C. Printed Midi Dress

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This vibrant blue dress is a must-have if you're attending seaside nuptials or a wedding in a tropical locale. Style with woven accessories like wedges and a raffia clutch.

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Best One-Shoulder: ASTR The Label Santorini One-Shoulder Asymmetrical Midi Dress

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Embody the carefree sprint of spring in this swishy and perfectly pastel number. The playful floral print and one-shoulder neckline strike a beautiful balance between whimsical and modern.

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Best Wrap Silhouette: H&M Floral Wrap Dress

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If bright and bold floral patterns aren't for you, opt for this sleek number featuring a sophisticated print and a supremely flattering wrap silhouette. Pair with matching black accessories for a perfectly polished look.

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Most Retro-Inspired: Rebecca Vallance La Violette Floral-Printed Jersey Dress

 Floral-Printed Jersey Dress

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Floral prints are perfect for achieving a retro-inspired look. This Rebecca Vallance dress features a slightly faded print that feels very 80s and is dying to be paired with a chunky headband and vintage sunglasses.

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For a Formal Summer Wedding: Agua by Agua Bendita Floral Maxi Dress

Agua by Agua Bendita Floral Maxi Dress

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It's easy to instantly fall in love with this stunning maxi dress by Agua by Agua Bendita. If you're attending a black-tie wedding in the summer, this gown is a particularly fitting choice that's sure to land you tons of compliments.

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Most Unique: Etro Twist-Front Leaf-Print Jersey Dress

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If you're not one to shy away from a bold and unique pattern, then consider this Etro gown crafted from a nature-inspired print. A plunging neckline and a body-skimming silhouette ensure a flattering fit.

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For a Casual wedding: Laura Printed Midi Dress

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Guest attending a casual wedding and seeking out a laidback look should turn their attention to this unfussy blue dress. Wear yours with simple sandals and minimal jewelry.

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Best Back: Saloni Open-Back Dress

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Attending a wedding is all about celebrating the happy couple, sipping champagne, and, of course, taking tons of photos. Stun at every angle in this tropical print dress with a unique open back.

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Best Budget: H&M Long Wrap Dress

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There's no denying that the wedding season can be a spendy time of the year. So, if you're looking for a dress that can be worn year-round and feels special enough for formal occasions, look no further than this dress from H&M.

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Best Jewel-Tone Print: La Ligne Floral Dress

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If you're in the market for a dress that feels moody, romantic, and sexy, then this dress should do just the trick. Our favorite details are the jewel-tone flowers, and the exquisite open back finished with a black ribbon.

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Most Colorful: Rhode Red Psychedelic Flower

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Aptly named the 'red psychedelic flower', this dress is full of vibrant colors and unexpected details. We love this whimsical mini for the guest who loves to make a fashion statement.

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Most Muted Tones: Lulus Mustard Yellow Floral Print Mock Neck Midi Dress

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If muted tones are more your thing, then you can't go wrong with a floral dress in more subdued hues. Pops of yellow peeking through muddy browns and purples give this style added dimension and sophistication.

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Most Vibrant Print: Tanya Taylor Floral Dress

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Attending a wedding is the perfect opportunity to dress up and showcase your personal style. If that means wearing a flirty mini dress in eye-catching colors, then your search for a showstopping wedding guest outfit ends with this Tanya Taylor dress.

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For a Summer Wedding: LoveShackFancy Floral Dress

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Who doesn't love a floral dress in a mix of happy hues? Style this cheery dress with chunky heels and barely-there makeup for a fresh and easy look.

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For an Outdoor Wedding: Misa Los Angeles

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A flattering smocked waistline gives way to a flowing skirt for a silhouette that will move when you move. Opt to undo the loop button sleeves to showcase beautiful shoulders.

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Best Splurge: Oscar de la Renta Faille Floral Dress

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If your goal is to be the best-dressed guest at an upcoming wedding – this Oscar de la Renta dress will not disappoint. It's as stunning as a work of art and will look incredible in all of your photos.

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Best Allover Sparkle: Needle and Thread Rose Sequin Dress

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This sparkly number is a must-have for a formal wedding. Its combination of pastel hues and shimmering sequins will seamlessly take you from day to night.

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For a Backyard Wedding: Hill House Home Nesli Nap Dress

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If you don't already own a Hill House Home Nap dress, then it's time to add one to your wardrobe – starting with this elegant emerald green style. Whether you're attending a virtual wedding or a backyard ceremony, this dress strikes the perfect balance between style and comfort.

Shopping FAQs

Searching for the perfect floral dress? We've answered three common questions wedding guests have when shopping for a floral frock.

  • Can I wear a floral pattern to a wedding? Yes! A floral print outfit is an appropriate and stylish choice for all seasons and types of weddings.
  • Can I wear a floral dress to a winter wedding? Absolutely! Floral prints in rich jewel tones and moodier hues like black and navy work especially well for cold-weather weddings.
  • How should I style my floral dress? Since floral patterns can often be busy, it's sometimes best to keep accessories minimal and to let the dress do all of the talking. That said, if your personal style is bold and daring, consider styling your look with a pair of statement earrings or fun shoes.

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