Whether you’re saying “I do”, or just a guest at a wedding, feeling your best on a special day is of the utmost importance. Today, more and more people are leaning toward gender-neutral looks, as opposed to traditional wedding attire, and we are absolutely here for it! Blurred binary boundaries are officially the future of fashion, which is why we’re so excited to highlight some of our favorite gender-neutral wedding and formalwear brands.
From traditional gowns to unique and bold pieces, brands and retailers are finally embracing the true meaning of love, acceptance, and inclusivity. And however you identify, we're here to say that there are many fashion options to choose from that will fit all body types and styles.
Ahead, check out nine phenomenal and inclusive retailers who’ve made it their mission to create gender-neutral pieces you’ll feel good about wearing each and every day.
If you haven’t yet heard of Kirrin Finch, your world is about to be rocked. This Brooklyn-based clothing company has it all—from formalwear to accessories to everyday casual pieces. The name, Kirrin Finch, was inspired by iconic fictional tomboys—"Georgina Kirrin" from The Famous Five and "Scout Finch" from To Kill A Mockingbird— and exemplifies the gender-defying spirit of the world today. Specifically, the brand's mission is to meet the demand for gender-neutral fashion, and fit a range of female and non-binary bodies.
Who says you have to choose between a suit and a dress for your big day? If you want a special look that isn’t gender-normative, check out Queera Wang. The label is known for its androgynous pieces that transcend bridal to create glamorous and regal occasionwear. As specifically stated by the brand, "Queera Wang is about fitting your body—not defining your gender. It's a custom, mix-and-match collection created for your singular silhouette with the intimacy and one-on-one attention of haute couture."
A custom suit created especially for you? Yes, please! Whether you head to the brand’s Brooklyn store for an in-person experience or create your ensemble virtually, Bindle & Keep is the key to a celebration-worthy look. Not only do you get to pick out every detail of your suit, but you have the ability to work one-on-one with a stylist to help with everything from alterations to designs. With endless options and a team dedicated to ensuring you feel and look your best, you can be sure you’ll be dressed to the nines if you work with Bindle & Keep.
If you’re looking to grab a few off-the-rack essentials, in addition to some formal pieces, Wildfang is definitely the first place to check. The online store specializes in comfortable and fashion-forward non-binary clothing, and also offers everything from casualwear to tuxes. Check out the Empower line for a variety of designs in a wide range of sizes, silhouettes, and colors—and don’t forget to peruse their sale section for great pieces at budget prices.
Upon his return to bridalwear in 2021, Christian Siriano told Brides "Some of these pieces are gender-bending, and are great for all different types of people—male, female, non-binary, transgender, and everyone in between." The designer, known for his elegant and chic wedding gowns, inclusively provides both gowns and tailored suits for everyone getting married. His latest collection also features dresses for all body types, with sizes ranging from US 0-28.
From suits, shirts, sportcoats, outerwear, accessories, and even shoes, Duchess Clothier has you covered. Literally! The Portland label is dedicated to celebrating diversity and outfitting all genders, identities, shapes, and sizes. Their luxurious pieces are custom-made for the perfect fit, and they’ll work within your budget and vision to create a look you love.
The Tailory NYC feels that fashion should be FLUID (freeing, lyrical, ungendered, inclusive, and dynamic), and their array of looks boasts just that. High-end suits that come in everything from traditional cuts and colors, to vibrant patterns and eccentric designs, are this retailer’s bread and butter. Book a virtual appointment to find your perfect fit, or create a custom look with the help of their skilled and passionate designers.
HauteButch is more than just a retailer, it’s an entire lifestyle community highlighting masculine style and androgynous aesthetic. Their pros pull from menswear styles to create ethically manufactured designs for everyone. Shop their shirts, shoes, accessories, and jewelry that exemplify the new standard in fashion.
Ditch the rental and get a suit for the same price with SuitShop (formerly known as The Groomsman Suit). The online retailer provides high-quality, inclusive tailoring at a price you can feel good about. Not only do they have a variety of cuts and styles, but you can even order a suit and test it out for seven days before deciding if it’s for you. Plus, with fabric swatches, virtural appoitnments, and an easy-to-use fit guide, you can be sure you’re getting the best look at a budget-conscious price.