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What to Wear as a Wedding Guest

What to Wear as a Wedding Guest

28 February 2022 / Caius Symboll®

What to Wear as a Wedding Guest

When you're invited to a wedding, the hardest question to answer is always "what should I wear?" It can be tricky to figure out what the bride and groom would prefer, especially if they haven't given any guidelines. In this blog post, we will give you some tips on what to wear as a wedding guest! We'll include suggestions for every type of wedding, from black tie affairs to casual beach weddings. So whether you're a little lost when it comes to fashion or not, read on for our ultimate guide to dressing for a wedding!

28 February 2022 / Caius Symboll®

Dress for Success

For a Black Tie Wedding:

If you’ve received an invitation to a black tie wedding, it’s safe to say that the bride and groom are expecting their guests to dress up. This doesn’t mean that you have to go out and buy an entirely new outfit, but it does mean that you should put a little more effort into what you choose to wear. When it comes to black tie weddings, the general rule is “classy and elegant.” So think sleek silhouettes, muted colors, and high-quality fabrics. If you’re not sure what to wear, a little black dress always works well! You could also go for a classic suit or gown with a modern twist. Just make sure that whatever you choose is tasteful and doesn’t look too flashy.


For a Casual Wedding:

If the invitation says “casual,” it’s safe to wear what you would normally wear to go out. This could be anything from jeans and a T-shirt to a sundress or shorts and a nice top. Just make sure that what you wear is comfortable and appropriate for the location. For example, if the wedding is taking place outside, you might want to avoid wearing anything too high-end or delicate. And if it’s taking place in the evening, you might want to add a jacket or cardigan to your outfit. When it comes to shoes, wedges or dressy sandals are always a good choice. Just make sure that you’re not wearing anything too stiletto-esque or uncomfortable.


For a Beach Wedding:

Beach weddings are usually quite casual, but that doesn’t mean you can wear just anything. After all, you want to be comfortable in the heat and sand! So what should you wear? A maxi dress or skirt is always a good option, as is a sundress or shorts and a nice top. You could also go for linen pants or a jumpsuit. As for shoes, wedges or sandals are the way to go. Just make sure that they’re comfortable enough to walk in! And if you’re worried about your hair and makeup, don’t be. A natural look is always best for a beach wedding.


Wedding Guest Tips

As a general rule of thumb, it is always better to be overdressed than underdressed for a wedding. However, there are a few other things to keep in mind when choosing what to wear as a wedding guest.

For example, if the wedding is during the day, you will want to avoid wearing anything too formal or too flashy. Conversely, if the wedding is at night, you can be a bit more dressed up.

In terms of what to wear, try to find something that is both stylish and comfortable. You will likely be spending a lot of time on your feet, so it’s important to choose shoes that are both flattering and practical.

If you are not sure what to wear, don’t be afraid to ask the bride or groom for some suggestions. They will likely be able to give you a few ideas and might even have a dress code that they would like their guests to follow.

More Helpful Tips!

– Try to avoid white or black clothing, as these colors are typically reserved for the bride and groom.

– If it is a formal wedding, opt for a long dress or a suit.

– If it is a more casual affair, you can get away with wearing a shorter dress or skirt.

– Be sure to check the weather forecast in advance and dress accordingly.

– Accessorize your outfit with some statement jewelry or a colorful scarf.

– Most importantly, have fun and be yourself!


Choosing a Wedding Photographer

From the moment your guests arrive at the reception hall, they are in for an experience like no other. Your wedding day should be a memorable one that you can share with loved ones forever- we want every person attending this special occasion to feel welcomed and loved by all who attend it too! So let us capture those moments of joyous celebration as well as any tearful goodbyes on film so future generations can see how much love existed on your day. Choose Symboll as your wedding photographer. Interested in wedding videography? We do that too. Thank you so much for reading! We can’t wait for you to have a blast on your day!


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