5 Little White Dresses For The Wedding And Beyond

by Heather Hall

These little white dresses are perfect for your wedding reception or exit–plus, they can totally be worn again! Here's how.


If you're getting married at a luxe hotel…

A feathery mini is fun and flirty for a glamorous farewell dress.

How to wear it again: Keep your accessories simple. An edgy moto jacket will dress down this fancy frock.

Dress by Lela Rose


If you're getting married in a garden…

A lightweight lace and illusion neckline makes this dress perfect for a romantic garden wedding getaway outfit.

How to wear it again: Pop on a pair of metallic flats and cinch on a leather belt for brunch with your friends.

Dress by Watters


If you're getting married at city hall…

A structured dress with a lacey peplum looks sophisticated and works well for a city hall wedding or as a wardrobe change at your reception.

How to wear it again: Pair it with a blazer and heels to wear to an upcoming work event.

Dress by Francesca Miranda


If you're getting married in an art gallery…

This structured, asymmetrical little white dress was made for a modern wedding.

How to wear it again: Add a stack of statement bangles and killer shoes and you've got a cocktail ensemble for your next dinner party.

Dress by Amsale Presents The Little White Dress


If you're getting married at the beach…

A lace sheath is casual, yet classy enough for an outdoor wedding.

How to wear it again: Put on your favorite strappy flats and a well-worn denim vest to wear for a weekend shopping excursion.

Dress by J. Crew Weddings & Parties

Are you wearing a short dress for the wedding or reception? Tell us below or tweet me @heatherhallm!

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