27 Must-See Pastel Wedding Guest Dresses
Finding a special occasion fit that follows the dress code and speaks to your personal style can be a challenge. Enter: The pastel wedding guest dress. What's so special about this pale family of colors? Pastels are subtle, delicate, inherently romantic and thus a reliable go-to for wedding guest dresses. That's why we've gathered a variety of standout pastel party dresses—in a range of budgets, lengths and styles—to help you find the best wedding guest outfit for you. Whether you're following a formal dress code or feeling something more casual, there's no shortage of chic options below. And if you have several weddings to attend throughout the year, we've got you covered with some versatile selections that'll work with a range of accessories. Below, shop editor-approved picks you can add to your cart right now.
ASOS DESIGN Ruched Puff Sleeve Maxi Dress in a White Base With Yellow and Blue Floral Print
Ruched design, puffed short sleeves and dreamy watercolors—what's not to love about this floral dress by ASOS? Dress it down for a casual ceremony with slip-on sandals, or take it up a notch with sparkly jewelry and stilettos.
Ruched Lace Sheath Gown With Slit Skirt and Shawl
A special guest needs a special dress—and this lace evening gown with a slit skirt and removable shawl is just that. Whether you're the mother of the bride or the mother of the groom, this sophisticated number is sure to be a hit.
ELOQUII Maxi Slip Dress
This sleek slip dress with a watercolor tie-dye print can be dressed up or down. Add metallic hoops and strappy heels for a semi-formal or upscale event, or slip into comfy sandals for low-key backyard nuptials. Either way, you'll look effortlessly chic.
Adrianna Papell Petaluma Sequin Dress in Fog
If you prefer sleeves, this shimmery sheath dress is a stunning choice for a formal wedding. The gorgeous combo of 3D sequin details and pale blue hue will set you apart from the crowd.
River Island Lace Volume Sleeve Mini Dress in Pink
Vintage-inspired romance meets modern day style with this minidress. Allover lace, puff sleeves and a high collar give a nod to a bygone era, while the flirty hemline keeps it au courant.
ModCloth x Hutch Tie-Shoulder Midi Dress
Simple and chic, this sage green slip dress is equal parts romantic and easy and comes in sizes 0 to 26. Psst, we also love this as a bridesmaid dress for laid-back nuptials.
Nightway Cold-Shoulder High-Low Gown
This flowy, cold-shoulder dress with watercolor floral prints will have you looking picture-perfect for a semi-formal or casual wedding. Whether you're attending a beachside ceremony in flats or cutting up the dance floor in strappy metallic heels, this dreamy number is a versatile choice.
LoveShackFancy Jordie Dress
Attending a formal summer wedding? This pastel yellow dress is pure sunshine. The long tiered skirt, luxe poplin fabric and asymmetrical ruffle details take a breezy silhouette to the next level.
Vila Mini Tulle Smock Dress With Low Back and Bow Detail in Green
The subtle puff sleeves and back bow of this mini dress add a fashion-forward vibe to aguest dress. Whether you're headed to a casual outdoor ceremony or to a seaside affair, you can't go wrong with a lightweight option with standout details.
AQUA Toile Printed Ruffled Mini Dress
It's all in the details. The allover toile print of this dress plus ruffle skirt and puff sleeves make this mini dress a casual wedding must.
BHLDN Tansy Satin Charmeuse Maxi Dress in Dusty Rose
This maxi dress is universally flattering, thanks to a wrapped silhouette with a plunging V-neckline. Its silky fabric can go either semi-formal or, depending on how you accessorize. Bonus: It's also offered in plus sizes.
Never Fully Dressed Tiered Midi Sun Print Dress With Pom Pom Details in Yellow
Summer wedding fits and vibrant hues go hand in hand. This yellow linen frock with pom-pom details is made for a destination wedding in a tropical locale.
David's Bridal Spaghetti Strap Lace High Low Plus Size Mini Dress in Light Blue
We love the asymmetric hem, flattering V-neck and back bow detail of this charming lace dress for a cocktail or semi-formal dress code. The high-low hem also allows you to show off a killer pair of shoes.
Hello Sweetheart Light Yellow Puff Sleeve Tiered Midi Dress
This romantic cottage-style summer dress comes in several pastel shades perfect for casual spring and summer weddings. As if the puff sleeves and sunny yellow shades weren't chic enough, the open back with bow details is an extra-special touch.
LoveShackFancy Weslan Dress
A garden party in a dress, this vibrant, floral print midi dress is equal parts playful and sophisticated. Pair it with strappy sandals and minimalistic hoops for a cool contrast.
Calvin Klein Belted Floral-Print Dress in Canary
This floral print dress with a flattering silhouette and flirty flowy skirt is a summery dream. It'll also work for a casual event in warmer months.
Simply Be Midi Dress With Tie Back Detail in Pink Ditsy
Bring the cottagecore vibes with this floral dress that's perfect for casual and semi-formal wedding dress codes. The crisscross detail in the back makes for a dramatic exit, while the midi length offers comfort and versatility.
ASOS DESIGN Pleated Twist Back Cap Sleeve Maxi Dress in Light Blue
Looking for a formal wedding attire option you'll wear again and again? This elegant maxi dress, which also comes in plus sizes and maternity sizes, flatters all body types thanks to a pleated skirt, sweetheart neckline and flutter sleeves.
MAC DUGGAL Sequined Midi Dress in Rose
Channel the great era of Gatsby in this glitzy midi dress. Allover sequins and a curve-skimming silhouette give an otherwise classic style a more festive feel.
Sam Edelman Blouson Pleated Skirt Midi Dress in Lilac
Move over blush, lilac is the new pastel "it" shade. This vibrant purple hue gives this streamlined midi dress with a halter neckline a totally fresh feel.
SAGE COLLECTIVE Ruffled Bodycon Dress in Morning Glory
You can't go wrong with a structured dress with a shorter hemline for a cocktail or semi-formal wedding. The ruffle skirt on this one gives it a fun and flirty vibe.
ASOS DESIGN Shirred Bodice Tiered Maxi Dress With Volume Sleeves in Yellow
In the market for modest wedding guest attire? The puffed sleeves, tiered skirt and ruched bodice of this sunny maxi dress make for one effortlessly fashion-forward look.
Lulus Forever My Sweetheart Lilac Floral Print Ruffled Midi Dress
This floral midi dress with ruffle details is ideal for a casual outdoor wedding for a couple of reasons: The lightweight material can stand up to high temps, while the pretty print looks right at home in natural surroundings.
Little Mistress Plus Lace Top Twist Detail Pleated Skater Midi Dress in Dove Gray
This formal maxi works for guests and bridesmaids alike. The lace, long-sleeve top with a cutout detail plus a flowy pleated skirt equals a seriously romantic look.
Aidan Mattox Metallic Cocktail Dress
Here's a well-structured, knee-length cocktail dress perfect for weddings in all seasons. The asymmetrical neckline is a distinct touch that makes this long-sleeve number a total standout. Add metallic or neutral heels and you're good to go.
London Plus Ribbed Pencil Midi Dress With Tie Belt in Powder Blue
A total classic, this ribbed pencil midi dress with tie belt has Jackie O vibes. Pair with closed-toe pumps for a perfectly polished look.
Pretty Little Thing Rose Long Sleeve Pleated Midi Dress in Rose
A simple, long-sleeve dress will work for a variety of celebrations, no matter the season. Pair this versatile number with strappy heels or polished pumps for a timeless look.