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Spring is here, and with it comes a slew of weddings to attend. And while our wallets may not love the costs associated with all those invites, we love any reason to celebrate (and shop for pretty new dresses).

3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Guest Dress

1. Consider Trends (But Don't Feel Beholden to Them)

When it comes to trending dresses for spring 2022, we’re unsurprisingly seeing a ton of bright colors and lots of cut-out details. Still, while it’s fun to jump on trends, it never hurts to opt for a timeless pick like a classic LBD. A great, low-commitment way to try out a trend is by opting for a fun shoe, bag or necklace instead of a dress.

2. Steer Clear of Lengths and Fits You Tend to Not Like (No Matter How Hard You Try)

OK, this sounds self-explanatory, but if you hate high neck dresses on yourself, don’t buy a high neck dress. Just because your favorite influencer looked incredible in the high neck mini dress she wore for her sister’s wedding doesn’t mean you have to get it too.

3. Sometimes, a Practical Choice is the Best Choice

Since you’ll probably wear this dress more than once, you want to grab something that’s relatively comfortable (think wrap dresses or softer fabrics). You’ll also want to gravitate toward shoes that won’t kill your feet before the reception even starts, like a black or nude strappy block heel.

Keeping these tips in mind, check out 17 of the best spring wedding guest dress below.

Best Spring Wedding Guest Dresses at a Glance:

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Lulus

1. Lulus Elevated Chic Black Satin Midi Dress

Best Overall

A sleek LBD is always a great option, especially when it’s satin. We love the cowl neck and the fact that the simple silhouette of the dress is the perfect base to add a pop of color with our shoes or jewelry if we wanted to.

Buy It ($58)

Size range S to L

Reformation

2. Reformation Evelyn Dress

Best for a Formal Wedding

Going for a pastel-toned dress keeps the vibe spring-y, even for a formal wedding. The one shoulder and timeless baby blue hue on this one is especially elegant.

Buy It ($348)

Size range 0 to 12

Verishop

3. Dress the Population Allesia Tie Waist Dress

Best Knee-Length Dress

The simplicity of this black dress allows it to transition nicely from spring to summer to fall.

Buy It ($182)

Size range XS to XL

Lulus

4. Lulus Still The One Satin Maxi Dress

Best Maxi Dress

A dreamy satin maxi dress is a wonderful choice for a spring wedding. We love the stunning blush pink decorated with red, pink and white florals to brighten up our typical neutral color palette.

Buy It ($94)

Size range XXS to XL

Lulus

5. Lulus Love Stays True Maxi Dress

Best for a Beach Wedding

The tiered layers on this dress will blow in the ocean breeze during nuptials on the beach. Just add a statement necklace (or earrings) in gold and you’re good to go.

Buy IT ($89)

Size range XXS to XL

Reformation

6. Reformation Andee Dress

Best Floral Dress

This romantic, floral maxi is the wedding guest dress of our dreams. We love the floral cluster patterns and the elegant high neck.

Buy It ($378)

Size range 0 to 12

Nordstrom

7. XSCAPE Wrap Front Scuba Crepe Gown

Best Draped Dress

It’s not a maxi dress, it’s not a midi dress, but right in between. This ankle-length gown is beautifully draped for a flattering shape that will accentuate your waist, and this periwinkle tone screams spring.

Buy It ($178)

Size range 0 to 16

Lulus

8. Lulus Garden Bliss Maxi Dress

Best Cut-Out Option

The simple A-line silhouette of this maxi is complemented by the flowy sleeves, mid-high slit and side cut-outs. The soft lavender shade is gorgeous for spring and will complement so many skin tones.

Buy IT ($89)

Size range XXS to 3X

Revolve

9. H:ours Hayden Dress

Best Form Fitting Dress

We’re seriously obsessed with this canary yellow color, and the cut-outs and front slit are gorgeously seductive.

Buy It ($188)

Size range XXS to XL

Nordstrom

10. BB Dakota Floral Next Door Mini Dress

Best Ruffled Dress

A cute ruffled mini dress is a great go-to for a wedding guest dress. This one is easy to move around in, which we appreciate when we dance away the night.

Buy IT ($89)

Size range XXS to XL

ASTR the Label

11. ASTR The Label Puff Sleeve Midi Dress

Best Puff-Sleeve Dress

Florals and puff sleeves are as cute as it gets. Plus, the three quarter sleeves couldn’t be more flattering if they tried.

Buy It ($71)

Size range XXS to XL

ASOS

12. ASOS Design Maternity Pleated Midi Dress

Best Maternity Dress

An adorable (and comfortable) dress that accentuates your baby bump? Yes, please. We can’t get enough of the bow on the chest and the baby pink color.

Buy It ($68)

Size range 0 to 12

Amazon

13. Gobles One- Shoulder Midi Cocktail Dress

Best Amazon Option

The caped shoulder brings just the right amount of drama. This form-fitting number comes in 13 colors and has nearly 7,000 five-star ratings on Amazon.

$50; $40 at Amazon

Size range S to XXL

Lulus

14. Lulus Love You So Truly Strapless Midi Dress

Best Strapless Midi Dress

A strapless midi dress will photograph beautifully at a spring wedding, especially thanks to the fitted waist and flared bottom.

Buy It ($69)

Size range XS to XL

ASOS

15. Trendyol Halter Neck Wrap Dress

Best Halter Dress

This halter dress has a pleated, cinched waist that will flatter your curves while the beautiful pink hue will complement your skin tone.

Buy It ($57)

Size range 0 to 12

Lulus

16. Lulus Brighter Side Jaquard Mini Dress

Best Pastel Dress

Instead of your typical pastel purple and pink dresses, opt for a light green tone instead. This jacquard, floral print is a gorgeous option for your next wedding.

Buy It ($70)

Size range XS to XL

Lulus

17. Lulus Va Va Voom Backless Midi Dress

Best Low Back Dress

Nothing says sleek and chic like a simple black backless dress. Slick your hair into a low bun and finish off the look with some giant statement earrings.

Buy It ($59)

Size range XS to XL

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