If you’re invited to a wedding this spring, your one and only goal should be to dress to impress without stealing the bride’s thunder. That usually means staying away from anything white or a look that’s too revealing. But that doesn’t mean you have to blend into the background.
Whether your bride-to-be planned a garden wedding or church ceremony, there are fresh dresses, jumpsuits and matching sets you can sport that’ll have you looking your best. And while floral prints and bright colors are safe bets, you can stand out by opting for more neutral hues, jacquard patterns or even pajama-style separates. You should also look for something that you can wear multiple times this season as opposed to a one-hit wonder.
Here are 17 wedding-appropriate looks that won’t put you on the bride’s bad side.