Wedding season is almost upon us, and you know what that means: a beautiful union … between you and whatever you’re wearing to the big event(s). Below, 25 plus-size wedding-guest dresses and jumpsuits for almost any occasion, budget, and taste.
The Retro, Romantic Midi
Katie Woven Midi Dress
Puff sleeves, a petaled print, and a pussy bow! Like that perfect vintage peasant dress you’ve always wanted, except it’s church-appropriate and actually fits over your chest.
A Floral Fishtail Confection
Ruffle Sleeve Drop Hem Dress
The Modern Hippie Option
Split Sleeve Gown
Floaty fabric and a keyhole neckline take the classic maxi up a notch.
An Emerald Gown That’s a Real Gem
ASOS DESIGN Curve ruffle sleeve maxi dress with cold shoulder
Channel “Hold Up”-era Beyoncé, but in a color that’s a little easier to wear.
A Sweet, Sexy Sundress
City Chic Plus Size Trendy So Fancy Lace Dress
This overlaid illusion dress (available in four colorways) is the best of both worlds.
A Sparkly Sherbet Stunner
ASOS CURVE Flutter Sleeve Midi Dress with Hanky Hem in Glitter Spot
Take this dress in a disco direction with sleek silver accessories, or a more bohemian one with espadrilles and at least one flower in your hair.
A Playful, Punchy Mini Dress
LAUREN RALPH LAUREN Bell Sleeve A-Line Dress
Pro: Nobody else will be wearing this color. Con: You’ll be easy for Aunt Zizzy to find in the crowd.
The Garden Party Go-to
ELIZA J Floral Chiffon High/Low Dress
A pretty plunge neckline and subtle ruffles give this dress a proper English rose look. And next fall, you can top it with a plus-size biker jacket and boots à la Kate Moss.
The Va-Va-Voom V-Neck
Plus Size V-Neck Mermaid Dress
$32, Forever 21
In case you bump into that mutual friend who just happens to be your ex.
A Curve-Enhancing Cocktail Dress
Taylor Off the Shoulder Midi Dress
That crossover bodice (available in six colorways) is just too good.
A Comfy, Sexy Sheath
Shelly Knot Front Slinky Dress
Because looking hot and having a third plate of hors d’oeuvres shouldn’t have to be mutually exclusive.
A Jumpsuit for Wide-Leg Lovers
Vince Camuto Bodice Crepe Ruffle Jumpsuit (Plus Size)
$55, Nordstrom Rack
A super elegant option for when pegged pants just aren’t your jam.
A Jumpsuit to Wear a Million Different Ways
ASOS CURVE Jumpsuit with Kimono Sleeve and Peg Leg
Perfect for those expecting to cut a rug at the reception.
One Knotty Frock
Knot Detail Shift Dress
A modern, minimalist take on bows of the past.
A Sculptural LBD
CITY CHIC Cape Sleeve Dress
The round-cut cape on this is less superhero, more Pierre Cardin.
A Fiery Red Dress With Killer Details
ELIZA J Jewel Neck Cape Sleeve Dress
Like a vintage-inspired, but very of-the-moment, geometric sleeve.
A Short, Sparkly Shift
PISARRO NIGHTS Draped Back Beaded Dress
For your glitziest cousin’s nuptials.
A Pretty Women Dress
Off the Shoulder High Leg Gown
Vivian Ward, is that you?
The Dusty Rose Dream Dress
ASOS CURVE PREMIUM Tulle One Shoulder Maxi Dress
Be the star of your own Degas.
A Gorgeous Gathered Gown
ASOS DESIGN Curve Bridesmaid ruched mesh bardot maxi dress
This dress’ draped bodice and dipped neckline are too pretty to pass up.
A Versatile Black Gown
Drop Shoulder Gown with Slit
Silky fabric and a timeless shape make this one a fit for most occasions.
And an Asymmetrical Version to Show Your Shoulder(s)
ADRIANNA PAPELL One-Shoulder Jumpsuit
In navy or blush pink, this suit’s a stunner.
A “The Leg” Dress if Ever There Was One
MAC DUGGAL Front Slit Sequin Gown
Can’t decide which of your assets to play up? This gown won’t make you choose.
A Beautifully Beaded Black Dress
MAC DUGGAL Beaded Lace Bodice Gown
Appropriately romantic, considering the occasion.
A Total Jessica Rabbit Look
MAC DUGGAL Strapless Bustier Rosette Gown
Come for the cleavage-containing mesh panel, stay for that incredible petaled skirt.
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