December 13, 2021  •  5min read

What Dress to Wear to a Bridal Shower Party

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So, you’ve spent a lot of time figuring out what wedding dress you want, but a bridal shower dress is something different that you also need to spend some time looking for as well.  As you’ll be taking a lot of photos during the bridal shower as a bride-to-be, you’ll want to pick a dress that still represents your bridal style.

15 Best Dresses for A Bridal Shower

Feminine designs with lovely lace details, puffed sleeves and necklines that are off the shoulders all dominate this season’s trend, all of which suit the fashion-forward bridal shower looks perfectly.

If you’re more into the classic style, the lace dress is a beautiful and romantic choice whether you’re looking for a classic white bridal color or a beautiful pastel hue like a blush or light blue color.

If you’re interested in wearing white and want some additional colors, look for a floral or gingham printed dress. There’s never a rule where you must wear white for a bridal shower.

For a bridal shower in a destination wedding in Bali, you’ll probably suit the casual bride-to-be style with a sundress and light fabrics like cotton and linens as the perfect chic choice.

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Let’s look at our top dress picks for a bridal shower for every style.

1. Off the Shoulder Dress

An off-the-shoulder dress offers a stunning neckline and a beautiful lace fabric. There’s a lot to love about a midi dress, especially with extra features like an eyelash lace ham and sleeves.

2. Lace Dress for The Classic Bride

A tea-length dress sewn in corded lace all over is the perfect choice for any daytime celebration. These dresses may feature removable straps for a strapless look.  

3. Maxi Dress for Pared-Back

Every eye will turn to you once you’ve entered the room in a plain yet elegant maxi dress. Look for a style that expresses the minimalist bride who likes a relaxing silhouette.  

4. Try on White Jumpsuit Sets

Pick a versatile jumpsuit if you want something that suits all kinds of celebrations, from engagement parties to bridal showers and even the after-parties.

5. Floral Print Dress by ASOS

This sundress will make you look stunning in all angles, featuring beautiful floral patterns, a bodice in ruffle trims and a unique strappy back. Tie up your hair to showcase every gorgeous little detail of this silhouette.

6. Puff Sleeve Linen Midi Dress

This light design made out of comfortable linen is an excellent choice for a summer/beach celebration or anywhere with warm weather. The ethereal design perfectly suits some simple sandals and your favorite pieces of jewelry.

7. Ivy Dress for A Garden Party

This slightly roomy maxi dress is an excellent choice for a garden-inspired bridal shower. Wear it with a pair of strappy sandals and eye-catching earrings to capture that romantic look.

8. Elegant Off The Shoulder Mini Dress

With an off-the-shoulder neckline adorned by feminine floral prints and a beautiful open back, this dress by Markarian’s is the definition of elegance. You can easily dress up or down on this versatile design, depending on the type of celebration.

9. Anglaise Cotton Mini Dress for An Outdoor Party

If you’re looking for a feminine-meets-ethereal dress, check out this cotton mini dress from LoveShackFancy. Presenting a dress that’s perfect for outdoor bridal showers or at a beachside.

10. Bow Back Dress for The Best Mini Dress

A mini dress is sweet, and you can add a casual pair of bridal sneakers for a more formal feel with added strappy heels or mules.

11. Sequin Dress for An Evening Bridal Shower

For an evening bridal shower, consider taking a dress with some sparkles like a stunning sequin dress. It’s an excellent choice for a party dress and will offer some fantastic photo results!

12. A Pink Floral Dress for The Best Colors

If you’re not in the mood for classic white dresses, then a gorgeous pink floral dress will complement a bold aesthetic and a vibrant color palette.

13. Crystal-Embellished Floral-Print Dress for The Best Floral Print

A nice dress printed in floral frock never gets old, especially for a bridal shower. Find one that comes with a flattering neckline and crystal-embellished bodice.

14. Steve Madden Lace Dress for The Best Lace Dress

A classic little white dress should be in anyone’s wardrobe. This cute little lace style dress can fit into any celebrations leading up to a big day.

15. Sleeper Silk White Dress for The Trendiest Look

This naturally chic and sophisticated dress offers an off-the-shoulder design, a divine pick for a stylish bride. Match it up with some white jewelry to grasp that monochrome look.

What You Need to Look for in A Bridal Shower Dress

With so many things to look for in a dress, it can be overwhelming to find the right bridal shower outfit for you. to help you narrow down your picks, try looking for styles and silhouettes that don’t only seem right for the venue but also fits the theme of the bridal shower. Remember that no rule states you have to wear white for a bridal shower. If you want to wear a colorful combo, look for dresses with stunning floral prints and bright hues.

Guntur author at Bali Wedding
Guntur has been writing tips and tricks for weddings in Bali since 2020. He has written everything from preparing a pre-wedding in Bali to the best wedding dress and makeup you should choose for a wedding in paradise.

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