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Rehearsal Dinner Dresses That Curb Last-minute Jitters Right Away

Rehearsal Dinner Dresses
Although the wedding invitation mentions the dress code for a rehearsal dinner, dressing appropriately for the event is essential. Read the article for different styles of dresses along with options for accessories to make the outfit complete.
Wedessence Staff
Last Updated: Mar 1, 2018
Whether you're the bride, a bridesmaid, or a guest at the wedding, choosing a dress to wear for the rehearsal dinner can leave anyone confused. A rehearsal dinner is carried out to practice the ceremony from beginning to end. Which is why, dressing for the occasion requires as much attention as any other component of the wedding. As you read the rest of the article, you will see that along with the various styles of dresses, we've also provided options for jewelry, purses, and shoes.
Lace Dresses
Jewelry - Diamond or rhinestone stud earrings, a delicate bracelet, and a cocktail ring
Purse - Frame clutch, satin clutch, or envelope clutch purse
Shoes - Peep-toe shoe boots, platform pumps, peep-toe pumps, or gladiator heels
For Brides
Girl in blue dress
For Guests
Girl in black dress
Ruffle Dresses
Jewelry - Pearl earrings or chandelier earrings (that matches your dress's style) and a delicate choker necklace or bracelet
Purse - Clutch purse
Shoes - Cap-toe pumps, wedge heels, stiletto pumps, or strappy sandals
(Optional - pearl or rhinestone headband)
For Brides
Green dress
For Guests
Pink dress
Strapless Dresses
Jewelry - Hoop earrings and matching bracelet, no earrings and statement necklace, or bracelet and statement necklace
Purse - Wrap clutch, satin frame clutch, or glitter clutch
Shoes - Peep-toe pumps, strappy sandals, embellished pumps, or pointed heels
For Brides
Girl in baby pink dress
For Guests
Teenager Wearing Purple Strapless Dress
One Shoulder Dresses
Jewelry - Chandelier earrings or (silver, diamond, or pearl) drop earrings, bracelet (similar design), and cocktail ring
Purse - Sequin foldover clutch, chain mesh foldover clutch, or hard case clutch
Shoes - Strappy heels, ankle strap heels, or peep-toe shoes
For Brides
Happy girl
For Guests
Black dress
Dresses with Bow
Jewelry - Statement necklace, bangle bracelet, and matching earrings
Purse - Satin clutch, hard case clutch, envelope clutch purse, or quilted clutch
Shoes - Strappy heels, peep-toe heels, pumps, or slingback heels
(Optional - You can add a floral headband)
For Brides
Smiling girl
For Guests
Red dress
Dresses with Belt
Jewelry - Long necklace pendant, long beaded necklace, or statement necklace, chandelier earrings or hoop earrings, and matching bracelet
Purse - Chain-strap shoulder bag, quilted clutch purse, envelope clutch purse, or foldover clutch purse
Shoes - Peep-toe heels, peep-toe booties, pointed-toe heels, or closed-toe pumps
For Brides
White dress
For Guests
Black dress
Halter Dresses
Jewelry - Chunky necklace and matching cocktail ring or linear earrings and matching bracelet
Purse - Envelope clutch purse, ruffled purse, or oversized clutch
Shoes - Stilettos, peep-toe stilettos, ballet flats, strappy heels, strappy flats, or strappy gladiator wedges
For Brides
Halter Dresses
For Guests
Halter Dresses
Corset Dresses
Jewelry - Beaded chocker or statement necklace with matching earrings and bracelet
Purse - Hard case baguette clutch, sequin clutch, octagon clutch, or round clutch
Shoes - Slingback heels, strappy heels, pumps, peep-toe pumps, or ballet flats
For Brides
Corset Dress
For Guests
Corset Dress
Cap Sleeve Dresses
Jewelry - Big stud earrings and matching bracelet (no necklace)
Purse - Envelope clutch, wristlet clutch, quilted clutch, or wide-clasp clutch
Shoes - Wedge sandals, kitten heel sandals, peep-toe pumps, or cap-toe pumps
For Brides
Cap Sleeve Dress
For Guests
Cap Sleeve Dress
If you are going to purchase a new dress or wearing something you already own, try the dress on along with the accessories, before the event. This way, you'll know how the outfit's going to look on you. At the day of the event, make sure to bring a light sweater or shawl. No matter what the temperatures are, you will be prepared. Also, remember the golden rule
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comfort is fashionable.
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