For fashion-focused wedding guests, the thought of what to wear is typically the first to strike after receiving a save the date. From unique silhouettes to modern prints and eye-catching accessories, there are a lot of ways to make a statement with wedding guest attire, though, earning the title of best-dressed doesn’t always equate to an outfit full of flashy pieces. Oftentimes, it’s the way in which you pair pieces together, even if they skew minimalist or classic. And no one knows the ins and outs of assembling extraordinary ensembles better than fashion stylists. They’re pros at putting together eye-catching wedding guest outfits with a twist — there’s always something about a stylist-made look that you would have never thought of yourself whether it involves a mix of unexpected colors, distinctive accessories to set off a classic silhouette, or unique proportions you might not have considered for yourself.
For a fashion insider approach to piecing together sartorially winning wedding guests outfits, we tapped four fashions stylists — Sissy Sainte-Marie, Rachael Wang, Rebecca Dennett, and Doria Santlofer — for their tips and tricks. From their favorite labels for wedding guest dresses to the coolest dress alternatives and chicest accessories, scroll on for their expert advice and shop their picks for your next wedding — there’s something for every style, size, and price point.