The Best Destination Wedding Guest Dresses for 2023
Beach wedding on the horizon? No idea what to wear? Do not worry, Temu, the online marketplace known for its wide selection of elegant and chic dresses has just the seaside look you need. In general, receiving an invitation to a beach wedding is quite exciting. It’s basically an excuse for a vacation. A vacation with a group of people you love, in the sun, and they will be at least one night with an open bar! However, this type of tropical getaway wedding brings up new wardrobe dilemmas. Style queries you may not have encountered before. Like, what kind of guest dresses are appropriate for a destination wedding? How many looks will I need? What kind of shoes can you wear on the sand? When planning a destination wedding, you need to think carefully about the type of guest dresses you choose to pack in your suitcase. First, you need to think about location. What will the weather be like during this beach wedding? How is the place? Will you need a blanket at night? Then there is the type of celebration. Are you supposed to be formal on the sand yet? Or is it more of a casual affair?
We know we’re asking a lot of questions in your direction right now, and all you want to do is browse through some guest dresses for that 2023 destination wedding! So let’s not delay. We’ve rounded up a selection of dresses that are perfect for a casual, boho-style beach wedding. Lots of florals, prints and floaty fabrics that will help you stay cool while sipping margaritas by the sea.
Guest dresses for a bohemian-style destination wedding in 2023
We’ve selected 10 chic Temu-appropriate guest dresses to wear for any beautiful and breezy destination wedding celebration. Best of all, the dresses are all under $20!
Floral Print V-Neck Summer Midi Dress
This super flattering style from Temu is ideal for a beach wedding, as its floaty fabric and relaxed silhouette will keep you from feeling too hot or constricted. The pretty print is bold, without being overwhelming, and it’s available in blue or cream – our favorite is cream! A good dress to wear up or down, with its cinched waist that lends itself perfectly to an on-trend belt.
Summer Floral One Shoulder Flowy Boho Maxi Dress
Destination wedding guest dresses should be fun, and this style sure is! With its floaty ballgown skirt, ruffles and statement floral print, this dress from Temu is sure to steal just the right amount of spotlight on the big day! The single shoulder gives the dress a carefree vibe, while the gathered waist keeps the figure flattering. Lengthwise, you’ll be able to navigate the sand with ease, and the lightweight fabric will certainly keep you cool.
V-Neck Short Sleeve Printed Maxi Dress
This floral number is the perfect balance between formal and casual. Its slightly peplum silhouette, V-neck and short sleeves give it an elegant look. But the bold print, hand-tied waistband and lightweight fabric really bring the party vibe! We love a dress you can wear over and over again, and this fun maxi dress from Temu would be ideal for any semi-smart celebration. Or even just brunch with the girls. The fit is so complementary and the placement of the high waisted waistband helps keep this style ultra-flattering.
Floral print belted shirt dress
Is there anything more chic than a shirt dress? This Temu print simply exudes sophistication, and its bold print is sure to be a standout look. The short sleeves, collar and midi length offer that style formality. But if you want to feel a little more laid-back when the sun goes down, release a few buttons on the skirt and you’ll be free to show off some moves on the dance floor! The shape is effortlessly complementary, while the multicolored print lends itself easily to coordinating with footwear and accessories.
Geometric Floral Dress with Ruffle Hem
Easy, airy and bold. This round neck halter from Temu makes us feel like we’re on summer vacation! One of the most carefree in our selection of destination wedding guest dresses. With a very put together look, but just as simple. The type of style you can just throw on 2 minutes before you go out and look fabulous! There is a modern geometric pattern that gives a confident look, which works well with the modern bohemian aesthetic, without leaning too much in that direction. The silhouette is flattering with a hand-tied belt just below the bust and a crew neck halter that elongates the body shape.
Short-Sleeve Satin Ruched Shirt Dress
This maxi can and should be worn time and time again. With a look that lends itself to almost any occasion. It is button up, shirt style suits almost any figure. While the choice of 5 different colors makes this one of the most versatile wedding guest dresses on our list. For a classic beach wedding, we think the champagne tone would be ideal.
Off-the-Shoulder Chiffon Maxi Dress
If you want to elevate your look as day turns to night, this maxi dress from Temu might be the perfect style. With a chic off-the-shoulder design, a ruffled top and a thigh-high slit, this dress is definitely fun and a little flirty. Without losing any of the essential formality in destination wedding guest dresses, especially evening affairs. The construction is an ultra-lightweight chiffon, which will help keep you cool on those balmy Bali nights. And the fit and flare silhouette will look stunning when you’re swept up onto the dance floor.
Floral Print Bohemian Wrap Midi Dress
Whether it’s a classic red, elegant green or pastel blue, this daisy print midi is an all-around chic look for a beach wedding. The perfect daytime style, with a lightweight, non-sticky structure ideal for sunny afternoon walks. While the wraparound design lets you show some skin and let the cool breeze in. This high wrap detail is also extremely flattering, as is the modern v-neck and cap sleeves.
Long Sleeve V-Neck Floral Print Dress
If you want to cover up while staying cool during beach festivities, this long, sleek style might be for you. It is fitted, an elasticated band under the chest offers a complementary feminine silhouette. While the low V-neck adds a flattering and modern touch to the top. The dress is crafted from a striking yet subtle floral print, timeless in design and ideal for any summer celebration. The length is perfect with heels, but just as elegant with flats.
Maxi long dress with palm print
Cinching in all the right places, this elegant maxi dress resembles a classic shirt dress with its lantern sleeves and buttons. And pair it with a striking palm tree print that certainly matches the tropical vibes we’re going for! Pair it with a flattering pleated top skirt, an oversized hand-tie belt and a modern v-neck. And you have all the ingredients for a destination wedding guest dress that screams, ‘Where’s the beachside cocktail bar?!’
Still haven’t found the perfect guest dress for that destination wedding? Don’t panic, we have so many other styles to offer! Take you to women’s fashion department to browse everything, or use our search bar at the top if you’re looking for something more specific.
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