10 Stunning Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50

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These Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50 Work for Any Type of Wedding

The bride doesn't have it easy, deciding on a dress, but neither do any of the female wedding guests.

Weddings come in all shapes and sizes, so figuring out which dress will work for the occasion is easier said than none. And if you're a woman over 50, you know your options are severely limited—which surprisingly makes things more difficult.

That all being said, there are plenty of wedding guest dresses for women over 50 that work for all sorts of women. We just so happened to round up the best ones for you, so get to browsing the selection below!


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1. Kohl's Women's Chaps Flutter Sleeve Faux-Wrap Dress

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Buy it from Kohl's for $95 here!

A wrap dress looks good on everyone. But if you don't want to tie yourself into a gown, opt for this faux-wrap dress instead. It gives off the illusion of one without all the hassle.

2. Nordstrom Chaus Laura Faux-Wrap Midi Dress

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When we think of the epitome of a wedding guest dress, something similar to this one comes to mind. Another faux-wrap dress, this one is so effortlessly elegant and will get you many of compliments at the wedding you wear it to.

3. Chico's Floral Twist-Front Dress

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For a more fun and colorful display, go with this floral twist-front dress from Chico's. Even though the pattern is a bit bold, we promise you won't have to worry about upstaging the bride.

4. Kohl's Women's Chaps Sleeveless Midi Dress

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Still a fun floral print, this one is a little bit more toned down than the version above. Nevertheless, it's perfect for a summer beach wedding or even one in the midst of spring.

5. Nordstrom Maggy London Asymmetrical Midi Dress

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Many wedding guest dresses for women couldn't be described as fashionable, but this one is absolutely that. With its sea blue hue and modern style, this design will help you stand out from the other wedding-goers with ease.

6. Chico's Black and White Paisley Bell-Sleeve Dress

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Paisley print is always a great option for women over 50. It makes you look mature, but not old, as some other prints often do with women in that age range.

7. Kohl's Women's Nina Leonard Balloon-Sleeve Shift Dress

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Though this dress comes in a variety of colors and patterns, you can't go wrong with the simple black dress option. The sleeves give it a little something extra and you can always dress it up with some more bold accessories.

8. Nordstrom Dress the Population High/Low Mermaid Hem Evening Dress

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Buy it from Nordstrom for $273 here!

For weddings that are a bit of a black tie affair, this high/low mermaid gown will do the trick. The best part is, you can get away with wearing it to other high-class events. All you need to do is switch up your accessories whenever you wear it and you'll be good to go.

9. Chico's Embroidered Mesh Dress

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Buy it from Chico's for $104.99 here!

Mesh is all the rage these days. So if you want to be seen as stylish and trendy, it'd be wise to invest in this floral embroidered dress.

10. Kohl's Women's Apt. 9 Sleeveless Lace Medallion Dress

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Buy it from Kohl's for $60 here!

A classic and simple option is waiting for you in the form of this lace medallion dress. It's the perfect mix of dressy and casual, so you can wear it to any wedding you have coming up.

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