There's so much to love about a winter wedding, from the delicious winter wedding food to the stunning Christmas wedding decor.
If you have been invited to a winter wedding and you're wondering what to wear then start browsing some of the most glamorous winter wedding guest dreses.
Sparkly Winter Wedding Guest Dresses
More is more, this year! This high-necked metallic number hides a sexy secret with a completely cut-away back. Barely any accessories are needed to ramp this ASOS outfit up to the max. Pair with a bold lip and prepare to shine in all the photos.
Intricately hand-embellished to give a unique look, this artisan slip dress from Monsoon sparkles with beads and gems, while the opulence factor soars sky-high with its punchy violet velvet fabric.
If your wedding has a frosty theme, this Little Mistress column maxi dress is perfect for the occasion. The classic baroque sequin pattern stands out against the slate grey fabric, while a split hem at the back flashes the perfect amount of leg for a crisp winter day.
ASOS Curve have pulled out all the stops with this dreamy embellished skater dress. The cotton-candy colour is elegant and feminine and we love the floaty sleeves. Try pairing with stand-out pearl earrings and chunky silver heels.
A divinely vampy choice for everyone who’s still secretly sad they never got their letter from Hogwarts. Beads, stars and sparkle make for an out-of-this-world look that can be worn time and time again. It comes with a matching cami slip underneath.
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Lace Winter Wedding Guest Dresses
Teal is a very flattering colour, especially a darker hue like in this Little Mistress design. The eye-catching lace ruffle elevates this to wedding-worthy, while the fitted waist flatters the figure for a beautifully stylish look.
Smart and demure, this Rosemary A-Line Lace Dress from Sugarhill Boutique is the chicest choice for anyone who doesn't want to show too much skin but is still after a flattering cut and colour (which in winter is a godsend!).
This deep navy frock is ideal for a winter wedding, with a gorgeous sequinned lace overlay that'll catch the light as you hit the dance floor for the evening reception. Simple yet spangly enough to transition from day to night, the fit-and-flare style suits all body types too.
Paper Dolls have brought to us an insanely pretty shimmering crochet lace dress which was made for winter weddings. The high neckline and jade green colour are the perfect choices for such a sophisticated dress. This needs some sparkly heels and a matching glam clutch bag.
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Black Tie Winter Wedding Guest Dresses
Black tie dress codes require the crème de la crème of wedding guest dresses, especially in winter. We would highly consider this Monsoon design one of those dresses. Slinky, dripping in sequins and embroidery detail, and with a stylish split at the side, this will stand out amongst the glitz of a black tie wedding.
This rich merlot maxi perfectly balances sophistication and glamour. We love the floaty skirt and the delicate lace detail on the sleeves for a feminine black tie look that oozes class.
The striking pattern on this rose gold dress from Dorothy Perkins is perfect for an elegant and stylish wedding dress code. The structured prom dress shape flatters all figures, while the black and gold make this excellent value design feel totally luxury.
The Bardot-style neckline and wintry merlot colour ooze style on this sequin bodycon cress by Very. We have a serious weakness for all things glitzy and this all midi-length dress brings bags of ladylike glamorous to any black tie event.
Black tie doesn't mean you can't go bright and bold. Turn heads in this seriously sleek and slinky silk kimono-style wrap dress from Topshop that will leave you feeling like a million dollars and getting into the festive spirit.
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Fabulously Floral Winter Wedding Guest Dresses
This striking poppy dress from Warehouse has a vibrant pattern which we just cannot stop staring at. This is an amazing alternative to super-glitzy winter dresses if that isn’t your style and the gathered waist is very flattering. Pair with black tights or go bare and show off your pins.
This graceful velvet dress from Oasis fits the bill for anyone looking for a gorgeously flirty and fun design but in a more modest length. Plus the thickness of the fabric means you’ll be kept warm even in a chilly church. Pair with block heels and sparkly accessories.
A bold blossom pattern with flashes of orange and blue will stand-out among the usual soft whites and deep reds of winter wedding decor. With a high neckline and short sleeves, this is a versatile dress that will last far beyond just the wedding day. Add statement earrings and heels to make this lace Paper Doll dress really shine.
This bright floral dress will make a real statement, especially at a winter wedding. The wrap shape is funky and fun, while the plunging neckline adds a sexy edge. This Miss Selfridge dress needs some killer heels to turn this whole look into one that will be remembered for a long time.
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Something Blue Winter Wedding Guest Dresses
We're huge fans of blue bridesmaid dresses, so her come some stunning blue dresses that are totally wedding guest worthy – like this one from Nine by Savannah Miller at Debenhams. Pale ice blue is an amazing colour choice for a wedding in the colder months and it couldn't look better than it does here. Featuring a peplum hem and subtle lustre, this tea dress is effortlessly stylish.
We love this dazzler from Matthew Williamson's Butterfly collection at Debenhams. Bold blue sequins make this a head-turner at a wedding, while cute bohemian flower detailing and a good length mean it's ceremony-appropriate too.
Baby blue really works with winter wedding colour schemes. This Ellie lace dress from Sugarhill Boutique combines feminine and flirty in its retro, fluted sleeve and flattering A-line shape. Silver heels would top this off perfectly.
If the wedding you’re attending requires a seriously prestige guest look, we suggest you get yourself this strapless dress with an asymmetric hem. The black lace hem gives this dress just enough detail to turn heads and make you the best dressed guest at that winter wedding.
This shift design dress is super flattering and we can’t say enough how much we love those sleeves. The dramatic pleats give a swinging '70s vibe to this ASOS Curve contender that’s ideal for getting your groove on at the reception, while the style and length are also glamorous and sophisticated enough for a day event.
Now we here at hitched know that weddings don't only occur in the winter... Summer weddings do exist too so we've put together a list of the ultimate summer wedding guest dresses for you to plan ahead with.