The Best Dress Style to Wear to a Wedding, According to a Stylist


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When she’s not working with big names like Lupita Nyong’o, Jennifer Hudson, and Hilary Swank or fulfilling her duties as official Armi Captain at luxury rental and styling platform Armarium, celebrity stylist Micaela Erlanger also divulges her fashion expertise in our Ask a Stylist column. From the best places to source vintage to the secret to finding your most flattering jeans, come back each week for a professional’s perspective.

While I’ve earned my career dressing celebs for red carpet and press events, my number one style rule still remains the same when dressing for today’s topic weddings. Through my 10 years as a stylist, I’ve learned the only way to look your absolute best is if you feel your best, because confidence will always shine through no matter what you’re wearing. That said, my friends do ask me the best dress style to wear to a wedding quite often, and I have to say I always answer with something that is structured and fits your body well. The timeless cut will always lend a classy look. Keep reading to shop my favorite timeless dresses that are perfect for your next wedding.

Micaela Erlanger
Celebrity Stylist

A self proclaimed “vintage-a-holic, and glamour girl” Micaela’s clients include: Lupita Nyong’o, Michelle Dockery, Meryl Streep, Jared Leto, Common, Jennifer Hudson, Hilary Swank, Tatiana Maslany and John Boyega.The hallmark of Micaela’s work is her meticulous attention to detail and a keen focus on the client’s needs and objectives. With a love for all things beautiful and alluring, coupled with an appreciation of the whimsical, Micaela brings a versatile and fresh approach to styling.