Dressing for a Winter Wedding Is Hard, But We're Here to Help

Dressing for a winter wedding raises its own set of unique questions. Will I still look good in photos if I wear a coat? Will my outfit still suit the dress code if I wear a jacket? Can I last the entire course of the wedding in these shoes? (We’ve already rounded up the comfiest shoes to wear by the way.)

Temperature aside, all you need is a dress that will make you feel your best (read: fit perfectly) from ceremony to the dance floor. It's also important not to compromise and buy something at the last minute in a panic—take your time and get it right early. Whether it's a wedding on the beach, at a farm or winery, or even a traditional ballroom soirée, we've got you covered with these editor-approved outfits.

Keep scrolling to shop our favourite wintry looks.



Beach wedding 

Mustard yellow is a great choice for a flash of colour when the weather is grey, and the exaggerated sleeves and waist tie make for a flattering choice. Pair with a chunky platform sandal.

Wear with sandals, a gold pendant necklace, and cream illuminator on your cheekbones for an understated look at a casual beach wedding.

Wear as a two-piece set with the Caravana Imix Fringed Cotton-Gauze Wrap Skirt ($236)macramé fringing is an island wedding essential. Wear with simple nude sandals and minimal accessories.

country wedding 

Linen is a great choice of fabric for the cooler months. Try tucking this statement one-shouldered top into the skirt, and leave the large tie to drape over the skirt. Pair with simple leather slides.

This velvet dress is a romantic choice for an outdoor event—take note of the French cuffs and asymmetric hemline.

You really can't go wrong with Zimmermann. Try pairing this feminine dress with nude sock boots from Tony Bianco for a modern Victorian look.

Ballroom Wedding 

Wear this mini dress with Wolford opaque tights and black mules. The high neckline also calls for a swept-up hairstyle. 

With an elasticised waist, you wont have to worry too much about a perfect fit. 

Drape this blazer over your shoulders for an extra chic finishing touch.

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