Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50
It can be difficult to find wedding guest dresses if you are over 50.
Most wedding guest dresses have plunging necklines, super high slits on the side, or an open back.
It may seem like you have the choice of either wearing a
1) frumpy and ugly wedding guest dress or a
2) sexy wedding guest dress that was designed with a 20-year-old girl in mind.
Thankfully, you don’t have to wear either of these wedding guest dress styles if you are over 50.
You also don’t have to pay $300+ for a stylish wedding guest dress for women over 50 if you want it to look good.
This guide is all about the best wedding guest dresses for women over 50.
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Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50
You’ll find flattering and attractive wedding guest dresses for women over 50 below.
These wedding guest dresses for women over 50 include:
- Attractive wedding guest dresses with long sleeves
- Wedding guest outfits for mature women over 50
- Midi wedding guest dresses for women over 50
- Flattering maxi wedding guest dresses for women over 50
- Beach-wedding approved wedding guest dresses for women over 50
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Wedding Guest Cocktail Dresses for Women Over 50
These cocktail dresses are perfect for wedding guests over 50 and are so pretty!
Navy Blue Cocktail Wedding Guest Dress for Mature Women
Champagne Cocktail Wedding Guest Dress (Includes Petite Sizes!)
This wedding guest dress for women over 50 comes in petite sizes too.
Pink Lace Cocktail Wedding Guest Dress for Women Over 50
This wedding guest dress for mature women is perfect for a spring wedding or a summer wedding.
Wrap Wedding Guest Dress with Sleeves for Mature Women
Wrap dresses with long sleeves are flattering on women of all shapes and sizes, including plus size women, apple shape women, and pear shape women.
Black Cocktail Midi Dress for Wedding Guests Over 50
Pink Cocktail Wedding Guest Dress with Sleeves for Women Over 50
Wedding Guest Maxi and Formal Dresses for Women Over 50
These maxi wedding guest dresses for women over 50 are so glamorous!
Chiffon Wedding Guest Dress with Cap Sleeves for Mature Wedding Guest
This wedding guest dress is also perfect for a mother of the bride outfit!
White and Pink Wrap Maxi Dress for Wedding Guest Dress Over 50
This wedding guest dress for women over 50 is perfect for beach weddings.
Get the Matching Heels:
Floral Beaded Formal Wedding Guest Dress for Mature Women
Formal Sequin Wedding Guest Gown for Women Over 50
Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50 with Matching Jackets
Wedding guest outfits with jackets are perfect for fall and winter weddings.
Formal Wedding Guest Dress and Jacket for Women Over 50
This wedding guest outfit for women over 50 comes in petite sizes and plus sizes too!
Wedding Guest Outfit for Women Over 50 with Jacket
Wedding Guest Dress with Jacket for Plus Size Wedding Guests Over 50
Pants Suits for Wedding Guests Over 40 and 50
You can’t go wrong with a classy pants suit as a wedding guest.
Pants suits are flattering, especially if you wear black pants and a loose blouse that covers your hips and hits just above your knees.
Check out pants suits by R&M Richards for great-looking pants suits for wedding guests over 50.
Pants Suit Outfit for Wedding Guests Over 50
Navy Blue Pant Set for Wedding Guests Over 50
Where to Buy Wedding Guest Dresses for Women Over 50
Nordstrom and Amazon are the two best places to buy wedding guest dresses for women over 50.
Search for wedding guest dresses and outfits by Fraiche by J, Alexander Evenings, Maggy London, and Adrianna Papell.
FAQs about What to Wear to a Wedding for Mature Women
Below are a few tips and FAQs about dressing for weddings if you are over 50.
What color wedding guest dress is best for women in their 50s?
As a woman in her 50s (or better), there is no rule for what to wear to a wedding!
Just avoid wearing white. 😊
In general, women in their 50s look great in black, navy blue, gold, and purple wedding guest dresses.
What kind of wedding guest dress looks best on mature women?
Wedding guest dresses with an A-line silhouette look great on women in their 50s.
Swing dresses are also perfect if you have hips or a curvy figure.
You’ll probably want to opt for wedding guest dresses with a rounded neckline vs. a plunging neckline.
Wedding guest dresses that hit at your knees or lower (like midi or maxi dresses) are also flattering.
What accessories are great for mature women to wear to a wedding?
As a mature woman, go bold with your wedding guest accessories!
You can’t go wrong with a gold necklace and larger earrings.
My mom personally owns an expensive gold necklace that she calls her “goddess” necklace. Go ahead and wear it to a wedding!
There’s no need to be subtle.
What kind of makeup should a wedding guest wear in her 50s?
You’ll want to wear bright-colored lipstick (I love Constantly Coral by Revlon) and a nice highlighter above your eyes to brighten your face.
I personally love the L’Oreal Magic Light Infusing Primer for women.
If you really want to look good, you may want to use Crest Whitening Strips before the wedding.
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Where can I find wedding guest outfits for petite women over 50?
R&M Richards sells lots of GREAT pantsuits for petite women to wear to weddings.
You may also want to search for dresses by Alexander Evenings for petite wedding guest dresses.
Alexander Evenings also sells petite plus-size wedding guest dresses.
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