We rounded up the trendiest plus sized wedding guest dresses for our beautifully curvy readers. Pick yours!

Scarlett Johansson never slips on the same tired silhouette. Loving her graphic print dress! Photo: Jonathan Leibson.

Scarlett Johansson never slips on the same tired silhouette. Loving her graphic print dress! Photo: Jonathan Leibson.

Curves are all over the runways, new clothing lines and thank goodness we can proudly say that curvy is the new black. Right?

Adele, Melissa McCarthy, Rosie Mercado and many others are showing off their beautiful curves. No shame here. And even though it may seem difficult to find those TD (to die for) plus sized wedding guest dresses, they are out there. Fortunately, more and more designers are adding dresses for curvy women to their collections. Catwalks are no longer exclusively for size 0 as plus sized supermodels rule!

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It’s time to rejoice ladies because size is no longer matters when it comes to dressing for any occasion. In fact, the curvier, the better, so it’s time to flaunt what you’re momma gave you and look your best no matter what size you are. If you’re attending a wedding this season, here are some trendy plus size wedding guest dresses that’ll look fab on any size.

Cringe-Worthy Short Plus Sized Wedding Guest Dresses

If your legs are your best feature, short dresses can be the perfect look to attend that wedding. Color blocking is all the rage right now and it’s easy to make it play in your favor.

Also trending are geometric designs and modern leopard prints. Combine colors and textures to drive people’s eyes away from problem areas and towards your best assets.



Now is the time to wear a steal-the-show short frock with lace and frills. Don’t forget the punch of bright pink accessories if you want to make a low-key yet on-point statement.

Long sleeve color block dresses are perfect for the plus figure!

Long sleeve color block dresses are perfect for the plus figure!

Chiffon leopard print plus size dress by Rosegal.

Chiffon leopard print plus size dress by Rosegal.

Plus size fashion has reached the top of cuteness with this pearl embellished dress by shopstyle.

Plus size fashion has reached the top of cuteness with this pearl embellished dress by shopstyle.

Wrap Dresses for Plus Sized Wedding Guests

Accentuate your curves and show off your waistline with a beautiful wrap dress in a bright bold color if it’s a summer wedding. If you want to appear slimmer, then go with a sleek black wrap dress that’ll surely double as your little black dress and will work for a number of other occasions. The great thing about wrap dresses is that you can easily dress them up or down depending on the occasion so they’re super versatile.

Velvet Rules on Plus Sized Wedding Guest Dresses

The aristocratic velvet is on trend this season, mostly in dark shades, such as blue, emerald, burgundy, and black. Many fashion designers are pairing velvet with lace. These outfits are luxurious, so keep accessories to the bare minimum. For a more understated look, pick a sharply tailored velvet suit.

Sultry pinup couture with a sleeved silhouette and a dramatic V-neckline from Steady.

Sultry pinup couture with a sleeved silhouette and a dramatic V-neckline from Steady.

Swoon-Worthy Fit and Flare Dresses

Just as a wrap dress helps accentuate your curves, so doe fit and flare dresses! These dresses are fitted on top and then flare out at the bottom, creating an hourglass figure. Plus, it’ll make your waist appear smaller since the bottom half is so flared out. You’ll have a beautiful, proportionate shape that will flatter any curvy-sized wedding guest. And in case you’re wondering, this style is also considered the empire waist style since it tucks in at your midsection before flaring outward.

Velvet mesh T-shirt dress. Fab plus sized wedding guest dresses.

Velvet mesh T-shirt dress. Fab plus sized wedding guest dresses. Get it here!

Evening Lace Sheath Plus Sized Wedding Guests Dresses with Finesse

Don’t be afraid of wearing anything fitted because you’ve got curves! Instead, show them off by wearing a beautiful summer sheath dress for a wedding. Sheath dresses are flattering because they add structure to your shape and will hug you in all the right places. Plus, these types of dresses give you a polished look, making them great pieces for a wedding. And since they come in a variety of colors, you’re bound to find one in a hue that you love!

Long evening dresses are a classic choice when attending an elegant affair. And when it comes down to curves, lace dresses are fire!

Wear a lace detail on your sleeve for a touch of sheer. Lace can also be worn on the bottom of the skirt’s dress for a glimpse of your legs. And if you are completely in love with this fabric, you can choose a full blown lace evening gown! Sexy yet ultra elegant!

Curve hugging sleeveless sheath lace dress. In love!

Curve hugging sleeveless sheath lace dress. In love!



Curves are all over the runways, new clothing lines and thank goodness we can now proudly say that curvy is the new black! Right?

Curves are all over the runways, new clothing lines and thank goodness we can now proudly say that curvy is the new black! Right?

We rounded up the trendiest plus sized wedding guest dresses for our beautifully curvy readers. Pick yours!

We rounded up the trendiest plus sized wedding guest dresses for our beautifully curvy readers. Pick yours!

You are never too old to look your best as shown on the Wardrobe Oxygen fashion blog with this graphic Boden sleeveless maxi dress. Onpoint.

You are never too old to look your best as shown on the Wardrobe Oxygen fashion blog with this graphic Boden sleeveless maxi dress. Onpoint.

Silver is a Hot Trend: Feel Free to Shine!

Be it a dress or trousers and blazers – especially flared ones that flatter the silhouette will make a statement in silver. Keep it simple. Don’t overdo the dress design. If you prefer a more reserved approach, look for long sleeves and high necklines. Ballet flats are also a great way to dress down the boldness.

Go full blown glam with a plus size sequin gown!

Go full blown glam with a plus size sequin gown!

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Elegant metallic dress with pleated skirt and three quarter sleeves.

Elegant metallic dress with pleated skirt and three quarter sleeves.

Chicest Dark Background Florals

Perfect to slim down the figure while dressing up on trend, these plus sized wedding guest dresses are lit. Forget those small Barbie-like flowers, these prints and large and bold. Make sure the florals accentuate your curves and you go girl!

This look is so well put together it has me dripping with thirst. Dark bold floral plus size dress.

This look is so well put together it has me dripping with thirst.

Dark background floral dress with a color blocking play that will make you look 10 lbs. lighter! By Rosewe.

Dark background floral dress with a color blocking play that will make you look 10 lbs. lighter! By Rosewe.

Show off your Sexy Side with an Off-the-Shoulder Dress

This style has been around for a while and it doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere. It’s made to show off your décolletage area and can add weight to your upper half, balancing you out. Plus, opting or an off-the-shoulder dress with an A-line style will also create a very flattering hourglass shape.

No matter what your choice, stick to your personality and style. The most important trend in plus sized wedding guest dresses is to look stylishly comfortable.

Who doesn't love Octavia Spencer style? Get inspired by the star of The Shack.

Who doesn’t love Octavia Spencer style? Get inspired by the star of The Shack.

 

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