What should I wear? It's hard enough to decide on any given day, but for a BACH weekend the stakes are even higher. If you've opened your closet to pick out bachelorette party outfits and aren't excited about your options, we've got all the inspiration you need.
When you're not wearing matching bachelorette T-shirts, you're going to need some other 'fits for a range of activities. Organized into categories based on what type of celebration you might be headed to, there are ideas for all members of team bride — from the bride-to-be to the maid of honor and bridesmaids. It's time to start packing.
Bachelorette Weekend Basics
We all have our tried-and-true wardrobe staples, and those often translate to bachelorette party dresses. You'll also need something to wear for the most important meals of the trip.
Little Black Dress: Satin Lingerie-Style Dress
You can't go wrong with a black cocktail dress, and this slinky slip dress with spaghetti straps and button details is an elegant yet modern version. Zara, $45.90
Little White Dress: Bonded Linen Corset-Seamed Wrap Mini Dress
A thick linen fabric gives this little number more structure, and the wide straps and low neckline provide just the right amount of cleavage. ASOS, $50
Brunch Best: Printed Tie-Back Midi Dress
With a soft, feminine floral print and tiered ruffles, this bachelorette party dress is perfectly suited for a late morning of sipping mimosas — preferably on a lush patio. Urban Outfitters, $59
Dinner Time: Surplice Neck Self-Tie A-Line Dress
Wrap dresses are a classic silhouette that flatter just about everyone, and this gorgeous green color is a great alternative to black. Shein, $20
Bachelorette Party Outfits for Nightlife
Once the sun goes down, the party really kicks into high gear. Dress to impress in these picks for a night on the town.
Dancing Queen: Cindi Sequin Mini Dress
Hit the club scene in Las Vegas and beyond in this backless showstopper adorned in sequins. The long sleeves balance out the mini length for a sleek look. Revolve, $70
Drag Show Diva: Sequin Bardot Bodycon Dress
It's hard to match the glam of a drag queen, but you can certainly try in this shimmering mini dress. The champagne color makes sense for a bride-to-be and the ruched back adds oomph. PrettyLittleThing, $64
Karaoke Night: Multi Floral Print Halter Neck Wide Leg Jumpsuit
Whether you're stepping on stage to belt out your favorite songs or booking a private karaoke booth, this strappy jumpsuit will ensure you look amazing — even if the vocals need a little work. PrettyLittleThing, $36
What to Wear During Classes or Tours
Bachelorette weekend itineraries can vary a lot — these days bride squads are getting extra creative with their activities, and you'll want to be prepared for whatever is on the schedule with an appropriate bachelorette party outfit.
Art Class: Julia Smocked Sleeveless Midi Sundress
Sip and paint or make pottery in this dusty purple dress with a draped skirt. The smocked bodice is comfortable and flattering. Nordstrom, $98
Ghost Tour: Button-Through Mini Smock Dress
A hunt for haunts is a must in places like New Orleans, but you don't need to get too dressed up. This loose V-neck dress is simple but cute for a spooky evening. ASOS, $40
Cooking Class: Tie Front Wrap Fitted Dress
You won't have to worry about rolling up your sleeves to play chef in this short-sleeve shirt dress. Any of the 20 different solid-color options will look great under an apron. Shein, $17
Pedal Bike: Gauze Cover-Up Drawstring Romper
When you're cruising the streets on a portable bar, you don't want anything hanging loose that can get caught and you need to be able to pedal. This breezy romper is the perfect solution and looks cute too! Madewell, $85
Yoga Class: Real Bra Tank and 7/8 High-Waist Airbrush Legging Set
A private group yoga class is a great way to recenter after a wild night, and this matching bra tank and leggings set will keep you comfy and help you find your zen. Alo, $154
Dress for Your Destination
Some BACH locations have a certain vibe that can be emulated through your style. Wear these bachelorette party outfits to pay homage to your location.
Gone Country: Denim Dreams Mini Dress
A Nash Bash calls for denim and cowgirl boots, and this fringed denim dress rises to the occasion with a sexy twist. Fashion Nova, $33.99
Southern Charm: Linen-Blend Printed Puff Sleeve Crop Top and Ruffle Mini Skirt
There's something about Southern cities, like Charleston and Savannah, that evokes a romantic charm. This sweet paisley-print duo of a crop top and mini skirt is right on the money. Express, $54-$68
Vintage Oasis: Lydia Printed Midi Dress
With mid-century mod and boho vibes wrapped into one, this printed midi dress perfectly encapsulates the mood of Palm Springs with a button-front silhouette. Free People, $148
Surf and Sand: Selena Yellow Floral V-Neck Midi Dress
Not much says “tropical destination” like a palm print, and the kaftan-style cut on this flowy dress works as a pool cover-up over a one-piece swimsuit or for a casual meal somewhere like Miami or Hawaii. Cupshe, $36
Desert Delight: Pleated Side Cutout Maxi Dress
Beat the heat in Scottsdale wearing this coral beauty that'll make you look like a walking desert sunset. It also comes in turquoise, a color synonymous with the southwest. Express, $89.99
Bachelorette Party Outfits to Toast In
Bachelorette celebrations aren't only about drinking, but it's likely to be an element. Here's what to wear when you plan to raise a glass (or several, we don't judge) to the bride-to-be.
Cocktail Hour: Bardot Cut-Out Balloon Sleeve Mini Dress
Whether you're enjoying happy hour on a rooftop terrace or sipping a martini at a speakeasy, this lilac dress combines classy and flirty. ASOS, $165
Bar Crawl: Heather Halter Top
If you want to ditch the typical bachelorette party dress for a long night of bar hopping, this lightweight high-neck top looks great with a pair of white jeans or wide-leg black pants. Revolve, $128
Wine Time: Jersey Split Cami Midi Dress
Show a little leg at the winery in this stretchy choice that's easy to dress up or down. It comes in a few different patterns, but we're partial to the black leopard print. PrettyLittleThing, $17
BACH Outfit Ideas to Match a Theme
With a wide range of themes comes a wide variety of bachelorette party outfits. Look the part at these different types of festivities.
Slumber Party: Washable Silk Pajama Set
The great thing about these PJs is that you'll get plenty of wear out of them long after the BACH bash is over. The luxurious silk with piping detail comes in black or white, perfect for a contrast between bridal party and bride. Quince, $99.90
Ahoy, Matey: Nautical You Mine Off-the-Shoulder Romper
If you're setting sail on a nautical-themed fete, hop aboard wearing this adorable blue-and-white-striped cotton romper. You'll be the most stylish girl at sea. Lulus, $48
Final Fiesta: Crop Top Skirt Set
You may or may not be in Mexico, but any bachelorette fiesta warrants bright colors and details like the tassels on this top-and-skirt combo. Cider, $28
Wish Upon a Star: Disney Bachelorette Shirts
If you go to Disneyland or Disney World, comfort is super crucial, but you also want to look cute! Coordinating in bride and bridesmaids T-shirts paired with trendy Lululemon shorts is the ticket to finding the right balance. TheFMLYshop, $22-$26
Choosing bachelorette party outfits is no easy feat. You've got factors like location, temperature, and activities to consider, but it's also important to feel comfortable in your own personal style.
Once you have your attire squared away, don't forget about the other elements of planning the best bachelorette party possible. Download the BACH app and you'll have a resource that guides you through the process, allows you to directly book experiences, and much more. It's like the assistant you didn't know you needed.