Looking at a bachelorette party to-do list, determining what to wear ranks pretty high up there, after choosing a location and a date. And the answer to that question really depends on where you're headed and what you plan to do once you get there.
A destination like Nashville might have you breaking out the cowgirl boots and denim, while a poolside bash calls for a swimsuit. In some cases the bride-to-be will have an idea for coordinating with her babes, so it's always a good idea to check in with her about the dress code before adding that outfit to your cart.
To help you decide what to wear to a bachelorette party — whether it's your own or a BFF's — we've got the inspiration all you brides and bridesmaids need to look your best while hitting the town at all times of day.
White Outfits for the Bride-to-Be
It's only natural for the guest of honor to want to wear a wedding-esque ensemble for at least a portion of her celebration, whether it's a white dress or jumpsuit. This is the time for a bride-to-be to stand out and make a statement, so have some fun with your personal style.
Band Of Stars Bandage Corset Detail Flippy Mini Dress
Slim fitting but with a flirty skirt, this bandage dress also features a square neckline, contour cups, and a zip back — all in a stretchy yet structured fabric. ASOS, $135
Plus White Long Sleeve Tassel Hem Bodycon Dress
This all-white style will have you shimmying all night long, thanks to the swingy detail that adds a bit of flair. PrettyLittleThing, $38
Stella Mini Dress
Put your best foot forward in this figure-hugging, off-shoulder number that's both classy and sexy. Lady Black Tie, $99
Ruffle One Shoulder Wide Leg Jumpsuit
The wide-leg cut of this slimming jumpsuit is uber flattering and will ensure any bachelorette looks and feels great. Express, $98
Lace Illusion Halter Dress
Allover peekaboo lace and ribbing provide texture and the sheath silhouette of this dress is ideal for a night on the town. Macy's, $118
Blake Chiffon Sleeve Crepe Mini Dress
Elevate your style in this chic mini dress that has a wired notch front detail and princess seams. Windsor, $49.90
Basic Black Is a Bachelorette Party Staple
Contrasting the bride's white dress by having the rest of the crew wear black is a popular choice for bachelorette party outfits. These LBDs are the perfect way to serve looks without overshadowing the future Mrs.
Perfect Mesh Black Bodycon Dress
You can get a lot of mileage out of a great little black dress, and this bodycon stunner is just the ticket with its stretchy knit and sheer stripes. Lulus, $55
Plus Dobby Organza Sleeve Mini Dress
A classic jersey fabric makes this dress perfect for a bachelorette occasion and it comes in sizes 12 to 24. boohoo, $17.60
One Shoulder Belted Bodycon Dress
Not only is this pretty piece affordable, it's also elegant and on trend with its asymmetrical design. Shein, $17
Lavish Alice Plus Sweetheart Neck Midi Dress
When it comes to what to wear to a bachelorette party, the bride's crew can't go wrong with a sweetheart neck, asymmetric hem, and long sleeves. ASOS, $135
Strappy Pleated Tiered Swing Dress
You'll be ready for a speakeasy in this flapper-inspired dress, but even if that's not in your plans it's a great look for a bachelorette weekend. boohoo, $16
Black Satin Halterneck Wrap Bodycon Dress
Sultry satin fabric and a plunging neckline make a statement on this club-ready attire. PrettyLittleThing, $24
What to Wear to a Bachelorette Party Dinner
From cocktail dresses to jumpsuits, when your bridal party steps out in these bachelorette party outfits, you'll be the best-dressed group in the restaurant.
Perfectly Punctual White Colorblock Pleated Two-Piece Dress
This sweet set includes an off-the-shoulder crop top and matching pleated skirt that seem well-suited for a dinner by the ocean. Lulus, $98
Hope & Ivy Puff Sleeve Wide Leg Jumpsuit
There's nothing like the instant-outfit appeal of a jumpsuit and this floral option has a light, floaty fabric. ASOS, $119
Pull on this fiery orange dress and you'll be ready to hit a trendy hotspot for a memorable meal with the crew. Revolve, $255
ASOS Design Curve Fallen Shoulder Scuba Jumpsuit
Take your seat at the table in a super smooth and stretchy jumpsuit that has a wrap front, tie waist, and tapered leg. ASOS, $64
ModCloth x Hutch Tie-Shoulder Midi Dress
Whimsical and romantic, the silky jacquard fabric on this sheath dress has a vintage vibe that is ideal for an upscale dinner. ModCloth, $199
Spot in My Heart Cowl Neck Satin Minidress
Fans of polka dots will love this sweet A-line dress with a cowl neck, and it's easy to dress up or down. Nordstrom, $58
Shine on the Dance Floor in These Bachelorette Party Dresses
We hope you brought your dancing shoes. These outfits are dance floor-ready whether you're hitting the clubs in Vegas, Miami, or beyond. Get ready to dance the night away in party dresses that are sure to turn heads.
MANER Women's Sequin Glitter Short Sleeve Dress
With a whopping 14 color options, you'll sparkle in this V-neck creation that has a highly elastic fabric and soft lining. Amazon, $36.99
Plus Red Printed Satin Long Sleeve Wrap Dress
Make an entrance in this dreamy red print, which pairs perfectly with strappy heels and gold accessories. PrettyLittleThing, $36
ASOS Design Cowl Neck All Over Sequin Mini Cami Dress
You'll be as good as gold in this stunning look, with its backless style and lace-up detail that show a little skin. ASOS, $40
Glance My Way Lime Ruched Satin Strapless Bodycon Dress
An electric hue is one way to draw attention — and the slinky fit on this strapless cocktail dress only adds to the appeal. Lulus, $58
Plus Sequin Cami Bodycon Dress
Sequins and nightlife are an unbeatable combo, so pull this shimmery dress out of the closet for a big night out. Shein, $21
UO Lucky Sequin Bodycon Mini Dress
The clingy silhouette and spaghetti straps are a classic going-out look, complemented by the sparkling embellishment. Urban Outfitters, $34.99
Bachelorette Brunch Fashion
What would a bachelorette weekend be without a brunch on the itinerary? Slip into something breezy, romantic, or colorful and get ready to rehash all the best moments from the previous night over mimosas.
Printed Ruffle Sleeve Smocked Waist Maxi Dress
The sunny print and flounce hem are a feminine combo that is the epitome of a daytime dress. Express, $108
Limited Edition Crocheted Dress
This white and orange sleeveless knit dress will have you enjoying eggs benny in style and comfort. Zara, $69.90
Party on the Prairie Grounds Midi Dress
Gingham and florals come together on this whimsical sundress that's made from stretchy cotton jersey knit and has inclusive sizing from XS to 4X. ModCloth, $89
The woven linen and cotton blend is ideal for hot climates and a leopard print gives it extra oomph. H&M, $34.99
Garden Bloom Blue and White Floral Print Ruffled Shift Dress
This throw-on-and-go look is ideal because of its lightweight woven fabric, gorgeous floral print, and adjustable spaghetti straps. Lulus, $44
Gingham Knit Mini Dress
Preppy dressers will love this green dream that's a pullover style and hits right at the knee. Anthropologie, $148
Bachelorette Party Outfits for Daytime
A BACH getaway isn't just about the nighttime — there are plenty of bachelorette party ideas that involve sightseeing and activities in the light of day. Find some casual outfit ideas to make sure you're dressed accordingly for your itinerary.
Zulu & Zephyr High Waist Short Set
This striped organic cotton set is what to wear to a bachelorette party if you're going to be walking around in the heat. ASOS, $127
Lilly Pinstripe Romper
Pair this easygoing romper with sandals or sneakers for activities like wine tasting or browsing boutiques. Francesca's, $48
Plus Sunflower Print Tee Dress
A T-shirt dress is always a great option if you're going to be on your feet and want to stay cool, and this cheery sunflower print is a mood brightener. SHEIN, $11
Chambray Skirted Romper
Slip into this lightweight romper for a stylish outfit that suits a variety of bachelorette business. Nordstrom, $64
ASOS Design Shirred Mini Skater Sundress With Scoop Back
A stretchy bodice makes this flared dress comfortable and cute for exploring the sights of your destination. ASOS, $32
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Don't Forget the Accessories
Top off any bachelorette party outfit by getting creative with accessories that fit the occasion:
- Bride to Be Headband and Veil
- Team Bride Satin Sash Set
- Bachelorette Temporary Tattoos
- Colorful Party Wigs
- Shot Glass Rings
Bridin' in Style
For both the bride and the guests, there are a lot of ways you can approach what to wear to a bachelorette party. Depending on the destination and activities that are planned, you may find yourself reaching for sneakers more than stilettos or sequins over sundresses. Either way, everyone should feel as good as they look.
When a wedding party comes together to throw the best BACH bash possible, there are decisions to be made about the dress code on top of all the other stuff to do in the planning process.
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