Style Inspiration: What to Wear to Your Bridal Shower

A reader by the name of ‘Soon to be Mrs. C,‘ wrote in saying, “I’m getting married in September and my bridal shower is in July. What does one wear to one’s own bridal shower??”
Great question! I recently attended one of my good friend’s bridal showers and she looked positively lovely in a one shoulder fuchsia knee length cocktail and gray Vivienne Westwood x Melissa heels. Her makeup and hair were whipped to the gods–perfect for greeting guests! So my only advice to you (aside from looking pretty) would be that if you wear a dress or a skirt, make sure it’s long enough. My friend opened her presents while sitting on a chair, surrounded by people who were both on couches and on the floor. You don’t want to flash all your friends as you sit in their midst opening gifts! Add some kick to your ensemble with a pair of fun shoes and a funky bag to boot:
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Claire Sulmers is the publisher and founder of Fashion Bomb Daily, the #43 most influential style magazine in the world.

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