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    33 Gorgeous Dresses For Anyone Who Has To Be Pulled Off The Dance Floor When The Wedding Is Over

    Because when the DJ plays "I Gotta Feeling" by The Black Eyed Peas, you'll want to be comfortable and still look great.

    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women’s.

    1. A sophisticated long-sleeve midi dress elevated with a faux wrap bodice, so you can shimmy and two-step your way around the dance floor feeling totally confident that the girls won't spill out as you do.

    Model in a purple fitted knee-length dress with puffed sleeves, posing with hands on hips
    Woman in a fashionable mint green dress with a side tie and long sleeves, paired with nude heels

    Promising review: "This the absolutely best dress. The material is the perfect drape and it's lined. I get tons of compliments and looks when I wear this dress. I have the black and the boysenberry." —Charlotte D

    Get it from Eloquii for $109.95 (available in sizes 14–28 and seven colors).

    2. A satin cowl-neck midi dress just perfect for whenever you need to gussy up for a wedding that calls for a semi-formal 'fit. Plus, reviewers rave about how comfortable and easy to move in it is!

    reviewer wearing the dress in orange
    reviewer in the black version of the dress

    Promising review: "This dress is super gorgeous and totally worth the money! TikTok made me buy it and it was on sale, so even better. The fabric is also really good quality." —Melanie

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes XS–XL and in 23 colors and patterns).

    3. A simple faux-wrap dress to keep you comfortable during those summer outdoor wedding receptions when the weather turns out to be much hotter than anticipated. 🥵 Whether you choose to pair this with heels or flats, you'll look and feel great dancing the night away at the reception.

    reviewer wearing the dress in green
    reviewer wearing the dress in black with white polka dots

    Promising review: "I bought this to wear to a wedding, and it was perfect. It's clingy where you want it to cling, and it drapes where you want it to drape. I love that it's so simple, yet so cute. As soon as I tried it on for the first time, I ordered another one. I did wear a cami underneath to cut down on the cleavage, but that is an easy fix, and I wear one with most dresses already anyway. This is really the perfect shape and style of dress for me." —Annie Maim

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in sizes 14–26 and in 33 colors, patterns, and sleeve-lengths).

    4. An off-the-shoulder smocked dress that has a bodycon silhouette with a LOT of stretch, so you can be comfortable through all the festivities and still look incredible. Plus, the ruffled mermaid hem is perfect for spring!

    Reviewer wearing the dress in floral
    A model posing in red

    Promising review: "Looks great! Simple but sexy. Got this to wear to a wedding and it looked great!...I wore some light shape wear under it so I would have any underwear lines. Was super comfy and has a lot of stretch for dancing and eating."Cady Holmes

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes S–4X and in 28 colors/patterns).

    5. A stretchy, strappy open-back maxi dress in case, IDK you have to fly out to Greece for your best friend's wedding and need a stunning, lightweight option that still meets your I-had-to-book-an-international-flight-to-see-your-nuptials budget. Someone might just have to "object" to how you managed to look so good and spend less than $40!

    a reviewer in a layered black dress and sunglasses posing against a wooden door
    a reviewer in a rust orange backless dress with ruffle tiers, facing the ocean, suitable for beach events

    Promising review: "This dress is absolutely stunning! Love how flowy it is, the bohemian look, and how sexy the back of the dress is. Received so many compliments. Perfect dress for a vacation. Bought it for my trip to Bali and couldn’t be more pleased." —Carolina Orozco

    Get it from Amazon for $35.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 28 colors).

    6. A lace cocktail dress featuring a high neck that makes for a very sophisticated black-tie look, even though the hemline is above or just at your knees. 🤭

    Reviewer wearing the dress in green
    A different reviewer wearing the dress in black

    Promising review: "This dress was PERFECT for my friend's wedding. I saw a similar dress on another site at almost double the price, and I decided to take a chance on this. I am SO glad I did! It fit perfectly — it wasn't too tight or uncomfortable. I love that it's classy but still fitted and has the slit in the back for flair. I may even buy it in another color!" —Lauren Pearman

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in sizes 4–12 and in two colors).

    7. An elegant tie-strap lace dress just perfect for early summer weddings with its pastel hue and delicate lace details. Don't be surprised when the bride pulls you to the side and asks you where you got this dress from!

    Woman modeling a light green lace dress with a high-low hemline and spaghetti straps

    Promising review: "Fit like a glove! I was shocked at how well this dress fit! The tie straps make it easy to adjust to your body. I usually need extra support in the chest but I didn't even need to wear a bra with this dress! Highly recommend." —Bethany M.

    Get it from Lulus for $98 (available in sizes XS–XL). 

    8. A long-sleeve mini dress with an eye-catching square neckline and ruffled hem, so you can look fantastic in semi-formalwear for your next outdoor wedding.

    reviewer wearing black
    another reviewer in purple

    Promising review: "Fit perfectly! I always get so many compliments on this dress. I’ll be wearing this dress until the bitter end. 🤣" —Kelsey

    Get it from Amazon for $43.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and in 19 colors).

    9. A tiger-print dress for a ✨ fierce ✨ wedding guest style just perfect for the ceremony and reception, whether it's local or a destination affair. Plus it's made with cotton, so you'll be comfortable as ever no matter the weather!

    model wearing tiger and jungle print knee length dress
    Babita Tex / Etsy

    Promising review: "Adorable dress — I love the print and it’s just the right thickness for the summer. I get the feeling it runs a little small in the top so I think it would be a good idea to order a size up if you need space there." —Heather Gallagher

    Get it from Babita Tex on Etsy for $61.99 (available in sizes S–XL, yellow, blue, black, and white).

    Babita Tex is a small business boutique, specializing in unique Indian-inspired apparel and accessories.

    10. A velvet V-neck maxi dress that effortlessly meets the happy couple's request of formal attire, and you'll look stunning throughout the evening, even after you've kicked off your shoes to do the Electric Slide at the reception.

    a model in the rust dress
    another model poses in blue

    Promising review: "The quality of this dress is impressive!! It's so soft, and the color is absolutely beautiful!! (I ordered the color burgundy) I took the time to read quite a few reviews myself before buying it, and a lot of them said it ran small, and to order the next size up, SOOO GLAD I DID BOTH!! As an added bonus, the dress is machine washable, in cold water on delicate setting, on its own, lay flat to dry! So very pleased with this purchase!! It’s the best one I’ve made on Amazon yet! lol." —Cecilia Durkee

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99+ (available in sizes 0–30 and in eight colors).

    11. A mini shift dress just perfect for twirling till the sun comes up on the dance floor celebrating your bestie's nuptials. This lightweight dress boasts a an abstract print and deep V cutouts on the front and back, so you look and feel good from ceremony to last call.

    Model in an olive green sleeveless printed dress holding white purse, posing indoors
    Model in black version of same dress with white boots posing confidently outdoors

    Get it from Impressions for $52 (available in sizes S–3XL and in navy and olive).

    Impressions is an Arkansas-based woman-owned boutique serving up stylish apparel that can fit your budget.

    12. A belted cocktail dress — the solid faux wrap top and ruffled hi-low skirt will make a stylish statement and keep you comfortable from pre-ceremony standing to last call on the reception dance floor. Not to mention, the skirt style will offer some height even if you need to give your feet a break halfway through the reception.

    Woman in a chic black top and patterned ruffle skirt with heeled sandals, carrying a purse. Ideal for a casual outing
    A person wearing a black top and red floral skirt posing with hands on hips

    Promising review: "I love this dress! Just what I was looking for. Super soft material and light weight. I am self conscious of my arms so I love the sleeves. I have an hourglass figure and feel it accentuates the curves in the right places. I recommend ordering if you’re on the fence." —