13 Rehearsal Dinner Dresses and Outfits to Slay the Night

Written by Anne Chertoff
Photo: Theia Couture

If you’re having a rehearsal dinner the night before your wedding you’ll need a stylish look to wear to it. White is the obvious choice for brides, and depending on the formality of the event you can choose between rehearsal dinner dresses, separates, and jumpsuits, that range from classic to contemporary.

Check out some of these rehearsal dinner dresses starting as low as $68.

LuLu's pearl dress
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Add the most classic of all bridal accessories to your rehearsal dinner look with this Precious Pearls White Lace Back Dress. A simple white floral lace sleeveless rehearsal dinner dress with princess-seamed bodice is adorned with five strands of pearls on the open back. $68, LuLu's

calvin klein short white dress
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Brides who want a sexier look for their rehearsal dinner should slip into this one-shoulder fit and flare dress by Calvin Klein. Also available in black. $134, Macy's

If you need a more modest look for a rehearsal held in a house of worship then this Short Illusion Lace Dress from DB Studio has got you covered with a lace illusion neckline and three-quarter bell sleeves. $139.95, David's Bridal

This on-trend Structured Cape Sheath Dress by Adrianna Papell has a minimalist design with a bateau neckline and column skirt. The cape with flutter “sleeves” feature truly makes this rehearsal dinner dress stand out. This dress is also available in black, which would make for a super-chic bridesmaid look. $160, Adrianna Papell

revolve strapless white dress with ruffle
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Go for flirty in Conrad, a contemporary white dress with strapless ruffle overlay by Likely. The draped hi-lo detail creates a three-dimensional bodice over the fitted skirt with flounce hem. $188, Revolve

With an A-line silhouette and scalloped detailing, the Wedding Belle Dress by Kiyonna is a romantic style with lace detailing and sheer lace sleeves. $188-198, David's Bridal

bhldn lace dress
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As long as you don’t think Grandma or Dad will blush, this revealing rehearsal dinner dress, Anette by Dress the Population, may be what you’re looking for. An A-line, knee-length sleeveless dress that features a graphic lace overlay on top of a nude lining. $269, BHLDN

badgley mischka rehearsal dinner dress
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A modern and sophisticated rehearsal dinner dress, this Badgley Mischka style has a soft cowl neckline, three-quarter sleeves, blouson bodice and fitted pencil skirt. $295, Shopbop

jenny yoo white cardigan and skirt separates
Photo: Jenny Yoo

Jenny Yoo’s dreamy rehearsal dinner outfit let you pair a cozy sweater or cardigan, Perla shown here, with a soft tulle skirt, such as Lucy, an A-line tea-length style. Choose between soft shades and prints in ivory, blush and mint. Perla Cardigan, $195, Lucy Skirt, $124, Jenny Yoo

black and halo off the shoulder white dress
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Dress up Black & Halo’s off-the-shoulder sheath white dress with three-quarter bell sleeves with a bold statement-making necklace and earrings. $345, Shopbop

Want to wait till the big day to wear all white? Alice & Olivia’s Margy dress will add some color to your white rehearsal dinner look with graphic black lace that reveals just a hint of skin. $495, Alice & Olivia

theia white off the shoulder jumpsuit

Instead of a dress, wear a standout jumpsuit. Colette, a modern yet elegant rehearsal dinner outfit, has a draped off-the-shoulder bodice with a sweetheart neckline. $1,295, Theia Couture