The year before your wedding is full of really fun events, and it can be tempting to fill your closet with expensive party dresses, but you can save some money by doing what I do – borrowing clothes from the biggest, best closet in the world, Rent the Runway.
If you’re not already familiar with the service, it’s a website where you can borrow designer dresses and accessories for special occasions for a fraction of the retail price. It is one of my absolute websites ever.
A pretty white cocktail dress is perfect for your engagement party.From left to right: Chris Benz Countryside Corset Dress, Badgley Mishka Sequin Clash Dress, Rachel Roy White Tex Dress, Badgley Mishka Nude Sequin Cluster Sheath, Christian Siriano Canyon Rise Dress
There is never a better reason for sequins than a bachelorette party.From left to right: Haute Hippie Sweet Almond Martini Dress, Erin Fetherston Mermaid Lagoon Dress, Robert Rodriguez Collection Sequin Disco Romper, Theia Dipped in Vanilla Dress, Mark & James by Badgley Mischka Dancing Til Daylight Dress
There are tons of pretty sundresses for showers too.From left to right: Cushnie Et Ochs My Boyfriend Dress, Erin by Erin Fetherston So Delicate Dress, Mark & James by Badgley Mishka Icebreaker Dress, Lilly Pulitzer Embroidered Blossom Dress, Mark & James by Badgley Mishka Tie-Back Rose Garden Shift
You might not want to rent your wedding dress, but there are lots of options for accessories.Earrings from left to right: Nicole Miller Southern Plantation Earrings, Ciner Sapphire Drop Earrings, Badgley Mishka Showstopper Earrings
Necklace: Nicole Miller Maple Leaf Necklace