After a certain age, summer is no longer about lazy days and having fun in the sun. Instead, it's about the countless weddings you must attend every weekend through Labor Day like a chore you literally have to pay for. If, god willing, you're not a bridesmaid (at all of them), you can at least use the opportunity to dress your best and invest in some fabulous new frocks. From beachy chic to black tie formal, we've rounded up the best wedding guest attire for every type of fete.

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