What to Wear to a Wedding Guide

Be the best dressed guest with fabulous wedding and occasionwear at Debenhams. Here you will find style guides for Mother of the Bride and Groom, bridesmaids dresses and the very latest looks. Shop by brand, category or just select new arrivals for the season’s most elegant outfits. There are also buying guides to help you on your way to getting the perfect accessory for a wedding. The finishing touches are essential for making any outfit special with fabulous results when you get it right. Finding matching accessories is the fun bit once you have found your ideal Mother of the Bride outfit.

Debenhams Occasionwear


Fashionable Occasionwear Brands

Gina Bacconi Marion Jacquard Coat, Blue

Gina Bacconi Marion Jacquard Coat, Blue

John Lewis & Partners

was: £203.00

£145.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Jolene Crepe And Lace Cape Dress

Gina Bacconi Jolene Crepe And Lace Cape Dress

John Lewis & Partners

was: £259.00

£185.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Tori Floral Jacquard Dress, Blue

Gina Bacconi Tori Floral Jacquard Dress, Blue

John Lewis & Partners

 

£220.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Lorie Jacquard Coat, Blue

Gina Bacconi Lorie Jacquard Coat, Blue

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Sapphire Lace Embroidered Dress

Gina Bacconi Sapphire Lace Embroidered Dress

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Tamina Lace Detail Crepe Coat

Gina Bacconi Tamina Lace Detail Crepe Coat

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Cocktail dress with sequins

Cocktail dress with sequins

Gerry Weber

 

£160.00

More Details

Arabella Coat Ivory Multi

Arabella Coat Ivory Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£249.00

More Details

Arabella Dress Ivory Multi

Arabella Dress Ivory Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£169.00

More Details

Bridgette Stripe Dress Pink Multi

Bridgette Stripe Dress Pink Multi

Hobbs Ltd

 

£179.00

More Details

Mascara Lace cocktail dress and matching jacket

Mascara Lace cocktail dress and matching jacket

Navabi

 

£241.00

More Details

Mascara Lace cocktail dress and matching jacket

Mascara Lace cocktail dress and matching jacket

Navabi

 

£104.00

More Details

Lace Embellished Trim Dress

Lace Embellished Trim Dress

Roman Originals

 

£80.00

More Details

3/4 Sleeve Silk Jacket

3/4 Sleeve Silk Jacket

Roman Originals

 

£40.00

More Details

Lace Embellished Trim Dress

Lace Embellished Trim Dress

Roman Originals

 

£80.00

More Details

3/4 Sleeve Silk Jacket

3/4 Sleeve Silk Jacket

Roman Originals

 

£40.00

More Details

Dania Dress Dusky Blue Navy

Dania Dress Dusky Blue Navy

Hobbs Ltd

 

£159.00

More Details

Jackie Dress Black Ivory

Jackie Dress Black Ivory

Hobbs Ltd

 

£149.00

More Details

Jackie Jacket Black Ivory

Jackie Jacket Black Ivory

Hobbs Ltd

 

£169.00

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Savannah Dress, Sweet Pea

Fenn Wright Manson Savannah Dress, Sweet Pea

John Lewis & Partners

 

£199.00

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Lichtenstein Jacket, Blue

Fenn Wright Manson Lichtenstein Jacket, Blue

John Lewis & Partners

 

£149.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Kitty Floral Jacquard Coat, Rose Gold

Gina Bacconi Kitty Floral Jacquard Coat, Rose Gold

John Lewis & Partners

was: £91.00

£65.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Lacey Crepe Coat

Gina Bacconi Lacey Crepe Coat

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Laura Jacquard Dress, Rose Gold

Gina Bacconi Laura Jacquard Dress, Rose Gold

John Lewis & Partners

was: £168.00

£120.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Sapphire Lace Embroidered Dress

Gina Bacconi Sapphire Lace Embroidered Dress

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Tamina Lace Detail Crepe Coat

Gina Bacconi Tamina Lace Detail Crepe Coat

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Carole Lace Dress

Gina Bacconi Carole Lace Dress

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Ellise Lace Bodices Dress

Ellise Lace Bodices Dress

Phase Eight

 

£160.00

More Details

Venita Shoulder Detail Cropped Jacket

Venita Shoulder Detail Cropped Jacket

Phase Eight

 

£99.00

More Details

Iris Allover Beaded Chiffon Jacket

Iris Allover Beaded Chiffon Jacket

Chesca

 

£125.00

More Details

Seraphina Lace Jacket Black

Seraphina Lace Jacket Black

Hobbs Ltd

 

£199.00

More Details

Seraphina Dress Pink Black

Seraphina Dress Pink Black

Hobbs Ltd

 

£229.00

More Details

Kirsten Krog Lace overlay dress

Kirsten Krog Lace overlay dress

Navabi

 

£280.00

More Details

Joseph Ribkoff Bright Flower & Zebra Border Print Edge To Edge Jacket

Joseph Ribkoff Bright Flower & Zebra Border Print Edge To Edge Jacket

Chesca

 

£315.00

More Details

Joseph Ribkoff Bright Flower & Zebra Border Print Shift Dress

Joseph Ribkoff Bright Flower & Zebra Border Print Shift Dress

Chesca

 

£240.00

More Details

Blazer with a deep neckline

Blazer with a deep neckline

Gerry Weber

was: £170.00

£54.00

More Details

Blazer in a floral design

Blazer in a floral design

Gerry Weber

was: £170.00

£54.00

More Details

Dress with 3/4-length sleeves

Dress with 3/4-length sleeves

Gerry Weber

was: £150.00

£45.00

More Details

Blazer with a floral pattern

Blazer with a floral pattern

Gerry Weber

was: £170.00

£90.00

More Details

Kirsten Krog Metallic jacquard jacket

Kirsten Krog Metallic jacquard jacket

Navabi

 

£157.00

More Details

Jo and Julia Collarless jacket

Jo and Julia Collarless jacket

Navabi

 

£86.00

More Details

Danni Printed Floral Dress

Danni Printed Floral Dress

Phase Eight

 

£130.00

More Details

Talita Edge to Edge Jacket

Talita Edge to Edge Jacket

Phase Eight

 

£110.00

More Details

Caroline Peplum Back Jacket

Caroline Peplum Back Jacket

Phase Eight

 

£130.00

More Details

Kaley Jacket Red

Kaley Jacket Red

Hobbs Ltd

was: £119.00

£59.00

More Details

Evadine Jacket Raspberry Pink

Evadine Jacket Raspberry Pink

Hobbs Ltd

was: £139.00

£41.00

More Details

Carly Dress Raspberry Multi

Carly Dress Raspberry Multi

Hobbs Ltd

was: £159.00

£127.00

More Details

Teresa 3D Metallic Lace Dress

Teresa 3D Metallic Lace Dress

Phase Eight

 

£225.00

More Details

Devon Jacket

Devon Jacket

Phase Eight

was: £120.00

£85.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Lanisa Jacquard Dress, Peach

Gina Bacconi Lanisa Jacquard Dress, Peach

John Lewis & Partners

 

£220.00

More Details

Gina Bacconi Krista Jacquard Coat, Peach

Gina Bacconi Krista Jacquard Coat, Peach

John Lewis & Partners

 

£240.00

More Details

Chesca Embroidered Mesh Jacket, Iris/Navy

Chesca Embroidered Mesh Jacket, Iris/Navy

John Lewis & Partners

 

£155.00

More Details

Chesca Embroidered Mesh Coat, Iris/Navy

Chesca Embroidered Mesh Coat, Iris/Navy

John Lewis & Partners

 

£195.00

More Details

Chesca Scallop Trim Tiered Lace Dress, Black/White

Chesca Scallop Trim Tiered Lace Dress, Black/White

John Lewis & Partners

 

£225.00

More Details

Chesca Scallop Embroidered Mesh Dress, Iris/Navy

Chesca Scallop Embroidered Mesh Dress, Iris/Navy

John Lewis & Partners

 

£195.00

More Details

Chesca Scallop Layered Lace Dress

Chesca Scallop Layered Lace Dress

John Lewis & Partners

 

£185.00

More Details

Chesca Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

Chesca Scallop Trim Lace Jacket

John Lewis & Partners

 

£115.00

More Details

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Shift Dress, Pink/Wine Tasting

Bruce by Bruce Oldfield Jacquard Shift Dress, Pink/Wine Tasting

John Lewis & Partners

was: £84.50

£50.50

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Petite Marta Jacket

Fenn Wright Manson Petite Marta Jacket

John Lewis & Partners

was: £74.00

£44.00

More Details

Fenn Wright Manson Nancy Dress, Pink

Fenn Wright Manson Nancy Dress, Pink

John Lewis & Partners

was: £139.00

£59.00

More Details

Chesca Embroidered Beaded Dress, Navy/Ivory

Chesca Embroidered Beaded Dress, Navy/Ivory

John Lewis & Partners

 

£275.00

More Details

Chesca Scallop Trim Lace Jacket, Black

Chesca Scallop Trim Lace Jacket, Black

John Lewis & Partners

 

£115.00

More Details

Chesca Eyelash Trim Lace Jacket, Riviera Blue

Chesca Eyelash Trim Lace Jacket, Riviera Blue

John Lewis & Partners

 

£115.00

More Details

Chesca Eyelash Trim Lace Dress, Riviera Blue/Ivory

Chesca Eyelash Trim Lace Dress, Riviera Blue/Ivory

John Lewis & Partners

 

£225.00

More Details

Blush Zig-Zag Bead Trim Shawl With Motif

Blush Zig-Zag Bead Trim Shawl With Motif

Chesca

 

£85.00

More Details

Ivory/Navy Split Colour Print Crush Pleat Shrug

Ivory/Navy Split Colour Print Crush Pleat Shrug

Chesca

 

£95.00

More Details

Rochette Smart Jacket

Rochette Smart Jacket

Roman Originals

 

£35.00

More Details

Floral Print Dress

Floral Print Dress

Roman Originals

was: £48.00

£35.00

More Details

Sweetheart Spot Floral Scuba Dress

Sweetheart Spot Floral Scuba Dress

Roman Originals

 

£48.00

More Details

Wedding & Race Day Hats

John Lewis & Partners Sam Pillbox Fascinator

John Lewis & Partners Sam Pillbox Fascinator

John Lewis & Partners

was: £75.00

£37.50

More Details

John Lewis & Partners Sam Pillbox Fascinator

John Lewis & Partners Sam Pillbox Fascinator

John Lewis & Partners

was: £75.00

£37.50

More Details

Zoe Split Back Disc Fascinator

Zoe Split Back Disc Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£65.00

More Details

John Lewis & Partners Tasha Pillbox Large Feather Fascinator, Bluebell Blue

John Lewis & Partners Tasha Pillbox Large Feather Fascinator, Bluebell Blue

John Lewis & Partners

was: £85.00

£42.50

More Details

Celestine Bow Trim Hat

Celestine Bow Trim Hat

Phase Eight

 

£110.00

More Details

Roisin Bow Detail Disc Fascinator

Roisin Bow Detail Disc Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£65.00

More Details

John Lewis & Partners Mavis Pillbox Fascinator, Black

John Lewis & Partners Mavis Pillbox Fascinator, Black

John Lewis & Partners

was: £95.00

£47.50

More Details

John Lewis & Partners Mary Silk Flower Disc Fascinator, Dusty Pink

John Lewis & Partners Mary Silk Flower Disc Fascinator, Dusty Pink

John Lewis & Partners

was: £100.00

£50.00

More Details

Jacques Vert Women's Spotty Flower Disc Headband

Jacques Vert Women's Spotty Flower Disc Headband

Amazon

 

£83.61

More Details

Rita Flower Disc

Rita Flower Disc

Phase Eight

was: £99.00

£79.00

More Details

John Lewis & Partners Sophie Pillbox Rose Fascinator, Bluebell Blue

John Lewis & Partners Sophie Pillbox Rose Fascinator, Bluebell Blue

John Lewis & Partners

was: £95.00

£47.50

More Details

Hollie Veiled Pillbox Fascinator

Hollie Veiled Pillbox Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£55.00

More Details

Camilla Bow Under Brim Disc Fascinator

Camilla Bow Under Brim Disc Fascinator

Phase Eight

was: £65.00

£39.00

More Details

Jacques Vert Women's Flower Mesh Disc Headband, Multicoloured, One Size

Jacques Vert Women's Flower Mesh Disc Headband, Multicoloured, One Size

Amazon

 

£59.73

More Details

Oria Twist Top Disc Fascinator

Oria Twist Top Disc Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£65.00

More Details

Una Plait Detail Pillbox Fascinator

Una Plait Detail Pillbox Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£59.00

More Details

Agnese Rim Detail Disc Fascinator

Agnese Rim Detail Disc Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£99.00

More Details

Ruby Flower Detail Fascinator

Ruby Flower Detail Fascinator

Phase Eight

 

£59.00

More Details

Kate Flower Trim Fascinator

Kate Flower Trim Fascinator

Phase Eight

was: £65.00

£49.00

More Details

Jacques Vert Women's Mesh Flower Disc Headband, Beige (Neutral), One Size

Jacques Vert Women's Mesh Flower Disc Headband, Beige (Neutral), One Size

Amazon

was: £99.00

£82.98

More Details

Occasionwear Hats & Fascinators

Enjoy browsing Debenham’s range of clutch bags and purses, cover ups and capes plus fabulous heels and hats to match your outfit. Whatever the wedding theme or location discover occasion outfits for all types of venues. From a city wedding, country or vintage church wedding to a wedding abroad.

Hats is a traditional favourite among guests at weddings but there is a growing trend towards wearing fascinators. There are plenty of designer hair accessories including sequin headbands and combs. Additionally you’ll find feather beaded combs, veiled bands and sparkly hair grips. These come in an array of colours to easily match an outfit.

Plus Size Occasionwear

Under the section of occassionwear you will find dresses and dress suits. There are cover ups, occasion separates, wedding guest outfits, shoes and sandals. The bridal section provides help in planning the wedding from stationery, managing the gift list to dressing the entire bridal party.

Debenhams Mother of the Bride Outfits

When it comes to choosing a Mother of the Bride outfit Debenhams has a fabulous collection to help you find the perfect look. Their style advice shows how to glam an outfit up with fabulous combinations. Up to date fashion tips show the season’s latest colours and trends for you to experiment with.

Classic looks as well as trend setting collections can be found. A unique mix of elegance and trendy styles to make an impact on the big day. Find the best colour combinations from the wide range of outfits for female wedding guests to fuel your imagination.

Shapewear Lingerie

In addition to a fine selection of clothes, shoes and wedding accessories there is a lingerie section. Here you will find a range of “solution lingerie”. Revolutionary underwear from Debenhams including a thigh slimmer, waist shaper and tummy control briefs. The invisible control gives a smooth look under outfits making you look and feel good.

Personal Shopper Service For Mother of the Bride Outfits
Debenhams offer a personal shopper service. A professionally-trained stylist shows you the season’s occasion-wear trends, colours and hats offering advice on what suits your individual style. This is available at 115 stores nationwide.


Party Occasionwear
Party Occasionwear