It doesn’t matter if the invitation dress code says formal, lounge wear, cocktail or black tie, it’s always a mission to find the right outfit to wear to a wedding. Can you wear white? Can you wear red? It wearing black appropriate? Here are my top tips when it comes to picking an outfit for a wedding and how to make your life easier, and bank balance happy.

Can I wear white?

Gone are the days of not wearing white to a wedding. This “rule” is more about respecting the bride than a golden rule, just ensure that you don’t outshine the bride. Today, wearing an elegant high-waisted white skirt or wider-leg style white pant is totally acceptable and has the bonus of working right into your day to day wardrobe. This look is classic, elegant and understated, and gets the tick of approval from me when teamed with a beautiful top