How To Get A Completely Unique Wedding Guest Look

Making an impression at a wedding can be difficult. With everyone heading to the same high street shops for their outfit, finding another guest in the same dress as you is a common occurrence. But with a little insider knowledge, you can ensure you’ve found something totally unique. From the secrets to wearing a designer dress at a fraction of the cost to the designer buys that are worth splashing out on, our fashion team share their insider secrets to your best wedding guest look yet…

Borrow is the perfect go to for borrowing a designer label but at a pinch of the price. Ranging in sizes 6 to 18 and with designers like Victoria Beckham, Dolce & Gabbana and Stella McCartney, you’re bound to find something to suit. Plus the best part of all is that renting starts from only £29 and has next day delivery.

Chloe, check, Mulberry, check, Valentino, check! The list just goes on with all of the designer handbags you could borrow from This website works on a monthly membership scheme starting at £5 per month for renters only, and then a rental charge of £27.50 per week for every bag to you loan.

Too busy to shop around? Worry not! allows you to hire the dress, the bag and the accessories all in one hit. With rentals starting from £50, next day deliveries, free returns and international shipping to over 15 countries, the only thing you’ll have to worry about is being fabulous.


Get your very own bespoke hat from Rosie Olivia Millinery. With an array of fabrics and styles, they offer a free consultation at their Belsize Park, London based studio where you and the designer both decide on the ideal headwear for your special occasion. Prices start from £260

For one year only, Italian shoe designer Francesco Russo is exclusively launching his Made to Order service in the Harvey Nichols flagship store in Knightsbridge. Choose between 11 different styles and 20 colour options to create your very own unique shoes for your next lavish affair.
Prices start from £1500

If you want your dream dress made into a reality then My Eden is the place for you. Specialising in bespoke bridal and occasion wear, this designer uses only the finest materials to create a truly lust worthy outfit.
Prices start from £1800


Gina Bacconi at John Lewis, £325

To shop all of your favourite designers in one smooth hit, then head over to Very Exclusive. With plenty of fabulously fashionable pieces from an array of designers, you’ll be able to get your entire outfit sorted from top to toe, even your make up! Not only that but the Take 3 plan means you can pay off your purchases interest free for 3 months.

Who says you can’t hit the high street for bridal wear?
From John Lewis to Asos to Ben De Lisi exclusively at Debenhams, it looks like getting your ‘I do’ dress doesn’t have to break the bank.

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