Can you wear black to a wedding? With wedding season come weekend trips and late-night dancing with friends, but also the issue of finding an outfit to wear to the celebration. Unlike other events, weddings come with a specific set of guidelines and traditions, but a lot of these have changed and evolved over time. Like many etiquette rules surrounding others’ “I dos,” appropriate wedding-guest attire can often fall into a grey area. Among them is this much-debated question.
There are no clear-cut answers on this. If often varies based on the specific event and people getting married (and it never hurts to consult the couple if you’re really stumped). But to help us cut through all of the opinions out there, we asked fashion girls about their thoughts on the matter. What to hear where they stand on the issue? Keep reading to find out how fashion girls weigh in on whether you can wear a little black dress to that next big wedding.
This post was originally published on Who What Wear U.S. and has since been updated.