While we often look to celebrities for wedding dress inspiration, we seem to forget that even stars are sometimes the bridesmaids and not the bride. So today we’re rounding up our favourite famous wedding attendants (think Cara, Jessica Alba, Kate Bosworth and the Olsens), along with the stylish, not-so-bridesmaid-y dresses you need to get each of the looks.
But there is one thing that every A-lister has to bear in mind when being a bridesmaid for a friend (especially one who isn't a celeb themselves): Don’t show up the bride. Thankfully, all these bridesmaids have managed to look elegant and pretty without taking away the spotlight, which is good news if you’ve got a famous friend. Keep scrolling for our guide to the best celebrity bridesmaid dresses.
Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte
Pippa Middleton definitely had her “bridesmaid moment” when Kate and William got married, but it was the DoC’s turn this year to choose an equally gorgeous look—and that she did with this elegant, understated bespoke piece from Alexander McQueen. Along with her daughter, Princess Charlotte, they blended into P-Middy’s English countryside theme splendidly.