9 dresses to wear to a backyard wedding

Times during Social Distancing have forced many to move their weddings to smaller intimate venues such as backyards. We understand the stress of having to switch everything, from the planned venue to the florist. Not knowing what to wear definitely adds to the stress, as always we are here to help you! Our team of professional stylists have come up with the perfect 9 dress options for you to wear to that backyard wedding and look just as stunning as you were planning!


Our embroidered floral tea length dress has a beautiful intricate floral embroidery that makes it the perfect dress for backyard weddings. The sheer illusion neckline elongates the torso and the a-line skirt narrows the waist. This silhouette is flattering, a classic yet modern piece to stand out as a mother of.


Take the glamour up a notch in this stunning navy gown. The lace lining and three-quarter sleeve makes it just revealing enough, while the belt brings it together for effortless style.


This timeless roll neck dress features a cap sleeve and a flattering fit and flare skirt. The roll neck back adds a statement to the already accentuated Metallic jacquard embroidery. This is for when you want to look light and modern but elegant. Pair with nude or silver shoes for a classic, ladylike look.


This has been one of our most popular spring dresses, we think mostly for its versatility because of its lightweight and delicate chiffon fabric. Featuring a V-neckline and puff sleeves, the crossed bodice makes this floor pleated gown extremely flattering for most bodies. If you’re not feeling this color, the dress also comes in a dark navy and watermelon color. Perfect for mother of the bride/groom, destination weddings, and galas. Pair with nude or gold shoes.


This blush pink tulle tea length dress is the perfect option for fancier backyard weddings without doing full black tie. With an illusion neckline, floral beaded applique, and a detachable ribbon belt. You won’t stop getting compliments while wearing this dress. Can also be worn for cocktail parties, rehearsal dinners, and engagement parties.


If you’re looking to stay away from the pink and navy color dresses, a slate or light blue color is perfect for you. This dress has a bit more textured as it is made of a metallic jacquard fabric in a floral print. This fabric is more structured, will not wrinkle and will keep its shape throughout the ceremony. As we are approaching summer weather, all of these dresses mentioned are very breathable and can be worn from now until fall.


The classic shirt dress, but way more glamorous. The metallic jacquard material and oversized bow at the waist makes this tea length dress perfect for any day or outdoor event. Do not be afraid of the color of this dress, gold is a great neutral tone and can be worn throughout the year. This is a Teri Jon client favorite.


A twist on our classic black and white shirt dress. Featuring a sash waist belt, ¾ sleeves, and tea length pleated skirt, this dress flatters on all. One of our favorites for fall as it provides endless elegance. If you usually go for more traditional and classic looks, this dress is perfect for your taste. A big plus is that this can be accessorized in infinite ways to create a different look every time.


Now this is a true stunner if you wish to stand out from the rest. This beautifully crafted high-low cocktail dress is great for providing dimension to your look. With a sheer lace neckline, short sleeves, and tea-length skirt this style takes glamour to another level. The detailing of the embellished flowers throughout the dress is picture perfect, because pictures will be taken and looked at forever. Pair with a black, nude, or navy shoes to complete the look.

You might be considering to wear something you already have in your closet as it is “just” a backyard wedding. But, we encourage you to treat this very special ceremony as if it was the one you have been planning for all along. Two of the most important people in your life are expressing their love for each other, regardless of the tough times we are in. They decided that you were one of the few essential people that needed to be part of this very special moment, truly a wedding to remember. The memories (and pictures) will last forever, make sure you look and feel your best!

We have curated a full selection of backyard wedding picks for you! 

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