8 gorgeous Wedding Venues and Fashion Ideas to Mix and Match

So you've found the perfect wedding venue—or at least narrowed in on a type of venue—congrats! If you want to ensure a next-level aesthetic, consider how your wedding day attire can complement your venue. To give you some inspiration, we’ve put together some killer looks to go with eight different types of venues. 

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The vintage mansion

Milwaukee, WI

Photo by Brown Street Studios

For a wedding at a historic venue, play up vintage-inspired styles like all-over beading, intricate lace, and cap sleeves. A classic tux and suspenders will take any groom back in time.  

Kristine gown, $3,800,  Claire Pettibone

Kristine gown, $3,800, Claire Pettibone

Milan dress, KR32.000 (~$3,612),  Forever Us

Milan dress, KR32.000 (~$3,612), Forever Us

Graphite tuxedo, price not listed,  Madison James

Graphite tuxedo, price not listed, Madison James

Navy Baby - Classic Navy Suspenders, $49,  The Groomsman Suit

Navy Baby - Classic Navy Suspenders, $49, The Groomsman Suit


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The casual market

Milwaukee, WI

Photo by Elizabeth Haase

We love a playful short dress or jumpsuit for a non-traditional venue like this. Grooms, consider a linen, cotton, or chambray suit to match the lighthearted, carefree aesthetic of this venue.

Rory dress, $1,815, Rime Arodaky,  Net-a-Porter

Rory dress, $1,815, Rime Arodaky, Net-a-Porter

Isla Strapless jumpsuit, $248, Likely,  Bloomingdales

Isla Strapless jumpsuit, $248, Likely, Bloomingdales

Lightweight Italian Linen Suit, $750,  Bonobos

Lightweight Italian Linen Suit, $750, Bonobos

Men's Micro-Weave Wool/Cotton Suit, $895, BOSS Hugo Boss,  Neiman Marcus

Men's Micro-Weave Wool/Cotton Suit, $895, BOSS Hugo Boss, Neiman Marcus


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The glamorous museum

San Francisco, CA

Photo by Jesse Leake Photography

For a black-tie affair, we adore this sleek satin gown and this glittering jumpsuit. Our pick for grooms is a sharp black or navy tuxedo, and we’ve found some great options at different price points. Treat this like your own personal Met Gala, and dress to the nines!

Nevis gown, $2,830, Johanna Johnson,  BHLDN

Nevis gown, $2,830, Johanna Johnson, BHLDN

Flori & Fleur, price not listed,  Jenny Packham

Flori & Fleur, price not listed, Jenny Packham

Wool Wellar Tuxedo Blazer + Wool Tuxedo Pant, $980,  Theory

Wool Wellar Tuxedo Blazer + Wool Tuxedo Pant, $980, Theory

Premium Shawl Lapel Navy Tuxedo Jacket, $189,  The Groomsman Suit

Premium Shawl Lapel Navy Tuxedo Jacket, $189, The Groomsman Suit


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The chic modern art gallery

Chicago, IL

Photo by Dare2B Productions

A chic pantsuit will tie your sophisticated aesthetic together well, and this dreamy floral gown will play off the fairy lights and flower arrangements. Grooms, step up your style game with this floral jacquard suit jacket, or keep it cool in a classic black suit.

Yoko Tuxedo Pant, $990,  Monique Lhuillier  

Yoko Tuxedo Pant, $990, Monique Lhuillier 

Iris Gown - Floral, price not listed,  Alexandra Grecco

Iris Gown - Floral, price not listed, Alexandra Grecco

Skinny Fit Floral Jacquard Suit Jacket, $260, Topman,  Nordstrom

Skinny Fit Floral Jacquard Suit Jacket, $260, Topman, Nordstrom

Men's Techni-Cole Solid Black Slim-Fit Suit, $395, Kenneth Cole Reaction,  Macy's

Men's Techni-Cole Solid Black Slim-Fit Suit, $395, Kenneth Cole Reaction, Macy's


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The rustic ranch

Clarksville, MO

Photo by Cassidy Parker Smith

These sweet, flowy lace gowns are perfect to wear for a rural barn or ranch wedding. A plaid or tan linen suit gives the groom an equally bucolic look. Plus, you'll stay comfortable outdoors.

Juliet Bridal Gown, $1,760,  Nicole Miller Bridal

Juliet Bridal Gown, $1,760, Nicole Miller Bridal

Montego Dress, $428,  The Reformation

Montego Dress, $428, The Reformation

Skinny Fit Houndstooth Suit Jacket, $240,  Topman

Skinny Fit Houndstooth Suit Jacket, $240, Topman

Men's 100% Linen 2 Button Blazer, $79.99, Tasso Elba created for  Macy's

Men's 100% Linen 2 Button Blazer, $79.99, Tasso Elba created for Macy's


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The romantic greenhouse

Maui, HI

Photo by Melia Lucida

We’re just as in love with these whimsical gowns as we are with this dreamy venue. Men, don’t take yourselves too seriously here—add a floral shirt into the mix or a white tuxedo jacket for a fancier affair.

Violet, no price listed,  Jenny Packham

Violet, no price listed, Jenny Packham

Magnolia dress, no price listed,  Tomomi Okubo

Magnolia dress, no price listed, Tomomi Okubo

Lazio Off White Plain Dinner Jacket, $499,  Suit Supply

Lazio Off White Plain Dinner Jacket, $499, Suit Supply

Extra Slim Cotten Blend Suit Jacket and Pant, $326,  Express

Extra Slim Cotten Blend Suit Jacket and Pant, $326, Express


Preppy+wedding+venue

The preppy private club

Los Angeles, CA

Photo by Donna Newman

These high necklines and full skirts are classic styles that are guaranteed to make you feel like a princess, while these plaid and navy jackets have a refined yet boyish, prep-school feel.

Whispers & Echoes Crest Gown, $1,200,  BHLDN

Whispers & Echoes Crest Gown, $1,200, BHLDN

Victoria, price not listed,  THEIA Bridal

Victoria, price not listed, THEIA Bridal

Jetsetter Stretch Wool Blazer in Arthur Blue Check, $450,  Bonobos

Jetsetter Stretch Wool Blazer in Arthur Blue Check, $450, Bonobos

Jort Blue Plain, $639,  Suit Supply

Jort Blue Plain, $639, Suit Supply


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The urban loft

San Francisco, CA

Photo by Anna Wu Photography

Interesting lace details on these gowns add to the visual poetry of this upscale loft. Grooms, opt for this classic black suit for a timeless look, or mix in one of today’s top trends with this checked suit. There's no doubt you’ll be the best dressed people in the room.

Watters Clements Gown, $1,270,  BHLDN

Watters Clements Gown, $1,270, BHLDN

Seychelles Gown, price not listed,  Claire Pettibone

Seychelles Gown, price not listed, Claire Pettibone

Classic Black Jacket, $119,  The Groomsman Suit

Classic Black Jacket, $119, The Groomsman Suit

Lazio Grey Check, $499,  Suit Supply

Lazio Grey Check, $499, Suit Supply

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