So you’ve received and graciously accepted your friend’s request to be her bridesmaid. While you’re happy to share in her big day, you’re probably wondering what tulle’d, taffeta’d and laced monstrosity she’ll be forcing you to wear. In front of people. Luckily, the 80s are over and you can now find bridesmaid dresses you’d actually want to wear — again and again. Here are 15 of our favorites.

Marisa Knee-Length Halter Dress

$248, BCBG Maxazria

Arlena On-Shoulder Lace Cocktail Dress

$298, BCBG Maxazria

Catherine Malandrino Strapless Tulip-Hem Dress

$168.75, Saks Fifth Avenue

Seanas Embellished Washed-Silk Gown

$945, Net-a-Porter

Pinko Wedding Short Dress

$125, Yoox

Kerensa Printed Maxi Dress

$330, Reiss

Ain’t We Haute Fun? Dress in Floral Flourish

$75, Modcloth

Aidan Mattox Printed Long Dress 

$250, Neiman Marcus

Mirabelle Dress

$265, J. Crew,

Delphine Cutout Back Dress 

$338, BCBG Maxazria

Rebecca Taylor Sweetheart Strapless Dress

$158, ShopBop

BCBG A-Line Lace Dress 

$368, Neiman Marcus

Alice & Olivia One Shoulder Dress

$440, Revolve

VELVET Black One Shoulder Dress 

$127, Revolve

Bali Printed Maxi Dress

$74, Warehouse

Samantha Lim is a fashion editor, stylist, and creative consultant in New York City. She covers fashion, beauty, travel, food, and entertainment for publications around the world. Follow her on Twitter & Instagram @iamsamlim

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