FINDING a dress for a wedding is a challenging task, one that many of us dread.
You want to look fabulous, but equally you want to feel comfortable, as you are going to be wearing the outfit for a long period of time.
Size 18 fashionista Louise O’Reilly took to TikTok to show off seven occasionwear ideas, perfect for events this summerCredit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
This gorgeous pink satin dress is currently half price from New Look – it’s only £20Credit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
Prepare to wow other wedding guests with this fabulous Phase 8 dressCredit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
And to make matters worse, if you are plus-size, finding clothes that flatter your body and make you feel comfortable, can be even more of a challenge.
But luckily for you, Louise O’Reilly, known as ‘stylemecurvy’ on TikTok has come to the rescue.
The size 18 fashionista regularly posts her fashion hauls, tips and tricks to the social media platform.
Louise is not only fashion obsessed, but she is also a curve model, blogger and diversity in fashion advocate.
One of Louise’s recent videos sees her recommend seven dresses that are perfect for wedding guest outfits, so if you’ve got a fancy event to go to soon, you’ll want to listen up quick.
Louise posted the video to TikTok with the caption ‘7 curve friendly occasion wear or wedding guest outfits’.
First up, Louise wears a glamorous red floral maxi dress from Karen Millen & KM Curve (which comes in sizes 8-24).
This dress has a lovely ombre print, corset and pleat detailing, making it the perfect statement maxi.
Next up is a gorgeous coral coloured tiered maxi dress from Phase 8 (in sizes 8-20 and sizes 8-26 in similar styles).
This stunning dress has a statement belt, to really show off and flatter your figure.
Following this, Louise models a fabulous baby blue floral dress from Hope & Ivy on Asos (available in sizes 8-24).
This dress also has a flattering belt to really show off your waist and is currently on sale for just £45.
After this we see Louise wearing a white long sleeved jumpsuit from Coast and Coast Curve (which is in stock in sizes 8-26).
Louise’s white jumpsuit is a staple piece that is bound to turn heads at a big event and is currently on sale for £135.20.
We then see Louise in a glamorous pink satin button-down maxi dress from New Look and New Look Curve (which is available in sizes 8-32).
This beautiful dress is now 50% off and is just £20 – an absolute bargain considering its lovely material and gorgeous look.
Next up, Louise shows off a high neck patterned tie waist dress from Love & Roses (which can be purchased in sizes 8-20).
The unique colouring of this dress is bound to impress and its soft material will leave you feeling comfortable all day long.
And finally, Louise poses in a bright orange blazer dress from Next (available in sizes 8-26).
This statement piece is one that will instantly earn you the title of best dressed guest and not only this, but it’s a very flattering fit too.
Louise’s occasionwear video has clearly impressed many, as it has quickly racked up 209.4k views.
It has 5,100 likes, 127 comments and 298 shares.
Many fashion fans loved the outfits and took to the comments to express this.
One person said: “You look incredible in all of the outfits.”
Another added: “Wow they outfits are gorgeous!”
A third commented: “You give me hope. I need a dress for my daughter’s wedding. Having huge anxiety issues. I hate shopping.”
As well as this, lots of TikTok users really appreciated Louise’s tips and were very thankful to her for showing off the looks.
One user stated: “I have a wedding to go to next week and am so anxious about trying to find something to wear! You’ve given me hope!”
Another said: “You are simply a babe your so beautiful and I for one will be running to make some purchases thank you.”
The corset detail on this Karen Millen dress is seriously flatteringCredit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
Louise stunned in this fabulous dress that she paired with matching mulesCredit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
If you’ve got a big event and want to make a statement, this stunning white jumpsuit is the way to goCredit: TikTok/@stylemecurvy
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