The Best Occasionwear To Rent This Wedding Season

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'Tis the year of the big blow out wedding, and not only are our diaries feeling it, our wallets are too. The search for a wedding guest outfit can be mega fun, but also a stressful and expensive experience – especially with the sheer amount of weddings happening this year.

Fortunately, fashion rental has seen a huge boom in the last few years, offering users the chance to rent a garment for as little as £5 a day. With peer-to-peer apps like By Rotation and HURR quickly becoming household names across the UK, other stylist-based and hybrid services have gotten popular including Front Row, Hirestreet and Rotaro.

And while the savings might feel like the main draw, rental also contributes to circularity in the fashion space. Plus, it works great for those wanting to try something new, without having to make a lifelong purchase.

To take a look at some of the best dresses to rent this wedding season ahead, scroll through the slideshow ahead.

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<strong>RRP:</strong> £450<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> S-L<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Sister Jane</strong> Floral Tiered Maxi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.rotaro.co.uk/collections/dresses/products/floral-tiered-maxi-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Rotaro" class="link ">Rotaro</a>
RRP: £450
Sizes: S-L
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Sister Jane Floral Tiered Maxi Dress, $, available at Rotaro
<strong>RRP:</strong> £500<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> M<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Rotaro</strong> One Shoulder Maxi In Yellow, $, available at <a href="https://www.rotaro.co.uk/collections/dresses/products/one-shoulder-maxi-in-yellow" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Rotaro" class="link ">Rotaro</a>
RRP: £500
Sizes: M
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Rotaro One Shoulder Maxi In Yellow, $, available at Rotaro
<strong>RRP:</strong> £255<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 18<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>RIXO</strong> Leanna Midi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.hurrcollective.com/listings/leanna-midi-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hurr" class="link ">Hurr</a>
RRP: £255
Sizes: UK 18
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

RIXO Leanna Midi Dress, $, available at Hurr
<strong>RRP:</strong> £310<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 8-16<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Rotate Birger Christensen</strong> Dawn Dress in Baltic Sea Blue, $, available at <a href="https://www.rotaro.co.uk/collections/wedding-1/products/dawn-dress-in-baltic-sea-blue" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Rotaro" class="link ">Rotaro</a>
RRP: £310
Sizes: UK 8-16
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Rotate Birger Christensen Dawn Dress in Baltic Sea Blue, $, available at Rotaro
<strong>RRP:</strong> £400<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> XS - XXL<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Lirika Matoshi</strong> Strawberry Midi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.hurrcollective.com/listings/hearty-corset-midi-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hurr" class="link ">Hurr</a>
RRP: £400
Sizes: XS - XXL
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Lirika Matoshi Strawberry Midi Dress, $, available at Hurr
<strong>RRP:</strong> £358<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 8<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Yasmina Q</strong> Delphine Dress in Orange, $, available at <a href="https://www.rotaro.co.uk/collections/wedding-1/products/delphine-dress-in-orange" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Rotaro" class="link ">Rotaro</a>
RRP: £358
Sizes: UK 8
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Yasmina Q Delphine Dress in Orange, $, available at Rotaro
<strong>RRP:</strong> £1,300<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 14<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 3 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 3 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Galvan</strong> Bias-Cut Silk-Satin Gown, $, available at <a href="https://frontrow.uk.com/product/bias-cut-silk-satin-gown/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Front Row" class="link ">Front Row</a>
RRP: £1,300
Sizes: UK 14
Minimum rental period: 3 days

The price listed includes 3 days' rental.

Galvan Bias-Cut Silk-Satin Gown, $, available at Front Row
<strong>RRP:</strong> £1,455<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 14<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>The Vampire's Wife</strong> The Blossom Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.hurrcollective.com/listings/the-blossom-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hurr" class="link ">Hurr</a>
RRP: £1,455
Sizes: UK 14
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

The Vampire's Wife The Blossom Dress, $, available at Hurr
<strong>RRP:</strong> £380<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> S<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Self Portrait</strong> Orange Lace-Detail Ruffled Chiffon Maxi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.cloan.uk/product/Self-Portrait-Ruffled-Chiffon-Maxi-Dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Cloan" class="link ">Cloan</a>
RRP: £380
Sizes: S
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Self Portrait Orange Lace-Detail Ruffled Chiffon Maxi Dress, $, available at Cloan
<strong>RRP:</strong> £300<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 4-16<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Self Portrait</strong> Floral Print Shell Mini Dress, $, available at <a href="https://selfridgesrental.com/items/floral-print-shell-mini-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Selfridges Rental" class="link ">Selfridges Rental</a>
RRP: £300
Sizes: UK 4-16
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Self Portrait Floral Print Shell Mini Dress, $, available at Selfridges Rental
<strong>RRP:</strong> £600<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> XS, M<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Materiel Tbilisi</strong> Side Strap Black Jumpsuit, $, available at <a href="https://www.rotaro.co.uk/collections/suits-and-jumpsuits/products/side-strap-black-jumpsuit" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Rotaro" class="link ">Rotaro</a>
RRP: £600
Sizes: XS, M
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Materiel Tbilisi Side Strap Black Jumpsuit, $, available at Rotaro
<strong>RRP:</strong> £250<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 6-22<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>Selkie</strong> The Rainbow Puff Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.hurrcollective.com/listings/the-rainbow-puff-dress-34027" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hurr" class="link ">Hurr</a>
RRP: £250
Sizes: UK 6-22
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

Selkie The Rainbow Puff Dress, $, available at Hurr
<strong>RRP:</strong> £355<br><strong>Sizes:</strong> UK 8-12<br><strong>Minimum rental period:</strong> 4 days<br><br><em>The price listed includes 4 days' rental</em>.<br><br><strong>RIXO</strong> Red Pansy Gio Midi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.hirestreetuk.com/product/rixo-red-pansy-gio-midi-dress" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Hirestreet" class="link ">Hirestreet</a>
RRP: £355
Sizes: UK 8-12
Minimum rental period: 4 days

The price listed includes 4 days' rental.

RIXO Red Pansy Gio Midi Dress, $, available at Hirestreet

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