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22 amazing outfit ideas for the hen do in your diary

Your upcoming hen party is a great excuse for a new outfit...

Hollie Brotherton

Hen parties are officially back on, and they're a great excuse to get yourself an amazing new outfit. While some bridal parties might go for a fancy dress theme, many give you free rein so you can choose to wear bright colours, serious sparkles or that LBD you've had your eye on. 

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Feeling overwhelmed about what to wear to your upcoming hen do? We've taken away the stress with our edit of the best hen party dresses available to buy online now. From Zara to ASOS and Free People to & Other Stories, the high street is full of great options.

Hen party outfit ideas for a night out: Sparkly sequins

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Embellished mini skater dress, £165, ASOS

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With its all-over bead embellishments, high neck and voluminous sleeves, this mini dress deserves to be one of your post-lockdown party outfits. 

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Sequin mini dress, £49.99, Zara

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You won't want to wait until Christmas to wear this incredible sequin dress from Zara, and we'd say it's more than acceptable for a hen do. Sunnies and sandals, optional.

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Draped strapless jacquard mini dress, £85, & Other Stories

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& Other Stories's woven jacquard silver dress has a cool asymmetric, draped finish. Be quick, it's selling out.

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ASOS EDITION sequin wrap mini dress, £120, ASOS

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If you prefer your outfits to have some colour, ASOS has this gorgeous mini dress in floral sequins.

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Black sequin dress, £27, Pretty Little Thing

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For something slightly more understated, we love this effortless black sequin dress from Pretty Little Thing. 

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VL the Label lace sided sequin mini dress in metallic, £95, ASOS

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Or this sequin mini with puff shoulders and lace-up sides.

Hen party outfit ideas for a daytime brunch: A cute colourful dress

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At Leisure midi dress, £88, Free People

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Stand out in this textured hot pink midi. Reviews say it's the perfect daytime dress.

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Rixo Kayla ruffled floral-print mini dress, £245, Net-A-Porter

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You won't find many floral dresses more coveted than those by Rixo. This cotton mini features an oversized pleated collar, puffed sleeves and a yellow floral print - for those who don't want to let go of summer just yet. 

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Lorni shift silhouette dress, £248, Reiss

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This flattering shift dress by Reiss could be paired with fancy flats or strappy heels depending on your hen party plans. 

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Floral midaxi dress, £39.50, Marks & Spencer

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This M&S floral maxi will take you from brunch to evening drinks with just a quick change of accessories.

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Reformation Jovi floral-print midi dress, £250, Net-A-Porter

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Reformation's vintage-inspired midi is perfect for daytime drinks and will be a wardrobe staple for seasons to come.

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Maxi shirt dress in 70s bloom print, £38, ASOS

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This 70s style ASOS dress is perfect for an autumn hen do.

Hen party outfit ideas for a city getaway: The perfect LBD

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Noha dress in black, £180, Reformation

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Sometimes simplicity is key, and this little black dress from Reformation will look so chic from day to night.

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Double breasted blazer dress, £20, Boohoo

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Tailored styles are always timeless. This blazer dress from Boohoo is collarless with an asymmetric cut for a modern twist.

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Linen ruffle mini dress, £65, & Other Stories

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From strolling city streets to late-night drinks, this linen mini dress would work for any location.

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Nanushka Halli belted vegan leather mini dress, £445, Net-A-Porter

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We love this Nanushka vegan leather dress, which is a true investment you can wear time and time again.

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Kimono mini dress in satin with wrap waist, £42, ASOS

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For an easy to wear with anything dress, go for this satin wrap mini.

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Arzel mini dress, £118, Free People

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Comfortable, flattering and versatile, this LBD ticks every box.

Hen party outfit ideas that are funny: Veils and bride tribe tees

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Bride and Tribe t-shirts, from £10.78, Etsy

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Every hen party needs some bride tribe tees and you can't go wrong with these bestselling t-shirts from Etsy.

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Floral Team Bride hen do sashes, £17.99, Etsy

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Want something you can wear over your outfits? Try a floral sash.

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Ginger Ray Bride-To-Be sunglasses, £5, John Lewis

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It's not a hen do if you haven't brought some embarrassing accessories for the bride.

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Bride-to-be veil, £14.99, Party Pieces

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Or if you know she won't be into that, she's sure to love this bride-to-be veil with a floral crown.

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Bachelorette party swimsuits, from £15.40, Etsy

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If you're lucky enough to make it to the beach or a pool, you'll definitely want to wear these swimsuits. They're available in size S-XXXL and come in lots of different colour combinations.

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Brides Squad satin robe, £17.60, Boohoo

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Feel amazing while you're getting ready in these rose gold satin robes.

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