Royal Frocks for the Royal Wedding

Planning on joining the other millions of women watching the royal wedding on April 29th? Why not do it in high style and get dressed for the occasion. Just because you weren’t born with a royal title doesn’t mean you can’t look and dress like one. Also, with the help of Rent the Runway, looking like royalty doesn’t mean you have to pay the price tag of one either. Their stylists are on-hand to help you pick the right dress for you, as well as make sure each frock will fit your figure perfectly. Go ahead, let that inner princess out. *Tiara optional, but highly encouraged!

Follow Me on Pinterest | Posted: 13 Apr, 2011 by Melissa

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  • Badgley Mischka Decadent Marie Gown

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    Ah yes, Marie Antoinette. One of the more infamous royal figures in history, and quite the trendsetter too. Badgley Mischka’s Decadent Marie Gown doesn’t disappoint when exuding this daring Dauphine. You will have heads rolling (without the guillotine) in this number.

    $125 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available to rent at Rent the Runway. Original retail: $795)

    | Posted 16 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Temperley London Emerald City Gown

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    Even though Dorothy was just a normal girl from Kansas, the inhabitants of the Emerald City recognized her potential when she stepped in those ruby slippers. Temperley London’s Emerald City Gown will enhance your status to Royal Highness in no time.

    $250 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent at Rent the Runway. Original retail: $1,995.)

    | Posted 15 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Carlos Miele Draped Sapphire Dream Gown

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    Channel Ariel in the Little Mermaid in Carlos Miele’s Drapped Sapphire Dream Gown. The fabric drapes around as if your body is floating in a sea of bright sapphire blue. Go find your Prince Eric and live happily ever after.

    $150 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail: $1,100.)

    | Posted 15 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Nicole Miller Teal Open Back Gown

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    Nicole Miller’s Teal Open Back Gown is the right length and silhouette to suggest royalty. The color and the cut out back gives it that oomph to get you noticed to be the next royal bride.

    $75 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail, $550.)

    | Posted 15 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Matthew Williamson California Dreamin’ Gown

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    Royal weddings are all about traditions that have been strictly followed through centuries. Could you imagine Kate and Prince William having a non-traditional wedding or, gasp, elope? If they can’t ever eschew tradition, at least you can. Matthew Williamson’s California Dreamin’ Gown puts the fun back into formal wear. The beautiful colors and patterns are perfect for a black tie affair or a tropical wedding. Say poo-poo to rules, they’re always meant to be broken.

    $300 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent at Rent the Runway. Original retail: $2,195)

    | Posted 15 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Doo.ri Ravishing Remi Gown

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    We all loved Princess Diana and hands down, her wedding to Prince Charles was over the top, including her wedding gown. Channel Princess Di’s giving spirit, but not her poufy bridal gown. Simple is better when making a lasting impression. Doo.ri’s Ravishing Remi Gown will keep your look ageless when you decide to take that walk down memory lane.

    $250 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail: $1,995)

    | Posted 14 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Halston Heritage Convertible Berry Dress

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    Dazzle in Halston Heritage’s Convertible Berry Dress and exude that old Hollywood glamour. Who needs a crown when you can be part of the exclusive fashion elite? Wear the silky sleeve up or down and keep that head high as you strut down the red carpet.

    $75 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail: $455)

    | Posted 14 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Yigal AzrouŽl Athena The Admirer Gown

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    Usually it’s a faux pas to wear white at a wedding, but Kate will be none the wiser if you decide to go against tradition while celebrating her royal union. Yigal Azrouel’s Athena the Admirer Gown celebrates the goddess in all women, and will cause admirers to run your way.

    $200 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail: $1,495)

    | Posted 14 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Carlos Miele Knock Em Dead Gown

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    Carlos Miele wasn’t kidding with his Knock Em Dead Gown. This masterpiece of a gown has all the details fit for a queen. The accentuated shoulders, plunging neckline, ruching and pleating details will make you positively radiant at that next royal ball. Just don’t forget your glass slipper when the clock strikes at midnight.

    $350 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available to rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail, $2,750.)

    | Posted 14 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Nicole Miller Steppin’ Out Dress

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    If you’re not a long gown wearing kind of princess, Nicole Miller’s Steppin’ Out Dress ups the ante with a bold bright color and a slightly off the shoulder design. Show off those royal gams in this dress and still come off completely polished for tea and crumpets with the Queen.

    $75 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail, $485.)

    | Posted 14 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Moschino Cheap And Chic Draped Dreamboat Gown

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    Moschino Cheap and Chic’s Draped Dreamboat Gown will transcend you right over royalty and into a Goddess. The draping of the silk flatters your every curve and the one shouldered strap accentuates those delicate collar bones that every woman has a right to bear proudly.

    $150 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available for rent on Rent the Runway. Original Retail, $1,095.)

    | Posted 13 Apr, 2011 by Melissa
  • Mark & James by Badgley Mischka Cleopatra Draped Dress

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    Capture the essence of the Queen of the Nile in the Mark & James by Badgley Mischka’s Cleopatra Draped Dress. This beautiful draped jersey gown will surely catch your Mark Antony’s eye.

    $75 at Rent the Runway | Buy

    (Available to rent on Rent the Runway. Original retail: $550)

    | Posted 13 Apr, 2011 by Melissa