10 Nordstrom Sale Special Occasion Dresses for the Bride-to-Be or Wedding Guest

It's the most wonderful time of the year — yep, sale time — and no store does holiday sales quite like Nordstrom. The retailer is currently offering serious discounts in every department, but if you're in the market for a special occasion dress, the Nordstrom sale is pretty much a no-brainer, whether you're a bride-to-be or just an attendee. The selection is stocked with every style, including rehearsal dinner options, engagement dresses, bridal shower dresses, wedding guest dresses and even holiday party picks — all for less. Want to check one or more of these off your shopping list? Scroll on for 10 stylish sale picks you'll want to add to your cart ASAP.

red a-line dress from ali and jay at nordstrom photo

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Ali and Jay Cloud 9 A-Line Dress

Whether you're planning a Christmas wedding or attending a holiday party, get into the spirit with the frilly red Ali and Jay Cloud 9 A-Line Dress. Just add gold accessories and you're sure to land on the nice (style) list. ($77, orig. $128; nordstrom.com)

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dress the population tiered dress at Nordstrom photo

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Dress the Population Yasmin Tiered Dress

Get fashionably festive in the Dress the Population Yasmin Tiered Dress, which just begs to be twirled. Opt for classic black that's perfect for any party — or go for the off-white version for extra bride vibes. ($119, orig. $198; nordstrom.com)

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off the shoulder midi dresss by vince camuto at nordstrom photo

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Vince Camuto Off the Shoulder Midi Dress

Show off your shape at the next party you attend in the fuchsia Vince Camuto Off the Shoulder Midi Dress. This jewel-tone stunner is just right for a winter wedding and also makes for a standout engagement dress. ($101, orig. $168; nordstrom.com)

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ted baker green midi dress at nordstrom photo

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Ted Baker London Porrla Midi Dress Nordstrom

A floaty lace-trim dress looks modern (and holiday worthy) in bright green while still maintaining its romantic vibe. No matter where you take the Ted Baker London Porrla Midi Dress for a spin, you'll look pretty and on point. ($140, orig. $349; nordstrom.com)

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off the shoulder midi dress by chelsea28 at nordstrom photo

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Chelsea28 Off the Shoulder Midi Dress

Winter blooms are officially a thing. Don't wait until spring to bust out your floral prints, especially when frocks like the Chelsea28 Off the Shoulder Midi Dress are on sale. ($83, orig. $139; nordstrom.com)

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velvet sheath dress by eliza j at nordstrom photo

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Eliza J Draped Velvet Sheath Dress

Velvet's come a long way since the frilly-neck holiday dresses you wore (with white tights, of course) as a kid. Get all grown up with a Eliza J Draped Velvet Sheath Dress in one of the season's MVP hues, mustard. ($77, orig. $128; nordstrom.com)

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square neck jacquard dress by gal meets glam at nordstrom photo

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Gal Meets Glam Collection Annabelle Square Neck Satin Jacquard Dress

Rock winter wedding season — and engagement season — in a retro glam fit-and-flare dress. The navy hue of the Gal Meets Glam Collection Annabelle Square Neck Satin Jacquard Dress is ultra flattering and will work for springtime special occasions, too. ($119, orig. $198; nordstrom.com)

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sleeveless lace dress by bardot at nordstrom photo

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Bardot Valeria Sleeveless Sheath Dress

Want to look sweet and sexy at your next special occasion? Look no further than this delicate Bardot Valeria Sleeveless Sheath Dress. ($77, orig. $129; nordstrom.com)

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asymmetrical midi dress by maggy london at nordstrom photo

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Maggy London Asymmetrical Midi Dress

A ladylike red midi dress will quickly become your go-to party pick. No matter if you're headed to a low-key wedding or a holiday party, this Maggy London Asymmetrical Midi Dress easily dresses up or down. ($83, orig. $138; nordstrom.com)

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lace sheath dress by bb dakota at nordstrom photo

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BB Dakota Jayce Lace Sheath Dress

Cobalt blue lace is just the right combination of festive and flirty. And with a price tag currently in the double digit range, this BB Dakota Jayce Lace Sheath Dress is basically calling your name. ($60, orig. $100; nordstrom.com)

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