With summer quickly approaching, it’s about time we start thinking about our outfits plans for all of those upcoming summer events.

The months of June, July and August usually bring with them a whirlwind of weddings, family parties and fancy get-togethers. So the pressure is usually on to bag the perfect outfit for every occasion!

And if you’re preparing to be a bridesmaid at any upcoming weddings, you’ll likely be happy to hear about one of House of Fraser’s best selling dresses.

House of Fraser have confirmed that their Issa Olivia maxi dress is their most popular and best-selling bridesmaid dress at the moment – and that it is repeatedly selling out!

The highly-coveted dress is of course from one of the Duchess of Cambridge’s favourite designers, Issa. Catherine famously wore one of the designer’s creations for her official engagement photos.

She also wore the designer on a few more subsequent occasions – cementing it as one of her go-to brands in her early days as a royal.

And the hugely popular Olivia dress from the brand is equally as flattering as the Duchess’ stand-out, royal blue gown. With a subtle v-neck shape, the floaty, pleated design of the skirt means that the dress skims right over any potential problem areas. Brilliant news!


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The elegant tie detail on the gown also handily cinches you in at the waist – guaranteeing that the ‘Olivia’ will be flattering on just about anyone.

House of Fraser’s gorgeous bridesmaid dress is sold in a whopping 11 colours, ranging from sophisticated ‘champagne’ to stand-out orange. It’s currently available in most sizes and colour – but of course, we know how well it’s selling, so it may not be around for much longer!

Buy Issa Olivia maxi dress, £95.20, here

And if you needed any MORE convincing to pick up the pretty outfit for yourself, it’s just been reduced in price too.

Originally selling for £119, the gown is now available for a very reasonable £95.20, for a limited time only.

It’s certainly the perfect pick for any summer nupitals you have coming up. However, if you’ve not got a wedding to attend (or to plan), this Grecian-style maxi dress would work equally as well for almost any formal, social occasion.

Wow guests at a formal dinner party or work night out in the Issa dress – or simple save it for a special date night out to a fancy restaurant.

Will you be picking up the season’s hottest occassion-wear dress?