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Your Complete Guide to Dressing for Religious Ceremonies

Dressing for a religious event—be it a bar or bat mitzvah, communion, christening or otherwise—can be a pretty tricky affair. Daunting as it may seem to dress appropriately in an environment you may not be entirely familiar with, it's really all about keeping your look tasteful and respectful while still reflecting your personal style. Read on for some of our go-to tips for putting together the perfect ensemble for a religious event. Bonus: we've even dug out some of our own bat mitzvah snapshots to share. Oh, the borderline-humiliating lengths we go to for you, dear readers.

Go Long

While some super-traditional churches and synagogues prefer women wear skirts or dresses rather than trousers, a neat pantsuit can look beautifully modern at a religious occasion.

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