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I'm replying because you sound a bit desperate for an answer, OP, but I'm the last person who would be asked for style tips! There's a nice blue jumpsuit on Etsy at £45ish, just did a search 'jumpsuit', if that's what you rally want, but I think you could wear whatever outfit you feel happy in to a garden party. Nice summer frock, top and trousers, whatever. Not as formal as 'posh dinner party/dance/nightclub' but smart casual informal wear. Avoid stiletto's as you'll sink into the grass...Have a nice time.
Do you mean 'Garden Party' as in 'tea at Buckingham Palace' dress code type party (which is what I assumed when opening the thread - that's what I'd think if someone said 'garden party') or do you mean some mates are having a party and they are holding it in their garden rather than in their living room ?
Because the dress code would be very different in those two scenarios.
For BuckPal garden party I hired a dress. Blue and white silk dropped waisted (I was 7 months pg at the time). I loved that dress and wish I could have kept it. Hire lady threw in an amazing matching hat too.
Well, IMO, if it's a proper, formal garden party, then it has to be a dress. A jump suit is far too casual. I would be looking at a dress and flat shoes though - heels stuck in grass is not a good look and is only going to end in tears. Odd to have it in the evening though - it does tend to get chilly quite early on in the evenings in the UK