Guide to Bridesmaid Dresses for the Coming Year
Wedding day preparation involves a lot of things but one of the most important is the bridal dress or gown. But, you also don’t want your bridal entourage to be left behind; they should also be well dressed on that day. In order to make your bridesmaids feel beautiful on your wedding day, you should help them choose stunning bridesmaid dresses. To make it easy on your, you can simply check out bridesmaid trends for the coming year.
One of the bridesmaid trends for 2018 which is already here is mismatched bridesmaid dresses. Gone are the days when all the bridesmaids have to wear the same dress design. The mismatched dresses has been seen in weddings and will continue in the coming year. With mismatched dresses, your bridesmaids will be able to choose their own style and colors that fit their bodies and skin tones, and will make them look great in photographs.
There should be some limit to their freedom in choosing dresses if you want cohesion in dress style on your wedding. You can do that by putting some rules in place. Essentially, there are four elements to consider in the dress of a bridesmaid, but you only need to decide on two elements that should be consistent. Neckline, hem length, color palette, and material are the elements to consider.
Halter necklines are in because they work for many body types to create or flaunt curves. You just need great earrings to go with this type of neckline. One shoulder necklines are also popular and elegant for the bridal party.
If you are going with floor length dresses, the trend is for them to have high slits for a sexy look. Strappy high heeled sandals like the ones from Rachel Simpson will look great with these dresses.
Flowy dress tops are unique. Cocktail length and floor length wrap dresses is also a good choice.
You can also choose two piece dresses for your bridesmaid. You can choose this if your wedding is nontraditional with a young crowd. You can also mix and match tops with skirts.
If you choose flutter sleeves, the dresses will have a vintage touch. Floral patterns and feminine metallic patterns are great with flutter sleeves.
For fall and winter weddings, choose velvet dresses in dark, jewel tones. Sparkly dresses are great any time of the year, you can have your bridesmaid wear sparkly dresses. You can choose dresses with sequins and sparkles ranging from small, sparkle patterns to full length sequin dresses.
When it comes to color, nostalgia rose is it. This rich pink color has purple undertones. This can be worn in different seasons. Jewel tones are also great. They are ultra rich with deep natural colors. Examples are dark emerald greens, rich mustard yellow, and deep ruby red. This is for outdoor winter weddings.