The bridesmaid dress-picking process can be a tricky one?what bride wants to see her friends suffering down the aisle in uncomfortable fabrics, unflattering cuts and peculiar palettes?
Good news, ladies! This summer, sweet and feminine silhouettes reign in six attention-stealing hues: blush, aquamarine, mint, strawberry ice, soft melon and classic blue.
Taking a cue from four popular, bridal trends, we culled a dozen dresses that will have your loyal BFFs floating down the aisle in a punch of dreamy designs.
Bridesmaids-To-Be: Let us know what you think of our picks! Share your favorites in the comment section below.
Skin Is In
This glittery statement gown by Elie Saab is made from swaths of sheer tulle covered in 3-D floral designs.
Planning a Gatsby-inspired wedding? Marchesa‘s pale crepe column gown is a mandatory aisle must-have.
Imbued with an Old Hollywood aesthetic, strike a pose in this plunging, sequin stunner by Ziad Nakad.
Hundreds of brilliant blue and aquamarine beads were sewn onto this couture design by Zuhair Murad which would make an elegant addition to any beach or aquarium backdrop.
Don?t worry, brides. Lanvin‘s ruffled crepe gown is not likely to see the back of your bridesmaids? closets.
You say bridesmaid dress, we say goddess gown. We love the embellished trim along the neck and waistline on this floor-length dress by BCBGMAXAZRIA
Skip the red carpet. Instead, take this strawberry-hued lace ball gown by Vera Wang for a spin.
Lace may evoke that “something old” feeling, but this Tadashi Shoji dress has “something blue” written all over it.
Soaked in strawberry lace, this ruffled gown by Rickie Freeman for Teri Jon features a crystal-crusted belt and an illusion sweetheart neckline.
“A” for Asymmetrical
Giambattista Vallie‘s contemporary take on the high-low cut gets a luxe touch of lace overlay and 3-D florals effects.
With its pearly bodice and floral bud embellishments, Tony Yaacoub‘s knee-length gown is definitely ready to strut down the aisle.
Drenched in lace, pearls, and floral details, this Krikor Jabotian design boasts an über-feminine silhouette and miles of leg. For a more demure effect, have the hemline dropped an inch or two.