Tips for Finding Your Bridesmaid Gowns

Tips for Finding Your Bridesmaid Gowns

Tips for Finding Your Bridesmaid Gowns

We have noticed one huge advantage to a summer wedding… The shopping! Colours go from deep red to coral and from navy midnight blue to fun turquoise overnight. While finding the perfect dresses is never an easy task, having more colour options is a huge advantage. Here are some tips for finding your perfect bridesmaid gowns.

Create a Secret Pinterest Board

A brilliant place to begin and find inspiration first, take it a step further with a secret board. This way, you can send inspiration to your ladies alone as well as link to actual wedding boutiques you are interested in. Great inspiration can be found on boutique sites like Covet, definitely some pins! We are in love with their new Annabelle multi-way gown too.

Tips for Finding Your Bridesmaid Gowns

Take Measurements First

Before you do anything, it’s important to know what sizes you will need. Especially since you bridesmaids may be various sizes and will be needing different fits. This makes even more sense if your ladies don’t live near you or if they are unable to make it to initial fittings

Tips for Finding Your Bridesmaid Gowns

Consider Individual Tastes

This is a key factor. There is no doubt that every woman will have a different opinion on what is stylish so it’s important to take note of what their likes and dislikes. Your ladies should look comfortable and happy with their outfit as well as looking as those it is something they would have chosen themselves.

Images via Covet

Aileen Swansen

Aileen Swansen is a Visual Communications graduate from Kerry who carries out her role as Social Media Executive here at WeddingDates. She loves fashion, illustration and the occasional cupcake!

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