Our pick of perfect gowns for your dream team of bridesmaids will ensure they shine at the party
There’s more choice than ever for adult bridesmaids, with sophisticated full-length dresses and chic shorter lengths in the best designer collections. Elegant evening styles are among our favourite looks – not least because your dream team get a dress that’s perfect for wearing to another party. Look out, too, for Deco elements and soft floral pattern – both of which are also big trends in wedding gowns. Here are eight of our favourite styles to suit every style of celebration.
1. Midnight hour – Dessy
From the elegant Alfred Sung collection for Dessy, this midnight blue gown features a plunge front and draped skirt with front split – a classic example of the new trend for evening-style gowns and perfect for after-dark glamour. uk.dessy.com
2. Spot on – Katya Katya London
Katya Katya London’s short option comprises a pale blue slip gown with spotted overlay in soft latte. This versatile bridesmaid collection gives you lots of options to vary the colour combinations. katyakatya.co.uk.
3. Lovely lavender – Kelsey Rose
In a cool lavender hue, this halter neck gown from Kelsey Rose features a layered effect bodice and slimline skirt for chic and simple take on bridesmaid dressing. There are lots of other options in the collection in this shade. kelseyrose.co.uk
4. Fine florals – Pronovias
This Jamila gown from Pronovias’ Fiesta collection features a bandeau bodice with gauzy skirt and subtle belt feature. We love the romantic floral pattern. pronovias.com
5. Lilac time – Ted Baker
The new Ted Baker Tie the Knot collection features fabulous bridesmaid choices, including these on-trend pink gowns for mix-and-match style. The collection is available in selected stores, viewable by appointment. tedbaker.com
6. Ice maiden – Motee Maids
Motee Maids’ Rowan gown in ice blue features fine beading and flattering elbow-length sleeves, making it a great choice for day-to-evening dressing. moteemaids.co.uk
7. Garden party – Jenny Yoo
Featuring a lovely oversized-floral print on a white background, this lightweight bridesmaid gown by New York designer Jenny Yoo is a great choice for a garden wedding. jennyyoo.com
8. Deco glamour – Monsoon
Capturing the new season’s Deco and metallic trends, the Monsoon bridal collection includes perfect bridesmaid gowns in soft pastels and neutrals with glittering elements. uk.monsoon.co.uk
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