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5 Creative Ways How To Mix And Match Bridesmaids’ Dresses For Summer Wedding

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Bridesmaids’ Dresses For Summer Wedding

Organizing an entire wedding can be such an exciting but also a tiring experience. In moments like these, you could use every single tip in the book to make your life easier. Finding the perfect wedding dress is a top priority, but another very high task on the list is deciding on bridesmaids’ dresses. There are so many amazing ideas to stand out, especially if you’re opting for unique looks. These 5 creative ways will help you learn to mix and match the attire of your besties like a pro while making everyone happy at the same time.

1.Pick Florals

Summer is the season when you can play with so many different colors, prints, cuts, and texture. The floral print is so flattering and always associated with great summer days. It allows you and the girls to be very creative with the colors, type of flowers, and the style of the dresses. You can either pick a single floral print, and each bridesmaid can go for the dress type they prefer, or even better mix and match different floral prints that are complimentary. It’s all in your imagination.


2. Same Color, Different Shades

This is a great way to make all your bridesmaids happy. Simply agree on a color that they all like, and let them pick the shade that is most flattering for each one. The spectrum of a single color is so wide, gives your besties the chance to get creative, and what’s even better everyone will be satisfied. It will be the perfect rainbow of gorgeous styles done in a single color.

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3. Pastel Range

Pastels are not only popular for everyday wear this year but also a huge trend when it comes to bridesmaids’ dresses. One of the best parts about pastel dresses at the moment is that you can find them in stores and easily adjust them to perfectly fit for each bridesmaid while you’re visiting your wedding dress alterations specialist. The ladies can go for a single pastel shade, but different dress types, or mix and match several colors including pastel blue, green, pink, yellow, peach, and more.

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4. Same Dress, Different Colors

This tip can save you so much time. Talk with your bridesmaids and once they decide on the silhouette they want to go for, simply choose the different colors. It’s a very easy solution that will still look impactful and unique. Another great thing is that every single lady will be able to find a hue that is most flattering for them. Each one will have a say in their choice and you can easily make it work with your wedding dress, even if it’s not in a white tone.

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5. Rainbow Bridesmaids

This last tip is meant for the boldest, fashionable brides and bridesmaids. It’s a fun way to express your creativity and include vivid colors that create the perfect rainbow. These days it’s so easy to experiment with new and innovative trends that will help you stand out and throw an unforgettable wedding. Just imagine all the gorgeous pictures that you and your favorite ladies will have thanks to the colorful dresses. When it comes to the dress type, this rainbow trend can work in several different variations. It can be a single dress silhouette, just done in various striking totally different colors that form a rainbow together or completely different dress silhouettes.

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Summer is such a great season for a wedding, not only because the weather is perfect, but because it also allows you to get very creative with colors, ideas, locations, and more. While the wedding dress is a priority, so many brides also pay a lot of attention to the bridesmaids’ dresses. The truth is that there isn’t a single scheme to follow, but instead, try and find a trend that best works for you and your ladies. These 5 tips are all very unique and will give that special finish to an already perfect wedding. Remember not to get too carried away planning the looks for your bridesmaids, and also plan a visit to the wedding gown alterations shop on time, to save yourself from stressful situations.


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