Trends for bridesmaids change pretty quickly. Whether that be the “it” color, fabrics, silhouettes, necklines, length, etc… what brides choose for their besties is almost just as important as the dress she chooses for herself. So, what are can brides and guests alike expect to see in the coming year for their ladies of honor?
Color story: Coral
Coral is going to be a major color trend for 2020 bridal parties. Light pinks mixing with softer oranges and pastels will make bridal parties feel fresh and vibrant. And why not – when this year’s Pantone Color of the Year is Living Coral! This color works really well for brides who want a mix-and-match bridal party. Think about choosing gowns with off-the-shoulder sleeves or chiffon styles with slits to really round out this fresh style.
More and more we see brides using greenery as the main color for their wedding scheme. This naturally lends itself include bridesmaid dresses as well. Evergreen gowns are going to be everywhere very soon and we can’t say we’re sorry! Light chiffon gowns with more traditional styling in soft, moss colors will be a top pick for brides everywhere. This beautiful green color is perfect for an outdoor ceremony as it blends beautifully into the natural surroundings.
This year, we’re seeing a return to more formal weddings. Brides today are having their weddings in hotels and ballrooms and moving away from the reclaimed barn venue that we’ve been seeing for the past couple years. With this shift in formality, comes new trends for bridesmaids. Satin is making a big come back as well as more formal, fitted styles. Classic fit-and-flare gowns are starting to pop up more and more in weddings and we’re loving this traditional and timeless look. To achieve this look perfectly, think about choosing black dresses with a classic sweetheart neckline for a demure meet modern style.
Whether you want something really classic and traditional or something fresh and fun, these new and exciting trends for bridesmaid have us itching for 2020 weddings! If you’re ready to start shopping for bridesmaid dresses, click here to find a Sorella Vita store near you.