According to rumours, myths and movies, bridesmaid dresses should always be somewhat unflattering so as not to upstage the bride's wedding gown in any way. But in this section of the site, you will find nothing but stylish and elegant dresses by some of the North West's finest dress designers and retail outfitters – gowns that will make every girl want to always be the bridesmaid and never the bride.
Bridesmaids take the role of the bride's so-called wing women before and on the big day and, as a thank you for their dedication and assistance, the least you can do is dress them in gowns that complement and accentuate their natural beauty. That said, it's important to consider each bridesmaid individually – her shape, personality, complexion and hair colour – and then choose a dress that will truly make her glow. cont...
Comfort is key. After all, your wing women will be on their feet for most of the day, running errands and ensuring that your wedding day goes off without a hitch. Opt for soft, flowy fabrics and ask your bridesmaids to give input in terms of whether or not they prefer dresses with straps, belts and so forth.
With regards to cost, your army of ladies is generally expected to pay for their own bridesmaid dresses so it's important to gauge what their budgets are first before going dress hunting. Be sure to involve them in the decision making process, but also make it clear that the final decision lies with you – after all, it might be their bridesmaid dresses, but it's still your wedding day. ...less
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