Are you having a wedding soon? Though it might be a very stressful time for some brides and grooms-to-be, the preparation can be fun if you do it well. Get your best friends involved and talk about how your perfect wedding, what dress you want to wear, the food you want served and the music you want to hear. Then eventually, the real thing will happen and you can finally realize the fairytale wedding you have always wanted. ELLE has recently published an article on Annabel’s Beeforth book on vintage weddings that might inspire you, which is certainly worth a look if you’re a enthusiast of all things retro and might whet your appetite for such things if you’re merely curious.
You also have to think of the dresses you want your bridesmaids to wear. The popular English retailer New Look offers a variety of girls party dresses that would be perfect for your bridesmaids. We selected three of our favourite looks from their collection below, all of which are very affordable. After all, you don’t want to let your budget limit you in what you want for your marriage – everyone should be able to experience their fairytale wedding!
1. Teens Pink and Cream 2-in-1 Organza Sleeveless Dress (£19.99)
If you’re going for wedding with a playful theme, this sleeveless dress will be the one for your bridesmaids. The dresses come in white and coral and white and mint, great for younger bridesmaids. It has a certain garden party chic and will look great in any outdoor wedding ceremony.
This is a more classic look: the dress is all white with a beautiful embellished collar. It is perfect for any sort of dress code and will blend in with the bride and groom‘s outfit. The fancy chiffon detail is young and feminine, and the pleated design will make anyone look wonderful in it.
3. Teens Navy Polka Dot Frill Jumpsuit (£17.99)
If you do not want to follow the rules and plan to go for something edgier, then this jumpsuit will be perfect for your bridesmaids. It is not a jumpsuit in the old sense of the term, but is stylish and fashionable with an all-over polka-dot design that stands out but is in no way overwhelming. The jumpsuit is perfect to mix and match with silver or gold accessories and perfect if you want your bridesmaids to be dressed a little different.