Spring and summer bridesmaid dresses are easy: take one part flowy, one part flirty and one part pretty girly color and voila, wedding party magic (and bridesmaids who might possibly not lay a curse on your marriage for the hideous one-time-only dress you forced them to pay big bucks for). But winter bridesmaid dresses? That’s […]
The notorious bridesmaid dress has been immortalized in all its silk taffeta awesome awfulness. Yup, we’re talking about Katherine Heigl in 27 Dresses and the slew of bridezilla movies featuring the horrid bridesmaid’s dress. Yet, for those of us who have been there, done that, most bridesmaids dresses are somewhere between horrible/terrible/no good and the […]
Perhaps the beautiful cathedral that will host your “I DOs” has an unspoken dresses-must-be-below-the-knees rule, or perhaps you’re just tired of short dresses in silk taffeta. Whatever the reason, we’ve long been getting comments asking us to feature longer bridesmaids dresses. Here are 8 beautiful gowns that are budget-friendly. Your bridesmaids will thank you.
The bridezilla who prescribes weekly CrossFit sessions so her bridesmaids can fit into $300 Amsale dresses. The overly-involved mother-in-law who insists on Ocean View suites for the whole fam. We’ve all heard “those” stories before. Perhaps it was a friend’s cousin’s sister-in-law or a coworker’s former boss. Weddings can ignite everyone’s inner crazy, and in […]
Congratulations! You’ve found that perfect somebody who’ll nurse you back to Soberville when you’ve had one too many Midori sours at the bar, and who’ll love you despite your poor music choices in the car. (Admit it! You’ve been bopping your head to the Biebs’ new song on repeat.) You’re that cloyingly sweet, so-in-love couple […]
There’s always a whole lot of love at a wedding, but I’ve always found it difficult to love buying and wearing one-time wedding attire. So, in the midst of summer wedding season, instead of buying multiple one-time wears, I made a pact to seek out dresses that I could wear again. And not just to […]