Bridesmaid dresses your bridal party will actually want to wear again

Pick a colour and let your girlfriends do the rest.

If you’re worried your bridal party are just going to add your chosen bridesmaid dresses to an overflowing cupboard of past haunted frocks, this new trend is for you.

While the conversation around wedding culture and financial expections is moving in a positive direction, there still seems to be a lingering fear that when someone says yes to a bridesmaid proposal, they’re agreeing to the purchase of a $500 sickly green dress shoved in a box, never to be worn again.

The days of forcing all of your friends to drop down to a size six, and squeeze into the same multicoloured bodycon dress are gone. And it is becoming far more common for bridesmaids to have a say in what they wear on the day.

So to keep up with this, brands have begun creating bridesmaid dress collections for every size, in the same fabric and colours.

Continue reading to see which brands have the best style options.

Navy is a classic wedding colour. It looks good on everyone and adds a level of sophistication to your lineup of bridesmaids no matter the design. Petal and Pup have a range of Navy dresses in all different shapes and sizes, but this asymmetrical midi dress is an eye-catcher.

  • Elasticated waist.
  • Detachable waist tie.
  • High neckline.
  • Mid-length.

Every bride likes to think the bridesmaid dresses they pick will be worn time and time again, much loved by those who wore them. The Bec and Bridge range is the perfect balance of quality and affordability. This ice-yellow shade works perfectly in a range of styles and is a little different to the trending colours we’re seeing on the wedding scene.

  • Designed and made in Australia.
  • Low cowl tie back.
  • Wrap bust.
  • Maxi-length.

Satin and sage go together like tea and honey. They just work. If you’re looking for an elegant and timeless bridesmaid option, that is both understated and chic, the Meshki sage colourway is the perfect choice.

  • Lined.
  • V-Neckline.
  • Maxi-length.
  • Invisible zip.

If elegance and simplicity are what you envision for your big day, the slip range from Moira Hughes’s The White Label is particularly designed for just that. Dress it up or down for any wedding backdrop, as this sleek frock does well to blend in against most colour schemes and pairs well with most suit options.

  • Signature satin crepe.
  • Slip design.
  • Delicate spaghetti straps.
  • Mid-length.
  • Designed and made in Sydney, Australia.

Perfect for the Winter bride, this darker wine hue comes in multiple styles. This range is a great alternative for those who aren’t eager for a satin finish for their bridesmaids.

  • Adjustable straps.
  • An invisible zipper.
  • Completely lined.

A completely classic colour choice, rose is soft and romantic and works perfectly with most florals and tablescapes. Shona Joy is well known for its vast range of frock styles in the most sought-after colours of the season. The best part is, that their designs have proven to remain popular amongst brides, meaning your bridesmaids will be wearing them for years to come.

  • Asymmetric neckline.
  • Adjustable strap.
  • Invisible zip.
  • Maxi length.
  • Recycled silk-touch weave

Picture this stunning olive green colour against a natural backdrop or an arbour of native plants. This rustic shade is a safe and secure choice. Perfect for the untamed bride, olive green adds the element of class while bringing a sense of peace to your big day. Plus, it’s the perfect wedding guest dress colour for the years to follow.

  • Premium satin.
  • High, self-tie neckline. Key features 3
  • Elastic back.
  • Maxi-length.
Bridesmaid Dresses

White is the choice in 2024 for the cool bride. There is nothing easier to find in a range of shapes and styles than white satin and we’ve seen it gaining popularity at a rapid pace. As copper comes and goes, white is a classic choice that will remain chic for years to come. And who doesn’t want to have a staple white dress in their closet?

  • Maxi-length
  • Open back.
  • A cowl on both front and back.
  • Certified sustainable Naia™ Eastman sateen fabric.

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