Wedding Trends: Bridesmaids in Skirts

Why not have your lovely bridesmaids wear pretty skirts + tops? Lots more ideas if you like the mix + match style – and still super stylish! I’ve collected some stylish bridal parties that will hopefully help inspire you and then we’ve also put together a few fun looks to get you started! Anyone planning on having their ladies wearing skirts instead of dresses?

bridesmaids in skirts

bridesmaids in skirts

You could even mix skirts with dresses like these bridesmaids above did! :)

bridesmaids in skirts

bridesmaids in long skirts

bridesmaids in skirts

photo credits: Amelia Lyon, Oh Darling PhotographyLang Photographers via RuffledKate Miller Photography, Easy Dreamer Photography, Weddings By Two via Martha Stewart, Rebekah Westover, Vintage inspired skirt by KT Jean, Christian Oth

And we’ve also put together some outfit ideas to help get your started…

anthropologie bridesmaids skirts

look #1: floral skirt from Anthropologie and silk top from Madewell

peach bridesmaids skirt and top

look#2: flutterfall skirt from Madewell and blouse from Ruche

look #3: pink bow skirt from J Crew and vintage top from ModCloth

polka dot ruffle skirt

Look #4: ruffled polka-dot skirt from Ruche and top from J.Crew

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  1. I LOVE this look! Still so classy and fun, but a little twist on the usual.

  2. I really love this trend, and it’s great that you put some options together.

  3. Love this trend. Definitely a great way to break away from the traditional BM dress!

  4. love this, jen! i love the ideas you’re sharing!

  5. I love this idea…… this is perfect…. I have 4 braidsmaid and one is on the plus size and its hard to find a dress that fits her and everyone else….. this would be a great idea to bring up tonight…. thanks for the idea.

  6. This is such a great idea! I love the pinks skirt, by the way

  7. Didn’t realize there could be so many variations for bridesmaids-in-skirts! Very helpful post…thanks. :-)

  8. What an original idea! Thanks so much for posting! I put a link to this post on my website to share your great idea:)

  9. What an original idea! Thanks so much for posting! I put a link to this post on my website to share your great idea

  10. LOVE this idea! Those looks are amazing!

  11. please i can have more of these pics

  12. LOVE love love this. These are the kind of bridesmaids dresses I’d love to wear. Perfect to wear again later!

  13. I really love this trend! So much more visual interest than four girls dressed in the same dress!

  14. Lovely skirts!So elegant and very admiring!These photos were awesome!

  15. Thanks for the great post. I LOVE the idea of the bright colour skirts or something really textured. There are so many possibilities deciding what direction to go is going to be the real challenge!

    Such fun!


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