The Most Stunning Black Bridesmaid Dresses in Every Style

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It’s hard to top all black when it comes to being utterly chic and stylish. Black bridesmaid dresses are classics that will always and forever be classics. However, that doesn’t mean that they can’t be highly fashionable. By incorporating new trends with a classic color, you’re looking at a combination that packs a punch.

We searched high and low for the best of the best black bridesmaid dresses online — so you didn’t have to! Peruse over 30 dresses in the top categories: satin, velvet, long, short, sequin, plus size, and long sleeve. Because black is always and forever the new black.

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Black Satin Bridesmaid Dresses

Black Satin Dresses from Show Me Your Mumu

Ruffle Neck Black Satin Dress

Such a stunning wrap dress with a flattering ruffle neckline.

Shop Tansy Dress from BHLDN

Satin Off-the-Shoulder Mermaid Dress

black satin bridesmaid dress off the shoulder

A flattering “va-va-voom” style made from stretch satin that’s worthy of the red carpet — let alone the aisle!

Shop Satin Mermaid Dress at David’s Bridal

Black Satin Column Midi Dress

lulus black midi column dress

It’s the open back for us! This dress is super chic and great for a mismatched line-up. And Lulu’s is always adding new affordable styles, so don’t miss all the black bridesmaid dresses from Lulu’s.

Shop Black Satin Midi Dress from Lulu’s

Black Verona Cowl Dress

black satin bridesmaid dress midi length

The classic black slip dress you’ve been looking for.

Shop Verona Cowl Dress from Show Me Your Mumu

High-Neck Ruby Satin Black Dress

long black satin bridesmaid dress halter neck

This dress is all about elegance. SO glam.

Shop Ruby Satin Dress from BHLDN

Empire Waist Custom Satin Black Dress

empire waist satin black bridesmaid dress

This custom dress is made to your size — and length! From midi all the way to formal maxi with a train.

Shop Emerie Dress from Fame and Partners

Flutter-Sleeve Satin Charmeuse Maxi Dress

black satin bridemaid dresses with flutter sleeves

Go timeless in a satin dress that drapes just right.

Shop Leila Satin Dress from BHLDN

Black Velvet Bridesmaid Dresses

Black Velvet Dresses on Etsy

Off-the-Shoulder Sweetheart Velvet Dress

velvet black bridesmaid dress with sweetheart neckline

A long velvet dress that sweeps the floor and legs for days — what more could you want?

Shop Long Black Velvet Dress on Etsy

Velvet Maxi Dress with Shirred Bodice

black velvet bridesmaid dress maxi

Such a beautiful drape on this figure-flattering dress.

Shop Velvet Maxi Dress from The Dessy Group

Long Black Velvet Dress With Sleeves

black velvet bridesmaid dress with belt

This custom dress has great reviews and would be perfect for a black-tie affair!

Shop Long Black Velvet Dress on Etsy

One-Shoulder Floor-Length Dress

black velvet bridesmaid dress one shoulder and slit

This stunning silhouette is a custom dress that highlights that luxe texture perfectly.

Shop One-Shoulder Velvet Dress on Etsy

Long Black Bridesmaid Dresses

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Adena Crepe Long Black Dress

This body-hugging dress with a square neckline is a stunner!

Shop Adena Crepe Dress from BHLDN

Jenn Maxi Dress

long black bridesmaid dress show me your mumu

This dress features a fitted bodice into a beautiful full skirt.

Shop Jenn Maxi Dress from Show Me Your Mumu

Glam Black Maxi Dress

long black bridesmaid dress glam

This maxi dress has STELLAR reviews from bridesmaids who rocked it in all colors! (See more affordable black bridesmaid dresses from Lulu’s.)

Shop Glam Black Maxi Dress from Lulu’s

The Kira Wrap Dress

long black bridesmaid dress with ruffle sleeve

This maxi wrap dress features flutter sleeves and a cute little cut-out in the back.

Shop the kira Dress from Fame and Partners

The Zyra Cut-Away Dress

long black bridesmaid dress with cutout

The side cut-away is the clear winner for this dress!

ShoP The Zyra Dress from Fame and Partners

The Callais Dress With Ruffles

long black bridesmaid dress with ruffle high slit

This long black dress features a ruffle and high slit with corset-inspired lacing in the back. SO dreamy.

Shop the Callais Dress from Fame and Partners

Ana Crepe Midi Dress

short black bridesmaid dresses

If you’re looking for a classic LBD, this is it.

Shop the Ada Crepe Midi Dress From BHLDN

Back Mini Dress With Ruffle Edge

short black bridesmaid dresses with ruffles

A very cute mini dress with adjustable ties and a darling sweetheart neckline.

Shop Black Mini Dress from Reformation

Fitted Short Black Bridesmaid Dress

short black bridesmaid dresses ribbed with slit

Make an entrance with this stunner! A mid-length dress that’s fitted through the bodice and skirt.

Shop the Cassi Dress from Reformation

Black Dress With Cap Sleeves

short black wedding dress with cap sleeves

This midi dress gives off a vintage vibe with cap sleeves and a surprise cut-away in the back.

Shop The Gavin Dress from Reformation

Short Black Dress With Tulle Skirt

short black wedding dresses with satin and tulle

This fit and flare is such a romantic look — that multi-layer tulle skirt is a stunner.

Shop The Venice Dress From Fame and Partners

Black Sequin Bridesmaid Dresses

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Mini Sequin Black Dress

sequin black bridesmaid dress with sleeves

How fun is this little dress? It’s totally ready to party.

Shop Mini Sequin Dress on Etsy

Sheath One-Shoulder Sequin Black Dress

short black sequin bridesmaid dress

Want to go all out without going ALL out? Rent this little number!

Rent Abigal Sequin Dress By Bardot from Rent the Runway

Sheath Sequin Black Bridesmaid Dress

black sequin sheath dress

Another GORGE rent-able piece. Read the reviews to see how it might fit your size!

Rent Sheath Dress by Dress the Population From Rent the Runway

Sequin Open Back Blouson Sleeve Maxi Dress

How stunning is this dress! There are some killer looks here — check out all the black bridesmaid dresses by boohoo.

Shop Black Sequin Maxi Dress From BooHoo

Plus Size Black Bridesmaid Dresses

chic one shoulder black bridesmaids dresses
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Rome Twist Gown

satin twist plus size black bridesmaid dress

Pair an empire waist with a flutter sleeve and we’re instant fans.

Shop the Rome Twist Gown from Show Me Your Mumu

Morgan Plus Size Black Bridesmaid Dress

stretch black crepe plus size bridesmaid

We love this bra-friendly, form-fitting, classic silhouette.

Shop Morgan Dress From Show Me Your mumu

Off-the-Shoulder Chiffon Maxi Dress

off the shoulder black plus size bridesmaid dress

SUCH a pretty style. The ruffle off-the-shoulder neckline is super flattering and the drape is perfection.

Shop Chiffon Maxi Dress on Amazon

Jessica Ruffle Midi Dress

short black plus size bridesmaid dresses

A sweet little chiffon wrap number that’s bra-friendly and adorably romantic.

Shop Black Plus Size Bridesmaid Dresses on Show me Your Mumu

Black Long Sleeve Bridesmaid Dresses

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Sigmund Long Sleeve Black Bridesmaid Dress

black long sleeve bridesmaid dresses with slit

A square neck and a high slit — you can’t go wrong.

Shop Sigmund Dress From Reformation

Maxi Balloon Long Sleeve Dress

flowy black long sleeve bridesmaid dress

Here’s a dress that MOVES. A real showstopper.

Shop Balloon Sleeve Maxi Dress on Etsy

Maxi Satin Black Long Sleeve Bridesmaid Dress

black long sleeve bridesmaid dress

Go for a longer skirt in satin and you’re instantly elevated to LUXE.

Shop Maxi satin Dress On Etsy

Blouson-Sleeve Plunge Midi Dress

The plunging neck and long flutter sleeves are totally sexy — but also comfortable. BEST combo. Check out all the black bridesmaid dresses by boohoo

Shop Midi Long Sleeve Black Dress on BooHoo

Satin Maxi Wrap Dress With Long Batwing Sleeves

Now, THIS is a statement dress — and how you can still stand out even in all black. And ASOS updates its inventory regularly, so click here to check out more black bridesmaid dresses!

Shop Long Batwing Sleeve Dress on ASOS

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