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A Bridesmaid Dress for Every Season
Friday, June 11th, 2021 | By Emily Coates
Are you getting hitched in Summer? Or is the lush greenery of Spring more your vibe?
Perhaps you’ve got a penchant for the vibrant tones of Autumn ..or you’re planning your love party for the midst of Winter?
Regardless of the time of year, the seasons play a huge role in shaping your wedding day choices; from your colour palette, through to your choice of blooms.
And when it comes to wedding planning, the seasons are also the perfect place to draw inspiration for your bride tribe’s frocks.
Today on HOORAY!, we’ve curated a bridesmaid look for every season – featuring a chic Shona Joy gown paired with a luxe range of accessories.
Shona Joy is high on our list of recommended bridesmaid fashion labels—and when you see their luxe range of gowns, it’s easy to see why. Think chic, flattering silhouettes in a wide range of colourways; perfect for every kind of bridal party.
Take a look below to peruse the seasonal looks we’ve put together; each centred around our top picks from Shona Joy’s Wedding Edit.
Inspired by warm peachy tones and oceanic hues, this bridesmaid look is just made for a seaside rendezvous. Don’t forget strappy sandals and shades – they’re total musts for a Summer shindig!
Get the look:
Gown: Shona Joy La Lune Bias Cowl Dress with Split and Tie – Desert Rose | Hairpins: Jennifer Behr Faux Pearl Bobby Pins | Sunglasses: Gucci Cat Eye Acetate Sunglasses | Perfume: Maison Francis Kurkdjian Amyris Femme Extrait | Shoes: Jimmy Choo Tao leather sandals | Earrings: Brie Leon Valentina Glass Bead Earrings | Bag: Vanina Reveries beaded faux pearl tote
Allow a moody colour palette to set the scene for your Autumnal affair. Think: deep, chocolatey browns, complemented with dramatic berry tones and pops of gold.
GET THE LOOK:
Gown: Shona Joy La Lune One Shoulder Maxi – Chocolate | Earrings: Charms Company – Pearls of Joy medium 14-karat gold pearl hoop earrings | Ring: Grew & Co Python | Shoes: Aquazzura Liberty 105 Metallic Leather Pumps | Bag: Alexander McQueen Skill Crocodile-Embossed Leather Envelope Clutch | Perfume: Diana Vreeland Parfumes – Darlingly Different EDP
Oh baby, it’s cold outside! Keep your bride tribe warm with closed-toe shoes and feathery fur jackets (faux – of course!). We recommend soft gold hues, accompanied by rich berry tones to add a sense of warmth.
GET THE LOOK:
Gown: Shona Joy, Joan Bias Sleeveless Midi Dress – Gold | Earrings: Sophie Bille Bray Pearl Earrings | Perfume: Tocca Simone EDP | Lipstick: Laura Mercier Rouge Essentiel Silky Créme in Rose Vif | Jacket: Unreal Fur – Unreal Dream Jacket | Hairpins: Jennifer Behr Rose Gold-Tone Crystal and Swarovski Pearl Hair Slides | Shoes: Wandler Lotte Leather Mules
The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the gardens are in full bloom. Set the tone for your spring-time nuptials with this wildly romantic sage gown, paired with soft gold sandals and dainty Spring-inspired adornment.
GET THE LOOK:
Gown: Shona Joy Joan Plunged Midi Dress – Sage | Earrings: Jennifer Behr Papillon Earring | Ring: Natalie Marie Jewellery Precious Grey Diamond Ring | Shoes: Saint Laurent Leather Metallic Sandals | Hairpin: Reliquia Hana 18K Gold-Plated Faux Pearl Hair Clip | Perfume: Le Labo Santal 33
Looking for more inspiration? Head over to the Shona Joy wedding edit for plenty more chic bridesmaid gown ideas.
And don’t let the term ‘bridesmaid dress’ fool you! Each and every one of these versatile gowns can be worn long past the wedding day – through Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter!