If wedding bells are in your future you have no doubt begun to think about not only your dress, but what dress style and colors you want to choose for your bridesmaids. The coloring options are limitless as brides and their wedding parties are all seeking bold and creative ways to make statements on that most important day. One color that is taking many brides by storm is dark purple. Many brides are choosing to go with dark purple bridesmaid dresses.
It is well known that colors influence moods, emotions and are key when deciding on home décor, attire and car selection. It should come as no surprise then that choosing the perfect color for your bridesmaid dresses will be a thoughtful process.
The color purple is historically known and recorded to have been used by royalty for centuries as it symbolizes riches and mystery. In any belief systems purple is also a symbol of good judgment. A bride can only hope she is making the best decision as it is one of the most, if not the most, important decision in her lifetime.
Dark purple bridesmaid dresses are great for any season as the color is the warmest on the cool color chart. Most who wear this color report feeling powerful and fun and it is considered a great confidence builder as well. What better day than a wedding day to evoke mysticism and confidence?
Dark purple bridesmaid dresses truly make a bold statement that screams, “I am here” and although the bride should be widely recognized on her special day, she should also want her closest friends and family chosen as her wedding party to have due attention paid.
Dark purple looks amazing in any length as an added benefit of choosing this color. Whether you have chosen a short and sheen style for your wedding party or a more formal, floor length dress, either way your bridesmaids will look smashing!
Dark purple bridesmaid dresses also work on every skin tone from olive to very fair. This is essential on the big day as you don’t want your wedding party looking washed out. With this color you do not have to worry. The warm and cool balance will stand out on the fairest of skins making them look doll like, while also working with darker complexions with its cool undertones.
Dark purple as looks equally as expensive in a range of material types and that can’t be said of all colors. If silk is your texture of choice, dark purple bridesmaid dresses will look delicate and elegant. Heavier tapestries such as velour also look rich and inviting. Dark purple has the ability to look amazing no matter what your fabric choice and that means one less thing to worry about when choosing the perfect bridesmaid dress.
Dark purple bridesmaid dresses will also match other décor. The bride could consider accenting the dresses with a nice lavender or silver for a pop. Play down the color by coupling it with a neutral gray or black especially for an evening wedding where those two colors will look beautiful by moonlight. For the outdoor wedding dark purple bridesmaid dresses would be fabulous paired with a white or ivory shoe and accessories.