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Bridesmaid Inspiration

Dress Lengths 101

Long, short or somewhere in between? If you’re trying to make up your mind about what length to have your bridesmaid dresses, let us help.


Short & Sweet

For a low-key city wedding or relaxed destination wedding, shorter bridesmaid dresses like our Ava May Short Dress are just the thing. Pretty and feminine, the casual length works brilliantly for more laidback weddings than long bridesmaid dresses, which can sometimes feel too formal. Plus, dresses with short skirts can be easily worn again to another occasion or event, and are a great way to show off statement shoes!


The Midi-Point

In between maxi and mini lies the midi (sometimes referred to as “tea length”). While there’s no definitive set point where a midi dress ends, they usually tend to stop mid-way on the calf for a feminine silhouette. Very versatile, midi bridesmaid dresses like our Oriel Bardot Midi Dress work for a variety of venues from church ceremonies to more casual city weddings.


Maximum Style

Planning an elegant and sophisticated wedding? Then you might want to consider maxi bridesmaid dresses. Our Maddie Maxi Dress, with its lace bodice and floor-length skirt, is ideal for a traditional church wedding. Alternatively, for a more modern take on the maxi dress, mix and match bridesmaid separates like the Lakin Top and the April Skirt for a unique look that works beautifully for a glamorous ballroom wedding.