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11 Ravishing & Stylish Ways to Coordinate Bridesmaids Dresses!

Medha Chawla, 04 Feb 2019

Nothing makes us happier than knowing that bridesmaids are finally relishing the due attention they deserve at Indian weddings. Whether it is spoiling them with lovely gifts or having creative bridesmaids photos, brides are leaving no stone unturned to make their bridesmaids feel special. And now, After the raging concepts of bridesmaids photoshoot and bridesmaids gifting, the trend of coordinated bridesmaids dresses has also quite evidently paved its ways from Western weddings to Indian weddings. *We’re loving every bit of it* In fact, it has sort of become a norm in Indian weddings to have at least one wedding function where the bridesmaids twin with each other in identical outfits and get photographed with the bride (of course, that’s a MUST DO).

The visual aesthetics of coordinated dresses is such that one can’t help but have it at their own wedding as well. Right from the main wedding function to other ceremonies like mehendi and haldi, bridesmaids are making strong coordination statements and we couldn’t help but steal the ideas and brim you all with inspiration. But if you thought wearing the same dresses is the only way to have coordinated bridesmaid dresses, then we’re likely to take you by a surprise. Cuz, there are so many stylish ways to coordinate bridesmaids dresses that are sure to leave you even more lured.

So, here we bring you 11 broad ideas of how bridesmaids can coordinate their dresses to ace the coordination game.

Best Ways to Stylishly Coordinate Bridesmaid Dresses

1. Identical sarees with same blouses

The ever-gracious garment that a saree is, looks good on every body type and accentuates one's natural beauty. And hence, a saree makes for a great bridesmaid dress option.

Take a cue from these bridesmaids who clad themselves in identical ice blue sarees with golden border and similar blouses. You can choose a different color that suits every bridesmaids' skin complexion and then strut in sheer style together.

Here's a group of gorgeous bridesmaids who made a strong style statement by wearing identical sarees and same blouse. These ivory-hued sarees with green and pink accents look great on all the gleeful bridesmaids.

A yet another bunch of bridesmaids who not only coordinated the outfits amongst themselves but also complimented the bride's lehenga by wearing matching red and white sarees.

Add a pinch of Living Coral (Pantone Color of the Year 2019) to your wedding by asking your bridesmaids to dress up in similar sarees.

Twin in a color that goes well with the vibe of the wedding! Just like these girls who stunned in light blue sarees for their bestie's beach wedding.

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There's undeniably a lot of variety when it comes to twinning in sarees. This clan of bridesmaids opted for pink floral sarees with scalloped borders.

2. Alike Lehengas

Lehengas are truly the most favorite choice among girls when it comes to bridesmaid dresses! Almost every girl dreams of wearing a lehenga at her sisters' wedding. To infuse the picturesque aesthetic of coordination, all the bridesmaids can dress up in identical lehengas.

Taking the twinning game a notch above, these sisters of the bride looked damn gorgeous in identical pink lehengas and tasselled blouses.

These bridesmaids looked stunning in ivory flared skirts that were adorned with mirror embellishments on the waistline along with off-shoulder blouses. To amp the coordination level, this girl-gang opted for same jewels and similar hairstyles. 

Bridesmaids' aqua blue lehengas with golden blouses beautifully contrast the bride's red designer lehenga.

3. Ethnic suits

Heavy or plain—suits are yet another staples in the bridesmaids' wardrobes. And recently, we spotted a lot of bridesmaids amping up the fashion quotient at their sisters' weddings by wearing similar suits.

Don't these bridesmaids look absolutely love in their matching sage green and golden Anarkali suits! The fact that all of them kept their open in loose wave style makes them look coordinated even more.

Here's a stunning bridesmaids photo that you MUST bookmark for your own wedding right now! Talking about the outfits, the bridesmaids here are donning heavily embroidered yet subtle ivory suits with light blue dupattas.

Totally loving how these beauties are making strong coordination statement by donning simplistic white Anarkali suits and styling their floral embroidered red dupattas in the same way.

4. Pick a color from the bride's outfit

A monotoned light pink ethnic ensemble of a simplistic suit, churidar, and net dupatta worked perfectly for these lovelies for a day wedding. If you look closely, the bride's dupatta is also of the same color as of their suits.

For day weddings and especially Anand Karaj ceremonies, bridesmaids can wear simple yet stylish suits. These bridesmaids made a remarkable sartorial choice and looked gorgeous in grey suits with delicate golden borders. Right from the hand accessories to their heels, they kept their twinning game strong. But hey, their suits' color subtly resonated with the bride's lehengas' base but they also complimented their dupattas with the bride's dupatta. 

You can also take inspiration from these beauties who kept their co-ord game strong by wearing oh-so-beauteous ivory and golden suits. We also love how they picked the peach color from the bride's outfit and opted for same-hued dupattas.

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5. Pastels all the way

Pastels are all rage in the wedding fashion scenes right now, and they are surely here to stay! The pastel palette also boasts of some of the best colors for bridesmaids which are girly and chic at the same time. 

Here, the bridesmaids are wearing stunning pastel lehengas in the hues of peaches and pinks. In fact, four of the bridesmaids in this photograph are wearing similar lehenga sets with identical jewel neckline blouses. Further, the intricate golden embellishments on the lehengas look so pretty and elegant.

A yet another way to make your bridesmaids coordinate is by giving them the liberty to choose silhouettes on their own while sticking to the same color palette. In the following photograph, all the bridesmaids are wearing different dresses yet look so synchronized because they opted for pastels.

These gorgeous girls clad themselves in breathtakingly beautiful pastel lehengas created by Dalmia Fashions by Aditya and Mohit. All the lehengas are different in terms of colors and blouse designs, yet the pastel factor unites them all to make strong coordination.  

6. Same lehenga/saree but different blouses

Wearing the same lehenga with different blouses is one yet another amazing way to strike coordination among bridesmaids. This way, the bridesmaids will get to embrace their own individual style while sticking to the uniformity as well.

We're majorly crushing over this heart candid moment of a stylish bridesmaids clan who wore same sarees with different blouses.

7. Same silhouette and same color family

Ask your girlies to wear a similar ensemble in different shades of the same color! It will result in amazing photographs and your girls can choose the hue according to their skin complexion.

8. Matching robes & PJ's for smaller functions

If you don't want to enforce similar outfits on your bridesmaids for a big function, you can ask them to coordinate in matching robes during your getting ready session. You will have some appealing photos saved in your wedding memory treasure.

The bridesmaids wore similar PJ's s for the brides bhaath function and we're truly wowed.

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9. Almost similar outfits

Bridesmaids can mutually decide upon one color and get stitched almost similar outfits just like these gorgeous girls did! Right from their suits' length to their trousers' style, everything is distinctive from each other. Yet they look so synced despite wearing different. 

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Instead of wearing exact similar sarees as the coordinated bridesmaid dresses, you guys can take inspo from this fashionista clan who donned almost similar sarees and stuck to the same color palette.

10. Same color but different outfits

Decide upon a color theme and ask your bridesmaids to wear any outfit of the same hue. This way, the coordination stays intact and the fashion divas that your bridesmaids are, get to unleash their own style as well.

Sonam Kapoor too went the same way and asked her girls to turn up in white outfits at her mehendi ceremony! And here's a beauteous snap of her bridesmaids who look absolutely mesmerizing in a unique variety of white ensembles.

Here's another proof that picking a color theme results in a strong coordination game and lends picturesque aesthetics to your wedding. 

Twinning in absolutely stunning pink lehengas, this bridesmaids duo shows how to grab eyeballs at your sister's wedding!

Haldi ceremonies are synonymous to the color yellow, and this bride took it as a perfect opportunity to coordinate with her bridesmaids. While the bride herself is looking gorgeous in a modish skirt and blouse set, the bridesmaids are wearing equally beautiful yellow ethnic suits. *Can't stop ogling at that mirror-embellished dupatta though*

This one is one of the most interesting bridesmaids coordinating snaps you will see! Here, the bride is wearing an-all gold ensemble with a red dupatta and to lend a beauteous contrast, the bridesmaids clad themselves in red ensembles and golden dupattas. If you notice the bridesmaids dresses in this photo, the outfits are all different but it is the red color that is making them look synced.

11. Matching fabrics but different styles

These bridesmaids strut in sheer style wearing unique yet similar tops and paired them with trousers of their own choice. This again is one of the best ways to up the coordination game at smaller functions.

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How are you coordinating with your bridesmaids? Tell us in the comments section below.