SAY YES AND DON’T STRESS!
What a better time to get married than summer right? When I get an invitation to a summer wedding the first thing I think is : what to wear? Oh My Fash! It’s so fabulous to go to a summer wedding but oh so stressing. I love weddings who doesn’t. The romance, the cake, the flowers, the friends, the fun, the stories and of course the dresses.
A wedding is the bride’s day but also the day of all the women invited. It’s comes naturally. We get invited to a wedding and we want to look our very best and sometimes that could be a very very stressful task.
Don’t panic though. Here are some fashion tips and outfit ideas to help you look your very best this coming wedding season.
COLORS AND PRINT YOU CAN WEAR TO A SUMMER WEDDING
The first thing to take into account when going to a summer wedding is that a wedding is the bride’s big day. We should dress accordingly to the celebration and place but keeping in mind that we’re a guests in someone’s very special day. Discretion is advice.
1.If you’re going to a summer wedding before you choose your outfit keep these key words in mind : chic, feminine, comfortable, pretty and elegant.
2.Avoid strong colors and loud prints if you’re not going to a tropical wedding. If the bride is wearing white; please don’t wear white or beige. It’s a matter of good taste and manners not to try to overshadow the bride. If it’s a beach wedding or a wedding with a theme then you should stick to the dress code specify in the invitation.
3.Colors to avoid when going to a summer wedding are : bright red, dark blue, royal blue and any neon tones.
4.Colors you can wear to a summer wedding are : pink, light pink, lila, light yellow, bright yellow, mint, olive green, light orange, light blue, golden and mustard yellow.
5.When it come to prints : avoid leopard print and big floral prints. You can choose a subtle graphic print or small floral print for an elegant suit or gown.
SUMMER WEDDING : EXTRA FASHION AND STYLE TIPS
1.If you’re not a fan of dresses or skirts you can wear a pretty floral print suit to a summer wedding combined with open toe sandals or high heels. If you’re a fashionista a suit made of: a blazer and culottes in a pastel tone is an amazing option to look different and stylish at a summer wedding.
2.Can I wear black and white to a summer wedding? Yes, you can wear black and white to a summer wedding. Black and white is a discreet and stylish combination. For a fresh take in this combination you can add a colorful bag and pair of shoes to your black and white outfit.
3.Accessorize! A simple hair style like a summer braid or low chignon are great hairstyles for a summer wedding. Soft curls combined with a delicate hairband; a fascinator or flowers are also a great hair-accessories for a summer wedding.
4.Less is more. Keep your make- up to the minimum, specially if the wedding you’re assisting is outdoor. Moisturized skin, a bit of highlighter, pastels eye-shadows and glossy lips are simple yet a beautiful make-up combination for a summer wedding.
SUMMER WEDDING OUTFIT INSPIRATION
CHIFFON YELLOW GOWN
FLORAL PRINT BARE SHOULDERS DRESS
LIGHT YELLOW RUFFLES GOWN