Always The Bridesmaid - 15 Vintage Inspired Bridesmaids Dresses You'll Swoon Over

Your wedding planning is moving along, you're ticking boxes off your to-do list on a daily basis. You have your wedding gown ordered, and now you're thinking about bridesmaids dresses. You want something flattering yet nothing that is going to overshadow your bridal splendour. Like your wedding gown, it is important to think carefully about the dresses you choose for your maids, remember! you’ll be looking at them for years to come in wedding portraits and photo albums.

To help provide you with some inspiration and give you a few ideas, we’ve sourced 15 sensational retro style tea length and ballgown looks that would suit a range of wedding themes, body shapes and sizes. From beautiful prints and textures to fitted and flared silhouettes. We've included options for either a formal or casual vintage-inspired event.

1960's wedding party - Getting your vintage style just right!

1960's wedding party - Getting your vintage style just right!

Tea length dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length wiggle dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length wiggle dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length wiggle dress by Unique Vintage

Tea length wiggle dress by Unique Vintage

Ballerina length gown by Dressific

Ballerina length gown by Dressific

Vintage ballgown by Dressific

Vintage ballgown by Dressific

Tea length swing dress By Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Tea length swing dress By Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Ballerina length gown by Dressific

Ballerina length gown by Dressific

Vintage style ballgown by Dressific

Vintage style ballgown by Dressific

Tea length dress by Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Tea length dress by Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Tea length swing dress by Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Tea length swing dress by Lady Mayra Clothing - Etsy

Embroidered tea length dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Embroidered tea length dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Velvet court dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Velvet court dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Tea length dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Tea length dress by Mr Water - Etsy

Off the shoulder tea dress by Unique Vintage

Off the shoulder tea dress by Unique Vintage

We hope we've given you a few ideas on where to start your bridesmaid dress search. If you're unsure about dress colours it might be worth having a chat with your photographer, they will be able to suggest the colours that will work best in your planned wedding day surroundings.


Every woman is unique, and MAISONdeROSSI believes this should be reflected in her style. If you can dream it, we can create it. But more than that, with our artisans at the helm, we can bring your vision to life in a way that will fit and sculpt your body to perfection.

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