How to Match Your Bridesmaid Dresses and Wedding Colors

When considering your wedding color palette, one of the best places to get started is by looking at the many hues that may be available for your bridesmaid dresses. Here, we show you some match-ups that will bring it all together, using pretty pastels, earthy neutrals and rich jewel tones from The Dessy Group.

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  • French Truffle: Bridesmaid Dresses

    French Truffle: Bridesmaid Dresses

    This delicious winter hue from The Dessy Group reminds us of s’mores, hot chocolate, and beautiful snowy weddings!

  • French Truffle: Bouquet

    French Truffle: Bouquet

    Gold-painted pinecones adorned with crystals put a wintry twist on this soft white bouquet.

    Photo Credit: Tiny Human Photography

  • French Truffle: Favors

    French Truffle: Favors

    For fall and winter weddings, thank your guests with cocoa hugs and marshmallow kisses. 

    Photo Credit: Nottingham Paper Goods

  • French Truffle: Wedding Cake

    French Truffle: Wedding Cake

    A wreath and a touch of sparkle add instant wow-factor to your cake.

    Photo Credit: de la cremè Creative Studio

  • French Truffle: Seating Chart

    French Truffle: Seating Chart

    From the illuminated wooden canvas to the beautiful blooms, this seating chart is perfect for a rustic-chic wedding.

    Photo Credit: Analisa Joy Photography

  • French Truffle: Getaway Car

    French Truffle: Getaway Car

    Adorn a classic getaway car with pretty balloons for fun way to depart into married life together. 

    Photo Credit: Orange Turtle 

  • Sofia Blue: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Sofia Blue: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Make your bridesmaids your something blue! Sofia Blue, by The Dessy Group, is a rich jewel-tone that your girls will want to wear again and again.

  • Sofia Blue: Bouquet

    Sofia Blue: Bouquet

    Pops of blue among a sea of multi-color wildflowers add a richness to this eclectic bouquet.

    Photo Credit: Emily Delamater

  • Sofia Blue: Wedding Cake

    Sofia Blue: Wedding Cake

    The vibrant jewel-tone base of this cake is perfectly balanced by a clean ivory top tier accented with muted pastel colored florals. 

    Photo Credit: Chaz Cruz

  • Sofia Blue: Real Wedding

    Sofia Blue: Real Wedding

    This beautiful Sofia Blue hue from The Dessy Group works for any style and every season and mix-and-match necklines allow you to find the perfect fit for each bridesmaid's body type.

  • Sofia Blue: Dog Ring Bearer

    Sofia Blue: Dog Ring Bearer

    And the award for cutest ring bearer goes to... Wheel your fur baby down the aisle for a show-stopping entrance. 

    Photo Credit: Legacy Monochrome

  • Sofia Blue: Wedding Shoes

    Sofia Blue: Wedding Shoes

    Move over Carrie Bradshaw! Once you put these Manolo Blahnik  "something blue" shoes on you'll never want to take them off. 

    Photo Credit: Justine Milton

  • Dusty Rose: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Dusty Rose: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Dusty Rose is having a major moment right now! This warm hue from The Dessy Group is popping up everywhere in wedding trends from bridesmaid dresses to décor.

  • Dusty Rose: Wedding Cake

    Dusty Rose: Wedding Cake

    This dreamy stacked petal ombré cake is perfectly paired with a fresh rose bouquet topper.

    Photo Credit: Le Papillon Patisserie

  • Dusty Rose: Ceremony Décor

    Dusty Rose: Ceremony Décor

    A shower of blush florals transforms this ceremony into a romantic vision.

    Photo Credit: Andrew Bayda

  • Dusty Rose: Real Wedding

    Dusty Rose: Real Wedding

    The ruched bodice and pleated skirt of these Dusty Rose-hued bridesmaid gowns from The Dessy Group are perfect for a garden wedding. 

    Photo Credit: Catherine Mombourquette Photography

  • Dusty Rose: Reception Décor

    Dusty Rose: Reception Décor

    Create an enchanted garden indoors with a luxe centerpiece of roses, hydrangeas, and orchids.

    Photo Credit: Lin & Jirsa

  • Dusty Rose: Ceremony Arch

    Dusty Rose: Ceremony Arch

    Draped chiffon and romantic roses combine to create a whimsical wedding ceremony arch.

    Photo Credit: Tatyana Cvetkova

  • Burgundy: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Burgundy: Bridesmaid Dresses

    This Burgundy hue from The Dessy Group, like a fine red wine, is a timeless choice for your wedding fashion and décor.

  • Burgundy: Wedding Cake

    Burgundy: Wedding Cake

    Fresh fruit and flowers combine to form this vineyard wedding confection. 

    Photo Credit: Simply Lace Photography

  • Burgundy: Bouquet

    Burgundy: Bouquet

    Rich burgundy-hued florals and muted blush tones combine to form the perfect winter wedding bouquet. Add cascading ribbons for an even more dramatic look.⠀

    Photo Credit: Ryann Lindsey Photography

  • Burgundy:  Real Wedding

    Burgundy: Real Wedding

    From elegant ballrooms to rustic barns, Burgundy bridesmaid dresses work for every wedding style. This wine-inspired hue by The Dessy Group will also make your bridal gown pop!

  • Burgundy: Wedding Shoes

    Burgundy: Wedding Shoes

    These showstopping Valentino shoes are a sweet wedding day gift to yourself.


  • Burgundy: Ceremony Arch

    Burgundy: Ceremony Arch

    Rich burgundy and bright fuchsia florals paired with gold accents combine to form this eye-catching wedding backdrop.

    Photo Credit: Amilia Photography

  • English Rose: Bridesmaid Dresses

    English Rose: Bridesmaid Dresses

    English Rose from Dessy Group is a romantic color that can work in any season and pairs beautifully with cream hues and metallics. Think candles, vineyard vibes, and lush florals.

  • English Rose: Bouquet

    English Rose: Bouquet

    This eclectic bouquet has an ethereal feel and we can't stop staring at its gorgeousness!

    Photo Credit: Tyler Rye

  • English Rose: Wedding Cake

    English Rose: Wedding Cake

    Why decide between cookies and cake when you can have both! This cascading macaron cake is a heavenly addition to your big day. 

    Photo Credit: Couture Cakes

  • English Rose: Real Wedding

    English Rose: Real Wedding

    We can't help but smile when we see these happy bridesmaids in their English Rose Dessy Group bridesmaid dresses. We love how the bride chose to mix and match necklines for 'maids that wanted straps.

    Photo Credit: Ty French Photo

  • English Rose: Wedding Shoes

    English Rose: Wedding Shoes

    These rose gold vine-accented heels are a show-stopping choice for a vineyard wedding!

    Photo Credit: Ralph & Russo

  • English Rose: Centerpiece

    English Rose: Centerpiece

    We love the combination of roses and tulips in this high centerpiece, and the suspended votives cast a romantic glow on the tablescape. 

    Photo Credit: Alexandre Weddings

  • Ultra Violet: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Ultra Violet: Bridesmaid Dresses

    The Pantone Color of the Year is Ultra Violet! With the royal wedding coming up, we think this is the perfect time to let purple reign. Aren't these Dessy Group bridesmaid dresses gorgeous?!

  • Ultra Violet: Ceremony Arch

    Ultra Violet: Ceremony Arch

    Fairytale floral arch with a mix of Ultra Violet and pink blooms.

    Photo Credit: Paco and Betty

  • Ultra Violet: Wedding Cake

    Ultra Violet: Wedding Cake

    These Ultra Violet geodes combine with white sugar flowers for an edgy, yet feminine cake.

    Photo Credit: For the Love of Cake

  • Ultra Violet: Bridesmaid Dress

    Ultra Violet: Bridesmaid Dress

    Ultra Violet is a hue that works for any season and this cold-shoulder style from The Dessy Group is perfect for bridesmaids that don’t want to go completely sleeveless. 

  • Ultra Violet: Bouquet

    Ultra Violet: Bouquet

    Don't be afraid to mix and match flowers and colors. A vibrant bouquet will really pop in your wedding photos!

    Photo Credit: Rowell Photo

  • Ultra Violet: Reception Décor

    Ultra Violet: Reception Décor

    We’re loving the gold accents and Ultra Violet blooms from this elegant tablescape in Italy. 

    Photo Credit: Gianni di Natale Photographers

  • Cameo: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Cameo: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Old Hollywood glamour meets modern silhouettes in these Cameo-colored bridesmaid gowns from The Dessy Group

  • Cameo: Wedding Cake

    Cameo: Wedding Cake

    This Cameo and rose gold-hued cake is a unique idea for a couple that loves to travel.

    Photo Credit: de la creme studio

  • Cameo: Wedding Shoes

    Cameo: Wedding Shoes

    We love the vintage vibe of these crystal-encrusted Jimmy Choo peep-toe heels!

    Photo Credit: Alicia Lacey Photo

  • Cameo: Real Wedding

    Cameo: Real Wedding

    What's more amazing than being on a snowy mountaintop in the middle of summer? Doing it with your best girlfriends. These Dessy Group Cameo bridesmaid dresses are the perfect color combo between pink and taupe.

    Photo Credit: Steve Dutcher

  • Cameo: Reception Décor

    Cameo: Reception Décor

    Streamers entwined with twinkling lights creates magical overhead décor that is also a budget-friendly alternative to chandeliers and florals.

    Photo Credit: Anne Claire Brun

  • Cameo: Ceremony Décor

    Cameo: Ceremony Décor

    This chic Cameo-hued wedding décor is illuminated by glass lanterns, allowing this breathtaking beach backdrop to shine from day into night. 

    Photo Credit: Brandon Kidd Photo

  • Lavender: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Lavender: Bridesmaid Dresses

    Lavender is a calming color perfect for a spring or summer wedding. The pastel hue from the Dessy Group pairs well with gold and greenery, think luxe garden wedding with metallic accents.

  • Lavender: Wedding Cake

    Lavender: Wedding Cake

    We love the regal gold accents on this lavender ombré wedding cake.

    Photo Credit: Christina Rossi Photography

  • Lavender: Wedding Venue

    Lavender: Wedding Venue

    Shooting your bridal portraits in a lavender field not only looks amazing, the intoxicating aroma sets a romantic mood as well.

    Photo Credit: Tezza

  • Lavender: Real Wedding

    Lavender: Real Wedding

    Posed wedding party photos are overrated. These pleated mix-and-match Dessy Group lavender bridesmaid dresses are perfectly paired with charcoal groomsmen suits.

    Photo Credit: Ben and Colleen 

  • Lavender: Bouquet

    Lavender: Bouquet

    We love the eclectic mix of florals in this lavender-hued bouquet.

    Photo Credit: Paco and Betty

  • Lavender: Balloons

    Lavender: Balloons

    This whimsical balloon photo would make anyone want to elope in Paris. 

    Photo Credit: Kristina Makeeva

How to Match Your Bridesmaid Dresses and Wedding Colors