(Closed) Fiance hates “pastel”…

posted 6 years ago in Bridesmaids
Post # 3
513 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

My choice would be the Orange and Navy, these two dresses go nicely together too in style. 

Post # 5
187 posts
Blushing bee

I think having a variety of jewel tones for the bridesmaids would look good together.  I think the fuschia, orange, and blue would all look good together… maybe adding a purple for the fourth color.  I love the idea of all mismatched!

Post # 7
869 posts
Busy bee

Ug, I have no freaking clue why that link goes to photo #2 – it even says orange/fuschia in the link!  Anyway, click back one photo for the right photo… πŸ˜‰

Post # 8
5662 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2012

I heart teal

Post # 9
2143 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

I like all these dresses πŸ™‚ I’m a mcpaleperson and navy is one of my favorite colors to wear, the only one that might be iffy for pale people is orange but it depends how pinkish they are

Post # 10
23602 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2011

I’m partial to jewel tones over pastels, and I am in love with all of the above dresses! I honestly don’t think you can go wrong, but I would peronally do the lighter blue with the fuschia (or even maybe orange). Beautiful!

Post # 11
4676 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

@MabelleBliss:  +1

I’m super pale as well and almost every dress in my closet is navy or a dark blue!  I find it to be a very safe color for skin tones.  Because of my skin I probably would look horrible in the fushia and orange dresses.  I love that you are taking this into consideration.  I see so many girls on here who need the beige dresses or yellow scheme (and although they look great),  I hope that none of their girls have my skin!


also I had these pop up on my pintrest board today!  Not sure if this is what you are thinking, but thought I’d post them anyways.  (also the dresses are mexican, I was just looking at the colors!)

Post # 12
4144 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2018

I love the turquoise and fushia… they’re stunning πŸ™‚

Post # 13
1512 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

I LOVE the fuschia and teal. So pretty together.

Post # 14
516 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I would do two and two.


-Navy and fuschia

-Orange and teal

-Fushcia and teal

πŸ™‚ Since you’re having a summer wedding, I think you can get away with mixing the brighter colors. Just tie them all in into your bouquets..or maybe do all white bouquets?

Post # 16
4693 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I’m super, super pale and I look much better in dark/bright colors than pale/pastel colors!  Those are the ones that wash me out! πŸ™‚

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