(Closed) what color dresses when the guys are wearing grey suits?

posted 5 years ago in Bridesmaids
Post # 3
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2012

@colorofmyheart:  If your colors are purple, red and pewter i think the Bridesmaid or Best Man dresses would look good in purple!

My vote is to go for the purple!

Post # 4
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Our guys will be in grey. The bridesmaids will be in a sea green color! 

Post # 5
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Newbee
  • Wedding: December 2013

@colorofmyheart:  grey is neutral so really any color you pick will look great. maybe take your inspiration from your flowers? sorry if thats not helpful, but really, grey is a blank slate.

Post # 6
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

Purple vote here!

Post # 7
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Blushing bee

I’m doing gray suits with a light lavender color. (Wisteria from Davids bridal) I decided on it because I couldn’t find many turqouise/teal dress options.

Post # 8
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Were doing purple and grey too. Here’s the bridesmaid colour we chose. Love the brightness, especially for summer.

Post # 9
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

I vote for purple!

Our guys will be in grey as well, but the girls are wearing Jade and carrying pink/purple flowers.

Post # 10
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Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2012

We did silver dresses with the Vera tuxes and I was super happy with the look. (sorry heads cropped for the internets!)

Post # 11
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2013

Grey tuxes and lavender/lilac dresses is what we’re doing 🙂

Post # 12
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

Another purple/grey combo here . . . 

Post # 13
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

We’re doing kind of the opposite of Westwood — guys will be in lighter grey, ladies in a dark pewter color. I was worried about the monochromatic, too, but they’ll have pops of yellow and orange in their accessories and flowers. I think you can really do anything with grey!

Post # 14
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

Another grey suit with silver dress bride here!  We had a small wedding party with the guys wearing mis matched grey suits and my moh wearing pewter.  I was happy with the look and our flowers just popped.

On the other hand purple would look great with red flowers would contrast against it.  I don’t think you can go wrong with whatever you choose.

 

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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

I vote purple too

Post # 16
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Our colours were navy/silver and I went back-and-forth a lot about what colour the girls should be in. At first I thought silver, but in the long-run went with navy.

Purple gets my vote, for a pop of colour.

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