Floral Fanatics: The Fall-fitted Bride

Normally you’d expect the floral trend season to bloom in the springtime, when the bees are buzz-buzzing and the birds chip-chirping. But we wanted to try something different! Instead of subconsciously sinking into cooler, more desaturated values right alongside the dropping temperatures – as heaters, one by one, roar into action and simply being outdoors grows less appealing day by day – we’ve decided that this is the perfect season to don the floral aesthetic! We find the rich autumnal palette around us utterly irresistible – all the more reason to collaborate with these colors for an equally irresistible floral-patterned gown for the special day! P.S. – Dear grooms, we guarantee you’ll find it impossible to tear your gaze away once your bride steps out in full flower power!

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Although going sleeveless (in the outdoors) might not be the wisest decision at this time of the year, we love the loosely embellished floral bodice and the rich teal of this bride skirt! The vibrant blue-green tone would give just the right amount of pop against the warm tones of your surroundings.

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We simply can’t get over these sheer but brilliantly floral-covered elbow-length bubble sleeves! The velvet ribbon at her waist is a must-have too, because who doesn’t like velvet?

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It might look conservative from the front, but subtle surprises like these not only show off your beautiful figure but are also just plain fun!

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The delicate lace detailing of roses and tiny bursts of red blooms on this dress complement each other so well!

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Take advantage of your bridesmaids! Let their dresses amplify your presence! Who wouldn’t want to show off when you’re wearing such a unique and classy piece?

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With an elegant, embroidered collar and floral-lace mid-sleeves, this vintage look will not escape anyone’s eyes!

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Trend Tuesday: Floral Bridesmaid Dresses

Today’s trend is floral bridesmaid dresses! We’ve seen more and more brides choosing non-traditional dresses for their bridesmaids. From sequins to mismatched gowns, there are plenty of new trends popping up this wedding season. Our favorite trend has to be flowing, floral gowns! They’re romantic and subtle enough to let the bride have her moment.

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We love these soft hues!

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Floral dresses pair perfectly with white bouquets!

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Florals and frills: the dynamic duo!

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Southern brides will love a bold floral print!

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Don’t be afraid to add a large bouquet! Your bridesmaids will love this look!

If you’ve selected floral bridesmaid dresses, The Dandelion Patch would love to re-create the pattern on your wedding invitations and day-of paper! To view all our pretty paper, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. We’ll always keep you up to date on the latest trends.