As the weather starts to dip, we see an increase in the popularity of velvet bridesmaid dresses. A soft and luxurious material, this fabric will lend an elegant touch to your wedding lineup, in addition to offering your ‘maids some much-needed warmth. Luckily, designers have noted this trend and responded accordingly with a wide range of velvet gowns in just about every style and color. Get inspired by our favorite velvet bridesmaid dresses from some of the most popular online retailers!
This timeless design features an asymmetrical one-shoulder bodice with a dainty but supportive spaghetti strap. The look is complete with a mermaid skirt and leg slit for a modern and sexy touch that your bridesmaids are sure to love - and be tempted to wear again!
Lanessa is a beautiful fit and flare bridesmaid dress with a dropped V-neckline held by tank straps that lead to an open back detail with a button closure strap. Her beautiful mermaid silhouette skirt contours the body's natural curves.
Look sexy and elegant while wearing the strapless Nereda dress. It features a flattering scoop neckline with a sleek sheath silhouette and high leg slit. She also comes with removable spaghetti straps for extra support - perfect for your bustier bridesmaids.
If you want a classic and ultra-flattering bridal lineup, check out Rebekah. This design features a soft fit and flare silhouette embellished with pleating. Meanwhile, the bodice encompasses a high halter neckline and a sexy open back.
A sheath bridesmaid dress, Analee is modern and romantic. It features an off-the-shoulder bodice with a straight across neckline that is embellished with soft ruffles. The floor length skirt billows gently and even has pockets.
An a-line dress, Ingrid will have your bridesmaids looking like Greek goddesses. It features an asymmetrical one shoulder bodice, a cutout back, and a fun oversized bow detail. The column skirt is feminine but still sleek.
The dazzling Bardot dress is an elegant fit-and-flare with off-the-shoulder straps and a crisscross sweetheart neckline. This style features built-in bra cups, flirtatious princess seams, and a timeless silhouette.
This graceful dress is an excellent modest look as it offers more coverage with its wide V-neckline and angel sleeves! This velvet dress comes with built-in bra cups and a front twist detail that adds sophistication to a timeless silhouette.
A long sleeve satin dress, Vera is perfect for your ultimate fall wedding. With wrist buttons and a modest side slit, this long-sleeve dress is not only trendy but comfortable! It also features a front bust closure and back strap to stay in place.
With flutter sleeves and a v-neckline top, Ellis is a luxurious floor-skimming velvet bridesmaid dress. The ultra-romantic design has an open back topped with a slender tie that makes for a dramatic finishing touch.
A fun modern bridesmaid dress, Mara has a tailored silhouette that is ideal for chilly occasions. It features a striking square neckline on a fitted bodice, a subtle leg slit and a flounced skirt that will let your girls show off in style!
Made of stretchy velvet, Logan is a stunning dress made for cold-weather weddings. The deep-v neckline features a mesh panel for subtle coverage, while the plunging back lets you bare some skin. Meanwhile, the natural waistline and gentle flowing skirt is ultra-feminine.
What do you think of velvet bridesmaid dresses? Do you love them or prefer a more traditional material like chiffon or tulle? Let us know in the comments below. Plus, drop which of these gowns is your favorite!