Here are a few tips on choosing your perfect bridal accessories
It’s the little details that will make your wedding day look perfect.
There are many types of wedding accessories that has used by brides, such as wedding sashes, belts, garters, shoes, jewelry, headpieces. So it is very important to choose the right ones.
The wedding dress!
First and foremost, you need to have chosen a wedding dress before your accessories. The dress will determine how you’ll wear your hair, which in turn will determine what type of accessory you want. There are 2 options to choose accessories to dress:
You want your accessories to blend in with your overall wedding look so that it doesn’t break your appearance, match with the embellishment of your gown. For example a wedding gown with diamond embellishment will look good with diamond accessory. White gown with gold embellishments may clash with this bright white hue, so suggest is sticking to pearl and platinum. If your gown has floral motif, look for headpiece, sash belt with similar detailing. Diamond-white gown, this barely off-white color works with gold and silver, and rose gold, and pearl. Choose accessory with shades to bring out the tone of your gown’s embroideries if it’s colored. For ivory gown, go for accessory with gold tone, silver warm tones or ivory pearls. This candlelight shade is a soft, light white, and some versions even have yellow undertones. Adorn yourself with gold jewellery to highlight the creamy tint of the fabric.
But you don’t absolutely have to match accessories with your gown. Accessories should enhance your look, make you feel special, so choose a accessories you love, that reflect you, your favourite details and your wedding theme style. It’s not about following the trends – it’s about following your personal style and considering you, your dress and wedding venue. So accessories is most important accent on your weddings!
Don’t be afraid to be colourful. By tradition, most brides wear white or ivory. Be bold and try to play with colours, and you can always incorporate your favourite hue in your bridal accessories.
Hairstyle – hair accessories
Your hairstyle should complement your dress and shouldn’t compete with it. The stylist can offer you ideas on which hair accessories that will work best for the hairstyle you have chosen. If you decide to get your hair accessory first before choosing your bridal hairstyle, it will work too. Choosing your hair accessory first can help you decide on your bridal hairstyle however you will have less option to work with.
If you are going to wear loose wavy hairstyle for beach wedding, you can complete it with tiny flowers or wear single big flower tucked behind an ear. Loose hairstyle can also be completed with shiny tiara. White headband will also look cute and elegant so if you are the lover of natural hairstyles, you can wear similar accessory
You can match your jewelry metal with other accessories or not, it is personal which you prefer. For example, if you’re wearing silver jewelry, match it with silver hair accessories. Silver is always very popular and goes well with white and ivory dresses. Gold jewellery is becoming more popular and usually goes well with champagne and gold-coloured dresses.
How to match your hair color with accessories
It is important to choose right accessories to match your hair color, they has great impact on image. Whether you’re blonde, brunette or a black hair bride, there are plenty selections of hair accessories for you. But here some tips:
- Blonde brides shou.ld consider choosing accessories with added Sparkle in gold. Too much silver can look cold, but if you do want silver, look for warmer tones with lots of sparkle. Combining freshwater pearls and diamanté is always a winning combination. Lace or embellished fabric hairpieces also suit blond hair really well and are perfect if you’re planning a vintage theme.
- Dark hair suits most types of hair adornments and even the smallest accessory will stand out, so diamanté mini combs and hair brooches are a good choice. Ivory freshwater pearls look sensational in dark hair and really complement the hair’s natural tones.
- Hair flowers look gorgeous in really dark hair. Whether ivory, white or coloured, they’re perfect for a spring or summer wedding, home or abroad.
- Red heads look super glamorous choosing hair accessories with Champagne- coloured crystals to give a subtle softer glow. Alternatively, turn up the drama and richness with the addition of red crystals.
Remember the accessories should improve your overall look and not create a distracting feature or be the main star. But dont forget – Be You! This is just a guide. What’s important is what makes you happy on your special day.
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