Tips for Wearing Dark or Black Wedding Dresses

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Wearing dark or black wedding dresses is able to create a dramatic look for your special wedding day. The following tips should be considered and remembered by the brides to make the most of their dark or black dream wedding dress.

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Black and white weddings can be stunning, but so is a pop of color against a black dress. Bright red, vibrant fuchsia, and sunset orange flowers, accessories and accents will stand out in a black themed wedding. You can mix up tradition when you wear a black dress by having the groom wear an all-white tuxedo. Wearing tiaras, combs and jewelry with black stones will make you look more stunning. It is better not to use red lip and black cat-eye makeup combination in order to avoid looking like a vampire bride. Then , you have to make sure your foundation matches your skin tone and use bronzer for a healthy glow. For your bridesmaids, you have to choose dresses with black sash or wrap. The use of sequins and rhinestones can add interest to a plain black dress. Sew them onto the neckline or around a ribbon that will be tied on your waist. And dye your wedding veil black to match your dress, or skip the veil entirely.
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Wearing black on your wedding day does not mean your entire dress has to be black. Instead, opt for a white, ivory or cream dress with black accents, like those found in Alfred Angelo’s Dream in Color collection. And you can add black accessories like hair pieces, gloves, shoes and jewelry to bring the look together. With black or dark wedding dresses, you will look totally gorgeous on your wedding ceremony.