Why Brides Choose Beige: Wedding Dresses for a Natural Bride
Here at Weddingful, we’re seeing the world through beige-colored glasses – this soft, neutral, and effortless color is everywhere this season! While white is a bride’s traditional choice, a beige wedding dress offers a softer color, a natural tone, a vintage feel, and a unique twist on a classic that’s still close enough to be classy. Here’s why brides everywhere are choosing beige:
Beige makes for a neutral backdrop!
This beige wedding dress offers a hint of effervescence in a translucent material that fades effortlessly into the background. The light tan color of this design provides a neutral backdrop for the pops of purple in the overlay, allowing the design to incorporate bold colors in a unified, subtle way.
Everyone looks good in beige.
When it comes to selecting the color of their bridesmaid dresses, many brides arrive at at sticking point. Which shade is most likely to compliment the various complexions of all the girls? Beige is a natural choice, as it picks up the peaches, browns, and pinks of any skin tone, offering a subtle compliment to various complexions. This lovely picture is a great example of how the various brunette, auburn, and blonde hair colors are all highlighted in their own unique way with their uniform beige dresses.
Beige looks great outside!
Among the golden tones of this late summer wheat field, a beige dress is absolutely stunning. White always looks wonderful, but in outdoor settings, beige offers that extra element of harmony as the browns, goldens, and tans of nature are infused in the dress. For a minimalist bride looking for something chic, rustic, or natural, beige will blend into the outdoor wedding setting to create an image that’s aesthetically effortless and easy on the eyes.
Beige creates instant vintage.
This beige dress shows how this color can offer a hint of history. With an almost faded look, this full-skirted Victorian style wedding dress really looks the part: the beige color instantly adds a vintage, old-fashioned look that sends this bride back in time to an era of candle sticks, corsets, and horse-drawn carriages. For a wedding with a historical, retro, or vintage theme, a bridal gown with a slightly faded beige hue can instantly add some good old-fashioned charm.
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Beige looks great with white!
Who’s to say that you can’t have the best of both worlds? Beige looks stunning as a contrast to the traditional white-hued wedding dress. This bride’s gown features a white lace overlay alluding to a beige underskirt, making for a unique fusion of classic pure white and subdued earthy beige. A beige dress can be accompanied with a white veil, belt, hair comb, gloves, or other embellishment that gives the tan color a classic white pop.
Beige can be ultra-glamorous!
This earthy color is not just for the rustic and the neutral: a beige dress can embody all of the glamour, sparkle, and opulence of a traditional white gown. In this example, a creamy beige dress is laden with a dramatic and textured white lace and cinched together with a glittering jeweled belt. With a sparkling crown to to top off the look, this beige design has become absolutely glamorous!