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The bride has the final say, of course, but it's good to read up on the do's and don'ts of choosing the right bridesmaid dresses. Get started with these articles.

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10 Colors Your Bridesmaids Don't Want to Wear

Retailers who specialize in bridesmaid dresses can make almost anything sound exotic. Burnished garnet means dark red. Blushing hyacinth is just pale purple. And though it seems fun, South Beach citron might be your worst nightmare.


How much does it cost to be a bridesmaid?

 How much does it cost to be a bridesmaid?

How much does it cost to be a bridesmaid? Read about the expenses involved in being a bridesmaid at HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Ultimate Bridesmaid Dress Manual

 The Ultimate Bridesmaid Dress Manual

'Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids' consultants know how to make a bridesmaid look her best. Consult the Ultimate Bridesmaid Dress Manual for all you need to know. See more »

10 Colors Your Bridesmaids Don't Want to Wear

 10 Colors Your Bridesmaids Don't Want to Wear

What are the worst colors for bridesmaid dresses? Read about 10 colors your bridesmaids don't want to wear at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Bridesmaid Dress Inspiration

 Bridesmaid Dress Inspiration

Need inspiration for your bridesmaids' dresses? Check out these pictures of bridesmaid dresses for ideas. See more »

The Bride's Ultimate Guide to Choosing Bridesmaid Dresses

 The Bride's Ultimate Guide to Choosing Bridesmaid Dresses

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Bridesmaid Dresses will help you make your wedding party look great. Read about choosing bridesmaid dresses at TLC Weddings. See more »