When it comes to wedding preparations, one of the most important things is the wedding dress. Most brides spent plenty of time contemplating or looking for the perfect dress. In all the rush and chaos in making the bride look perfect for the big day, many of us forget about buying wedding accessories that will improve or complete the bridal attire.
Wedding accessories may it be a simple ribbon to a beautiful veil plays a vital role in the dress you wear. It can give a more sophisticated, finished, and coordinated appearance. Some of the most basic wedding accessories are:
Veil – This is the most important wedding accessory as a wedding always need to have a veil. However, choosing a veil can be as hard as finding a dress. You need to choose the right one that will make your dress look perfect. They came in a wide range of styles, lengths and materials. There are chin length veil to floor-length chapel styles. Whatever style you choose, just make sure that it complements the style and formality of the gown.
Tiara – Sometime you don’t need to have a tiara if you already have a veil. But many brides use it as an addition if not in place of a veil. It will add elegance to the veil itself or the bridal hairdo. It looks like a crown and can be bought in any bridal shop.
Wedding shoes – Another important wedding accessory is the shoes and should be chosen with consideration. You can’t pick any shoes you want because it must complement your dress. The rule in buying wedding shoes is that it should match the formality and the style of your wedding dress.
Jewelry – The finishing touch to your bridal outfit is your earrings, bracelets, and necklaces. Same with other accessories, it should reflect the formality, style and design of your gown. Do not wear over-the-top jewelry for it will give an unflattering and uncoordinated appearance. If you have a certain wedding theme, make sure also that the jewelry you choose complements the same style and color.
Wedding ribbon – This is the cheapest the simplest wedding accessory a bride should have. A wedding ribbon can be added on the hair, on the bouquet, and on the dress. Using wedding ribbons is optional.
Gloves – You can wear gloves or not. This is an optional wedding accessory but can add extra detail to your attire. It is typically made of silk or silk-satin materials that give your gown an elegant and formal look.
Purse – A bride does not use a purse during the wedding ceremony but a purse with essential items such as lip gloss, tissue and cell phones must be close at hand.
These are the different wedding accessories that will complete the bridal attire. Whether you use them all or not is your choice. However, you need these accessories to add detail to your dress and to help emphasize your beauty.