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Sage green chiffon. Burgundy crepe. Black lace. Blush pink tulle. Dark blue velvet …
When choosing colors and fabrics for bridesmaid dresses, the options are endless! No matter what vision you have for your wedding day, there’s a color and fabric combo that will perfectly bring that vision to life.
Many brides choose a color palette first, then decide on fabric once they can touch and feel the various options.
But there’s one trend that’s happening in a big way right now that has a lot of brides choosing their fabric first:
Satin is chic, sophisticated, and gorgeous at every time of year. No matter the dress length or silhouette, it always has a glamorous, elegant, sumptuous look and feel. And that’s why we love satin bridesmaid dresses for every season!
Here are 13 satin bridesmaid dresses to make your wedding party look amazing, no matter what time of year you plan to say “I DO!” from a black-tie bash in winter to a casual, boho celebration in the spring.
Satin Bridesmaid Dresses Perfect for Warm Weather
We’ll never tire of flowing chiffon party dresses and floral prints for spring. They’re always stunning!
But if you want to make a more glamorous statement, consider dressing your wedding party in sleek and shiny satin! And no, we’re not talking about those hot pink ruffle mini dresses from the Bridesmaids movie poster. (Though those are kind of fun in an ‘80s throwback sort of way).
Here are some satin bridesmaid dresses that offer pure glamour and sophisticated style for a warm weather wedding:
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The Amsale Chloe dress is stunning in fluid satin fabric with spaghetti straps, a draped cowl neckline, and an almost backless silhouette. This long dress is detailed with a fit and flare skirt with a high front slit for added elegance.
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Crafted in luxe charmeuse, the Lovely LB039 dress is oh-so-glam in a bias-cut silhouette with an open back and a halter neckline. This lovely sleeveless gown also features a high neck with a scarf tie that you can knot, drape, or wrap in different ways.
Jenny Yoo Chase
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The Jenny Yoo Chase dress is timeless in a slip-inspired silhouette with a slim A-line skirt. This floor-length gown is made from shiny satin back crepe and boasts spaghetti straps, a scoop neckline, and a structured bodice. These elegant features make it perfect for a formal celebration or black tie event.
We adore the Amsale Nina dress with its one-shoulder silhouette and extra spaghetti strap. In soft, fluid satin, this dress features an asymmetrical bodice with one wide strap and a flattering trumpet skirt. A high front slit adds the perfect finishing touch!
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Some satin dresses can feel slightly heavy, but this is not one of them. The Lovely LB001 midi dress is effortless with spaghetti straps, an open back, and a draped neckline. It’s a classic satin slip dress, but the open halter back adds a little extra oomph!
Dessy Collection 3080 Jumpsuit
Can we let you in on a fashion rule that’s totally fine to break?
Bridesmaid dresses don’t have to be dresses at all!
The Dessy Collection 3080 jumpsuit perfectly shows how your besties can look super chic in a pleated wide-leg pant silhouette.
Are you and your girls still shopping for what to wear on your special day? Check out all of our bridesmaid dress styles & swatches.
Satin Bridesmaid Dresses That Are Perfect for Cold Days
From jewel tones to classic fall hues like burgundy, dark green, and terracotta, satin bridesmaid dresses and cold-weather weddings go hand in hand. These beautiful options are ideal for chilly weather, and if it’s extra cold on your wedding day, just add a faux fur wrap!
Bari Jay Style 1975
If it’s a strapless look you love, check out the Bari Jay Style 1975 dress. This sophisticated satin dress features a straight-cut neckline, a full A-line skirt, and a lace-up corset back that adds a unique touch. It’s a classic that will make every bridesmaid look absolutely fab on your big day!
Jenny Yoo Serena
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The Jenny Yoo Serena dress is gorgeous in a bias cut silhouette with a draped cowl neck and sleeves that rest off the shoulder. The fitted bodice features just a slight V-shaped dip in the back, making it an ideal choice for chillier days.
Dessy Collection 3102
The Dessy Collection 3102 dress is effortless in a dreamy silhouette inspired by the classic wrap dress, offering some added coverage for cooler temps. This satin design features 3/4 length flutter sleeves, a flattering surplice neckline, and a sash that ties into a bow at the center back waist.
Alfred Sung D800
The Alfred Sung D800 midi dress gives off some serious vintage-inspired vibes. This tea-length style features a full A-line skirt, a halter neckline with an open back, and (BONUS!) side pockets. It’s structured in satin twill, and if you want a bit of glitz, just add a beaded belt to call attention to the waist.
Hayley Paige Occasions 5668
If you’re going for full-on glamour, the Hayley Paige Occasions 5668 dress is one you’re sure to love.
Just because it’s chilly outside doesn’t mean you can’t go strapless! This floor-length trumpet gown features a strapless bodice with a sweetheart V-neckline, making it gorgeous as is and perfect for accessorizing with a statement necklace and a faux fur wrap.
Cynthia & Sahar CS102
Long sleeves and a deep V-neckline make the Cynthia & Sahar CS102 dress perfect for a cold-weather wedding. With draping at the hip, this mermaid gown is crafted from luxe stretch satin to hug your curves and flatter them to perfection!
Bill Levkoff 1810
The Bill Levkoff 1810 dress offers structured, elegant appeal in a mermaid silhouette with a train. This dress is detailed with a V-neck, spaghetti straps, and a ruched cummerbund at the waist, adding an extra touch of formality.
Long sleeve or strapless, trumpet or A-line, formal dresses or ball gowns — satin dresses exude elegance, no matter the color, neckline, or silhouette.
With so many flattering and sophisticated styles, finding the perfect satin look for your bridesmaids will be a cinch!
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