Top Tips for Styling Gatsby Bridesmaids

Top Tips for Styling Gatsby Bridesmaids

Hey, Gatsby gals! If you’re a bride with a vintage vibe, we know how important it is to maintain the aesthetic of your favourite era throughout every element of your big day. The second most important dress (next to yours of course) is your bridesmaids’. Having a vintage inspired wedding gives you a fantastic opportunity to stray away from traditional bridesmaid dresses, opting for a cooler, unique dress that, importantly, your girls will definitely want to wear again and again.
short flapper 1920 style vintage bridesmaids dresses
You don’t have to rummage!That’s right; you can get that vintage feel without having to turn your local thrift shop upside down! We know how stressful the search for the perfect bridesmaid dress can be, so choosing a boutique like Rock My Vintage ( provides you with a whole array of 1920s style dresses, all in a shiny new wrapper, in sizes to suit all of your bridesmaids.
short vintage bridesmaids dresses
You can go vintage, but be on trend tooThis wonderfully neutral pink beaded flapper dress ( offers a refreshing 1920s style, which also taps in to this summer’s pastel trend. It will ensure your bridesmaids shimmer down the aisle in style and of course will look fabulous on those all important wedding photos. vintage bridesmaids dresses

Don’t forget to accessorise

Even with an embellished dress, the 1920s was all about the excess, so more is more. Our favourite flapper finish is a vintage style hair accessory (, which will add some glitz to your bridesmaid’s hair, whether they’re going for a fancy up do or letting their hair down. Go for some Gatsby inspired art deco jewellery ( to really complete the decadent look.

vintage bridesmaids jewellery

Looking for a maxi? No problem!

Generally we think of short, shimmying dresses when flapper girls come to mind, but we know this isn’t everyone’s style and may not suit your venue. Choosing a full length art deco maxi dress ( still embodies all that is glitzy about the 1920s, whilst maintaining a sophisticated length for an ultra glamorous look.

black vintage bridesmaids dresses


Adopt the flapper spirit and get into the swing of things – these fabulous dresses were designed with mischief and movement in mind, ready to shimmy, shake and shine with every Charleston step!

Why not spend your hen do at a flapper dance class to really get into the spirit of the era?!

For more inspiration, shop Rock My Vintage’s bridesmaid dress collection here –



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