Cranberry Bridesmaid Dresses

Vibrant, luxury and passion are the words that can be used to describe the color of a cranberry bridesmaid dress. In weddings, cranberry colored dress is a big hit especially for an autumn event. Cranberry bridesmaid dresses convey sensuality, romance and warmth.

The color is not a common choice in fashion. This is mainly due to the perception that it would be difficult to find colors that would go with it. Contrary to this thinking, it is not difficult to find colors that pair perfectly with cranberry. You can spice up the color with shoes in either black, white, grey, blue or navy. [Continue reading..]

Bridesmaid Dress Style 1563

Style 1563

As it is associated with the red palette, the colors that go with it are endless. Consider reds that resemble the colors of copper and tomatoes or with purple shades. And looking at the color wheel, purple, blue and green are next to each other. Thus, you can pair the cranberry with different shades of green or blue such as a pale green or navy blue.

Style and Complementary Colors for Cranberry Bridesmaid Dresses


As a versatile color, cranberry is exciting and enlivening for bridesmaids dresses which looks great no matter what the dress is paired with. It is a color that can be flattering for almost everyone, thus it is a great choice all year round.

There are many ways to style and complement a cranberry dress. Accents of browns and greys create a tone that fit perfectly together. Add in it a dash of aqua to enhance the colors by providing a bright shade and to also give you an option for a summer or fall wedding theme.

Additionally, most shades of green and blue complement the color cranberry. As part of your choices, consider a pale sage green or dark navy blue. Bring a splash of gold, bright pink, coral or shades of orange to the bouquets or other accessories as they will work perfectly with cranberry.

Furthermore, you can opt for a contrasting look with traditional purple and cranberry added with sage green. The similar tone of dark red and teal would look attractive with cranberry. This is because these shades are really complementary to each other. Finally, when you throw in neutral colors such as pale pinks and cream tans with cranberry, you will have a color palette that is flattering and very wearable.

Cranberry Bridesmaid Dresses for an Autumn Wedding


If autumn wedding is your plan, focus on different shades of reds such as copper red, tomato red and purple shades.  If you desire a more diversified look, find inspiration with gold, emerald green, yellow, pink, classic white, champagne or black.

Cranberry red is a good choice when thinking about accents. It can bring life to an otherwise neutral color scheme without seeming overpowering. A cranberry sash would be a perfect accent on a white bridal gown or as a touch of color to a groom’s suit.

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