Accessories are a girl’s best friend. While diamonds might not be your thing, I’m sure you have an accessory in your closet or jewelry box that is your favorite.
Accessories can make a look or outfit. They are let you show off your personal style, and provide the right finishing touches to pull everything together. Shoes, jewelry, purses, hats take your pick, whether you’re a classic pearls with flats or a little rock and roll with rhinestones and platform wedges.
Accessorize! Make sure and line up the right wedding accessories for your bridal look; your gorgeous wedding gown needs the right accessories to complete the whole look. Today we’re going to go over a few of these wedding accessories that you should think about when customizing your bridal look.
If you plan ahead and play your cards right you can get a few great deals and use some DIY wedding projects to save money. With a few inexpensive wedding accessories you’ll be able to afford one area to splurge. So let’s get started.
You might not have thought about having a purse to go with your wedding gown. But a small clutch or handbag is the perfect place to store some lip gloss a few bobby pins and what not as you go from your ceremony to reception. Dress it up, find something formal, sparkly and detailed like this satin clutch with ornamented pearls and rhinestones. This would be the perfect complement to your white wedding gown that looks dressy and classic. Or go for something fun like sequins or animal print.
Etsy.com is filled with great custom handbags are reasonable prices. This is an ideal wedding accessory to save money on keep it under $50 and you get the bonus of being able to use it again after your wedding day.
Now you are about to get the most important piece of jewelry you’ve ever had. Your wedding ring, which will be a symbol of your new matrimony and love for one another. You also need to plan you’re other jewelry pieces you’ll wear down the aisle and throughout your day.
This is a great category to consider something old. Take a queue from the Royals, Prince William used his mother’s ring to propose to Kate, perhaps you or your inlaw’s side have a special piece of jewelry you could use for your special day. Grandmother’s pearls would look stunning and hold sentimental value for any bride on her wedding day. Added bonus something borrowed will cost you nothing.
Shoes, you’ve got to love them. I am definitely a shoe girl. The right pair of shoes can make you feel like a million bucks. Whether you want to dress up with a pair of heels or keep in casual in flats. Wedding shoes are an area you can have a little fun. Oncewed.com states “brides are chic, practical and budget conscious”, when it comes to shoes they want “an array of colors, styles, heel heights, brooch accents, platforms, bling, animal prints and avant garde look”.
Wedding shoes have so many options. This is a great area to go trendy or really play up some personal style. I love animal prints, these zebra print heels would be the perfect look for any bride to live on the wild side a little and show they can have fun with their wedding look.
I hope you saw Thursday’s post, DIY wedding hair accessories. We featured 3 DIY wedding hair accessory looks that all cost under $10! They are a great easy and affordable wedding project that let’s you put a little personal style into your look. A hair accessory adds just the right finishing touches to help pull your whole look together and draw a little extra attention to your wedding hairstyle.
Well I hope this run down has left you ready to get set and accessorize! Have some fun show off your personal style but don’t blow your wedding budget over your bridal look. Use some great finds and look for deals within certain categories like our clutch example, save by using a piece of borrowed jewelry and cash in on savings with an easy DIY wedding hair accessory project. If you’re still looking for a few more ideas theknot.com has an accessory and finishing touches section that will allow you to search to find all the right accessories to complete your look. Have fun styling!