While metallic lace, as well as bright metallic fabrics, are a hot trend in many of the fashion industry s elite runway shows promising to be one of Fall 2014 s biggest trends, it doesn t always translate to simple beach weddings here on the Outer Banks. Or does it? While top designers are known to bring the bling, we re always impressed when the look can transition from too much to just enough and we re going to tell you how this new trend can become the perfect look for your destination wedding.
The easiest way to incorporate metallics into your wedding? Bridesmaid dresses. A bridesmaid dress with a bit of sheen is a perfect item to showcase a little elegance while keeping with a laid-back Outer Banks feel. Use bright vibrant tones and this city trend can be made coastal with ease, all while maintaining that easygoing look.
Are you planning a more elegant affair on the Outer Banks? Metallic lace always looks chic when used as sleeves or draped in front of the dress. Black, gold, and pewter lace is a flattering look on any skin tone. In addition, earthy metallic accents added to bridesmaid dresses are an easy way to put a simple and classy spin on this high fashion trend. Including details such as straps, color blocking, headbands, and belts can take a look from simple to spectacular in seconds.
Whatever way you re hoping to incorporate this trend into your wedding day, it s guaranteed to give your day that extra bit of sparkle every wedding needs! For more tips on wedding trends, be sure to follow the Outer Banks Wedding Association on our blog, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.