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Elegant Black Bridesmaid Dresses That Will 'Wow' Your Guests

4 Bridesmaids wearing Black Bridesmaid Dresses

If you want to make a statement on your wedding day, black bridesmaid dresses are it! Perhaps the most classy and formal option, black wedding color schemes exude elegance and work for many wedding themes. Plus, everyone looks stunning in black. Here are some favorites when it comes to black bridesmaid dresses (+ some inspiration on black wedding color palettes!)

Gorgeous Black Bridesmaid Dresses for 2024 Weddings

Long black bridesmaid dresses are timeless (but also very popular at the moment)! Black adds an elegant edginess to any wedding, and is a color that looks amazing on everyone. Take a look at our best selling black bridesmaid dresses, perfect for a sophisticated event.

1) Long Sleeve Black Bridesmaid Dress in Satin: Tilda

Long Sleeve Satin Black Bridesmaid Dress

Satin Long Sleeve Black Bridesmaid Dress

Perfect for formal or colder-weather weddings, Tilda has long sleeves that will keep your bridesmaids cozy! This stunning satin black bridesmaid dress also features a leg slit, to add in a little spice. Available in sizes 00-32!

2) Embroidered Black Bridesmaid Dress: Jasmine

Bridesmaids wearing Black Bridesmaid Dresses

Jasmine Embroidered Black Bridesmaid Dress | Ashton Imagery

For a fun black bridesmaid dress look, consider Jasmine! This darling embroidered dress is perfect for summer weddings, and gives off more laidback vibes. It's a perfect way to incorporate a black color palette into warmer months.

3) Fitted Black Satin Bridesmaid Dress: Monica

Monica Black Bridesmaid Dress from Kennedy Blue

Sleek Black Satin Bridesmaid Dress Monica

A sleek and elegant black satin bridesmaid dress, Monica is a favorite. The overall style is inspired by past classics, yet is incredibly timeless! This is absolutely perfect for a fancier wedding vibe.

4) V Neck Black Bridesmaid Dress: Riley


Riley Bridesmaid Dress in Black | Breanne Rochelle

With a light v-neck, Riley is a great option for a simple black bridesmaid dress. Available in sizes 00-32, your bridesmaids will love this style.

5) Criss Cross Halter Black Bridesmaid Dress in Satin

Criss Cross Black Bridesmaid Dress Style

Zara Black Satin Bridesmaid Dress

For a fun neckline paired with an elegant fabric, consider Zara! This stunning black satin bridesmaid dress is comfortable and flattering, and we know your bridesmaids will love it!

6) Criss Cross Black Bride Dress in Chiffon

Criss Cross Bridesmaid Dress

Elena Bridesmaid Dress in Black

Elena is a similar Criss-Cross option to Zara, but in chiffon! This is a popular choice for warmer weather weddings, since it's comfortable and functional. Plus, it's a universally flattering design, so all of your bridesmaids will feel amazing!

7) Square Neck Black bridesmaid Dress: Jay

Jay Bridesmaid Dress

Jay Black Bridesmaid Dress

An absolute favorite for the upcoming season, Jay is a modern new bridesmaid dress style. The square neckline elevates the look, while the slit adds in a bit of spice. Find this adorable black bridesmaid dress in inclusive sizes!

8) Fitted Black Bridesmaid Dress with Ruching: Tiffany

Tiffany Black Bridesmaid Dress

Tiffany Satin Black Bridesmaid Dress

Tiffany is fun and  chic bridesmaid dress available in black satin (as well as additional satin colors). It has a unique wrapped ruched bodice with a v-neckline and spaghetti straps!

9) Cowl Neck Bridesmaid Dress in Black: Sue

Sue Bridesmaid Dress

Sue Bridesmaid Dress in Black

A darling racer back and beautiful cowl neckline, you can't go wrong with Sue! Tis chiffon black bridesmaid dress is loved amongst bridal parties, and looks stunning on everyone. Plus, the leg slit is gorgeous.

Black Wedding Color Palette Inspiration

If you recently started the wedding planning process, you may need a little inspiration. The following wedding palettes incorporate black, for a luxe and trendy look. Use the mood boards we created to visualize how a batch of colors can be used together.

1) Classic Black & White Wedding Color Palette

Black and White Wedding Color Palette

Satin Black Bridesmaid Dresses | Asher Gardner

An instant way to make your wedding feel timeless is to opt for a black and white wedding color scheme. Every photo will look modern, yet vintage in the absolute best way. Black satin bridesmaid dresses are the perfect inclusion!

2) Black Wedding Color Scheme with Greenery

Black and Green Wedding Color Scheme

Black Bridesmaid Dresses |  Breanne Rochelle

Incorporate nature-inspired greenery into your black and white wedding color palette! It flows so beautifully, and is super straightforward to coordinate everything - from your bridal party to decor.

3) Black & Blush Wedding Colors

Pink and Black wedding Color Scheme

Black Bridesmaid Dresses | @andrealynne_photography

Add in a pop of color to your black and white color palette. Blush pink brings in a romantic touch, and is absolutely adorable! It looks especially amazing for spring or summer weddings.

Adorable Black Junior Bridesmaid Dresses

Looking to coordinate a younger member with the rest of the bridal party? Perfect for ages 8-14, here are some of our favorite black bridesmaid dresses for your junior bridesmaid!

1) Black Satin Junior Bridesmaid Dress: Elsa

Junior Satin Bridesmaid Dress

Elsa Black Satin Bridesmaid Dress for Juniors

One of the cutest black bridesmaid dresses for the younger girls in your group! Elsa satin junior bridesmaid dress coordinates with your bridesmaids in an age-appropriate style she'll love.

2) Cute Chiffon Junior Bridesmaid Dresses in Black

Junior Bridesmaid Dresses

Junior Bridesmaid Dress: Lonnie | Junior Bridesmaid Dress: Keaton

Lonnie is a simple, but elegant junior bridesmaid dress. It has an age appropriate v-neckline, a ruched bodice, and an a-line skirt with hidden pockets. On the other hand, your junior bridesmaid will also love the floral embroidery on Keaton. It has a comfortable high scoop neckline and a flowy skirt.

Black Maternity Bridesmaid Dresses

For bridesmaids who are expecting, it can be stressful trying to find a bridesmaid dress that fits. We're here to help! Black maternity bridesmaid dresses are designed with comfort in mind. Our styles flatter your baby bump while providing extra support in the areas you need it most.

1) V Neck Black Maternity Bridesmaid Dress: Misty


Misty Maternity Bridesmaid Dress in Black

Misty is an elegant dress that looks stunning year round. It has thick comfortable straps, a v neckline, and an empire waistline with a flowing skirt.

2) Embroidered Black Maternity Bridesmaid Dress: Palmer


Palmer Maternity Bridesmaid Dress

Palmer is a flattering gown. It features supportive straps, a v neckline, an empire waist and an a-line skirt with pockets.

Choose Your Perfect Black Bridesmaid Dresses!

Want to try on one or a few of our gorgeous black bridesmaid dresses? Be sure to take advantage of our Try at Home bridesmaid dresses. We send the dresses straight to your door. Once you have tried them on and decided on your favorites, send them back.

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Jessica Ahlgren
April 30, 2021 15:18

I have always wanted a black and white wedding with a touch of teal. I thought the black dresses would be frowned upon. I am happy to see that this is actually a current trend. Thank you Kennedy Blue!

Jessica Ahlgren
April 30, 2021 15:18

I have always wanted a black and white wedding with a touch of teal. I thought the black dresses would be frowned upon. I am happy to see that this is actually a current trend. Thank you Kennedy Blue!

Brandi stone
December 17, 2020 15:58

Love the idea of black dresses! So elegant and this def helped me with ideas to incorporate it into the wedding

Gabrielle Hoffman
October 18, 2020 10:41

Love these dresses and planning on having simple black bridesmaid dresses for my wedding!!!

Sandy Cook
October 18, 2020 10:41

I love non-colors for bridesmaid dresses. These are gorgeous

October 18, 2020 10:41

I absolutely love my Alyson bridesmaids dress it fits perfectly and can’t wait to wear to my sisters wedding!!

Kendal Ryan
October 18, 2020 10:41

I’m typically not one to go for black bridesmaid dresses, but I like how classy these look! Very elegant!

Laura F
October 18, 2020 10:41

Can’t go wrong with any of these dresses! They’re all so very beautiful!

Macie Dugas
October 18, 2020 10:41

Love most of these. There are different fits for every one of my bridesmaids!

Amanda Larder
October 18, 2020 10:41

Very unique! I am definitely planning to be “untraditional” in my dress colors

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