Bridal Accessories that add the Finishing Touches to your GownBridal Accessories that add the Finishing Touches to your Gown
Your gown is by far the centerpiece to your whole wedding day ensemble. Brides spend months scouring the Internet, magazines and boutiques searching for that perfect dress. When they finally find it, they usually know right away.
But picking out the perfect dress is far from the end of putting together a fabulous outfit. You then have to find shoes, a veil and other accessories to match. These are the items that will really make your dress stand out. It is the small details that will illuminate the beauty of your wedding gown.
One way to help make your gown shine is to pick out some timeless and elegant jewelry. It is always nice to wear a piece of jewelry that is "something old." This is usually a necklace or earrings that a family member wore on her wedding day. But don't forget that part of the saying also calls for "something new." Here are a few suggestions for gorgeous pieces of jewelry that will have you looking your best.
Linear Pearl and Crystal Flower Dangle Earring
These subtle earrings will look fabulous if you are wearing your hair short or an in updo. The top of these hook earrings feature a round pearl. Below the pearl are two crystal medallions, which lead into the teardrop-shaped pearl at the bottom.
Add a little bit of extra sparkle to your outfit with these delightful earrings. They come in a silver color and look fabulous with an ivory colored dress.
Scalloped Necklace and Earring Set
Strapless dresses with sweetheart necklines look great, but sometimes they can leave your torso looking bare. This type of dress usually calls for a nice shimmering necklace.
15 stones adorn this gorgeous silver-toned scalloped necklace. The best part is that it even comes with a matching earring set. No need to worry about matching your jewelry with this terrific ensemble.
Faceted Bead Bracelet
Traditionally, brides will just wear white on their wedding day. But every once in a while, a bride decides to add an element or two of color to her outfit. This can be to match the colors of the décor or even her bridesmaids' dresses.
This stylish bead bracelet comes in a wide variety of exciting and fun color options. You can get it in Brown, Clear, Jet, Dark Purple, Green, Silver or Peach. If you are feeling especially original on your wedding day, you can even wear a few of these bracelets at once for an extra trendy look.
Jackie Onassis was famous for wearing a timeless and sensible pearl necklace. The great thing about a pearl necklace is that it never goes out of style. You can wear it again and again, even after your wedding day.
This dazzling version even has tiny faux diamonds between several of the pearls, to add just a little bit of extra sparkle. It is available in either white or ivory and is the perfect way to show off your classy side.
Vintage Jet Black Crystal Chandelier Earrings
One exciting trend in weddings these days is foregoing the straightforward all-white look. Some brides are taking on a thrilling retro style by adding dashes of classic black to their look. These earrings are a great accessory for a bride who is looking for something a little bit out of the ordinary.
These large earrings have faux black diamond crystal posts that hang down to black teardrops on the extensions. Jet black chains hang throughout these earrings, and the whole thing is finished with a hematite tone. Wear your hair up to show off these marvelous earrings.
Set of Six Pearl and Crystal Cluster Hair Jewelry
It is important on your wedding day to find a hairstyle that matches perfectly with your gown. However, you also want to consider spicing up that style with a little bit of extra sparkle.
This set of hair jewelry is a great way to add glimmering highlights to your hair while, at the same time, coordinating with other pieces of jewelry. These clusters are interspersed with pearls and crystals. They come in soft gold coloring and measure 1 5/8 inches long by 5/8 inches wide by 5/8 inches high.
Pearl and Crystal Alternating Stretch Bracelet
The most important thing on your hand on your wedding day should be your brand new wedding ring. However, that doesn't mean you can't spice up your wrist with a sparkling new bracelet!
This beautiful bracelet has interspersed pearls and crystals, making it easy to accessorize with the rest of your ensemble. It is available in either silver or pearl and white. It measures 3 ½ inches by 3 ½ inches.
Picking out jewelry to match your wedding dress is just as important as finding the dress itself. You don't want to just pick out a few things and realize they don't match. Take the time to go out and look at a few different options. Remember that the idea isn't to outshine the dress, rather it is to help make the dress stand out even more.