Getting-Ready Outfits for Your Bridesmaids

Skip the matching velvet jumpsuits and pick up a set of gorgeous robes or cute tanks for your bridesmaids for a morning-of photo op.
by The Knot
bride with bridesmaid in pink robes
photo by Sunglow Photography

Ah, the getting ready photos. These might be some of the sweetest shots you'll ever take with all your girlfriends. Everyone looks stunning, you're all reminiscing about favorites memories—it feels like you're getting ready before the biggest dance ever. But there's still one more thing you could do. Amp it up a notch by providing matching outfits for each of your favorite ladies. Shop our favorite looks below.

  1. Bow Tank Tops

    bridesmaid with bow back tank tops
    photo by Amber Hately Photography

    Cute, fitted tanks are an effortless option—and the bow detail adds a fun, feminine touch. Plus, you can customize the wording on the front. Our personal fave is "I Do Crew."

    The Clover 88 bow-back tank top, $23, Etsy.com

  2. Cozy Flannels

    Bride and her bridesmaids getting ready in flannel button downs
    photo by Tracey Buyce Photography

    Customized flannels will keep you chic and cozy. The perfect addition to your winter wedding, these oversize button-downs are so warm and comfy it will feel like you're getting ready in your pjs all day!

    Tiny Tulip customized flannel button-down, $43, TinyTulip.com

  3. Monogrammed Men's Shirts

    bridesmaids in pink button downs
    photo by Jacquie Rives Photography

    We're seeing lots of brides and bridesmaids opting for these monogrammed button-downs to get ready in. They're casual, easy and perfect for the hair and makeup chair.

    Advantage Bridal oversize button-down, $37, AdvantageBridal.com

  4. Matching Robes

    bride and bridesmaids in getting ready robes
    photo by Troy Grover Photographers

    Robes are perfect for the morning of your wedding. Not only are they comfortable, your friends will actually wear them again.

    Plum Pretty Sugar kimono robe, $65, PlumPrettySugar.com

  5. Custom Hangers

    wooden hangers with bridesmaid name tags
    photo by David Lynn Photography

    Prevent any bridesmaid-dress mix-ups with personalized hangers for every one.

    Distinctive Designs personalized hangers, $17, Etsy.com

  6. Monogrammed Makeup Bags

    bridesmaid with monogrammed makeup bag
    photo by Jacqueline Patton Photography

    Give your bridesmaids a cute place to stash their makeup with matching monogrammed clutches. The best part? They'll think of you every time they use it.

    The Knot Shop cosmetic bag, $12, Shop.TheKnot.com

  7. Emergency Essentials

    bridesmaid emergency kit
    photo by pinch provisions

    Okay, not exactly an outfit, but don't forget to have a little emergency kit of everything you and your bridesmaids could ever need on your wedding day.

    Pinch Provisions Minimergency Kit for Bridesmaids, $18, PinchProvisions.com


    Find our top five tips for getting ready the morning of your wedding here.

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