20 Getting Ready Outfits for Your Bridesmaids—That Aren’t Robes!

From shirts to rompers to dresses.

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PHOTO BY ANA HINOJOSA AND SERGIO SANDONA

You've counted down the days, minutes, seconds, and now the moment has finally arrived: It's the morning of your wedding! You can't wait to get this day underway and, as many wedding days begin, yours will start in your bridal suite where you'll get ready with your girls while sipping champagne and snapping plenty of pics. You know what would make those getting ready photos even better? Matching getting ready outfits for you and your bridesmaids.

Just think about how cute you and your girls will look, huddled together in your pre-wedding outfits! But with so many bridal parties opting for getting ready robes, it might seem if variations on those frilly, floral robes are the only options out there. While we do love a pretty posy robe (especially because your bridesmaids can definitely wear it again), with so many brides buying matching getting ready robes for themselves and their bridesmaids, we can understand if you're on the hunt for something a little more unique. That's why we put together this collection of getting ready outfits that aren't robes. Here, you'll find an array of getting ready outfits fit to suit any bridal party, no matter your bridesmaids' personalities or your wedding theme, and they'll all definitely stand out in the sea of robes on your Instagram feed.

Here, the best robe alternatives for your bridesmaids and maybe even for you too!

Our Top Picks

Ruffle Top and Flounce Pants Set

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Courtesy of Plum Pretty Sugar

This silky set is ultra-feminine with sweet shoulder bow details and ruffled flounce pants. This is a set your bridesmaids will be excited about adding to their closet.

Bridesmaid Pajama Short Set

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 Courtesy of LeRoseGifts

Made from 100 percent cotton, this airy PJ short set is just as cozy as it is flirty. Plus, your bridesmaids can totally wear them after the wedding weekend has come and gone.

Bridesmaid Button-Down Pajama Shirt

bridal pjs

Courtesy of ModParty

Not only will your bridesmaids love these button-down pajama shirts for your getting ready photos, but they'll also appreciate them when they're getting ready to curl up in bed after the reception!

Gingham Pastel Dress

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Courtesy of Shopbop

Nothing says summer like pastel gingham. This sleep dress is definitely a non-traditional approach to a getting ready outfit but it is so easy breezy and perfect for a beach wedding. Your girls can even throw it over a swimsuit.

Pink Satin Shirt and Short Set

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 Courtesy of ASOS

A petal-pink hue is feminine and flattering for all skin tones.

Check out bridesmaids dresses we also love in this color-way.

Floral Romper

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 Courtesy of Plum Pretty Sugar

A romper is a great and fun alternative to a robe especially a romper that could easily be worn to bed and as a pool coverup. If you're having a beachside wedding, this is the perfect outfit.

Considering robes for your bridesmaids? Check out some of our favorites here.

Garden-Inspired Set

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 Courtesy of BHLDN

The subtle floral details on this set work for any type of wedding but they are especially perfect for garden nuptials.

Silk and Lace Trim Set

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 Courtesy of BHLDN

Not only is this set super chic and classic, but the grey will also really pop against white!

Heart Motif Set

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 Courtesy of Anthropologie

Is there anything sweeter than a heart pattern? Spread the love with this adorable set.

Embroidered Halter Top Set

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 Courtesy of Shopbop

Looking for something a little different? This embroidered gauze set is totally unique and perfect for a destination wedding. We're even thinking you could wear the top with jeans! Top and shorts sold separately.

Light Blue Striped Cotton Flannel Set

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 Courtesy of H&M

Preppy stripes always photograph well and this set is made from flannel so it will keep your girls warm during hair and makeup. This style also comes in light pink.

Ruffled Chiffon-Trimmed Set

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 Courtesy of Net-A-Porter

Yes, this model is wearing heels and a purse but that's because this set is truly chic enough to wear outside of the house! If you're looking for something unique, look no further.

Blue Leaf Silky Set

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 Courtesy of Inadays

It doesn't get more tropical than this! Whether you're planning a destination wedding or you want your girls to feel like they're on vacation, this set will have everyone in a good mood.

Colorful Stripes Set

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 Courtesy of Splendid

If you're planning on wearing a white getting ready outfit, have your bridal party wear something colorful. Not only will you stand out but the colors will really pop in pictures.

Floral Bridal Party Rompers

Courtesy of keeplifesimpledesign

These floral jumpsuit rompers are just perfect for getting ready for your spring wedding with your 'maids!

Considering wearing a jumpsuit for your wedding? Check out our favorites here.

Ruffle Camisole Top and Shorts

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 Courtesy of H&M

If your bridesmaids are ok with showing some skin, this sweet camisole top and shorts combination is a pretty alternative.

Soft Blue Monogram Set

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 Courtesy of SSweddings

Who doesn't love a personalized gift? This set boasts piping of contrasting color as well as the option to monogram the shirt pocket.

Pink Striped Charmeuse Jumpsuit

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Courtesy of Shopbop

Searching for something completely different? Look no further than this silk jumpsuit, complete with a tassel tie. Your fashion-forward friends will thank you.

Blue Embroidered Satin Set

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 Courtesy of Topshop

What says love more than a shirt that actually says "love" in embroidered letters? The hearts on the hem of the shorts are a sweet touch too.

Customizable Shirt

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Courtesy of IDoCrewDesign

A getting ready shirt is very similar to a robe except you don't have to fuss with making sure that it's properly tied at all times. Do make sure that the shirt is long enough to cover your bridesmaids so that they don't have to break out their leggings!

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