33 Yellow Bridesmaid Dresses For A Spring Or Summer Wedding

This cheerful hue is gorgeous on every skin tone

Updated 03/12/18

Yellow is one of those colors that easily intimidates a lot of women. Often thought of as challenging to pull off, it’s truthfully quite flattering on every skin tone. If you’re thinking of selecting yellow bridesmaid dresses, we’re definitely here for it. Because yellow befits such a range, we love it as a color spectrum to suit the mélange of complexions your bridal party is likely made up of, blending sorbet shades bended with highly pigmented hues. Of course, the brightest neon versions can be alarming (especially for a wedding), but shades like pineapple, canary, and dandelion are gorgeous options for bridesmaids. To wit, yellow is a major color trend this spring, making it a prime choice for a forward bridal party look, seen across designer collection from Oscar de la Renta to Tom Ford to Marc Jacobs.

Entirely cheerful, yellow bridesmaid dresses come pale and pretty or bold and brilliant; the color is beyond stunning for a warm weather wedding in the spring or summer. The trick for pulling off yellow with aplomb is selecting the right shade for each complexion. For fair ladies, a pastel like cream, banana, or daffodil is a soft compliment that won’t wash you out. Medium or olive skin tones look gorgeous in warmer tones like honey, mustard, or butterscotch while dark complexions appear radiant in a vibrant lemon or chartreuse.

Thanks to the trendiness of yellow, a range of labels that extend beyond traditional wedding retailers are putting out fresh silhouettes from bow-adorned minis to cold-shoulder midis to tiered maxis. Opting for a print in the hue is a stylish way to rock it, too—choose from sweeping chiffon to high-shine satin to elegant crêpe. Whether you pick printed or solid dresses (a mix of both looks amazing in a bridal lineup, too!), your bridesmaids will find they can wear their yellow dress again for myriad occasions as a wedding guest, for date night, or at a summer soiree.

From one-shoulder necklines to long-sleeve to strapless in a range of mini, midi, and maxi lengths, you’re sure to spot a yellow bridesmaid dress you and your ’maids will love. Whether you opt for a style from a bridal retailer or go for a contemporary label, ahead you’ll find a ton of affordable options all the way to a few splurge-worthy spends.

Scroll through for 33 yellow bridesmaid dresses you and your bridesmaids are sure to love.

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Courtesy of Susana Monaco

Isadora Bow Detail Midi Dress, $196, Susana Monaco available at Shopbop

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Courtesy of JJ's House

A-Line/Princess One-Shoulder Floor-Length Chiffon Bridesmaid Dress With Ruffle, $98, JJ's House

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Verbena off-the-shoulder dress in Buttercup, $388, The Reformation

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Courtesy of BAUM UND PFERDGARTEN

Accassia Dress, $305, BAUM UND PFERDGARTEN available at Shopbop

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Courtesy of Jenny Yoo

Alanna Luxe Chiffon Dress, $285, Jenny Yoo available at Nordstrom

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Courtesy of Jasmine Bridal

B153057 Long Sweetheart Neckline Lace & Poly Chiffon Bridesmaid Dress, price upon request, Jasmine Bridal

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Courtesy of BHLDN

Angie Dress, $148, BHLDN

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Courtesy of Jenny Packham

Bridesmaid Style JP1006, $242, Jenny Packham available at The Dessy Group

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Courtesy of After Six

Bridesmaid Dress 6763, $263, After Six available at The Dessy Group

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Courtesy of David's Bridal

Chantilly Lace and Tulle Short Bridesmaid Dress, $119.95, David's Bridal

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Courtesy of Ivy & Aster

Bombay Bridesmaid Dress, $250, Ivy & Aster

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Courtesy of David's Bridal

Chiffon Sheath Bridesmaid Dress with Beaded Straps, $149.95, David's Bridal

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Courtesy of Self-Portrait

Cold-Shoulder Printed Pleated Chiffon Maxi Dress, $715, Self-Portrait available at Orchard Mile

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Courtesy of La Femme

Cutout Detail Satin Gown, $358, La Femme available at Nordstrom

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Courtesy of David's Bridal

Cold-Shoulder Crinkle Chiffon Bridesmaid Dress, $129.95, David's Bridal

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Courtesy of BHLDN

Brigitte Dress, $148, BHLDN

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Courtesy of Topshop

Effie Tea Dress, $80, Topshop

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Courtesy of BHLDN

Daphne Dress, $220, BHLDN

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Courtesy of Jenny Yoo

Kelli Cold Shoulder Chiffon Dressm $270, Jenny Yoo available at Nordstrom

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Courtesy of ASOS

Halter Neck Tiered Bow Back Maxi Dress, $92, ASOS

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Courtesy of C/Meo Collective

Making Waves Dress, $285, C/Meo Collective available at Fashion Bunker

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Courtesy of Boohoo Bridesmaids

Michelle Scuba Tie Waist Midi Skater Dress, $29.40, Boohoo Bridesmaids

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Courtesy ot TTYA

Plus Midi Wrap Dress With Knot Front, $198, TTYA available at ASOS

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Courtesy of NBD

Rhea Gown, $218, NBD available at Revolve

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Courtesy of Morilee

Romantic Lace Bridesmaid Dress with Illusion Back and Matching Satin Tie Sash, price upon request, Morilee

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Courtesy of Dessy Collection

Style 2970, $284, Dessy Collection

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Courtesy of Alfred Sung

Style D691, $210, Alfred Sung available at The Dessy Group

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Courtesy of Allure Bridals

Style: 1533S Bridesmaid Dress, price upon request, Allure Bridals

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Courtesy of Vince Camuto

Vince Camuto Bow Neck Dress, $138, Vince Camuto available at Dillard's

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Courtesy of The Valley Dress

The Valley Dress, $254, Fame and Partners

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Courtesy of David's Bridal

Y-Neck Long Mesh Dress, $139.95, David's Bridal

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Courtesy of Forever 21

Semi-Sheer Tulip Maxi Dress, $24.90, Forever21

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Courtesy of ASOS

Coast Illy Ruffle Maxi Dress, $236, ASOS

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