Finding a great bridesmaid's dress can be a bit of a hassle, even in 2011; but starting with a dress from Ann Taylor can make your search significantly easier. Bridesmaids' dresses are often synonymous with puffy, neon nightmares that hang in your closet as a constant reminder of the dress you could never where again. But this does not ring true when it comes to Ann Taylor. Taylor's sleek and elegant collection is classic and trendy. It would only make sense, then, that Taylor's wedding collection be as chic and glamorous as one can get without losing the art of simplicity.
For an evening, black tie or black-and-white-themed wedding, Ann Taylor offers an adorable, form-fitting cocktail dress. The pattern of the dress alludes to a lace overlay, which is created with beading. It is versatile in its simple presentation, and is an excellent selection for any wedding.
Pockets are a growing trend in the world of wedding apparel, and bridesmaids dresses are no exception. A dress that is perfect for a more casual wedding is the Bustier strapless dress. It has a strapless, sweetheart neckline, A-line pattern and pockets tucked on each side. The dress itself is available in Class Navy, Peach Punch and Mermaid Teal. As fashionable as this dress is, what's even better is that after the ceremony, you can throw your lip gloss and keys right in the pocket and not be bogged down with a clutch everywhere you go.
If you cringe at the idea of taffeta at a wedding, don't be too quick to judge Taylor's Taffeta V-neck Bridesmaid Dress with Sash. This dress takes typical taffeta and turns it into a sophisticated, saucy dress that is sure to get a few glances. It follows an A-line pattern but hugs tight at the bust, hinting of corset and wraps itself in an abundant sash , tied into a perfect bow. The dress is offered in a rich, chocolate brown that would be fabulous for an Autumn wedding.