A 1920s Glamour Wedding Featuring Bari Jay Dresses

Since the new Great Gatsby trailer came out a few weeks ago, I’ve been swooning over just about everything in it: the actors, the music, and of course, the fashion. Wouldn’t a 1920s glamour wedding just be so chic? From a 1920s wedding dress and a fabulous fascinator for the bride to vintage 1920s style dresses for the bridesmaids, it could be quite an unforgettable affair!

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Host a 1920s glamour wedding with Bari Jay dresses!

Some of the best vintage 1920s style dresses are found within our collection of Bari Jay dresses. I’ve picked out a few styles that would be perfect for the modern, vintage-inspired bride. Find the style of your dreams at the Wedding Shoppe!>>

What to look for in a 1920s-inspired Bari Jay bridesmaid dress

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This dress’ layered effect is totally reminiscent of flapper-style fringe. And the best part? The skirt can be removed to convert to a knee length option! Don’t you just love a good twofer? The 1920s brought about many changes in the world of fashion. The hourglass shape that had previously been so popular was slowly giving way to a new ideal: the boy-shaped body. A flat chest and slim hips were in, and women even went so far as to bandage their bustlines in order to fit into the new straight, shapeless shift dresses.

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Since I’m sure you don’t want to look like you wandered out of a time capsule, you’ll want to keep a couple of things in mind when considering how to mesh vintage 1920s style dresses with a modern aesthetic: Necklines and hemlines: Look for scoop- and v-necks with simple tank-style straps. Mid-length hemlines with embellishments like beading, sequins, pleats, or other texture are also a must. Accessories: Cloche hats were huge in the 1920s, as were headbands bedecked with beads, and art-deco-inspired jewelry. And the furs—oh, the furs! Hit your favorite vintage shop for a stole to wear.

Inspired by: A 1920s wedding dress.

Even though I’ve focused on vintage 1920s style dresses for the bridesmaids, I haven’t forgotten about our brides! There are some fantastic designers with a noticeable Gatsby-flair to their creations. (Take this bride, for example.) If you’re looking for a 1920s wedding dress style with modern construction San Patrick bridal gowns are a great place to start! What do you think? Would you host a 1920s-inspired wedding?

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