The Best Elegant & Modest Bridesmaid Dresses

Legendary costume designer Edith Head once said, “Your dresses should be tight enough to show you’re a woman and loose enough to show you’re a lady.” At the Wedding Shoppe, we couldn’t agree more! For many bridesmaids, modest is the way to go. Whether due to the location of the wedding or personal preference. Your reason doesn’t really matter, but your options do! When it comes to finding flattering and modest bridesmaid dresses, we’ve got you covered. We have something for everyone in your party, including junior bridesmaid and the mother of the bride, courtesy of some of the hottest designers in the business. Keep reading to learn about the perks of modest bridesmaid dresses, featuring our best selling styles!

Why Choose Modest Bridesmaid Dresses?

When choosing any style of bridesmaid dresses, you will consider a variety of factors. Such as the location or venue, the formality of your event, the theme, time of year, and so on. All of these will play into your, or your bridesmaid’s, decision of what type of dress to wear. The most common reasons that you might opt for modest bridesmaid dresses are the location or formality. For example, if you plan to host your ceremony in a church or similar location. The second being formality. The more formal an event the more modest the attire typically is. So you may opt for shallow necklines or long sleeves. 

Trending Modest Bridesmaid Dresses

Everyone has different comfort levels and the Wedding Shoppe has options for all of your ‘maids! Our inventory of modest bridesmaid dresses are modern and stylish, perfect for both mix and match parties or those who prefer to rock the same style.

Long Sleeve Bridesmaid Dresses

At the Wedding Shoppe we love long sleeve bridesmaid dresses! They give us old school wedding vibes, yet can still look modern and elegant. Take a look at some of our best selling long sleeve gowns that are as stylish as they are modest.

Mori Lee 21561

Mori Lee 21561

This Mori Lee design is a flattering long sleeve dress. It features an embellished mesh bodice, a deep V-neckline, and an intricate floral pattern. While it provides coverage, it is also chic and fun!

Mori Lee 21582

Mori Lee 21582

Mori Lee 21582 is an elegant dress with an illusion lace overlay atop a sweetheart bodice. This creating an off-the-shoulder shape for a flattering feminine yet conservative look.

Wtoo Braden

Wtoo Braden

Braden is a unique and trendy dress. It features long flared sleeves with slit details for added comfort, and a modest square neckline. The flowing a-line skirt features a subtle slit, proving that you don’t have to bare a lot of skin to feel sexy

High Neck Bridesmaid Dresses

For plenty of women the bust is an area of concern in dresses. You want a gown that provides support and is modest, but doesn’t completely crush your breasts. Here are some of our favorite flattering high neck bridesmaid dresses.

Selby Rae Mikayla

Selby Rae Mikayla

Mikayla is a stunning high-neck bridesmaid dress that features a sleek, halter neckline and high back. It provides full coverage and style, with delicate ruching and an accented waistline.

Kennedy Blue Arie

Kennedy Blue Arie

A fun sequin and chiffon bridesmaid dress, Arie has a high square neckline and adjustable spaghetti straps. While the front is modest, a stunning low back shows off a touch of skin, for a trendy look your gals will love.

Hayley Paige 5918

Hayley Paige 5918

With a square neckline and a keyhole back, the Hayley Paige 5918 bridesmaid dress boasts elegance and beauty from every angle. It provides plenty of coverage, yet the sleek form fitting shape will show off your feminine shape.

Short Sleeve Bridesmaid Dresses

When you want coverage but not long sleeves, short sleeves are the perfect inbetween. These short sleeve bridesmaid dresses are ideal for a warm weather wedding, whether it takes place indoor or out.

Mori Lee 21594

Mori Lee 21594

A romantic modest design, check out Mori Lee 21594. The v-neckline and caplet style sleeves accent the upper body, before wrapping around to an open keyhole back. Its a gown that will let you breathe, making it perfect for a warm weather event.

Bari Jay 1953

Bari Jay 1953

This Bari Jay design offers full coverage without taking away from your feminine shape. It has a sleek sheath silhouette, paired with a jewel neckline, cap sleeves, and a fun cowl back. A straight skirt made of crepe flows beautifully for that classic bridesmaid look!

Adrianna Papell 40107

Adrianna Papell 40107

Adrianna Papell 40107 is a sheath silhouette with a modest scoop neckline and illusion back. So you’ll feel covered but still be able to breathe! It also features a beaded mesh throughout the gown for a stunning yet subtle sparkle.

More Wedding Party Dresses for Your Modest Wedding

Some wedding venues dictate the attire, bridesmaid dresses included. If you plan to have a modest wedding, then you should dress your party accordingly. Lucky the Wedding Shopper carries options for everyone in your girl gang!

Long Sleeve Mother of the Bride Dresses

Even the mother of the bride will need a new getup. Our long sleeve mother of the bride gowns are sophisticated and trendy, perfect for a stylish mom. Here are some of our favorites, from chic to glam and sophisticated.

Jade J215017

Jade J215017

Look chic and elegant from head to toe in the classic styling of the Jade J215017 mother of the bride dress. Long sleeves and a sheer bateau neckline over a sweethear bodice, offer both comfort and coverage.

Hayley Paige 5906

Hayley Paige 5906

This Hayley Paige gown screams sophistication. With a removable cape, you wouldn’t even know that this design is strapless. Made with a bateau neckline and made of chiffon, it is all things modest and cozy.

Jade J195014

Jade J195014

This gorgeous gown is a mix of elegance and modern glam. It features a sheer scoop neckline over a sweetheart bodice. The translucent fabric continues into three-quarter sleeves, keeping mom properly covered, while an illusion panel swathes the upper back.

Age Appropriate Junior Bridesmaid Dresses

If your bridal lineup includes a junior bridesmaid, or two, then you’ll want to ensure that they fit in with the rest of your girls. Our age appropriate junior bridesmaid dresses were designed with modesty in mind, yet remain fun and feminine.

Kennedy Blue Presley

Kennedy Blue Presley

Presley is a fun and darling dress for your junior bridesmaid, with a high scoop neckline and flowy blouson top. It pairs beautifully with the adult Kennedy Blue bridesmaid dress Ava, which features similar flowing details.

Kennedy Blue Ensley

Kennedy Blue Ensley

Ensley is an adorable dress with a high scoop neckline adorned with lace. It is modest yet feminine, so that your junior bridesmaid will feel included in the line up. Consider pairing it with Kennedy Blue Sutton, which features a matching bodice and a-line skirt.

Bari Jay 1753J

Bari Jay 1753J

Bari Jay 1753JR is a classic junior bridesmaid dress. It features an age appropriate v-neckline and girlish flutter sleeves that your littlest bridesmaid is sure to love. Use it in a bridal line up next to the matching design, 1753, for a cohesive wedding look.

Conclusion

Stylish and modest bridesmaid dresses are here to stay! These timeless designs come in a variety of colors and sizes, making it easie than every to dress your entourage. Your ladies will also appreciate the affordability of our gowns, because who doesn’t want to save some moolah? Be sure to tell us which of these modest bridesmaid dresses are your favorite! Or is there more than one?

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