We love a sleek satin bridesmaid dress at Rock My Wedding and for good reason. But we mustn't forget about stunning embellished bridesmaid dresses! Sequins, sparkles and delicate embroidery are just some ways to add something special and make your bridal party stand out. Wanting a little glam, a little sparkle, a little pop of colour? Let's shine a spotlight on these embellished bridesmaid dresses... 

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To embellish or not to embellish? That is the question...

Full Sequin Bridesmaid Dresses

We're starting off with an explosion of sparkles. It's only right to start this embellished bridesmaids article off with some full-body sequin dresses. You might want to get some sunnies on before you're blinded by all this glitter. Sparkly gold bridesmaid dresses are a popular choice because they serve sequins with a side of elegance and glamour, too. Green is also a popular choice and adds a pop of colour to your wedding photos.



Get ready to wow in this sparkling rose gold sequin maxi dress. The square neckline and dramatic thigh-high split, are sexy and dramatic with a flattering silhouette that is made to enhance your curves.

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Phase Eight Simara Sequin Pleat Midi Dress


This halter neck sleeveless design makes this embellished bridesmaid dress perfect for summer weddings. Imagine all the disco lights shining on this dress.

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Bodice Sequin Bridesmaid Dresses

It's important to choose a dress your bridal party will like and feel good in. Why not make your bridesmaids feel like diamonds by having them sparkle like one? These bodice sequin dresses are such a classic choice. With pink/rose gold, silver, and gold-coloured dresses from our real weddings, these metal tones make the best choice for some sparkles.  

3/4 Sleeve Sequins Patchwork Dress


This navy shade is so elegant but you'll be pleased to hear this stunning sequin dress comes in a range of colours. The flowy A-line skirt makes this beautiful dress perfect for weddings and any other formal event!

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Tulle Embellished Bodice Maxi Dress


If full-on sequin vibes are a little too much for your wedding party, but you still want them to sparkle like the gems they are, then this embellished maxi dress from Coast is a beautiful option!

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Sparkly Bridesmaid Dresses

Now, here we have some sparkles without the sequins. If you like these sparkly bridesmaid dresses then our sparkly wedding inspiration is the perfect place for you to go after this. With some metallic fabric, beading, gold detailing, and a few more extra sequins. Well, it is an embellished bridesmaid dress roundup after all. 

Metallic Cowl Neck Maxi Slip Dress


If you're not a fan of sequins, beading or embroidery you can still sparkle! Just go for this metallic dress from Anthropologie instead. You can make the whole wedding reception shimmer in this gown!

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embellished maxi dress in green


Your wedding party would look completely mesmerising in this light green with delicately lined sequins. The lines draw the eyes to your bridesmaids' faces and will look incredible in your photos.

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Embroidered Bridesmaid Dresses

If the sparkles are a little too much, then embroidered bridesmaid dresses are the perfect choice for you! Some pretty floral embroidery with sequins or beading is a great way of adding some delicate and dainty details. These are the perfect option for a more laidback boho-style wedding. We recommend a botanical route with some floral details because they just look amazing! Take a look at this stunning floral embroidered wedding dress too!



Beautifully threaded with embroidery, this gown features rose floral motifs, lace borders and a satin waistband. The skirt is crafted from soft tulle and is the perfect gown for every special occasion.

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The bodice of this gown is unreal! Intricately designed with delicate floral artwork, this dress is super similar to a real bridesmaid dress featured above! 

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Embellishments make everything better!

After looking at these embellished bridesmaid dresses, we can confirm we want ALL the embellishments! For some more bridesmaid dress inspiration why not take a look at our pinkgreenwhite, and black dresses? Are you looking for some bridesmaid gift ideas? Head to the article for our favourite presents to give your bridal party...

Leah Blundell

Written by Leah Blundell

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