If you want to move away from established traditions drastically, try on a burgundy wedding dress.
Burgundy wedding dresses are characterised by depth, saturation, power and sensuality. This colour is self-sufficient. It does not require unique decorations and luxurious decor. Burgundy does not tolerate competition. It harmonises mainly with delicate pastel shades. Burgundy hides all the flaws of the figure.
The meaning of colour and symbolism
This hueof red symbolises the health of a woman, her fertility and strength. Pomegranate, burgundy, and wine also mean wealth besides beauty and health. It guarantees the girl family happiness and success in all endeavours. Burgundy clothes were traditional for brides of India, China, Thailand and Turkey. Strong and determined people choose burgundy clothes. They are accustomed to dominate, conquer, everywhere to prove their individuality, to cope with any tasks. The bride in the burgundy dress will be the real queen. Men can also add to their image any attribute of this shade.
Burgundy is colour is universality shade. It suits almost all girls. However, it is best suited for dark-skinned ladies with dark hair. The combination of burgundy and dark or tanned skin looks especially impressive.
Fabrics and textures
Burgundy dress looks exceptionally elegant if it is made of velvet or velour with a combination of simple decorative elements. Velvety fabric and vibrant colour will create just a fabulous outfit that looks expensive and elegant. Bobbinet, organza and silk are suitable for airy and flowing fabric. Also satin, jacquard and knitwear look good in burgundy.
You should not choose decorations in burgundy, bright yellow, green, or blue. Cream, beige, classic white and pastel tones will be a great solution. Decorate the burgundy dress with accessories that will contrast with it in colour. It can be a belt or a bow, a scarf, a wreath, a hat, a veil, or gloves. Just remember that one or two details create contrast. Otherwise, you risk looking tasteless and vulgar.
You need to very carefully select the shoes to the burgundy dress. Choose shoes of the same tone. Lacquered shoes look harmoniously with satin and silk wedding dresses. Burgundy and red are associated with the gothic subculture. However, for a wedding in the style of the vamp, this combination is appropriate.
Makeup should not be catchy. Emphasis should be placed on the eyes and cheekbones. Choose the glitter to lips. Makeup, hairstyle, veil and belt – everything should be combined perfectly.
Flowers for burgundy wedding
Floristry is very important for every celebration. Finding flowers in cherry and burgundy shades will not be a problem. Add greens of saturated tones so that the flowers in these shades do not merge. The classic combination is the wine and white. Choose roses, gerberas, dahlias or any other flowers of the appropriate colour for the floral arrangement of the celebration. If you choose a burgundy wedding dress, you can safely experiment. We have presented models of dresses of all styles, pick the one in which you can feel like a queen.
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