Finding the Perfect Modest Dress: Emerald and Sage Bridesmaid Gems

June 11, 2024 · by Andrea Long

When it comes to bridesmaid dresses, finding a style that's both flattering and fits your definition of modest can feel like a challenge. But worry not! With gorgeous jewel tones like emerald and the serenity of sage green taking center stage, bridesmaid dress designers are offering a wider range of elegant and appropriate options than ever before.

Emerald Elegance

Emerald green is a luxurious and sophisticated color that works beautifully for all skin tones. Here are a few ways to rock emerald green in a modest way:

  • High Necklines: A high neckline adds a touch of formality and can be balanced with a flowing skirt or a-line silhouette. The Whisked Away dress is a bridesmaid dream dress with a high neckline, long sleeves, and elegant appliqués. 
  • Long Sleeves: Long sleeves add coverage and can be made from delicate lace or breezy chiffon for a touch of romance. You can't go wrong with a comfortable, yet sophisticated, knit dress like the Stroke of Midnight dress
  • Empire Waist: An empire waist creates a flattering silhouette that flatters many figures and provides a touch of coverage. Add the elegance of pleats with the Florence Flair dress - a lovely midi dress that's perfect for any wedding!

Sage Serenity

Sage green is a calming and versatile color that pairs well with a variety of other hues. Here are some ways to incorporate sage green into your modest bridesmaid dress selections:

  • Maxi Dresses: A floor-length maxi dress in sage green is effortlessly elegant and provides plenty of coverage. Shop our gorgeous maxi dresses here!
  • Midi Magic: Midi dresses hit below the knee and offer a balance between coverage and modern style. The All I Could Ask For dress is a darling midi number complete with pleats and the daintiest bow at the neck. 
  • Mix and Match: Don't be afraid to mix and match sage green with other colors like dusty rose or cream for a unique and cohesive look. The Fluttering in the Garden dress is straight out of a fairytale with whimsical details and the perfect balance of greens, pinks, and creams. 

Embrace the Emerald and Sage Trend

Emerald green and sage green bridesmaid dresses are a beautiful and sophisticated way to dress your bridal party. By following these tips and embracing the variety of modest styles available, you can find dresses that your bridesmaids will love and feel confident in. After all, a happy and comfortable bridesmaid makes for a radiant wedding day!

Andrea Long

About Andrea Long

Andrea Long is wife to Clinton and mommy to Clark and Chantry. She is editor and manager of The Dainty Jewells Blog and part of the marketing team of Dainty Jewells. She is also a Registered Nurse turned stay-at-home mom of her two precious boys. Her life is full of adventure as she travels full-time with her evangelist husband and little ones in a "tiny home on wheels". She enjoys decorating her small space, time with her family, holistic health, a good book, a strong cup of coffee, and as much time at her piano as possible. Andrea considers herself very blessed to live this life for her Faithful Friend. Follow Andrea on Instagram @andreagrindlelong.