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If your groomsmen are wearing navy suits, and you’re struggling to come up with bridesmaids’ dresses in a color to go with it, don’t worry: we have great options for you to coordinate beautifully!
We received this question in our inbox from bride-to-be, Michelle. She asks,
“What color dress complements a blue suit? I want to coordinate bridesmaid dresses with navy suits but I’m not sure which color goes best. Can you help? Thanks!”
Good question: navy suits pretty much go with everything! It has never been easier to get coordinating bridesmaids and groomsmen if you use navy blue as your base color.
Here are the colors of dresses to match navy suits — and the colors that do not work.
Bridesmaid Dresses with Navy Suits
When deciding on the color of bridesmaid dresses, consider first the season. If you choose a color that coordinates with the season, chances are your bridesmaid dresses will pair perfectly with groomsmen suits in navy blue.
Before we show you which bridesmaid dresses to pair with blue suits, here are a few examples of navy suits to show you how to style it, and use as a guide when choosing the right bridesmaid dress color. These groomsmen suits are available to buy or rent, along with clever tips on how to properly style them from Dessy and AfterSix here.
See more suiting options here.
Now, let’s talk about the best bridesmaid dresses that go with navy suits.
This is not an exhaustive list, so feel free to pick-and-choose whatever works for you. These are just some visuals so you can get inspired and see how the bridesmaid dresses would look paired with navy suits.
These beautiful convertible bridesmaid dresses can be worn a multitude of ways, which makes a flattering fit for everyone. They’re well-made, highly-rated, and yes, ultra-affordable: you can get these bridesmaid dresses for UNDER $70 each with free shipping. No wonder Radiant Rooster is one of the most popular places to buy bridesmaids dresses on Etsy!
– Hot Pink or Blush Pink
– Light Green or Avocado
Oooh, love this in velvet!
Bright yellow or mustard are popular choices.
Either deep jeweled tone such as plum (shown below) or soft pastel, such as Lavender
Also loving: eggplant!
– Aqua Blue
– Soft Grey or Mocha
Coral is a fixture for spring and summer weddings; it pairs perfectly with navy blue groomsmen suits.
– Champagne or Ivory
Yes, you can have navy blue groomsmen and bridesmaids! Pair navy blue dresses with blue groomsmen suits effortlessly in nearly any season. As a tip, we recommend adding another color for the groomsmen vests, ties, and pocket squares (and perhaps a pashmina for the girls) to add a pop of color in there.
– Burnt Orange
Great for fall weddings!
Another notable color: pumpkin spice!
– Burgundy or Merlot
– Emerald Green
Emerald green is one of my favorite bridesmaid dresses that go with navy suits.
A nice neutral that goes with everything! It is one of the bridesmaid dresses that go with navy suits for any season.
Now that you know what works, here’s what doesn’t.
Dresses That Do NOT Go With Navy Suits
Most bridesmaid dresses go with navy suits EXCEPT:
See? It’s pretty easy, really! Navy blue suits for men have always been a classic choice and have come back into wild popularity in recent years. Navy pairs with nearly any bridesmaid dress color.
Get a Dress Swatch
If you’re not sure, you can always get a swatch sent to your door so you can see which bridesmaid dresses that go with navy suits is the BEST choice for your wedding.
And there you have it: the best dresses to match navy suits! See how easy it really is?
Where to Buy Bridesmaid Dresses
To shop the dresses shown here, visit Radiant Rooster.
Where to Shop Navy Groomsmen Suits
Get the most handsome suits for your groomsmen at Dessy.