The morning of any bride’s wedding day is filled with picture perfect moments; from a celebratory glass of fizz to stepping into your bridal outfit, ready for the aisle.
Another must-have moment for the album are your group shots with your bridesmaids. Increasingly popular, they’re a way of safeguarding those precious moments with your girls before the ‘I Do’s’.
Whether you opt for casual and candid, girl-band-debut-album or glamorous high fashion style pictures, one thing’s for sure; you’ll need to ensure your squad is kitted out in style.
For ‘morning of’ what’s better than all your girls wearing the same chic dressing robe? The good news is there's lots of choice out there, from personalised designs to cool patterns. The even better news is we've done the sorting for you and rounded up 10 of the best below.
Whether you intend to have them customised with each ‘maid’s name or just want to treat them to a special something that they can wear long after your Big Day, here are the best dressing robes for your bridesmaids.
Lick and Promise The Blossom One
If you’re getting married in the summer, treat your girls to a cotton kimono that will keep them well ventilated as they get ready.
This cherry-blossom speckled design from Lick & Promise can be customised with their name, a message or a word and comes in a selection of wed-worthy colours.
We like the cream and gold combo best; the classic colours will look timeless in photos.
£80 | Lick & Promise | Buy it now
OLIPHEE Women's Satin Dressing Gown
Available in a selection of colours and with sizes from 6 - 28, this gown is inspired by the Orient, with prints of peacocks and cherry blossom all over.
The light silky fabric has a luxurious feel, making it the perfect wrap to wear while getting hair and makeup done.
£8.89 - £17.89 | Amazon | Buy it now
Boohoo Bride Squad Metallic Embroidered Robe
Turn up the glamour with a chic black robe finished with the words 'Bride Squad' embroidered on the reverse in metallic gold thread.
This piece, which ties with a matching belt, comes in sizes XS - L. To really make a style statement, have the bride wear a white version, and turn your backs to the camera.
£16.20 | Boohoo | Buy it now
Ted Baker Light Green Satin 'Highgrove' Kimono Dressing Gown
With wide kimono-style sleeves, botanical print and a satin-like feel, this Ted Baker gown is easy to wear, and will make your squad feel as stylish as they do comfortable.
Perfect for a summertime wedding, get your 'maids to grab their bouquets before your photographer takes their shot.
£33.60 | Debenhams | Buy it now *On sale from £42
John Lewis & Partners Laurie Satin Floral Print Kimono
Want to thank your bridesmaids for all their help in planning your special day? Do it with a luxurious kimono from John Lewis
Covered in a dreamy floral print pastel pink and turquoise, this delicate gown finishes just above the knee and fastens with a self-tie belt in coordinating shades.
Available in S, M, L.
£49 | John Lewis | Buy it now
M&S Collection Satin Paisley Print Wrap Dressing Gown
A lovely alternative for floral-phobes, this paisley print gown from M&S is the perfect balance of prettiness and old school style.
The gown features contrast red hems, sleeves and piping against the lighter paisley design on the body of the knee-length gown.
Wear with matching red lips for striking images you'll cherish in the years to come. Available in sizes 6 – 22.
£20 | M&S | Buy it now
Bonsoir London Kimono robe in Aqua Stripe
Having a destination or beach-front do? Match your maids to your venue with nautical-inspired dressing gowns finished with a zingy aqua stripe throughout.
It's made with 100 per cent cotton, is super lightweight, and because of the clean pattern, amazingly versatile for group pictures.
Go pin-up rockabilly with bright lip stick and hair in rollers, or channel preppy vibes by leaving hair tousled and makeup minimal.
£75 | Bonsoir London | Buy it now
The Collection Yellow Floral Satin 'Senorita' Dressing Gown
Add a splash of sunny colour to your 'morning of' snapshots by kitting your squad out in these tropical-looking gowns.
Short and sweet, the design is finished with black lace trimming on the sleeves and ties with a fabric belt, included.
£17.60 | Debenhams | Buy it now *On sale from £22
Quilted Hand Blocked Dressing Gown/ Robe
With hand blocked designs on 100 per cent cotton, these quilted gowns are perfect for anyone with a boho/ eclectic theme.
Each design has a real hand crafted feel, and features flattering 3/4 length sleeves, wide collars and the ultimate addition to any piece of womenswear - pockets.
£98 | Etsy | Buy it now
Next Personalised HA Sleep Dressing Gown Robe By HA Designs
Elegant monochrome is the perfect choice for brides who want timeless appeal in their wedding album.
Personalise each robe with the name of your 'maid or choose another phrase or wording, if you like. Because they're bespoke, personalised orders can take up to seven days to deliver, so factor this in to your 'I do' to-do list.
Available in sizes Small/Medium or Large/Medium.
£45 | Next | Buy it now