Wedding lingerie ideasThis entry is from our Expert Guest series where wedding and honeymoon professionals share their best tips on creating memories that last a lifetime.

Nothing is more exciting and stressful than deciding what wedding dress to wear to your wedding. However, choosing what type of lingerie to wear on your wedding night can be just as significant a choice as your wedding dress. Your wedding night is a special night and deserves uniquely sensual lingerie.

When you think of your wedding day and your undergarments you probably prefer to play it safe during the wedding. No one wants any wardrobe mishaps during something as special as a wedding. But you’ll want to spice up your wardrobe and find some special lingerie for the nighttime.

So, what are some things to consider when preparing and shopping for your wedding night lingerie?

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Your Guide To Wedding Night Lingerie

Know Your Size And Shape

It is essential to choose a style that best fits your body and helps you accentuate your best assets come the night of your wedding. Make sure you choose lingerie that isn’t too large or too small but is your proper size. You’ll feel much better if the lingerie fits your body.

Choose Something Extravagant

Don’t be afraid to be bold and experiment with sultry styles. Remember, this is your wedding night. You chose your wedding dress carefully and made sure it was perfect, so make sure you give the same attention to your lingerie.

What's your lingerie style

Think About Your Style

Are you a classy type of person or are you a little on the wild side? Pick the kind of lingerie that showcases who you are or who you secretly want to be on your special night.

Colors And Materials

Think about what colors your skin looks best in and what makes you glow. Choose lingerie colors that compliment your skin tone. Think about which material you feel the most sexy in, cotton or satin? Do you prefer silk or lace? Do you want it to be see-through or do you want to leave something to the imagination? The color and material of your lingerie are essential when making the final decision.

Wedding Night Lingerie Ideas

Shopping for the perfect lingerie piece for your wedding night can be overwhelming as there seems to be so many choices available. Listed below are a few lingerie ideas that should fit for a perfect wedding night.

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The Baby Doll

The Baby Doll is a simple, loose-fitting, short dress that comes in a variety of colors and can be sleeveless or have light sleeves. The length of a Baby Doll is often as short as the navel and generally doesn’t go longer than the thighs. Often the Baby Doll comes with formed cups called a bralette. The Baby Doll is a sensual garment that allows a woman to feel sexy without feeling uncomfortable.

Bra And Panty Set

Just as the name implies, the bra and panty set contains a sexy and usually matching set of a bra and panties. Often the bra and panty will be lace or sheer and come in a variety of different colors. The bra and panty set is an excellent way to show off your cleavage and midsection, letting you feel sexy while still leaving a little something to the imagination.

The Teddy

Teddies are typically made of sheer material and because they fit like a swimsuit, are sometimes called bodysuits or one-pieces. Teddies come in many different colors and styles and are one of the more commonly worn, better known pieces of lingerie. A teddy will hide trouble areas on your body and accentuate the areas you want to play up, leaving a woman feeling sexy and confident.



One of the sexiest pieces of lingerie is the Bustier. This piece of lingerie holds trouble areas in but lifts and exposes your cleavage. The bustier comes in many different colors and materials and is a must-have piece of lingerie for any woman.

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Night Gowns

Nightgowns come in different colors and materials and can be long or short and as sheer as you choose. One of the benefits to the nightgown is selecting the level of sexiness you wish to display. They can be classy, or sexy and revealing.

Camisole And Shorts

As the name implies, this is a short top with matching bottoms. The styles vary as does the material. The camisole and shorts are often seen as simple but sexy and will make any bride stand out on her wedding night. Camisole and shorts can accentuate any body type.

Picking the perfect piece of lingerie for your wedding night is important for any bride but what’s more important is feeling confident and comfortable in your skin. With these tips, you’ll be well on your way.

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Bio: Awearness is a blog that discusses everything about vegan and sustainable fashion.


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