Nigerian bridesmaids love black | Nigerian Wedding Trend

Once upon a time, it would have been forbidden to wear black to a wedding but that seems to have changed. The colour, black has moved on from the colour that depicts mourning to a colour that represents class, elegance, drama, versatility and more. Nigerian brides have caught on to this and are dressing their bridesmaids in black. 

From black bridal robes to black bridesmaids dresses, here are some bridesmaids we’ve spotted wearing black at Nigerian weddings, be inspired!

Yejide’s bridesmaids wore black bridal robes

Photography: Keziie
Photography: Keziie

Ayodeji and some of her bridesmaids wore black for the bridal prep at #Ayowa18

Photography: Wani Olatunde Photography

#ThyWillBeDone2018: Judith’s bridesmaids wore black bridal robes

Judith from #ThyWillBeDone2018 #MrandMrsWilliams

Eniola’s bridesmaids from #EGEverAfter wore black bridal robes

Photography: Keziie

Judith’s bridesmaids in black robes

Photography: Diko Photography

Olivia’s girls in black bathrobes for #AbiOlivia16

Photography: T.Philips

Christine’s girls in black dresses for the bridal prep 

Photography: HB Pixels
Photography: Temi Olukay 

From bridesmaids in robes to dresses, 

Adesua Etomi’s bridesmaids wore black dresses by Mai Atafo for their #BAAD17 destination wedding in Cape town, South Africa.

Photography: Alistair Englebert Preston Photography (AEP Photography)

Bridesmaids in black dresses by Peridot

Dresses: Peridot Official | Photography: Libran Eye Photography

Bridesmaids from #AyaPhills18

Photography: Libran Eye Photography

Halima’s bridesmaids in black for the #HDLoveStory

Photography: Weezy Scott Photography

Chioma’s bridesmaids in black for #HotChile2016

Photography: Jide Kola

The bridesmaids from #AdaEze2018 changed into black matching jumpsuits for the Great Gatsby themed wedding reception. 

Anita and her bridesmaids from #ANYE18

Photography: Frank Ugah Photography
Photography: Bedge Pictures

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