10 Vintage Photos That Show Us How Crazy Bridesmaid Dresses Used to Be

Bridesmaids dresses have a bad reputation. Even though there are some gorgeous dresses out there, they’re often dubbed as stiff, unflattering, or, according to a number of rom-coms, big and poofy. Plus, trends come and go — so something that’s glamorous today might be tacky tomorrow.

That said, there are some bridesmaid dresses that make you question if something of that sort could have ever be in style. However, if you look at this hilarious collection of vintage gowns recently unearthed by Bored Panda, apparently we should never say never. Just take a gander at what used to be considered fashionable, below. These bridesmaids deserve a medal!

Flower Power

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Literal Unicorns

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…Hoods?

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A Two For One On Curtains & Dresses

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Just, A Lot

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Rainy Day Yellows

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Head To Toe Pink

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If Princess Diana Starred In Pretty In Pink

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Rainbow Capes

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