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It’s every bridesmaid’s nightmare being made to wear a distasteful meringue dress in an even more awful shade.

However, if you are set to be a bridesmaid this year, then have no fear. If the bride-to-be for 2018 is always on trend when it comes to fashion, you’re in luck.

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Pantone’s Nostalgia Rose shade has been crowned colour choice for this year’s bridesmaid dresses, according to Wedding Wire.

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Although blush pink has been a hit with weddings for some time, we saw a richer dusty pink hue dominate a number of catwalks last season, so it comes as no surprise that it’s becoming a central colour in the bridal market.

With hints of purple, this deeper tone is an upgrade from softer shades we’ve seen in past bridal trends.

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This post originally appeared on Harper’s Bazaar UK