The swinging sixties was a wild time in fashion yet for weddings tradition was still a classy affair. Brides continued to wear short dresses started in the 1950s or opted for long column like dresses in lace, silk or taffeta. For bridesmaids wearing a colorful dress was the trend. Pastel pink, blue and yellow were in style in the early 1960s with earth tone and jewel tone colors preferred in the later 1960s. Closer to the 1970s floral prints were the in thing to dress bridesmaids in. All of these styles of dresses are back in fashion today making them perfect for a retro mod 1960s themed wedding.