Take this into account when shopping for bridesmaid dresses, and make arrangements for light cover-ups (an organza wrap is a great choice) should the breeze begin to blow a bit too furiously for your bridesmaids' comfort.
The key to finding the right wedding dress for the beach is to focus on the material: Forgo rich, thick fabrics in favor of lightweight materials that skim the body, like silk, organza, and linen.
Cotton, crepe, chiffon, lace, eyelet, organza, tulle, and georgette are the most popular options for summer gowns, and brides can still accent their gown with satin or silk if they desire.
The site has an enormous selection of provocative mermaid costumes featuring fitted tops, sequin skirts with ruffled organza fins and glittery starfish headpieces.
Make or buy small tags or cards to display a thank you message, use some raffia or pretty ribbon in the wedding colors, and wrap the favor in organza or tulle.
Dressy events: If you score a white wrap blouse in a luxurious material like silk or organza, you can wear this top for cocktail parties or after-five events.
Taffeta, organza, dotted Swiss and heavy silks with frilly underskirts featuring netting were the prized possession of any girl whose family could afford it.
You can then wrap the entire filled cup in organza, tulle or any other fabric that will allow some air to reach the flowers, and tie them with a pretty bow.
A great place to visit is Advantage Bridal, where satin ivory flats can be decorated with everything from bright red rosettes to blooming organza flowers.
Girls' pajamas come in a pink organza hatbox and include a door hanger that says "Chillin,'" a lavender scented sachet and a personalized gift card.