We have gathered 11 of the top bridal trends that you need to know about - NOW!
Trends are constantly shifting in the bridal world. And as a bride, it is hard to keep tract of what is in, and what is out. So we have gathered 11 of the top trends, that we are absolutely loving - and that we don't see going anywhere, any time soon. So dive into this list, and see which of these 11 trends you just can not live without on your big day!
01. Whimsical Pastels
Pastels are growing in the bridal scene. And they aren't just for spring weddings. But are you brave enough to pull off a not-so-white wedding style?
Soft Sea Foam
We are loving the modern 80's prom dress feel of this stunning bridal gown from Ines Di Santo. And the soft sea foam pastel color tone is subtle and so unique.
Add a modern accent to your wedding day look like with this pastel blue bridal cape from Sareh Nouri. Chic, feminine and contemporary.
This next pastel bridal gown from Vera Wang is nothing short of whimsical and dreamy. The lavish coloring of this blush lace gown with oversized lavender floral accent is irresistible.
02. Bridal Capes
Bridal capes are trending, and they have only been getting more popular season after season. They are a whimsical and modern alternative to a veil!
This soft, effortless cape adds a delicate, ethereal accent that we just can not get enough of. This is the most beautiful alternative to a veil for your ceremony - and then you can ditch it for your reception!
This ultra chic and contemporary wedding gown from Jesus Peiro is so captivating. The addition of the matching cape adds drama for your ceremony, and then you can ditch it for the reception to reveal a feminine deep-V back.
A chic, contemporary cape is a great way to have any bride feeling like a fairytale princess on their big day. This adorable cape from Jesus Peiro is perfect for a wedding day in the colder months - or to just switch up your style throughout the day.
We are swooning over this next bridal cape style. This head to toe golden glitter gown from Anna Campbell with matching cape is so lavish and captivating. What girl can resist a little glitter and glam?
Who is brave enough to pull off this bold ruffled cape from Half Penny London. An ultra couture and bold bridal accent that is perfect for colder weather wedding days!
03. Two-Piece Bridal
Two-Piece bridal styles a chic, playful and absolutely irresistible. They may not always be grandma approved, but we are loving them! And they allow brides to mix and match styles like never before.
We love the mix of fabrics in this gorgeous two-piece bridal gown from Jesus Peiro. An adorable embroidered guipoure cropped top is paired with a lavish silk skirt for a look that is absolutely irresistible.
Fashion Forward Two-Piece
This two-piece bridal style is all about confidence. A chic, fashion-forward style that is so sexy and sophisticated.
Our girly brides are not going to be able to resist this combo. This head to toe glitter two-piece bridal style is chic, sassy and so adorable. Plus, it would be so easy to mix and match these pieces with other fabric options. Like pairing the glitter top with a voluminous tulle skirt! The options are endless with pieces like these.
Crop Top and Trousers
We love this alternative bridal style from Half Penny London featuring a halter crop top and wide leg trousers. This is such a chic, fashion forward two-piece bridal style option.
Sparkles are trending, and in a big way! The more sparkles the better. And what bride can resist a top to bottom sparkle gown?
Old Hollywood Glam Sparkle
This chic, Old Hollywood Glam inspired top to bottom sparkle gown will make all of your dreams come true! Girly, yet ultra sophisticated.
We are swooning over this ultra glam, star burst styled sparkling wedding gown from Berta. A look that is girly, yet daring!
If you are a girly, glitter loving bride - then you are not going to be able to resist this head to toe glitter corset gown. A sexy, chic style that will have you glistening all day long!
05. Modern Lace
Lace has always been a classic and timeless style when it comes to wedding fashion. But now more than ever, we are seeing modern lace wedding gowns that embrace this classic fabric, but in a contemporary way.
Chic Lace Shirtdress
We are in love with this unique, chic shirtdress bridal style from Jesus Peiro. This is such a unique and modern take on a more traditional lace wedding gown.
This is definitely not your mom's lace wedding gown. If you love lace, but are also looking for a unique, modern wedding style - then you will love this lace jumpsuit from Tadashi Shoji.
Silk and Lace
Silk and lace are classic wedding fabrics, with decades of influence. In this next modern lace wedding gown, Danielle Frankel uses these classic fabrics in an exciting, contemporary way.
Jumpsuits are the perfect way to embrace an ultra chic and modern wedding style that isn't just another wedding dress. Sassy, feminine and bold - just like you!
Clean and Classy
This jumpsuit from Moda Operandi is chic and simple. A wedding day style that is clean and classy, while also being contemporary and bold. Perfect for our minimalist loving brides out there!
Clean, dramatic lines make this next bridal jumpsuit pop. This is a sexy, chic style that is perfect for a bride who is craving something a bit different on her wedding day.
Sassy and Chic
If you have a sassy, bold personality - then a traditional wedding gown might just not cut it for your big day. But this puffy floral sleeved wedding style from Rime Arodaky is sure to leave all of your guest in awe.
07. Dramatic Bows
Bows have always been a classic bridal accent. But now they are getting bigger and better than ever!
Simple Slip Accent
This oversized bow accent from Half Penny London completely transforms an otherwise simple slip gown. A dramatic, yet sophisticated accent.
Belt Bow Drama
Crank up the couture drama with this oversized bow belt from Sebastien Luke. We especially love it paired with this mini bridal gown. The short styled gown makes the bow even more dramatic.
We are in love with these next adorable bow accents. This gown features a line of mini bow accents that are sassy and chic. Bows may be a traditional wedding gown accent, but this gown represents them in a new and exciting way!
08. Less is More
Less-is-More bridal styles are everywhere. These looks show how you can make a big statement, without all of the fuss. And they are perfect for our minimalist brides out there!
Sleek and Sophisticated
This sleek and sophisticated bridal style speaks for itself. A no-fuss gown that will have any bride feeling absolutely stunning. This dress really shows how your look can be ultra glamorous and luxe - without needing to be big and over the top.
Sassy and Chic
Sassy, chic and absolutely irresistible. This less-is-more trending bridal style is more about showing off your feminine silhouette, and less about hiding behind a big dress.
The most irresistible off-the-shoulder style we can imagine! This look really shows how less can be so much more!
09. Puffy Sleeves
Sleeve drama is trending right now. And one of the biggest things we are seeing are puffy sleeves. And we are not talking about 80's shoulder pads here. But chic, sophisticated volume that adds a pop of drama.
Removable Puff Sleeves
We are just in love with this chic tea length wedding gown with removable puff sleeves. Plus, removable sleeves are the perfect way to switch up your look throughout your wedding day!
Modern Puff Sleeves
Jesus Peiro shows us that big, puff sleeves are not just for 80's prom dresses. These voluminous sleeves are chic, contemporary and absolutely irresistible.
These luxe sheer puff sleeves are the perfect accent to this irresistibly girly princess wedding gown.
Sheer Puff Drama
We love the edgy, contemporary feel of this next couture puff sleeve wedding style. So chic and fashion forward.
This next puff sleeve style comes from Half Penny London again - and we just love the couture feel of this look. A dramatic, yet sophisticated wedding day look.
10. Regal Styles
Are you ready for your own royal day wedding? These regal wedding gown styles will help all of your princess wedding dreams come true!
Move over Cinderella, there is a new princess in the forest. We absolutely love this pastel floral accented regal wedding gown from Ines Di Santo. This gown is sure to make any bride feel like a whimsical princess on their big day.
Regal & Lavish
This regal and lavish sparkling ball gown from Berta will make all of your princess dreams come true! This luxe gown demands attention. Plus, who can resist all of that sparkle??
Structured and Stately
We love this structured and stately bridal gown from Jesus Peiro. A big, bold bridal style that still feels so sophisticated and traditional - yet in a very contemporary way.
More brides than ever before are concerned with sustainability. And bridal fashion is delivering, with more eco-friendly wedding day looks than ever before.
Eco-Friendly Couture: Leila Hafzi
Just because you are interested in being eco-friendly when it comes to your wedding day style - that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice couture style. Leila Hafzi has been designing high-end ethical wedding gowns since 1997, when she launched her production in Nepal with the aim of empowering female artisans in a developing country.
Made to Order Bridal: Leanne Marshall
Leanne Marshall is challenging the traditional bridal scene with made-to-order bridal gowns. Made-to-order gowns help to eliminate over-production, surplus inventory and waste - which are common problems in the fashion industry. Not to mention that her stunning wedding gowns will have you swooning!
Keep Spreading the Love: Still White
Shopping eco-conscious bridal brands isn't the only way to find a sustainable wedding day look. Shopping pre-loved wedding styles is a great way to lessen your impact! And Still White makes that easier than ever before!By Kathryn Schrotenboer