Bold black and white bridal styles are hitting the wedding scene in a big way.
These looks are surprising, yet classic. Black and white is the perfect way to mix up the traditional wedding day white style - while still keeping things classic and sophisticated. So you be the judge, what do you think about these contemporary black and white wedding styles?
01. Bold Opposites
Let's start off this list of black and white wedding styles in a big way. Viktor Rolf brings us a opposing bridal combo like nothing else. Start off with a ruffled tulle top with pearl, stud and crystal embroidery. Paired with a pair of slick black cigarette pants. This chic and trendy look is only for the boldest of modern brides.
02. Subtle Sash
This next look is a much more subtle take on the trending black and white bridal styles from Ines di Santo. This beautiful traditional, yet contemporary ball gown is accented with a subtle black sash for a pop of unexpected drama.
03. Black Bow
Allison Webb brings us a stunning white wedding gown with an oversized black bow accent. A sophisticated way to wear this black and white wedding trend.
04. Mixed Textures
We are mixing more than just black and white with this next one of a kind wedding style from Monica Byrne. This next look features a mix of various textures that mix to create a one of a kind wedding day look.
05. Black Winter
This next black and white wedding style is ready for a chilly winter wedding day. A gorgeous contemporary white wedding gown is paired with a slick black overcoat for a look that is sophisticated and dynamic.
06. Sheer & Lace
Another Monica Byrne black and white wedding style that has us a bit speechless. This modern wedding gown combines a semi-sheer black underlay gown with an intricate lace overlay. A stunning mix of antique inspiration and modern design.
07. Black Tie
We are in love with this flowing, feminine gown! Delicate pleating, feminine ruffle neckline and just a subtle pop with the finishing touch of the black bow accent. This would be perfect for a less formal wedding day - or the perfect rehearsal outfit!
08. Black Velvet
Carol Hannah brings us a stunning ethereal tulle ball gown with a bold black velvet wrapped sash, which finishes this look off in a bold way.
09. Black Lace
Maggie Sottero brings us a stunning black overlay lace wedding gown that is leaving us a bit speechless. This chis black and white wedding style is full of sass and drama.
10. Draped in Black
Our next black and white bridal style features an ethereal flowing gown with black draped straps and detailing. This look is contemporary and bold, while also being soft and feminine.
11. Subtle Black Lines
Our next black and white wedding gown is subtle, yet stunning. Featuring thin black straps and tie, this black and white combo is chic and modern.
12. Black Flare
Maggie Sottero brings us a tulle fit and flare gown with all over black lace motifs. To add even more drama to the look, the gown is paired with a vintage inspired feather and sequin cape that we absolutely love!
13. Rocker Chic
Yolan Cris brings us a rule breaking white wedding style with bold pops of black accenting. The black clasp accents, along with the studded chocker, add even more edginess to this rule breaking wedding day look.
14. Black Accented Ball Gown
This next black and white wedding gown is an absolute show stopper. This ball gown from Maggie Sottero features dramatic black lace motifs on the bodice and hem of the dress. An absolutely stunning take on this black and white trend.
15. Black Necktie
Yolan Cris brings us another rule breaking white wedding style with a pop of bold black detailing. This time, the look is accented with a single black necktie. Although subtle, the black tie boldly pops off of the stark white wedding gown - creating a black and white wedding style that our contemporary brides are sure to love.
16. Black Ball Gown
Our next black and white wedding style is anything but subtle. Ines di Santo brings us a black ball gown with all over white floral detailing. This black and white wedding day look is sure to make a bold statement on your big day.
17. Black Sash
This next black and white wedding gown from Ines di Santo may not be as dramatic as the gown above, but this stunning style will be sure to leave everyone breathless. An off the shoulder, mermaid cut gown that is chic and sexy. This gorgeous gown is finished off with a sleek black sash for just a touch of drama.
18. Black Bride
This next black and white wedding gown from Honor, leans a bit more in the direction of black. An entirely black wedding gown is accented with just a touch of illusion tulle and white pearl detailing. A dramatic way to break from tradition.
19. All in the Accessories
If you love the black and white bridal trend, but aren't too sure about wearing a black dress on your big day - you can still embrace this fashion forward style by sporting all black accessories!
20. Black Band
This ultra contemporary wedding gown from Sophie et Voila, is finished off this a band of black accenting around the asymmetric hem for added drama.
21. Asymmetric Black & White
This next black and white bridal style definitely isn't what you first think of when it comes to your dream wedding dress. But this stunning modern design from Sophie et Voila is perfect for our couture, fashion forward brides out there. This could also make a perfect reception dress!By Kathryn Schrotenboer