It is classic. It is chic. It is flattering. And it is the ultimate bridal silhouette that you don't want to miss: The A-Line.
Choosing the right silhouette for your wedding day style can be a bit overwhelming. With so many to choose from, where does a bride even begin? And the answer to that is with the classic A-Line. A silhouette that is as timeless as it is flattering. The A-Line silhouette is just like the name suggests - an "A" in shape. A-line gowns are fitted at the natural waist and flare out through the skirt, creating as "A" or bell-like shape. This accents where you are thinnest at your waist, and is ultra flattering through your hips and down to the floor. A-line gowns are classic and versatile for any ceremony. And you can be confident that a classic style like this one will stand the test of time.
01. Jenny Yoo: Effortless A-Line
Jenny Yoo brings us this first effortless A-Line style. The V-neckline of this dress is adorned with thin spaghetti straps and delicate pleating. But the full skirt has to be our favorite feature. Made from the dreamiest lighter than air Gillian printed silk organza fabric, that has a transparent appearance to it. This stunning skirt has so much visual interest and movement to it.
02. Alexandra Grecco: Ethereal Tulle A-Line
This next A-line gown is like stepping into a garden day-dream. An ethereal layered tulle gown that features an illusion bodice and full skirt with dimensional petal detailing. This fairytale-worthy bridal gown is perfect for a romantic secret garden wedded day.
03. Sarah Seven: Modern Timeless Glam
You know how Old Hollywood Glam styles have a way of coming back around time and time again? They seem to stand the test of time, no matter what crazy trends seem to come and go in the fashion industry. And that is the feel this next A-line gown has. A chic style from Sarah Seven that they describe as a "modern day Grace Kelly" look - and we could not agree more! This gown features a sleek satin top with a plunging neckline and layered skirt that has a lighter-than-air appearance to it.
04. Viktor Rolf: Sophisticated Crystal A-Line
This next A-line gown from Viktor Rolf demands attention. This stunning long sleeve crepe gown features the most lavish crystal knit embroidery twists around the neckline and around the open back. This gown has a modest, timeless feel to it, with luxe contemporary accents.
05. Jenny Yoo: Flowing Florals
This next A-line gown is effortless and romantic. A feminine wedding gown that features a barely-there embroidered bodice and a lighter-that-air silk chiffon skirt. Perfect for a romantic spring or summer garden wedding day.
06. Vagabond Bridal: High-Low A-Line
We are just loving this next modern A-line wedding gown with a chic high-low hemline. This gown features a modest high neckline and a clean design that feels both modern and classic.
07. Ines di Santo: Strapless Feminine A-Line
It is hard to resist a classic, strapless bridal gown. And this feminine A-line from Ines di Santo is absolutely dreamy. Featuring a stunning floral embroidered bodice and layered A-line skirt that has a light and airy appearance to it.
08. Justin Alexander: Glam Tulle A-Line
This gown from Justin Alexander is everything a glam loving bride could want. An extravagant A-line style which features a plaid patterned sequin tulle underlay and beaded and sequined lace appliqués across the entire gown. This dress is sure to shimmer at every move!
09. Viktor Rolf: 1960's Daisies
Embrace your inner hippie with this 60's inspired daisy A-line bridal gown. This gorgeous matte crepe gown starts with a classic squared neckline. But the clean bodice quickly gives way to a textured, dimensional daisy skirt. And the look is finished with a ruffled hem crafted out of tulle and organza. The mixed textures of this modern bridal look are so exciting, yet they are still packaged in a classic A-line silhouette.
10. Vagabond Bridal: Less-is-More A-Line
Vagabond Bridal shows us that less can be so much more with this effortless crepe A-line wedding dress. Featuring a flattering scoop neckline, a structured boned bodice, and a full A-line skirt with pockets!
11. Morilee: A-Line Princess
Get ready to create your own modern day fairytale with this alluring A-line from Morilee. This airy tulle ball gown features a sheer corset bodice with a romantic sweetheart neckline. And frosted dimensional floral lace appliqués adorn the bodice and float down the skirt as well. But our favorite features has to be the matching detachable bishop sleeves, which add even more of a fairytale feel to the look.
12. Jenny Yoo: Modern A-Line
We are just loving this next modern A-line wedding gown from Jenny Yoo. Fit for a contemporary princess, this gown features a plunging neckline and a full A-line skirt. But what we love most about this look is the gorgeous Coco jacquard fabric, that adds a beautiful texture to the style.
13. Eva Lendel: Graceful Elegance
"Anrie" from Eva Lendel is a graceful, feminine A-line wedding gown that is covered with beautiful floral lace and light glitter accenting. The classic silhouette of this gown features a square neckline with wide straps and optional full length sleeves.
14. Justin Alexander: Clean & Classy Elegance
Clean, classy, modern and elegant. It is hard not to love the dramatic simplicity of this next A-line wedding dress from Justin Alexander. This square neck wedding gown is constructed in a rich stretch Mikado fabric, and features a slimming asymmetric cummerbund at the waist with an oversized side bow accent. A modern A-line gown that is still very timeless and minimal.
15. Flora Bride: Two-Piece Contemporary
Flora Bride brings us this next A-line wedding gown which feels both timeless and contemporary at the same time. The cropped top with puff sleeves has a more contemporary feel to it, but the clean skirt is classic and timeless.
16. Lovely Bride & Jenny Yoo: Modern & Minimal
Lovely Bride and Jenny Yoo have collaborated to create this next A-line bridal gown. The clean look of this gown is sure to steal the hearts of our modern, minimalist brides out there. And we have to admit, we are absolutely loving the plunging neckline of this gown with its subtle illusion tulle detailing.
17. Sarah Seven: Classic Sophistication
It is so easy to get excited about new and edgy bridal trends. But there is just something about a classic, sophisticated wedding day look. A look that will stand the test of time, like this irresistible A-line gown from Sarah Seven. A silhouette that feels minimal and contemporary, while also being effortlessly timeless.
18. Justin Alexander: Beaded Tulle A-Line
Step into your own ethereal wedding day-dream with this next A-line gown from Justin Alexander. A gorgeous beaded tulle gown that is effortlessly feminine and romantic. This gown features a sheer bodice that is embellished with stunning hand-beaded embroidery and 3D laser cut chiffon petals. The airy tulle skirt has a glitter tulle underlay that makes this gown sparkle from every angle.
19. Sarah Seven: Chic & Cool A-Line
Cool as it is chic. This A-line gown from Sarah Seven is stealing our hearts. This minimal, yet captivating gown features an illusion plunging neckline, and a full A-line skirt with pockets! Contemporary and classic at the same time!
20. Watters: Strapless Feminine A-Line
This dreamy, feminine wedding dress from Watters has us falling in love with all of its lavish tulle layers. Featuring a classic strapless neckline, corseted bodice and layered A-line skirt which are all accented with hand-placed Vala Lace. The look is then finished with a sheer tulle topper. which pulls the entire look together.
21. Justin Alexander: Feminine Florals
This next A-line wedding gown is an effortless long sleeve sheer tulle style with the most captivating all over 3D organza flowers. A sparkle tulle underlay makes this gown sparkle at every turn. And additional sequined and beaded embroidery adds even more glam to the look. Perfect for a romantic garden wedding day.
22. Eva Lendel: Strapless Satin
This shining satin gown from Eva Lendel is elegance at its finest. This strapless silhouette features a folded sweetheart neckline and an A-line skirt that falls to the floor with loose layers of glossy satin. A timeless style that would rival some of the best Old Hollywood Glam styles of the past.By Kathryn Schrotenboer