Dramatic romantic ruffles are hitting the bridal fashion scene in a big way. But these are definitely not your grandmother's ruffled bridal gowns.
Ruffles have been a bridal staple for decades. They add feminine texture to any wedding day look. But these trending ruffled gown aren't just for girly, princess-wannabe brides anymore. Our list covers it all. From voluminous princess ball gowns to modern couture ruffles. These might have you thinking differently about ruffles when it comes to bridal fashion.
01. Peter Langner: Ruffled Ball Gown
Peter Langner embraced the ruffle trend in a big way with this stunning ball gown. Featuring a hand beaded drop waist bodice and a voluminous ruffled tulle skirt.
02. Viktor Rolf: Ruffled Tulle High-Low
Viktor Rolf never disappoints when it comes to trending couture drama. And this ruffled tulle high-low bridal gown is no exception. This striking high neck shift mini features glitter tulle ruffle accenting that cascades down the hem of the high-low skirt. And we are just loving the sheer tulle train with the dramatic tulle ruffle accenting.
03. Markarian: Sassy Couture Ruffles
Markarian brings us this next ruffled bridal gown. A sassy couture bridal look that is sure to satisfy our unique, contemporary brides out there. And we are absolutely loving the dramatic gold belt accent.
04. Vera Wang: Couture Vertical Ruffles
Vera Wang brings us a ball gown like no other with the next ruffled bridal gown. This modern gown features a strapless corset bodice and a skirt that seems to unfold into vertical layers of structured ruffles.
05. Katherine Tash: Dreamy Contemporary Ruffles
Where do we even begin with this stunning and unique ruffled bridal style from Katherine Tash? Featuring a semi-sheer deep V-neckline, stunning floral embroidery, and cascading vertical ruffle detailing. This is a unique, contemporary bridal style that still feels very feminine and sophisticated.
06. Viktor Rolf: Classy Ruffled Ball Gown
Next up, we have a bridal gown that embraces the ruffle trend, but in a sophisticated and classy way. This stunning ball gown feels both contemporary and timeless.
07. Needle and Thread: 1930's Hollywood Glamour
If you love vintage fashion, then you don't want to miss this next ruffled bridal gown from Needle and Thread. A 1930's Hollywood glam inspired gown that is sure to take everyones breath away. A dotted tulle base is accented with strips of ruffled tulle that create a captivating pattern and texture.
08. Scorcesa: Dramatic Ruffle Detailing
Scorcesa brings us this next stunning bridal look. A chic silky gown that features a dramatic high front slit with voluminous ruffle detailing. This is such a simple bridal style that still packs a dramatic punch.
09. Marchesa: Dramatic Couture Ruffles
Marchesa brings us some couture drama with this next trending ruffled bridal gown. A tulle, tiered ruffle ball gown that is sure to be the center of attention on your wedding day.
10. Grace Loves Lace: Confident Boho Ruffles
Our bold, confident, boho brides out there will love this next ruffled bridal gown from Grace Loves Lace. A romantic off-the-shoulder gown with tiers of intricate lace and ruffled trims.
11. Contemporary Tiered Ruffles
Viktor Rolf brings us this next ruffled bridal style with a contemporary ball gown like no other. A delicately draped tulle bodice that fades into a uniquely designed tiered glitter ruffled tulle skirt. This dramatic couture style is sure to make a big statement.
12. Fame and Partners: Soft, Subtle Ruffles
Fame and Partners brings us this next bridal style that embraces the ruffle trend in a soft, subtle way. This gown features a captivating illusion bodice and playful polka dot fabric.
13. Lazaro: Statement Making Ruffled Texture
Lazaro brings us this next ruffled bridal style. This gown features the most stunning statement making ruffled texture skirt. And we just love it paired with the more delicate embroidered bodice.
14. Peter Langner: Ruffled Texture
Our next ruffled bridal gown comes from Peter Langner. This ball gown is all about alluring texture. If you are looking for a dramatic wedding day look, then this is sure to have you swooning!
15. Katharine Polk: Dramatic Contemporary Ruffles
Katherine Polk brings us a truly one-of-a-kind contemporary style with this next ruffled bridal gown. This is a look that rides the edge between fashion and modern art. With a dramatic deep V-neckline and a cascading ruffle design, this gown is truly surprising.
16. Marchesa Notte: Blushing Swirl Ruffles
Our pink loving brides out there don't want to miss this next ruffled bridal style at BHLDN from Marchesa Notte. Featuring dimensional ruffle swirls that cover this stunning blush tulle gown.
17. Elie Saab: Lavish Drama
Elie Saab is bringing some major luxe and lavish drama with this ruffled bridal ball gown. Alternating between layers of ruffled tulle and lavish beading, this gown is sure to steal the show.
18. Rosa Clara: Feminine Romance
Step into a dream with this next bridal look from Rosa Clara. This romantic sheath gown features a gorgeous lace bodice and tulle skirt with cascading ruffles. This gown is feminine, sophisticated and effortlessly romantic.
19. Vera Wang: Modern Couture Ruffles
Vera Wang brings us this next modern couture ruffled bridal gown. A soft satin halter neck gown, with ruffled detailing around the neckline that cascades down the front of the gown to the hem of the train. Bold, couture and beautifully modern.
20. Half Penny London: Ruffle Rose Skirt
It is hard to resist the stunning texture of this ruffle rose skirt. Paired with a sleek and simple strapless bodice, this combination is irresistible. This gown is the perfect mix of feminine and modern.By Kathryn Schrotenboer