Traditionally weddings are formal sophisticated events. If you’re planning a wedding of this type, we’d recommend a flattering and tasteful elegant wedding dress. We’ve compiled a list of our favourites from some of the leading bridal fashion houses to help your search.
Alternatively, if you’re an edgy bride planning an alternative wedding, try these feathered wedding dresses.
Eight Elegant Wedding Dresses from Leading Bridal Brands
THEIA's Elegant Wedding Dress
If you love a simple design with heavy embellishments, then you will adore Anne from THEIA’s Spring collection. This high quality fitted gown hugs all the right places, ensuring brides look their very best on their wedding day.
A simple silk lining adds a glamorous and comfortable element to this detailed dress whilst the beaded waistband and geometric patterns cleverly create a feminine shape. Heavy embellishments give a luxurious and weighty feel to this glamorous, elegant wedding dress.
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Elegant Wedding Dresses by Paloma Blanca
Dress 4801 by popular fashion house, Paloma Blanca, is ideal for a summer or destination wedding. This ultra-feminine backless dress has dainty spaghetti straps that cross at the back of the gown and a lightweight material that forms delicate floor-length pleats.
The plunging neckline at the front of the dress, coupled with the corset top, is the perfect option for the modern bride in search of her perfect elegant wedding dress.
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Elegant Wedding Dresses by Eddy K
The Sky Collection by Eddy K includes a range of gorgeous gowns with fitted silhouettes. SKY128 is incredibly flattering due to its hour glass structure so if you’re looking to emphasise your feminine form this dress might be your perfect choice. The lightweight train element and sweetheart neckline add a contemporary feel to this elegant wedding dress.
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Elegant Wedding Dresses by Anny Lin
Anny Lin’s stunning new intergalactic-inspired collection, Infinity, is ideal for the alternative bride looking for an elegant wedding dress. This lightweight, layered tulle dress will move in a featherlike motion when you walk down the aisle and the subtle glitter throughout the dress really sparkles on the dance floor.
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Ronald Joyce's Elegant Wedding Dresses
Ronald Joyce’s heavy satin wedding dress is super on trend as more and more brides are choosing to wear this flattering material on their wedding days. Dress 69316_014’s fishtail and backless elements with lace and beaded embellishments is a contemporary take on a classic wedding dress trend.
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Bride Walk's Elegant Wedding Dresses
Bride Walk is the new bridal brand on the block. Each dress is beautifully hand-crafted and unique. ‘Alma’ is made from deluxe, thick material and resultantly has a truly luxurious feel.
The dress offers full coverage from the front and then a beautiful, draping back for something a little different. Individually sewn frills make up the intricately designed train and add to the luxurious feel of this this elegant wedding dress.
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True Bride's Elegant Wedding Dresses
True Bride’s Curve collection exudes elegance. True Curve is True Bride’s first plus size collection and each and every piece is specially structured to flatter the curvy bride. Bianca is a sleeved, off-the-shoulder lace dress that has caught our eye as a particularly elegant wedding dress.
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The thick lace material is extremely on trend whist the thinner, more delicate tulle sleeves offer a feminine touch. The light embellishments on the dainty belt add that touch of sparkle some brides desire.
Elegant Wedding Dress by Le Papillon
Elena is a truly unique and eye catching design by Le Papillon by Modeca. The fitted silhouette ensures the gown is flattering whist the heavily embellished tulle that covers the dress and creates the dramatic train, makes this dress stand out from the crowd. This design is suitable for an edgy bride wanting a sophisticated and elegant wedding dress.
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