Brides-to-be who are planning to get married this summer can look forward to choosing a wedding dress that is classic in style and have lines that will flatter any figure. Traditional wedding gown colors such as ivory, white, and champagne are available, as well as pale pink. Look for a bridal dress that will suit the location of the ceremony, whether it be on land or at sea. Following are five of the most poplar wedding dresses for the summer 2014 season:
Bearing the lovely name Mae, this wedding dress by Vera Wang has layers of feathery ruffles below the hipline and a mermaid-style bodice. It’s almost like wearing feathers at the bottom instead of a tail but the wearer of this gown is sure to take off down the aisle towards the altar on her wedding day.The upper-arm length black gloves are optional, but if the bride still wants to wear gloves in a unique color, try silver or gold pair. Price available upon request through Vera Wang.com.
For the bride who likes lots of lace, this Oleg Cassini bridal gown will satisfy her. This bridal gown has trumpet lines, pale pink applique flowers, and a sweep train. Because this dress is on the decorative side, select simple, low key jewelry to go with it such as a strand of small pearls, or a tiny solitaire diamond. This is definitely a keepsake wedding dress to be passed on to the next generation. Available from David’s Bridal for $950.00.
The cascading ruffles on this stunning bridal gown by Merle Dress is what really stands out. With its A-line silhouette and chapel train, this taffeta wedding dress comes in the classic bridal colors of ivory, champagne, pink, and white. The upper portion of the bodice has embroidery, as does the lower left part at the waistline. Available from Merle Dress for $200.99.
Brides who plan on getting married on board a cruise liner or at a beach are in for a real treat with this wedding dress. Designed by Merle Dress, the best feature about this wedding dress is its lightness. Made of satin with a lace overlay, this dress is perfectly suitable for a ship or beach ceremony. Lacking the bulk factor, the dress packs quite easily in a suitcase and can be comfortably worn during the reception and into the late hours of the night. Available from Merle Dress for $151.99.
Mermaid bridal gowns are always a favorite and never seem to go out of style. Created by Allure Bridals, this particular dress has its primary decoration at the neckline, a silver beaded design that sparkles, and a double cutout keyhole in the back. The dress comes in white and ivory. For jewelry, go for diamonds or pastel rhinestones to complement the beading in the dress. Price available on request from Allure certified retailers listed on Allure Bridals.com.