If you are choosing your wedding dress in 2015, consider yourself a lucky gal, because you will have some of the most beautiful and unique gowns to choose from!
Wondering where to start? We've put together a list (in no particular order!) of the top 15 wedding dresses you HAVE to try on in 2015!
The Giada gown by Blush by Hayley Paige offers a stylish and romantic silhouette; perfect for an outdoor or destination wedding. The flowy chiffon skirt will billow softly in the wind and the beaded straps and belt are sure to glisten in the sunlight. The delicately ruched chiffon bodice is also oh-so right; thanks to the perfectly cut, cross-over V-neckline.
While lace may have been on nearly every runway this season, the beautiful thing about it, is that there is an endless number of ways this beautiful fabric can be used. Whether it's a re-embroidered lace trumpet gown, beautifully enhanced with intricate silver embroidery, like Jocelyn by Enzoani (above), or a romantic ball gown with a delicate chantilly lace bodice, we predict that lace will continue to wow us for many seasons to come.
Style '8515' by Jim Hjlem is the perfect gown for brides looking to make a fashion statement with their wedding dress. The gown's blush color and sheer sleeves are definitely on point this season and the white embroidered flowers add the perfect amount of whimsy to this romantic silhouette. Not sure if you can pull off the deep V-neckline and fitted sleeves? Sister style '8500' offers the same romantic skirt and embroidered tulle, paired with a modern, straight neckline.
Classic and modernity collide with Rosa Clará's Serena gown. The elegant silhouette and tailored lace bodice channel the classic beauty of Audrey Hepburn, while the playful pick-ups, straight neckline, and beaded belt add a touch of modern to the gown.
If we were going to play favourites, 'Heidi' by Christos certainly makes it into our top three. The gown is available in a subtle blush tone and the soft tulle overlay and scattered lace are the perfect counter to the figure-hugging trumpet skirt beneath. Oh, and did we mention that the molded bustier lace bodice is our version of perfection?
'Moonlit' by Monique Lhuillier is simply magical, mystical, magnificent... you get the idea! Colored wedding dresses were front and centre at the Fall 2015 New York Bridal Market, and Monique Lhuillier certainly rose to the occasion, with her beautiful pastel-hued bridal gowns. This lilac colored ball gown, with its delicately beaded & embroidered tulle, was a favourite of ours, but choosing just one from the breathtaking collection was certainly a difficult decision.
It would appear that we have a bit of a color trend unfolding in our top 15! 'Aurora' by Maggie Sottero made the list for its gorgeous blush tone, as well as its intricately beaded bodice and dramatic skirt of cascading organza. The figure-hugging elongated bodice and sweetheart neckline will flatter a curvacious bride's figure and the ruffled skirt adds a bit of playfulness to this otherwise glam gown.
Truvelle's 'Nicolet' gown channels the brand's 'effortless chic' aesthetic perfectly. The circular cut chiffon skirt creates a full layer that seems to dance as you move, and the scalloped lace deep V-neckline is somehow subtly sexy AND feminine, all at the same time. Oh, and let's not forget the latte grosgrain ribbon at the waist, which is ah-mazing!
There will always be a place for classic elegance in bridal, and Samba by Rosa Clará is no exception. Precision tailoring creates a ball gown with perfectly placed pleats and an immaculately cut bodice. The bow belt and the soft lace detail along the bodice add that perfect, feminine touch. Brides looking to add an extra bit of personality to this classic style will love the removeable lace jacket (inset), complete with a bateau illusion neckline and cap sleeves, which you can see in full here.
'2195' by Casablanca Bridal is scattered with an intricate lace pattern throughout its figure-flattering fit & flare silhouette. Instead of a full lace gown, each piece has been placed with care to create this gorgeous, eloborate pattern. We especially love the way the scallop has been placed at the hip and along the portrait neckline and hem.
'Taylor' by Nicole Miller is made with their signature stretch silk fabric, which hugs your curves and sculpts the body perfectly. The cross-over ruched bodice is modern and fresh, as are the metallic double straps that frame the shoulders. The high slit also needs mention, as it is a daring break from the ordinary, when it comes to bridal fashion.
We've been in love with Monique Lhuillier's diffusion line since it first launched and year after year, her Bliss collection continues to amaze. '1518' is a beautiful ball gown that is grand, elegant, and fun all at the same time; we imagine brides will have a fabulous time wearing this dreamy dress on their wedding day.
'Verina' by Maggie Sottero offers brides an elegant lace bridal sheath with touches of vintage elegance. The illusion bateau neckline, 3/4 length sleeves, and beaded lace channel the femininity and glamour of the art deco era. Verina would be an amazing gown for a wedding at a grand estate or perhaps an art gallery.
This past bridal market saw the launch of Astrid & Mercedes; the diffusion line of talented Canadian designer, Lee-Ann Belter. Lovely is the perfect name for this dress, because this dress is just that: lovely! This a-line dress is effortless and fun, with a touch of daring; thanks to its chantilly lace accented ballerina bodice and low back.
Last, but certainly not least, we have Lazaro's '3503', and although we said we weren't picking favorites, this dress certainly makes our top three! Rose-coloured chantilly lace and a sheer corseted bodice create a beautiful silhouette that is flawlessly accented by a decadent jeweled belt at the waist. And, if it wasn't perfect already, the lace mini underlay beneath the sheer lace skirt takes this dress one step further and truly sets it apart from the rest.
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