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2016 Bridal Gown Trends

Bridal gowns continue to be all about the glamour! From gorgeous details to lace halters and dramatic backs, let the latest trends in bridal gowns sweep you off your feet. Combine one - or all - to get a stunning, jaw dropping look on your wedding day.
 
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Bridal Gown Trend #1: Details, Details, Details

The phrase “it’s all in the details” definitely applies to 2016 bridal gowns! Designers are not holding back with gorgeous embroidered detailing, crystal beading, lace overlay and pearls.
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Details
Water Lily by Casablanca: lace overlay on this strapless, fit and flare bridal gown with delicate train is one of our favorites for 2016.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Details
Justin Alexander Style #8846: exquisite bead work on sleeves leads to a gorgeously designed symmetric beaded back.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Mori Lee #2803
Mori Lee #2803: crystal beading, alencon lace applicques add shimmer to this fit and flare bridal gown.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Allure Bridals #8800
Allure Bridals #8800: charmeuse slip with a lace appliqué overlay with embroidery and crystals.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Maggie Sottero Miela
Maggie Sottero Miela: crystals, pearls and beading atop tulle fabric gives this bridal gown a sexy, modern feel.
 

Wedding Gown Trend #2: Flowing Lengths

With many couples turning to romantic styled ceremony locations and reception sites, it's no surprise that the bridal gowns are just as romantic. Layers of tulle, yards of chiffon - perfect for bridal gowns with flowing lengths.
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Gardenia by Casablanca
Gardenia by Casablanca: the name says it all! This flowing a-line dress made of tulle fabric is cinched just above the natural waistline – creating a beautiful cascading movement for the walk down the aisle or spin on the dance floor.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Jason Alexander #8847
Justin Alexander #8847: this flowing bridal gown has a tulle skirt in sorbet/silver. A romantic style!
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Mori Lee #2824
Mori Lee #2824: crystal beaded embroidered gown cinches at waist with ribbon beaded belt to create a flowing organza bottom.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Allure Bridals #9162
Allure Bridals #9162: beaded top leads to a gauzy tulle skirt - an effortless style
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Maggie Sottero Patience Marie
Maggie Sottero Patience Marie: sheath dress made of tulle drapes to the floor
 

Wedding Gown Trend #3: Dramatic Backs

This trend continues to be a beautiful style for today’s bride. Open, low v-neck back or an illusion back with exquisite detailing are both dramatic ways to make an entrance (or exit) on your wedding day.
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Aster by Casablanca
Aster by Casablanca: this gown combines a low illusion back with sparkling beaded detailing that continues down the fit and flare skirt.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Pronovias Vintage
Pronovias Vintage:  thread and jeweled embroidered back illusion gown. 
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: AF Couture 1321
AF Couture 1321: this bridal gown does not bare it all, but has a dramatic effect as some that do! Embroidered lace appliqués and Swarovski crystals line the back of this stunning dress.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Allure Bridals #9252
Allure Bridals #9252: beautiful illusion back and side with beaded detailing that travels down to hips and towards the front.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Maggie Sottero Riviera
Maggie Sottero Riviera: sheath dress in tulle and satin has a bateau neckline with sheer illusion back featuring  Swarovski crystal lace appliqués

More Gowns with Dramatic Backs >

 

Wedding Gown Trend #4: Fit & Flare Silhouette

Get glam with a style that hugs your body - showing off all your curves! The Fit and Flare dress is exactly that - fits at the top, then flares out for an old hollywood glam look.
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Freesea by Casablanca
Freesea by Casablanca: this criss-cross design leads to a tulle skirt and features a ribbon detachable sash to add contrast and bling.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Jason Alexander #8811
Justin Alexander #8811: all over Chantilly lace fit and flare dress has a gorgeous detailed back. 
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Mori Lee #2807
Mori Lee #2807: beautiful beaded straps with delicated beaded alencon lace fit and flare bridal gown .
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Maggie Sotero Carney
Maggie Sottero Carney: pearls and beading cover the plunging bodice and fit and flare skirt.

More Fit & Flare Bridal Gowns >

 

Wedding Gown Trend #5: Halter Neckline

Dramatic backs pair well with the halter style gown. Gorgeous high neckline halter in front, that opens up to a dramatic, gorgeous bare back.
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: Casablanca Camellia
Casablanca Camellia: the beautiful beadwork on the front leads to an open back of sparkling beads. Buttons also trail all the way down to the train.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: AF Couture #1301
AF Couture #1345: chantilly and Venice lace halter top leads to an open back
 
2016 Bridal Gowns: Maggie Sottero Blaise
Maggie Sottero Blaise: illusion halter neckline with dramatic open back.
 
2016 Bridal Gown Trends: AF Couture #1301
AF Couture #1301: beaded and embroidered illusion bodice in front leads to a button down halter beaded and embroidered design on back.
 

More 2016 Bridal Gowns >
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