The Wedding Dress: White or not to White
It is traditional in many cultures to wear a white wedding dress. Surprise! Okay, so that isn’t a big shocker. For the most part it has to do with representing purity or in some cultures, virginity. Either way when someone says wedding dress, people think white. Wedding dresses have grown in styles, but the traditional white is still the most dominant and breaking the trend of the white wedding dress is often the most statement making veer from tradition. So if you run in a more traditional crowed – grandpa will have a heart attack if you walk down the aisle in a gorgeous ruby gown – be prepared for possible back lash. However, for those wanting a unique wedding dress, this can be one of the funnest wedding traditions to break
Really this could be any bold color, but jeweled tones are one hundred percent on trend this year. A jewel toned wedding dress would be keeping with top trends, but also be a huge step out of tradition! The key to still keeping the bridal look will be in all the styling. Imagine this unique wedding dress with an emerald lace veil and a bouquet of all white flowers. Can you say show stopper?
A black wedding dress is most definitely not just for the goth bride. It actually creates a really vintage look, reminiscent of the 1800s and silhouettes.
Blush wedding gowns aren’t exactly new, but they are gorgeous! This alternative to the classic white keeps the same tone as the traditional wedding gown without falling completely in line. It is great when you really want the lace detail to pop!
Dip Dyed wedding dresses have made their way to front and center in 2017. This is a traditional gown with a twist ranging from something simple like what is pictured here, to a full ombre or blend of colors. This is a great option for that traditional bride that wants to break tradition and end up with a truly unique wedding dress!
A Unique Wedding Dress Print
How gorgeous is this dress? Some might not think this would be “bridal enough”, but it is unmistakably a princess moment. Imagine this with a gorgeous veil and the bridal look is unmistakable.
A See Through Wedding Dress
This unique wedding dress may be white but it definitely isn’t traditional. Really, the fact that it is white is not going to be the first thing noticed when you arrive in this beautiful and sexy wedding dress. It almost looks as if the lace is a part of her, rather than something she is wearing.