Wedding Wednesday - Alternative Wedding Dresses ♥

This week I thought I'd bring you some ideas for alternative wedding dresses in terms of style, colour and length. My dress is ivory but I did toy with the idea of a blush pink dress as they're so romantic and pretty. I love seeing brides throwing tradition out the window and wearing something a little different. It's certainly more memorable and enables the bride to really express and be 'herself' rather than feeling as though she is 'dressing up' in a traditional wedding dress. Here are some lovely dresses that I found on pinterest - enjoy!

- Something Blue -

Have your dress as your 'something blue' - this dress is so beautiful and intricately beaded and embellished. The crystal headdress makes the outfit more bridal. Stunning!

- Blushing Bride -

I adore this dress! The soft blush pink colour is so romantic and the cut of the dress is really striking, especially with the zig zag pattern on the skirt.

- Polka Dot -

How cute is this photo? And how cute is this dress! I absolutely love the colour combo and the coordinating t-bar shoes. Goes to show that pattern can work for bridal dresses! Especially when worn with simple hair and make up.

- Mrs Mini -

A dress in the traditional ivory, but with a very modern mini skirt length! I love the full, layered leaf shape parts of the skirt. It's very chic and avoids showing too much skin with the high neckline and long sleeves. Love. it.

- Lady in Red - 

If you're a colour lover then go all out in bright ruby red! Red looks especially nice on 1950s style dresses with full skirts and tutus underneath! Vivid and vampy!

- Gold Rush - 

This shimmering gold and silver sequinned dress has total wow factor and is a lovely alternative bridal dress. This look is great for a 1920s themed wedding, perhaps with flapper style bridesmaids!

-Prom Queen -

Be a Prom Queen for the day and wear a frou frou frock in candy pink for a sweet, playful look. This dress is so much fun and would be great for a pastel theme wedding with lots of ice cream colours!

Which is your favourite? Would you wear a non-traditional wedding dress?


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  1. I love that pale blue one! I was quite tempted to go for a 1950s style dress with lots of petticoats at one point :)

    1. petticoats are so pretty! especially on 1950s dresses :) x

  2. great post! would you like to follow eachother?

  3. I love the blush pink dress dress, think I will definately wear non traditional.....when that time comes! Xx

  4. The blush pink dress is my favorite. It's so pretty! xoxo

  5. The polkadot one is STUNNING! Perfectly non traditional but still gorgeous. Sadly it wouldn't suit my body shape at all but *sigh* one can always dream! I think I would be more suited to a '50s style dress which is nipped in at the waist.
    I think more people need to consider non-traditional dresses - what better way to really show off your personality?!
    K x

  6. These are so gorgeous! I'm 99% sure that if I get married someday I will go the non-traditional route for my dress. I particularly love the sequins and the lace dresses here!

    Ladyface Blog


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