Sensuality & statement... The heart of wedding dress trends for 2021

2021’s wedding dress trends offer fresh elements that highlight the sensuality of a bride, with a focus on statement sleeves, subtle sparkle, and soft skirts. Certain trends have been shaped and influenced by the events of 2020, and exhibit clean and uncomplicated gowns with statement details for simpler affairs, while bolder styles are represented by Maxilimalist design details.

sleek and subtle trains

The rise in ‘minimonies’ since 2020 has created a need for simpler wedding gowns, without forsaking statement and style. If your dream day is a smaller and intimate affair, look out for styles that have short or minimal trains, with gorgeous details on the skirt and bodice that grab attention

maximalist details

Considered a ‘loud’ style, maximalist details defy the traditional with its diverse patterns, unconventional layering, and mixed use of textures- making this a great choose for bold brides. Excessive horsehair skirts, puff sleeves, subtly sparkled embellishing, and beautifully contrasted layering of lace and 3D appliques ensure that this bridal vision won’t be forgotten!

sheath silhouettes

The Sheath wedding dress silhouette is a great option for the intimate and uncomplicated bride, and offers a simpler style with stand out details! Beautifully clean cuts are complemented by statement detailing, such as lace cut-outs and bold beading, as well as modern accents like statement sleeves and layering.

bridal capes & overskirts

The traditional veil moves aside for this latest 2021 wedding dress trend- the bridal cape, and overskirt! These soft and ethereal pieces add sophistication and statement, without ‘overcomplicating’ your bridal look- making them a wonderful alternative to the veil! Plus, most of the overskirts and capes are detachable, giving you two gorgeous looks to play with!

statement sleeves

Look out for more detail on sleeves than ever before! One of the biggest 2021 wedding dress trends, look out for a variety of stunning sleeve options- whether you’re looking for short or long, fitted or voluminous, off-shoulder or wrapped- there is a statement sleeve for your dream day!

applique lace

2021 brings a fresh look to lace, with a less vintage feel and a more modern style. Paired beautifully with clean and simple silhouettes and materials, look out for sheer lace cut-outs, tapestry inserts, and illusion details.

romantic ballgowns

The ever-popular ballgown wedding dress get a make-over in 2021! Expect to see more voluminous skirts in lighter, floatier fabrics, as well as a higher-waisted cut. Look out for intimate bodices with sheer detailing and barely-there embellishments for a sexy and romantic twist on this classic style

detailed back and bow statements

Let your exit be as impressive as your entrance, with open-back details that declare WOW factor. Whether a statement bow, or delicate layering over sun-kissed skin, look out for details that add intrigue and interest to your overall bridal vision.

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