Recent Trends in Wedding Dress/Gown


Every bride wants that when she walks down that aisle, all the eyes must be on her. So she will always want to select a wedding gown/dress that makes everyone in the guests and even her fiancé to have a startled look on her. The key to finding a beautiful wedding dress is to select a gown that perfectly fits your body shape and gives you a perfect look. So, purchasing a wedding dress is one of the most important decisions in the life of a woman who is getting married.

The bride not only wants to look beautiful but also to achieve this look without losing big chunk of money. But every bride knows different types of wedding dresses are available out there and which makes it hard to select the best one for her. So, let’s discuss the various types of wedding dress which are very popular and created a new trend:-

A-Line or Princess

The A-line dress is a wonderful dress which fits around the bodice and it flows out to the ground giving it a perfect look. It can be made from free flowing silk or from heavier fabric like satin and its length can range from above the knee to full length that flows into a large cup size shape. The A-line dress also has version which is known as princess cut, which is made with clean lines by using the vertical panels that run from the neck to the edge.


The empire dress is very unique kind of dress which is raised from the waistline and goes below the bust and the rest of the dress flows down perfectly. This type of dress usually has varying sleeve lengths which can be longer bell sleeves to sleeveless along with a skirt which flows down to the body. It is made from lighter fabrics, which makes it very relaxing and cosy.



The column dress has a narrow shape that flows straight down from the top to the bottom in a free flow manner. It is known as sheath also because it perfectly shapes the body and shows all the curves in a remarkable way. It is a moulded dress made of heavier fabrics such as damask or silk.

Ball Gown

This type of dress is perfect for big traditional weddings and it has a fitted bodice and full skirt which can be one piece or in a separate manner. It can be made from satin to chiffon for the top and layers of taffeta on the bottom to create a floating outcome. It is perfect for a bride having an hourglass shape.


This type of dress is very famous because it highlights a woman’s curves in a remarkable way. The mermaid wedding dress is a fishtail dress which skims down the body and shapes the figure until it reaches the knees where it flares outwards giving it a wonderful look. This dress is a good option and has become more popular over the last couple of years. This dress style comes in various versions from strapless to halter and is a bit of variation from the tradition.

So, these types of dresses are making news all across the globe and hope this post will help all the brides to select the perfect wedding dress which suits their body type and occasion.