Wedding Dress Trends, Autumn 2017

Syria, Trump and Brexit aside (shocking state of affairs), what better subject to focus our attentions on in our first post of the New Year! Wedding dress trends for autumn 2017: in a nutshell, think classical silhouettes with a contemporary twist.

We begin with a very swift review of the most prominent styles and trends we can expect to see this year. And conclude with a review of some of the most eye-catching and breath-taking bridal dresses that will be adorning you bold, brave and beautiful brides! Behold!

Marchesa, Fall 2017 Collection

 Marchesa, Fall 2017 Collection

Top trends, in no particular order:

  • Contrasting materials
  • Ruffles and tiers - in a variety of styles
  • Sculptured shoulders and silhouettes - off and cut out shoulder
  • Elaborate 3D floral detailing
  • High necklines
  • Exposed backs
  • 1920's/Grace Kelly/princess stylee
  • Lots of lace - as always
  • Breezy silhouettes
  • Long, luxurious sleeves - billowing and bell
  • Tea length dresses
  • Blush pink/rose
  • Canary yellow
  • Minimalism - simple, subtle silhouettes
  • Dramatic trains, capes and caplets
  • Over the knee boots
  • Jump suits with trains
  • Crop tops
  • Lace-up dresses
  • Slits
  • Bows
  • Feather accents
  • Tulle
  • Silver, crystal and mirror embellishments

Featured Links

Ines Di Santo | Viktor and Rolf | Naeem Khan | Vera Wang | Romona Keveza | Victoria Kyriakides | Marchesa | Yolan Cris | Carolina Herrera | Lazaro | Elizabeth Filmore

Viktor and Rolf Bridal Dress, 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal Dress, 2017


Naeem Khan, Emilia

Naeem Khan, Emilia

Vera Wang, Raffaela

Vera Wang, Raffaela

Romona Keveza Bridal, 2017

Romona Keveza Bridal, 2017

Victoria Kyriakides, Autumn 2017

Victoria Kyriakides, Autumn 2017

Viktor and Rolf, Autumn 2017

Viktor and Rolf, Autumn 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal

Viktor and Rolf Bridal

Vera Wang, Geltrude

Vera Wang, Geltrude

Marchesa, 2017 Collection

Marchesa, 2017 Collection

Naeem Khan, Pompei

Naeem Khan, Pompei

Viktor and Rolf, Fall 2017

Viktor and Rolf, Fall 2017

Yolan Cris, Autumn 2017

Yolan Cris, Autumn 2017

Carolina Herrera, 2017

Carolina Herrera, 2017

Lazaro 2017

Lazaro 2017

Vera Wang, Viviana

Vera Wang, Viviana

Vera Wang, Juliette

Vera Wang, Juliette

Elizabeth Fillmore, 2017

Elizabeth Fillmore, 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal, 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal, 2017

Marchesa, Fall 2017 Collection

Marchesa, Fall 2017 Collection

Ines di Santo, Fall 2017

Ines di Santo, Fall 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal, Fall 2017

Viktor and Rolf Bridal, Fall 2017