No matter what your size, there’s a wedding dress out there for every bride-to-be. Which is why we’ve rounded up the best plus size wedding dresses for 2019 designed to flatter your figure and celebrate those curves.

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses
3151, Julietta by Mori Lee

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses for 2019

Gone are the days where plus size wedding dresses weren’t even manufactured, let alone stocked – these days bridal designers are wising up to the fact that not every bride is a size 8 and as a result, are creating beautiful flattering dresses for sizes 18 and over. There’s never been a better time to be a plus size bride…

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses for 2019 Curvissa bridal range
Curvissa Lace Sleeve Dress, £140 Curvissa Embroidered Bridal Dress, £120

Curvissa has just launched their first ever plus-size bridal collection. On sale from the 16 March 2019, the newest range from Curvissa is a stunning Bridal capsule collection which consists of beautiful wedding dresses, bridal accessories and shoes.

Designed with high quality fabrics and figure flattering shapes in mind, the collection covers sizes 14-32 and aims to help new brides feel body confident on their special day.

curvissa first bridal collection best plus size wedding dresses

The plus size wedding dress range is the first bridal collection from Curvissa, which will welcome additional wedding designs in the upcoming summer months.

Plus Size Wedding Dresses

Some of our very favourite names in the bridal industry have increased their range of sizes so that larger ladies can rock their stunning designs: Alfred Angelo, Maggie Sottero and True Bride all cater for plus-size brides, with UK sizes going up to 30, 32 and 36 respectively.

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses Sonsie plus size wedding dress with straps
Sonsie, veromia.co.uk

Designers like Jason Jennings, the genius behind the multi-award winning Sonsie collection from Veromia, know exactly how to cut a gown to fit and flatter your body best.

Jason felt that most dresses for curvy girls were uninspiring, so in 2009 he created Sonsie – the internal corsetry and fantastic fit gives plus-size brides sleeker silhouettes and added support.

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses
Allegra, Wtoo Curve by Watters

There are loads of other show-stopping plus size wedding dresses to choose from, no matter what style of dress you’re looking for.

If you’re a girly girl looking for a true princess dress, then check out the fabulous Julietta range from Mori Lee – the brand’s signature sparkling embellishment is perfect for highlighting your best assets.

We also love the romantic designs and ballgown shapes in the Wtoo Curve collection for Watters, and the delicate lace dresses at Callista.

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses
W342F, Woman by Allure

Are you a fashionista bride who doesn’t want to sacrifice her style? Take a look at the stunning gowns in the Woman collection for Allure Bridal – their fashion-forward designs are cut beautifully to highlight an hourglass figure and make you feel fantastic!

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses
3370, Femme by Kenneth Winston

We also love the collections at Sincerity Plus and Benjamin Roberts’ Gorgeous With Curves.

Best Plus Size Wedding Dresses
4560, Sincerity Plus

Tips for Plus Size Wedding Dress Shopping

  1. Choose your fabric wisely. Chiffons will skim over lumps and bumps, while heavier satins and taffetas can be ruched for a flattering effect.
  2. Use what you’ve got! The brilliant structuring of dedicated plus-size gowns means you can really work that hourglass shape – don’t be scared of curve-hugging silhouettes like the mermaid!
  3. Think about clever accessories. A well-positioned sash and brooch will draw the eye to the smallest part of your body, and will help to balance out your top and bottom halves.
  4. Speak up! Don’t be afraid to end the appointment if you feel that you’re not being treated well – you deserve to feel fantastic during your wedding dress shopping!

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