If you’ve been dreaming of a certain style of dress for as long as you can remember, you might be tempted to choose a wedding date to suit it. And even if you haven’t, for many brides the gown comes top of the priority list when it comes to wedding planning. Whether you’ve set the date yet or not, it’s worth knowing which dresses, designs and fabrics lend themselves best to which seasons, so you can choose a gown that not only looks gorgeous but feels it, too.
Here’s a rundown of some dream dresses for every season to give you some guidance and inspiration as you start the search for your own!
This dress certainly says that spring is on the way! The floating, slender A-line skirt will flutter beautifully in a spring breeze.
Celebrate springtime florals with a floral dress, en vogue this year. The pretty pastel blooms give this traditional gown a fresh twist and will brighten your bridal look.
This elegant, V-neck gown is subtly stunning. The trailing lace embellishments add some country charm, perfect for an understated springtime wedding.
The soft lace overlay on this gown is utterly irresistible. The lightweight fabrics will be worn effortlessly even in the summer heat.
If dancing is top of your wedding reception agenda, a waterfall dress might be your perfect partner. The tea-length front gives you plenty of room to twirl or two-step, while the sweeping floor-length back provides all the bridal drama you love.
Show off at your summer wedding in a figure-hugging fit and flair gown like this one!
Channel all-things autumn by opting for a non-white gown – peach, champagne and ivory tones all work well to capture a sense of autumnal glow.
As the seasons change, you might wish to wrap up a little more. Do it in style with a heavier fabric choice for the skirt, softened by the lace puddle train, and pretty lace sleeves.
Capped shoulders are also fitting for autumn weddings. The thicker lace bodice complements the season, while the whimsical layered skirt adds a touch of magic.
Adding sleeves can make all the difference when it comes to keeping warm on your wedding day, and the dainty lace on this dress looks absolutely beautiful! The heavier material of the skirt is elegant and warm.
Billowing layers of floaty fabric add a whimsical softness to your winter wedding look (and keep your legs warm!).
Glitzy silver and crystal embellishments come into their own in wintertime, adding the wow-factor to any white wedding.
If you’ve been inspired by these dresses for every season, you’ll love our tips for choosing a wedding dress to flatter your figure!