Strappy and sophisticated with a plunging back and sweetheart neck this crepe dress features a darted structured bodice that gives way to a flowing maxi skirt. A front slit brings a touch of drama. Only available at BHLDN
Every bride breathes in a deep sigh of relief on her wedding day. It may not go smoothly, and that's fine. But between now and then, getting the wedding prepared is a bit of a marathon, and it can't hurt to be physically fit. Sure, there's a lot of pressure on brides to look as good as possible in that wedding gown, and many women find themselves "shedding for the wedding." Whether you're looking to drop a few pounds, simply want to stay toned or are trying to tame your inner Bridezilla with some stress-relieving yoga, we've found 20 high-tech performance leggings to wear in your pursuit of health and happiness. They'll keep you comfy and dry as you work toward your goal, and most importantly, you'll look and feel fabulous on your special day.
More and more brides are taking the leap and opting to wear a white jumpsuit on their wedding day. The chic look has been championed by celebrity brides including Solange Knowles, in her marriage to video producer Alan Ferguson, and human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, who, of course, is married to actor George Clooney.
Knowles actually wore three different jumpsuits by French designer Stéphane Rolland during her wedding weekend, beginning with a sexy ivory-toned version she wore while biking to the ceremony at New Orleans' Marigny Opera House. By the wedding's end, she was dancing in the streets to a brass band while wearing her third jumpsuit, with a plunging neckline.
For the Italian civil ceremony that preceded her wedding, Amal Clooney wore what looked like a white jumpsuit, but was actually belted separates, by Stella McCartney. Clooney, who is friends with McCartney, has also worn a one-shoulder jumpsuit with crochet lace and cropped legs by the British designer, as well as a lace burgundy jumpsuit by Giambattista Valli.
A white bridal jumpsuit is a chic dress alternative that is perfect for the style-savvy bride. As Clooney did, the bride can wear a white jumpsuit to her civil wedding for an unexpected look that is destined to impress. She can also wear a jumpsuit to the wedding ceremony to create a memorable look. As another option, she could wear a jumpsuit to her wedding reception, because this wedding-dress alternative is perfect for hitting the dance floor. Freedom is the vibe of a bridal jumpsuit, and we love it.
There are a few go-to retailers brides can always count on for stylish fashion finds, especially BHLDN and David's Bridal. With offerings ranging from dresses and shoes to lingerie and even decor, these two stores have literally got you (and your bridal party) covered from head to toe. If you're in the throes of wedding planning and haven't completed your bridal look yet, don't stress. Thanks to Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales on the horizon, there's a pretty good chance you'll be able to score a deal on the wedding dress (or accessory, etc.) of your dreams at these bridal destinations. Last year, BHLDN featured up to 70% off select styles, including gowns starting at $500, bridesmaids and party dresses starting at $100, and accessories starting at $30. Oh, and brides-to-be scored free shipping on their orders. David's Bridal had select shoes and accessories up for grabs from $4.99 to $29.99, 50% off select wedding dresses, $29.95 robes, $99 Donna Morgan bridesmaids dresses, and $299 select Truly Zac Posen wedding dresses. On Cyber Monday and Tuesday, they also gave shoppers 20% off online orders. Suffice it to say, we think this bodes well for 2018 deals. Ahead, we're highlighting our favorite dresses, shoes and accessories on offer from David's Bridal and BHLDN, so get ready to swoon — and then keep an eye out for Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals. These stunning picks could just be among them.
Celebrating one's nuptials by the sea provides ample opportunity to choose from an array of effortlessly chic bridal gowns. Luckily, there are nearly as many alternatives to the traditional ball gown as there are grains of sands on the beach. More casual beach wedding dresses make use of sheer panels, openwork lace and ruffles. Simple beach wedding dresses include those with midi lengths that feel easygoing, yet sophisticated. Boho wedding dresses are another choice: romantic and dreamy like a tropical island. Meanwhile, short beach wedding dresses feel cheerily free-spirited while providing wedding-friendly frills.
Look for lightweight materials for your beachfront or destination wedding dress. Silk, cotton blends, crochet, chiffon and lace make for breezy beach dresses. While not explicitly bridal, many white or ivory cocktail dresses will work wonders in a beach wedding, plus they can be worn afterward on the honeymoon. Below, check out 15 alternatives to the heavily embellished wedding gown that instead are easy, breezy and downright gorgeous. Post-wedding, you can relax poolside, confident you were a thoroughly beachy bride.
Every bride dreams of a perfect wedding, so preparing yourself for any potential hiccups that may come your way is always a great idea. Make yourself a bridal emergency kit full of "just in case" necessities that can get you one step closer to the wedding you've always fantasized about.
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Badgley Mischka Woman One-shoulder Ruffle-trimmed Sequined Tulle Gown Ivory - One-shoulder Tulle Sequins Dry clean. Imported Satin... trims Ruffled trims Concealed zip fastening along side. 100% Nylon. read more
Paladini Couture Jersey Intarsio Judy Long Gown - Paladini: Couture Collection – Luxury is no longer a fantasy for special occasio...ns, but a daily privilege that enhances the femininity of every woman. The Gianantonio Paladini collections draw... read more
Nicole Miller Devyn Lace Bridal Gown (ivory) Women's Dress - From the walk down to the aisle to the final dance of the night make ...every moment memorable in this matchless Nicole Miller bridal gown. Sophisticated sleeveless gown is fabricated from a... read more
French Connection Cari Sparkle Maxi Wedding Dress - The Cari Sparkle takes its inspiration from classic bohemian style. The floor ...length gown has a lofty, fluid shape with a full skirt which creates plenty of movement. The voluminous balloon sleeves... read more
Dress the Population Fiona Sequined Dress - Dress the population fiona sequined dress.
Fuzzi Dress - Stretch fabric dress. Black and white floral pattern. Composition: 100% polyamide. Made in italy. Model size: m.
MSGM Short Dress - Lace, solid color, v-neckline, sleeveless, ruches, no pockets, lined interior, rear closure, zip closure, stret...ch, dress. 95% Cotton, 5% Polyester. read more
Pinko Dress - 3/4 sleeves short dress, lace inserts at the neckline and at the sleeves, zip closure back, decoration velvet bow ba...ck. Made in: Romania. Material:100% polyester. read more
Tory Burch Christie Dress | 100 | Other Dresses - The graphic bands on our Christie Dress are inspired by legendary designer David... Hicks — geometrics were one of his signatures. Made from silk georgette, the strapless gown has a high waist, delicate... read more
Anjuna Long Dress - Lace, leather applications, solid color, round collar, long sleeves, no pockets, no fastening, contains non-te...xtile parts of animal origin, dress. 40% Cotton, 40% Polyamide, 20% Polyester, Soft Leather. read more
Pinko Dress - Terms New: with label Clothing Type dress main Color white season Spring / Summer Made In Italy Gender Woman Size: I...T Composition polyester : 100%. read more
Pinko Dress - Terms New: with label Clothing Type Taglieur main Color white season Spring / Summer Made In Italy Gender Woman Size...: IT Composition polyester : 100%. read more
Charo Ruiz Imagen Dress - Fabric: Voile / lace. Sheer lace panels. Side slits. Crisscross lace-up back. Cover-up dress. A-line sil...houette. Maxi dress cut. V neck. Sleeveless. Hidden zip at back. Snap at back. Open back. Shell: 90% cotton/10% polyester.... read more
Reformation Jacinta Dress - Something to show off your calves. This is a fully smocked dress with puff sleeves and a straight neck...line. read more
Halston Long Dress - Cady. No appliqués. Basic solid color. Round collar. Sleeveless. No pockets. Dual side vents. No fastening. D...ress. 75% Triacetate, 25% Polyester. read more
ADEAM Long Dress - Crepe, geometric design, short sleeves, round collar, fully lined, flared style. 100% Polyester.
Marni Short Dress - Cady, no appliqués, basic solid color, round collar, 3/4 length sleeves, no pockets, dual side vents, side clo...sure, zip, trapeze style, large sized. 58% Viscose, 42% Acetate. read more
Nicholas Midi Dress - Color/pattern: white Approximately 40in from shoulder to hem Measurement was taken from a size 8 and may var...y slightly by size Model is 5ft 10in Design details: off-the-shoulder lace design front wrap detail at skirt Center back... read more
Alexis Wrap Dress - Color/pattern: off white. Approximately 35in from shoulder to hem. Measurement was taken from a size medium an...d may vary slightly by size. Model is 5ft 10in. Design details: tiered ruffle skirt, tie-sash at waist. Button and... read more
Marni Short Dress - Plain weave. No appliqués. Solid color. Round collar. Short sleeves. Multipockets. Unlined. No fastening. Trap...eze style. Large sized. 77% Cotton, 23% Linen. read more
Assel Nassar Dress - Multicolour silk Nassar dress from Assel. Material:Silk.
Jacquemus Short Dress - Lace, plain weave, frills, solid color, square neckline, sleeveless, no pockets, unlined, no fastening, fl...ared style. 100% Cotton, Viscose, Polyester. read more
Parker Kristie Dress - Self & lining: 100% polycontrast: 100% silk. Dry clean only. Fully lined. Tiered ruffle overlay. Adjustable... shoulder straps. Hidden back zipper closure. read more
Sea Striped Dress - Blue and white cotton striped dress from Sea. Material:Cotton.
Prada Short Dress - Contains non-textile parts of animal origin, plain weave, basic solid colour, classic neckline, long sleeves, ...no appliqués, multipockets, unlined, front closure, button closing, stretch, shirt dress. 78% Cotton, 19% Polyamide, 3%... read more
Saloni Long Dress - Crepe. Embroidered detailing. Multicolor Pattern. V-neck. Short sleeves. No pockets. Unlined. No fastening. 2-...piece set. Dress. 100% Silk. read more