Most Wanted Wedding Gowns

Calling all fashion mavens: This season's gowns play with color, clean silhouettes and sparkles aplenty! We've gathered the top trends hot off the white carpet.

By: Kayla Hayes

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  • Cascading Tiers

    Cascading Tiers

    Get the party started in a frothy, tiered gown. Sleeveless organza ball- gown with V-neckline and horsehair-trimmed tiers, about $1,050, by Blu Collection by Morilee Madeline Gardner. Headpiece by Jennifer Behr. Earrings by Carolee. Belt by Cheryl King Couture. Ring by Ritani. Bouquet by Takaya Sato for L'Atelier Rouge.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Sheer Illusion

    Sheer Illusion

    The beloved halter gets an upgrade with sheer paneling — pair with a flow-y, ultra-feminine veil for extra style points. Tulle A-line gown with floral appliqués, about $850, by Love by Bonny Bridal. Earrings by Lafonn. Veil by Bel Aire Bridal. Ring by Ritani.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • All-Over Lace

    All-Over Lace

    A figure-flattering mermaid in delicate lace is the perfect marriage of uptown meets downtown. Gown with pearl accents and illusion side insets, about $1,600, by Moonlight Bridal. Headband by Jennifer Ouellette. Earrings by Lafonn. Cake clutch by Kate Spade New York.

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  • Removable Skirt

    Removable Skirt

    Transform a full silhouette into a sleek and sexy gown with a detachable skirt. Lace appliquéd tulle-over-charmeuse gown with off-the-shoulder illusion neckline, about $1,400, and detachable overskirt with beaded belt, about $1,300, by Allure Bridals. Bracelet by Swarovski. Ring by Karl Lagerfeld. Veil by Bel Aire Bridal. Bouquet by Takaya Sato for L'Atelier Rouge.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Luxe Details

    Luxe Details

    Sequins and crystals and pearls — oh my! Take it to the next level with all-over embellishment. Elaborately beaded lace and sequined gown with sweetheart neckline and chapel train, about $2,629, by Kitty Chen. Earrings by Carolee. Clutch by From St Xavier. Engagement ring by Karl Lagerfeld. Bracelet by Amber Sceats.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Clean Lines

    Clean Lines

    A beautifully shaped gown — sans lace, bead- ing or intricate details — is always in style. Crepe dress with halter neckline and an asymmetrical satin inset on the skirt, about $2,225, by Robert Bullock Bride. Headband by Jennifer Ouellette. Bracelet by Stella & Dot. Engagement ring by Karl Lagerfeld. Flowers by Takaya Sato for L'Atelier Rouge.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Plunging Neckline

    Plunging Neckline

    A daring deep-V gown gets a ladylike twist with cap sleeves and sparkling jewelry. Crepe gown with detachable chiffon train and keyhole back, $1,600, by Justin Alexander. Veil and earrings by Bel Aire Bridal. Bracelet by Chloe + Isabel.

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  • Draped Jewelry

    Draped Jewelry

    Up the glam factor with dazzling jeweled accents. Embroidered Venice lace-over-tulle mermaid with a low back covered with strands of pearls and crystals, price upon request, by Kenneth Winston. Hair comb by Bel Aire Bridal. Earrings by Nina. Bracelet by Swarovski.

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  • Full Volume

    Full Volume

    Opt for a classic ballgown — reimagined and redefined with a modern sensibility. Gown with beaded Swarovski crystal bodice and tulle skirt, about $2,350, by Sottero and Midgley. Floral headpiece by Colette Malouf. Earrings by Carolee. Rings by Swarovski. Engagement ring by Ritani. Bouquet by Takaya Sato for L’Atelier Rouge .

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Black & White

    Black & White

    Shake up tradition in a gown that proves oppo- sites do attract. Sheath with black Chantilly lace deep-V bodice and silk satin skirt, about $2,675, by Kelly Faetanini. Headband by Colette Malouf. Bracelet, rings and earrings by Swarovski. Engagement ring by Karl Lagerfeld.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

  • Sheer Side View

    Sheer Side View

    Sheer details in unexpected places give structured gowns a flirty vibe. Satin, mist-colored A-line gown with plunging neckline, side cut-outs and beaded waistline, about $1,190, by David Tutera for Mon Cheri. Earrings by Cristina Sabatini. Rings by Lafonn. Crystal clutch by Nina. Engagement ring by Ritani.

    Photo Credit: Terry Doyle

Most Wanted Wedding Gowns