6 fresh wedding gown trends with sleek silhouettes, simple touches
Meghan Markle’s influence is being felt in the latest dress designs.
Meghan Markle’s influence extends far beyond the tabloid headlines. Embellished gowns and fitted lace always have a place, but the freshest bridal fashions are unadorned dresses with sleek silhouettes.
1. Crop Tops
Campbell top, $250, and skirt, $550, by Tadashi Shoji, at BHLDN at Anthropologie, Chestnut Hill Square, Chestnut Hill, 617-527-3081, bhldn.com
2. Party Frocks
Tiered dress by White by Vera Wang, $398 at David’s Bridal, Sherwood Plaza, Natick, 508-655-6464, and University Station, Westwood, 781-251-9100; davidsbridal.com
3. Square Necklines
Colette gown by Alexandra Grecco, $2,700 at Ceremony, 53 River Street, Boston, 857-277-1669, ceremony-boston.com
4. Detached Sleeves
Gypsy gown, $4,280, and sleeves, $600, by Jane Hill, at Everthine Bride, 34 Church Street, Burlington, Vermont, 802-399-2630, and 91 Wall Street, Madison, Connecticut, 203-421-6222; shopeverthine.com
5. The Markle Effect
A-line gown with shoulder pleats by Justin Alexander, $2,520 at Mariella Creations, 2192 Silas Deane Highway, Rocky Hill, Connecticut, 860-529-8558, mariellacreations.com
6. Lace Jumpsuits
Milan jumpsuit, $1,298, and detachable overskirt, $336, by Maggie Sottero, at Blushing Bride, 215 Newbury Street, Peabody, 978-535-4141, blushingbride.me