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Planning a destination wedding is exciting, especially when it comes to choosing the look of your wedding. Whether you’re getting married on the white sands of a tropical beach or in the expansive gardens of a grand castle, you’ll need to find the perfect dress to suit your bridal style as well as your wedding destination.
Regardless of your wedding location, whether overseas or within the country, it is important to choose a dress that best suits the climate and location of the wedding. If you tie the knot with your toes in the sand, opt for relaxed silhouettes made from breathable fabrics like linen and cotton. Short dresses and bridal partings are also ideal for seaside nuptials and warm weather weddings. For brides planning a more formal affair, elegant slip dresses and light ball gowns are always a sophisticated choice.
From relaxed cotton mini dresses to romantic ball gowns, we’ve rounded up the best destination wedding dresses for every style and budget.
Planning a destination wedding? We’ve answered three common questions brides have when shopping for a destination wedding dress.
- What are the best wedding dresses for a beach wedding? If your wedding is on the beach, you should consider dresses made from lightweight fabrics like cotton and linen, as well as light lace. Short wedding dresses are also stylish and practical for seaside nuptials.
- Should a destination wedding dress be casual? Definitely not! Destination wedding dresses come in a wide array of styles, from casual evening dresses to lace prom dresses. Just keep in mind that some silhouettes and fabrics can be too heavy and uncomfortable for a beach wedding.
- What are the best bridal shoes for a destination wedding? For beach and garden weddings, opt for sand and grass-friendly shoes like flats, sneakers and sandals.