Dressed to Impress: 7 Modern Wedding Looks We're Loving

From: Winter 2016-2017 edition

1. (above) Modern Traditionalist

Edgy details counter the classic silhouette of Rosa Clará’s “Neon” dress. Flaunting a V-neck front and V-neck back, the raw gazar gown also sports pockets and frosted beading motifs. A bow-tied belt flatters the waist while exposed arms show some skin. Price upon request, from designerloftnyc.com.

2. Party Streamer

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Evoking an airy aura, the “Hettie” dress with bateau neckline by Temperley London Bridal is irrefutably romantic. The figure-flattering gown’s full-length cape gives the illusion of streamer sleeves as it effortlessly floats across the floor. Pair with the Ionie hair comb for sparkle. $7,350, through a bridal representative at +44 207 229 7957.

3. Baby Got Back

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A sweeping train, cutout back and tulle skirt godets take this modified A-line Jim Hjelm gown from simply stunning to over-the-top gorgeous. The front features a curved V neckline and crystal-trim waist detailing. Price upon request, from the JLM Couture Flagship Salon in West Hollywood.

4. Hot Pants

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For the trendy bride who doesn’t want a dress, look no further than “The Province” two-piece set by Lela Rose. A shimmery, bow-back strapless top pairs with high-waisted trousers that elongate any frame. $1,995 (top), $1,295 (pants), from Jin Wang bridal atelier in San Francisco.

5. Petal Pusher

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Oscar de la Renta’s ivory guipure lace column gown boasts elegant embroidery and tantalizing texture. Remove the floral lace caraco top with silk petal accents and satin ribbon tie for a revealing reception look. $10,980, from Oscar de la Renta Melrose in Los Angeles.

6. Cut It Out

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This white macramé lace and mikado gown by Angel Sanchez is sporty yet feminine. A high-waisted skirt counters the high-necked halter top with skin-baring racer back. $9,640, from A Bride by Samantha in Los Angeles.

7. Skirt the Rules

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Strut down the aisle in style, courtesy of Monique Lhuillier’s “Beaumont” dress with cascading high-low skirt. The sleeveless silk Chantilly lace ball gown also features a breathtaking floral-embroidered illusion neckline. $8,990, from the Monique Lhuillier Bridal Boutique in Los Angeles.