When it comes to choosing a wedding dress for a seaside celebration, you don’t want cumbersome trains, voluminous skirts that will weigh you down or fussy details.
Instead, we’ve rounded up our favourite beach-worthy styles that will make that walk down the sandy aisle a breeze.

femalebrides13031458861. Feather-light layers and intricate lace makes this the perfect dress for a romantic celebration. Adorn your tresses with vibrant tropical blooms like we’ve done here, or go
simple and chic with loose flowing locks.

Lace and charmeuse dress with embroidered sash, Olive Suite Bridal.


2-2369772. This Divine Couture gown proves that ruffles aren’t just for the girly brides, with a sculptural vibe and unfinished edges that gives it a contemporary feel.

Strapless mermaid gown with chiffon ruffles and a crystal-encrusted belt, Divine Couture.


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3. The grecian style is pretty much the go-to gown for beach or resort weddings, but we love how this Temperley London sheath skims the figure perfectly and the pretty
floral applique that gives it a romantic twist.

Temperley London sleeveless sheath dress with a cowl neckline and floral applique, The Prelude Bridal.


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4. Want to flaunt that post-workout figure? Go for a bias-cut gown which clings to the figure more due to the way the fabric is cut, like this minimalist chic Amanda Wakeley creation.

Amanda Wakely silk satin bias-cut sheath with crystal embellishments, from The Prelude Bridal.

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5. If you’ve already had your heart set on a ballgown, consider one with light layers – fabrics like tulle or chiffon are fabulous – and less embellishments.

Bustier ballgown with lace bodice and sheer layered skirt, Dang Bridal.