Top 6 Wedding Dress Trends of 2023
For most people, the new year involves resolutions, getting back to the gym, and recovering from the holidays. For brides-to-be, the new year means getting a jump on 2023 wedding trends. 2023 is bringing new wedding dress trends that will be completely new and different for the wedding season. From new heights to exciting, unique embellishments, 2023 has some new style ideas for brides to consider. Here are 6 trends brides will be seeing this year.
Wedding Dress Trend: Transparency
Transparency is on trend for fabrics. The movement that will be seen the most in 2023 is sheer fabrics. Brides can use sheer fabrics in a variety of ways to create different looks. Layered, gathered, cloud-like sleeves, tulle, fine netting, and lace can all work transparent materials into an exciting look for your wedding. Asheville’s own Wildflower Bridal has the perfect gown for utilizing this trend. The Anna Kara gown has transparent fabric used in the bodice and layered in the skirt for an ethereal look.
Wedding Dress Trend: Color
Designers have been flirting with inserting color into wedding dresses for many seasons. 2023 has locked onto that trend by using colors as backgrounds beneath white florals. This trend’s most popular and distinctive colors are pale blue and pink. Brides can use color in trains, carefully constructed fabric flowers, as well as the backgrounds of dresses. Look for the popular pinks and blues in wedding dresses this year.
Wedding Dress Trend: Jewels
One can only discuss 2023 wedding dress trends by discussing the must-have accessories. Jewels, dripping in luxury, are the accessory for 2023. Stones, pearls, and crystals are all used to create a striking bridal look.
Wedding Dress Trend: 3-D Florals
Florals are always popular in wedding dresses. 2023 florals are different because the 3-d flowers are part of the dresses. From sculpted flowers on wedding skirts, daisies creating textured bodices, and more creative ways to incorporate 3-d flowers. To find this trend locally, try Freya’s Fantasy Weddings. Their Azalea Floral Tulle wedding dress has sculpted, beautiful, 3-D flowers sculpted into the bodice.
Wedding Dress Trend: Mini-Low
High-low dresses have been around for years. The new hemline on trend is the low mini, a micro mini with a long skirt in the back. Many brides save the mini dress for the reception or to leave the reception. This year, brides will wear the mini-low down the aisle.
Wedding Dress Trend: Opera Gloves
Opera gloves are the wedding dress accessory of the year. Made famous on the red carpet by celebrities, opera gloves have leaped to on-trend wedding attire. They go with any dress that does not have long sleeves, offering class and style. Shop Untamed Petals for a selection of stylish and unique opera gloves. A favorite is Olivia gloves, satin trimmed in feathers.