35 Classy Wedding Dresses
Getting married is one of the most important days of your life. Naturally, you want to find the perfect dress to wear on your special day. Most brides strive for a classy wedding dress for a timeless look that will be something you can look back on years later and still love. Finding THE wedding dress is a process but you’re guaranteed to get inspired from these 35 classy wedding dresses. Whether you’re just starting your dress search, or you’re in the middle of it an added dose of wedding dress inspo is always needed.
We are in awe of this modern strapless wedding dress. The silhouette is a classic trumpet but the neckline is what gives makes this dress a standout style. An asymmetric strapless detail adds modern sophistication we can’t get enough of.
This wedding dress is sure to stand the test of time. We love how this dress combines the classic trumpet and column dress silhouettes stunningly. The delicate straps and v-neckline compliment the dress’s shape to perfectly highlight the bride.
Don’t let the simplicity of this gown fool you. This wedding dress is proof you can find a gown that is gorgeous and unique without lace or a lot of detailing. The structured top creates a chic balance to the ball gown silhouette of the skirt.
4Short Sleeve Lace
For the bride that wants a touch of feminine detail to a classic wedding dress, this short sleeve style is perfection. The lace is only on the short sleeves and end of the train, adding just enough detail to make the gown special without overpowering the sophistication of the dress.
Stunning for the bride who loves classic style. Even though this a-line wedding dress is the epitome of classic it can be transformed to suit any bride’s personality with accessories. The silhouette is figure flattering for so many body shapes, too.
Backless wedding dress is a classy way to show a bit of skin on your special day, in a unique way. This trumpet silhouette is gorgeous in the simple white fabric, the back detailing takes this dress up a notch. The open back is perfectly complimented with the chiffon bow.
7Floral Ball Gown
Make an entrance on your wedding day with a ball gown. We love this updated take on a traditional ball gown wedding dress. The floral appliques are modern, fresh and add just enough personality to the gown without being a distraction.
8Off The Shoulder Lace
The off the shoulder dress silhouette is a great way to show a bit of skin without showing too much, just the right amount of balance. With the sleeves and top portion of the dress made with lace, it’s just enough for a feminine touch. Ideal for the romantic bride.
For the woman who is looking for a dress that encompasses a soft, feminine feel. Don’t overlook dresses that are seemingly simple. This is a great example of how adding the right accessories can elevate a dress to be wedding royalty.
Fabric can truly transform the look of a dress. We are head over heels with this silk masterpiece. The shape of the dress itself is quite classic, strapless with a princess shape skirt. It’s the pleated and draped detail in the silk that elevates the dress stunningly.
There is always something about a traditional wedding dress that’s, well…traditional. This is a timeless silhouette and fabric combination that holds its style appeal. A great option for a traditional bride.
12Modern Take on Floral
Floral gets a modern upgrade with this bridal number. If you’re looking for something with a feminine feel in a classic silhouette this is dream!
13Off Shoulder Structure
We don’t have to tell you this dress is jaw-dropping. Between the classy off the shoulder neckline and unique shape of the skirt detailing, this is a dress unlike any other – in a chic way!
14Crystal Belted Dress
Accessories have the ability to completely change the entire look of a wedding dress, just like with any other outfit. Add a crystal belt at the waist of a classic silk wedding dress to add a touch of glam, it also highlights your waist!
It’s all in the details! This wedding dress is proof of that. With a classic silhouette and simple style, the dress has an unexpected touch with lace at just the shoulder and upper arm area. It’s just enough lace to add detail in a modern way.
16Long Sleeve Minimalism
Sometimes less really is more. This wedding dress is a great example of minimalism being anything but boring. Honor a conservative wedding ceremony with this timeless take on a long sleeve gown.
17Show Off Your Back
We adore the way the fabric drapes in the back and ties into the statement-making train. The fabric flows so effortlessly, yet hugs to the body. Even with an open back, the dress offers a more conservative feel with long sleeves.
18Deep V-Neck Chic
If you want to try something that is guaranteed to make a statement on your wedding day without relying on lace or a lot of traditional details, this is a great option. A deep v-neck is a classy way to show a bit of skin.
19Backless Lace Mermaid
Show off your shape with this backless number. Embracing the traditional mermaid silhouette with an intense open back, this is perfect for a summer wedding.
Mermaid gowns are a great choice for a woman who wants a gown that skims her body and has a bit of drama with a train. The shape of the dress continues to be a favorite for many brides. Try a modern twist to the classic shape with an updated off the shoulder neckline to balance the silhouette.
Add a Grecian goddess vibe to your wedding with a chiffon halter dress. We love the way the fabric flows so effortlessly on this dress and creates a subtle dramatic effect. Of course, the halter neckline and open sides add a touch more drama.
22Strapless Tea Length
Show off your shoes with a shorter length wedding dress. We absolutely love the high-low hemline of this gown, giving you an opportunity to play up the shoes you wear.
When the right fabric is draped properly you get a dress that’s classic and feminine. Because the fabric is so flowy and soft the draping is incredibly figure flattering – and easy to wear! We love the flower belt here, too.
24Structured Shoulder Detail
Off the shoulder, dresses offer a way to have some arm coverage without a long sleeve. The structured criss-cross at the top of this dress adds a special detail that’s both flattering and stylish. Plus, it provides you with a blank neck to style with a gorgeous necklace.
25Form Fitting Lace Gown
Combine lace, a timeless wedding fabric, with a chic silhouette for a dress that’s sure to make a statement on your big day. The unique neckline of this dress merges the feel of an off the shoulder and low cut without showing too much. Sophisticated with a subtle sexy appeal.
Walk down the aisle to your sweetheart, with a sweetheart neckline. The shape of this dress’s neckline adds a bit of softness to the structured top, plus it’s incredibly figure flattering with the cinched waist detail. We love the princess skirt silhouette in the flowy fabric to add contrast to the top.
27Tea Time Sophistication
If you aren’t into a long gown for your wedding, tea length dresses are just as classy. Opting for a shorter length is great for a wedding that isn’t black tie. The combination of silk and lace in this dress add a timeless look.
28Romantic Bohemian Gown
For the bride who’s drawn to bohemian style aesthetic, this wedding dress encompasses boho and romance seamlessly. The lace used here is different from the traditional lace seen in wedding gowns giving it an updated feel.
29Chic Lace Overlay
You may not have ever seen lace like this before. Isn’t it stunning? The design within the lace feels so fresh and classy. Just a touch of lace overlay added to the top of the dress is beautiful.
30Lace Fit and Flare
Lace lover brides, this one is for you! The shape of the lace on this dress goes from small to large, in scale, from top to bottom. Varying size of the lace offers an ombre-like effect we adore.
31Lace Princess Gown
You will feel like a total princess in this ball gown. Nothing gives princess vibes quite like a ball gown. Don’t you agree? The long sleeve lace top completes the princess aesthetic.
32Effortless Lace Gown
Whether you’re drawn to bohemian style or you just want a dress that has an effortless vibe, this is a gorgeous option. The fit of this is comfortable – what’s not to love about that? We’re loving the deep v neckline to show a touch of skin with the flowy bottom.
33Boat Neck Chic
Boat necklines add a subtle sensual appeal, showing very little skin. Making it a great option for a conservative wedding ceremony. Regardless, the fit and flare silhouette skims the body shape without being too tight.
Highlight your shape with a mermaid dress silhouette. This is great for a bride who loves to be fashion forward and timeless. The emphasized sweetheart neckline creates a bit of drama at the top of the dress to balance the train. Naturally, we love that the strapless dress compliments a statement necklace for further impact.
35Form Fitting Off The Shoulder
Your wedding is your opportunity to shine. What better way to do that than with a dress that is form fitting and tasteful? While this dress is designed to have a snug fit it is classy and timeless. The subtle off the shoulder detail adds a touch of effortlessness.