Off Shoulder clothing has been coming back into style time and time again for decades, and for good reason. It creates an elegant silhouette, with a extremely feminine feel to the clothing. It comes as no surprise, therefore, that the Off Shoulder look is huge in wedding dresses, bringing an edge to the brides outfit with this gorgeous look. Finding the right style of dress for you, however, is a big part of making the brides special day even more magical… so here are 15 Gorgeous Off Shoulder Wedding Dresses To Stand Out On Your Big Day to help you make the right choice.
The Lace Sleeved
If you’re going for a classic and elegant look, the Laced Sleeve off shoulder wedding dress will fit your style. This dress will look amazing in a garden wedding setting; adding great contrast with the crisp white lace to the vibrant colours behind. Wear with a stylish up-do, some classic pumps and preferably no, or a minimally sized veil, so as not to distract from the dress detailing.
The Shoulder Wrap
If want something with a very feminine look to it, then consider a Shoulder Wrap off shoulder wedding dress. This style gives a clear definition between the shoulder and the bodice, creating a slender look to the upper torso with the addition of a more hourglass silhouette being shown. Wear with some loosely curled hair, styled into a loose bun, some open toed pumps and veil optional.
If you want a dress that looks beautiful but with a casual edge to it, look into a Bohemian style off shoulder wedding dress. This will give you plenty of freedom to move around and dance, while still retaining your bridal elegance. This dress would go great with a woodland style wedding, and should be worn with loosely curled hair, left down, and some stylish wedged shoes.
The Ball Gown.
If you want to really capture the magic of the day, and feel like wedding royalty, try the Ball Gown off shoulder wedding dress. This very over the top dress is guaranteed to keep you at the centre of attention, while also creating a beautiful slimming effect that looks great on all body shapes and sizes. This dress looks great with a half up half down hairstyle, a veil and some round toed heals.
If you want something sleek for your big day, try The Fishtail off shoulder wedding dress. This dress is best suited for indoor events, but is a great way to show off your feminine figure in all settings. This dress looks great with hair left down, with lots of volume to balance out the bottom half of the dress, and a long veil.
If you want something really eye-catching, then the Ruffle off shoulder wedding dress is for you. It has a certain classical element to it, while still being really modern and relevant to the modern day bride. Wear for a modern hotel wedding, paired with a some mid hight heels and a sleek more subtle hair-do to contrast the dress.
The Not White
If you want something a little bit less traditional, consider a Not White off shoulder wedding dress- who said a bride always had to wear white anyway? Wear in a minimal venue to make yourself stand out against the backdrop, and keep hair and makeup minimal and classic to truly make the dress pop.
If you want something with a vintage feel, look no further than a Tea-Length off shoulder wedding dress. This dress works with any venue, but consider keeping the decor in line with the vintage feel to compliment your look. You can wear a veil with this dress if you like, and sleek up-do will also work well. The beauty of this style dress is your opportunity to show off your footwear, so take this into consideration when styling this look.
The Greek Goddess
If you want to try something a little different for your wedding, a Greek Goddess off shoulder wedding dress could be perfect. This dress gives you the chance to really show your inner deity, with some beautiful detailing around the arms and an all round powerful statement look. Style with some greek heeled sandals, hair up or down, and an elegant vail.
If you love your chest and collarbones, then a V-neck off shoulder wedding dress is the one for you. This classic look highlights your femininity, while also giving a really elegant overall effect. Wear with a delicate necklace, and a beautiful up-do so as not to distract from this key feature. Beautiful on any woman.
The High Low
If you love your legs, but don’t want to go for the Short wedding dress, then the High Low off shoulder wedding dress is one to try. This dress gives some beautiful variety in length, and creates an elegant look while still allowing plenty of movement. Wear with your hair down to balance the bottom of the dress, perhaps with a mid-length vail, and consider some statement shoes as you really have an opportunity to show off your footwear.
If you’re not looking for anything full length, try The Short off shoulder wedding dress. Something fitted creates a really elegant effect and will avoid a trashy look. This dress can be worn with any style of hair, but looks especially great with a sleek up-do without a vail, and some classic pumps.
The Low Back
If you want something that will really draw attention while walking down the aisle, then wear a Low Back off shoulder wedding dress. This dress allows for some great photo opportunities when walking to meet your future husband, as this is what the camera will see, and gives the dress a beautiful silhouette. Wear with your hair up and without a vail so as not to block this key feature.
The Skirt And Top Combo
If your’re looking for something really modern, try an off shoulder Skirt And Top Combo for your wedding. The modern bride doesn’t need to wear a dress to feel beautiful, and with some statement sleeves this is the perfect up to date look; try at an outdoor wedding to really sparkle. Wear your hair how you like it, and try to avoid a vail to really keep this look as contemporary as possible.
If you’re not looking for a dress on your big day, then an off shoulder wedding Jumpsuit if the perfect choice for you. This dress allows the ultimate amount of movement, while still keeping a beautiful and feminine feel. Wear your hair up, either sleek or big depending on your own personal style, and pick some statement shoes to really make a bold look for your big day.