The modern bride can no longer be surprised even by the most chic puffy outfit. Today, themed weddings or weddings in retro style are becoming very popular. Of course, not everyone will be able to put on an old grandmother’s dress, but designers have long solved this problem. Retro wedding dresses have appeared in the collections of many fashion houses. Let’s take a closer look at what distinguishes them from other models of wedding dresses.
Vintage style wedding dresses
Mysterious, tender, light, magical — all this comes to mind when you see a bride in vintage attire. Vintage style allows you to choose wedding dresses completely different and incredible. They are distinguished by the variety of materials used and various accessories.
You can recognize vintage style wedding dresses by several characteristic features.
- Modern designers do not limit themselves when choosing a material. Light wool, chiffon, kapron, cricotine, many natural fabrics like linen and cotton are widely used.
- Very often, an outfit is sewn using several fabrics at once. As a rule, these are very interesting combinations: wool with light chiffon and tulle, or brocade with knitwear.
- You will not find such models in every wedding salon. This outfit is elegant and very individual, often sewn to order.
As for the styles, they are selected according to the figure and height of the bride, her occupation and lifestyle. These can be models one-piece, detachable, with and without sleeves, with a deep neckline or closed. Often the style has a train of different lengths. Vintage style allows both puffy skirts for princesses and very tight sexy models for chic women.
Short puffy wedding dresses
Retro style can also offer meek wedding dresses. The fashion of the 60s is still very relevant among brides. Models are elegant and comfortable, because the bride does not have to wear a fluffy heavy skirt or follow the train.
Many fashion houses in the new season offer exactly short wedding dresses in retro style. Designers suggest wearing them with shoes with wide heels or high platform.
Floral applique will be very popular in the coming season. Moreover, this applies not only to the outfit. Flowers on small bags or gloves very accurately convey retro fashion. A well-chosen hairstyle and makeup will help to complete the image correctly.
We highlight the eyes well with eyeliner, and even out the skin tone. On the eyelids, you can apply shades of pastel shades of green or blue. Do not forget to paint over the eyelashes well, they should be very thick and long.
You can decorate your hair with the most elaborate accessories. Accessories made of satin, lace or tulle are very suitable. Characteristic of this style is a neat belt on the dress.
Ankle length wedding dresses
The silhouette and style of the ankle-length retro style wedding dress belongs to the world-famous Christian Dior. This style is called “new look”. At one time, he made a big revolution in the fashion world.
Ankle-length wedding dresses tend to have an hourglass silhouette. In this outfit, the chest is emphasized, and the waist is beautifully highlighted and slightly narrowed. The neckline is very moderate, because it only favorably presents the chest line, but does not open it. In this image, a woman is very similar to a rosebud, only slightly blossoming.
For the cool season, designers offer an addition in the form of a short delicate jacket. The color scheme varies from traditional white to cream and beige tones. To this image, a small neat handbag in the form of an envelope is considered an ideal accessory. As an addition, a high hairstyle is very good. Curls will look good.