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Top 13 Bridal Dress Trends for 2013

Dec 20, 2012

Planning your wedding for 2013? You need to make sure you’re keeping up with the 2013 bridal dress trends! Here are some of the hottest trends of designer bridal dresses spotted at this year’s fashion shows:

  1. Sheer Overlays – These sheer pieces of fabric flowing over the bottom layer of your dress will add volume and an elegant beauty to your wedding gown.
  2. Illusion Necklines – Usually a sheer piece of fabric adorned with jewels or lace, an illusion neckline is the perfect way to add intrigue and modesty to your wedding dress.
  3. Sleeves – Long delicately designed sleeves are modest and sexy.
  4. Portrait backs – Wedding dresses with a portrait back will create an illusion on your back, using cut out fabrics or fabric designs.
  5. Lace Overlays – A simple white dress with lace delicately placed atop is a classic bridal dress.
  6. Hint of color – Whether it’s pastel flowers or lace adorned on your gown, most designer bridal dresses featured pastel colored accents for the 2013 bridal dress season.
  7. Sequins – Dress up your bridal gown with sequins. Not just a few, sequins everywhere is what is in style in 2013!
  8. Bold Headpieces – Flower crowns or elegant jeweled headdresses are definitely hot right now!
  9. Bare backs – Dare to go bare with a dress that features a plunging back that shows off your entire back.
  10. Peplums – Resembling a skirt over a skirt, this is definitely a must for 2013 brides!
  11. Transforming dresses – Go from princess to party girl from the church to the reception all in the same dress!
  12. Shoulder wraps – Elegant shawls made of lace, tulle or faux fur are the perfect accents for your wedding dress.
  13. High Neck – These dresses feature elegant designs that climb up your neck.

Look out for these hot trends as you’re deciding which designer bridal dresses are perfect for you this season. has all the hottest and latest trends for 2013! Let us know which one is your favorite!


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