Bridal Fashion Trends Are Going Bold For 2024 — Here Are The Top 6

Over the past year, bridal fashion trends have made a glamorous comeback. From feathers and high slits to party frocks, wedding style today is defined by over-the-top fashion fit for a celebration. And if 2024 bridal fashion trends — unveiled during New York Bridal Fashion Week this month — are any indication, aisle style is going to get even bolder.

Think: ’80s nostalgia (see: strong shoulders, bright colors, and draped details) and dramatic add-ons, as well as a departure from white. It makes sense: As weddings continue to be disrupted by the lingering effects of the pandemic (see: minimonies and elopements), more brides are looking for versatile styles that pack a punch and speak to their personal style. 

With brides having more control over what they get to wear on their special day, styles like black wedding dresses and pantsuits are disrupting a landscape previously ruled by centuries of tradition. And designers are here for it.

Ahead, take a look at the biggest bridal fashion trends for 2024 that are anything but traditional. 

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Capes have long had a hold over the bridal world. Yet, as modular fashion takes over wedding style, they’re becoming increasingly popular as a way for designers to give their customers more ways to wear the same gown. Brands like Safiyaa, Sachin & Babi, and Self-Portrait included capes in their spring 2024 collections that ranged from short capelettes to frothy lace versions. 

Bold & Bright Colors

Wiederhoeft, Fall 2023, New York, Feb 15 2023

There’s no changing white as the official color of wedding style (yet!). But with brides looking to skip tradition, as well as adding other looks to their wedding day wardrobe, bold colors are becoming more popular in bridal fashion. Take, for example, New York-based label Honor, which included a slew of mini dresses and gowns in iridescent gold, pink, blue, red, and purple hues, or Vivienne Westwood, which featured green and red dresses in their lineup. Or: Wiederhoeft and Kyha Studio’s black numbers. Of course, the “something blue” was in the mix too, with brands like Markarian and Sachin & Babi endorsing the hue.

One-Shoulder Gowns

Asymmetrical details have been trending in bridal fashion over the past few years, from high-low hemlines to cut-outs. But for spring 2024, designers are taking on the one-shoulder dress in innovative ways. Take, for example, designers Nadia Manjarrez, who included a corseted one-sleeve gown in her lineup, and Markarian’s Alexandra O’Neill, who featured a gown with two different sleeves — one off-the shoulder and the other blooming from the neckline. 

Veils Made Modern

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