What type of wedding dress is best for a beach wedding?
Easy-to-wear fabrics in simple silhouettes capture the beauty of the ocean and will also make sure you’re not dying in the heat. Some of our favorite beach wedding dresses feature strapless necklines while others have intricate laces and daring open backs. So really, a beach wedding dress can be any style – as long as you love it!
Chiffon beach wedding dresses
Nothing says beach wedding dress quite like a flowy silhouette. Silky chiffon pairs perfectly with any seaside ceremony. You will love how easy-to-wear, yet gorgeous this lightweight fabric will make you feel at your beach wedding. Paired with a lace top or a plunging V-neckline, these gowns offer simple silhouettes that will be the center of your nautical nuptials.
Model: Francesca Felix
Beach wedding dresses with tulle skirts
Tulle is a true staple for any wedding, but when worn on a beach it comes alive! Easy, breezy and super fun, these beach wedding dresses with tulle skirts feel unique and fresh. No matter if you want to say “I Do” on a white sand beach or walking down the California coast, these tulle dresses will make you feel incredible.
Model: Britt Ramjit
Lace beach wedding dresses
Lace totally has a place at beach weddings! When made with graphic patterns, it gives beach weddings an incredible boho twist. Or, if you want something more traditional, try a lace wedding dress with a strapless neckline and sleek silhouette. Either way, your destination wedding will be absolutely timeless. Try wearing your hair in gorgeous beach waves to complete the look.
Model: April Purcia Chandler
Photo: Anna Olette Visuals
Model: Erin Miller
Ready to start shopping for your beach wedding dress? We thought you might be! Check out some of our favorite destination wedding gowns below from designers Stella York, Essense of Australia, All Who Wander, and Martina Liana.