While mermaid wedding dresses may be one of the most distinct wedding dress silhouettes, they are incredibly versatile, and pair perfectly with any wedding-day theme you may have in mind. Pair a bold, blinged-out style with a grand ballroom for a breathtaking – and statement-making – day. A lace mermaid gown would be perfect for a soft, garden affair. And sleek, crepe mermaid gown would make the perfect modern statement at chic, downtown loft. Here are a few of our favorite mermaid wedding dresses, and how we would style them for a unique wedding day!
Essense of Australia Style D2372
A completely showstopping design, Essense of Australia style D2372 is perfect for brides not afraid to make a statement on their wedding day. A bold, vintage-inspired design, this mermaid wedding dress with a beaded butterfly back is a sleek and sexy example of what unique bridal style can be.
Designed in a luxe crepe and tulle pairing, the mermaid silhouette of this gown is both feminine and modern. A V-neckline is accented on either side with rich, beaded straps, perfectly complemented with a coordinating beaded belt. The crepe bodice of the gown extends through the hips into a dropped, curved waist. Where the crepe fabric ends, a full and flowing tulle skirt begins, extending to the ground with ease.
The unique back of this mermaid wedding gown is truly the focal point of this style. Rich beadwork adorns the illusion tulle back of this gown creating a unique, butterfly-inspired back design. Deep side cutouts and a floating moonstone belt accent the look perfectly.
Because this mermaid gown is so ornate and grand, it only makes sense to wear it for a grand and ornate wedding day! Think large ballroom or a grand hall – a venue that only accentuates how glamorous this mermaid wedding dress really is.
Stella York Style 6496
A classic and romantic style, prepare to instantly fall in love with this off-the-shoulder mermaid gown from Stella York – style 6496! A timeless, glamorous style, this mermaid wedding dress will complete any elegant affair perfectly!
With a bold lace pattern throughout, this classic mermaid silhouette is a nod to romantic styles of the past. A sweetheart neckline adorns the bodice of this lace style, and is accented perfectly with lace straps that can be worn up – in a more traditional style – or off the shoulder for a modern update. The rich lace pattern continues down through the bodice and spreads out on the flared, mermaid skirt, finishing with a scalloped-lace hem.
The back of this mermaid gown features sheer lace detailing that adds a flirty element to this otherwise classic style. The lace pattern continues from the bodice down through the back of the skirt and onto the train, making your exit just as sweet as your entrance.
Because this mermaid wedding gown is so classic, sweet and romantic, this is our top pick for an elegant country club wedding. Surrounded by beautiful blooms and bright, open spaces, this lace gown will be a standout on your romantic and sophisticated wedding day.
Martina Liana Style 582
Sleek, chic and sophisticated, Martina Liana style 582 was made for city brides and their urban celebration! Available in deluxe dupioni, silk zibeline, duchess silk satin or silk taffeta, you’re able to customize this mermaid wedding dress to be perfect for you and your special day.
This decadent mermaid gown features a body-hugging silhouette, highlighted with delicate ruching throughout the bodice. Pleated detailing and ruching creates a unique, asymmetrical neckline that makes the front of this gown a standout! This same ruching and pleating repeats just above the knees, before flaring out into a full mermaid skirt.
The back of this chic mermaid gown is fitted throughout the bodice, and flares out into a full skirt and train. This style also offers the choice of a corset closure or a zipper closure under a strand of silk-covered buttons.
This silk mermaid gown is the epitome of cool sophistication, and would be the most perfect finishing touch for a city hall wedding or a reception at a trendy urban loft.
Martina Liana Style 852
A style that radiates romance and glamour, Martina Liana style 852 is the perfect finishing touch to a whimsical, romantic garden affair. A modern-meets-glam style, this heavily-beaded mermaid wedding gown is showstopping!
Lace is hand-embroidered with beading throughout the fitted bodice of this lace and tulle over Regency organza gown, creating unique scroll patterns throughout. Modern, linear sequin detail highlights the full tulle mermaid skirt perfectly.
Tulle, linear beading and lace create breathtaking straps on the back of this gown, that are highlighted with romantic pearl buttons. The rich lace scrollwork continues around the back of the gown, for a dramatic and romantic effect.
Creating a true juxtaposition between the rich detailing of the gown and the lush greenery, we think this mermaid wedding dress would be an amazing accent to a garden-inspired wedding day!
From a glamorous, beaded style to a sophisticated and minimalistic design, there is truly a mermaid wedding gown for every bride and her unique style. Use the Martina Liana, Essense of Australia and Stella York store locators to find a mermaid gown near you. And be sure to follow along on social media for more mermaid gown inspiration!