A Mermaid Wedding Dress for Every Occasion

While mermaid wedding dresses may be one of the most distinct wedding dress silhouettes, they are incredibly versatile and pair perfectly with any wedding theme you may have in mind. Pair a bold, blinged-out style with a grand ballroom for a breathtaking – and statement-making – day. A simple lace mermaid gown would be perfect for a soft garden affair. And a clean, minimal mermaid gown would make the perfect modern statement at a chic urban venue. Scroll below to see our favorite mermaid wedding dresses for every occasion!


Graceful and ultra romantic, prepare to instantly fall in love with this off-the-shoulder mermaid gown from Stella York – Style 7272. A simple style with details that POP, this mermaid dress will pair well for any modern venues!

off the shoulder wedding dress - stle 7272 by stella york

With a delicate lace pattern and frothy tulle skirt, this mermaid silhouette is full of timeless sexiness. A sweetheart neckline perfly accentuates the off-the-shoulder extension straps for a modern, comfortable update. The shimmery tulle gives an amazing, subtle shimmer, perfect to catch your partner’s eye during golden hour on the dance floor! The short train with large floral motifs makes this stunning mermaid dress an elevated, yet manageable style, making your exit just as sweet as your entrance.

lace wedding dress - style 7272 by stella york

Because this mermaid wedding gown is so classic, sweet and romantic, this is our top pick for a backyard or garden wedding. Surrounded by beautiful blooms and bright, open spaces, this mermaid wedding dress will be a standout on your intimate, outdoor wedding day.


A completely showstopping design, Essense of Australia Style D2548 is perfect for brides who want to make a statement on their wedding day. A bold, organic-inspired design, this mermaid wedding dress with a beaded butterfly back is a sleek and sexy example of what unique bridal style can be.

halter neckline lace wedding dress - style d2548 by essense of australia

We love the cotton-style and French lace details in this mermaid silhouette, which give it a romantic feminine feel. The heart-shaped neckline is accented on either side with rich, beaded straps, perfectly complemented with sheer side cutouts for an ultra-flattering silhouette!

mermaid wedding dress - style d2548 by essense of australia

Add a gorgeous cathedral veil for an exquisite finish, perfect for a grand, ornate wedding. Or don a messy updo and a simple fingertip veil for a casual, yet elegant look. 


Sleek, chic and sophisticated, Martina Liana Style 1254 was made for city brides and their urban celebration! Available in Silk Zibeline or Matte Mikado, this mermaid wedding dress brings all the high-fashion, modern energy.

elegant wedding dress - style 1254 by martina liana

Clean and modern with a luxurious twist, minimalist bridal style has never looked better! A deep V-neckline and simple shoestring straps will have all eyes on you. We love the visible seaming and simple structure which makes this gown totally stand out among the rest.

wedding dress with bow back detail - style 1254 by martina liana

And look at that BOW! Statement bows are so in. The bold bow detail gives this chic mermaid dress a perfect, couture finish. The sexy low back and round train is the epitome of cool sophistication and would complement a trendy urban wedding venue.


Boho brides, this one’s definitely the one for you. Your bohemian dream come true, the Lenox gown by All Who Wander is here to take you on a true adventure! This relaxed silhouette has striking details, from negative space to bold graphic laces and flared bell sleeves that are larger than life.

boho mermaid wedding gown - style lenox by all who wander

The slip dress underneath creates a melt-into-your-skin illusion and highlights the nature of the bold side cutouts. We love the Lenox gown’s long, flowing train, which will make for an unforgettable send-off into just-married bliss. And a wide keyhole back? Say less!

boho mermaid wedding dress - style lenox by all who wander

Super relaxed, and casual with floating lace and stunning, light sleeves, All Who Wander’s Lenox gown is perfect for a whimsical woodland wedding venue or a beachy destination escape. Let the boho goddess in you shine with this gorgeous choice.

From glamorous to casual and urban chic to boho, the mermaid wedding dress of your dreams is definitely out there. With their versatile silhouettes and mix-and-match design elements, there are more than enough mermaid wedding gowns for every bride and her unique style. Ready to fall in love with a mermaid dress? Use the Martina Liana, Essense of Australia, Stella York, and All Who Wander store locators to find a mermaid gown near you. And be sure to follow along on social media for more mermaid wedding dress inspiration!