Know Your Necklines: Wedding Dress Edition

These aren’t your everyday necklines, ladies! Today we’re talking about different wedding dress necklines that you can choose to rock on your big day. Just like every wedding dress silhouette, each wedding gown’s neckline is unique and flattering on different figures. When trying on dresses, you should try on a variety of different necklines during your appointment to find a style that flatters your figure the best. Wedding dress necklines are a fun way to show your personality and bridal style on your wedding day. The neckline you choose will even impact how you accessorize your wedding dress on your big day, check out our Bridal Jewelry Guide for style inspo!

Sweetheart Neckline

First up we have one of the most classic wedding dress necklines: the sweetheart. Named for its resemblance to a heart – this neckline is utterly romantic. The sweetheart neckline features a feminine and subtle dip in the middle of the bodice and delicately rounds out to beautifully shape your bust. This neckline will always be a classic, flirty and flattering option for brides of all shapes and sizes.

Style D2812 from Essense of Australia

Style D2812 from Essense of Australia

V-Neckline 

Next up we have another classic, the V-neckline! The V-neckline may be one of the most slimming and sexy wedding dress necklines of them all. If you’re worried about modesty, many V-necklines have a slimmer cut accompanied by illusion tulle to ensure the bodice stays in place. Style D2972 from Essense of Australia is a beautifully classic gown that is elevated by its plunging V-neckline. 

Style D2972 from Essense of Australia

Style D2972 from Essense of Australia

High Scoop Neckline

This next style is a modern update on a classic neckline. High necklines are currently trending in the bridal industry and Style D2843 from Essense of Australia is a fresh approach to a classic. While modest, this neckline high scoop neckline is youthful in its nature. We can’t get enough of this unique wedding dress neckline!

Style D2843 from Essense of Australia

Style D2843 from Essense of Australia

Straight-Across Neckline

We are huge fans of the straight-across neckline! A modest, straight-across neckline makes a modern statement, and we are here for it. Combined with modern pockets, Style 1144 from Martina Liana is a breath of fresh air. Chiffon and satin flowers are delicately hand-placed throughout for a soft and sweet shimmer. This wedding dress neckline is extremely flattering and makes for a stunningly simple, modern-princess statement.

Style 1144 from Martina Liana

Style 1144 from Martina Liana

Angled Neckline

This stunning neckline is the epitome of modern femininity. This angled neckline and structured bodice combo is striking and sexy, you’ll be the star of your wedding day in Style 1154 from Martina Liana. If you’re looking for a fashion-forward wedding dress, the angled neckline is totally on-trend!

Style 1154 from Martina Liana

Style 1154 from Martina Liana

Halter Neckline

The halter neckline comes up high and clasps at the back of your neck. This style is great for brides who want to show off their collarbones and shoulders! The halter neckline is a modest and flattering style on all body types! Bonus: you’ll be able to dance the night away without worrying about your wedding dress staying put.

Style 6971 from Stella York

Style 6971 from Stella York

Asymmetrical Illusion Neckline 

Asymmetrical Illusion necklines are so fun and unique! The asymmetrical neckline on Style 6916 from Stella York features organic vine-like lace that seems to grow upward delicately clinging to the illusion tulle. The bodice then dips into a sweetheart neckline while lace organically frames the plunge. This neckline is stunningly intricate and is the focal point of the wedding dress.   

Style 6916 from Stella York

Style 6916 from Stella York

Now that you know your necklines, it’s time to find your wedding dress! Visit our website to find an Essense of Australia, Martina Liana or Stella York retailer near you!