Looking to add a touch of luxury to your wedding-day style? Look no farther than short or long sleeve wedding dresses. Once thought of as the staple for traditional gowns, wedding dresses with sleeves have grown to become one of the most popular options amongst brides. View all sleeve options, from off-the-shoulder silhouettes, to vintage inspired beaded cap sleeves, there is an option to suit every bride and her beautiful bridal style.

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long sleeve boho a-line wedding dress - D3636 by Essense of Australia

Trends We Love: Long Sleeve Wedding Dresses

Whether you’re planning a grand ballroom wedding or an intimate outdoor ceremony, long sleeve wedding dresses are a versatile choice that can suit any venue or style.

plus size lace long sleeve wedding dresses - 7546+ by Stella York

Our Favorite Plus Size Wedding Dresses with Sleeves

We are proud to offer a wide selection of designer plus size wedding dresses with sleeves, crafted specifically for brides sizes 18 to 34/46.

off the shoulder ballgown wedding dress - 1587 by Martina Liana

How to Style Detachable Sleeves for Your Wedding Dress

From romantic lace sleeves to modern off-the-shoulder styles, there are endless options for brides looking to incorporate detachable sleeves into their wedding dress.

lace long sleeve sheath wedding dress - D3379 by Essense of Australia

Can You Add Sleeves to any Wedding Dress?

The answer is yes! Most experienced seamstresses can add sleeves to your wedding dress, regardless of the material or style.

cap sleeve sheath wedding dress - D3530 by Essense of Australia

Classic Cap Sleeve Wedding Dresses

Unlike traditional long sleeves, cap sleeves offer a more modern and less restricting look, while still providing some coverage for the arms.

modern lace long sleeve sheath wedding dress - LE1296 by Martina Liana Luxe

Pros and Cons of Long Sleeve Wedding Dresses

Let’s explore the pros and cons of this glamorous look, to help you decide if it is right for your special day.

blue off the shoulder ballgown wedding dress - LE1316 by Martina Liana

Off-The-Shoulder Wedding Dress Styles for Every Bride

The off-the-shoulder neckline is a versatile style that can be incorporated into many different styles of wedding dresses. It can add a touch of elegance to a classic A-line gown, or it can bring a dreamy bohemian vibe to a flowy chiffon dress.

simple long sleeve a-line wedding dress - 1649 by Martina Liana

Our Top 5 Long Sleeve Winter Wedding Dress Trends

The crisp air, snowy landscapes and cozy atmosphere of winter weddings make them unique and unforgettable. And what better way to embrace the beauty of winter than with the perfect wedding dress?

Frequently Asked Questions

Are long-sleeved wedding dresses in style?

Wedding dresses with sleeves are very much in style for brides. Modern wedding dresses with long crepe sleeves are very of the moment and on-trend. Detachable sleeves and off-the-shoulder sleeves are the perfect way to incorporate this trend into your wedding day.

Can you wear long-sleeved wedding dresses in the summer?

Yes! You can totally wear a long sleeve wedding dress in the summer. What’s so great about wedding dresses with sleeves is that there are so many different fabrics and styles to choose from. Try and go for a sheer sleeve or something with illusion tulle for a lighter feeling, or, try off-the-shoulder sleeves if you want to wear your dress in hotter temps.

Are long sleeve wedding dresses uncomfortable?

Long sleeve wedding dresses are very comfortable. If you want a wedding dress with sleeves, make sure to try on a variety of gowns and move around in them, lift up your arms and test out your range of motion in each dress before saying “yes.” Try choosing a dress with soft fabrics if you’re worried about the dress being easy-to-wear.

How to wear long sleeve wedding dress?

Try pairing your long sleeve wedding dress with a gorgeous bouquet and a simple updo to really highlight the sleeves of your gown.

Where to buy long sleeve wedding dresses?

Most wedding dress retailers will have a variety of gowns for you to choose from. Long sleeve wedding dresses can be found at almost every store – just make sure to tell your bridal consultant what you’re looking for so they can have the best dresses ready for you!