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Summer is officially upon us! Whether you’re a few short weeks away from your big day or planning your summer 2021 wedding, you’re likely on the hunt for the perfect summer wedding dress. Searching through bridal shops can be overwhelming at first, so we’re here to tell you the best summer wedding dresses to help you find the gown of your dreams!
Your Pinterest board is likely full of your wedding style boards, so while you’re looking for a summer wedding dress make sure to have your wedding theme and budget set up first. Finding the perfect gown will be a lot easier if you have already decided whether to have a boho beachy wedding or a simple and elegant reception inside of a barn.
Summer Wedding Dress Under $100
If you’re playing with a tight budget, then don’t worry! There are so many elegant and beautiful gowns that won’t break the bank.
This is one of the best “budget” summer wedding dresses on the market! It’s knee-length will give your legs room to breathe as you’re walking down the aisle and dancing all night. The “faux-wrap” ties the entire look together and separates it from being just a “white dress”. Pairing this will a chapel length veil or even a white sun hat will make this gown pop even more!
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The ruffles on this summer wedding dress is simply to die for! The long length gives this dress more of a bridal look, but the low back will ensure that you keep cool throughout your entire wedding day! The silhouette of this gown is figure-hugging, but extremely breathable as it opens into a flowy skirt at the bottom. Imagine walking hand in hand with your partner as the ruffles flow beside a lake or the beach!
If you’re looking for a comfortable and breathable summer wedding dress, but still want to have the modesty of sleeves – then look no further! This gown has the perfect lace long sleeves that will keep you cool and add a touch of elegance to your gown! Whether you plan on having a full ceremony or eloping in the Colorado mountains, this summer wedding dress will have you remembering how you felt that day for years to come.
Summer Wedding Dress under $500
So you have a little more wiggle room with your budget, hooray! Let’s work on finding you the absolute best summer wedding dress that will fall perfectly within your budget.
You absolutely cannot beat the price of this DB Studios summer wedding dress! Not only is this gown extremely elegant with its lace sheath design, but it’s one of the most comfortable gowns you’ll ever wear. The eyelash lace around the V-Neck cut gives it a touch of romance that will fit with any venue. To add a bit of separation to this gown, try adding a belt or sash.
Who says that your summer wedding dress has to be fitted? You should feel like a bride on your wedding day, and if that means walking down the aisle in a ballgown then don’t limit yourself. This gown has a pleated bodice which is extremely flattering as it separates and cinches your waist. Coming in White, Ivory, and Whisper Pink, you have an endless amount of options for pairing your bridesmaids to your wedding gown. This gown is perfect for a garden or mountain wedding, make sure to grab some photos of you twirling that romantic tulle!
Stop what you’re doing and take a look at the perfect Boho summer wedding dress. The oyster color of this gown sets it apart immediately, but what we’re loving the most is the simply stunning embroidery all over the gown. The sleeves are breathable and the flow of the skirt will give it a perfect look for any Boho wedding, whether you’re walking on the beach or underneath the desert sun!
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Yes, girl yes! We are absolutely LIVING for this summer wedding dress! If you’re planning on an evening wedding and an elegant reception, then this gown is for you. The intricate beading in this gown gives it a Great Gatsby vibe, so if you’re planning on having a 1920’s (or 2020’s) themed wedding, then this gown is right up your alley. Plus, simply take a look at that open back!
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This high-low summer wedding dress is simply screaming for a good pair of cowgirl boots! The lace on this gown looks as if flowers were stitched in, giving it a perfect summer vibe. You’ll be grabbing your skirt and flowing with it all night, as you’re comfortable and confident in your wedding gown.
Summer Wedding Dress under $1000
Having a budget of around $1000 or under for your wedding gown gives you more wiggle room and allows you to customize your look. Get ready, because these are some of our absolute favorite gowns.
If you’re looking for a summer wedding dress that is unique, slick and stylish then this is the perfect combo for you! Instead of a full-on dress, this is a two-piece top and skirt. With a textured waist and a scalloped hem, the details on this gown are simply drool worthy. Beachy waves in your hair, a loose and poppy bouquet, mixed with this wedding dress combo will have your partner sobbing at how lucky they are when you walk down the aisle.
Helllllooooo fairy princess in a garden!! This ballgown is modern, unique and simply dazzling for summer. The glitter on this summer wedding dress shimmers as you walk, making it perfect for a garden wedding where the sun will hit it through the trees. Plus, who says you have to wear white on your wedding day – wearing color on your wedding day is trending.
Wanting a little modesty for your summer wedding dress? Still want to stand out but aren’t really into having a super low cut front? If this sounds like you, then this modest wedding gown is absolutely perfect for your big day! The short sleeves and peekaboo back are stunning details, but the silky and flowy skirt added onto that gives it an elegant look for any venue.
Summer Wedding Dress just over $1000
We simply had to add in this one last gown that’s just over $1000. This lace and tulle ballgown is the perfect summer wedding dress in so many ways. The drop waist of this gown sinched your hips and the lace trickles all the way down nearly touching the bottom. While this gown comes in white, ivory, and champagne, it also comes with the option of having lace applique. This makes it the perfect summer wedding dress even if you want a touch of black! But there’s one more thing to this simply stunning gown…it has pockets!!
Whether you’re planning on getting married in a barn or in a fancy downtown spot, you have an endless amount of summer wedding dresses to choose from! When looking for your gown, make sure to check with local dress shops to see if they have anything in stock for you to try on before you make your purchase online. You never know what you’ll like until you try it on!
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