Wedding Dress Trends That Will Be Huge In 2018

The world’s bridal designers have spoken and wedding dress trends 2018 are here! Following the biggest shows and catwalks there are a lot lot of very exciting wedding dress trends for brides-to-be. From sleeves of every shape and size to a romantic twist on classic styles. Sheer and sparkle reigning supreme, the 2018 wedding dress collections provided a seriously feminine and romantic look for every bride. Elsewhere, belts, feathers and off-the-shoulder shapes reign supreme. And finally, expect to see the reinvention of classics and some super sleek fabrics!



After what seems like years of skin-tight, sheer-as-can-be, oh-so-sexy wedding dresses, we’re happy to say that classic is back, and bringing ballgowns with it! From simple and clean to ethereal and romantic to opulent and glamorous, there was a ballgown perfect for every bride in 2018.


Ellis Bridals wedding dress 11752Timeless and elegant this ballgown from Ellis Bridals is pure elegance with a high neck and classical long lace sleeves.


Elegant and understated. This sleeveless Yaron Mikado ballgown from Maggie Sottero is the epitome of simple beauty. One of our favourite wedding dress trends 2018.



It was the Kate Middleton effect that made long-sleeve wedding dresses popular in recent years, but this year, designers are reinventing the sleeve with everything from sexy slits, dramatic lengths and gypsy frills!

So sophisticated. This fabulous full length lace and tulle gown from Blue by Enzoani offers vintage vibes with modern detailing and some off the shoulder lace 3/4 length sleeves.



Wedding dress meets Boho chic. This fit and flare wedding gown from Mori Lee has the most incredible bell sleeves, adorned with crystal beaded floral appliqués and a stunning illusion back.



You’ll certainly wow on your wedding day if you give the tier trend a try. Voluminous ball gown skirts were a given, but designers also layered up slim A-line wedding dresses and trumpets, proving less isn’t always more. These tiered looks are bold and statement-making, perfect for the glamorous bride-to-be.

Ellis Bridals wedding dress 12287

A unique vintage inspired dress from Ellis Bridals. The 3-tiered scalloped lace skirt is unforgettable: endlessly romantic and free flowing, this overlaid lace moves like no other.



This ballgown from Mori Lee features a dreamy, flounced organza skirt below the stunning crystal embellished bodice with open v-back – see more here!



From embellished high necklines to jewelled shoulder details, designers focused on truly new necklines this season. If you’re the type of bride who wants a modern take on a traditional wedding dress, one of these tops may be just right for you!

An oh-so romantic Fit and Flare Gown from Mori Lee with a gorgeously trimmed lace neckline.



Perfect for the chic bride looking for a blend of boho and formal. Short sleeves provide a touch of coverage while the gorgeous illusion jewel neckline complements a sexy keyhole back!



Belted wedding dresses are back and better than ever. Many new collections featured gowns with cinched waists, beaded belts, or tied ribbons, and the finishing touch can be just what you need to take your big-day look from ordinary to extraordinary! Whether you want something barely-there or big and bold – right now its all about the bridal belt!

alan hannah dorothea wedding dress

The perfect blend of modern, simple fabric with an ultra-delicate French lace jacket from Alan Hannah. The whole ensemble is completed with a sparkly little belt! What more could you want for your big day look!


Beautiful Enzoani BT18-18 Wedding Dress

Give off gorgeous Grecian goddess vibes with this flowing, full-length sheath wedding dress. The sparkling beaded belt at the waist flatters the figure and completes the look – see more here.


Inspired by our wedding dress trends 2018?

Are you planning for your 2018 Wedding? Book yourself in at Bellissima Weddings now and let us help you find the perfect gown for your big day!


Book your Appointment now

T: 01245 323 585