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A Guide to Every Wedding Dress Silhouette

Your wedding day is a once-in-a-lifetime celebration. Choosing the ideal wedding dress silhouette can be the key to feel like a queen as you walk down the aisle. With an array of options available, it's crucial to understand each silhouette's unique charm. This will help you find the one that perfectly complements your style and body shape.

This comprehensive guide will walk you through the most popular wedding dress silhouettes. The purpose here is to help you make a confident and informed decision at Platinum Bridal’s store in Denver.


a bride wearing an A-line wedding dress silhouette

Choose an A-Line Silhouette for Timeless Elegance

The A-line silhouette is a classic choice that gracefully flares out from the bust to the hem, forming an "A" shape. Universally flattering, this wedding dress silhouette suits various body types by cinching the waist and creating an elongated appearance.

A-line wedding dresses come in a variety of styles and fabricsso you can find the one that matches your vision. You can also choose embellishments like delicate lace or floral appliqués and sequins to customize your look.

Whether you envision a fairytale or a rustic garden setting, an A-line gown exudes timeless elegance. This makes it ideal for brides seeking a versatile and flattering look.


a bride wearing a ball gown wedding dress silhouette

Opt for a Ball Gown Silhouette for a Regal Look

For brides with a penchant for drama and grandeur, the ball gown wedding dress silhouette is a great choice. Characterized by a fitted bodice and a voluminous skirt, this silhouette transforms you into a modern-day princess. The ball gown is perfect for formal affairs and can create a show-stopping entrance, leaving your guests in awe of your regal beauty.

We recommend choosing luxurious fabrics such as Mikado, satin, tulle, or lace to further boost the majestic look of this silhouette. Intricate beading, embroidery, or appliqué details can also add a touch of sophistication, making your gown a true work of art.

Mermaid or Trumpet Silhouette for A Glamorous Look

If you're ready to embrace your curves, the mermaid or trumpet wedding dress silhouette is an ideal choice. Fitted through the bodice and hips, this style flares out at the knee, creating a captivating and sensual look. It’s perfect for brides who want to make a statement; the mermaid silhouette exudes sophistication and allure, making it an excellent option for contemporary and chic weddings.


a bride wearing a mermaid wedding dress silhouette

Ready to say “I do” in style? Then consider Platinum Bridal’s store in Denver today.

At Platinum Bridal, our stylists will help you find the ideal wedding dress silhouette, fabric, and details to make your day perfect. We’ll discuss your preferences to figure out your vision before customizing an assortment of dresses personalized to your taste. This process can be done in the comfort of our luxurious, private suites, where you and your entourage can enjoy a private and comfortable experience.

Get in touch with our bridal shop today.


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