Searching for your wedding dress? We’ve compiled an A-Z of wedding dress designers to help kick-start your wedding dress research. Whether you’re looking for a designer wedding dress or a particular brand, you’ll find plenty of inspiration here.
A – Anna Georgina
One of South Africa’s most famous wedding dress designers Kobus Dippenaar launched the bridal range Anna Georgina in 2012 to a worldwide audience in London. The brand features gloriously dramatic silhouettes in a mix of luxurious materials.
B – Bianco Evento
This dreamy brand features graceful and sophisticated styles, with a wide range of silhouettes from mermaid and classic A-line to modern jumpsuits. You can expect lace and off-the-shoulder numbers with a touch of Swarovski sparkle.
C – Charlie Brear
Charlie Brear specialises in effortless vintage styles, including nods to the 60s and 70s, all with an innovative modern twist. The gowns by one of the most iconic wedding dress designers in the UK embody red-carpet glamour mixed with a romantic edge and can be personalised to create a unique look for you.
D – Dando London
Created by the ultra-talented Christine Dando, this brand will wow you as you browse through wedding dress designers. Think full skirts and daring details, with low cut backs, gorgeous bead work and a touch of colour.
E – Ellis
British bridal brand Ellis Bridals has a stunning range of bridal dresses, as well as ultra-feminine bridesmaid gowns from their Kelsey Rose brand. In the bridal range, think classic silhouettes with pretty detailing, and sumptuous materials from exquisite lace to light-as-a-feather silk.
F – David Fielden
This outstanding designer is known for his dramatic evening and bridalwear, and the celebrity fans who love to rock his creations. His signature twists on silhouettes and pops of colour make sure his gowns always stand out. Elegant details, from floral embroidery to beads and feather embellishments give all his dresses an outstanding finish.
G – Gemy Maalouf
Gemy Maalouf dresses have a distinct style that’s both elegant and modern; think simple cuts with romantic flair and a punch of bold detailing. The diverse collections from their expert team of wedding dress designers caters for brides of every style – particularly ones that want to stand out.
H – Hayley Paige
Fun and flattering styles for brides, and bridesmaids in the Blush range, this brand knows how to dress women. Perfectly cut with fresh modern styling, these gowns stand out for all the right reasons.
I – Ivory & Co
Ivory & Co do everything; from hair vines, combs and pins to jewellery sets, bracelets, veils and of course, wedding dresses. They have a vast range of high quality styles that you will love; from art deco earrings, to pretty feather necklaces and the very finest of flowers and jewels adorning the lovely hairpieces, as well as vintage inspired gowns that you’ll be desperate to swish around in.
J – Jasmine Bridal
Take a closer look at Jasmine Collection or Jasmine Couture for glamorous, feminine wedding dresses that will accentuate your figure and make you feel fabulous on your wedding day.
K – Karen Willis Holmes
The Australian designer’s gowns exude effortless chic and feature an array of beautiful and unusual fabrics. Slender silhouettes with dreamy trains give an ethereal feel to the collection, while remaining stylish and sophisticated. It’s the ideal choice of wedding dress designer for boho brides.
L – Lusan Mandongus
The words glamour and refinement describe this wedding dress designer’s gowns to a T. From graceful simplicity to energetic romanticism, these are timeless creations for brides who want to be wrapped in luxury. Gowns are made from the very best fabrics, combined with intricate embroidery.
M – Michelle Bridal by Sydney’s Closet
Ideal for brides with fuller figures, these gowns are sleek and chic. This season you’ll see a variety of fit-and-flare styles and fairy-tale ball gowns layered with tiered skirts and embellished bodices, designed with the curvy bride in mind.
N – Nicola Anne
Nicola Harvey–Rowley is the wedding dress designer behind this British brand, renowned for its elegance. Her designs are timeless with a twist – classic silhouettes in frosty white, as well as blush metallic shades and the softest of pinks.
O is for Olvi’s
Detail is key to the styles from this gorgeous brand; Olvi’s mixes vintage and modern elements to create ultra-pretty, flattering gowns. Tulle is used in a big way in skirts, trains and necklines, creating an iconic bohemian look with French stretch lace, sexy necklines, illusion backs and some sheer sides.
P – Paloma Blanca
You can expect to discover pretty and flattering styles by this much-loved brand. From figure-hugging fit-and-flare styles, to Grecian inspired flowing gowns – there is a diverse range on offer for brides to discover. Check out Paloma Blanca’s glorious detailing from keyhole and ultra-low backs, to pretty sweetheart necklines and sparkling belts.
Q – Qiana
British wedding dress designer Qiana Bridal specialise in luxury bridal gowns that can be tweaked and adjusted to suit your requirements. Their gorgeous designs are inspired by the glamour of the 1950s.
R – Ronald Joyce
Embellishments and bead work are what makes Ronald Joyce wedding dresses stand out. You can expect a mix of slender silhouettes and princess-style gowns, as well as a mix of high, plunging and sweetheart necks and some pretty halter styles from this brand.
S – Sassi Holford
Sassi Holford is one of the most loved British wedding dress designers, by brides and celebrities alike. This British icon’s designs will not disappoint – classic styles with outstanding structure come with a fresh twist. The fabulous cut and quality fabrics of her designer wedding dresses speak volumes.
T – Theia
On the cutting edge of fashion, this is a collection that on-trend brides will love. The gowns are cut from gorgeous fabrics, from plush satin and soft silk, to the finest lace. Modern twists on classic styles, and even some daring nods to decades past, these gowns will suit cool, edgy brides down to the ground.
U – Ugo Zaldi
Ugo Zaldi is a wedding dress designer that combines French style with Italian design, resulting in a romantic, sultry range of bridal gowns, ideal for fashion-forward brides.
V – Victoria Kay
There’s a whole host of stand-out trends in a Victoria Kay bridal collection. From cap sleeves to touches of pattern and some glorious mermaid styles that modern brides will love, you’re bound to find something to suit your style. Based in the UK, this brand has home-grown talent in abundance.
W – Wendy Makin
The sheer elegance and simplicity of these designs make the gowns stand out in all the right ways. Brisbane-based Wendy Makin knows exactly how to dress modern brides, so it’s easy to see why she’s recognised as one of Australia’s best wedding dress designers.
Y – Yolan Cris
Barcelona-based bridal brand Yolan Cris specialise in couture wedding dresses. Using only the highest quality fabrics and exceptional detailing, brides can discover a selection of untraditional wedding dresses designed to make them stand out.
Z – Zetterberg Couture
This Swedish brand has put a fresh spin on vintage styles when it comes to bridalwear. There is a real mix of classic silhouettes with contemporary updates, using fabrics in stylish and sometimes unexpected ways.
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