Shopping for your wedding dress as a curvy bride can feel challenging – but it shouldn’t have to. More and more bridal brands are creating wearable and stylish designs in sizes that reflect real-life women. We’ve rounded up our edit of our favourite wedding dresses for curvy brides – read on to see the best plus size bridal gowns.
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Gorgeous Wedding Dresses for Curvy Brides
88021 – Justin Alexander
Having a fuller figure often comes with a fuller cleavage, and if you want to show off a sexy hint of it, the 88021 by Justin Alexander is the perfect pick. The shoulder straps offer support, but that sheer panel in the bodice keeps it daring.
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Gloria – Modeca Curves
The waist detailing and textured straps on this beautiful Modeca gown makes it extremely flattering – the delicate embroidery draws the eyes to an hourglass figure. Wear your hair effortlessly swept back to show off the pretty straps.
Tuscany – Maggie Sottero
Embrace your curves and really show them off with the Tuscany bridal look from Maggie Sottero. The lace applique on the dress follows the body’s natural curves, resulting in an hourglass shape no one will be able to tear their eyes away from.
Y21810 – Sophia Tolli
Shopping for a plus size wedding dress doesn’t mean you can’t rock an alternative wedding dress. The Y21810 from Sophia Tolli is the ideal pick for a curvy bride that wants to make a statement on her wedding day. The bold black detail and detailed detachable train will make an impact.
C18921 – Special Day BB Plus
The BB Plus range from Special Day stands for Beautiful Bride – and you’ll be a beautiful bride in this gown! It’s the ideal pick for brides who want that classic, princess look with a strapless ball gown.
88023 – Justin Alexander
You won’t be able to swap twirling in this full-skirted beauty from Justin Alexander. The ruffled skirt is so on trend, and the sparkling waist belt will help define your silhouette.
3254 – Julietta by Morilee
Love the shape of strapless wedding dresses but need a little more support? The 3254 by Julietta by Morilee has a flattering sweetheart neckline but offers extra support with wide shoulder straps in a pretty lace fabric.
Y21825 – Sophia Tolli
Obsessed with the fishtail wedding dress trend? The Y21825 from Sophia Tolli has a fabulous fishtail shape that will flatter the figure of the curvy bride. We love the mesh detail on the neckline too.
Bianca – True Brides Curves Collection
The Curves Collection from True Brides is a dreamy capsule collection full of beautiful plus size wedding dresses for curvy brides. The Bianca is so romantic – we can’t get enough of that off-the-shoulder neckline and the stylish lace detailing.
88052 – Justin Alexander
If you love the off-the-shoulder look but want a bit more security, consider the 88052 by Justin Alexander. This wedding dress features delicate shoulder straps for added support and a beautiful blush-hued skirt – ideal if you want a pink wedding dress.
3257 – Julietta by Morilee
V-necklines look great on fuller figured brides, as they allow for a hint of cleavage without the worry of any potential slips. The 3257 from Morilee’s Julietta range is a serious contender if you’re looking for wedding dresses for curvy brides – it hugs you in all the right places.
Y21830 – Sophia Tolli
The corset back on the Y21830 by Sophia Tolli will allow you to make sure the dress fits you perfectly, pulling in at the waist. We love the sheer shoulder straps, balanced out by the lace-trimmed hem.
W185 – True Bride Curves
If you love the glamour of the 1920s, you’re going to love the W185 from True Bride’s Curves Collection – it features lots of glamorous detailing inspired by the roaring 20s.
88055 – Justin Alexander
Wedding dresses with sleeves continue to be popular and the 88055 by Justin Alexander is the perfect choice if you’re looking for a gown that will provide you with a bit more coverage on your big day.
Glorietta– Maggie Sottero
The shape and style of the Glorietta look from Maggie Sottero is sleek and simple, perfect for those who don’t want too much fuss. The elegant lace applique adds a glamorous touch.
3258 – Julietta by Morilee
This elegant lace wedding dress by Julietta by Morilee is ideal for romantic brides. The stylish off-the-shoulder neckline would work perfectly with a stylish wedding updo.
Liesl – Rebecca Ingram
The pale nude hue of the Liesl from Rebecca Ingram is a dream come true for brides who don’t want the classic ivory wedding dress. This dress would be right at home at a destination wedding on the beach.
BB19502 – Special Day BB Plus
Satin is really having a moment – the impact of Meghan Markle’s wedding dress is still ongoing! This full-skirted satin beauty from Special Day’s BB Plus range is ideal if you want to emulate some royal wedding style.
Matilda – Maggie Sottero
If boho is more your vibe, you’ll love the whimsical Matilda dress by Maggie Sottero. They’ve got lots of wedding dresses for curvy brides, but this one really captures the boho spirit.
BB19520 – Special Day BB Plus
This dazzlingly white bridal gown will look amazing with a tan – read our guide to fake tanning for your wedding. The ruffled skirt of the BB19520 by Special Day’s BB Plus collection is bang on trend, and we love the sparkling straps.
Mayla – Rebecca Ingram
Gold wedding dresses are an emerging trend, set by leading wedding dress designers, and the Mayla by Rebecca Ingram is the perfect pick if you are keen to be part of it. The gorgeous beading on the bodice is cleverly designed to emphasise the contours of your body.
BB191513 – Special Day BB Plus
Fans of tradition will love the BB191513 – the classic style will never date, meaning your wedding photos will always look timeless.
Once you’ve browsed through the best wedding dresses for curvy brides, find the bridalwear shop that stocks them by visiting Wedding Style Collective.
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