10 Accessories You Never Knew You Could Wear on Your Wedding Day

Check out these ready-to-wear accessories that give some edge to any bridal look.
by Shelley Brown
  1. gold statement necklace and handcuff
    Katrine Rohrberg

    It's no secret we're obsessed with ready-to-wear-inspired wedding dress trends—we couldn't get enough of the colorful dresses and daring deep V-necks from designers like Christian Siriano and Ines Di Santo during Bridal Fashion Week. And we're just as amazed by fashion-forward accessories that seamlessly transition from the runway to your wedding day. From shoulder chains to modern tiaras, it's never been so easy to personalize your bridal style. The best thing about sporting these edgy add-ons? You can definitely wear them again.

    Check out 10 surprising accessories for the trendy bride, below.

  2. Leather Moto Jacket

    leather motorcycle jacket

    A leather moto jacket dresses down a formal ball gown or adds extra polish to a bridal pantsuit.

    Top Shop White Leather Biker jacket, $360, TopShop.com

  3. Crystal Diadem

    crystal and gold headband

    This isn't your typical tiara. Raw crystals and a geometric motif give this crown a modern feel.

    Karen Wolf Danielle circlet, $400, KarenWolf.com

  4. Pearl Ear Crawler

    pearl ear cuff

    Love statement earrings? Switch it up with an understated ear crawler or ear cuff. Pair with an updo or fishtail braid for maximum ear exposure.

    Chloé Darcey gold-plated faux pearl ear cuff, $250, Net-A-Porter.com

  5. Cape Jacket

    white bridal cape

    Get the fashion-forward feel of a cape and the flattering structure of a blazer with this trendy hybrid.

    BCBG Max Azria Cape jacket, $228, LordandTaylor.com

  6. Gold Belt

    Gold Belt

    Take a cue from ready-to-wear style and put a sleek metallic belt over your wedding dress. Another plus: Wider belts are instantly slimming.

    ASOS Full Metal waist belt, $49, ASOS.com

  7. Back Necklace

    Intricate open backs have been hot for a few seasons. Take the glamour up a notch with a long back necklace.

    Ben Amun Long Back necklace, $205, CharmandChain.com

  8. Glittery Sneakers

    silver glitter sneakers

    Ditch the heels after your ceremony and dance the night away in disco-worthy kicks.

    Chiara Ferragni Two Tone Flirting slip on Sneakers, $310, Revolve.com

  9. Right-Hand Rings

    gold stacking rings

    Who says you can't wear a right-hand ring (or five) on your wedding day? Get in on the stacking ring trend with these simple, chic ones in hammered gold.

    Freida Rothman Stackable rings, $275 for set of 5, Nordstrom.com

  10. Shoulder Chain

    shoulder chain

    If you're sporting a strapless dress with a bohemian vibe, try accentuating your bare shoulders with an unexpected shoulder chain.

    Sara Gabriel Reina shoulder necklace, $320, BHLDN.com

  11. Jelly Sandals

    jelly sandals

    The plastic sandals of your childhood have been given a sophisticated upgrade. Brightly colored bridal jellies are perfect for a casual reception or bridal shower.

    Sophia Webster Wifey for Lifey flat sandal, $450, SophiaWebster.com

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