Most Daring Wedding Dresses From Bridal Fashion Week!

Prepare yourself, these wedding dresses are far from typical. Check out our favorite fashion-forward gowns straight off the runways.
  1. Daring wedding dresses from Bridal Fashion Week Fall 2016

    Every season, wedding dress designers unveil their latest collections, and without fail there are a handful of designs that aren't exactly traditional. We're talking about beautifully designed dresses—not meant for the fainthearted. These are those. Check out some of the most daring dresses from Bridal Fashion Week, below.

  2. Wedding Dress with Cape

    Pronovias wedding dress with cape
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    This Pronovias dress with an ultra-modern cape is perfect if you want a dramatic bridal look but aren't into more traditional veils.

  3. Short Wedding Dress with Fringe

    Carol Hannah short wedding dress with fringe
    Photo by Maria Valentino/MCV Photo

    Planning to dance the night away? Take your second dress to the next level with this flirty Carol Hannah frock covered in iridescent fringe.

  4. Wedding Dress with Dramatic Headpiece

    Galia Lahav mermaid wedding dress
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    As if a lingerie-inspired mermaid gown weren't attention-grabbing enough, Galia Lahav topped off this standout number with medieval headpiece of antlers and fringe.

  5. Deconstructed Wedding Dress

    Hayley Paige wedding dress with floral details

    Leave it to designer Hayley Paige to send something both avant garde and totally gorgeous—like a deconstructed wedding dress covered in colorful blooms—down the runway.

  6. Over-the-Top Ball Gown Wedding Dress

    Pnina Tornai ball gown wedding dress
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    Never one to shy away from the extreme, designer Pnina Tornai wowed us yet again with this over-the-top lace and tulle confection.

  7. Floral Print Wedding Dress

    Houghton floral wedding dress

    Oversize ruffle details make this otherwise girly floral print Houghton gown into a serious fashion statement.

  8. Geometric Wedding Dress

    Inbal Dror crochet wedding dress
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    This sexy Inbal Dror dress combines modern geometric details and unique crocheted fabric for a look that wouldn't be out of place at Studio 54.

  9. Wedding Dress with Lace Shorts

    Ines Di Santo wedding dress with shorts
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    This barely there Ines Di Santo gown puts a new spin on "bridal boudoir." Just detach the tulle train to create a show-stopping sheer pantsuit.

  10. Gold Foil Wedding Dress

    Naeem Khan gold wedding dress

    Designer Naeem Khan took the metallics trend all the way with this gold foil ball gown. How do you top off such an opulent look? A gold crown and matching veil, of course.

  11. Wedding Dress with Geisha Motif

    Theia blue dragon print wedding dress

    We saw lots of printed gowns hit the runway, but Theia put an especially fashion-forward spin on the trend with this blue and gray (and completely transparent!) Geisha-inspired gown.

  12. Black Floral Wedding Dress

    Mark Zunino black floral wedding dress
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    Far from understated, this elaborate Mark Zunino ball gown puts an unforgettable black tie twist on floral prints.

  13. Wedding Dress with Origami Bodice

    angel sanchez layered dress
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    This dress from Angel Sanchez Spring 2016 collection was all about fabric to create layers and layers of texture.

  14. Lace Playsuit

    elizabeth fillmore lace jumpsuit
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    Show off your fashion-forward style and a bohemian vibe with this sexy lace jumpsuit from Elizabeth Fillmore Spring 2016 presentation!

  15. Ivory Fringe Mini Dress

    Houghton ivory fringe mini dress
    Photo by Maria Valentino / MCV Photo

    Wear a dress that represents your unique personality with this fringe mini from the Houghton Spring 2016 collection— the perfect blend of world traveler and free-spirited vibes.

  16. Wedding Dress with High-Collar Embellished Neckline

    Ines di Santo high-collar dress
    Photo by Maria Valentino / MCV Photo

    You can't get more sparkle than this embellished neckline from Ines Di Santo Spring 2016 runway presentation.

  17. Wedding Dress with Feathered Full Skirt

    Kelly Faetanini feather skirt
    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    Who knew something so soft and fluffy could looks so edgy? This feathered skirt (paired with a sparkly crop top) from Kelly Faetanini Spring 2016 runway made us officially ostrich feather-obsessed.

  18. Wedding Dress with 3-D Butterfly Crop Top

    Theia butterfly crop top
    Photo by Maria Valentino / MCV Photo

    Inspired by illustrations from the Victorian age, this butterfly embellish crop top from the Theia Spring 2016 collection was both etherial and whimsical.

  19. Ruffled Wedding Dress

    Photo by Kurt Wilberding

    It's impossible to ignore a dress this massive. With ruffles on ruffles on ruffles, this wedding dress from Lazaro's Spring 2015 collection took tiers to the extreme.

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