You'll Totally Shine in These Champagne & Gold Wedding Dresses
It's no secret that the traditional white wedding dress isn't for every bride. In fact, many women are ditching the the stark white and ivory hues in favor of dazzling gold wedding dresses that totally pop. Not only does the metallic champagne and gold tones create a warm vintage feel, but the color choice also creates instant glamour, no matter the gown's silhouette or embellishment. Another bonus: Gold wedding dresses look amazing on a variety of skin tones—the hue is oh-so flattering as well as eye-catching. If you've already committed to wearing white on your wedding day, these looks make amazing reception or after-party dresses, as well as rehearsal dinner looks. Check out some of our favorite dazzling gold wedding gowns that outshine the rest.
Leave it to Jenny Packham to deliver a standout gold sheath that's nothing short of perfection. As the metallic ombré sequin beading drips down the form-fitting sleeveless gown with bateau neckline, it's clear this refined cocktail dress is all about easy elegance.
Jenny Packham strapless sequin ombré gown, $3,775, SaksFifthAvenue.com
This lace gown isn't your typical white dress — instead it brings the element of surprise in a warm gold tone with beaded lace appliques, an illusion button back and tulle godet skirt.
Galina Signature beaded plunging v-neck wedding dress, $1,058, DavidsBridal.com
With a high neck, sleek silhouette and modern back, this slinky beaded gold dress is simply chic. The floor-length gown isn't just for a bridesmaid dress option, it will also shine for the bride on her wedding day.
BHLDN Conroy dress, $275, Anthropologie.com
A statement gold cape drapes from shimmering-gold gown's beaded illusion neckline as if it was dripping down your back. From the beaded floral details to the lamé fabric's liquid feel, this graceful gold dress exudes decadence.
Pamella Roland cape detail lamé caftan gown, $4,995, Nordstrom.com
If you're looking for a feminine champagne wedding dress with an illusion neckline, this beaded ball gown is a must-see. The beaded floral appliqué details cascading down the A-line organza skirt make this metallic sleeveless bridal look a statement bridal look.
Lara Alana appliqued organza ball gown, $658, DavidsBridal.com
For anyone looking for a glamorous gold wedding dress with an ethereal feel, this A-line almond stunner makes for a statement bridal gown. The delicate floral embroidery and glittering sequin accents will leave you swooning and the sparkling belt completes the look.
Bronx & Banco Amora dress, $440, Anthropologie.com
At first, fall in love with the sweetheart illusion neckline but once you try on this comfortable cap-sleeve ball gown, you'll never look back. The A-symmetrical beaded details flowing down the tulle skirt add delicate details to this champagne and gold evening dress.
Lara beaded tulle cap sleeve A-line wedding dress, $698, DavidsBridal.com
For the ultimate gown that exudes over-the-top grandeur, there's nothing that will outdo this long-sleeve Mac Duggal gold wedding gown. The beaded lace dress is worthy of royalty with a sultry illusion bodice and back and pleated overskirt.
Mac Duggal lace and beaded Gown, $798, Macys.com
The three-dimensional floral appliques pop on this champagne tulle gown. The plunging neckline and v back add to this wedding dress's feminine-meets-vintage vibe.
Melissa Sweet wedding dress with plunging neckline, $1,258, DavidsBridal.com
From the soft champagne and pastel embroidery embellishing the Swiss-dot tulle skirt to the ribbon waste and deep-V back, this flowing gown combines whimsy with romance.
Needle & Thread Petunia gown, $619, Anthropologie.com
Jaws will hit the floor when you come out in this ethereal Oscar de la Renta gown. With an airy cape, plunging v-neck, open lattice waist, and ombre beaded tulle, this refined gown is simply enchanting.
Oscar de la Renta embellished tulle cape gown, $9,990, SaksFifthAvenue.com
The floral beaded embroidery that continues down to the hemline gives this long-sleeve champagne dress a boho feel.
BHLDN Belize dress, $275, Anthropologie.com
An asymmetrical neckline with dramatic one-shoulder detail completes this glossy gold pleated dress.
Tre by Natalie Ratabasi metallic pleated one-shoulder gown, $2,990, SaksFifthAvenue.com
This one-shoulder gown has a couture feel with textured metallic thread that catches the light. The subtle gold shine gives the appearance of beading but with a modern feel.
BHLDN Midas dress, $230, Anthropologie.com
Be a strong goddess on your wedding day in this one-shoulder tailored gown with flowing cape sleeve. From the silky rose gold satin fabric to the flattering offset front ruching, this gown is a contemporary twist on a grecian-inspired wedding dress.
Aidan Mattox one-shoulder caped gown, $262, Bloomingdales.com
This figure-flaunting champagne and gold mermaid dress is modern meets regal. The swirling beaded details and sculpted neckline create an architectural feel that sets this bridal look apart from the rest.
Marsoni beaded off-the-shoulder mermaid gown, $350, Nordstrom.com
With a boat neckline, off-the-shoulder cap sleeve, and blooming pattern formed from gold beading, this vintage-inspired gown is perfect for the nontraditional bride.
Tadashi Shoji Odette dress, $430, Anthropologie.com
Flaunt your shoulders in this dreamy gown with soft layers of champagne gathered tulle.
Mac Duggal off-the-shoulder tulle ball gown, $398, Nordstrom.com
This Rene Ruiz gown with metallic lace overlay brings old-world glamour to a modern wedding look. The contrasting mixed metals make the gown's delicate floral details pop and the off-the-shoulder sweetheart neckline is simply stunning.
Rene Ruiz off-the-shoulder sweetheart short-sleeve metallic lace gown, $695, LastCall.com
This opulent gold wedding gown offers an ethereal vibe with a strapless neckline, whimsical flutter sleeves, and scattered shimmering embellishments.
Rene Ruiz Collection flutter-sleeve beaded gown, $599, SaksOff5th.com
Bring a vintage feel to your bridal look with this dazzling gold gown. The ornate sequin details, jeweled waist, and slight train bring the glamour while transforming this sleeveless wedding dress into a regal gown.
Mac Duggal sequin strapless sweetheart neck evening gown, $558, Nordstrom.com
This whimsical strapless ball gown has everything the nontraditional bride is looking for: from the soft gold color palette to the glittering star embellishments that twinkle across the flowing fabric, everything about this tulle wedding dress is effortless.
Joanna August Brenda dress, $325, Anthropologie.com
This dark metallic Pronovias gown brings the drama with a textured brocade fabric that looks like gold brush strokes. The zipper back completes the modern feel of this bold strapless wedding gown.
Pronovias strapless metallic brocade ball gown, $850, Nordstrom.com
This gold wedding dress brings the drama with a halter neckline, lace appliques accented with sparkling sequins, and a chapel train. Turn heads as you float down the aisle with shimmering floral accents and traditional button detailing down the back.
Galina Signature all-over lace applique halter plus size ball gown, $1,458, DavidsBridal.com
Turn heads in this statement Mac Duggal ball gown. This floor-length dress exudes modern sophistication with an off-the-shoulder bodice and rich metallic gold hue.
Mac Duggal off-the-shoulder metallic ball gown, $398, Nordstrom.com
For a show-stopping ball gown, look no further than this stunning backless gold wedding gown. The a low scoop back completes the pleated bodice and a shinning sequin overlay out-sparkles all of the competition.
Glamour by Terani sequin spaghetti strap low back ball gown, $300, DavidsBridal.com
This textured gold jacquard ball gown combines an antique feel with modern sophistication thanks to the plunging neckline, deep v-back with cutout straps, and long train.
Mac Duggal metallic jacquard ball gown, $598, Nordstrom.com