20 Gorgeous Plus-Size Wedding Dresses

These gowns will look amazing on your curvy figure.
by The Knot
  1. Plus size wedding dresses

    We're firm believers that there's a wedding dress out there for every bride—whether you have an athletic, tall, apple-shaped or hourglass figure. And this might surprise you, but you don't have to stick to the uber-flattering fit-and-flare silhouette if you're looking for a dress that does your curves justice. In fact, some of the trendiest styles out there—from dramatic ball gowns to sexy mermaids—look amazing on a lot of different body types. What's the key to finding your perfect fit? An open mind. Shop some of our favorite wedding dresses below. We are thrilled that designers are offering more plus size options in their collections for curvy brides. The best part? Even if they aren't pictured on a plus size model, they're all available to order in plus size!

  2. Wedding Dress With Floral Embellishments

    Enaura Bridal Couture floral plus size wedding dress

    Floral embellishments is one of the trends we're loving from Bridal Fashion Week—it's soft and feminine. This detail is a perfect fit for a garden wedding.

    Dress by Enaura Bridal Couture

  3. Wedding Dress With Long Lace Sleeves

    David's Bridal lace long sleeved plus size wedding dress

    Whether you're looking for a more modest wedding dress or you're just into the long-sleeve trend, lace sleeves make a simple gown feel instantly elegant.

    Dress by David's Bridal

  4. Wedding Dress With V-Neckline

    Hayley Paige V neck embellished plus size wedding dress with blush undertones

    You can't lose with this sweet, sparkly style: An A-line silhouette works for every body type, while a deep V-neck shows off a pretty décolletage.

    Dress by Hayley Paige

  5. Wedding Dress With Cap Sleeves

    Watters plus size cap sleeve wedding dress

    Cap sleeves are an elegant alternative to the strapless look. They give just enough arm coverage but still draw attention to your collarbones. An allover lace pattern works well with a vintage wedding theme.

    Dress by Wtoo

  6. Wedding Dress With Ruched Bodice

    Lazaro mermaid dress with ruched bodice plus size wedding dress

    This mermaid-style dress will hug your curves in all the right places, and its sweetheart neckline adds the right amount of feminine sex appeal. The pleating details create a flattering line while the full bottom adds balance to play up your assets.

    Dress by Lazaro

  7. Column Wedding Dress

    Watters plus size lace wedding dress

    If you're opting for a column gown, go for one with a V-neckline that gathers slightly at the waist—it will elongate your frame and accentuate your hourglass shape.

    Dress by Wtoo

  8. Wrap Dress With Bell Sleeves

    Stone Fox Bride and Eloquii plus size  lace sleeves wedding dress

    A lace hemline and bell sleeves have us dreaming of a boho wedding. Give off romantic, vintage vibes with this wrap dress silhouette that was made for twirling on the dance floor.

    Dress by Stone Fox Bride and Eloquii

  9. Blush Wedding Dress

    Watters pink plus size wedding dress

    The best thing about a lighter blush hue? It's flattering on pretty much every skin tone. Up the romantic appeal with a full organza skirt.

    Dress by Wtoo

  10. Wedding Dress With Illusion Neckline

    Allure Bridals plus size wedding dress with illusion neckline

    An illusion style is a gorgeous way to bring up the neckline of your dress without looking too conservative.

    Dress by Allure Bridals

  11. Wedding Dress With Empire Waist

    Watters plus size empire waist wedding gown

    An empire waist is the perfect silhouette for pear-shaped brides. It brings the eye upward to your narrow rib cage and skims over the hips and thighs. The lace tiers is a trend right off the runways.

    Dress by Wtoo

  12. Strapless Modified Ball Gown Wedding Dress

    Jasmine Bridal strapless modified ball gown plus size wedding dress

    This strapless gown has amazing sparkle details and the right structure to keep you comfortable on your wedding day. Having a dress with a dropped waist not only elongates the torso, it also adds extra support, so you wont be pulling at your dress all night.

    Dress by Jasmine

  13. Classic Satin Strapless Dress

    Legends by Romona Keveza strapless satin plus size wedding dress

    Traditional satin is perfectly paired with a modern silhouette creating a timeless gown. This strapless stunner is perfect for a black tie affair, and the clean lines of the dress add an elegant vibe.

    Dress by Legends by Romona Keveza

  14. Wedding Dress With Ball Gown Skirt

    Wtoo Curves tiered ball gown plus size wedding dress

    This modern ball gown is sure to be a showstopper. We love the top layer of horsehair tiers mixed with feminine floral details. And a ball gown silhouette is extremely classic and flattering.

    Dress by Wtoo Curve

  15. Dress With Embellished Bodice and Straps

    Maggie Sottero plus size fit and flare wedding dress

    This elegant fit-and-flare gown is the perfect balance of sexy and sweet. The soft hue and wispy fabric are complemented by the fitted bodice and intricate beadwork. The embellished straps add a touch of elegance—and extra added support.

    Dress by Maggie Sottero

  16. Silk Slip Wedding Dress

    Stone Fox Bride and Eloquii plus size silk slip wedding dress

    Go more sultry for your wedding day with a silk slip gown. Its soft, flowing fabric and simple neckline allow your curves to shine.

    Dress by Stone Fox Bride and Eloquii

  17. Tulle Wedding Dress

    Watters plus size tulle wedding dress

    Want to give off an ethereal vibe? Choose a weightless fabric like tulle for a fluttery effect that's also extra-slimming.

    Dress by Wtoo

  18. Wedding Dress With Beaded Belt

    Allure Bridals plus size ball gown wedding dress

    Strategic beadwork and ruching on the bodice of this dress brings attention to the smallest part of your body, while a more voluminous skirt makes your waist appear even smaller. Who doesn't want that?

    Dress by Allure Bridals

  19. Wedding Dress With Tiered Full Skirt

    Wtoo plus size wedding dress with tiered full skirt

    Layered tiers were all over the Bridal Fashion Week runways this season. This dress style is flattering on all body types—it gives added definition to the waistline.

    Dress by Wtoo Curve

  20. Tea-Length Wedding Dress

    Davids Bridal plus size tea length wedding dress

    A tea-length dress is the perfect middle ground for brides who want a wedding gown with a flirty hemline that feels more sophisticated than a cocktail dress. This retro-inspired silhouette is just begging for a birdcage veil.

    Dress by David's Bridal

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