Think wearing a veil has to feel uber-traditional? Think again. From architectural pleated styles to fashion-forward embellished bird cages, wearing a veil is an easy way to channel your personal style on your wedding day. And, there are a surprising number of ways to rock this distinctly bridal accessory. Feeling boho-chic? Place a flower crown over an elbow-length veil. Going for a more royal vibe? Pair a sheer style with a gilded crown.
Keep scrolling to see new, modern ways to update this gorgeous tradition.
photo by Tom Corbett
Some well-placed plumes turn a simple birdcage veil into a serious fashion moment.