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.
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Some well-placed plumes turn a simple birdcage veil into a serious fashion moment.
Veils are the iconic bridal accessory, but with so many options to choose from, how do you know which one’s right for you and right with your wedding dress? Follow these tips to perfectly top off your look.