Is individuality the key component of your look? Are you a bride who is looking for an alternative to the everyday wedding gown? Alternative wedding gowns can come in all shapes and sizes and encompass options such as Victorian, gothic, medieval, romantic and vintage styles.
However elaborate your desired look is, you can be assured that you will find something to meet your expectations and beyond!
Fantasy wedding dresses are greatly influenced by medieval, fantasy, elfin, fairy and celtic styles, as well as the earth and nature. Intricate detailing, exquisite fabrics and stunning colours are used in combination with one another to create spectacular gowns that are guaranteed to impress!
The Uber team has brought together some of the key elements which make up the fantasy range, so take a browse through the products listed below and find the perfect dress for you.
Mira’s brand new collection of wedding gowns is inspired by the glass sculptures of Czech artist Vaclav Ciglar where the dresses appear to have the sharp angles and reflective facets of panes of glass, but are created using the softest fabrics. By utilising silk georgette, raw silk, chiffon and silk organza, the elegant Beatrice gown offers a distinctive and unique look.
Zuhair Murad is a world renowned designer who has created this stunning Amaryllis wedding gown for the new collection which creates a look of complete fantasy and enchantment. The heavily embellished bodice leads gently into a tiered skirt which is beautifully decorated with flowers and plenty of sparkle to ensure that you shine on your special day!
Rivendell Bridal - Designs by Emily Jane
If you are getting married in a medieval setting, why not arrive in the style of the building? The Titania dress is designed by Emily Jane Forsyth and is a stunning fairy/fantasy style gown created from silk dupion or lightweight duchesse satin with organza sleeves and layers over the skirt.
The boned bodice uses a totally unique and unusual shaping of points and scoops on the neckline and waistline. The dress has a lace up feature on both the front and the back, which is intricately decorated with hand painted and beaded flowers and leaves.
With a full skirt, the dress uses gathers, a net petticoat and swathes of organza to form the sumptuous and elegant look. The organza is gathered with hand-painted, beaded and structured flowers.
Enzoani has created this incredibly beautiful strapless sweetheart wedding dress which offers a slightly understated fantasy style which echoes the ultimate glamour statement. The ruched bodice gives an elegant silhouette and the tulle mermaid skirt incorporates taffeta flowers and lace appliques.
Oscar De La Renta offers the ultimate in modern sophistication coupled with fantasy. This elaborately decorated wedding gown features a silk organza lily-of-the-valley guipure embroidered peasant blouse and a mahogany silk floral brocade skirt with silk flower satin ribbon to provide a unique and distinctive look.
JULIET & ROMEO
A new romantic and daring collection from Atelier Aimee for today’s modern bride. Swarovski embroideries on fitted and boned bodices with crystal effect wool, presented with boleros and long and short coats, romantic bows in duchess satin and silk organza ruffles epitomise this beautiful collection.
THE PORTRAIT COLLECTION
This incredible collection from Elizabeth Emanuel oozes glamour and fantasy at every level. The wedding dresses are cut from a traditional mould and finished with eye-catching tucks and pleats, oversized beading and a stunning illusion of sheer fabrics displayed in a variety of couture techniques and styles.
Searching for a different look?
So, is a fantasy dress not the style for you? Take a look through our other wedding dress pages; there are hundreds of dresses from simple and plain gowns through to heaviliy embellished gowns to inspire you!