In term of bridal fashion, vintage wedding dresses are considered one of the most everlasting ideas. It is so unique if we see it from modern perspective. But you will really love it once you see or even try it. Vintage style tends to make you look beautiful and elegant. It is even this idea may be popular in your grandma’s era. Well, if you are interested in applying or wearing it in your special day, there are some things you should know related to the vintage bridal dress. Here they are.
The Application of Lace
Okay, in common, almost all wedding dresses are presented with lace mainly for the outer layer. And it is actually even for the modern dress. But do you know where this idea is started? Of course, since so many decades ago. Indeed, lace itself can simply add the sense of feminine and graceful for anybody who wear it. And if you like your appearance is really vintage, using lace as the main design is never wrong.
Simple and Modest Designs
Many of modern wedding dresses are indeed focused on simplicity and minimalism. But actually, this idea is already started even from some decades ago. It was when many brides decide to ignore glamorous wedding dress ideas along with its ruffles, gleaming accents, and ball gown skirt. They then chose a sort of dresses which is simple and modest, just like their dresses worn for going to church. But yap, the dresses are still designed in more elegant way to make them a real bride.
Long, Tea-Length, and Medium-Length Skirt
This is iconic. Many brides are still interested in applying a kind of long wedding dresses of course. But some of them may feel better with medium or tea-length wedding dresses. And until recent days, when we see brides with such wedding dresses, we can simply conclude that what they wear are the vintage or retro wedding dresses.
Mermaid Skirt is Stunning as Well
Mainly for you who want to show your beautiful body shape, this idea is never wrong. In fact, mermaid dresses can give you many other advantages. It can make your body looks slimmer and taller. And wearing mermaid dresses along with lace accent, it is so vintage.
White and White-like Colors
White is a very common color for wedding dress and it is also really good for vintage idea. But it is not only white actually. You can also try other white-like colors like ivory, mustard, and beige. What makes it interesting is, those colors are so vintage.
The application of sleeves
Strapless ideas are more about modern design actually. And for vintage inspired wedding, it seems those dresses with sleeves are more recommended. Whether the sleeves are long or short, it depends on your taste and condition. Sure, for winter wedding, long sleeves are better to wear while short sleeves are more appropriate for spring or summer wedding.