Wedding Dresses with Pretty Sleeves

Wedding Dresses with Pretty Sleeves.

Some of the most timeless wedding gowns in history feature sleeves. And a recent resurgence has us seeing all kinds of dreamy, elegant and swoon-worthy designs. Lace, sheer, beaded, cap and colored – no matter the look, sleeves are as stylish as ever.

Sheer lace sleeves provide a modern twist on a classic style. With a bold floral flair, these long lace sleeves are a balance between traditional and trendy.

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For full-on floral inspiration, sheer sleeves with floral embellishments are feminine and interesting. This bride matches her floral crown to the floral details of her long-sleeved gown for a complete look head to toe.

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This sheer gown features dainty lace sleeves that exude a delicate antiquity.

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This blush-colored gown features textured sleeves that are soft and stunning to match the bodice. The unique fabric is balanced with sheer trim.

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Imaginative beadwork adds an eye-popping element to this sheer modern design. Multi-colored beadwork and embroidery drips down the sleeves for an artistic and dreamy impression.

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For lace-free, contemporary style, structured, beaded long sleeves are paired with a halter-style bodice for a sleek modern look.

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Lace illusion fabric that gives way to long sleeves is utterly romantic and completely unforgettable.

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These scalloped sleeves embellished with statement beading continue down the back of the gown for a touch of vintage glam.

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If you’re not into full-sleeves, three-quarter sleeves with an off-the-shoulder neckline is a classic style. These sleeves are dressed up with ample floral details for an ultra-feminine impression.

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Cap sleeves are darling and perfect for warm weather. These intricately beaded cap sleeves echo sensational vintage style.

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Whether it’s a style you crave or you just prefer to cover your shoulders, sleeves have always been, and always will be, romantic and elegant. And no matter what, if you slip into a gown with sleeves, you’ll be an instant classic on your wedding day.

Credits from top to bottom: Vasia Photography | The cablookfotolab | Sposto Photography | Eric Kelley Photography | Peter & Veronika | Alicia Swedenborg | jose villa | O'Malley Photographers | Stephanie Brazzle Photography | Rebecca Arthurs

FashionMichelle Butler