There’s a reason why modern brides are opting for sexy wedding dresses. And we’re pretty sure it has to do with the level of epic-ness you’re about to see in the 14 daring bridal gowns below. You’ll see that sexy can be flirty + femme, haute couture or even sophisticated chic. With strappy backs, plunging necklines, high slits, off-the-shoulder swoops and even nude bodices with nothing but intricate embroidery… these wedding dresses for modern romantics will stop you in your tracks! Shall we, friend?
Okay, this fairytale number from Caire Pettibone is a good place to start. Flower appliques, fine laces and sheer details all add up to one dreamy dress we can’t take our eye off of it.
Photo + gown by Grace Loves Lace
This open back gown with a sizzling hot slit has a place in the world. In our closets. I mean it doesn’t get much better than the embroidered lace in peony swirls.
Photo by Rebecca Hollis ,starry gown and cape by Galia Lahav
Hello, ethereal beaut! You had us at something blue. This fanciful number from Tatyana Marenyuk is equal parts princess and straight up goddess with it’s twirly silhouette, ruched bodice and playful chiffon.
Raise your hand if you’re also getting Carrie Bradshaw vibes from this earth-shattering high low with a haute couture bow?
Gowns by Liz Martinez Bridal via Kinsley James Couture bridal boutique
Right then. I think it’s decided that sexy wedding dresses will rule the world (and we don’t have to wait as long as we did for Game of Thrones season 8 for this to come to fruition). So embrace your leading lady and try one of these bold styles on for size. There’s no doubt that all eyes will be on you, and you’ll get to show the world just how trendy can also be timeless.