With elegant lace, delicate embellishments, and the most luxurious fabrics in the apparel industry, Wedding Dresses are the most coveted garment in the imaginations of women everywhere.
But let's be real, wearing a wedding dress can sometimes be a heavy, uncomfortable, keep-your-back-straight-the-whole-time kind of experience, and let's not even mention the price (Although thisexperience is significantly lessened with Fashionably Yours' collection of expertly-crafted wedding dresses!). After the pomp and ceremony of the marriage ritual is over, and it comes the time to hit the dance floor, you want to be wearing something comfortable and affordable without sacrificing the glamour, elegance and attention of your bridal style (It is still YOUR day after all).
If you're a bride who loves to make a scene with a glamorous fashion moment without breaking the bank twice, check out our 6 best wedding reception gowns that offer a little something more to your second bridal look than just another white dress.
This dazzling and unique white look from Jadore Evening presents the mermaid silhouette and slight train evident in many contemporary bridal looks, with some creative license that makes it perfect as a second bridal look for your wedding reception. The criss-crossing pattern that fans across the Kyla dress is reminiscent of Australian flora, highlighted by glittering white sequins from head to toe. Look sexy and stylish in comfort with the deep illusion V neckline, flattering neckline and the incredible open lace-tie back.
Pure white ballgowns are a wedding staple. Shake it up a bit with the open and airy textured lace-look overlay of the Kori gown, a gorgeous choice for summer wedding receptions. Cast off the stuffy wedding gown and embrace the breeze in the movement afforded by the A-line ballgown silhouette of this Jadore Evening dress. The leafy pattern of the lace creates an interesting scalloped texture across the floor-length hem and the the sweetheart neckline. Overall, this bridal reception dress is for the whimsical yet elegant woman who is not afraid to deviate from the norm.
Walk in to your wedding reception shimmering & shining in silver with Alexandria. This glitzy full sequined number from Tania Olsen is a super glamorous way to mix up the pure white lace bridal aesthetic, while still keeping you as the focal point of the entire wedding celebration. The subtle ruched detailing, slight stretch, faux wrap design and the ultra sexy thigh-high slit provide a super flattering and movable fit for any body shape.
It is impossible to talk about Jadore's Beatrix gown without first addresses the stunning gold leaf-esque detailing. The smattering of the lustrous metallic gold foil along the textured embossed white organza forms a subtle white cherry blossom print across the entire dress that is absolutely irresistible. The flared skirt of the A-line silhouette gives you the freedom to move around and cut some moves on the dance floor with ease. With the high-low hemline and off-the-shoulder neckline, this contemporary design is the perfect blend of flirty, feminine and fun to rock your reception.
Take the gold leaf look one step further by dousing your wedding reception look with liquid gold. Also available in white for less deviation from a recognisable bridal style, the sensual satin flows uninterrupted from the bodice to form a sleek and light-weight mermaid silhouette. All the drama of this Jadore Evening gown sits in the sheer boned illusion deep V corset, enveloped with bead work and lace applique. Super generous around the bust and hips, the Eve dress is especially perfect as a wedding reception dress for the curvier brides.
Tania Olsen's Damalia dress is a full ballgown style evening gown that will look absolutely jaw-dropping as a bridal reception dress. The scoop-neck structured bodice is fully encased with glittering beads and sequins, as well as floral applique embellishment interrupting the waistline, accentuating and disguising in all the right places for a super flattering fit. Along with the subtly shimmering glitter skirt, you will have a complete princess moment at your reception in Damalia!