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Look amazing on your big day with our alternative wedding dress ideas.

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Be an alternative bride and go against the rules of tradition with an amazing outfit that's as unique as you are! Whether you want to make a statement, or be delightfully dark on your wedding day with a beautifully gothic piece. What better way to celebrate your big day in truly alternative style than with a stunning alternative wedding dress.


Alternative bridal wear has been vastly growing in popularity, with many alt designers and companies now offering an amazing selection of wedding attire. Whilst some may still prefer to stick to tradition, for those that adore alternative style, the rules are made to be broken. Opting for something that goes beyond the classic white dress, and looking amazing in a truly stunning alternative wedding dress.


Thanks to the growing popularity of alternative wedding sites, there's now a world of choice when it comes to alternative bridal wear, with plenty of inspiration to spark those outfit ideas. There's something to suit everyone, and every budget, you can find some outstanding alternative bridal wear ideas, and we've found a few options that you'll just adore, whatever your style!


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Going bespoke.

Go for a truly unique piece and have something that's tailor made to suit your own personal style. From the lavish and dramatic, to something that's classic and understated, you won't be disappointed by the selection on offer from some of our favourite alternative seamstresses and designers.


Alternative seamstresses such as Uptight Clothing & Bride Diva are perfect for those bespoke and made to measure wedding dresses. With some stunning designs to browse through amongst their portfolios, you'll be bound to find the perfect dress!


Swing out in vintage style.

If you prefer the classic mid century look, or something with more of an old Hollywood flair for your big day, then a retro style wedding dress is just perfect for you.


For that perfect vintage style wedding dress Oh My Honey have a wonderful selection of designs, with custom made options also available so you have that perfect dress made to your own specifications.


If it's classic glamour that you prefer, then Fairy Goth Mother are bound to have the right dress for you, with plenty of styles to shop from.


Alternative wedding dress uk

Be beautifully gothic.

If it's something a little darker that you'd prefer then you'll find some stunning gothic designs to choose for the perfect dress.


For a beautifully bespoke piece visit Angels Carrying Saving Weapons. Offering made to measure and custom made services, you can have a beautiful piece made to match your style. Whether you prefer a bustling dress, or something that's elegantly tight lacing.


Gothic wedding dress uk

For a beautiful fairytale dress try Alt Fashion favourites The Dark Angel Design Co. Their stunning creations have long been a reader favourite, and with lush velvets to long flowing gowns amongst their range of designs you won't be disappointed.


If you prefer more a gothic medieval look to your wedding dress, Nine Ladies Design will have the perfect piece for you. With a stunning range of designs to shop from inspired by classic medieval garments.


Buy off the peg.

Rushed for time? Or simply just prefer to skip those long fitting sessions? Then why not shop off the peg and find a beautiful pre made dress that's just perfect for you!


Many alternative companies offer a wide range of dresses that are just perfect for an alternative wedding dress. With a broad range of styles to shop from, you could opt to visit one of your favourite retailers, or why not shop around from some of our favourites!


The 1950's inspired frocks from Vivien of Holloway have adorned many an alternative wedding. With a range of dresses that have been perfectly created for weddings, alongside their stunning swing dresses, you'll be bound to find that perfect dress.


For a stunning gothic gown try Phaze, with their stunning range of gothic wedding dresses making shopping for that perfect outfit even easier.


Whatever you want to wear on your big day you'll be bound to find that perfect piece. With even more alternative seamstresses and companies available to shop from at our directory site, where you'll find not just alternative wedding dresses, but the perfect finishing touches to complete your outfit whatever your style.


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