When you think of princess wedding dresses, what image comes to mind? For us, it's ball gowns, LOTS of tulle, and obviously, Kate Middleton's iconic wedding dress. A princess wedding dress exudes sophistication, glamour and grace. We've curated a roundup of both traditional and modern princess gowns for brides who want to make a statement and step into Cinderella's glass slipper for a day. We also have some epic wedding dresses available on our pre-loved marketplace, Recycle My Wedding, for the eco-conscious princess brides out there.
TULLE PRINCESS GOWNS
Think big skirts, a classic princess silhouette and lots of drama! With a full tulle ball gown skirt, it's go big or go home. And the bigger the better, we say. You're guaranteed an epic twirl shot for the 'gram whether you're waltzing on the dance floor or running through a country field, tulle skirt cascading behind you. Don't forget to complete with a flowing veil for extra opulence.
EMBROIDERY AND LACE
The devil is in the details with these princess wedding dresses. The epitome of elegance and available in a multitude of variations, it's the subtle characteristics that add extra sparkle to your bridal look. Whether you opt for an off-shoulder top, capped sleeves or a plunging neckline, embroidered detailing and lace embellishments make for a classic romantic wedding gown.
ROYAL PRINCESS WEDDING DRESSES
The clue is in the name really, because what would this roundup be without a few gowns fit for a royal wedding? These gorgeous, understated yet elegant princess wedding dresses are perfect for traditional brides. Whether you opt for a long-sleeved lace bodice just like Kate Middleton, or a modest high necked gown, all that's missing is your tiara.
COLOURFUL WEDDING GOWNS
These pink and blue gowns are so Sleeping Beauty! Choosing a colourful princess wedding dress is rather unique, and definitely memorable. Think about the vibe you want on your wedding day and in your photos. You can see these blue dresses are adding drama, complementing the dark and wild landscapes. While the blush pink gown creates a romantic, dream-like quality.
STRAPLESS WEDDING DRESSES
It doesn't get much more princess-like than a strapless ball gown! If you're looking for sophisticated elegance, plus the freedom to throw your hands in the air and get down on the dance floor, this is the dress for you. A strapless gown leaves room for a fabulous statement necklace, as well as being a great choice for brides wanting to show off any tattoos.
Layers on layers on layers! These princess wedding dresses are fun, bouncy and add some extra flair to your bridal look. There's so many variations on a ruffle skirt; whether you opt for lots of shorter layers or fewer longer ones, you'll look straight out of a fairy tale. If you're not keen on accessories or veils, a gorgeous ruffle skirt is more than enough to catch your guests' eyes.
UNIQUE PRINCESS DRESSES
Finally, these unique princess wedding dresses are eye-catching, memorable and full of texture! If you're one for sparkles, feathers or appliqué, these princess dresses really do break the mould. Perfect for any bride who wants a traditional princess look, with additional fun and a modern twist.
Need a little more princess wedding dress inspiration? This Hungarian wedding will be right up your street. If you're still unsure what wedding dress is right for you, check out our wedding dress guide. It's full of handy tips and wedding dress silhouette lingo, so you know what to ask for at your bridal boutique. For even more advice, listen to our podcast episode on buying your wedding dress.