Alternative Necklines

Nov 30, 2018

One of the prettiest emerging trends among modern brides is braving alternative halternecks! Ellis Bridals think they are the perfect balance of tailoring and exquisite illusion lace and are perfect for a winter wedding with snowflake-like delicacy or for a spring wedding welcoming in the warmer season. Halterneck wedding dresses have graced some of the most prestigious weddings this year, including the royal wedding when Meghan Markle wowed the nation in her gorgeous Stella McCartney reception dress with a slim fitting halterneck.

Ellis Bridals has scoured their latest collection to bring you the best halterneck style wedding dresses and suggest a couple of close alternatives! The Belgravia Collection is full of amazing wedding dresses for the modern bride, check out the full collection here.

Click here to read more about Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding style

A Twist on Tradition

Who doesn’t love a modern update? Ellis Bridals certainly do, and their designers have worked very hard to bring you this stunning halterneck wedding dress with a flawless silhouette punctuated by striking details, this gown is made for the modern romantic. The plunging sweetheart neckline of this Ellis Bridals dress is decorated by an illusion lace halter, and statement back. Crafted in layered tulle and delicately textured lace, this gown is made for the poetic bride. This Ellis Bridals wedding dress would look incredible with a Meghan Markle-esque boho swept up hair do, soft tendrils of hair should frame the face and a delicate sweep of blush and highlighter will bring the whole look together. Pair with elegant touches of sparkle in your earrings and a delicate bracelet. Keep flowers small and demure so that your dress is the star of the show.

Ellis Bridals Tulle Halterneck Dress | Style 17059

Sleeveless and SweetTry something a little different and give the illusion of a halterneck neckline! Distinctive cut-out lace adorns the neckline, carefully placed to create a beautiful floral piece that floats around your neck like built in jewellery. Ellis Bridals simply adore this gown! The full skirt is crafted from luxurious satin, layered with tulle and hand-placed beaded lace. This beaded lace detail continues across the dress, catching the eye as you move. An Ellis Bridals ballgown dress unlike any other and screaming to be offset by white or soft pink flowers with texture like peonies. Keep hair simple in a swept up half-up half-down style accented with a gorgeously sparkling accessory or hair pin. Simple and elegant, this style will wow at any wedding fit for a queen! Peep toe shoes will bring the whole effect together for endless style and glamour.

Ellis Bridals Lace Cut Out Ballgown | Style 12322

Sophisticated and Timeless

Wedding dresses with three quarter length sleeves always have an air of sophistication and maturity – Ellis Bridals simply love them and could not resist including several in their new collection! We’ve Ellis Bridals has singled this contemporary and elegant design out as it reimagines the ballgown.

In a cascade of pleated satin, the skirt is simply unforgettable. The sweetheart bodice is covered by wide neckline illusion lace sleeves and back that have the built-in elegance of a halterneck with the flexibility of style that all brides want! There are so many ways to style this Ellis wedding dress, we recommend offsetting the wide satin belt that shapes the figure with corresponding silky touches, like pearls! With an iridescent shine, pearls are simply a must for all brides! Earrings, bracelets and hair accessories will make your wedding style unforgettable! Another benefit of this Ellis Bridals dress is that it has subtle pockets to ensure stylish convenience for the modern bride.

Ellis Bridals Beaded Lace Dress | Style 16002

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