Teresa by Miss Chloe from Cherished Bridal

Destination Perfection: Destination Wedding Dress Themes & Styles

In Uncategorized by Ande Tongco

A Destination Wedding Style Guide for Wanderlust-Brides – From European Elegance to Seaside Chic and Party-Ready Glamour

Planning a destination wedding is a dream come true for many couples. The idea of getting married against a breathtaking backdrop adds a touch of magic to the entire experience. However, while the excitement builds up, one of the most crucial factors comes into play – selecting the perfect wedding gown and accessories. This decision holds the power to shape the event, blending in with the venue and reflecting the bride’s unique style.

To cater to the aspirations of wanderlust-inspired brides, we have put together a style guide that features three captivating styles. Whether you want to step into the timeless allure of European Vacation, adorned with opulent lace and striking silhouettes, or embrace the breezy elegance of Seaside Style, embellished with lightweight fabrics and flowing trains for a beachfront affair, we have got you covered. For those ready to party, we have the enchantment of detachable overskirts and chic second dresses, ensuring a night of dancing in style.

European Vacation

Embrace the romance of luxe laces, glittering embellishments and dramatic silhouettes for your European (or European-themed) celebration

The Midi Crossbone Lattice Dress, temperleylondon.com
Trish Peng ‘Riley’, etremarie.com
KWH ‘Avery’, karenwillisholmes.com
Dreams by Lihi Hod ‘Magnolia’, lihihod.com
Erin Clare Bridal ‘Juliette’, erinclare.com.au
Temperley London ‘Elisa’, temperleylondon.com
Wendy Makin RTW ‘Audrina’ wendymakin.com
Reem Acra Fall 24 collection, reemacra.com

Shoe options:
Badgley Mischka ‘Faint’ Stiletto, thewhitecollection.com
Meggan Morimoto ‘Tatiana’ Sandal, Morimoto.com.au
Bella Belle ‘Wren’ kitten heel, thewhitecollection.com
Jimmy Choo ‘Sacora 100’ jimmychoo.com

Seaside Style

Teresa by Miss Chloe from Cherished Bridal
Miss Chloe Teresa | Cherished Bridal

For a beach wedding or poolside soirée, opt for airy lightweight fabrics and simple silhouettes elevated with a plunging back, shoulder detail or a billowing train.  

French collection by wendy makin ‘Jelena’ frenchbywendymakin.com
Miss Chloe ‘Teresa’, cherishedbridal.com.au
Miss Chloe ‘Tayla’, cherishedbridal.com.au
French collection by wendy makin ‘Celina’ frenchbywendymakin.com
Wendy Makin RTW ‘Hana’ wendymakin.com
Elysian Bridal for Brooke at Great Keppel Island Hideaway. Photo: Sarah Lette Photography + Film
La Lune Crossfront Keyhole Midi, shonajoy.com.au
french collection by Wendy Makin ‘Celina’, frenchbywendymakin.com
Ilise wore Made with Love Bridal. Photo: Milk and Honey Creative at Villa Botanica
Chloe wore Alena Leena Bridal. Photo: Joey & Jase

Forever Soles ‘Bloom’ flat, foreversoles.com
Alexia Honeymoon White Pearl Bridal Sandal, harloshoes.com

Ready to party

Create a mini moment with a game-changing detachable overskirt or short-and-sweet second dress.

By Watters ‘Fluff’ wendymakin.com
By Watters ‘Whirl’ wendymakin.com
Wendy Makin RTW ‘Lexi’ wendymakin.com
Ella Moda ‘Matteo’ gown and overskirt, ellamoda.com.au
Ella Moda ‘Zelda’, ellamoda.com.au
KWH ‘Taryn & Camille’ mini, karenwillisholmes.com
Trish Peng ‘Estelle’ etremarie.com

Shoe options:
Forever Soles ‘True’ sandal, foreversoles.com
Harlo Australia ‘Chloe’ harloshoes.com.au