Short and Sweet: Our Favorite Little White Dresses for Brides

Short Wedding Dresses for Brides

As the days are getting longer, the dresses are getting shorter! With weddings trending towards smaller, more intimate affairs, brides are searching for fun and flirty dresses that fit well with their updated wedding plans. Think a classic and smart bridal suit for a courthouse wedding, or a flowy midi dress that’s perfect for those cliffside adventure elopement vows! Little White Dresses have never been hotter!

Whether you’re looking for a second wedding dress that’s a little less formal, a cute cocktail dress to wear to your rehearsal dinner, or you’ve just always felt the call of a more understated gown, you’ll find the dress of your dreams on our list below! Lace dresses, bohemian gowns, bridal suit dresses, and slinky minimalist silhouettes- we’ve got ’em all and they’re nothing short of stunning!

By the way, the adorable dress featured above is by Sophie et Voila and is shot here by Colette Marie Photography. You can see more at Mid-Century Modern Meets 70’s Glam.

Little White Dresses in Lace

short lace wedding dressLacey Dress // Ivy City Co.

Lace has always been a staple in the wedding dress industry! It’s romantic and versatile and can fit with pretty much any wedding venue or wedding style. Little white dresses covered in lace are perfect for those that want to look like they stepped right out of a fairy tale on wedding day!

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Carraway Dress // Reformation

short lace wedding dressSicily Dress // Ivy City Co.

off the shoulder short wedding dressLana Midi Dress // Show Me Your Mumu

short lace wedding dressLace Pencil Dress // ASOS

Romantic Short Wedding Dresses

short wedding dressBy Watters Lynette Dress // BHLDN

Give us all the tulle and flowers! These romantic little white dresses are Princess-perfect!

Embroidered Floral Short wedding dressNeedle & Thread Precious Rose Dress // BHLDN

off the shoulder short wedding dressTulle Midi Dress // Piondress Bridal

sheer sleeve midi dressGreta Dress // Piondress Bridal

Bridal Suit Dresses

Suit Dresses for Brides
Kira Stretch-Cady Mini Dress // Alex Perry

Brides looking for a more modern look might fall head over heels for these trendy suit dresses! Lot’s of padded shoulders, structured cuts, heavy fabrics, and the perfect amount of bridal glitz!

short bridal suit
Fonda double-breasted minidress // Rotate Birger Christensen

Bridal Tuxedo DressAce Crystal Tuxedo Dress // Free People

Little White Dresses with Sparkle

Short White Wedding DressesGoldie Dress // BHLDN

Shine bright like a diamond on wedding day with these glimmering gowns! Smaller weddings and elopements give you the opportunity to really play around with style. These gowns covered in sequins and beads will have all eyes on you!

Short White Wedding DressesAva Wedding Dress // ASOS

sparkle short wedding dressNamika Dress // BHLDN

Bohemian Little White Dresses

Boho Short Wedding Dresses
Diamond Veins Mini Dress // Alice McCall

Crochet, fringe and the right amount of attitude go hand in hand! These short boho bridal dresses are perfect for the girls that are ready to show off their sense of style in a fun and off-beat way. Imagine the fun pics you can get in these beauties!!

short fringe wedding dress
Fringe Wedding Dress // Studio Sharon Guy

Bohemian Short Wedding Dresses
Poppy Dress // SUNDRESS

short wedding dress with boho fringe
Phoenix Dress // Saldana Vintage

Sleek and Minimal Short Wedding Dresses

satin short white wedding dressVerona Cowl Dress // Show Me Your Mumu

These little white dresses are anything but simple. Modern brides that believe less is more will love these chic and minimal silhouettes. Clean white fabric that drapes in all the right places? Yes please!!

minimalist wedding dress
Amsale Gwenda Dress // BHLDN

Tulips Dress // Reformation

short wedding dressesKatie Mini Dress // Alexia Maria

short wedding dresses for brides
Caton Dress // BHLDN

To make a long story short, these little white dresses have our hearts right now! We can’t wait to see brides rocking higher hemlines on wedding day!

Are you planning to wear a short wedding dress? Which one of these dresses is your fav? We’d love to know down in the comments! If you’re looking for more dresses you can buy right away, check out our round up of Ready to Ship Wedding Dresses.