Our Favorite Wedding Dresses with a Pop of Color!

Our Favorite Wedding Dresses with a Pop of Color

Did you happen to catch last month’s round-up of our favorite black wedding dresses? We thought it was about time to add a pop of color! And, for those that are curious as to why wedding dresses are typically white, well, that’s all Queen Victoria’s fault. We kid, we kid, but almost ALL wedding dresses worn before 1840 were actually colorful, not white. Blue was a popular choice, and many brides opted for dark colors—better for hiding stains + imperfections, so the dress could be worn again.

Whatever the reason—whether you want to stay away from trends and traditions, or simply because you want to incorporate your favorite color into the big day, we’re all for mixing things up and rocking a colorful wedding dress! From those that are dip-dyed, made of airy tulle, or simple and striking in all yellow, we’re sharing our favorite colorful wedding dresses! Oh, and make sure you don’t miss the hand-painted rainbow gown (the most popular gown we’ve ever shared!!).

{above photo by kt merryfull details + dress featured later on in this post}

Warm Hues

1. This Fiery Red Dress

photo: jenny smith & co. | dress: romona keveza | from this: the bride rocked a fiery red dress for this vibrant la wedding

2. This Velvet Red Dress

photo: anna’s photography | from this: modern red velvet wedding inspiration at the monacans sand dunes

3. This Dip-Dyed Pink Beauty

photo: mary costa photography | dress: & for love ‘ines dress’ | from this: colorful wedding inspiration with an epic balloon backdrop

4. This Dreamy Pink Dress

photo: bowtie and bloom photography | dress: marlo ford | from this: dreamy pink wedding dress captured in joshua tree

5. This Ruffled Blush Gown

photo: egor zhelov | dress: costarellos | from this: the bride wore a ruffled blush gown at this industrial skyscraper wedding in russia

6. This Stunning Blush Dress

photo: chaz cruz photographers | dress: vera wang | from this: the bride wore a stunning blush dress at this industrial modern wedding

7. This Pink Gingham Dress

photo: ashgabes photography | dress: fame and partners | from this: the bride wore a pink gingham dress for her constellation-inspired wedding!

8. This Simple + Striking Yellow Gown

photo: levi tijerina | dress: sarah seven “sullivan” in yellow | from this: desert road trip elopement

Cool Hues

9. This Glam Sequined Emerald Dress

photo: gantes Co. | dress: badgley mischka | from this: mid-century glam desert wedding

10. This Free-Spirited Emerald Gown

photo: karina & maks photography | dress: windsor | from this: wild + free autumn elopement inspiration

11. This Pale Blue Dress Fit for a Snowy Wonderland

photo: everbay co. | dress: odivi | from this: secret wedding in the snowy mountains of the czech republic

12. This Artistic “Something Blue” Dress

photo: natalie bray | wedding dress boutique: the dress theory | from this: for the artistic bride: abstract “something blue” wedding editorial

13. This Blue Tulle Wonder

photo: tyler rye photography | dress: chantel lauren designs | from this: desert wedding inspiration at zion national park

14. This Flower-Studded Dusty Blue Dream

photo: anna roussos | dress: dimitris petrou | from this: secret garden wedding inspiration with a flower-studded dusty blue dress

15. This Custom Velvet Teal Dress

photo: allison harp | dress: iconoclasp | from this: the bride wore a teal velvet wedding dress in this big sur elopement!

16. This Two-Piece Dip-Dyed Beauty

photo: alexandria monette | dress: sweet caroline styles | from this: would you take a helicopter to elope on a secluded island?

Multi-Colored Beauties

17. This Hand-Painted Rainbow Dream

photo: alex kwong photography | dress: designed by tiff manuell, handmade by patricio banados valenzuela | from this: the bride wore a hand-painted rainbow wedding dress

18. This Multi-Colored Floral Gown

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photo: kt merry | dress: marchesa

19. This Pastel Beauty

hutton dress from the (new) watters collection 

Have a favorite color? We’d love to hear what you’re thinking for your wedding dress and how you might incorporate it into the big day! If you don’t want to commit to full color, perhaps add a fun sash, saturated floral appliqués, or a slight ombré dip dye. Let us know your ideas in the comments below!

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