Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle both wore wedding dresses with sleeves and they absolutely rocked it. It might be a royal prerequisite that certain parts should be covered but boy did those dresses make the duchesses shine on their big days. It’s no surprise then that many women follow their trend when deciding on what type of wedding dress they will be wearing on their own day. Just look at the beautiful gown Bella Swan wore in Twilight when she married that vampire, it was absolute perfection and so very elegant.
So if you’re leaning towards purchasing or renting a dress with sleeves don’t hold back. For one if you’re getting married in the colder months you will be little warmer, and if you don’t like your arms that much, well then wrap it up in beautiful lace or satin. If it makes you feel like a goddess then you should definitely get the dress with sleeves!
We all know how difficult it can be to decide on one dress so we’ve done some research and found gorgeous gowns, each with sleeves for you to pick from.
Aire Barcelona – Eliot
With a slit that reaches way up the thigh and lace adorning almost every inch of this gown, you will be quite difficult to find such a sexy dress that screams elegance. The illusion back draws the eye to the beautiful details and the flayed sleeves will make you feel like a bohemian princess.
Pronovias – Esperanza
With a low back and lace detail throughout this gown will suit any bride who is looking for a fitted dress that flares at the knees. The sleeves are gorgeous and the train finishes off the dress perfectly.
Pronovias – Elmina
Ever dreamed of being a snow queen? Well, the Elmina gown is the dress that will turn you into one. With its ballgown skirt and deep v neckline with lace, this dress shouts winter wedding at the top of its lungs. Top it off with a tiara and you might just feel like singing Let it go!
Pronovias – Destiny
If you love bows then this dress is for you. It has a gigantic elegant bow at the back that doesn’t detract from the gown at all. The sleeves have the illusion effect and the back is dropped low. This skirt is not as full as a ballgown but falls beautifully creating a train.
Made from embroidered tulle and 3D laser cut flowers and petals, this dress is for the free-spirited bride who wants to get married barefoot outside. The skirt is full and drapes down from the waist, it has a deep neckline and open back. The sleeves flay out beautifully giving the dress a whimsical feel.
Hand-sewn sequins, glass beads and pearls are what this stunning dress is made of, it is fitted with a flared skirt and is completely different from anything else we have found. You will shimmer like a mermaid if you choose this dress.
Delicately layered fringe with ivory and pearl-colored beads, this dress is perfect for the bride with a gipsy soul. A low back finished off with a bow and sleeves that are hand beaded and cuff in style.
Ivory and pearl-colored embellishment set the tone for this dress as it offers a beautiful illusion neckline and hand-embellished cap sleeves. This dress actually comes in knee-length or full, so it can be worn for a winter or summer wedding!
Whatever type of dress you end up deciding on, just know that when you try it on you will have a moment and realize that this is the one. It is a feeling unlike any other. And maybe, just maybe it’s one of these beautiful sleeved dresses!