Get to know the most popular dress styles and find out which one will make you look stunning on the big day. Choosing a that suits your body shape and personality is the most important step in finding the right dress.
Also known as the column, this is a sleek and sophisticated dress with a close-fitting shape that outlines every curve. You need to be very confident about your body, as this dress can be a little unforgiving.
Shaped like the letter "A", this silhouette is flattering for most body types. Slim on top, fitted through the waist, and softly flaring away from the body.
This type of dress can camouflage a short waist and heavy lower body. The empire dress features a high waist that hits just under the bustline.
This quirky dress will look great in a vintage-style wedding. Traditionally thought of as a length rather than a silhouette, the ballerina dress is great for showing off your ankles and legs.
5. Ball gown
If you are very short, make sure that your ball gown is perfectly tailored to fit your size. The classic choice for a formal wedding, the ball gown has a boned bodice and a full skirt supported by crinolines.
This dress hugs the torso, then flares out from around the knee. It will be too tight for kneeling or dancing, however. If you want a dress that clings to your hourglass figure, this might be it.