Sexy and Classy: Mermaid Wedding Dresses


A mythical sea beauty, the mermaid, inspired the shape of the favorite silhouette of the brides. The mermaid wedding dresses are really unique and charming and every brides wants to wear it. But unfortunately it does not fit well in every body. Therefore, here are some tips and recommendations for you when shopping for the perfect mermaid wedding dress!

Mermaid Wedding Silhouette

The mermaid silhouette is closely tight and fit on the torso and only flares at or below the knee. This is the perfect choice for women that wants to highlight the mid-section part of the body, so it looks amazing in thin and petit brides but also in plus size and pregnant brides because it brings out the curves very nicely. The bottom can hide legs and the top is flattering for the curves. Choosing mermaid wedding dresses, you have the option of wearing big and heavy jewelry as long veils, because it looks amazing with it.

What Should I Consider When Trying the Mermaid Wedding Dress?

As different as it looks, this silhouette is very comfortable and not hard to walk or dance in it. When you’re shopping for your wedding dress do not ever forget to try it on and move around and dance as much as you can, so you can make sure it’s the right one for your special day. Make sure of trying out with the shoes you chose, mermaid wedding dresses draw a lot of attention to the shoes because of the volumes skirt, that is actually also the reason why the movements of the bride looks very smooth and graceful.

Our Top Picks

Let’s take a look on our favorites mermaid wedding dresses.

In Morilee by Madeline Gardner you can find this stunning mermaid wedding dress! So beautiful and charming! You think that is enough, but noooo, the dress has an gorgeous silhouette with this unusual skirt, has a very interesting belt and is made of a beautiful satin fabric that makes it even more luxurious and sophisticated. You can chose in Dimond White/Silver or champagne/Silver.

You saw the bodice of this Justin Alexander Bridal Gown with the jewel neckline and was amazed, but hold your "vow" until you see the bottom with this textured and gorgeous lace. It is too stunning!

This is one showstopper dress for sure. This illusion neckline is everything! And if it wasn’t enough there is also an illusion in the back that finishs off with covered buttons. Isn’t that classic and sophisticated? You can find this one in Morilee by Madeline Gardner, and it is available in two colors.

In Morilee by Madeline Gardner you can find so many amazing mermaid wedding dresses. And this  lace and tulle dress stands out. A beautiful detail on the neckline makes all the difference.

The wealth of organza ruffles in this dress makes my world stop. This is such an romantic and feminine gown, which makes it the perfect mermaid wedding dress for your special day. You can find it on Allure Bridals in white or champagne colors, and both looks amazing.

It seems like if you want your wedding dress to look very expensive, traditional, classic and sophisticated, you should choose one with mikado silk. It shines and looks very clean. And this simple and sexy Tasiala wedding dress with wide bias band is perfect! You can find it on PRONOVIAS.

David Tutera designed a really different and beautiful taffeta wedding dress with dramatic dropped waistline. You can look very stunning and you can find it on Mon Cheri.

Allure Bridals is one of the best places to find the perfectest mermaid wedding dresses. And they excelled themselves with this spectacular sculpted satin gown. The details on the sleeves that goes all around the back is the perfect addition to it.

Another dress with wealth of organza ruffles that looks great is this David Tutera design.Its tea rose, cap lace sleeves, illusion back and deep Queen Anne neckline, everything  speaks of delicacy. You can find it in Mon Cheri.

If you consider yourself a fashion forward person and loves trends, you need to go to your wedding with a very different dress that will make everybody crazy for it. Hayley Paige designed a very gorgeous gown with side cut out and soft scoop neckline. Can you believe what your eyes see? Perfection.