Wedding Blues: Baby Blue Wedding Dresses That Might Make You Forget About White
We’ve see navy blue wedding dresses—both on the runway and IRL—but it seems designers and brides have mostly shied away from baby blue. It Girl darling Houghton sent a light blue wedding dress down the catwalk in the fall 2015 show. (Of course, the label does everything first.)
A photo posted by Kimberly Fusaro (@kimberlyfusaro) on Oct 9, 2014 at 12:26pm PDT
And Alfred Angelo has some baby blue dresses in the mix in its Disney Fairy Tale Bridal collection—notably the Cinderella and Elsa gowns—but those feel, well, Disney princess-y.
Check out all of Alfred Angelo’s Disney-inspired dresses here.
But on Tuesday, photos of a real bride in baby blue popped up on Instagram:
A photo posted by ambergress (@ambergressphotography) on Jun 23, 2015 at 9:14am PDT
A photo posted by ambergress (@ambergressphotography) on Jun 23, 2015 at 10:32am PDT
A photo posted by ambergress (@ambergressphotography) on Jun 23, 2015 at 12:57pm PDT
Followed by another stunning pale blue gown—this one by Johanna Johnson—yesterday.
A photo posted by Gabriella Bridal (@gabriellabridal) on Jun 24, 2015 at 7:13pm PDT
If blush wedding dresses are the new white—everyone designer’s doing pinks now—then baby blue might be the color for daring brides. It’s light enough that it still feels bridal, but different enough that you’ll make heads turn.
Watch Oscar de la Renta’s Spring 2016 Bridal Runway Show.