We know, we know we’re talking nothing else but blue this month, but really, can you blame us?? There is a reason this classic tone is reaching its well-deserved heights once again and this roundup of blue wedding dresses will well and truly prove our point. Once considered an unconventional choice, blue wedding gowns are fresh, beautiful and another way to add your twist to your wedding day. From soft, romantic hues to rich, dramatic shades, blue wedding dresses offer a beautiful alternative to the classic white or ivory.

From whimsical powder blues to rich, dramatic navy shades and everything in between, these exquisite gowns defy the notion that blue wedding looks must follow one style. We have it all dear reader, from dreamy ball gowns, sleek modern sheaths, and dazzling beaded masterpieces that are bound to be the perfect ‘something blue’ for any big day.

Tulle Blue Wedding Gowns…

There is something about blue tulle that is utterly magic when it comes to wedding gowns. With its delicate transparency and gorgeous draping quality, tulle in shades of blue creates an ethereal, cloud-like effect. For the minimalist, a simple silhouette adorned with whispers of soft blue tulle layers can feel utterly romantic and dreamy. Or take it to dramatic new heights with cascading ruffles and voluminous blue tulle tiers that billow around you – a true show-stopping vision.

Our tulle gown pick begins with this Elizabeth Dye creation entitled “Bouton De Bachelorette”. Silk organza combined with blue tulle layers in a trapeze silhouette. The layers upon layers are wispy and ethereal for the wearer.

Drama in a more traditional silhouette, Milla London‘s “Camille”  with it’s plunging neckline, layered tulle skirt and hand-pressed blue silk flowers lends itself to the drama category. This beautiful blue wedding ballgown is perfect for a waterside celebration or even a garden affair.

If you can’t decide which hue of blue is for you, you might just fall head over heels for the Chotronette Ombre Macaron gown. Tulle and ruffles in aquas and jades marry the best of both worlds.

Utterly glam, the Milla London Sienna Gown features a bold high neck, black ribbon detailing and a cascading blue tulle skirt. If you want to wear blue down the aisle in a glam way, this one is for you.

And for those lovers of romantic gowns, meet this creation from SumarokovaAtelier. Made to order, the ethereal number features a flowing chapel-length train, 3/4 sleeves and delicate floral embroidery Imagine this beauty in a mystic mountaintop elopement, or barefoot on the beach.

Blue Wedding Gowns With Metallics…

Metallic accents are a brilliant choice for a chic, modern twist on the blue wedding style. By pairing romantic blue hues with shimmering hints of silver, gold, or copper, these gowns instantly exude an edgy, fashion-forward vibe. A dreamy ice blue ballgown comes alive with delicate silver embroidery, while a rich hydrangea blue fit-and-flare silhouette feels utterly regal with sparkling gold lace appliqués. Even the slightest touch of metallic beading or a bold metallic belt can add just the right amount of glamorous edge to an otherwise sweet and pretty blue dress design.

Here are some of our top blue wedding gowns with metallic picks.

Nicola + Felicia Couture FW24 Evening Look 20 brings together their famous tulle layer gown with endless gold ribbons. Think Bridgeton, but 2024.

Beauty Natural Design Dusty blue tulle dress pairs the romance of tulle layers with a bold, shiny gold belt. Romantic, modern and utterly beautiful.

In their “Nola” gown,  SumarokovaAtelier paired a soft blue skirt, with a sheer bodice and sparkling copper floral detail carefully placed over the wearer’s bodice.

If you don’t want such a bold contrast, consider blue on blue. This Amsale Metallic Fil-Coupe Gown features a blue metallic floral print, turning a classic silhouette, complete with pleats, a little more interesting.

Blue Floral Wedding Gowns…

As one of the most romantic shades, blue naturally lends itself to beautiful floral details and motifs. This feminine pairing creates an enchanting and undeniably show stopping look for those seeking a dreamy, ultra-romantic aesthetic. From ethereal blue gowns adorned with delicate floral appliqués and embroidered lace to vibrant watercolour floral prints dancing across flowing blue fabrics, these dresses capture the whimsical essence of nature’s blooms. Whether you envision an ethereal garden-inspired vision or a boldly modern botanical moment, a blue wedding dress with intricate floral embellishments is going to leave a lasting impression as you glide down the aisle.

The FW24 Evening Look 17 from Nicola + Felicia Couture kicks off our blue floral wedding gown picks. This strapless gown is in a vivid hydrangea blue, and features blue floral beaded appliqués that sparkle as they cascade down the gown.

If you want to embrace every petal you can find, meet the Andrea & Leo Couture A1138 gown. A soft organza completely covered in wispy vines and blue flowers. The A-line silhouette is simple and traditional making this gown an easy choice for lovers of blooms.

It’s giving Gossip Girl vibes! Mac Duggal added trailing floral embroidery to this puff sleeve A line gown with a sheer bodice.

Letting the flowers take centre stage, Nardos created a strapless silk gown with grand floral embroidery in hues of blue and pink. “Bridal look 9” is finished with a tulle illusion overlay.

Blue floral wedding gowns don’t always have to feature to appliqués and embroidery. The A1332 gown from Andrea & Leo Couture is a simple tiered gown with a sweetheart bodice (those shoulder bows!) and soft blue background with pink floral print fabric the winning combination that elevates this sweet gown.

Chotronnete creates detailed wedding gowns with a twist and their “Fireflies” gown is a perfectly romantic choice for a blue wedding gown. A sheer bodice covered in blue flowers and vines cascades to a tulle blue skirt dotted with creamy pearls. An open back the finishing detail you’ll love.

Blue Wedding Ballgowns…

Why simply embrace a little blue when you can go all-out grand? A show stopping blue ballgown is the epitome of confidence and presence for those who want the drama, the intake of breath when they enter the room (and rightly so!). With a sweeping, voluminous silhouette and rich blue hue, a blue ballgown instantly conveys a sense of occasion and it does so with an unexpected style. Whether adorned with intricate embroidery, glistening beadwork, or cascading ruffled tiers, for the bold, the daring, the utterly self-assured.

Fit for the occasion, this pale ice blue and white lace wedding gown (named the Kaia gown from the Platinum by Demetrios Collection from The Sposa Group ) embodies royal grandeur. Have your own Cinderella moment in layers upon layers of blue tulle, a sweetheart neckline and beautiful lace appliqué.

This luxurious couture gown with fitted bodice in the perfect shade of blue, with long train fit for a princess from Lilli Marcs will have you gliding down the aisle in a mirage of fluttering satin.

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Paolo Sebastian never puts a foot wrong when it comes to glamorous gowns and the PSSS2415 with its unexpectedly high fitted bodice and beautiful beading from the Allora Domenica collection brings a sense of regal grandeur to our pages. The gown, made of duchess satin uses the ballerina in Nonna Domenica’s music box as its muse.

In a dramatic gown of layered ombré steel blue tulle, the Andrea & Leo 767 gown features a strapless boned bodice made of Chantilly lace for the regal blue look.

In soft powder blue, the Symphony gown from Ines Di Santo combines ballgowns with blooms. A corset bodice with a sheer, shouldered overlay and a layered peplum skirt turns a romantic combination into something bold and dramatic.

In stunning steel blue, the Chotronnete Sugar Storm Gown embodies tulle and ruffles en-masse.  The fitted, pleated tulle bodice sculpts an elegant silhouette, allowing the show stopping full ball skirt to truly reign supreme as the focal point.

Can’t decide between silhouettes? Check out the Nonet Gown from Ines Di Santo. A beautiful beaded strapless trumpet silhouette in soft blue sparkles with beading and a dramatic overskirt allows the wearer to customise their look, switching it up for ceremony and reception or just embracing the modern glamour with the pairing.

White With Blue Wedding Gowns…

For those who dream of a classic white or ivory gown but still want to incorporate the romantic ‘something blue’ tradition, consider the option for a more traditional gown, with a little something blue added. From ethereal blue underlays peeking through delicate lace to striking blue embroidered patterns, belts, or appliqués, these delightful touches provide endless opportunities to make your traditional wedding look unique and a little fresh. Think delicate blue beading along the neckline or a bold navy ribbon sash cinching your waist. Whether you opt for just a hint of blue or a more dramatic pop of colour, these accents will add an enchanting, personalised touch while keeping your overall aesthetic timelessly romantic.

What could be more romantic than a gown called Ethereal Bluebell? This Teuta Matoshi creation is made of a beautiful white organza, light blue floral appliqué along the shoulders, bodice and waistband adding a delicate blue detail.

For the most perfect of gowns for a spring garden wedding, Tara Lauren’s Canary Cornflower Gown combines a white off-the-shoulder neckline with hydrangea blue boning and a sprinkling of spring-hued flowers.

With a classic sense of elegance, ZB Couture’s Blossoming Blue Gown made of stunning Silk Mikado is handpainted with blue peonies. it’s a subtle touch of blue that is wonderful in its whimsy.

Claire Pettibone can do no wrong with colour and her Odessa Blue Gown proves why. The delicate white lace gown adorned with blue flowers and sparkling silver vines in a beautiful fit-to-flare silhouette.

On a background of creamy tones, Teuta Matoshi added a chic velvet blue belt and royal blue flowers. The boned bodice of the Larkspur Fields Gown and puffy sleeves complete a gown that comes with inbuilt pockets (!).

Short Blue Wedding Gowns…

While long, sweeping gowns have their place, there’s an undeniable allure to a short blue wedding dress. These chic, above-the-knee or tea-length styles are perfect for more casual, intimate affairs like a registry office ceremony, a picnic-inspired garden celebration, or even an elegant restaurant reception. But don’t be fooled – these abbreviated hemlines sacrifice nothing in the way of romance and style.

From flirty fit-and-flare silhouettes in powdery blue hues to sophisticated sheath dresses adorned with delicate sky-blue lace details, short blue gowns can offer a sense of playful fun to an air of sophistication. And as it turns out, there are plenty of options when it comes to short blue wedding gowns that are pretty darn special.

Pick for a picnic? The A1196 frock from Andrea & Leo Couture, made of floral print organza is both playful and romantic. Removable puff sleeves and a sweetheart neckline are perfect sweet touches for such an occasion.

A beautiful babydoll style in shimmering pale blue silk, this Big Silk Ruffle Blue Dress from Baaby is perfect for an elopement or backyard celebration. The perfect “something blue”!

Alamour The Label’s Jolie Dress brings a sense of occasion, without the formality of a full-length frock. The perfect sky blue with a structured bodice and ruffle tulle skirt.

If you could wear the sky, then your choice of dress would have to be this & Other Stories Tiered Midi Dress. Layers upon layers, of organza draped beautifully in a tiered pleated strapless gown (with the most delicate of straps) a combination that is an utter dream.

Modern & Bold Wedding Gowns…

If you’re going to choose a blue wedding dress, why not fully embrace an aesthetic that celebrates your unique, personal style? From unexpected fabric choices that stray from traditions to contemporary silhouettes, daring embellishments, and avant-garde draping, a blue gown allows you to truly make a statement. At Polka Dot Wedding, we’ve always championed doing things your way, and the hue of blue allows you to well and truly embrace it.

If your sartorial vision leans edgy, minimalist, or utterly cutting-edge, a blue dress provides the perfect palette to soak up all those bold, boundary-pushing moments. Whether you envision crisp architectural lines, an asymmetrical deconstruction of classic shapes, or a sleek column gown with unconventional details, donning shades of blue allows you to put your most confident, stylish self on display as you proudly walk down the aisle.

We might be cheating a little with this vintage ensemble from Wild Enchanted, but it definitely ticks the “bold” boxes. A vintage silk gown of ombre blue paired with vintage beaded tiara and Royal Folk sequin veil creating an utterly striking look.

The Teuta Matoshi Azure Waterfall Gown is our first pick for modern blue wedding gowns. Shimmering teal blue sculptured and draped like a waterfall down a boned bodice into a floor-length skirt with a dramatic train. This one is oh-so wedding worthy.

When we said we had modern blue wedding gowns for you, we meant it. Bronx & Banco delivers with this rich royal blue feather frock (Look 10 from FW 24). With amazing accessories, this one is not only worthy for one who doesn’t want to wear white, but it’s something that is well and truly unforgettable.

Elegance personified in a vivid blue hue, the Safiyaa Cinza Topaz Long Dress allows you to ditch the veil in favour of a dramatic cape. The heavy crepe of this gown draping beautifully down the wearer and commanding all the style points.

A  long gown not for you? The Taraji Blue Gown from Bronx & Banco is a little more playful. A plunging neckline and rhinestone collar meeting layered tulle and an asymmetrical high-low hem skirt. There is nothing but modern vibes with this one.