On your search for your special dress, you may come across many different silhouettes from Mermaid to Mini, but who knows what each silhouette means? There are so many out there how are you meant to know which one to choose? Well do not panic, because we are here to give you a guide to picking your perfect shape!
We have listed each of our silhouettes along with some of our favourite styles to help you find your perfect silhouette.
With a full skirt and a fitted bodice, the full-length, romantic ball gown is a dress perfect for your special moment. Whether your tying the knot in a beautiful castle or having a more understated ceremony, either way you will steal the show.
Feel like a million dollars with the flattering A-line shape, this 100% silk and hand embroidered dress will have you feeling sexy and sophisticated all at the same time! Check out more A-line styles here.
This figure-hugging style is perfect for brides that want to accentuate their beautiful curves with a dress that follows the line of their hips and thighs and flares out at the knee. This beautiful shape flatters the body in all the right places.
Tea Length Silhouette
Tea length dresses fall below the knee but above the ankle, giving you the perfect opportunity to show off your shoes! This silhouette is perfect for a vintage vibe or to be paired with some chunky trainers for a casual look.
Perfect for a summer bride who is ready to strut her stuff down the aisle, the mini dress is exactly what it says on the tin …. mini! This nontraditional but playful style is ever so popular here at TDT!
Drop Waste Silhouette
This 1920s style creates an illusion of the torso being lengthened, producing a light and flowy fit and making you feel like you are in the clouds. This dress by Agata Wojtkiewicz has an added element of spectacular with its gorgeous, arranged train.
Another style with a fitted bodice, the empire silhouette gives a high waisted appearance with a loose skirt that skims the body. This style is perfect for a bride who is looking for some boho chic!
The column silhouette is simple yet extremely effective, this formfitting style follows the body’s natural line, as shown above with Alexandra Grecco’s beautiful, backless dress. This style is sure to make you feel effortless.
Why not switch up traditional wedding style and go for a Kaftan silhouette! This silhouette is perfect for anyone and everyone and can be worn formally or more casually if your feeling a little lower key. This beautiful V-neck Kaftan with longer sleeves is incredibly flattering!
A simplistic yet timeless style, the slip dress is a great option for the brides out there who are looking for a more loosely fitting dress that slightly grazes your figure. Slip dresses are usually made from satin or silk just like this beautiful, minimal Newhite dress. We love this style to dress up with some statement earrings or platform shoes or simply on its own for a more simple look.
The Trumpet silhouette has a straight bodice that continues down the waistline with a skirt that opens out into a flare shape around the mid-thigh. This stunning, fitted gown is made with balloon sleeves, giving the dress a fashionable touch. This would be perfect for the brides out there who want all the drama.
Falling around the mid-calf, the midi length is another style slightly different to a traditional full-length gown. This beautiful, backless dress is ideal for brides looking for something slightly different.
Each intricate stitch of this jaw-dropping gown will frame your body perfectly with its fitted silhouette. The nude fabric topped with the floral lace will leave people with only one word in their minds … wow.
With a high to low hemline, this is the perfect gown for comfort and minimalism whilst still feeling effortless! This cool and stylish dress could also be perfect party attire or paired with trainers for a truly comfortable look!