Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
The bejewelled bridal trend offers luxury textures and sparkle. Polaris gown by Eliza Jane Howell

Luxury texture is a key bridal trend for 2017, and these sumptuous wedding gowns offer glittering jewel and crystal details to ensure a glamorous bridal silhouette with the sparkle factor

Bling, bling, the bridal trend for bewitching jewelled gowns shows no sign of going away. Inspired by eveningwear trends, crystal, sequin and pearl embellishments add a glamorous edge to gowns that make the transition from daytime ceremony to after-dark party so easy.

These are perfect choices for brides who want the wow factor and our eight picks range from the subtlest sparklers to fabulously textured creations that will ensure you light up the room.

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Jewel trail: Alan Hannah's Brigitte gown

Jewel trail

This sheer organza Brigitte dress from Alan Hannah’s Porcelain collection has hand beading in a lovely trail pattern along the length of the gown


Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Feather flourish: Eloise Alice Elizabeth is a fabulous sparkly bolero

Feather flourish

A Chantilly lace and chiffon gown, Eleanor is paired with this fabulous Elizabeth bolero featuring bold sequins and feathers. The ensemble is by London-based wedding designer Eloise Alice.

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Bee spangled: Halfpenny London's Bumble jacket and Iris slip gown

Bee spangled

Halfpenny London’s Bumble top is decorated with bumble bees and is shown here with the simple Iris slip dress – the perfect pairing for a day-into-evening wedding.


Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Fine details: Elegant Amanda Wakeley gown with jewelled details on shoulders and waist

Fine details

Amanda Wakeley’s effortlessly elegant slimline dress with plunge neck and train effect has jewel details on shoulders and the belt, an understated way to incorporate sparkling accents into a wedding gown.


Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Destination glamour: Zaeem Jamal's signature one-shoulder gown with embellished bodice is the perfect choice for a destination wedding

Destination glamour

Perfect for a destination wedding, Zaeem Jamal’s signature bridal gown is a one-shoulder design, with a beautiful hand-decorated high bodice and flowing skirt.

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
New York style: A fabulous embellished bodice and full skirt from NYC designer Justin Alexander

New York style

A fabulous embellished bodice adds glamour to a wedding gown from New York designer Justin Alexander. We love the flattering neckline and on-trend belt.

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Silver finish: Subtle sparkling accents on a romantic high-necked Temperley London gown

Silver finish

Romantic handkerchief detailing on the sleeves and flower embellishment with subtle silver accents add the wow factor to this timeless Jemima gown from Temperley London.

Bridal trend: Bejewelled wedding gowns
Star burst: Fabulous beading on Eliza Jane Howell's Cosima gown

Star burst

The Cosima from Eliza Jane Howell has hand beading along the length of the gown with a flattering fringe detail on the sleeves. It’s part of the Stardust collection, containing stunning gowns for evening wedding parties.