Bridal trend: Fabulous frills

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Shake a tail feather with Pronovias' Hevea gown, one of this season's crop of fabulous frilled and tiered gowns

From fabulous tiered skirts to lavish ruffles and frills on sleeves and trains, these new-season wedding gowns offer movement and frivolity

Frills are one of the strongest fashion stories for 2019 – and we love both their frivolity and the way they add movement and softness to wedding-gowns. It’s a look that is perfect for romantic or modern-boho brides and, with everything from ruffled sleeves and soft frills to dramatic tiered trains, there are dresses to match almost any style of wedding.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Justin Alexander's gown with lightweight tiered skirt is perfect for the destination bride

Justin Alexander – Destination glamour

This gown from Justin Alexander featuring a lightweight tiered skirt and beaded plunge top with illusion panel is perfect for the glamorous destination bride.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Muscat Bridal's Cecilia gown features a fabulous tiered skirt

Muscat Bridal – Silk dressing

Designed by Kevin Muscat, Cecilia is a fabulous ballgown with silk morrocain bodice and a layered tulle skirt that gives it movement and contemporary glamour.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
This romantic ruffle-sleeved gown from Alexandra Grecco makes an elegant choice

Alexandra Grecco – Ruffled romantic

Designed by New York’s Alexandra Grecco, this elegant Lucy gown with plunge bodice has a romantic frill from shoulder to waist. Stockists of the collection include The Wedding Club’s South Kensington, London store.


Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Phillipa Lepley's beautiful strapless Amelia Amber Waves ballgown is dressed with lace

Phillipa Lepley – Ballgown beauty

Created by leading London couturier Phillipa Lepley, Amelia Amber Waves is a lavish ballgown with tier-effect lace along the length of the dress.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Temperley London's Claudia dress is in silk chiffon and Chantilly lace

Temperley London – Boho chic

Made of silk chiffon and with Chantilly lace frills on the skirt and a soft lace hem, Claudia is a modern-boho design with flattering fitted bodice from Temperley London.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Katya Katya's Lake wedding gown has a vintage flavour with on-trend details

Katya Katya London – Vintage frills

With on-trend long sleeves and scalloped neckline, Lake has a floral lace tiered skirt. The slip gown worn underneath comes in a variety of colours. It’s part of Kayta Katya’s Wanderlust collection, featuring vintage-inspired designs with a a modern flavour.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
With a romantic ruffled skirt and strapless bodice, Gwen is designed by Carolina Herrera

Carolina Herrera – Glamour tiers

In pure white tulle, this romantic strapless Gwen wedding gown is by iconic New York designer Carolina Herrera. Exclusive UK stockist of her gowns is The Wedding Club.

Bridal trend: Fabulous frills
Hevea from the new Pronovias collection has a fantastic ruffled overskirt with train

Pronovias – Train reaction

With plunge neck, textured lace illusion sleeves and a form-flattering cut, Hevea has a lavish overskirt with tiered train for making a grand entrance.


See the new-season’s pick of fabulous ballgown shapes