How to work it: Romantic ruffles

How to work it: Romantic ruffles
Trails, flounces and trims – ruffles are big news in bridal this season and here's how to work the look. Bridal fascinator by Awon Golding

Ruffles and frills are adding a flirtatious twist to bridal in 2019, featuring on skirts, sleeves and glamorous red-carpet accessories

Ruffles and frills have been a recurring theme on the bridal runways of London, New York and Barcelona, cropping up on everything from frothy skirts to flyaway sleeves. You’ll even find them on bags and elegant bridal heels. Whether you want to add an ethereal or flirtatious edge, they are a brilliant way to add flow and movement – and an element of romantic drama – to your wedding-day ensemble.

1. Reem Acra – Let’s flounce

Reem Acra’s fabulous flounced gown is glamour with a twist

Reem Acra’s ethereal bridal collection includes this gown with flounced skirt paired to crystal trimmed bodice. UK stockist is The Wedding Club.

2. Di Hassall – Ruffle up

Di Hassall’s flirty pink suede shoes have a ruffle trim at toe and ankle

If you want to add a romantic ruffle to your outfit a little more discreetly, Di Hassall’s flirty Amarine peep toes are perfect for wedding-day elegance and have flirty organza ruffles at the toe and ankle. £290;

3. Savin London – Frilling affair

Savin London’s signature ruffled skirt was worn with bustier bodice at London Bridal Week

Savin London’s signature ruffled skirt was designed with a front split and paired with a bustier-style bodice and chic wedding coat on the London Bridal Week runway.

4. Jimmy Choo – Black beauty

Jimmy Choo’s gorgeous Cloud bag has a ruffle handle

Every bride has room in her life for something from Jimmy Choo. While the shoes are always exceptional, we’re taken with this elegant Cloud suede clutch with hotflix ruffle. Gorgeous on the day and for many parties afterwards. £1,595;

5. Cymbeline – Lavish lace

Cymbeline’s sexy lace gown has a ruffled skirt with flounce

Cymbeline’s sexy wedding gown features a longline lace bodice and ornate flounced skirt. Major UK stockists of Cymbeline include Mirror Mirror London.

6. Ines di Santo – High drama

Ines di Santo’s romantic gown has lovely balloon sleeves

Ines di Santo’s romantic dress features a flowing skirt and fabulous balloon sleeves with frills below the shoulders and ruffles at the wrist.

7. Awon Golding – Bloom time

Awon Golding’s wedding fascinator with veil adds an air of mystery

We’re huge fans of Awon Golding’s bridal collection and this Lover veil adds an air of mystery. It is in ruffled tulle with oversized ivory blooms. £380;

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