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Mermaid Wedding Dresses at Luv Bridal & Formal


Finding the right style, shape, colour and cut is exhausting and can be at times overwhelming. When it comes to wedding dresses there’s no one shape that will suit your feminine form. It’s important to try different shapes at your appointment, but in the meantime, read on to learn a little more about one of Luv’s speciality styles…mermaid wedding dresses.

Here are a few ideas to keep in mind when considering purchasing a mermaid wedding dress…

Before you rule out the traditional and classic mermaid wedding dress, keep an open mind as they aren’t what they once were. Instead you may be elegantly surprised when trying a mermaid gown on in your one-on-one appointment.

Here’s what to keep in mind before you dive into your mermaid wedding dress purchase…

  • Forget rigid cuts, instead think of silky and slinky shapes, elegant bodice structure and small sophisticated train pooling behind.
  • A mermaid wedding gown offers a seamless silhouette by hugging through the waist and showing off the female form.
  • Simple sophistication is everything and more – minimal flourishes of silky crepe offer the non-bride a modern muse. Or, layers of lace detail with intricate appliques offer a touch of tradition to an already stylish bride.

Mermaid wedding dresses more often than not, pleasantly surprise the modern day bride. The simple but mesmerising shape draws intrigue and leaves a lasting impression on any bride’s big day.

Key questions to ask Luv Bridal & Formal about mermaid dresses

Mermaid wedding dresses provide a wealth of styles to there timeless shape. Here’s what to ask at your personalised appointment…

  • Ask your stylist about the wide range of mermaid dresses available, including sweetheart necklines, spaghetti straps, V-necklines, off-the-shoulder, one-shoulder or detachable straps… yes these are also an option!
  • Ask your stylists to explain how your train can be bustled up so you can have full range movement for your first dance.
  • Check with your stylist the different colours your gown comes in, as your complexion may be better suited to ivory, mocha, sand, champagne or oyster.
  • If you like to accessories, ask your stylist to show you the range of veils to compliment your gown, flower crowns, jewellery or capes as a detachable option.

The beauty about mermaid wedding dresses is that they can be worn numerous ways, they also lend themselves to a detachable skirt so as you can have two looks on your big day.

Mermaid gowns have come a long way from the sever cut of tulle fanning from below the knee. While they are still an option, the style has softened into an elegant and classic shape to stand the test of time.

With mermaid wedding dresses on the mind, head to one of the eight Luv Bridal & Formal showrooms near you to book an appointment, or book an appointment online at luvbridal.com.au

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