Wedding Dress Silhouettes Styles Types

The wedding dress is an important decision in any ceremony. Some people have an idea of the exact dress since they were a child, while others have a hard time making the decision. It helps to narrow down your options by choosing the proper silhouette or style to fit your needs. There are five major styles of wedding dress including A-Line, Mermaid, Empire, Ball Gown, and Sheath. Check out the illustration above to get a basic idea, and let’s break down each dress style a little bit more.


the A line dress is a classic choice that works well with all body types  And flatters every bride with subdued and symmetrical lines. The name comes from the fact that it looks like an A  from a distance.