25 Beachy Wedding Dresses for Your Seaside ‘I Dos’

Leah Faye Cooper
25 Beachy Wedding Dresses for Your Seaside ‘I Dos’
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The term wedding dress often conjures images of princessy ball gowns, voluminous tulle frocks, and heavily beaded satin numbers. While all are appropriate for certain wedding locales—say a church or castle-like estate—if you’re planning a beach wedding, you’ll likely want something a bit more light and airy.

You’ll need a dress that will no doubt distinguish you as the bride, but one that’s also comfortable enough to wear outdoors and perhaps ideal for rocking with bare feet.

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Enter the gallery above. Some were designed to be worn as wedding gowns while others are ultra-pretty dresses that just happen to fit the bridal bill, but all are perfect for a surf-and-sand setting. Click through to find one perfect for your beach wedding.

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Inca Gown, $2,229; at Grace Loves Lace

Self-Portrait Penelope Tiered Crepon-Trimmed Guipure Lace Gown, $1,420; at Net-A-Porter

The Farrah, $4,400; at Stone Fox Bride

Dima Dress, $648; at Reformation

Rachel Zoe Rory Floral Fil Coupe Gown, $595; at Bloomingdale's

Odylyn the Ceremony Anna Gown, $2,750; at Free People

Alexis Eveline Sleeveless Lace Maxi Dress, $726; at Bergdorf Goodman

Sachin & Babi Noir Sleeveless Plunging V-Neck Tiered Maxi Dress, $595; at Neiman Marcus

Brianna Gown, $330; at J. Crew

Alice McCall Alanis Dress, $400; at BHLDN

Philosphy Di Lorenzo Serafini Cutwork Lace Gown, $809; at Barneys

The Dree, $3,800; at Stone Fox Bride

Spell the Gypsy Collective x Free People Casablanca Lace Halter Gown, $1,190; at Free People

The Jetset Diaries Tuscani Maxi Dress, $300; at ASOS

Versace Knotted Strapless Silk Column Gown, $5,200; at Bergdorf Goodman

Camilla and Marc Sleeveless Burnout Flowy Gown, $750; at Neiman Marcus

Gary Graham Ruffled-Skirt Silk Tank Dress, $1,290; at Barneys

The Bali, $5,900; at Stone Fox Bride

Grace Loves Lace x Free People Lola Set, $1,600; at Free People

Fame and Partners Bridal Tiered Maxi Dress, $445; at ASOS

Roberto Cavalli Broderie Anglaise Cotton-Voile Gown, $3,650; at Net-A-Porter

Dress the Population Lace Fit and Flare Maxi, $238; at Nordstrom

Adrienne Gown, $550; at J. Crew

Payal Jain Kavita Dress, $650; at BHLDN

Temptation Positano V-Neck Long Dress, $750; at Barneys

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