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You’re engaged, congratulations! Now it’s time to start searching for the perfect dress for your big day! Overwhelmed by the number of amazing dresses? We get it. However, if you can narrow down certain aspects of a dress that you know you love, you can make the playing field a little smaller. One aspect of a dress that we’re loving right now is a statement sleeve and oh my goodness, are there some great sleeves out there! Whether your wedding style is classic, modern, boho or romantic there is a dress with a statement sleeve that is for you! We’ve rounded up some fabulous dresses with all different kinds of sleeves, for all the seasons and wedding styles. If you’ve been dreaming of a dress with sleeves, we think you’ll find something you love here.
The Natalia dress by Sarah Seven is simple, modern and oh so chic! The dress features a square neckline, fitted skirt and a ¾ length, gathered sleeve. This dress has one heck of a power sleeve, for the bride who wants to make a classic and commanding statement.
This structured crepe mermaid dress features a bodice overlay and bishop sleeve made from crinkle organza. Sistine is modern and romantic, the Vancouver based designer Aesling, was inspired by form and architecture when designing this dress.
Over the top romance, that’s how this dress from Daarlarna makes us feel! Made from soft, wide netting and lace appliques this dress is all drama. The billowy sleeves and sheer back that features buttons to the waistline have us absolutely swooning.
This beauty is the perfect off the shoulder lace sleeve dress for a warm weather wedding. Alda, a fit and flare dress from Kelly Faetanini, is absolutely breathtaking with its soft lace and button detail down the back of the dress.
The voluminous sleeves on this Eileen dress by Christie Nicole make a bold, romantic statement. The entire dress is made from soft tulle with pearl detailing and lined with 100% silk. The fitted bodice and A-line style skirt with a small train help to showcase the gorgeous sleeve. Want drama? You got it girl!
The Aretta mermaid style gown from Eva Lendel is decorated entirely with beads and sequin. The off the shoulder neckline and semi-transparent sleeves are made for the bride who wants to sparkle with elegance. This show stopper of a dress also has an overskirt made of numerous layers of tulle that fastens at the waistline.
This elevated boho dress by Inbar Freiman has a beautiful billowy sleeve with lace detailing. All of Inbar Freiman’s dresses are created to fit like a glove with an internal stretch bodysuit that hugs the dress to the body in all the right places. Clara is the perfect dress for a destination wedding or outdoor celebration!
For the bride who is looking to make a fashion forward statement with her dress, Zepher by O M Couture is it! This ballet style dress is made of soft pleated tulle with a removable train. The voluminous neckline and off the shoulder sleeve make this dress even more fun!
This all over crochet lace dress from Daughters of Simone has our bohemian hearts a flutter. The long sleeves, high neck and open back brings major drama to the dress. We couldn’t love it more for a Boho style wedding!
Little bit Boho, a little bit princess makes the perfect combination of gorgeous! The Raine Dress, from All Who Wander, is a strapless sweetheart dress with leaf and bloom detailing scattered across the dress. Bring the sleeve drama when you it pair with the Neve Jacket which features voluminous bell sleeves and a wrap detail around the waist.
Photographer: Hailey Pierce Photography
The Coco dress from Kite and Butterfly is whimsical and for the vintage inspired bride. It’s made from soft silk chiffon and trimmed in delicate laces from France. The billowy sleeves make this dress extra romantic. Paired with a deep V neckline in the front and back you can’t help but fall in love with this dress. **Most version sold exclusively at The Bride’s Shop in Utah.
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The Samantha dress from Eva Lendel is sophisticated drama. Made from lightweight fabric this strapless dress with volumetric sleeves and a wide waist band with a bow accentuates your figure. Imagine this dress in a garden wedding or at the top of a mountain…yep, gorgeous!
For the romantic at heart who wants a figure hugging, lace dress, the Ava from Kelly Faetanini is your girl. The stunning neckline and off the shoulder fitted sleeve brings all the attention to your face!
This unconventional sleeve that creates a cape like feel has such a beautiful shape that we couldn’t help but fall in love with this romantic dress from Daarlana. The soft tulle with white polk a dots and belted waist made this dress modern and romantic, the perfect dress for a garden wedding.
Shimmering between gold and silver, this St Barts dress from Canadian based designers & For Love, is magical. The fluted sleeves make the deep V neckline and open back even more dramatic. If you want glam, you need this dress!
This classic ballgown from Sarah Seven has us in love. Want drama? A simple, off the shoulder sleeve on one side and you’ve got it. Cody is elegantly draped and is perfect on it’s own or an open slate if you want to accessorize.
Sleeve options are endless right now. We love that you can choose from volume, fitted, lace, sparkle, simple and the list goes on! Figure out your wedding style and start shopping for that dream dress with a statement sleeve!
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