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The veil makes the bride! A veil is one of the most differentiating accessories for a bride because it turns a woman in a white dress into a bride! There are only so many times you can wear a veil so you might as well make the most of your wedding day to rock your favorite veil and make a statement. We’ve rounded up 25 of our favorite veils for the 2021 wedding season. From long to short and plain to decadent, there’s a veil for every style and every bride!
1. Sara Gabriel | Adrianne Veil
Shop our favorites from Sara Gabriel, a Denver-based bridal accessory designer. This veil shines with thousands of shimmering crystals and tiny pearls that are invisibly hand-stitched to the veil, and the look is gently finished off with a wide border of glitter and pearls all along the curved edge of this dazzling veil. This veil comes in 110′ length and can be made in other custom lengths depending on how dramatic you want the look to be. Talk about sparkle!
2. Sara Gabriel | Brooke Veil
This elegant cowl-shaped veil is one of the more unique veils that has become very popular for the modern bride, it can go with just about any style of dress but we love this look for a double shoulder strapped dress. Secure it with two small combs that tuck into your hair with a dreamy, low-draped back which is an excellent pair with a low-back dress.
3. Sara Gabriel | April Veil
This gorgeous veil softly caresses you with a crinoline or ‘horsehair’ ribbon that is stitched along the entire edge. The hand-cut lace floats just along the border of the back of the veil for that extra detail. Crinoline edging allows the veil to beautifully define the circular edging of the veil and because crinoline is a thicker fiber, it ever-so-slightly holds the draping shape. Wear the top layer forward for that classic giving away reveal moment, or wear it back for a modern look that is timeless.
4. Sara Gabriel | Keira Veil
This two-tier veil features a hand-cut floral lace that is accented with tiny pearls that lay across your hair. The peek-a-boo lace hides the comb for a seamless look in your hair. This veil is perfect for brides with a more simple dress as the attention will be brought to your face as the extravagant veil finishes off your bridal look. With its two tiers, this veil is also able to be worn forward for an at the alter reveal moment or back for extra volume.
5. BHLDN | Astile Veil
Dance away under the stars all night in this celestial-inspired veil is scattered with glittering star embellishments throughout the veil to imitate the twinkling of the night sky. We love this look for the out-of-box bride looking for some extra shine or if you love a celestial-themed touch to finish off your look.
6. BHLDN | Manchester Veil
This shorter length veil is finished off with delicately embroidered blossoms all along the edge of this veil. This veil is perfect for brides looking to add a soft touch to their bridal look, this one is for the truly romantic at heart.
7. BHLDN | Brynden Veil
Did someone say Breakfast at Tiffany’s? This Audrey Hepburn-inspired veil features a border of shimmering pearls all along the edge. This veil makes a ladylike finishing touch to any bridal look but if your a pearl girl and plan to accessorize with the shimmering gemstone, this one is for you!
8. BHLDN | A.B Ellie Roesia Pearl Fingertip Veil
Another pearl girl? This classy fingertip length veil is strewn with pearls that adds a special touch to your bridal ensemble. We love this look for a more simple dress where the wow moment can your veil, or pair it with a dress that features its details towards the bottom of the gown, making your whole look a wow moment.
9. BHLDN | Silona Birdcage Veil
Bring a vintage aesthetic to your wedding day look with this birdcage veil that is adorned with Swarovski pearls throughout. While not entirely common these days, with minimonys, elopements, and courthouse weddings, this look is dramatic enough while still being a classic. This veil is also a fun accessory for your second look or rehearsal dinner.
10. BHLDN | Sky Mist Veil
This single-layer veil is made from the lightest of materials that will look fabulous flowing in the wind. We think this veil is perfect for a romantic Rocky Mountain elopement with its floor-length it’ll be easier for you to carry while hiking to your ceremony and perfect for dresses with a shorter train.
11. Made With Love | Harlow Veil
This single-layer, cathedral-length veil features fluttering lace embellishments that sits comfortably in your hair with one comb. We recommend wearing this veil with a simple understated dress so that the lace embellishments can really be seen and pop!
12. Made With Love | Holly Veil
This cathedral-length veil is made from the softest tulle that flows in the wind. If you want your dress to be the star of the show then this is the one for you. This veil is simple and elegant and suits all wedding dresses no matter the kind of wedding, although the cathedral length adds a subtle amount of drama to finish off your bridal look.
13. Made With Love | Chiffon Wings
This modern veil features two detachable cathedral-length chiffon wings made of the most luxurious chiffon that falls so beautifully when placed on the shoulder. and flowing a whimsy train behind you. This veil is perfect for 2 looks on your wedding day or a modern approach to the veil if you still want to opt for a more traditional veil for your ceremony.
14. Twigs and Honey | Pearl Showers Veil
This stunning veil is richly embroidered with an endless amount of round bridal pearl beads that vary in size. The majority of the pearls are concentrated at the top of the head at the comb for subtle volume and then softly fade out through the bottom of the train.
15. Twigs and Honey | Trellis and Blossom Embroidered Veil
This gorgeous two-tier veil is hand-embellished with beads and blossoms of flirty florals throughout its short blusher and longer train in the back. This veil is a unique and dreamy finishing touch for your wedding day and perfect for that fun flirty bride dreaming of her fairytale wedding.
16. Twigs and Honey | Droplets of Light Veil
This stunning veil is finished off with hundreds of hand-sewn sequins and an added layer of drama with dangling beaded details, like your dripping in diamonds. This veil is full of sparkle and whimsy, a dream for the bride looking for sparkle and the drama of the added dangling beads that will shake and shimmy with you all night long.
This glimmering hand-crafted Berta veil is a showstopper that is sure to provide lots of glam and all eyes on you as you walk down the aisle. The cathedral-length veil is completely enamored in sparkling embellishments all throughout the dramatic long train of this veil. Wear with a more simple dress or if you want to add even more sparkle to your look, this veil can be placed in your hair whether it’s up or down with one simple comb.
18. Grace Loves Lace | Pearly Long Veil
This long veil flows effortlessly behind over your train made from ivory, pearl-studded tulle to give the illusion of dripping in pearls. Picture it blowing in the wind while you stand with your honey at the alter. Take into account that the nature of how many pearls adorn this veil and its length, this veil features a heavy-duty silver comb to securely hold its place in your hair so it’s not going anywhere all day!
19. Grace Loves Lace | Gabriela Veil
This stunning veil is handmade and simply breathtaking and perfect for that unique bride wanting to make a statement on her wedding day without taking away from her dress. This veil creates a stunning effect when you walk, with its length and softness as it flows in the wind behind you on your day. This veil is the perfect veil for brides looking for understated glamour.
20. Grace Loves Lace | Menha Veil
This romantic veil is made from a blush-colored tulle that is adorned with delicate spot embroidery that mimics pearls, this veil is the perfect piece to complete your look if you have opted for a blush-colored dress. We love this veil for the bride that is looking for a non-traditional veil to finish off their bridal look. Pair it with the Menha dress from Grace Loves Lace to accentuate its delicate embroidering detail.
21. Grace Loves Lace | Loyola Veil
This show-stopping veil is made from a modern floral silk patterned fabric. This veil is timeless, lightweight, and floaty that goes perfectly with a simple or silk gown, perfect for the bride looking to add a flirty feminine finishing touch. Keep in mind its brighter white color to ensure it doesn’t contrast with your dress.
22. Twigs and Honey | Celestial Streamers Veil
This gorgeous veil is embellished with ribbons of crystal beads that are inspired by party streamers, only more elegant. This veil is statement-making and will bring all eyes to you. The veil is secured by a comb that just ever so slightly adds a subtle volume to your hair.
23. Twigs and Honey | Simple Subtle Veil
This veil is elegant and classic with two tiers of light as air sheer tulle, this look is timeless. Wear the blusher for a classic bridal reveal moment, or wear behind you for a subtle and sweet lifted look. We think this veil is fit for that classic Aspen I do!
24. Twigs and Honey | Sequin and Pearl Veil
This veil features bursts of clustered beads and sequins throughout the train of this veil. We love how simple and elegant this veil is, with a touches of shimmer from the sequins, this veil is just the perfect fit for that modern romantic Rocky Mountain bride!
25. Twigs and Honey | Ombre Feather Trim Veil
This veil WOWS! It is completely handmade with a gorgeous sweeping train of ostrich feathers that give it the ultimate wow factor. This veil will be a breathtaking bridal look that everyone will be talking about long after your big day!
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