brides wearing various sheath wedding dress styles
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Dress Silhouette Feature – The Gorgeous Sheath Wedding Dress

If you are getting married in 2021, our dress silhouette feature series will help you understand the different types of gowns you will see when you begin shopping. If you missed our other features, they explained the wedding ballgown and slip dress. Today, our wedding dress silhouette feature presents the sheath wedding dress and provides some incredible photos of pre-owned sheath wedding dresses that can be yours for a fraction of the retail price. So, let’s find you the perfect sheath wedding dress.

A Sheath Wedding Dress, What Is It?

Are you looking for a sophisticated and contemporary take on the modern wedding dress? Consider the sheath wedding dress silhouette. This wedding dress silhouette is the perfect bridal gown for the bride who wants a sexy, sleek look with simple lines and polished shape. This silhouette is easy and comfortable to wear, not a lot of fluff and fuss, and looks incredible on any body type. So, what does a sheath wedding dress look like, and how does it fit?

A sheath dress has a straight or column shape. It is fitted at the waist and then falls gently straight to the floor and may hug your hips. Available in many different fabrics such as crepe, satin, lace, organza, and more. If you are on the hunt for a wedding dress that doesn’t have a lot of layers, crinoline, or a long train, the sheath wedding dress is perfect for you!

Whether you are a bride with an hourglass shape, a petite figure, or a lean athletic figure, a simple sheath wedding dress is an elegant dress for anyone. Always stylish, this column bridal gown can be sexy, classic, beachy, simple, or bohemian. This wedding gown silhouette embodies modern style and is emerging as a new classic in 2021.

6 Sheath Wedding Dress Styles You’re Going to Love!

Theia – Layla

The Layla gown by famous wedding dress designer Theia is exquisitely embellished with shimmering beadwork in a floral style pattern. She has double pearl-ornate straps, and the beautiful flounce ¾ sleeves create a stunning off-the-shoulder or cold shoulder detail. Layla by Theia also has a dramatic plunging back, the sheath skirt that cascades down to a short train. Unlock the inner goddess inside in this stunning Theia masterpiece. If you love this look, today is your lucky day! You can steal her for only $495. That’s a 75% savings. Just click here to make her yours.

bride wearing Theia Layla a beaded sheath wedding dress

Image Source: – Theia Layla Gown

Tadashi Shoji Miraval Gown Bhldn

If you love lace and an earthy bohemian vibe, you have to see the Tadashi Shoji Miravai gown. This bohemian sheath style gown is made from gorgeous allover lace fabric with ample stretch. She has a feminine yet plunging neckline with decorative scalloped detail and romantic long sleeves. A dramatic center slit in the sheath skirt makes it easy to dance the night away—a true boho bride’s dream wedding dress. You can buy the Miravai wedding gown for $450.

Boho bride wearing long sleeve lace sheath wedding dress

Image Source: Tadashi Shoji Miravai gown

Alexandra Grecco – Colette

If you like a more simple dress that is sexy and sophisticated, the Alexandra Grecco Colette gown is it. With a structured, wide square neckline (that is a hot 2021 trend) that is resembles the world-old Victorian style, Colette is both sexy and streamlined!

A simple sheath bridal gown with square neckline

Image Source: – Alexandra Grecco – Colette

Amy Kuschel Bacall BHLDN Wedding Dress

Calling all modern brides. Look at this dress, the Bacall gown by Amy Kuschel. Cut from a comfortable, stretchy crepe fabric for a crisp and sleek feel, this modern bridal gown features three-quarter sleeves and a demure bateau neckline; it’s a chic bridal gown for the elevated minimalist bride.

Simple & sophisticated crepe sheath wedding dress with 3/4 sleeves

Image Source: the Bacall gown by Amy Kuschel

Nicole Miller – Hamptons GH10006

Perfect for a 2021 elopement or destination wedding, this Nicole Miller Hampton style GH10006 wedding gown is made from an opulent stretch silk fabric. It features a cowl neckline and a lace back inset that gives the wedding gown a modern edge. The side and back ruching details slim and sculpts the body creating the perfect silhouette. The short bridal gown train has a stunning lace overlay and is the ideal finishing touch to this modern, chic, and sophisticated gown. See more Nicole Miller dresses here!

Simple sheath bridal gown with cowl neckline

Image Source: Nicole Miller GH10006

WTOO – Monica Lenora

Wow! If you’re a bride that loves unique details, WTOO Monica Lenora is it! She is femme and sophisticated and has short-sleeves that feature an allover lace graphic embroidery with a soft, luxe sequin and bead sparkle. This is a demure and conservative gown in the front, but the open back and sexy sheer side cutouts offer a dramatic twist. For a modern bride that loves a polished and unique look, Lenora is the answer, and at $575, she is a steal! Looking for more WTOO? We’ve got you covered.

Beautiful, and unique lace sheath wedding dress

Image Source: WTOO Monica Lenora

Planning a wedding during a pandemic can be a little stressful, luckily you can shop for your wedding dress from home. And the best part is you can find designer bridal gowns at a fraction of the price. These sheath wedding dresses in this dress silhouette feature are just a small taste of the available choices on You can find vintage sheath wedding dresses, sexy sheath gowns, chic and sophisticated sheath bridal gowns, and more. Ready to shop? Click here.