One of the most–if not already the most–heart-stopping sources of bridal fashion inspiration is none other than Fashion Friday. Every week, we become audience to collections of great designers all over the world. From delicate and feminine gowns with intricate beadwork and lace details, to modern and edgy pieces with clean lines and crisp structure, Fashion Friday is truly the best seat in the house to view the finest of bridal fashion. As the year closes, let’s take a look at some of the most jaw-dropping gowns that graced the runway. As much as we would have wanted to include a multitude of gowns, here are 12 gorgeous–and memorable!–bridal gowns from 2016.
How can anyone say no to the dainty and fine details on this Alon Livne gown? The gorgeous beadwork will make any bride fall in love at an instant.
With this Berta Bridal creation, all that is needed is a little sunlight to transform the bearer into a dreamy apparition.
Romance down the aisle in a Carolina Herrera classic that has just the right amount of lace for any bride.
Yes, this boho chic gown by Divine Atelier is the perfect choice for a more relaxed, toned-down look.
Let lace take your Big Day away with this eye-catching Elie Saab piece.
How can we forget Hayley Paige’s beaded masterpiece? It’s a stunner that’s hard to miss.
Inal Dror has a way with a woman’s body. This gown accentuates all the right curves and has lace details that create a fine, feminine look.
Marchesa never fails! This gown is the ultimate princess peg with the beadwork and cascading skirt.
This ethereal gown is a manifestation of the ingenuity of none other than Mira Zwillinger. This exquisite dress left us breathless.
We’re also a fan of this slender lace dress by Monique Lhiullier. It’s a refined choice of bridal wear for any wedding venue.
Ah yes, yet another classic piece. This simply cut tube dress with floral applique by Oscar de la Renta is a chic pick that exudes subdued elegance.
And finally, for the edgy bride, a Vera Wang piece such as this makes a trendy and sleek ensemble.