A Tropical Wedding
Dress That Sizzles
A tropical wedding dress is the perfect fit for a destination
wedding on the beach or any tropical location. As with any type of
bridal gown, do your research to find the one that is perfect for
In general most brides choose a dress that is a little more relaxed and
casual for a tropical
wedding. White is a popular color choice, and the dresses are of
varying lengths but usually without a long train.
There are a few other things to consider in addition to your dress.
Shoes are an important part of your wedding attire, and high heels are
not the best choice if you are getting married on the beach.
Tropical Dress Tips
Look for sandals, flip flops or flats that are comfortable and match
the style of your dress. You can also go barefoot or add foot jewelry
for a nice touch. Visit our Beach
guide for more ideas.
Instead of a veil or tiara, have tropical flowers added to your hair.
Another option is to wear a haku
wreath (flower wreath worn around the head) or a lei.
Also, watch out for tan lines that you may have gotten over the summer
that will show when you wear your dress.
Consider going to a tanning
salon and getting a real or spray-on tan prior to the wedding if you
are concerned about not looking tan in your dress.
There are several different types of dresses for you to choose from.
Below we have listed the most popular choices for a tropical wedding
, Spaghetti Straps
are always popular choices.
Here are a couple more unique ideas:
Perfect for a casual beach wedding, you definitely have to be
comfortable with your body to wear a sarong wedding dress. They come in
many different colors other than white, such as lavender and green, and
floral patterns. Sarong styles include 2 or 3 piece sets, halter, one
shouldered, strapless and strapless bra.
Go casual or formal with a Hawaiian bridal gown or Holoku as the locals
call it. Many have designs or tropical wedding flowers running
throughout them, and they come in different styles like strapless and
halter. The best part is that you don't have to get married in Hawaii
to wear one!
Where To Find A Tropical Dress
There are many specialty stores that sell beach and tropical gowns, and
you may be able to find the best deals online. There are many websites
that sell tropical gowns, but be sure to read reviews and do your
homework before buying online.