Best of 2015: Dresses

Words by Tamarin Morley
December 29, 2015

So, we may have seen a bajillion weddings, but a jaw-dropping dress will always have us squealing for joy. From show-stopping sequins to bohemian lace, Nouba brides are constantly surprising and delighting us with unique gowns that are as individual as they are. Here are but a handful of stunners from 2015…

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Rue de Seine long sleeved wedding dress

It’ll surprise no one to see coveted New Zealand bridal label Rue de Seine on the top billed list. Captured by Dan O’Day from this Sydney wedding, this long sleeved lace wedding dress was one of the most pinned gowns of the year!

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Anaessia lace wedding gown

Scalloped lace and a soft tulle skirt, Sarah’s ethereal gown by Melbourne bridal designer Anaessia was the perfect embodiment of her beach boho meets English garden wedding. Photography by Beck Rocchi.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Blue sequin wedding dress by Alex Perry

A nod to ‘something blue’ is the only thing about this sequin wedding dress by Alex Perry that could be called traditional. From an equally spectacular fruit shed wedding, captured by John Benavente.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ modern wedding dress by Calvin Klein

We love a modern bride and Ronnie nailed it in this chic, minimal wedding dress by Calvin Klein. Captured by Lara Hotz, this Pine Groves wedding was every bit as gorgeous as the bride herself.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ wedding jumpsuit

A totally unique wedding calls for a totally unique outfit, and a Portland Garment Factory jumpsuit fit the bill perfectly. This low key desert wedding was captured by Free the Bird Photography.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Berta bridal

A bold silhouette, dramatic plunging neckline and lace-cuffed sleeves, this daring wedding dress by Berta Bridal got a lot of love on the blog. You won’t find much that’s traditional in this tipi wedding by John Benavente.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Art Deco wedding dress

This Gatsby-esque dress started as a swatch of embellished lace and became the dress of Sarah’s dreams, thanks to emerging designer, Yulia Mc Couture. Captured by Lara Hotz, this Hunter Valley wedding was full of stunning details.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Sequin wedding dress by Karen Willis Holmes

Glittering with sequins and featuring a sheer lace-mesh back, the ‘Caitlyn’ gown by Karen Willis Holmes shone as one of this year’s favourites. Captured by Keelan Christopher, this winter wedding was a stunner.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ blush wedding dress by George Wu Couture

With an illusion neckline, barely there sleeves and blossoming bodice, this blush wedding dress by George Wu Couture took our breath away. Trent & Jessie captured this Brisbane wedding.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Rue de Seine open back two-piece wedding dress

Bridal separates were huge this year and we love this bride’s chic ensemble of an open-backed Rue de Seine lace top and modern Roland Mouret skirt. Captured by Lauren Campbell from this woodland wedding.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Art Deco wedding dress by Gwendolynne

When it comes to exquisite detailing and intricate bead work, no one does it quite like Gwendolynne. We love the delicate cap sleves of this art deco inspired gown, from this Melbourne wedding, captured by Eric Ronald.

 

Best wedding dresses of 2015/ Yaki Ravid

With billowy sleeves, a scalloped lace neckline and deep v-back, this bride was the epitome of understated elegance in her dream dress by Yaki Ravid. Her chic Perth wedding was captured by Bayly & Moore.

 

In the market for a unique wedding dress? The Nouba Directory is home to some of the country’s most exciting bridal designers and boutiques!

 

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Eleni - Love4Wed 4 years ago

Swooning over these gorgeous dresses!

Ann 4 years ago

These dresses are incredible. Love all the lace!

Jack 4 years ago

This is a very good site, you can see pictures of the hero is very happy, so I also wish all going to walk into a marriage, people have a happy family

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