Best of 2017: Stunning and Stylish Wedding Dresses

A wedding dress is the most important dress you wear in your life! With so many special moments you have in it and memories you makes, picking the right one is essential. We have rounded up some of our favorite looks from this year that are sure give you some inspiration for your big day! Some more traditional and some including unique and exciting trends 2017 has brought us. Keep reading to see some of our favorite dresses from this year!

Sheer Sleeves

This style seemed to pop up everywhere in 2017! A modern take on a traditional long sleeve wedding dress, sheer sleeves proved to be a hit among brides this year. Whether it was a lace overlay or intricate embroidery this fashion forward trend was all the rage.

Lace Overlay Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Angela Zion Photography // Dress: Hayley Paige

Bejeweled Bodice

Jewel details have been adding elegance and sparkle to wedding dresses for years and it continues to stay popular. This modern classic bride is glowing in her bejeweled bodice on her big day!

Jeweled Mermaid Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Rose Photo

Incorporating Floral

It’s always exciting to see how a bride chooses to bring her dream dress to life on her wedding day. This fun and colorful floral dress mixes traditional and unconventional for a one of a kind (literally) gown! Embroidery seems to be a big trend for 2018, so look out for that when shopping for your dream gown.

Floral Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Max Miechowski // Wedding Dress: Custom Ribbon Embroidered Tulle Dress // Via: Green Wedding Shoes

Backless Gown

Every girl wants to look like a princess on her wedding day and this wedding dress is the definition of a fairy tale with a beautiful lace bodice and full satin skirt. When the bride turns around, you can see the low back of the dress giving this princess look a modern and grown up finishing touch.

Low Back Lace Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotography: Paige Jones // Bride’s Dress: Lazaro

Vintage Detail

This vintage bridal look is incredibly eye-catching and unforgettable. This bride’s champagne and sequin dress added a touch of glam to her outdoor botanical wedding. The flower details tied together elegantly with the setting and her groom’s attire as well!

Sequin Vintage Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Riverland Studios

The Jumpsuit

This style is very fashion forward and non-traditional but brides have been loving jumpsuits this year! This beautiful bride chose a crisp white jumpsuit to wear on her wedding day with a wide pant leg and regal cape. She looked absolutely stunning and happier than ever in this trendy choice.

White Wedding Jumpsuit | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Miss Gen // Jumpsuit: AQ/AQ

Timeless Classic

We got a glimpse of this gorgeous bride earlier in the year when she married her middle school sweetheart, such a sweet story and an adorable couple. The bride could not have been more radiant in her beautiful gown with a lace bodice, sweetheart neckline, and tulle skirt. This dress works for all kinds of brides and weddings and seems to be the new timeless look. We hope this style is here to say because of it’s classic elegance.

Classic Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Asteria Photography // Dress: Wtoo By Watters

Something Blue

A truly whimsical look, this tea party themed wedding didn’t just have something blue, but everything. A Sherri Hill baby blue dress fit seamlessly into this brides big day.

Blue Princess Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Studio 83 Wedding Photography // Dress: Sherri Hill


Blush and bows, these two made one gorgeous statement in this fashion forward look! Completed with fabulous floral arrangements, this brides big day complemented her dress elegantly. This bride looked very pretty in pink with her tulle skirt and bodice all tied up in a bow.

Blush Wedding Dress with Bow Detail | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Jasmine White Photography

Off the Shoulder

An off-the-shoulder dress has become quite the popular statement in 2017. A white lace dress gets a modern update with this new neckline. This style is a perfectly balanced mix of traditional wedding dress with a 2017 touch!

Boho Off the Shoulder Wedding Dress | 2017 Wedding Dresses | Kate AspenPhotographer: Jenna Bechtholt Photography // Dress: Daughters of Simone from Bride Studio Boutique

What were your favorite wedding dresses from 2017? Let us know in the comments below!

Happy Planning!