At Bridal Fashion Week, you can always expect a sea of long-sleeved, Kate Middleton-inspired gowns and bedazzled mermaid dresses. But every season, there are a handful of trends that manage to surprise us. And on the Fall 2019 runways, some of the most stunning gowns belied some truly unprecedented styles: KiraKira-level glitter (at Berta), Meghan Markle-inspired bateau necklines (at Amsale), and non-blush pastels (at Reem Acra.)
Whether it was a precise tailoring feat or a noticeably non-traditional color palette, the best trends coming out of the bridal market were fresh alternatives to the classic princess gowns you probably have on your Pinterest board. Ahead, we’ve identified the biggest—and most unexpected—wedding dress styles for Fall 2019 brides.
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