How to find the right wedding veil: Navigating Away From a Tulle Tantrum
Ah, the bridal veil – that delicate cloud of mystery that hovers over a blushing bride, adding a touch of elegance and a dash of “wait, is that my aunt from the other side of the family?” to the wedding proceedings. Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting realm of bridal veils, a place where the worlds of fashion, fabric and tradition collide.
An extra touch of magic at Leah S Designs – our store is currently offering a delightful 10% discount on all bridal veils when purchased with a dress. Because finding the perfect veil to complement your dream gown should be as joyful as saying ‘I do’.”
Retro Veils: A Glimpse Back in Time
Let’s start with a salute to the retro veils that our grandmothers rocked like they were about to meet the Queen herself. These are the veils that transport us back to a time when lace and tradition ruled the scene. Think Grace Kelly and old school glamour. Like the sound of this? You might like our Divine lace bridal veil with lace edging.
In my time in the world of weddings, I’ve discovered a captivating way to bridge the past and the present: a vintage wedding veils with a new dress. These thoughtful pieces are the perfect companions for my choice of a three-quarter wedding dress or a soft satin gown, adding a touch of vintage allure to a modern-day celebration. Oh don’t forget to add a gipp bouquet and traditional fruit cake for reception.
Fingertip Veil: The ‘I Do’ All Rounder
The fingertip veil: perfect for brides who want a touch of tradition without losing the ability to operate a smartphone. It elegantly graces the tips of your fingers while you exchange rings, offering the ideal blend of classic charm and modern convenience. Our most popular style, this veil caters to even the most coordination-challenged brides – ensuring you don’t just say “I do,” but you do so with style.
Featuring a touch of playful flair, our ribbon-edge double-layer veil adds that extra dash of character. It’s the perfect companion to your wedding journey, embracing tradition and humor in equal measure. So, if you’re the kind of bride who wants to blend subtle elegance to your dress, this fingertip veil style is your match made in bridal heaven. Finger tip veils suit all styles of wedding dresses, a double layer is the best choice and is easy to remove during your reception.
Check out our ribbon edge double layer veil.
Blusher Veil: Unveiling the Mysterious Mystique
The blusher veil – the wedding world’s equivalent of a magic trick. It conceals and reveals, adding an extra layer of suspense to the already emotional ceremony. This is a one layer wonder for the bride who is uncertain on wearing a veil. Bonus: it’s excellent for throwing over your face if you accidentally make eye contact with a creepy in-law. You can’t go wrong with our scattered pearl bridal blusher.Pair a blusher veil with a simple chiffon or tulle wedding dress. Ideal for casual settings like a beach, garden, or home-based wedding. This combo captures effortless charm and brings a touch of elegance to your relaxed yet unforgettable day.
You can’t go wrong with our scattered pearl bridal blusher
Ankle Veil: For the Practical Princess
Why wear a floor-length veil when you can subtly sweep the floor as you walk with an ankle veil? This is a request from our past brides and now its here to stay. It’s perfect for the bride who plans to defy tradition by busting out some impromptu dance moves later in the evening. The twist and tango have never been this ethereal.
Chapel Veil: When You Need a Little Extra Length
Moving up the scale in both length and grandeur, we have the chapel veil. It’s the Goldilocks of veils – not too short, not too long, just right for adding a touch of drama without risking tripping down the aisle. Just make sure your veil is longer than your wedding dress train, perfect option for a train-less dress that needs extra wow. How about viewing our best selling Forest veil.
I love the chapel length train veil. Its grace perfectly complements our designs as most have 40 cm train dresses, ensuring a captivating entrance while revealing delicate details. Our Divine, Desire, Forest, Stevie, Ivy, and Charlie dresses, have matching lace veils.
A tiara or a dainty comb completes the look, It’s not just an accessory; it’s a reflection of your identity as a bride.
Cathedral Veil: Your Very Own Red (or Ivory) Carpet
Finally, the grand dame of them all – the cathedral veil. This majestic masterpiece practically demands a spotlight and a wind machine. If you’ve ever dreamed of having your own Beyoncé moment, this is the veil for you. Best to have a committed bridesmaid for this one! We have the Amira Veil and the Margaret veils in store that are next level for length.
Step aside, ivory norms – let’s explore the wild side of non-traditional veils.
Picture a bride striding down the aisle with a pink tulle cascade flowing behind her like a barbie dream. Or imagine the daring elegance of a midnight black veil that hints at a mysterious love story. But wait, there’s more: bridal capes, the superhero of wedding attire. These flowing wonders add a touch of drama, letting you channel your inner cape crusader while saying, “I do.”
Do Modern Brides Need Veils? A Tulle Tale for Today
In the age of non-traditional weddings and Harry Potter -themed receptions, does a modern bride really need a veil? The answer is as clear as the glass slipper Cinderella left behind: maybe – maybe not! But if you’re a fan of tradition, a veil will add that extra sprinkle of fairy tale magic to your day, making you feel like the protagonist of your very own romance.
So there you have it – a whimsical whirlwind through the world of bridal veils. Whether you’re a retro enthusiast, a practical dancer, or a royal inspiration, there’s a veil style waiting to sweep you off your feet (and maybe tickle your nose a little). Remember, on your big day, the most important thing is feeling like the enchanting, one-of-a-kind soul you are – even if that means a veil that’s longer than your Pinterest wedding board.