25 Short Wedding Dresses for a Summer Ceremony

Sure, wedding dresses are traditionally long—but in recent years, what's deemed a classic piece to wear down the aisle has changed quite a bit. Designers are releasing new, updated takes of wedding wear that prove no style is off limits when it comes to your special day. Danielle Frankel, for example, created the dreamiest pant set that made a convincing case for skipping a gown entirely. If you're still on the market for a frock, however, but want something a bit more easygoing, then you may want to set your sights on the below short wedding dresses.

We scoured the internet to find an array of super swoon-worthy LWDs that are perfect for a summer wedding. And we split it up even further, finding some with cool long sleeves, as well as sleeveless ones for those super-hot days. Other styles included in our roundup? Simple and sleek picks perfect for a minimal bride and lace-embellished frocks that are dreamy and oh so romantic. Ready to see our picks? Then read on for 25 short wedding dresses perfect for your upcoming summer nuptials.

With Sleeves

Blazer dresses have become a modern bride's go-to.

Add in pearls and strappy white pumps.


The detail on this dress is amazing.

The front draping on this is perfect.

With Lace

Simple and Casual

Amp this dress up with accessories.

For Beach Weddings

This one's perfect for a boho beach wedding.

Imagine this one with a flower crown.

An unconventional pick that's just as stunning.

Next up, learn all about the seven biggest trends from Bridal Fashion Week

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