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Extra, Extra! 7 More Gowns from our Bridal Fashion Feature

These dresses didn't land in our pages, but we're still swooning over the statement-making styles.

-Photographs by April Brimer | Styled by Laura Cassidy, Eden Dawn, and Tessa Woolf-

Theses seven wedding gowns didn’t make the final cut for the True Nature fashion feature in the current issue of Salt Lake/Park City Bride & Groom magazine, but we still love ’em. A LOT. So we’re sharing the pretties with you here today to further inspire your big-day style. Which frock is your favorite?

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Sheer Elegance

Romantic lace and crystals give a long-sleeved look a glamorous boost. Crystal-studded lace gown by Jovani ($618); shop Jovani at Ypsilon. Vintage rhinestone earrings; find similar styles at Antoinette’s Antique Jewelry.


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Sweet & Low

Take a cue from runways and red carpets with gowns that plunge and scoop to dramatic effect. Alvina Valenta lace sheath with low-cut back ($3,300). Simon G double halo diamond and white gold ring (price upon request), J. Brooks Jewelers.


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Flower of Now

The boldly textural designs and chic cap sleeves atop Portland designer Sonia Kasparian’s tulle and repurposed lace column ($3,200 at Urchin Studio Boutique) creates an instant modern classic. Xiao Wang milky diamond and 14K yellow gold leaf studs ($760); find similar unique studs at Magpie & Rye.


 

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Great Heights

High-neck dresses draw the eye up and create elongated shapes, great for brides with narrower shoulders. Casablanca beaded halter neck gown ($1,185), Gateway Bridal. Simon G double halo diamond and white gold ring (price upon request), J. Brooks Jewelers.


 

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Leafy Keen

Crystal applique on barely there sheer “sleeves” adds a dash of organic flair to Portland designer Sophie Chang’s sweetheart-neckline A-line silk chiffon dress ($1,800 at Sophie Chang Collection). Suzanne Kalan English blue topaz and diamond solitaire ring ($640) and Lena Skadegard coin pearl bracelet ($132); find similar styles at Masseys Jewelers.


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Get Glowing

Rich silk taffeta creates a crisp effect that really stands out in sunshine and candlelight. Mermaid-cut strapless gown by Watters ($2,090), available at Alta Moda Bridal Boutique. Forevermark white gold ring ($3,599), diamond and white gold bracelet ($4,999), available at O.C. Tanner Jewelers.


 

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Wood You Be Mine

Sparkling floral beading and a voluminous tulle skirt soften the linear racer-back bodice on Portland designer Holly Stalder’s halter-neck ball gown ($920 at Haunt), while a cool pearl gray hue gives the hard-and-soft silhouette a cosmopolitan air. Simon G double halo diamond and white gold ring (price upon request), J. Brooks Jewelers.


Hair & Makeup: Lindsey Watkins
Models: Sierra / Heffner Management
Stylist’s Assistant: Emma Ranniger