Our Top 11 Wedding Dresses for Your 2023 Beach Wedding
The great thing about Florida is that it’s surrounded on all sides by stunning wedding venues: its sandy beaches! No one can deny how romantic the ocean is. Whether you want to lean into your seaside theme, or simply want a dress that’s easy to move around in when your aisle is sandy, there’s a wedding dress for you!
For Lace-Loving Brides: Chic Nostalgia's "Raven"
It’s easy for lace to get hot or heavy, but this dress has neither problem! With its light and airy sheet lace, this dress is perfect for the bride who loves lace but doesn’t want to get weighed down for her beach wedding. It even comes with a detachable train skirt for a versatile look!
Size Range: 0-24 Price: $2159
For the Casual Wedding: Maggie Sottero's "Phaedra"
If you’re leaning into the laidback ocean lifestyle for your wedding, then Phaedra is the dress for you. The clean, ruched crepe is perfect if comfort is your main concern, and the slit makes for maximum airiness. She’s still bridal, but definitely casual.
Size Range: 0-28 Price: $1518
Best Long Sleeve: Chic Nostalgia's "Adeen"
This might be the lightest long-sleeve wedding dress we’ve ever felt. The boho lace pattern plays up its beachy feel, and the best part? It even has a subtle sparkle.
Size Range: 0-24 Price: $2262
Best Tulle Skirt: Rebecca Ingram's "Elouise"
The tulle on this skirt is so soft and airy, it’s unreal. Drop waists are certainly starting to make their comeback on the bridal scene, and Elouise’s boho take on them is next-level chic. The detachable bishop sleeves are a romantic touch, as well.
Size Range: 0-28 Price: $1499
Best Boho: Wilderly's "Blair"
It’s hard to filter the boho style down to just one dress, but we think this is the best one for your beach wedding. The bell sleeves, free-flowing but fitted skirt, and soft lace detailing make for a stand-out choice.
Size Range: 0-30 Price: $1729
For the Vintage Bride: Chic Nostalgia's "Ivy"
The delicate crochet detailing peeking out under the soft tulle of this gown is everything. She’s sweet, unique, and easy to move in, and the perfect pick for a vintage-loving bride on her beachy wedding day.
Size Range: 0-24 Price: $1879
For the Clean Bride: Maggie Sottero's "Lomara"
Lomara is the perfect mix between a modern clean look and a beachy boho theme. Its luxurious stretch satin exquisitely blends with the intricate train, and the tasseled bow tied in the back is a nice beachy touch.
Size Range: 0-28 Price: $1989
For the Fairytale Beach Wedding: Chic Nostalgia's "Eva"
This dress is the perfect pick if you want wind-swept, ethereal wedding photos for your beachy nuptials. Eva has just the right amount of fairytale sparkle and sweet romance to give your wedding wardrobe that fairytale touch.
Size Range: 0-24 Price: $2530
For the Glitzy Bride: Sottero & Midgley's "Boston"
Just because you’re getting married on a beach doesn’t mean you want to sacrifice the glamor! This intricately beaded sheath gown gives you the best of both worlds: sparkle and mobility. The beads disperse at the end of the skirt, allowing you to live your flowy seaside dreams.
Size Range: 0-28 Price: $2910
Best Chiffon Skirt: Allure Bridal 9958
Chiffon is the fabric if you want your dress to flow in the ocean breeze. The romantic off-the-shoulder floral bodice is the perfect top to play up the delicacy of the skirt.
Size Range: 0-30 Price: $1949
Best Beach-Inspired: Beloved "Arden"
We think the ivory lace and beading over the nude lining on this dress perfectly mimics the look of sea foam frothing on a sandy beach. You’ll look like you stepped straight out of the waves in this gown!
Size Range: 2-28 Price: $1499