Necklines 101

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From strapless to bateau to Queen Anne to cowl, there are so many wedding gown necklines to choose from! While we highly recommend trying on dresses with different necklines to figure out which suits you best, it's important to know the terminology and definition behind each one. Here are the most widely-seen necklines with photo examples:


This neckline dips into a v-shape in the front. Often a slimming style on many body types.

Gown by Alfred Angelo

Photo by Dan Lecca
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