We get it: Wedding dress shopping can be overwhelming. If you’re not sure where to start, why not look to your wedding date for a little guidance? While you can certainly rock any style you want in any season, the vibe and weather of the month you’re getting married can help you zero in on your ideal dress. After all, whether you’re having a winter wonderland reception, throwing a fall fete, or exchanging vows in the spring or summer, it can definitely affect what you choose to wear. We teamed up with Christina Wu Brides to help you find the perfect wedding gown, no matter which month you plan to say “I do.”
To help you start your dress shopping process, here are gorgeous wedding gowns inspired by the month of your event.
Kick off the new year celebrating your newlywed status in this Chantilly lace sheath. With elegant details like illusion sleeves and a sweetheart-bateau-combo neckline, this Christina Wu Brides long-sleeved gown is ideal for the ultimate snow queen.
In the month known for love, there’s nothing more romantic than this two-piece gown that pairs a vintage-inspired bead- and crystal-encrusted illusion bodice with a flowing tulle skirt that’s as soft and delicate as freshly fallen snow.
Whether the first spring flowers have actually bloomed or not, the appliqués on this Christina Wu Brides illusion fit-and-flare gown will channel their delicate beauty. Cap sleeves give you some coverage in case it’s still chilly, and the intricate lace and button-detailed back finishes the show-stopping look.
Say goodbye to April showers and hello to this slim, lacy number complete with a chic keyhole back. Bonus? It shows off your figure: The fit-and-flare silhouette hugs your body in all the right ways, and the subtle sparkle lace helps highlight your curves.
Make a splash in this Christina Wu Brides mermaid-style gown featuring 3-D floral appliqués and crisscross beaded straps, perfect for a spring garden wedding. The dramatic train and plunging neckline will help you stand out among a sea of blooms.
It’s no wonder that June is the classic wedding month, since its namesake, Juno, was the Roman goddess of marriage. Channel her stately elegance in a traditional sweetheart ball gown updated with subtle shimmer tulle and beaded detailing at the waist.
The peak of summer calls for a light and airy gown with breathable layers of tulle and lace that you can move in, like this eye-catching pick from Christina Wu Brides. A sheer nude bodice and cascading floral appliqués add to the ethereal feel.
Stay cool in the heat with this spaghetti-strap stunner. A beaded bodice and lace train bring the drama, while the breezy A-line skirt and beautiful low back will keep you comfortable from the ceremony to the last dance.
Celebrate the month of fresh starts with this seriously glamorous gown from Christina Wu Brides. The illusion halter neckline highlights your décolletage without being too revealing, and the sequined lace skirt will catch the light as you twirl on the dance floor.
You’ll feel like a modern-day princess in this strapless sweetheart number. And talk about seasonally appropriate: The beaded light-gold leafy appliqués on its tulle skirt and train give a nod to this month’s fall foliage. Did we mention it has pockets?
You’ll be giving thanks for this flattering Christina Wu Brides trumpet gown come your wedding day. The delicate hand beading over Chantilly lace lends just the right amount of sparkle. Plus, the illusion neckline and back make the look both sultry and demure.
A wedding during the busiest party month of the year deserves a dress that truly stands out—and what better way to do that than with an unexpected hue like this stunning black-and-ivory gown? With a structured bodice, sequin-covered lace, and long train, you’ll be sure to make a super-dramatic entrance.