Almost any beautiful wedding dress can be a part of your fairytale wedding, but black and white wedding dresses add a bit of unique style that most brides overlook. Adding black material and embellishments to a traditional white wedding dress is not unheard of. Still, a majority of brides choose an all-white or off-white wedding gown without much other color. Black and white wedding dresses are beautiful and should be considered for the bride who wants to wear something different. Did you know that Audrey Hepburn helped inspire some of the dresses in this top ten list? Just look at her wedding dress from the 1954 movie ‘Sabrina’.
10. A-line Strapless Black Taffeta Ruffled Bridal Gown
This A-line strapless wedding dress is gorgeous. The bodice and top half of the skirt is made of black taffeta with white flower accents and white ribbon. The bodice is corset with ribbon on both the front and the back. The full skirt is made up of white organza, giving this dress a very unique look. It is a gothic version of a fairytale like ballroom gown.
9. Black And White Embroidered Wedding Dress
The black and white embroidered wedding dress is a white strapless ballroom wedding gown. The bodice and full skirt are covered in black flower appliques. The long flowing skirt of this dress is floor length with a short train. The material chosen for the dress is white satin and chiffon with black beading on the flowers. The long, flowing fabric will make any bride look and feel like a princess.
8. Black And White Mermaid Wedding Dress
Mermaid wedding dresses always appear to create a slim and long silhouette on the bride. This mermaid wedding dress is not your traditional white wedding dress. It has black beaded appliques encircling the waist and flowing down the back into a court train. The contrast between the white taffeta and the black appliques create a dramatic statement.
7. Organza Black And White Wedding Dress
This black and white organza wedding dress is a full ball gown style dress. The bodice is corset with beaded appliques over the top of the white organza. The gown is reminiscent of the beautiful ballroom gowns that are worn during balls in fairy tales.
6. Black And White Lace Empire Bridal Gown
This lace empire gown is completely non-traditional and unique. Satin, lace, and organza cover this dress from bodice to skirt in white with black appliques and a big black bow at the empire waist. A short train adds to the allure of this wedding gown.
5. Sincerity Bridal Style #3716
Sincerity Bridal really understands the fairytale look with the ballroom gown inspired style #3716. The wedding gown is described to have black organza flowers with Venice lace and beading over the white organza ruffles of the full skirt. The ruffles add texture and accent the flowing width of the full ballroom skirt.
4. Jasmine Bridal Style #T481
Jasmine Bridal style #T481 is a traditional style empire waist wedding dress with a full skirt. What is completely unique about this dress are the black tulle flowers that accent the bottom of the full skirt and train. The wedding gown also features a black belt with a large tulle flower attached. The ballroom inspired gown is unique, which makes it stand out against the traditional all-white dresses.
3. Maggie Sottero Style: Corinne
The Corinne mermaid style white with black applique wedding gown is a formal, almost traditional style for a bride. The dramatic contrast between the white tulle and black lace add an intriguing element to this mermaid dress. The long bodice is belted at the waist and ends in a full skirt. The belt is an accessory that is normally not seen on a wedding dress, but it works for the style. Even the model looks like a mermaid of lore in this beautiful dress.
2. Black And White Chiffon Gown
The black and white chiffon wedding gown is a vintage inspired dress. It is a form fitting mermaid style dress made up of white chiffon and black lace attached to the skirt, ending in a short train. The minimalistic beading on the bust paired with the small black veil really finishes this look.
1. Anne Barge Gown
The Anne Barge wedding dress is a simple, yet elegant gown. The white material with black appliques on the bottom of the skirt and black bow complement the bride, lending elegance to a plain dress. The princess cut bodice with a full skirt adds formality to this style. Though the dress appears simple, the complexity of its flower appliques gives a quality of royalty to the bride to be making it the number one best black and white wedding dress on our top ten list.