vintage style wedding dresses

Three Themed Short Wedding Dresses

Vintage Style Wedding Dresses

Every engaged couple have to make a decision on whether to have a modern theme or look back at years gone by. Deciding what suits your style the best is a difficult decision, we’ve put together three beautiful themes for short wedding dresses. These vintage style wedding dresses can be so versatile and work with all different wedding settings.


Bohemian wedding themes are very earthy with a whimsical feel to them and it’s all very soft and romantic in tone. So think outdoors weddings with nature surrounding you, flowers and stunning details.  The wedding dress should be flowing and move easily, light fabrics that are comfortable to wear are the order of the day.
Sara by True Bride, has got all the elements a boho bride could want form a vintage reproduction wedding dress. It is soft and romantic with a modern twist. With a tulle skirt and beautiful tulle sleeves encrusted with beading makes this a very on trend style.
vintage style wedding dresses
For this style of wedding it’s great to wear hair up or with loose curls, anything that is soft and feminine. This is a great look with flowers woven into the hair or a crystal headpiece. Decorating the venue requires fairy lights, rustic decorations and wild flowers. This type of wedding is a real celebration of nature and it’s gloriously laid back and calming.

Rockabilly Bride

If you love all things vintage and classic then this is the wedding theme for you. Add a bit of fun and iconic 1950s rock n roll vibe.
A 1950s vintage style short wedding dress lends itself perfectly to this type of wedding. Accessories with amazing petticoats to really immerse yourself in a retro wedding. So many different vintage style short wedding dresses for this type of theme.
Elizabeth by Timeless Chic is a wonderful tea length wedding dress vintage style wedding dress with a sweetheart neckline. This dress can be worn in countless ways and you can add colour to this dress for the wow-factor.
Elizabeth Timeless Chic Vintage style wedding dress
Rockabilly themed weddings means you can get really creative, everyone can adopt the theme and get involved.  Think Vegas weddings and the little wedding chapel. It’s all about colour and the kitsch details, go as wild as you want.
Music can be a big attraction for a rock and roll wedding, drawing on inspiration from the likes of Elvis and Johnny Cash. Flowers can be big and bright and shoes can play an important part of the day.

Retro Weddings

A real retro wedding can be anything you like but we tend to think of 1950s and early 1960s short wedding dresses as retro. The stunning circular skirts and birdcage veils, bright red lips and a certain DIY style brings this era to life.
Knee length wedding dresses are great for this theme and Sarah by House of Mooshki wedding dress is a wonderful vintage reproduction. It’s a gorgeous short tea length wedding dress. The satin bodice is overlaid with a sophisticated delicate ivory lace which is wonderful for a retro wedding.
vintage style wedding dresses
This theme can be so versatile and suits both an informal and more formal wedding day. It’s fantastic for lots of handmade and diy styling.  Lace is great to incorporate into this style of wedding and it’s all about the details.

Wedding Themes

Whatever style or theme of wedding you decide on there is a short vintage style wedding dress for you. We’d love to welcome you to our wedding boutique for a consultation. So please book your appointment today.

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