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36 Colorful Wedding Gowns That Prove You Don't Have To Wear White

White may be traditional these days for most of us, but you can be wedding-ready in colors ranging from blush to black.

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1. If you're easing into the idea of a colored gown, pale pink is a good place to start.

Badgley Mischka at Saks Fifth Avenue, $1,190
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Badgley Mischka at Saks Fifth Avenue, $1,190

2.

Oscar de la Renta, $12,890

3.

White by Vera Wang at David's Bridal, $800
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White by Vera Wang at David's Bridal, $800

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4.

Sue Wong at Saks Fifth Avenue, $648
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Sue Wong at Saks Fifth Avenue, $648

5.

Moschino Cheap and Chic at Net-A-Porter, $1,415
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Moschino Cheap and Chic at Net-A-Porter, $1,415

6. Lilac is a bridesmaid-y color — but with the right dress, you'll definitely be the star of the show.

ABS at Saks Fifth Avenue, $410

7.

Amsale
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8.

Romona Keveza Couture
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Romona Keveza Couture

9.

Amsale

10.

Tadashi Shoji, $588

11.

Kelly Faetanini, contact for pricing
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Kelly Faetanini, contact for pricing

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12. Get bold with some fuchsia.

Notte by Marchesa at Saks Fifth Avenue, $995
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Notte by Marchesa at Saks Fifth Avenue, $995

13.

Naeem Khan at Neiman Marcus, $6,990
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Naeem Khan at Neiman Marcus, $6,990

14.

This dress is awe-inspiring. Oscar de la Renta at Net-A-Porter, $5,290
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This dress is awe-inspiring. Oscar de la Renta at Net-A-Porter, $5,290

15. Buttercup yellow is sweet but not saccharine.

Ted Baker at Nordstrom, $825
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Ted Baker at Nordstrom, $825

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16. Gold is good for a dramatic flair.

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Anne Barge

17.

David Meister at Saks Fifth Avenue, $648
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David Meister at Saks Fifth Avenue, $648

18. Baby blue is reminiscent of Cinderella in the best way.

19.

Seriously, Cinderlella 2.0.Tadashi Shoji, $488
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Seriously, Cinderlella 2.0.Tadashi Shoji, $488

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20.

Oscar de la Renta, contact for pricing
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Oscar de la Renta, contact for pricing

21.

Bellantuono, contact for pricing
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Bellantuono, contact for pricing

22.

Badgley Mischka, $795

23. And mint green is a totally underrated color for any occasion, in my opinion.

Marchesa at Net-A-Porter, $6,950
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Marchesa at Net-A-Porter, $6,950

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24.

Badgley Mischka
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Badgley Mischka

25.

Impression, $1,190

26.

How pretty is this?! Romona Keveza Couture
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How pretty is this?! Romona Keveza Couture

27. A jewel-toned navy would be perfect for a winter wedding.

Regal and Michelle Obama–worthy. Alvina Valenta
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Regal and Michelle Obama–worthy. Alvina Valenta

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28.

Tadashi Shoji, $548

29.

Tadashi Shoji, $408

30. And red is the undisputed champion of romantic colors.

Tadashi Shoji, $428

31.

Love in dress form. Vera Wang, contact for pricing
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Love in dress form. Vera Wang, contact for pricing

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32.

Vera Wang, contact for pricing
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Vera Wang, contact for pricing

33. If you want to rebel entirely against traditional white, black is your shade.

Houghton
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Houghton

34.

Tadashi Shoji, $808

35.

Izaac Mizrahi
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Izaac Mizrahi

36.

Pretty and romantic in a wistful way. Vera Wang, contact for pricing
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Pretty and romantic in a wistful way. Vera Wang, contact for pricing

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