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    Posted on Feb 1, 2014

    52 Wedding Dresses That Aren't Strapless

    These modest wedding dresses are the antidote to the poufy strapless. Bonus: most of these can be bought online.

    1. Delphine Manivet, price upon request

    2. Delphine Manivet, price upon request

    3. Adriana Papell, $292 at Nordstrom

    4. Kay Unger, $378 at Neiman Marcus

    5. Jil Sander, $1,347.50 at TheOutnet

    6. Alberta Ferretti, $2,290 at TheOutnet

    7. Alexander McQueen, $1,160 at TheOutnet (This black tie is so perfect)

    8. BCBG, $498.00 at BCBG.com Um, hello pockets.

    9. Theia, $1195 at Neiman Marcus

    10. Boulevard Bridal, price upon request at ModestBridal

    11. Alice + Olivia, $1298 at Neiman Marcus

    12. Adam Lippes, $1690 at Neiman Marcus

    13. Badgley Mischka, $990 at Neiman Marcus

    14. ML Monique Lhoullier, $598 at Neiman Marcus

    15. Notte by Marchesa, $1,095 at Neiman Marcus

    16. Elie Saab, $6,850 (eep!) at Neiman Marcus

    17. Oscar de la Renta, $2,790 at Neiman Marcus

    18. Alice + Olivia, $597 at Neiman Marcus

    19. BCBG, $183.20 at BCBG.com

    20. Catherine Deane, $630.00 at Neiman Marcus

    21. David Meister, $1750 at Neiman Marcus

    22. Alice by Temperly, $397 at Neiman Marcus

    23. David Meister, $650 at Neiman Marcus

    24. Theia, price upon request

    A DRESS WITH A CAPE. I REPEAT, A DRESS WITH A CAPE.

    25. Carol Hannah, $2,855

    26. Carol Hannah, $4,065

    27. Carol Hannah, price upon request

    28. Theia, price upon request

    29. Collette Dinnigan, $2,400 at BHLDN.com

    30. Kite and Butterfly, $550 at BHLDN

    31. Zac Posen, $897 at TheOutnet

    32. Alice + Olivia, $595 at Net-a-Porter

    33. ASOS, $277.79 (wear a skirt slip to make the legs more modest)

    34. ASOS, $175.93

    35. ASOS, $138.89

    36. ASOS, $111.11 (perfect for a dress on a tight budget!)

    37. Emmanuelle Lebas, $565 at Opening Ceremony

    38. Malene Birger, $246 at TheOutnet

    39. Malene Birger, $1,195 at Net-a-Porter

    40. Vionett, $3,195 at Net-a-Porter

    Here is my last will and testament: please bury me in this dress.

    41. Free People, $268 at Revolve Clothing

    42. Lumier, $118 at Revolve Clothing

    43. Rachel Pally, $242 at Revolve Clothing

    44. Rosa Clará, price upon request

    Dat bow.

    45. Thakoon, $1,760 at Barney's

    46. Antonio Berardi, $1,740 at Net-A-Porter

    47. Ivy & Aster, $3363

    48. Jenny Yoo, $275 at Nordstrom

    49. Sue Wong, $598 at Nordstrom

    50. Lela Rose, $330 at Nordstrom

    This is technically a bridesmaid dress, but A) it's a gorgeous dress for a wedding and B) why the heck would you put your bridesmaids in white dresses?!?!

    51. Tory Burch, $1,295 at Nordstrom

    52. Jarlo, $124 at Nordstrom

    If you fall in love with a strapless dress but want to add on a little flair to cover the shoulders, this capelet from Carol Hannah is perfect ($425)

    There. All your problems solved.

    Or this beaded mini-cape to cover your shoulders from Ivy & Aster ($430)

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