Long sleeve wedding dresses have been a favorite for centuries thanks to their versatility and elegance. They're perfect for a snowy winter wedding or a modern, modest bridal look, thanks to their unexpected long sleeves. While the added fabric may conceal a bit more skin, you'll still look exceptionally chic, stylish, and perhaps a bit sexy too.
Are you dreaming of wearing a long sleeve wedding dress on your big day? The eighteen gorgeous long-sleeved wedding dresses below can bring your visions of a fairytale wedding to life.
18 Stylish Long Sleeve Wedding Dresses
Bridal fashion extraordinaire Christos Costarellos designed this stunning Appliqued Embroidered Tulle Wedding Gown for a bride who's "not afraid to shine." Handcrafted from tiers of airy silk tulle, it features latticework trims and hand-cut Kopaneli corded lace appliques woven into traditional Greek patterns. Trumpet-shaped long sleeves add a flirty, feminine feel to the covered-up silhouette. It's the perfect dress for a fashion-forward modest bride.
Bring an effortlessly bohemian feel to your wedding day with this Paloma Long Sleeve Lace Wedding Dress from Wtoo by Watters. The pearl-encrusted bodice boasts a plunging neckline, open back, and illusion sleeves for sophisticated sexiness. Bust cups and boning provide braless support and all-day comfort. Allover botanical embroidery is stitched with a hint of sequins for a little shimmer. The figure-flattering fitted silhouette flares gently into a short train to bring even more drama. Plus size wedding dress available!
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You'll truly feel like royalty in this gorgeous Lace A-Line Floral Applique Gown from Mac Duggal. Crafted from intricate lace fabric, it's beautiful from every angle. Its high neckline, long lace sleeves, and traditional ball gown silhouette make it the perfect choice for modest brides and conservative settings. Without a train, it's easy to move and dance in so you can enjoy every last minute of your big day. Pair with a long, airy veil and an all-white bouquet to really wow your wedding guests.
Your dream day deserves your dream dress: this Ilus Lace Long Sleeve Wedding Dress from Tadashi Shoji. Designed in Japan, the stunning lace wedding dress is masterfully tailored for a figure-flattering fit that doesn't sacrifice a bit of comfort. The bateau neckline and long sleeves are beautifully balanced by a deep open back and fitted silhouette. Airy ivory-colored tulle and lace bring a sleek and timeless feel. Infuse your wedding look with a bit more personality with a lace veil and a plentiful bouquet of flowers.
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If you consider yourself to be a fashion-forward bride, consider sporting a statement-making short wedding dress like the Amsale Clarissa Long-Sleeve Wedding Dress. Whether you're heading to the courthouse or a casual rooftop ceremony, you'll look exceptionally chic. The two-layered design marries together a sheer tulle overlay and a sequin-covered slip dress. The long sleeves and high neckline add a modern, minimalist look that'll leave your guests speechless.
Searching for a destination wedding dress? This Sevilla Long Sleeve Lace Wedding Dress from Galvan makes the perfect option for a jet-setting bride. The breathtaking gown is named after the city of Seville and draws inspiration from its flamenco dancers. It's cut from a white cotton-blend fabric with guipure lace and cording details throughout. Three-quarter-length lace sleeves and a silk-lined skirt create a modest, church-friendly silhouette without feeling too covered up. A scallop-edged front slit shows off a bit of leg and lets your bridal heels shine!
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BHLDN's Belize Long Sleeve Wedding Dress is perfect for beachside nuptials and garden ceremonies alike. The classic silhouette features an empire waist with a plunging v-neck and subtle peasant sleeves. Subtle beading and detailed embroidery throughout create an effortlessly dreamy look. It's the perfect choice for casual brides who aren't willing to sacrifice comfort on their big day.
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This Maven Gown from Tadashi Shoji was designed with elegant brides in mind. Its minimalist silhouette is gently fitted through the body before draping into an effortless floor-length skirt with a subtle train. A daring open back perfectly balances the high neckline and long sleeves. For a wintery wedding ceremony, finish your bridal look with an ivory veil, faux fur stole, and a bouquet of winter foliage.
Captivate your wedding guests in this Cameron Long-Sleeved Wedding Dress from Willowby by Watters. It's cut from gauzy stretch mesh fabric for a light-as-air feel that's incredibly comfortable. Its flowy silhouette features a corseted bodice on top and a fluttering full-length skirt on the bottom—an off-the-shoulder neckline with tiered puff sleeves ups the drama to keep all eyes on you. The gorgeous long-sleeve gown comes in both standard and sizes so that any bride can wear their dream dress.
You'll feel like a princess in Galina's Signature Illusion Sleeve Ballgown Wedding Dress. Its full skirt is practically made for twirling. On top, an open v-neckline and boned corset bodice balance out the otherwise modest long sleeve silhouette. A crystal-beaded waistline, sequin lace appliques, and jeweled buttons along with the illusion back add a little sparkle for a magical feel. Choose from all-ivory or a pink-tinted underskirt for an unexpected splash of color.
Planning a winter wedding? This Britt Plunge A-Line Wedding Gown from Sachin & Babi is just the dress to wear. The sophisticated A-line gown features long sleeves with button cuffs and a dramatic, floor-skimming skirt. As you walk down the aisle, your guests will be impressed by the open back and oversized bow. A plunging v-neck with embellished trim shows off just the right amount of skin for a cold-weather wedding. Layer it under a white fur stole to stay warm while you take a few snowy wedding photos.
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For cottagecore fashion lovers, there's the Bridal Cloud Gown from LoveShackFancy. The stunning lace wedding dress is covered in custom floral Battenburg lace with scalloped trim. Elbow-length mutton sleeves, a bustle train, and an empire waist bring a timeless, vintage-inspired feel. A large back cut-out with a dainty ribbon tie brings the perfect balance of sweetness and sexiness. Secretly stitched inside the skirt lining is a small blue ribbon for a little something blue on your big day.
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This Odalis Wedding Dress from BHLDN is guaranteed to impress. The boho wedding dress boasts statement-making cape sleeves, a deep open back, and a dramatic train to wow while you walk down the aisle. Thanks to an illusion bust insert, padded cups, and boning throughout the bodice, its plunging v-neck offers coverage and support without a bra. Its gorgeous lace fabric is fitted through the waist and hips to show off your curves. The modern boho wedding dress is available in both standard and plus sizes.
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How romantic is this Blossom Ankle Dress from Needle & Thread? The vintage-inspired long sleeve wedding dress boasts sheer bishop sleeves and a tiered ruffle skirt cut from wispy tulle fabric. An ankle-length hemline is unexpected, effortless, and incredibly practical. Its pale pink color feels soft, feminine, and perfect for a garden wedding. Floral embroidery throughout makes for stunning detail shots in your wedding album.
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It's easy to say 'I do' to the stunning floral embroidery on this Bradley Wedding Dress from Jenny by Jenny Yoo. A sheer illusion bodice and off-the-shoulder neckline perfectly balance out the sweeping Mikado skirt. A slim band of piping defines your waist and marries together the structured bodice and full skirt. But what really makes this gorgeous long sleeve wedding dress the best in its pockets! Be sure to stash a tissue or two inside for when you read your vows.
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Bring added romance to your big day with this breathtaking Joan Wedding Gown by Riki Dalal. Its gauzy tulle fabric and delicate floral lace give the A-line silhouette and gathered train light and airy feel. A Swarovski crystal belt emphasizes your natural waist with a bit of sparkle. The plunging illusion neckline and deep open back add a dose of sexiness without feeling overly revealing.
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If there's one word that describes this Miles Wedding Dress from Wtoo by Watters, it's chic, chic, chic. The romantic wedding gown features a fitted bodice, full skirt, and off-the-shoulder neckline with sheer long sleeves. It's draped from shirred stretch mesh for an ethereal feel. A touch of eyelash lace on the bodice creates a layered, corset look for an elegant touch. The gorgeous gown comes in both standard and plus sizes to complement brides of all body shapes.
ML by Monique Lhuillier's Three-Quarter-Sleeve Lace Trumpet Gown combines classic boho details with a sophisticated silhouette. Fluttering three-quarter-length sleeves and a tiered ruffle hem add a flirty feel, while a plunging neckline and unlined lace panels add a touch of sexiness too. The fitted body and flattering trumpet skirt accentuate your curves without sacrificing comfort. It's the perfect long-sleeved wedding dress for a destination wedding ceremony in a traditional church setting.
Detachable Wedding Sleeves
If you can't find a long sleeve wedding dress that fits your need, you can pick out your favorite wedding dress and add detachable sleeves like below:
These removable sleeves are for a wedding dress. The light and airy sleeves are made of tulle and lace. An elastic band is inserted into the upper part of the sleeve, which will hold the sleeves well on your arm.
These lovely removable sleeves are perfect accessories to add some drama to your dress. The detachable lace sleeves are finished with white scalloped lace at the bottom and stretch soft lace at the top.
These lovely removable lace sleeves are perfect accessories to add some flare to your wedding dress.
These lovely removable long lace sleeves are stylish accessories to add some flare to your wedding dress.
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