By Daniela Degrassi
Bridal Fashion Forward extraordinaire BLHDN has pulled out another ace with their latest Designer Collective series, an exclusive ensemble of globally celebrated bridal designers creating a modern set of wedding gowns that is a feast for the eyes, and a joy to wear, as almost all the dresses in this collection are created with materials that are animal free! One by one, let’s unveil all the vegan wedding gowns from this talented bunch, and you can click on each photo to be directed to the shop page to find more details on sizes, fit and product material. Enjoy!
Designed by Daughters of Simone, the Piper gown allover lace and a high neckline lend a traditional air to this gorgeous gown, while a plunging back and scalloped details are a modern touch.
Designed by Theia Bridal, the Felicia gown is an illusion bodice adds a sultry touch to a traditional silhouette, featuring cap sleeves and allover lace.
Designed by Daughters of Simone, the Abbott gown shows a dramatic plunging neckline, a cutout back. and keyhole details give a sexy edge to traditional lace on this effortlessly boho gown.
Designed by Daughters of Simone, the Amira gown blends an intricate boho lace and a hint of stretch, this dress is perfect for the laid-back bride. A low back and ribbon straps lend a sweetly sexy vibe.
Designed by Daughters of Simone, the Nomadic gown’s flouncy lace overlay and hemline on this off-the-shoulder gown are an elevated take on 70s style.
Designed by Rime Arodaky the Benett gown’s romantic and gorgeous lace detail peeks out from the plunging back and subtle v-neck on this thoroughly unique gown with detachable lace bell sleeves.
Designed by Liz Martinez the Abilene gown’s floral lace peeks out from sheer tulle on the plunging bodice of this head-turning gown. A classic tulle skirt completes the sultry look.
Designed by Liz Martinez, the Sondrin gown’s gorgeous floral embroidery adorns a sheer long-sleeved bodice with an open back for an ethereally sexy look. The tulle skirt gives effortless movement.
Designed by Rime Arodaky, the Jimmy gown’s delicate floral appliques embellish the illusion back, thigh-high slit, and plunging neckline on this crisp white gown.
Designed by Rime Arodaky the Haley gown’s long sleeved sheer lace bodice and a scooped back. A ruffled wrists tops a sleek ivory skirt. Covered button details and a subtle slit complete the sultry look.
Designed by Theia Bridal exclusively for BHLDN, the Ava gown is a soft-blush gown that features dreamy lace layered on top of tulle for a gorgeous dimensional effect; the delicate illusion neckline is effortlessly romantic.
There is enough to swoon over among these BHLDN vegan options, but for a full view of their Designer Collective, you can visit their online shop.
A feminist and independent spirit since she could remember (her childhood heroines were Pippi Longstockings and Katharine Hepburn) Daniela Degrassi found her creative outlet as a lifestyle photographer, working mainly in Northern California where she lived for 15 years before moving back to her native Italy to continue to be her autistic sister’s primary caregiver. Vegan since 2014, she found a perfect way to carry her message of compassion while celebrating her love for the wedding industry launching The Kind Bride in February 2018.