A floor-length, lace gown that is form fitting can still be quite sophisticated. Opt for statement earrings or a bejeweled headpiece as a finishing touch.
Monique Lhuillier Gown; moniquelhuillier.com
A simple empire line gown with pleat details and a deep v-neck is ideal for a beach or garden wedding, yet still feel special enough with an embellished waistline that also acts as an accessory. Keep other jewelry to a minimum with this style.
Lanvin Ivory Pleated Gown, $10,985; lanvin.com