[ View the story "Sexy Wedding Dresses" on Storify] Sexy Wedding Dresses Is your wedding dress style all about the va va voom? Whether you prefer plunging necklines, something short & flirty, a figure hugging mermaid or a one-shouldered sassy number, we've got some inspiration for you (all for a fraction of the retail cost!)
Storified by SmartBride Boutique · Sat, May 05 2012 16:55:33
If you've always wanted a sexy hourglass silhouette for your wedding dress, these 4 mermaid options fit the bill.
First up, this
Mikaella 1551 wedding dress
has a tight ruching all the way to the knee for a true hourglass effect. Available in sizes 6, 8 and 10 this dress is anywhere from $799 to $1000 (regularly $1600)
The full skirt below the knee accentuates the curves above in this NEW WITH TAGS
Mori Lee 1602 wedding dress
. It's a size 10 for $1000 (regularly $1400)
Of "Say Yes to the Dress" fame, this
Pnina Tornai 32050106
has lots of bling and a sexy mermaid silhouette. Available in a size 6 and 8 for $4000 (regularly $7000).
Short & Sassy
If you're a non traditional bride and want to show off your sexy legs, these next 4 options will let you show off your legs AND your personality!
An interesting take on the hi-lo hemline, this brand new
sample wedding dress
looks like a traditional dress from the back, but is a short mini in the front! Available in multiple sizes for $399 (regularly $599).
For the stylish, high fashion bride, this short
Notte by Marchesa
has a modern, sexy touch. Worn once for a short civil ceremony, it's available in a size 4 for $450 (retails for $1050).
If you've got a little more rocker chic in you and want your wedding to be a real party, then this
Melissa Sweet Vegas
is the dress for you! Feathers, beading, short, sleek and sexy, this NEW, NEVER WORN size 8 dress typically retails for $1675, now selling for $600.
With a detachable skirt for a sexy and unique hi-lo look, this size 6
Cymbeline Saline wedding dress
is not for the faint of heart! This dress typically retails for $3600, now selling, never worn, for $2000.
If you'd prefer to show off some other assets, then a plunging neckline (often paired with a plunging back) is for you. These next choices all have plunging necklines and bare backs for maximum skin appeal. This look can be perfect for a beach or destination wedding, or a swanky cocktail reception style wedding.
First up, this
Nicole Miller C00025 wedding dress
has a pretty plunging neckline, slim column silhouette and a dramatic criss cross back. Typically $500, this gently used size 0 dress is now just $300.
Claire Pettibone Constance
dress just screams beach wedding to us. The ivory cotton fabric is great for hot climates and the delicate lace straps, plunging neckline and plunging back has a casual sexiness about it. This store sample is in near perfect condition with tags still attached and available in a size 10 for $1300 (regularly $2300).
This breathtaking size 10
Casablanca B006 halter gown
has a plunging V neckline and the empire waistline sparkles with beautiful Swarovski crystals. Perfect for an evening affair. Typically retails for $1350, now selling for $400.
Jim Hjelm 8800 wedding dress
perfectly mixes sexy and sweet with the lace mermaid bottom and the daring v neckline in both the front and back. This gently used size 8 dress typically retails for $5500, now selling for $3500.
One Shoulder Sheaths
Sometimes, baring one shoulder can be more sexy than a strapless dress and these next four examples prove that in spades!
For those daring brides out there, this
one shouldered sheath wedding dress
ups the ante with a high slit - definitely for the bride who wants to show some skin! Available in multiple sizes, this dress is brand new and $399 (regularly $700).
If you think old Hollywood has a sexy vibe, this new with tags Galina SWG439 wedding dress has that old Hollywood feel with a modern twist. This size 6 dress has been stored in a breathable garment bag and is available for $650 (regularly $850).
Rounding out our one-shouldered wonders is this size 12
Pronovias Fiona wedding dress
. Comfortable and sexy, this new with tags dress is available for $950 (regularly $1200).