2010-09-27 06:00:00 by SMARTBRIDE
In Praise of Crumb Catcher Necklines
Got your heart set on a strapless wedding dress but looking for something a little "je ne c’est quoi"? We suggest adding a crumb catcher neckline. Smart brides know that the crumb catcher neckline elevates a simple strapless gown into a statement piece.
Whether it's inverted box pleats to add architectural elegance or pretty lace accents for a feminine touch, we've rounded up our favorite crumb catcher neckline wedding dresses from designers like Mikaella, Vineyard, Pronovias, Rivini and more, all available on SmartBride Boutique for a fraction of the retail cost!
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Mikaella Wedding Dress: $650
Looking for a mermaid silhouette but want some extra style at the neckline? This size 0 Mikaella wedding dress uses a touch of lace behind the pretty crumb catcher neckline to add softness, creating an elegant wedding look. Originally $1200, it's now available for $650.
Pronovias Georgia Wedding Dress: $800
If full ball gown silhouettes are more your style, but you still love the idea of a crumb catcher neckline, consider this size 10 Pronovias Georgia wedding dress. This is an example of a more structured crumb catcher neckline, with an inverted box pleat to add interest and texture before moving into its full, royal satin skirt.
Rivini Cielo Wedding Dress: $850
Another take on the crumb catcher neckline can be found in this size 10 Rivini Cielo wedding dress. Although the neckline is similar to the Pronovias above, the A-Line silhouette makes for a more streamlined, architectural look. Originally $4000 and now selling for $850, this is the deal of the week!
Vineyard Mackenzie Wedding Dress: $1100
This next example of a crumb catcher neckline shows how simple clean lines are anything but boring! Modern and elegant without being overpowering, the neckline on this size 2 Vineyard Mackenzie wedding dress flairs out at the bust line to compliment the flair of the skirt, creating a symmetrical, chic wedding look. Originally $2600, this new with tags dress is now $1100.
Hoa Bridal Poeticus Wedding Dress: $1900
The beauty and grace of this size 10 Hoa Bridal Poeticus wedding dress takes our breath away every time. Couture accents like the draped sash and floral detail below the hips and trumpet skirt combine to make this one of our favorite takes on the crumb catcher neckline. This is a brand new sample dress available for 50% of the retail price.