Classic vs. Contemporary: Choosing the Perfect Bridal Style

Classic vs. Contemporary: Choosing the Perfect Bridal Style

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Aug 18, 2023

Wedding bells are ringing and love is in the air – it's that enchanting time when two souls embark on a journey of a lifetime! But before the "I dos" come into play, there's a whirlwind of decisions to be made, starting with one of the most exciting yet daunting choices: your bridal style. Are you a fan of timeless elegance that harks back to the days of old, or are you drawn to the sleek and chic trends of today? Join us as we dive into the captivating world of wedding fashion in today's blog, and discover whether you lean more toward a classic or contemporary style! 


Sophia Tolli - Alexis



For the modern bride who seeks a touch of sophistication and allure, the Alexis wedding dress is an embodiment of sleek minimalism. Crafted from luxurious pearl Mikado, this fit and flare gown is designed to highlight your natural curves. The narrow belt and artfully placed panel lines create a captivating hourglass figure, ensuring you feel confident and beautiful. The daring plunging V-neckline transitions seamlessly into a seductive strappy back, adding a hint of flirtatious charm. A detachable origami bow adds a unique twist, while the sweeping chapel length train adorned with fabric-covered buttons adds a touch of classic detail. 


Adore by Justin Alexander - Bonnie



Breaking away from tradition, the Bonnie jumpsuit offers a refreshingly contemporary bridal style. With its clean lines and flattering V-neckline, this jumpsuit exudes modern simplicity. The lace-adorned illusion back adds an element of delicacy, seamlessly blending modern design with timeless elegance. Whether you're planning a courthouse wedding in the heart of Bellevue or a chic celebration in the heart of Seattle, the Bonnie jumpsuit is the epitome of understated sophistication. It's the perfect choice for brides who want to look and feel their absolute best while embracing a modern aesthetic.


Allure Bridals - A1154



For brides who appreciate the enduring allure of classic designs with a hint of romance, the Allure Bridals A1154 wedding dress is a match made in bridal heaven. The Chantilly lace sheath is adorned with intricate pearl beaded lace appliques, lending the gown a shimmering texture that catches the light with every step. This dress evokes a sense of nostalgia and timeless beauty, making it an excellent choice for a wedding in the historic city of Tacoma or the charming town of Everett. The A1154 gown seamlessly blends classic elegance with a touch of contemporary luxury, capturing the essence of bridal grace.


Casablanca Bridal - Philipa



This bridal gown is a true work of art, expertly crafted from stretch georgette to ensure a perfect fit and a flattering flare silhouette! Its charm is further enhanced by the exquisite beadwork and intricate embroidery that adorns the illusion neckline and bodice, creating a mesmerizing interplay of light and glimmer with each step you take. Adding a touch of sophistication, the dress features a subtle 74" train adorned with crystal buttons and a discreet split that reveals a subtle hint of delicate embroidery. Phillipa by Casablanca is a timeless selection for brides seeking both refinement and a touch of understated drama on their special day.


Morilee - Mackenzie



Elegance takes the spotlight in Mackenzie! This enchanting dress is a testament to intricate craftsmanship and enduring romance. Embellished with a captivating display of frosted beadwork and adorned with exquisite three-dimensional petal appliqués, the Chantilly lace on this gown evokes a dreamy and timeless atmosphere. The dress features a structured, sweetheart bodice that complements the body's curves and adds a touch of timeless allure. As the bodice seamlessly transitions into a flowing ball gown skirt, a sense of whimsy and grandeur envelops the bride, making her feel like a true princess on her special day.



Whether you're drawn to the timeless elegance of classic designs or the sleek allure of contemporary fashion, Samila Bridal & Formal has a wide range of wedding dresses to suit your preferences. From the urban landscapes of Bellevue to the tranquil settings of Everett and the modern vibes of West Seattle, our collection caters to brides from all walks of life in the Pacific Northwest. Choose a style that resonates with your vision, and embrace the magic of your wedding day with confidence and grace!