Black and white wedding dress that will have you feeling confident and beautiful on your big day.
A black and white wedding dress is the perfect way to make a statement on your big day.
Whether you want to go for a classic look or something more modern, this type of dress will definitely give you the wow factor.
With its sleek and elegant design, a black and white wedding dress is sure to turn heads and have everyone talking.
Traditions of a black and white wedding dress
Black and white wedding dress have been worn for a long time.
Not as far back as the traditional white and ivory but it is definitely not a new color choice when it comes to colored wedding dresses.
If I am totally honest the older traditional black and white dresses I am not a huge fan of.
There are so many stylish modern choices now that I love the idea of a black and white wedding dress.
What does a black and white wedding dress SYMBOLIZE?
A black and white wedding dress is seen to be a symbol of sophistication.
It shows that you are confident in who you are and it can also reflect your unique personality.
Wearing a black and white wedding dress will definitely make you stand out from the rest.
When it comes to choosing a black and white wedding dress, there are so many different options to choose from.
You can go for a traditional look or something more unique and modern.
Where to buy a black and white wedding dress?
As mentioned black and white dresses are a more traditional option so you will definitely find one in a local bridal shop.
You can also have one custom made by a wedding dress designer.
If you are looking for something online though then not to worry you can find lots of amazing dresses available.
We have done the hard work for you though, below you will find the best black and white wedding dresses.
The best black and white wedding dresses
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1. Urban editor pick – Bliss gown on Etsy
This velvet top black and white wedding dress is giving us witchy, gothic vibes. While also being super romantic and fairytale-like.
This is perfect if you are looking for something with drama and romance for your big day.
2. Best lace – Stylish Accs on Etsy
This one is a stunner! The lace top adds a boho feel while the ombre skirt is bringing all the drama!
3. Best for vintage brides – Rue De Seine
This one is giving me art deco vibes! Perfect for the vintage bride or groom.
This would make the perfect winter wedding dress.
Rue De Seine has some stunning boho dresses, check them out.
4. Most whimsical – Bliss Gowns
This ethereal dress has me feeling all romantic!
This dress would be great for any season and would work well with most wedding styles, even a traditional wedding.
5. best ruffled
This would suit anyone but I think it is the perfect choice for an older bride.
It would also make a great reception dress if looking for something to swap into.
6. Most traditional – Bama Mountain Laurel
This is the perfect choice if looking for a more traditional, formal dress.
The full ballgown skirt is lovely and floaty, while the applique adds some extra detail.
7. Best gothic – Legend Bridal
This one is giving me queen goth vibes!
Legend bridal are definitely the go-to for all black, black and white wedding dresses.
8. Best sleeves – Eclectic Brides
Sleeves are all the rage at the moment in bridal fashion. This dress is definitely bringing it in the sleeve department.
This a great summer black and white wedding dress, would suit a boho or festival outdoor style wedding perfectly.
9. Best short – Balmain
This stunning short dress is the perfect courthouse or intimate city wedding dress.
It is super stylish and modern, it would also make a great bridal shower dress.
10. Best for the curvy bride – Stylish Bride
This two-piece is a great plus size black and white wedding dress.
The great thing with separates is you can get different sizes, this is always a plus for me with big hips!
With the long lace sleeves, it is great for any season.
11. Best with a cape – Needle and thread
I feel a cape is just standard wedding attire these days! I just love the drama it adds to any outfit, the modern-day veil.
This maxi dress is the perfect white wedding dress alternative and would suit most wedding styles.
12. Best for boho brides – Stylish Bride on Etsy
Another one from Stylish Bride, they are a great choice if you are looking for a black or black and white wedding dress.
This two-piece is a stunning boho option that would fit perfectly with an outdoor relaxed day.
13. Best ballgown – Olly Bridal
Fit for a princess! This black top and white shirt ballgown wedding dress is simply stylish!
Perfect for a more formal wedding with a modern twist.
14. Best budget – Asos
This pack a punch for its low-cost price! What a wow dress!
This stunning formal, mermaid style fit black and white wedding dress is a great choice not just for a budget option.
Can I still wear a black and white dress if a religious ceremony?
Of course, you can still wear a black and white dress if you are having a religious ceremony.
The main thing with picking a colored dress is to make sure there are no bad connotations with the color and the religion or culture.
What shoes should I wear with my black and white dress?
There are so many different shoe options when it comes to black and white dresses. You can go for a classic black heel or something more unique and fun. A bright pop of color is a great choice.
How much does a white and black dress cost?
With all wedding dresses it depends, you can find a black and white wedding dress for any budget.
Look online or for secondhand with a cheaper budget. Then some high-end designers like Vera Wang have some stunning dresses if budget is not a concern.
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