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5 Bridal Styles For Your Destination Wedding

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Whether you’re jetting off to a sandy beach on an exotic island or saying your vows in a chic European city, Badgley Mischka have the most dreamy destination wedding dresses for any out-of-town nuptial.

A wedding abroad usually connotes sun, sea and sand- and as idyllic as this sounds- it also means you also have to carefully consider your wedding dress choice! If you are getting married in a coastal location with warm climes, you’ll need to find a dress that’s comfortable, light weight but still effortlessly bridal.  Think floaty fabrics such as chiffon and organza to catch the sea breeze and give off a laid-back beach holiday vibe, these make for easy storage and allow you to enjoy the bliss of your wedding day without melting under the heat of the sun!

Bridal Tip

The bigger the dress, the harder it is to transport! Opt for something a little more slinky or fitted and take it with you in hand-luggage on the plane (never suitcase!) as this way you have more control and there is less chance of the gown needing steamed at the destination.

From romantic lace, to floating trains and high-luxe European glamour we have picked out some of the best options for your wedding abroad…



From Badgley Mischka’s Belle Collection, the Loretta gown is a classic A-line silhouette with beaded sweetheart neckline and soft tulle skirt that elegantly drapes over Chantilly lace for a gorgeous dimensional look. The beaded lace forms a delicate floral pattern adding to the romanticism of the gown. The whimsical and fresh look of this gown is perfect for a wedding abroad- pair it with your hair up in a loose bun for effortless beach vibes.

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Badgley Mischka Belle Collection – Loretta



Be a modern day Greek Goddess and turn heads in this impossibly romantic full-length A-line gown. Instantly striking is the gorgeous bodice featuring a deep sweetheart neckline with delicate scalloped lace edges, thin beaded spaghetti straps, and a stunning illusion waist with exquisite India beading to stop anyone in their tracks.  The soft pleated chiffon skirt with embroidered lace is the perfect complement, while an invisible back zipper closure provides a seamless finishing touch- perfect for a coastal chic wedding!

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Badgley Mischka 2017 Collection- Alana



The Azalia gown is completely regal and certifiably breathtaking. This voluminous, full-length satin gown is a classic fairy-tale dress come to life. Channel the royal bridal styles of the world’s most timelessly stylish brides as you sashay down the aisle.  Lavish lace embroidery and the full-length mermaid shape creates the perfect mix of modern sexiness and vintage flair.  Intricate and delicate, the India beading is exquisite against the softest stretch crepe fabric. An alluring sweetheart neckline complements the beaded spaghetti straps and the jaw-dropping, low open back creates a contemporary cut-out effect- perfect for adding a touch of sexiness and high-octane glamour to your destination wedding.

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Badgley Mischka 2017 Collection- Azalia



Romantic and sophisticated, this full-length mermaid gown features a flattering V-neckline with sparkling beaded, re-embroidered lace that blends seamlessly into delicate patterns of soft Chantilly lace. The beading and embellishments on the Natalie gown picks up the sun’s ray’s beautifully for a wedding abroad, with the stunning illusion back with crystal buttons adding the perfect complement to the cascading tulle skirt.


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Badgley Mischka Belle Collection- Natalie


Alex Pantsuit & Avril Bodice

Swingy, modern, and undoubtedly unique, these pleated chiffon pants are guaranteed to take your aisle style to impressive new levels. As comfortable as they are lovely, the pant suit can be perfect for a casual bridal look or destination wedding. Finished with an invisible back zipper and button closure, they look beautiful accompanied by the Avril bodice, a jaw-dropping beaded bodysuit with endless sparkle and shimmer. The cap sleeve of the bodice adds a timeless and classic element to this look, a perfect contrast to the modern low cut back. This light-weight duo is ideal for travel, making for an effortless destination wedding gown that is fashion-forward and bang on trend.

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Badgley Mischka Belle Collection- Alex Pantsuit & Avril Bodice


For more information on these gowns or for inspiration in finding the perfect dress for a wedding abroad, check out Badgley Mischka’s website here for some of the most dreamy, glamorous and elegant dresses. 

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