A quick guide on wedding veils.
Don’t know where to start when it comes to choosing your wedding veil?
Today we’re taking you through the process of how to choose the right wedding veil for you. With countless options available in terms of style and length, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by choice. Luckily for you, we’ve got some exclusive tips to help you choose a beautiful wedding veil.
The first piece of advice we want to kick off with? Start by prioritising what’s most important to you.
There is no “one size fits all” solution. It’s not as simple as seeing a veil and choosing that one. You’ll want to choose a wedding veil that suits your gown, matches your hairstyle and works with your style.
We’re going to take you through a few pointers to help you choose the right wedding veil for you.
Choosing your wedding hairstyle is really important for determining how your veil is to be secured. Here are some examples:
One of the most important parts of choosing a wedding veil is making sure it works with your dress. Your gown has such a huge impact on your veil of choice and you need to make sure it complements your dress. Here are some things to think about:
You’ll want to decide whether these factors are important to you when it comes to choosing your wedding veil. If you’re getting married in a religious setting, check whether there are any requirements regarding your veil length and style. If you don’t need to take these traditions into account, feel free to choose a veil of any style!
As a bride-to-be, choosing a veil is completely new to you, so it’s natural to feel overwhelmed. You can make it easier by learning about the different veil types and styles available.
The shortest veil option is the Birdcage, perfect for quirky brides. It usually covers the front of the head and eyes with sheer netting.
Other short to medium length wedding veil options include:
Medium to long wedding veil options include:
Popular bridal veil styles include:
A wedding blusher or a drop down veil usually covers the bride’s face. It is removed either by the person walking her down the aisle or by her partner. This can be worn as a stand-alone veil or as a shorter, second-tier addition to a long veil.
Some wedding veil styles look beautiful with a hair accessory. These can also add glamour to a simple, understated look.
This is our best tip of all. If you know how your hair is going to be styled on your wedding day, book an appointment for a trial run on the same day you’re going to look at veils. This will make sure you pick the perfect wedding veil for you!
Want to come and look at wedding veils at The Wedding Gallery? Book an appointment to come and visit us here.