While white is the color usually associated with weddings, many women around the world don a red dress because of its symbolism and meaning in many cultures.
If you are thinking of wearing a red wedding dress on your big day we say why the heck not?
From cherry and rust-red to wine-red and burgundy, we have put together a list of 26 of the most gorgeous red wedding dresses out there. Take a look, and get ready to knock ’em dead!
Black and Red Lace Off-The-Shoulder Wedding Dress
Exude glamor in this stunning black and red lace off-the-shoulder bridal gown.
The tight-fitting bodice layered with lace flowers adds a touch of vampish glam to a traditional A-line style skirt with a long flowing train.
Red Satin Infinity Wedding Dress
Sultry, sexy, and an absolute must-have, this red satin infinity dress is what wedding-day dreams are made of!
With its high slit and long train, this budget-friendly option will have you looking, and feeling, like a million bucks.
Red Glitter Princess-Style Wedding Ball Gown
Make a statement in this red glitter princess-style ball gown wedding dress!
Made with a glitter mesh fabric, the dress is an absolute showstopper, with its off-the-shoulder sleeves, corseted bodice, and full skirt.
All you need is some rich gold accessories and a fabulous pair of shoes to complement this luxurious gown.
Red and White Wedding Dress with Long Train
“Hot” couture at its best, this red and white wedding dress with a long train is on fire!
Fully boned and lined, the gorgeous creation is made with red satin and white or ivory organza. It notably features a lace-up back, so it can easily be adjusted to fit.
Wine Red Off-The-Shoulder Long Velvet Wedding Dress
For the bride who wants to stand out from the crowd, we think this wine red off-the-shoulder long velvet wedding dress is perfect.
The A-line style suits all silhouettes, as does the deep wine-red hue.
Red Strapless Princess Wedding Dress
Elegant in its simplicity, we love this red off-the-shoulder princess wedding dress with a rhinestone beaded belt.
The sweetheart neckline is too divine for words, as is the empire waist and floor-length skirt.
If you’re worried about extra support, don’t stress – it has a built-in bra and a lace-up back for the perfect fit.
Red Tulle Long Wedding Dress
This ethereal waiflike red tulle long wedding dress is like something out of Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Not only is this elegant dress beautifully designed with form and function in mind, but it also features dreamy diaphanous tulle sleeves.
Glamorous Sheer Red Ruffle Wedding Dress
Magical, majestic, memorable… we have pretty much run out of adjectives to describe this glamorous sheer red ruffle wedding dress. What we can tell you however is that you will like an absolute goddess on your wedding day! And who doesn’t want that?
A couture gown by any standard, it features a wide-open back, sheer nude construction on top with copious layers of tulle on the skirt.
Velvet Draped Red Corset Wedding Dress with Train
Rich in color and luxurious in fabric, the velvet draped red corset dress with train elevates your style to a whole new level. It’s slick, chic, and flattering with its mermaid hemline.
A feature we particularly like is the voluminous draping around the waist, which doubles up as a train for your walk down the aisle. Remove it completely for a whole new look!
Designer Ruby Red Off-The-Shoulder Ruffled Hem Dress
This swoon-worthy designer ruby red ruffled hem silky satin wedding dress takes the classic A-line and adds an unexpected twist for the modern bride.
The off-shoulder neckline makes it the perfect choice for a boho or beach wedding, or for a bride that doesn’t follow trends.
Off-The-Shoulder Red Princess Wedding Dress
Feel spoiled for choice with two empire line dresses.
The first is made from gorgeous red satin fabric and features a quirky oversized bow!
The second is finished off with the most beautiful beadwork which adds an instant touch of glitz and glam. And as per the previous dress, it also features a cute and quirky oversized bow to the side.
Glitzy Burgundy Long Wedding Dress
Feel like an A-list celebrity in this stunning burgundy long wedding dress made from luxurious tulle, chiffon, satin, and lace.
With its deep-cut V, it oozes sexiness, and of course, the cinched waist and full skirt complete the look perfectly.
Stylish, elegant, and timeless, very little needs to bed added to zhuzh up this already showstopper of a dress!
Minimalist Tulle Deep V Red Wedding Dresses
We adore this minimalist tulle deep V red wedding dress with sheer sleeves and cuff detail
For brides saying their “I dos” for a second time, maybe having a civil union, or for those who prefer to show off their glowing skin and perfect makeup against a simplistic gown, this V neck dress with tiny pleats across the front is a perfect choice.
Red Sweetheart Full Lace Mermaid Wedding Dress
Stop the bus! We’ve found the perfect red sweetheart full lace mermaid wedding dress for you.
Classic in its design, with a flattering mermaid hemline, this body-hugging stunner is made from lace from head to toe.
It’s a budget-friendly option for those brides who want a few wardrobe changes throughout the day (and let’s face it, who doesn’t want that?)
Red 3D Beaded Floor Length Wedding Dress
Utterly divine is the only way to describe this exquisite red 3D beaded floor-length wedding dress.
The wispy sleeves, 3D flowers, and intricate beading on the bodice are heavenly.
But there’s more! Form meets function with its lace-up back closure, which allows for the perfect fit.
Close-Fitting Red Wedding Dress
For the confident bride who wants to show off her bodacious bod, this close-fitted red wedding dress is a must-have
The top of the dress, with its pretty sweetheart neckline, soft and delicate sleeves, adds the perfect touch of femininity.
Oscar Red Satin Wedding Dress with Train
Roll out that red carpet and get ready to shine in this breathtakingly beautiful Oscar red satin wedding dress with a slight train
With its classic and always flattering mermaid silhouette, the soft stretch satin will highlight your curves perfectly, while the slight train adds a little bit of drama.
American Satin Red Wedding Dress with Pockets
You had us at pockets!
For you young at heart brides who like a fun and flirty look, this American satin wedding dress with pockets might be just what you’ve been looking for.
The fabric is airy, lightweight, and super comfy to wear.
For a touch of wedding glamor, why not add a pretty little fascinator or a quirky clutch bag?
Wine-Red Deep V Neckline Wedding Dress
Why look pretty in white, when you can look ravishing in wine-red with this wine-red deep V neckline wedding dress? The A-line skirt with cinched waist suits all silhouettes, but we especially love the wide sash at the waist that will flatter your figure.
Red Tulle Deep V Neck Wedding Dress with Lace Up Back
Set the night on fire with this irresistibly gorgeous red tulle deep V neck dress with lace-up back detail.
The elegant A-line style with iconic empire waist is turned on its head with this red tulle wedding dress complete with pretty bow details.
We think this is particularly fitting for a winter wedding but because it’s not white, this gown can be worn for many different occasions!
One-A-Kind Red Ombre Wedding Dress
If it’s good enough for Gwen Stefani, it’s most definitely good enough for us. And although her marriage to Gavin Rossdale didn’t last, her iconic style most certainly did!
One-of-a-kind, eye-catching, and totally memorable, this red ombre wedding dress has to be one of the most gorgeous things we, and your guests, will ever see.
Perfect for the boho bride, the boho wedding dress has an invisible back zipper, boning through the bodice, and a gorgeous silk halter neck tie detail.
Imagine yourself on the dance floor, the wind catching the skirt as you do a twirl. This dress is quite simply poetry in motion.
Upside Down Ombre Red A-Line Wedding Dress
Set the night on fire with this upside-down ombre red A-line wedding dress with spaghetti straps!
The fine-feathered wispy effect at the top of the bodice gives it a feminine feel, while the gorgeous beading adds a touch of glitz and glamor worthy of a modern-day bride.
Wine-Red Wedding Dress with Layered Corset
Amaze your guests with this wine-red wedding dress with a layered corset.
Combining tulle, satin, lace, lining, and applique, this floor-length ball gown style dress features a boat neckline, open back, and the most fabulous floral embroidery on the skirt.
As much as we love this stunner exactly the way it is, every bride wants to feel like a princess on their big day, so we recommend this wine-red rhinestone tiara to complete your look.
Floor Length Red Chiffon and Tulle Wedding Dress
Burn up the red carpet or church aisle in the floor-length chiffon and tulle wedding dress with long sleeves!
The deep V down the front, while incredibly sexy, teases with wisps of tulle, while the open back is as sultry as it gets.
We especially love the long semi-sheer sleeve that adds elegance and charm to this classic A-line dress.
Rust Red or Red V Neck Drawstring Adjustable Dress
Okay, we get it, this rust-red or red V neck drawstring adjustable dress is not the most obvious choice for a wedding (after all, it’s listed as a maternity or baby shower outfit).
Having said that, loads of brides have donned this as their bridal gown, and have quite literally stolen the show!
Made out of tulle, with a plunging neckline, this is about as romantic as it gets for a beach or boho-themed wedding.
For the more modest bride, we do strongly suggest nude underwear to keep things R-rated.
Red Wine 1920’s Velvet Great Gatsby Cocoon Dress Coat
Not all brides dream of walking down the aisle in a traditional wedding dress, which is why we’ve chosen this slightly avant-garde red wine 1920s velvet Great Gatsby cocoon dress coat!
The Art Deco-inspired coat, made from a red-wine velvet is the ideal choice for the non-traditional, offbeat bride who likes to make a bold statement.