From Ivy Getty’s modernistic ‘broken mirror’ wedding dress to Ariana Grande’s iconic Audrey Hepburn-inspired look, 2021 gave us some of the best bridal fashion moments to date—and luckily, 2022 is predicted to be no different. If Bridal Fashion Week showed us one thing these past two seasons, it’s that the dresses we can expect to see next year will be nothing short of show-stopping, unforgettable, and timeless. Specifically, individuality and personal taste will really set fashion trends in 2022 apart from those in past years.
Meet the Expert
- Sharon Sever is the head designer at Galia Lahav Couture, a bridal fashion house known for its romantic gowns, with figure-flattering silhouettes and intricate details.
- Nadia Bundziak is the founder of NDS The Label, a women’s luxury and bridal ready-to-wear brand which strives to create effortless styles for women in the contemporary world.
According to Sharon Sever, Galia Lahav Couture’s head designer, 2022 will be a year of powerful and bold changes when it comes to bridal fashion. Sever shares that there will likely be an emphasis on sustainable and environmentally-friendly designs.
Even more, we’ll notice a continued shift towards bold and statement-making pieces, for both gowns and accessories. “We are expecting to see fashion which is flamboyant and non-apologetic,” the designer tells Brides. And as we begin to leave another year of uncertainties behind us, the designer believes that one thing is guaranteed—2022 will be a year full of fun, innovative and exciting looks down the runway and aisle.
Want to learn more about what’s in store for 2022? Keep reading for the top six bridal fashion trends we’re predicting for the New Year.