Choosing your bridal accessories can be tricky... Deciding what best compliments your wedding gown, which traditional elements you want to oblige, what fits with your vibe, and keeping within your own style. Your wedding day look should show your unique personality in each element, and we love fashion forward accessories that compliment that! Here are our favorite unexpected, off the beaten path bridal accessories that can make you feel like the truest (and most chic) version of yourself on the big day.
Left: Lola Rose Photography, Right: Eden Strader Photography
This show-stopping accessory is a fashion forward, more laid back alternative to traditional bridal headwear… Sorry, sparkly tiaras. From boho felt hats to a classy boater, there’s a bridal hat to fit your unique style and wedding vibe.
Left: Lilly Red Creative, Right: Etsy
Bring the drama as you float down the aisle... with a dreamy, flowing bridal cape. An alternative to a classic bridal veil, this is one fashion moment modern brides will not want to skip out on.
Striking, dramatic, and oh-so regal bridal fur shawls (whether you prefer real or faux) will keep cold shoulders warm during chilly winter weddings. It’s called fashion and function, babes!
Left: Shopbop, Right: Love & Light Photographs
Even brides have things to carry, so do it in style with a chic bridal clutch bag! Keep your lip gloss, tissues, sunglasses, and phone close by with one of these catch-all beauties.
Left: Nicola Dixon, Right: A.B. Ellie
Dazzle your guests with show-stopping bridal statement earrings. This one is not for the faint of heart, as large earrings will definitely become the main focus of your bridal look. However if you’re a bold bride with an “I bring the party” personality, then this bridal accessory is totally you.
Left: Nathalie Kraynina Bride, Right: Chosen by One Day
We are loving the custom wedding jacket trend! Once the vows are said and done, slip into this amazingly Insta-worthy bridal accessory. Show off your brand new “Mrs.” title, or keep it simple with pretty floral designs.