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13 beautiful long-sleeved wedding dresses for the modern bride

Long-sleeved bridal gowns are trending right now...

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Megan Bull
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Bridal trends may come and go, but the long-sleeved wedding dress remains a firm favourite among celebrities and royals alike.

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Epitomising elegance, Grace KellyKate Middleton and most recently Lady Kitty Spencer each stunned in lace-adorned sleeves, while Meghan Markle and Princess Eugenie wowed in luxurious silk. Priyanka Chopra, Sophie Turner and Ellie Goulding are just some of the many A-listers who also rocked sleeved gowns on their special day, and you can too. 

We've rounded up the best long-sleeved wedding dresses from Net-A-Porter, Monsoon, ASOS, Ghost and more. Will you say I do? 

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Grace Kelly, Kate Middleton and Princess Eugenie are all fans of the trend

The long-sleeved wedding dresses we love

monsoon vintage inspired bridal gown

Long Sleeve Bridal Lace Dress, £309, Monsoon


This vintage-inspired bridal gown has a touch of Old Hollywood glamour about it. Adorned with a column of buttons along the front and a lace trim on the neckline, it's the perfect blend of sophistication and simplicity. 

ivory coast dress

Ivory Long Sleeve Wedding Dress, £143.20, Coast


Sleek and understated, wow your wedding guests in this ivory dress from Coast. Fitted with long, elegant sleeves, the classic square neckline and fitted bodice flow into a glamorous fishtail hem that'll trail like a dream down the aisle.

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needle and thread long wedding dress

Alicia Scallop Gown, £675, Needle & Thread


Kate Middleton's go-to brand Needle & Thread has created the dreamiest long-sleeved bridal dress. Sure to stand out, the intricate embroidery is inspired by Victorian floral lace, while the crisp white tulle flows into a romantic pink skirt. 

coast bridal gown flared skirt

Ivory V Neck Full Skirt Midi Dress, £135.20, Coast


An ideal choice for the modern bride, Coast's midi-length wedding dress boasts a 50s-style flared skirt worthy of Grace Kelly. 

phase eight long sleeved wedding dress

Pleated Lace Wedding Dress, £299, Phase Eight


Make an entrance as you walk down the aisle in this flowing maxi silhouette, complete with a sweetheart bodice and semi-sheer long sleeves.

chi chi london long sleeve, backless wedding dress

Long Sleeve Bridal Wedding Dress, £78.40 (WAS £98), Chi Chi Clothing


Chi Chi London's bridal gown is both sophisticated and fun. From the simple elegant sleeves and the pretty waist tie to the sleek low back, you'll be sure to stand out for all the right reasons on your big day.

ghost dress

Long-sleeved Laurel Dress, £495, Ghost


It doesn't get more timeless than Ghost's 'Laurel Dress'. The high-neck collar is offset with a dramatic, diamond-shaped cut-out and a keyhole detail at the back, plus bohemian puffed long sleeves that cinch at the elbows. 

Satin kimono style asos wedding dress

Bridal kimono sleeve maxi dress, £130, ASOS


Say I do to in this silky, kimono-style gown from ASOS. In our view, this unique, yet timeless dress would look best with an effortless hair updo, strappy white sandals, and some key statement jewellery.

needle thread wedding gown

Beaded Long Sleeved Wedding Dress, £775, Needle & Thread


Gracefully falling to the ankle, Needle & Thread's long-sleeved gown comes in swan white. Glistening with tonal sequin artwork, the sweeping hemline creates the most romantic movements as you walk down the aisle. 

ghost 70s dress

Satin Long Sleeve Bridal Gown, £495, Ghost


Described as "fusing 70s romance with statement details," Ghost's satin gown is a bold and unique choice for your big day. Adorned with voluminous bell sleeves and eye-catching fabric-covered buttons, it also comes with a hook fastening for the train to allow for easy movement. 

beach bridal dress

Beach Bliss Maxi Dress, $118, Free People


Ideal for beachfront weddings, this off-the-shoulder maxi is available to shop in both the UK and the US. 

asos sparkly wedding dress

Alice Beaded Wedding Dress, £295, ASOS


Bring a hint of sparkle to your big day with ASOS' embellished beaded bridal gown – even the sleeves glisten!

asos sequin wedding dress

Wrap Sequin Wedding Dress, £220, ASOS


Adorned in head-to-toe sequins, ASOS' design features semi-sheer embellished sleeves. 

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