The season’s most stunning dresses—some swathed in tulle and lace, others elegantly unadorned— are all designed to be like no other. Click through the slideshow to see the one-of-a-kind picks you’ve been waiting your whole life to wear.
Styling by Jen Patryn; Hair by Ryan Cotton for Jed Root, Inc; Makeup by Mizu for Maybelline New York; Manicures by Kim Chiu for Mark Edward; Fashion Assistant: Emily Africk.
White embroidered-ribbon and Chantilly lace dress by Valentino, $8,500; Amelia veil with silk-flower and braided headband by Stone Fox Bride, $550; Caresse d’orchidées earrings by Cartier, $10,250; Grace quilted pumps by Charlotte Olympia, $870.
Elongated, strapless bodice of white silk embroidered Chantilly lace with full tulle skirt by Monique Lhuillier, $8,900; leaf-motif side comb detailed with Swarovski crystals by Maria Elena, $1,365 at Kleinfeld; Core 8mm white-pearl stud earrings by Carolee, $30 at macys.com; D’Amour solitaire platinum and diamond ring by Cartier, $20,625.
Strapless tulle sheath Lucienne gown, adorned with handsewn crystals by Kenneth Pool, $9,300 at Amsale Flagship Salon; 18-karat white-gold-and-diamond Meg ring by Donna Distefano, price available upon request. Vendella roses, Crème de la Crème roses, anemones, lisianthus, thistle, ranunculus, sedum, and euonymus by Elan Flowers, $175.
Silk charmeuse slip dress with Chantilly lace and sleeveless hi-lo chemise overlay by Elizabeth Fillmore, $4,840 at Gabriella New York Bridal Salon; Caresse d’orchidées earrings, $10,250, and Ballerine platinum-and-diamond solitaire ring, price upon request, both by Cartier. Caroline roses and mango calla lilies, by Elan Flowers, $175.
Ivory strapless ballgown with notched neckline and lifted tulle skirt with crystal-embroidered detail by Vera Wang Bride, $5,990; Tiffany Legacy diamond drop earrings in platinum by Tiffany & Co., $3,900; Stanton cuff by Dannijo, $270 at Henri Bendel.
White silk long-sleeve dress by Calvin Klein Collection, $2,525; Triple GEO Arrow earrings by Kara Ross Gemstone Collection, $1,550 at Greenwich Jewelers.
Floral-melange guipure-lace sweetheart column gown, $7,590, and tulle tiered skirt with hook-and-eye closure, $1,890, both by Oscar de la Renta at Bergdorf Goodman; Caresse d’orchidées earrings by Cartier, $10,250.
Dreamy floor-length chiffon dress with raw-silk edging at waist by Mandy Coon for Stone Fox Bride, $2,000; chandelier strappy sandal with crystal choker and ankle tie by Tabitha Simmons, $2,195 at neimanmarcus.com; Harper earrings by Dannijo, $395 at Henri Bendel.