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Eight Beautiful Looks for a Modern Bride

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Want a clean and contemporary wedding look? Take inspiration from Country & Town Houses’s March/April bridal special, featuring ultra-cool looks for the modern bride. 

Inspiration for a Modern Bride

If you’ve no interest in walking down the aisle in an ivory meringue or lacy concoction, we’ve got just the wedding dress inspiration for you. From on-trend tailoring looks and contemporary cut-outs to statement ruffles and sculptural corsetry, here are eight looks perfect for the cool modern bride who wants something a little bit different on her wedding day.

Creative Team

Photography: Trisha Ward; Styling: Lauren T Franks; Make-up: Camilla Hewitt using CHANEL Spring-Summer 2023 Make-up Collection and No.1 de CHANEL Rich Revitalising Cream; Hair: Christos Kallaniotis @ One Represents using Sachajuan; Nails: Ami Rai using CHANEL Le Vernis in Ballerina and CHANEL la Crème Main

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Top, Tove; necklace, Boodles

Dress, Stella McCartney; necklace, Completed
Works; necklace and bracelet, Lucy Delius; ring, By Pariah

Dress, Chloé; earrings and ring, By Pariah

Dress, Molly Goddard; earrings, Completed Works; necklace, Sophie Bille Brahe; necklace, Lylie

Earrings, Jessica McCormack

Suit, Eudon Choi; earrings and necklace, Annoushka

Dress, Cecilie Bahnsen; earrings, Completed Works; bracelet, Hatton Labs

Corset and necklaces, Vivienne Westwood; trousers, Max Mara