If you are considering a high-neck wedding dress, there are many options available to you. High-neck wedding dresses can have a vintage appeal or an old-fashioned charm. They can be modern and sleek, sexy and flirty, or mysterious and modest.
A high neck can be used to create many different silhouettes and is used in many different styles.
Stunning High-Neck Wedding Dresses
Lace Top High-Neck Wedding Dresses
Sweet and pretty, the light and airy feel of this high-neck wedding dress are elegant yet understated. The sleeveless lace top has a single line of lace down the back and the flowy skirt is topped with a satin ribbon at the waist. It beautifully accentuates the shoulders and the back, especially with the hair styled in an updo or partial updo. This dress would be beautiful in a garden or beach wedding.
Long-Sleeved High-Neck Wedding Dress in a Sleek Satin A-line
This gown has a geometric, sharply angled open back and sweep train. This high-neck wedding dress silhouette is long, lean, and sophisticated. The white satin is without any trim or fuss, allowing your beauty to shine! This modern dress would be perfect for a chic city destination wedding, with cocktails in a plush and elegant hotel.
A-line Sequins and Tulle Gown
A boat neck is a wonderful version of a high-neck wedding dress. This one is stunning with a unique interpretation of a semi-sweetheart neckline, overlayed with a soft and flowy sequin embroidered fabric. The overlay has a high boat neck and fluttery sleeves. The empire waist and A-line skirt complete the look. This look is in a plus-sized line and begins at size 14. This style is perfect if you have a larger bust and want a high-neck style. Sparkly, yet not too formal, it would be a lovely look for an afternoon or outdoor wedding.
Vintage Style Basque Waist Gown with Jacket Look
This dress is both fun and sophisticated, modern, and vintage with its romantic lace touch. The lines of the high-neck jacket give it a serious and sophisticated look, while the fluffy skirt and lace add a romantic touch. This style of the waistline is slimming and elongating. This high-neck wedding dress would look wonderful with pearl or colorful gem earrings next to a smart suit with a playfully colored tie.
Cap Sleeve High-Neck Wedding Dresses Mermaid with Mandarin Collar
A beautiful lace overlays the entire high-neck wedding dress, and the lacy train adds a delicate air to the very structured mermaid silhouette. The stand-up mandarin collar contrast nicely with the slightly fluttery cap sleeves. The collar also gives the coverage and sophistication of a high-neck wedding dress, but it is more open and relaxed. The open back and lace train will awe guests as you walk elegantly down the aisle. This dress would be wonderful for a romantic or classic wedding.
Mermaid Long Sleeved with Removable Sleeves
This high-neck wedding dress features long lace, slightly puffed sleeves that into a tulle flounce at the wrist. The high bateau neckline is peekaboo lace and contrasts with the open back. The hugging mermaid design flows into a lovely chapel train. The hemline of the front of the dress is soft and curvy showing the edges of the lace. The dress would look lovely in a vintage-style wedding, evening wedding, or traditional wedding. The option to remove the sleeves is fun customization and could change the look of your high-neck dress between wedding and reception.
Lovely High-Neck Wedding Dress – Sheath with Back Button Detail
A row of shimmery buttons follows the line of the center back on this lovely dress. The buttons and appliques are floating on an illusion bodice for a stunning effect. The minimal styling on this high-neck wedding dress is just the right touch, with a court train and sheath bodice. The dress will make you sparkle well in a variety of wedding themes.
Long Sleeve Bohemian High-Neck Wedding Dress
If you love a boho vibe but prefer a closer fit in your wedding dress, this gown is perfect. Striking and beautiful, the romantic lace and casual float of the skirt blend well with the fitted and high neck of the bodice. This high-neck wedding dress silhouette is reminiscent of a Renaissance-era look and would complement a boho, fairy/fantasy wedding well.
Asymmetrical Hem Dress with High-Neck Wedding Dresses
What a beautiful and unique approach to a high-neck wedding dress! Simple, clean lines, a high neck, and long sleeves combined with a flowing skirt that sweeps the floor in the back and comes to just above the ankle in the front. This is a dress that begs to be danced in, to sweep them hem back and forth, revealing the dusty pink lining beneath. The back of the gown is in an open V-shape, similar to a dancer’s costume. with delicate fabric-covered buttons. Wear this dress with loose hair and pale shoes while dancing the night away.
Flowy Backless Halter
With a sweeping, wispy nature this halter dress wraps delicately about the shoulders leaving the low back open. The high front is gathered, and the waistline is loosely defined. This high-neck wedding dress would be beautiful on a beach setting or in a classical setting with Greek or Roman pillars, sandals on your feet.
Elegant Sequined Halter Gown
For the bride who wants to be a princess, a queen, this is the royal dress for your evening. A sparkling halter and bodice, and ribbon corset-style lacing in the back, and a puffy tulle skirt embellished with sequins make this your dream dress. The trim bodice complements the full skirt nicely, and the high halter neck pairs well with the open area of the bodice. A dreamy version of a high-neck wedding dress!
Halter High-Neck Wedding Dress with Beading and Ruffled Skirt
Another one for the princess of the evening, this full ruffled skirt gown has a cathedral train and a swooping asymmetrical overlay. The bodice is heavily beaded, and the collar is quite defined and elegant. Straight from a fairy tale, this high-neck wedding gown begs a large cathedral with large windows and stunning photographs from overhead to capture the essence of the bride in her glory.
O-Neck See-Through Lace with Sweep Train
Proof that a high-neck wedding dress does not have to be stiff or boring, or all concealing, this lovely and sweet gown features a lace bodice that has a see-through appearance. The skirt is a circling tulle with a sweep train. Flirty and sweet, this dress would be lovely in a garden or rustic wedding.
High-Neck Jumpsuit with Train
For a truly unique look, try this jewel neck jumpsuit. Make this your main ensemble for your big day, or slip into it after wearing your high-neck wedding dress. For a reception outfit, a casual affair, a courthouse wedding, or simply because you want to, this ensemble is a way to mix things up. Jump in your car and head out on the town with ease and let everyone see that you are a bride.
Halter Wedding Jumpsuit
For a different take on the jumpsuit, this halter version is all satin, has smooth lines, and has a sweeping silhouette. The flowy legs and plunging slit neckline are very old Hollywood. For a dramatic and classic theme, this jumpsuit is perfect. Though a halter, the plunging neckline is a bit more risque and bolder than some higher necklines, so choose your comfort level. The back is open with sweeping straps that beautifully frame the bride’s back. This is a daring shift from the traditional high-neck wedding dress.
Delicate Back-Tie High-Neck Wedding Dress
For a gentle hippie vibe, boho feel, garden wedding, or fairy tale touch, try this 3/4 flutter sleeve with lace bodice, and delicate tie on the open back. Button details at the waist top the soft gathers beneath the intricate waist design on this high-neck wedding dress.
Feel Like Grace Kelly – Two Looks in One
What is more Grace Kelly than a high-neck wedding dress? This is a beautiful backless, off-shoulder satin dress with a sweeping skirt and minimalist styling is topped with a long-sleeved lace jacket in lace with a delicate row of pearl buttons and a high-neck collar. The dress peeks through the jacket, and the jacket hits at the waist. A beautiful classic look for the bride who wants a traditional look and different options on how to wear her dress. This dress can be a high-neck wedding dress, or a spaghetti strap style – modern or classic, sleek, or romantic.
Short High-Neck Wedding Dress
How about a short and flirty dress for a casual country wedding? A picnic in the fields and boots, or a strappy heel and backyard setting would be perfect pairs for this dress. The high O-neck is overlayed with intricate and interesting mesh-like design, accented with dimensional flowers, adding to the sweet, easy, country feel. This high-neck wedding dress is also backless, perfect for a summer afternoon.
A High-Neck Wedding Dress with Delicate Cap Sleeves
This gown is perfect for the bride with more narrow shoulders who wants to wear a high-neck wedding dress style. The cap sleeves are delicate and add a touch of width. The dress has a beautiful overlay with appliques and a charming display of appliques and sequins on the bodice. The semi-sheer fabric for the back and decolletage is delicately gathered for a hint of delicate concealment. A trim row of buttons travels down the lower back and below the waist. It is a lovely and versatile style of gown.
Criss-Cross Back, Bowknot, and Pockets
This is a fun high-neck wedding dress with clean lines, a full skirt, and pockets. The back has a nice sweeping crisscross and trim and a petite bow accent at the waist. This dress would be perfect for a more traditional venue with a more relaxed atmosphere, such as an outdoor wedding at a country club or park venue in the summer. The nice, full skirt will be perfect for dancing.
Asymmetrical Hem Tulle and Lace High-Neck Wedding Dress
Hello, lovely, do things your way with this hi-low front, long train gown. The high-neck, closely fitted, lace bodice pairs with a tulle skirt, embellished waist, and button-back detail. It feels like a modern-day Victorian dress, it is strict and modest, and yet ethereal and light. This high-neck wedding dress could be worn with lace-up boots in a Victorian mansion or barefoot in a forest and feel perfect in either place.
A Modern Classic wedding dress
High-neck wedding dresses such as these remind guests of a traditional wedding and a timeless presence, but also have an air of vintage, the not-so-distant past revisited. A slight 60’s/70’s style is present and would make this dress work well for a retro or vintage theme, but also for a traditional, but understatedly so, wedding. This is a beautiful dress for the bride who does not want an overdone affair but still would like a traditional wedding.
Vintage Flowy Sleeve High-Neck Wedding Dress
If you are seeking a truly vintage vibe, this is a wonderful dress. Flatteringly carefree, delicate, and feminine, this dress has wonderful details that add to its charm. The blue-gray velvet belt at the waist and detailing at the neck highlight the lovely and softly draping fabric that overlays the delicate camisole beneath. A wonderful outdoor dress for spring or fall, worn with a delicate sprig of flowers in your sweeping hair.
The Look of Separates
For a change of pace from the high-neck wedding dress, try a look of a skirt and a top. Imagine yourself in a beautiful long-sleeved lace top, with a bit of skin revealed at the waist before a soft and simple flowing skirt encircles you. From the back, the look is different – a lovely row of buttons lines the back, and the high-neck bodice completely connects with the skirt. The long train adds drama to this dress. Simple and beautiful.
Sheath Minimalist High-Neck Wedding Dress
A lovely chiffon dress, this one is simple at its finest, with delicate detailing at the waist and along the open back. With a soft drape and sweep train, this dress has a high neck in bateau style and a soft capped sleeve. Lovely for a day or afternoon wedding or even at the beach or lovely outdoor venue.
Consider adding a high-neck jacket to a strapless or spaghetti strap gown. This chiffon jacket rises and frames the neck and face with a bold yet soft ruffle. The neck rises high and can be a nice contrast to the straight line of the dress neckline beneath. It will look lovely with hair the is pulled into an updo. This jacket opens you to many options, making many styles of dresses into high-neck wedding dresses.
Classic High-Neck Lace Gown
For a traditional approach, walk down the aisle in a beautiful and classic high-neck wedding dress. Long sleeves of lace, high neck, full skirt overlaid with lace and sequins, a scalloped hem with gorgeous detail, a row of fabric-covered buttons cascading down the back, leading to a bow where the train is attached – this dress have all the signature pieces of the traditional wedding gown. It’s beautiful and charming and will pair well with a veil and something borrowed, blue, old, and new.
Whether you choose a tall mock turtleneck, a mandarin collar, or a high cut style with a boat, halter, round, or another neckline, your high-neck wedding dress can have many different looks based on the type of sleeves, construction, and fabric. Long flowy sleeves with button cuffs and a high neck can have a distinctly retro 70’s vibe, high lace collars can add a romantic and mysterious touch. A high-neck wedding dress with clean straight lines, a boat neck, and little detailing is elegant and modern. A tight and concealing cropped separate is another type of high-neck wedding dress that can highlight your waist with some peekaboo skin. Because of the variety available, high-neck wedding dresses can be found that will work with almost any wedding theme and for any season. Rustic, romantic, vintage, evening, and boho weddings can all highlight a fabulous high-neck wedding dress. Even afternoon weddings and beach weddings can showcase this style. There are elegant and rich knit sweaters and cover-ups in gorgeous high-neck styles, even stunning cowl necks. High necks can be on the wedding gown or added in with a cover-up, sweater or jacket after the ceremony. This can add warmth, comfort, and ease while moving about the ceremony, add a sort of casual air, or simply change your look for the reception.
Pay attention to which styles look best on you. Since there are so many different styles of high-neck wedding dresses and ways to wear them, you will be able to find a dress in which you feel beautiful. Many high-neck cuts flatter women with broad shoulders, but if you are very busty, you may need to avoid a high-neck wedding dress with a bodice that covers over all of your top half in one swath of fabric. Consider a high-neck wedding dress with a portrait neckline with some detailing, lace and beading, or a scallop detail. Women with narrow shoulders might consider a cap or flutter sleeve or some detailing at the shoulder and straps to balance out a halter-style high-neck wedding dress. While searching for your desired look, be open to adjustments to find the high-neck wedding dress you love!
Whatever look you desire, there is a high-neck wedding dress that will match it. High-neck wedding dresses are elegant and sophisticated, sweet and innocent, dramatic and classic, or romantic and soft, depending on the style that you choose. Your reasons for choosing a high-neck wedding dress could be many – maybe you desire more warmth, more modesty, or simply prefer the design style of a high neck. You may like the look better on your body or feel that it fits your personal style and essence. A high-neck wedding dress contains a beautiful design element that works with many different styles of dress design. When choosing your high-neck wedding dress, start with your desire for a high-neck dress, consider your personal style and body type, and then match your dress to your theme or style of wedding. Enjoy discovering all the many different ways to express your individuality, personality, and style with a high-neck wedding dress.