Anybody who has watched Phoebe Buffay (character in hit sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S) walk down the aisle on her wedding day in the freezing snow, will know exactly how elegant she looked in her wedding dress. She opted for one of the many winter wedding dresses with sleeves, (short though they were) and still managed to look a stunning beauty. Gone are the days when only strapless and sleeveless wedding gowns were in. Practically, it is impossible to wear them for a winter wedding. It is every bride's birthright to look gorgeous on her wedding day, and that will definitely not be possible if she's trembling in the cold all day long. Enter, modest wedding dresses that have sleeves.
If you've chosen a hippie theme for your wedding, then you absolutely must try out some fancy hippie wedding dresses with sleeves. They look great! With the strong influence of the carefree hippie era, you can look like the perfect hippie bride, walking down the aisle in one of these dresses. Go for a look that spells out freedom from stereotypes, and it will be a major success.
Many young brides are doing away with the traditional white, and opting for dresses which have a dash of color in it. For a winter wedding, you can choose such a dress which has mid length sleeves. Choose a fabric that is a little heavy, and will keep you warm, with a lining inside. As far as colors are concerned, check out what colors are going to be in vogue at the time, and decide accordingly.
The best part about wedding dresses with long sleeves is that they go perfect if you've decided on a modest ceremony. Scrounge around in different boutiques for medieval wedding dresses for that vintage look. Another thing: they keep you warm and comfortable, and when teamed with the perfect set of jewelry, will make you look like someone out of a classic movie! Who wouldn't want that for their wedding, right?
A woman never looks more pretty than she does on her wedding day. And just because it is a winter wedding, does not mean her options get limited. I guess you discovered that for yourself with the many ideas mentioned above. You never know where you may get a great deal on that perfect dress, that's been waiting only for you!