We know it’s been years but we’re still obsessed with Kate Middleton’s long sleeved wedding dress. Gowns with long sleeves are the perfect choice for brides who want a vintage style wedding dress, aren’t so confident when it comes to showing off their arms, or for those planning a winter wedding.
We’ve picked out some of our favourite long sleeved wedding dresses, but if you want more inspiration, why not check out our celebrity inspired wedding dress feature, which includes the Duchess of Cambridge!
D1950 – Essense of Australia
This Essense of Australia wedding dress is simply stunning. It features a keyhole lace back, illusion lace sleeves and a gorgeous lace trimmed train.
69005 – Ronald Joyce
This lace wedding dress from Ronald Joyce is actually strapless, but comes with a matching lace jacket that can give the impression of sleeves – perfect if you’re searching for a more modest look for your wedding ceremony.
8812 – Justin Alexander
The 8812 from Justin Alexander has pretty lace illusion sleeves with lots of lace around the cuffs, and a sheer back which will really make a statement as you stand at the altar saying your vows.
8816 – Justin Alexander
Brides searching for a more traditional dress will love this offering from Justin Alexander. The lace sleeves are perfectly complemented by a satin sash and full satin skirt.
5511 – Tia by Benjamin Roberts
Tia by Benjamin Roberts describe this gown as being influenced by Kate Middleton’s iconic dress. There’s a bateau illusion neckline and a beautiful A-line skirt with a traditional train.
5508 – Tia by Benjamin Roberts
Another strapless dress that is completely transformed with a lace bolero. This gown would work well all year round.
Lorna – Badgley Mischka
At first glance, this appears to have elbow length sleeves, but a closer look reveals elegant lace detailing which cascades down the arms for a subtle but striking effect. This Badgley Mischka gown is the perfect choice for someone looking for a twist on tradition.
Fleur – Ivory & Co
This traditional wedding dress complete with lace bodice and sleeves from Ivory & Co is perfect for a winter wedding. Keep your wedding makeup natural with a flushed cheek to really emphasise the look.
Kacey – Enzoani
This Enzoani gown is the perfect choice for an elegant bride looking for a sophisticated dress to walk down the aisle in. The silver embellishment will catch the light as you walk down the aisle and will make sure everyone’s eyes are on you.
18023 – Ellis Bridals
Kate Middleton herself would probably approve of this traditional style wedding dress from Ellis Bridals, complete with lace sleeves. The low back prevents you from being too covered up.
18019 – Ellis Bridals
Brides looking for a more fitted wedding dress will love this creation from Ellis Bridals. It is slim fitting and the lace fabric will be light weight, making it easy to move around in. The sleeves help to balance out the revealing back.
T172002 – Jasmine Couture
This elegant mermaid style gown from Jasmine Couture features a plunging v-neck and three quarter length, luxurious lace sleeves, ideal for a wedding taking place during the autumn or winter months. A rustic bouquet and simple jewellery could complete your look.
Breya – Monsoon
This romantic, long sleeved wedding gown marries both vintage and Indian-inspired metallic embroidered tulle and is covered with miniature pearls that will shimmer as you walk down the aisle. Priced at under £500 this glamorous wedding dress from Monsoon will not only compliment your figure, but it will also keep you warm at the same time!
2505 – Benjamin Roberts
This lovely long sleeved wedding gown by Benjamin Roberts features sensational detail throughout; from the neckline down to the wrists and the floor too! Pair this glamorous wedding dress with glittering earrings and a bold lipstick.
Windsor Halls – Lyn Ashworth
This beautiful, long sleeved wedding dress by Lyn Ashworth screams country garden wedding theme! With your hair styled up and touches and floral accents on your wedding reception tables, you’ll simply adore your wedding photography when it’s sent back to you after the big day!
Once you’ve picked out your dream wedding dress, why not take a look at our guide to choosing the right wedding shoes for you?