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Friday, 27 June 2014 00:00

Types of Necklines with d'Italia Fabric Bridal Gown Examples

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The neckline of your wedding dress can change the look of your entire gown - and there are many different styles to choose from. Here is a list we have put together of some of the most popular types, using d'Italia fabric bridal gowns for each example.   (Illustration by camillegarciabridalgowns)
Sweetheart: this is one of the most popular necklines and consists of two curved edges, resembling the top of a heart.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Straight across: like the sweetheart design, this style often works well when it is strapless - but it has no curves.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Semi-sweetheart: this style is somewhere between the sweetheart and straight across designs.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     V-neck: with a cut-out that is shaped like the letter 'v'.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Asymmetric: this style will often have a strap or design featured on just one side of the top of the gown.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Off-shoulder: this style has the neckline sitting lower than the shoulders, highlighting them and the bride's collarbones.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Queen Anne: a design allegedly popularised by Britain's Queen Anne, which is higher on the sides and back of neck.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     High neck: a higher neckline on a wedding dress can create a modest but elegant look.     Halter: a sleeveless design where part of the neckline attaches at the back of the bride's neck.   Click here to see more photos of this gown     Halter strap: similar to the halter style, but with straps that attach behind the bride's neck.     Bateau: also known as the 'boat neck' style, this design has a wide neckline that sits just at the shoulders.     Jewel: a rounded neckline that sits at the base of the throat.     Illusion: this style features a transparent panel (often lace) from the bust to the collar of the dress.     Square: a half square or rectangle shaped neckline.     Scoop: a design with a rounded cut-out design.   Click here to see more photos of this gown       To book a free consultation with us phone (03) 9509 4633 d'Italia is open 7 days 10am-5pm and is located at 62 Glenferrie Road, Malvern, Melbourne  
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