Not all minimalist bridal styles are created equal. And design house, Maggie Sottero Designs gets that, which is why she created simple, yet stunning bridal gowns that cover all of the bases to appeal to the "less is more" girl. In her collections, you'll see hints of elegant lace in unique places, subtle crystal embellishments, stunning silhouettes, and distinct fabrics that "spark joy" in all the right ways. So if you're a bride that lives for uncomplicated picks, keep scrolling through to browse these simple wedding dresses from Maggie Sottero Designs that will capture your heart quicker than you can say "Marie Kondo".
Ladies who have an eye for a classic silhouette will be all over this beautiful ballgown, Bianca Marie. The simple stunner is made from Shavon organza and features elegant details like a strapless scoop neckline and flowing train for a romantic look that shines on its own.
Found: The definition of a simple and chic bridal gown. From the sweetheart neckline to the illusion hemline we're at a loss for words over this flattering Rebecca Ingram style. Très chic
For those who love the 'Bianca Marie', but are hoping for something with a bit more, we found your perfect solution — its sister dress, the 'Bianca'. You'll still get the same sophisticated Shavon organza makeup, but with pearls and handmade rosettes on the front. And just when you think it can't get any better, you'll turn around and see that gorgeous train — wow!
This dress has pockets — are you sold yet?! Despite being ecstatic over this minor detail, we need to give credit to other stunning parts of this selection, like that sparkly Swarovski crystal belt, for instance. It's gorgeous!
Bring attention to your best asset — your back! We're beyond obsessed with the rear-facing side of this otherwise understated selection. The glittering Swarovski crystals all come together in a string of beading that plunges down the back for an effect that promises to turn heads.
If you adore sweet accents on your gown, consider this one. It comes with subtle enhancements like lace motifs, illusion straps, and a jewel neckline to make a straightforward silhouette feel like something extraordinary.
Cue the Canon in D! This elegant Sottero & Midgley gown is ready to make its debut down the aisle. With modern elements, like crystal-lined side cutouts and a panel train, it warrants a wear by any fashionista or statement-maker.
Considering a dress with sleeves? Allow us to introduce to you another gem that may have you rethinking that. This crepe sheath has a jewel embossed back with tasteful cutouts to deliver the drama you want, but with retro cap sleeves to give you the coverage you crave. It's the best of the best!
There's just something about a chiffon skirt that's lovely, but ordinary. Pair it with a bodice that's covered in crystals and beading and now you're talking! Hello, minimalist meets all-out glam.
If you've got a taste for traditional trains, this lacey ensemble is a terrific pick. It all starts with that dramatic deep V that flows down into a silky lace-accented trail that, combined, makes for one wow-worthy gown.
Sarah Koller is a writer based in San Francisco, California. In addition to writing about other brides' special days, Sarah is currently planning her own wedding for Spring of 2019. While she's not browsing florals or chic wedding things, you'll find her looking for a new brunch place, perfecting her Instagram story, or doing anything outside on a sunny day in Cali.