Which Dress Fabrics Work Best for a Summer Wedding?

Etiquette, Wedding Dresses
Summer wedding dress fabric suggestions

Photo: Deyla Huss Photography

You may be dreaming of satin wedding dress, but if you're getting married in the sweltering summer months, is it your best bet? Our wedding etiquette experts are here to answer your wedding dress questions in our daily post.

Is satin too heavy a fabric for a summer wedding? I'm getting married in June.

A satin gown is best for a fall to early-spring wedding. Since you'll be marrying when temperatures will be balmy, choose a dress made from a lightweight, airy fabric like silk-organza, tulle or chiffon.

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