Prop Stylist: Wendy Schelah for Halley Resources

Call it built-in bling: Sparkling embellishments—rhinestones! crystals!—transform even the simplest silhouette into a wedding-worthy treasure

For an old-Hollywood take on the trend, slip into a slinky satin num- ber that screams "siren".

Gown, $4,450, Jenny Packham

Photo: Courtesy of Jenny Packham