Tying the knot in an outdoor locale? With Mother Nature providing the backdrop, choose a gown that complements your setting. We found wedding-day looks for eight types of alfresco celebrations.

Country Club Terrace

For an outdoor wedding at a more traditional venue, opt for a gown that's glamorous yet refined. The jewel-encrusted bodice of this Italian taffeta ballgown evokes Old Hollywood imagery, while the bow at the waistline adds a touch of sweetness.

Claire dress, $5,200, Anna Maier/Ulla-Maija Couture; Veil, $465, Tia Mazza; Earrings, $45, Carolee LUX

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