Many of the looks from the Fall 2012 Couture runways provided inspiration—albeit in the form of fantasy—for fashion-forward brides who have a flair for drama. Here, a look at our favorite wedding-worthy gowns from the likes of Chanel, Elie Saab and Christian Dior.

Gown by Chanel

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