Modern and fashion-forward brides are looking for the coolest wedding dress designers when it comes to their wedding dresses. For brides who are all about breaking with tradition and want something that screams fashion, that can mean donning a wedding dress by an emerging designer, opting for a unique suit, two-piece set, or jumpsuit instead of a dress, or seeking out an established, but lesser known label to ensure her wedding day amounts to a one-of-a-kind ‘wow’ moment.
With this directional bride in mind, we’ve pulled together a list of eight cool (and totally under-the-radar) bridal designers worth knowing about, each guaranteed to satisfy her desire for innovation. From fresh talent that’s new to the bridal scene to esteemed labels that tend to fly under-the-radar, these designers are expert at crafting of-the-moment creations that are at once dynamic and fresh whether you tend minimal, veer edgy, or have a penchant for whimsy. Read on to acquaint yourself with each name and preview looks from their most recent collections. We even tapped each designer for a first-hand take on their design philosophy, inspirations, and the type of bride they design for. Get inspired.