When it comes to big day decisions, picking the perfect dress is right up there with the venue and the groom (of course). But before you say “yes to the dress,” there’s a lot to consider. For starters, you’re going to be photographed from every conceivable angle, so you want something that wows from all directions.
Which brings us to backless gown. For brides looking to turn heads, this sexy silhouette is guaranteed to do just that. (Besides, why should your front get to have all the fun?) Imagine the gorgeous photos of you walking down the aisle or your first dance as a married couple.
Backless gowns are nothing short of show-stopping. And whether your sartorial sensibility skews more classic or contemporary, there’s a style that’s sublime for you. Need some inspo? Scroll through for 17 stunning real brides who brought sexy back on their big day.