Spotlight On: The Silhouette


Make a statement in a sheath gown

With sweeping trains and dramatic illusions, a slim sheath dress is perfect for making a very modern statement. Taking inspiration from regal glamour for today’s bride, these breathtaking styles show that the princess trend isn’t limited to a ballgown. A sophisticated meet of sensuality and drama, these styles are designed to contour the figure for comfort and confidence. 

Our expert stylists at Ellis Bridals have picked three of the best slim gowns from the Duchess Collection:


‘Strikingly feminine, the Bree sheath gown was made for the glamorous bride. The knee high front split and hourglass shape ensures you will make an entrance, while the all over lace embellishment is timelessly romantic. A gown to fall in love in!’

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‘Perfect for the classic bride looking for something a little different, The Darcy slim sheath dress is the perfect meet of sophisticated and striking. The high neck is elegant, complemented by the vine lace that sculpts the figure alongside an illusion back and train that ensure the wow-factor from every angle.’

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‘With a softer hourglass shape, Aubrey is a romantic choice. With layered rose lace over sheer tulle, this look is delightfully feminine and versatile. Add glamour with our May Cape or dress down with beachy waves and minimal accessories.’

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