12 Crochet Wedding Dresses for a Stunning Wedding Day
by Kelsey Mlnarik
Planning a wedding is a huge undertaking, and that’s without taking on the task of creating your own wedding dress!
However, the wedding dress can be one of the most meaningful and memorable parts of the ceremony, so it’s a worthwhile place to spend your time and energy.
If you’re considering crocheting a wedding dress for yourself or someone else, don’t be overwhelmed! We’ve put things in motion by gathering up 12 of our favorite crochet wedding dress patterns.
Crochet is perfectly suited to a wide range of fashion styles, from boho to retro, so we’re sure you’ll find something here that matches your vision for your big day.
12 Crochet Wedding Dresses
If you're an adventurous or fashion-forward bride who wants to take on the task of making your own wedding dress, we applaud you! We've rounded up 12 gorgeous wedding gowns of varying styles to help you tackle this exciting project.
Whether you are looking for a dress for a casual, barefoot beach wedding or a more traditional affair, we think you'll find something here!
This is a short, lacy, asymmetrical wedding dress that is perfect for a beach or outdoor wedding. It's suitable for anyone with a boho or country-chic style, with a sexy vibe thanks to the open work of the stitches. The floral motif of the dress will perfectly complement the bride's bouquet.
This is a perfect wedding dress for anyone who prefers a more modest, full-coverage gown. Its full-coverage bodice, wide, fluted sleeves, and long skirt give this dress a distinctive 70s retro look. Anyone who enjoys vintage fashion should consider this dress for their big day!
This beautiful crochet calf-length dress is perfect for a beach wedding or any bride that enjoys bohemian or hippie-style fashion. It's a wonderful way for an advanced crocheter to show off intricate stitching and detail work, and what is a better time to pull out your most detailed crochet work than for a wedding?
This mermaid-style gown is formal enough for a traditional church wedding, but light and airy enough to be worn for an outdoor ceremony, too. Two different sleeve styles are available, and the pattern is completely customizable to any size, allowing you to create a dress with a perfect fit.
Change up the look of this lacy dress by wearing it over a lining in a color of your choosing. Over a white lining, it would make a perfect traditional or formal dress, or choose a different color for a twist on the classic white dress. It can be made with a short or long skirt to suit your preference.
Look stunning at your beach wedding in this long, sleeveless wedding gown. The front and back of the bodice are both decorated with a detailed oval motif, which is balanced by a simple shell pattern on the skirt. The understated look of this dress is perfect for a destination or resort wedding; you can go easily from saying your vows to strolling the beach in this dress.
Here is a vintage pattern that offers a totally unique wedding dress style. This high-necked, long-sleeved dress is perfect for a spring or fall wedding and for anyone who loves retro fashion. This is an Australian vintage pattern, so the measurements are offered in centimeters.
If your vision for your wedding is a casual, comfortable day spent with those you love, then this dress is for you! This knee-length lacy dress is perfect for a beach wedding- no dragging your skirt through the sand! To make this dress, you'll crochet from the top down in rounds, allowing you to try it as you go and get the perfect fit.
If you love vintage, handmade style, check out these patterns! This 1977 pattern includes a crochet wedding dress and a knit wedding dress, both designed to be worn over a handmade underdress. In a world of fast fashion, how special to be able to make your own unique dress for such an important day. This light, flowing dress is perfect for any season.
1970s fashion has come back around again, and this dress is a perfect way to embrace the trend. This vintage pattern is well suited to a bride with a simple, elegant style. The high neck, long sleeves, and subtle pattern around the hem and cuffs of this dress make it a modest yet fashionable choice.
Ideal for a beginner who hopes to make their own wedding dress, this maxi dress pattern uses just a few different stitches. It has a spaghetti-strap top and a long, flowing skirt with lots of open work, making it perfect for a beach, cruise, or destination wedding. Best of all, this pattern is made-to-measure, so you'll be able to create a gown that fits your body perfectly.
Get ready to throw tradition to the wind and celebrate in style with this wedding dress! The fitted skirt is granny square-inspired, with beautiful floral details, and the top offers tons of sex appeal with its open work bodice and bikini-style triangle top. It's an excellent option for a nontraditional destination, beach, or even Vegas wedding!