Empire line dresses are still going strong and who can argue with that? After all, they are the best dresses for tummy-skimming, floaty, romantic styles. Left, Ben De Lisi gives his a ruched bodice with a central corsage and a floor-length skirt that is just perfect for a hot summer wedding. Amsale, right, shows A-lines can be empire line too with this strapless tulle dress. Note that corsage at the bust!
Amanda Wakely bucked the straight neckline trend by going with a sweetheart neckline, underwhich there’s a satin sash and lace skirt. Christos, right, transforms the babydoll for a bridal look with swathes of tulle and a shirred bustline.