The Anatomy of a Downton Abbey Wedding

By admin, Published Jul 3, 2012

I've been getting into Downton Abbey lately, and have fallen in love with the opulent sets and elegant attire. Oh, and I can't get enough of the "Your Ladyship" title! Call me Your Ladyship, and your wish is my command!

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via BHLDN, Etsy

From Edwardian elegance to the moving and shaking of post-World War I Britain, Downton Abbey delivers serious inspiration for our vintage brides. So I thought I'd be fun to spotlight five major fashion trends happening at this time. They are all perfect for a vintage-inspired wedding day, so take a look below and get those creative juices flowing!

1- Pastels & Florals

2- Intricate Beadwork


3- Ladylike Accessories- Hats, Coats, Belts, & Gloves

2013 wedding dress trends vintage inspired bride dress coat pairings

Alan Hannah & Anoushka G at White Gallery London by Christopher Dadey

4- Empire Waists & Ankles on Display

5- Headpieces

Which of the five Downton Abbey wedding style trends do you adore? And for our Downton Abbey fans, what other fashion statements from the show would you love to see down vintage brides' white aisles?

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