Wedding dress fish


Having gained wide popularity in the last century, the fish wedding dress is still one of the most beloved bridesmaids dresses. The image of a girl in such a dress becomes sophisticated, romantic and strikes with her charm.

Who suits the dress fish?

The silhouette of this wedding dress is a tight-fitting upper part (usually to the knees) and a sharp wide flare to the floor, resembling a mermaid tail. It is for this reason that he received the name «fish» or «mermaid». Not everyone can afford to appear at the celebration in this outfit. Slender tall girls look best in it. However, there are a few little tricks that will help others look good in such a dress:

  • Girls with wide hips and small breasts can visually align the figure if they pick up a model with lace or frills on the bodice.
  • Those whose waist is weak (figure «carrot»), may try to choose a dress with a skirt, which begins to expand sharply down from the middle of the thigh. The slimmer the figure, the smoother the transition can be..
  • If you do not have a very flat back, which is one of the main conditions for such a dress, the straps crossed on the back will be the salvation.
  • Even girls with short stature can afford a fish dress if their shapes are proportional.

Photo: silhouette models of fish

For owners of too wide hips or a weakly expressed waist, it is better to pay attention to models that emphasize their advantages - a Greek Empire style wedding dress or an outfit with an A-line.

Types of dresses fish (PHOTO)

All kinds «fish» They are sewn with a tight-fitting corset, accentuating the waist, and have an extension to the floor. Depending on the design decisions, the fitting part can end both at the knees and in the middle of the thigh. The hem can be sewn from a lighter fabric with a different texture. You need to choose it, taking into account the forms and preferences of the bride. Slender girls fit any style:

  • Flush flare and smooth transition to the loop.
  • A wide flare, a fluffy skirt, the volume of which is achieved due to several levels of fabric, frills, draperies, a petticoat.

Full hips are better suited to the second option..

Photo: styles of fish silhouette

Fashion designers add new parts every year and remove old ones. Usually the back and shoulders in a wedding fish dress are open, but you can also find completely closed dresses with a train, and options with sleeves. Such a wedding outfit should have an exact fit to the figure, so it is better to sew it to order in order to individually select the suitable elements. Only the silhouette remains unchanged - a trailing top and a flared fish tail.

With a loop

The style of the wedding dress, the fish in itself adds grace and grace to the bride. The option with a train, in which the bottom of the skirt smoothly goes, will make a real queen of the future wife.

Model fish with a train


The lace model will turn the girl into the heroine of a fairy tale and emphasize an innocent, fragile image. Lace can be the main element that adorns the entire wedding outfit, or be present as an accent detail - on the back, sleeves or hem below.

Fish-style lace outfits

With sleeves

Sleeves accentuate the grace of the bride. They can be short, long, start from the forearm or hide the bride’s shoulders. The last option is perfect for a wedding ceremony for spouses. The material of the sleeves also varies - it can be a light lace or a dense satin.

Photo: dress fish with sleeves

Accessories for a dress a fish

Wedding accessories for this style should be selected wisely so as not to overdo it and not make the image of the bride too «heavy».

Types of Accessories:

  • More often the back and shoulders of the girl are open, so in case of cool weather it is recommended to choose a bolero. Winter option - fur stole or fur bolero.

Bolero for dress in fish style

  • Footwear. To make the wedding look completely harmonious, you need to choose the appropriate shoes - sandals or high-heeled shoes. Ballet flats or low shoes «land» the sublime image of the bride created by the dress.

Suitable shoes

  • Bridal bouquet. It is better to pay attention to cascading bouquets with flowering plants. The ball bouquet option is the least suitable. The bouquet will look great roses, lilies, callas.

Cascading bouquets

  • Jewelry should be selected as simple as possible. Massive and elaborate options, decorated with many rhinestones, stones, beads, are not suitable for a fish dress. A graceful diadem, long narrow earrings or a stylish necklace - the perfect solution.


  • But in choosing a veil, brides will have to limit themselves only to their taste. Almost any veil is suitable for such an image - short, medium, long, luxuriant and not very.

Veil K along with a silhouette of a small fish

  • A suitable wedding hairstyle for such an image is neat curls, cold waves, hair raised up. With some models, hairstyles in a vintage style will blend perfectly..


Useful advice for girls who want to appear at the ceremony in this model: a tight-fitting dress with a train is not very convenient, it can hamper the movements of the bride. To avoid inconvenience and look great on your wedding day, practice walking in heels at home.

A wedding outfit with a train in this style looks royal elegant and adds femininity. He will emphasize all the advantages of a slender figure of the bride and decorate her.

Do you like the image of the bride in this model? Would you like to appear at the celebration in a fish-dress with a train? Tell us in the comments at the bottom of the page..