The diversified heritage and rich culture of the African continent are well-known and reflect in the styles of our traditional African wedding dresses.
The traditional wedding attires worn by African couples are some of the most beautiful in the world, with brides turning up in up to three outfits during the ceremony.
Now you don’t want to miss out on getting the best wedding dresses for your special day so we have featured some modern styles for brides designed by some respected Africa fashion designers.
1. Shweshwe Sepedi Wedding Dress with Tulle
This South African wedding dress with a sweet heart top mixed with the shweshwe fabric and pink and orange tulle is made by African designer ‘Monewa cretions”.
2. Modern Xhosa Black and White Wedding Dress
This black and white South African wedding dress is an inspired modern Xhosa styled wedding dress and is designed by UD Fashion house for the modern African bride.
3. Red Venda Wedding Mermaid Dress
This red armless African mermaid dress is inspired by the Venda culture and is designed by UD Fashion House. I like the elegance the mini hat adds to the look.
4. Blue African Wedding Dress
This lovely wedding dress with detachable train was designed by Kenyan fashion designer “Ellen Design”.
5. Red African Wedding Dress
How bold are you to rock a red wedding dress? Well this African wedding dress with tulle was designed by Kenyan designer “Style by Neomi”.
6. Matching Wedding Attire for South African Couples
This green off shoulder mermaid gown worn by the bride and the matching green outfit worn by the groom was made by South African designer “Zamaswazi”.
Which is your favorite?
You can also get the contacts of the designers when you click through the photos. Enjoy!