If your looking for a little veil vocabulary and a crash course in how to style your aisle then look no further. From birdcage veils, blushers, cathedrals & everything in between — this little dose of couture-happy will have you a “blushing” bride in no time. Not to mention a little more veil savvy!!
Birdcage: A short, cute chin-length veil.
Blusher: A sheer, short veil worn over the face, which is lifted up during the ceremony.
Cathedral: A very long, formal veil that extends two feet or more on the floor.
Chapel: A long veil that extends beyond the gown, one to two feet.
Fingertip: A veil that reaches to the bride’s fingertips.
Flyaway: A layered, poufy shoulder-length veil.
Mantilla: A dramatic round veil that is usually made of lace and worn without a headpiece.
cathedral veil by Etsy – Erica Elisabeth Design Cathedral Veil by Stephanie Allin Couture via onewed cathedral veil by Impulse Photography blusher fingertip veil via Style Me Pretty fingertip & cathedral veil by Etsy – BC Girls tulle veil with orchid by Christian Oth Studio flyaway veil via Colin Cowie Weddings bridal cap veil via pinterest lacy mantilla veil via Google way adorable mini top hat via Colin Cowie Weddings crazy couture blusher veil by Sarah Jassir birdcage veil by Cymbeline
crash course in Veils courtesy of Colin Cowie Weddings