Short Bridal gown
Credit: Courtesy of Monique Lhuillier; Courtesy of Oscar de la Renta

With summer—a.k.a. Peak Wedding Season—coming up, we wanted to take a look at some wedding looks that veer from the trendy strapless gown, like short bridal dresses. Oscar de la Renta (left), Monique Lhuillier (right), Marchesa, and Amsale are amongst the list of bridal designers who included higher hemline options in their upcoming lineups, proving this is a look that brides want. So whether you need a reception dress, comfortable beach wedding look, or dinner party style, click through the gallery to see 16 lovely short bridal dresses. Then, tell us: Would you wear a short bridal dress for your wedding?