19 CLASSIC NECKLINES FOR DRESSES

When we choose a dress for our wedding or special occasion,our choice of neckline may actually be the most important. 

Here are 19 classic necklines for you to use as a guide.

1.Strapless slight curve

This neckline curves slightly up or down with no straps

 Strapless slight curve wedding dress

2.Strapless sweetheart neckline

This neckline is shaped like the top half of a heart and no straps

 strapless sweetheart wedding dress

3.V NECK

It is dips down in a V-shape.This neckline is perfect for shorter brides because it creates the illusion of height.A V-neck also flatters brides with broader shoulders, brides with a more generous bone structure in the torso, and can also enhance a smaller bosom.

v neck wedding dress

 

4.Off The Shoulder

It is sits below the shoulders and highlights the collar bone and shoulders.This neckline can full show bride’s collarbone and shoulders.if you feel uncomfortable with bare shoulders.We recommend a lace or chiffon shawl to match this neckline.

one shoulder wedding dress5.One Shoulder

Only one strap across either the left or right shoulder.It is charming for ladies with more generous bust lines and those with a pear-shaped silhouette.

 

one shoulder wedding dress

 

6.High Neck

It is usually for modest wedding and do not show any of the bust or collarbone

High Neck lace wedding dress

 

7.Square Neckline

A square neckline dress has a straight horizontal bodice that meets with straps or sleeves in a 90 degree angle

Square neck dress8.Bateau Neckline

This neckline follows the curve of the collarbone to the very tip of shoulders and like a boat shape.

bateau neckline evening dress9.Halter

It is similar with v neck, but has straps that tie around the back of the neck

 Halter prom dress

10.Scalloped Neckline

It has scalloped lace around the neckline

scalloped neckline lace wedding dress11.Jewel Neckline

The jewel neckline is so named because the top of the bodice sits high as if following the line of a necklace.Some people also call it is round neckline.

Jewel neckline prom dress12.Queen Anne Neckline

It has high rising collar at the back of neckline that sculpts low across the chest. Since the shapewear straps can be hidden easily with this neckline,so lots of ladies love this neckline.

 

queen anne neckline evening dress13.Scoop Neckline

U shaped neckline with varying depth

 

scoop neckline prom dress14.Sweetheart Neckline with straps

It is shaped like the top half of a heart ,but with straps.

 

sweetheart straps lace wedding dress15.Cowl Neckline

It is loosely folded over and sometimes resembling a folded hood.Draped cowl necklines are always graceful, and they flatter many figures

 

cowl Neckline

16.Strapless straight neckline

Straight across neckline with no curves and no straps

strapless evening dress17.Plunging Neckline

It is a deep v neckline or sweetheart neckline.It is usually use for sexy evening or prom dresses.

 

Plunging neckline Prom dress

 

18.Illusion Neckline

An illusion neckline cover the upper part of the bodice with sheer tulle or lace.This make the dress more elegant.

Illusion neckline wedding dress19.Collar Neckline

It usually come with high neck and collar ,modesty is a statement designers and brides are looking to make.

 

High neck evening dress with collar