Undoubtedly, the bridal fashion landscape has been transformed by Kate Middleton's royal transformation to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. When she appeared to the nation and to the world in a lace, long-sleeved Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen custom couture gown with an eight-foot train, the fashion world collectively cheered, watching Kate' Grace Kelly-proportioned fashion moment unfold.
Without question, Kate's Middleton's gown will alter bridal fashion trends for years to come. Perhaps even brides who've opted for strapless, upside-down cupcake silhouettes will now be rushing to make last minute changes before summer wedding season hits, adding midnight-hour lace overlays and illusion necklines. For brides who have yet to make the big decision, we've sourced five stunning copy-Kate bridal gowns befitting of a modern royal wedding.
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