Strapless styles will always be the most popular with brides-to-be, but that doesn't mean that a wedding dress with sleeves is any less elegant. (Need proof? Here's a reminder of Duchess Kate in her dreamy long-sleeved McQueen bridal gown).
Plus, a winter wedding requires a bit of warmth - even if it is from an extra piece of delicate lace.
Although the no-sleeves style dominates the market, there are plenty of options for alternative designs. A 3/4 length or off-the-shoulder sleeve will add coverage, without looking too frumpy.
Need some inspiration? Here's a few of our favourite long-sleeve designs from the recent bridal fashion weeks:
And for the perfect hairstyle? Here's a lesson in a classic vintage updo: