How could anyone not adore the sight of Keira Knightley skipping to the Town Hall hand in hand with her beau looking oh so happy, not to mention chic and cute in her short tulle wedding dress and flower crown…..

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley

There is going to be many a disappointed bride-to-be hoping to buy the new Mrs Righton’s Rodart dress though, as she was spotted wearing it some 5 years ago (if possible, this fact makes me adore her look all the more!) However, if you adore Keira’s Bridal style as much as I do then despair not! I have found many a fabulous (and less frivolous) alternative, with prices starting at just $320!….

Blush Peach Sweetheart Wedding Dress from OumaPeach Blush Dress from Ouma

Gold Sequin Tulle Wedding Dress from OumaGold Sequin Dress from Ouma

The QueenPastel Tulle Dresses from Ouma

The Frances Dress from KT Jean Sparkly Tulle Dress from KT Jean

Vintage Inspired Tulle Circle Skirt from Pure Magnolia Couture

Vintage Inspired Tulle Circle Skirt from Pure Magnolia Couture

Or mix and match with this super sweet tulle skirt that would look lush with a delicate cardi or simple vest…maybe with a little sparkle!……

Tea Length Tulle Skirt from Mirela OlariuTulle bridal Skirt from Mirela Olariu

If you love short and are looking for something a little more opulent and traditionally bridal, but still with lashings of tulle…..

Astor Wedding Dress from Alexandra King DesignAsymmetric Tulle Wedding Dress From Alexandra King Designs

Blue by Enzoani Wedding DressBlue by Enzoani Wedding Dress

Jenny Packham Wedding DressJenny Packham Wedding Dress

Or if Tulle just isn’t your thing these dresses are equally chic, cute and perfect for an intimate wedding or elopement…..

Silk Stripe Organza Dress from Alexandra King DesignSilk Stripe Organza Dress from Alexandra King Design

The Christy Wedding Dress from Alexandra King Designs

The Christy Wedding Dress from Alexandra King Designs

Reus Wedding Dress from Aire BarcelonaReus Wedding Dress from Aire Barcelona

Reno Wedding Dress from Aire Barcelona Reno Wedding Dress from Aire Barcelona

Dolce Vita Dress from BHLDN Polka Dot Dress from BHLDN

Or how about a little lace loveliness??……

Ami Dress from KT JeanShort Lace Dress from KT Jean

Lace Dress from Mariana Hardwick

Lace Dress from Mariana Hardwick

Jenny Packham Buttercup Dress

 Jenny Packham 2013 Lace Dress

Or if you want short but love the current trend for long sleeves, this bohemian beauty from BHLDN is for you…..

Daisy Dress from BHLDN Long Sleeved Dress from BHLDN

Now if your heart has missed a beat from a glimpse of one of these, but a traditional wedding with a floor skimming gown is for you, how about a change of clothes for your reception or soiree? A reception dress is a great way to feel refreshed and ready to party away the night ahead – plus these beauties are oh so much more wearable after the big day!

So have you been inspired by the new Mrs Righton? Are you tempted by a short sensation? Take a peek at Chic Vintage Brides Short Wedding Dress board on Pinterest for more inspiration, oh Thursday’s post will be all about the oh so important flower crown to complete the look!