Calling all witches and wizards! We hear you’re planning a magical wedding, and what better way to inspire your wedding vision than by finding the perfect Harry Potter wedding dress to match your Hogwarts house! Gryffindor? Ravenclaw? Slytherin? Hufflepuff? No matter what the magically moody sorting hat decided for you, we’ve gathered our favorite gowns to match.
Before we begin, be sure to take our Style Quiz! It’s designed to help you narrow down your search based on your wedding vision, preferred price point, and other important factors. Then, find your nearest Authorized Retailer to see where you can book your bridal appointment to try on your faves.
Grab your wands and get ready to find your best fit!
Gryffindor Harry Potter Wedding Dresses
If you’ve been sorted into the Gryffindor house, it’s safe to say you’re brave, daring and determined, much like our favorite witch-and-wizard trio—Harry, Ron, and Hermione. You’re courageous, willing to stand up for the little guy, and challenge authority to pursue what’s right.
Valona by Sottero and Midgley is a daring choice meant for a Gryffindor student, with shimmery lace motifs with sequins over sequin Chantilly lace decorating its gorgeous ballgown silhouette. Its sheer lace bodice features a deep, illusion v-neckline and is lined with organza, with a beautiful scoop back. Personalize this gown by:
- Changing Chantilly lace to Chantilly lace with sequins
- Adding buttons down the back
- Opt for detachable illusion lace cap sleeves or long illusion lace sleeves
Although the Forbidden Forest is just that – forbidden—we think fairytale forest weddings can be magical! Casey by Maggie Sottero is THE dress we envision for our Gryffindor brides who love a shimmery, floral moment—reminiscent of the encounter Harry has with his patronus.
This sparkly ballgown wedding dress features whimsical details, including floral lace motifs over glitter tulle, a soft scoop neckline with illusion plunge that is to die for, delicately beaded spaghetti straps, and a modern horsehair hem finish. Personalize this beauty by:
- Changing glitter tulle to 2nd later plain tulle and 4th layer chic organza
- Removing the train for a more casual look
- Opting for the fully lined bodice
- Elevating your look by adding a chapel-length tulle veil, embellished with lace motifs
If you’re dreaming of a fitted style for your Harry Potter theme wedding, Amanda by Rebecca Ingram is the perfect Gryffindor wedding dress. This gown features a stunning deep v-neckline and unique v-back, accompanied by spaghetti straps and delicate lace motifs over texture tulle.
While it may not be destined for fighting in battle or capturing a Golden Snitch, this gown evokes a feeling of confidence and is sure to wow on your wedding day. Personalize this gown by extending the train, adding a cathedral-length wedding veil to your look, or opting for its Sister Style Amanda Lynette.
Ravenclaw-Inspired Wedding Dresses
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If you’re apart of the ranks of the Ravenclaw house at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, you’re smart, witty, and eccentric, have a knack for learning, analyze everything, and strive to be an overachiever. With that, it only makes sense that you use your wit to choose the gown to match!
Kern by Maggie Sottero is a classic, boho style that aligns perfectly with the Ravenclaw way. This fit-and-flare lace bridal gown features lace motifs over Chantilly lace, an asymmetrical illusion lace bodice, an incredible scalloped illusion lace train, and a plunging illusion lace back. Personalize this gown by changing the Chantilly lace to Chantilly lace with sequins or extending the train for added drama—because as a Ravenclaw, there’s nothing wrong with going the extra mile.
For a dress that resembles the classic magic and elegance of Rowena Ravenclaw—founder of the Ravenclaw House—look to Aston by Sottero and Midgley. This crepe fit-and-fare style gown is ultra-chic. With a bateau neckline, statement back and long sleeves with beaded illusion embroidery featuring Swarovski crystals, this Harry Potter wedding dress is a great choice for our Ravenclaw brides. Doesn’t this Real Bride look fabulous in Aston?
If you’re a ballgown bride, let your Ravenclaw personality shine through with Mallory Dawn by Maggie Sottero.
This romantic, stylish, and sexy long-sleeved has a breathtaking bodice with lace motifs and an attached beaded belt, as well as a plunging illusion v-neck and v-back. Personalize this gown for your Harry Potter wedding by changing the 2nd tulle layer to sparkle tulle or opting for its Sister Style Mallory.
Slytherin House Bridal Gowns
If you are cunning, ambitious, noble, and destined for greatness, you’re definitely a Slytherin! For your Harry Potter wedding, we’ve picked out three gowns that will bring out your best Slytherin characteristics.
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Elaine by Maggie Sottero is a stunning, fitted wedding dress that is perfect for fancy occasions. Think champagne, chandeliers, and perhaps the Triwizard Tournament Yule Ball. This art deco-inspired gown features intricate beaded embroidery, an illusion, plunging v-neckline bodice with unique lines, and an illusion v-back.
As a Slytherin, you’re always one step ahead. One way to achieve this through your Harry Potter theme wedding is by being bold! Wear Elaine in the Black over Blush colorway on your special day to do just that.
If slightly more subtle glam is your style, consider Boston by Sottero and Midgley. This beaded bridal gown is sure to make a statement with grace and sophistication. With beading over tulle, a sexy, deep v-back, and illusion details, this gown is for our Slytherin brides.
For our Slytherin brides looking for a simple-yet-sexy style for your Harry Potter wedding dress, a striking, Mikado mermaid gown like Pippa by Rebecca Ingram is a perfect fit. This style features a plunging illusion sweetheart neckline, a scoop back, and a fabulous detachable belt. Personalize this gown for your love story by opting for detachable long, puff sleeves with Keela Mikado cuffs, a detachable Keela Mikado train, an illusion, beaded v-neck lace jacket with bishops sleeves, or choosing its Sister Style Pippa Lynette.
Hufflepuff Harry Potter Wedding Dresses
Those who belong in Hufflepuff House are loyal, empathetic, trustworthy, hardworking, and humble, with a strong moral compass. Here are three Hufflepuff styles for your Harry Potter wedding.
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Hattie by Rebecca Ingram is sweet, sexy, and perfectly emblematic of the Hufflepuff nature. This lovely mermaid style features a plunging sweetheart neckline and floral lace motifs over sparkle tulle. Personalize this gown for your Harry Potter theme wedding by accessorizing with the Faye veil edged in sequined lace motifs. Love Hattie but want a different variation? Check out one of its Sister Styles!
In true Hufflepuff fashion, classic sophistication coincides perfectly with statement lace in Hanaleigh by Maggie Sottero. This Hufflepuff Harry Potter A-line features a scoop back, unique allover lace, and a sheer, organza-lined v-neckline bodice!. Personalize this gown for your love story by opting for the fully lined bodice.
If you’re the Hufflepuff who loves everything colorful and floral, Nerida by Sottero and Midgley is the dress for you! This dreamy, cottagecore-inspired gown is perfect for your Harry Potter wedding! With its soft, colorful tulle decorated with florals, fully lined bodice, v-neckline, and off-the-shoulder bishop sleeves it’s perfect!
Nerida is a perfectly elegant, soft, and sweet style that would complement the Great Hall beautifully.
We hope you’re feeling inspired by our compilation of dresses matched to your Hogwarts house! Lastly, we solemnly swear, that you won’t regret following our socials so you can keep up with all things Maggie.
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