The Look of a 1980s Wedding
Welcome to the third installment of our vintage wedding series! We already brought you the wedding revolution of the 1960s and the synthetic overload of the '70s — now onto the '80s! For a decade all about extravagance, based on these photos, the weddings of the '80s were a simpler affair than the blowout bashes people often throw today. Even so, couples did go over the top when it came to the hair, the amount of fabric, and the prevalence of lace.