By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly

One of our favorite hallmarks of summer is the all-too-appropriate return of dreamy dresses created from the most beautiful flowing fabrics. One such style is the Grecian goddess gown. These gowns are known for their one-shoulder, v-neck, and strapless styles that cascade romantically to the floor. Aside from being perfect for summertime soirees, we love that with the addition of beaded cap sleeves, a Grecian dress can become instantly vintage, while a simple spaghetti strap, empire waist style lends itself so well to an oceanside ceremony.

The gallery is full of our favorite Grecian gowns that will make you look like a goddess. Take a look!

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  • Ruffles And Beading

    Even with the ruffles (a favorite style) and beading, we love that this dress doesn't seem overly fussy. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=ruffles&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Simple and feminine: we adore ruffles!</a> Harmony Enzoani from <a href="http://enzoani.com/" target="_blank">Enzoani</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/469732" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Strapless With Beading

    Sometimes all you need is a cool neckline and beading for a dress to be completely beautiful. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=reem+acra&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Shop Reem Acra's entire collection at Lover.ly!</a> Reem Acra Grecian Strapless Gown from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/iDGrSg3PBmw_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5uZWFybHluZXdseXdlZC5jb20vP2xfc291cmNlPVdlZGRpbmcrRHJlc3M=" target="_blank">Nearly Newlywed Shop</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/430895" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Crystals And Chiffon

    The crystals at the top of this Grecian gown create a gorgeous partial illusion neckline, but we love that you can still see the sweetheart style underneath. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=illusion+necklines&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Illusion necklines are one of our favorite trends</a> Reem Acra Crystal Strapless Chiffon Dress from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/iDGrSg3PBmw_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5uZWFybHluZXdseXdlZC5jb20vP2xfc291cmNlPVdlZGRpbmcrRHJlc3M=" target="_blank">Nearly Newlywed Shop</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/430934" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Sweetheart Empire

    The ruching on the bodice of this gown is our favorite part! We also adore the sweetheart neckline and empire waist style. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=oscar+de+la+renta&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">This dress is by Oscar de la Renta. Need we say more?</a> Oscar de la Renta Grecian Dress from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/iDGrSg3PBmw_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5uZWFybHluZXdseXdlZC5jb20vP2xfc291cmNlPVdlZGRpbmcrRHJlc3M=" target="_blank">Nearly Newlywed Shop</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/431008" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Flowing One-Shoulder

    We adore the romantic flow of this dress, and the one-shoulder style complete with beading adds a touch of pizzazz. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=Melissa+Sweet&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Shop Melissa Sweet's entire collection!</a> Melissa Sweet Reverie Grecian Strapless Gown from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/iDGrSg3PBmw_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5uZWFybHluZXdseXdlZC5jb20vP2xfc291cmNlPVdlZGRpbmcrRHJlc3M=" target="_blank">Nearly Newlywed Shop</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/430875" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Vintage Bolero

    We think this style is perfect for a vintage wedding because of the embroidered bolero! <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=bolero&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Bundle your favorite boleros together to complete your look</a> Hayley Paige via <a href="http://lover.ly/">Lover.ly</a>

  • Vintage Cap Sleeve

    Cap sleeves are a huge trend this season, and we love that this dreamy gown is complete with beading. It's perfect for a vintage-themed fete. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=vintage&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">We adore vintage style!</a> Heidi from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/OdSS0IUNbj2_aHR0cDovL21vbmlxdWVsaHVpbGxpZXIuY29tLz9sX3NvdXJjZT1icmlkYWxfZHJlc3NfMjAxMl9mYWxsX2NvbGxlY3Rpb24=" target="_blank">Monique Lhuillier </a>via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/243788" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Single Sleeve Goddess

    Can you see this dress at an elegant black tie wedding? It's our first pick for this type of occasion. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=black+tie&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Hosting a black tie affair?</a> Lydia from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/pJ6Tizdu/B6_aHR0cDovL2FuZ2Vscml2ZXJhY291dHVyZS5jb20vYW5nZWwtcml2ZXJhLWNvbGxlY3Rpb24v" target="_blank">Angel Rivera </a>via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/229481" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • A Hint Of Straps

    Perfect for a backyard fete or one along the ocean, this spaghetti strap Grecian gown is simple but no less stunning. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=beach+wedding&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Is your wedding at the beach?</a> Daisy from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/tjubsISajgg_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5zamNvdXR1cmUuY29tL3RyaW5pdHktY29sbGVjdGlvbg==" target="_blank">SJ Couture </a>via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/482807" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

  • Romantic Ruching

    A hint of ruching and straps that can turn into cap sleeves make this dress an instant favorite. <a href="http://lover.ly/explore?q=BHLDN&amp;utm_source=huffpo6-6-13grecian&amp;utm_medium=guest&amp;utm_campaign=huffpo6-6-13grecian">Shop BHLDN's entire collection!</a> Savoir Faire Gown from <a href="http://r.lover.ly/redir.php/WwtO3rTarcs_aHR0cDovL3d3dy5iaGxkbi5jb20vU0hPUC1UaGUtQnJpZGUtV2VkZGluZy1EcmVzc2VzLw==" target="_blank">BHLDN</a> via <a href="http://lover.ly/image/166252" target="_blank">Lover.ly</a>

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