02/23/2014 02:43 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

11 Reasons To Go For Gold When It Comes To Wedding Dresses

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By Kellee Khalil for

Despite unforgiving conditions and a bumpy start to the 2014 games, we're proud to say the U.S. has so far won gold in several events, including ice dancing and slopestyle snowboarding, during the Sochi Olympics. Celebrate our Olympic gold medalists -- and one of the hottest wedding dress trends of the year -- with these gorgeous gold gowns. Three cheers for all of our athletes!

Photo by: Jeremiah and Rachel Photography on Wedding Chicks via

Elie Saab Light Taupe Fully Sequined Wedding Dress From Nearly Newlywed Shop via

Photo by: Claire Pettibone on via

Photo by: Cami Jane on Inspired By This via

Dress by Monique Lhuillier on Wedding Chicks via

Photo by: Nikole Ramsay Photography on Bridal Musings via

Photo by: Rachel Gilbert on Polka Dot Bride via

Photo by: Erica Rose Photography on Heart Love Weddings via

Dress by Dilek Hanif on Wedding Chicks via

Photo by: Photographick Studios on Maharani Weddings via

Champagne From Monique Lhuillier via

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