Blusher: short, single layer worn over the face.
Chapel: formal veil that extends to the floor two-and-a-half yards from the headpiece.
Cathedral: the most formal style of veil (think, Princess Diana), this style falls three-and-a-half yards from the headpiece
Double Tier: two layers, usually of different lengths.
Elbow: extends 25 inches in length to the bride's elbows.
Finger Tip: this style extends to the fingertips…obviously.
Flyaway: multi-layered veil that just brushes the shoulders.
Waltz/Ballet: veil length that falls somewhere between the knee and the ankle.
Fabrics: most veils are made from tulle, but other options include chiffon, silk gauze or other types of netting fabrics.