Vintage-Inspired 2011 Wedding Dresses by Belle and Bunty

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About Bride Chic The two woman design team of Belle and Bunty out of London have created one of the most cutting edge/vintagewedding dress collections I've ever laid eyes upon. Here it is, Art Deco-inspired with hanging jewels and some modern textures thrown into the mix. It's obvious both Hannah and Alice have a real passion for 1920s-30s costume. Only the best and purest silks are used for these gowns that not only look but feel fabulous when you put one on. Turnaround time...

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New 2011 Wedding Dress Designers: Isaac Mizrahi Goes Bridal!

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Isaac Mizrahi has walked down the aisle with... The Aisle New York! Yesterday, Mizrahi unveiled his chic bridal collection custom-created for the online wedding boutique, and I'm head over heels for this stylish line! Mizrahi spotlights two 2011 wedding dresstrends in his exclusive bridal collection. The peplum (a short overskirt attached to the dress) and Point d'Esprit tulle dot fabric. I love the toned-down polka dot look of Point d'Esprit! Make sure you check out these 3 tips...

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New 2011 Wedding Dress Designers: Ugo Bride by Ugo Zaldi

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Looking for a wedding dress that's totally unique? A gown unlike anything you've seen, one that will take your groom's breath away? Then look no further than Ugo Zaldi! Zaldi's bridal designs are Italian couture at its finest. Take a look at the photos below... how inspiring is the movement and fluidity of these couture creations? Zaldi crafts his wedding dresses from fine, featherlight fabrics. And he embellishes with romantic flowers, rosettes, and luxe crystals and beading. ...

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2011 Wedding Dresses: 3 Tips to Buying Your Gown Online

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Special to OneWed by Gabi Gesch from BravoBride.com In a world where technology dominates, is it a surprise that buying wedding dresses online is a rising trend? What you can’t find in a store, you will find on the Internet… and probably for less too. If purchasing a dress online is in your future, keep in mind these helpful tips as you browse around the great-big WWW. 1. Know What You Are Looking For Having an idea of what you are looking for is a great start, but actually...

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Reese Witherspoon: Blushing Bride in Light Pink Wedding Dress

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While Reese Witherspoon's people have done a great job of keeping her wedding details hush hush, we finally know a little bit more about the dress! Monique Lhuillier custom-designed a light pinkstrapless wedding dress just for the starlet. For her wedding day heels, Reese chose a luxe pair of Jimmy Choo bridal sandals. Of course, one wedding dress wasn't enough! For Reese's wedding reception, she changed into a short white cocktail frock. Have you checked out OneWed's designer...

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Three 2011 Wedding Dress Trends to Adore

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Which of the three wedding dress trends from Priscilla of Boston best represents your wedding style? 1. Brilliant Beading: We've seen it on the runway, red carpet, and white aisle. And in 2011, designer wedding dresses are embellished to the hilt with shimmering beads, crystals, sequins and pearls. 2. Black Swan Bridal Style: Ballet-inspired wedding dresses are all the rage for 2011. Whimsical tulle skirts, dramatic ball gowns, waist-cinching corsets and soft, feminine hues have...

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Statement Backs on Sultry Wedding Dresses

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When I think of wedding dresses that feature a back just as incredible as the front, a few designers come to mind. Amy Michelson is known for her plunging statement backs. Claire Pettibone covers the open back with illusion fabric then embellishes, appliques and beads to the hilt. Jenny Packham's vintage-inspired dresses often dip low in front and back. After finding out about Johanna Johnson and her gorgeous bridal accessories, I learned that this designer crafts gorgeous...

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Super New 2011 Wedding Dresses You May Have Missed

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With hundreds of big name bridal designers releasing two collections each year, it's easy to miss the lovely creations from smaller, more niche wedding dress designers. And if expressing your unique style through your wedding day look is important, then these lesser-known designers just might have the wedding dress of your dreams! Love the Grecian Goddess style aesthetic? Are you drawn to wedding dresses that feature draping? Then check out Theia Couture. This fabulous design...

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Elegant Wedding Dresses with Eye-Catching Embellishments

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You may not have heard of this bridal designer, but after seeing photos of his gorgeous 2011 couture creations, you'll want to know his name (and know where you can score his heavenly wedding dresses). Songi designs classic bridal gowns with details to die for! The silhouettes and necklines are classic- a-line, mermaid, ball gown, strapless, sweetheart, v-neck- providing the perfect canvas for delicious dress embellishments. From sparkly statement bridal belts to romanticruffles,...

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First Came Nordstrom’s Wedding Shop… Now Costco Will Sell Wedding Dresses

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Have you ever been to Costco? Those huge carts, tasty samples galore, and beautiful wedding dresses. Yes, I said wedding dresses. It was announced today that Kirstie Kelly Signature bridal gowns will be sold exclusively at select Costco locations starting in March. Trunk shows will be held at Costco stores throughout California, and dresses will be priced right- 40% off of retail prices. The Kirstie Kelly Signature dresses are quite lovely. I'm just not sure I'd be hitting up...

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