Marchesa Fall 2011 RTW: Looks from New York Fashion Week

by Azure

A midnight fairytale from yesteryear is how I'd sum up Marchesa's Fall 2011 RTW collection. Juxtaposing dark with ethereal, dramatic volume with paper-thin silhouettes, this collection will take you to a land far, far away. Many of the trends from NY Fashion Week shows of Jason Wu and Monique Lhuillier made their way down the Marchesa catwalk. Dresses in black, white and red dominated, romantic lace, feathers and metallic beading adorned, and luxe texture enveloped. Marchesa's...

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NY Fashion Week Trends from Top Bridal Designers, Fall 2011

by Azure

February is the month of love, but not only because of Valentine's Day. Couture crazed fashion worshipers fall in love this time of year, as New York Fashion Week is in full swing. Some of our favorite bridal designers, like Monique Lhuillier, Jenny Packham, and newbie Jason Wu, have unveiled their Fall 2011 RTW collections, and boy oh boy are they gorgeous! Some clear trends from Fashion Week thus far... 1. Romantic lace 2. Luxurious texture 3. Feathers 4. Metallics 5. Animal...

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Eco-Beautiful Wedding Dresses and Cocktail Frocks by Sarah Seven

by Azure

Sarah Seven's eco-chic wedding dresses get me every time! This Portland, OR bridal designer crafts feminine, romantic wedding dresses and reception frocks, fusing vintage and modern effortlessly. Not only are these gowns gorgeous, but they're good to the environment, too! Seven uses both recycled vintage materials and natural fabrics (silk, wool, linens, cotton voile) to craft her lovely bridal gowns. And even better, a portion of every sale (5%) is donated to two well-deserving...

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BHLDN Gowns, Veils, Baubles Have Arrived: Totally Swoon-Worthy!

by Azure

Last week it was the White by Vera Wang launch with David's Bridal. This week, it's Anthropologie's new BHLDN bridal line, chock-full of gorgeous wedding dresses, hot bridal heels, perfect accessories and everything in between. I must admit— I'm more impressed with this collection than I had expected to be. The Anthropologie pieces are absolutely swoon-worthy and they offer a huge selection! So no matter what your style or wedding budget (prices run the gamut on BHLDN bridal...

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Anthropologie Wedding Dresses and Frocks for Your Bridesmaids Revealed!!

by Azure

Yesterday we did a sneak peek of the new Bhldn wedding dresses that will be available on Valentine's Day. And now we've got the Anthropologie dresses (both bridal and bridesmaids) in all their glory, thanks to our friends at Glamour.com! With each little reveal my excitement and anticipation grows, and I cannot wait for the big day, February 14, 2011. How excited are you for the launch of Anthropologie's new bridal line? Is your calendar marked?

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Wedding Dresses and Cocktail Frocks for Vintage Brides by Sue Wong

by Azure

Although vintage isn't a top wedding trend for 2011, we'll always see fabulous vintage chic bridal style. If you're a lover of all things old, then screw the trends and have a gorgeous vintage-inspired wedding! These wedding dresses from Sue Wong's 2011 collection are perfect for vintage chic brides. The dress silhouettes, intricate beading, and ornate embroidery are reminiscent of the gowns donned by flappers in the 1920's. Included in the collection are short wedding reception...

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2011 Designer Bride Wedding Dresses: Angel Sanchez, David Meister

by Azure

Designer Bride Inc. caters to sophisticated, independent brides. And wedding dress designers including Angel Sanchez, David Meister, and new-to-the-bridal-scene Lilly Pulitzer are part of the Designer Bride fashion house. Check out some of the 2011 dresses from Angel Sanchez and David Meister. What do you think? Are these gowns just your style or not at all? Do you love the classic, timeless elegance of these bridal creations? Or are you looking for a gown that's a bit more...

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Little White Dresses for Your Wedding Reception: Pronovias, 2011

by Azure

As the practice of wearing two wedding dresses (one for the ceremony, one for the reception) becomes as common as donning one, little white dresses are in high demand. If you're in the market for a LWD, one designer you must not miss is Pronovias. The 2011 Pronovias City collection is all about the little white dress, and there's a style perfect for every type of bride. From classic and romantic, to a sultry white hot number inspired by Herve Leger's famous bandage dress, these...

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Save-the-Date: Anthropologie Bridal Line, Valentine’s Day Arrival!

by Azure

Anthropologie-obsessed brides-to-be, mark your calendars! You'll fall in love again this Valentine's Day, because Anthropologie's highly anticipated bridal line will finally hit stores. February 14th is the big day, and we want to know what you're expecting! What will this Anthro wedding collection will look like? Will it give J.Crew a run for its money? Comment below or send @OneWed a tweet to share your thoughts!

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Wedding Dresses 2011 Style Trend: Crazy for Corsets

by Azure

Voluminous ballgowns are definitely on-trend for 2011. And what goes best with a fluffy, layered, larger-than-life ball gown skirt? A waist-cinching corset of course! If you have any insecurities about your waist or midsection, a corset-style bodice is a wonderful choice. The tailored structure will suck everything in and hide any imperfections, and when paired with a big ballgown skirt, your waist will look teeny tiny. Reem Acra is one of the best when it comes to bridal corsets....

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