Spring 2011 Wedding Dresses by Jenny Lee- Feminine and Elegant

by Azure

The Spring 2011wedding dresses by Jenny Lee are sophisticated, classic and drop dead gorgeous! Classica-line and trumpet silhouettes are fashioned from fine Italian silks and French Chantilly and Alencon lace. And strapless and sweetheart necklines abound! Take a look at my four favorite dresses from Lee's 2011 collection. Isn't the fit incredible? The construction of a Jenny Lee wedding dress is reminiscent of Parisian haute couture... and what stylish bride doesn't love that?!...

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2011 Couture Wedding Dresses by Jorge Manuel- Inspired by the Stars

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I remember meeting bridal designer Jorge Manuel like it was yesterday. Manuel made an impression because he was one of the most handsome, dapper men I've ever met. But, what stood out even more were his gorgeous bridal creations. Jorge Manuel wedding dresses are unlike any other designers' gowns... each dress is a true work of art! And Manuel's 2011 collection (The Nebula), inspired by the stars in the sky, is incredible! The details speak volumes, and I can't help but swoon...

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2011 Wedding Dresses by Marchesa- Romantic, Feminine, Whimsical

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No matter what season or style inspiration, Marchesa always delivers dreamy, drool-worthy wedding dresses. The Fall 2010 Marchesa bridal collection was elegant with a hint of vintage-chic, and the Spring 2011 line takes on a whole new look and feel. The 2011 Marchesa collection is all about texture! Clouds of tulle are layered to create endless volume, while Grecian-inspired draping graces the more sleek wedding dress silhouettes. Other on-trend dress details include feminine...

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2011 Simone Carvalli Wedding Dresses- Couture Details, Sophisticated Silhouettes

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I love Simone Carvalli wedding dresses for how they celebrate a woman’s curves. The mermaid (aka trumpet) silhouette is a staple of Carvalli's couture bridal creations, and they hug, streamline, and showcase the bride's beautiful shape like no other! Oh... and the dress details are nothing short of divine! Many of the 2011 Simone Carvalli dresses have a lot going on in terms of embellishments, but they never come off looking overdone. Take dress 90006 (above) for instance. This...

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Eco-Couture 2011 Wedding Dresses by Adele Wechsler!

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If you want to go green but stay fabulous on your wedding day, Adele Wechsler might be the designer for you! Eco-friendly brides love Wechsler's wedding dresses because they're designed for "the bride who cares about the world in which she lives". But, they're also elegant, modern, and pack the luxurious punch of a couture wedding gown. And in 2011, Adele shows some love for plus-size green brides! In addition to her classic eco bridal collection, Adele unveiled a plus size...

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Nordstrom Launches Wedding Shop- Simple, Chic, Budget-Friendly Wedding Dresses

by Azure

I don’t know about you, but when I think of Nordstrom, affordable is not the first word that comes to mind. But… Nordstrom's just-launched wedding boutique is full of incredible steals and deals! Unexpected I know, and fabulous, oh yes! Check out the matte jersey column dress, by JS Boutique, below. First off, how gorgeous is the rhinestone-embellished racer back? And how perfect would this be for a low key beach wedding? And with a $93 price tag, you really can’t go wrong....

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2011 Wedding Dress Designer Spotlight- Luly Yang

by Azure

About Bride Chic Every fall, Seattle based designer, Luly Yang creates a new bridal collection centered around a particular theme. This year's inspiration was The Ocean. In her opening letter in the show program, Luly wrote: "This year's show takes its lighthearted inspiration from the seemingly endless variety of life that lives in our ocean. I found myself with a child-like curiosity of this mysterious underwater world, inspired by the infinite range of movement, texture and color...

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Gorgeous 2011 Wedding Dresses by Ines Di Santo

by Azure

The 2011 wedding dresses from Ines Di Santo are dreamy! French Haute Couture at its finest! The couture details and embellishments on the Ines Di Santo gowns are incredibly beautiful! Swarovski crystals and timeless pearls adorn the structured bodices, and swirls of beading and appliqué bring luxe elegance to the bridal creations! The craftsmanship is truly one-of-a-kind! Which Ines Di Santo wedding dress is your absolute fave? Let us know in the comment section below!

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Understated Elegance- 2011 Wedding Dresses from J.Crew!

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You can always count on J.Crew's wedding dresses to be elegant, youthful, and timeless. There's this fantastic understated quality that makes a J.Crew bride look so effortless. And what blushing bride doesn't want to look effortless when she walks down the aisle?? J.Crew's 2011 bridal lookbook is here, and it's fabulous!! There are dresses perfect for every type of occasion. Planning a beach wedding? I can picture the Grecian-inspired gown with the statement jeweled neckline...

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2011 Wedding Dress Designer Spotlight- Francesca Miranda

by Azure

Romantic lace and nature-inspired designs... two very big trends for 2011 wedding dresses! A hot new designer has just hit the scene, and we're loving Francesca Miranda's 2011 bridal creations! This is Miranda's very first wedding dress collection, and it's too lovely for words! You'll find classic silhouettes (a-line, empire) and strapless necklines, but lots of unexpected details to make you drool. One dress features fabric leaf applique, giving the bohemian chic confection a 3D...

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