Into the Future with Alexander McQueen

by Azure

Ever since Sarah Burton stole our hearts with her royal wedding creations for Kate and Pippa Middleton, we've had our eyes on this incredible designer. And her Fall 2012 RTW collection for Alexander McQueen is truly out of this world! The show started with loads of luxurious texture and ended with even more. And if you're on the hunt for the perfect little white dress or winter wedding coat, Burton's designs are sure to inspire! She stayed true to McQueen's futurism aesthetic...

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Splurge Vs. Save: The Pippa Middleton Dress

by The Broke-Ass Bride

I know, I know - the Royal Wedding was like a thousand years ago. Yet here we are, still talking about a certain infamous bridesmaid who enchanted an entire nation, just by showing us her backside...oye vey. Anyhoo, were you aware you can own Pippa's exact dress? Everyone's favorite slinky, cowl-neck gown is for sale on Net-A-Porter. for only $3475. Not an unheard of sum to pony up for a wedding gown (and because it is THE Pippa dress, I wouldn't bet on it going on clearance anytime...

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NET-A-PORTER WEDDING BOUTIQUE

by Azure

About Bride Chic If you're a fashion junkie like me you've heard of Net-a-Porter for sure. Did you know Net has a special place for all those gorgeous white dresses called, The Wedding Boutique? Featuring names like Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen and Temperly of London (to name just a few), each dress shown also has an accompanying video, very important for seeing how the fabric and silhouette move. An added perk is The Wedding Edit, more-like-a-glossy fashion mag boost to...

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Kate Middleton in Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen: a Modern Day Grace Kelly

by Azure

It's official! Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen is THE designer of Kate Middleton's royal wedding gown. And royal it is! And classically beautiful, too. In fact, I can't help but draw a parallel to Grace Kelly's gown. When the old Hollywood beauty wed Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, in 1956, she wore a wedding dress designed by Helen Rose. This gown featured a full a-line princess silhouette, a waist-cinching bodice and long, lace sleeves. Sounds familiar, doesn't it? We're...

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Bridal Style Inspiration: Whimsical White Dresses by Alexander McQueen

by Azure

Check out all the lovely that strutted down Alexander McQueen's 2011 RTW runway! If I was engaged, planning a winter wedding, and looking for the perfect wedding dress, I'd be beyond inspired by this whimsical collection. The embellishments (feathers, metallic studs, fur, zippers) are to-die-for, and the texture... breathtaking! And because I simply couldn't help myself... I included a few gorgeous looks from YSL and Collette Dinnigan, too. Enjoy!

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Bride Chic: Unique But Understated- Wedding Dress Ideas for a Relaxed Look

by Azure

About Bride Chic Want a more relaxed look for your wedding day? If you're not so much into 'The Big Dress' and more about being yourself in some really great fabric, here are a few choice picks from the best of the Spring/Summer 2009 collections. Though understated, these all have some intricate detailing. 1. Full-length white dress from Temperly 2.Cream stretch lace bandage dress with tan leather lace up back. Alexander McQueen dress has overlapping shoulder straps, a concealed...

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