First Look: Spring 2012 Bridal Gowns by Aire Barcelona

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Romantic, elegant and feminine, these Spring 2012 wedding dresses from Aire Barcelona are divine! Season after season, the Aire Barcelona bridal gowns take my breath away. While the overall style of these gorgeous confections are classically bridal, on-trend details like touches of lace, beaded bridal belts and whimsical feather abound. If you love the modern bustle trend, there are some lovely choices (like the Petunia and Piamonte). And hand-pleating and rushing applied to...

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Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses by Anne Barge: Rich and Regal

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Anne Barge recently showed off her Fall 2011 bridal collection at New York market. And we've got photos of all the latest styles to inspire your wedding day look! Designed for the modern bride who loves luxury and romance, these bridal gowns are so right! What I love about Anne Barge is her knack for incorporating the perfect amount of detail, not over-the-top but eye-catching nonetheless. I was thrilled to see this designer's use of sheer illusion fabric. Adding a little...

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Lake Tahoe Wedding: Sophisticated Color Palette, Lace and Feather Accents

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Featured Wedding by Kendall Price Photography Claire and Cole's August, 2010 wedding took place above the deep blue waters of Lake Tahoe. The bride chose a sophisticated wedding color palette of ivories, creams, and champagnes with touches of black. Claire's gorgeous Enzoaniwedding dress (which had a glamorous vintage feel with a ruched bodice accented by embellished floral rosettes) served as inspiration for the entire wedding day. Bronze sashes with beaded floral rosettes were...

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Romantic Wedding Style and Inspiration: Lovely Lace

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The Fashion Week catwalks in New York, London and Milan were dripping with romantic lace. Many designers paired the feminine embellishment with hard accents (think zippers, leather) or competing textures (fur, feathers). And the finished looks were inspiring. To create a romantic atmosphere at your wedding ceremony and reception, try incorporating lace into your bridal style and wedding decor. A lace wedding dress is a timeless option, and you can search hundreds of lace gowns in...

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Customize and Embellish Your Wedding Dress by Bride Chic

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About Bride Chic I've found that while brides are searching for new ways to economize these days they still want to keep that 'chic factor' going... As a result, more are opting for the simple budget-consciouswedding dress then taking it to the dressmaker or designer to get it personally customized. So how is customizing your wedding dress different than a custom made gown? A custom gown is made from scratch, that is, you and the designer working with a pattern and raw cuts of fabric...

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Romantic garden wedding sprinkled with vintage chic

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Real wedding by Amy Carroll Photography   Brittany and Patrick chose the perfect wedding venue for their romantic, vintage-inspired wedding! Southern Exposure Herb Farm boasts lush gardens and one-of-a-kind antiques, and is situated in the beautiful countryside of Calhoun County, Michigan. This wedding was as personal as they come; the couple incorporated artistic, meaningful details, and went out of their way to include their loved ones in this most special day. Brittany's...

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Wedding Dress Designer Spotlight: Emma Hunt

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About Bride Chic London-based designer Emma Hunt created these stunning wedding dresses. Classic& traditional with a bit of vintage thrown in there, Hunt specializes in bringing top notch couture techniques to bridal, guaranteeing that molded and fit to the body precision that every bride-to-be deserves. If you're a vintage-chic bride, and love lace, tulle, and romantic details, check out Emma Hunt's website! There are some really exquisite tulle embroidered dresses in her...

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Bridal Style Tips From An Accessories Expert: Love, Lulu Mae

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Bridal Style Tips from the fabulous Love, Lulu Mae Love, Lulu Mae is a Chicago-based accessory shop known for its one-of-a-kind bridal headpieces and hair accessories. They create "ARTcessories for the modern woman with a vintage soul", and celebrities like Sarah Jessica Parker, Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore, and Oprah Winfrey own, and love, Love, Lulu May accessories. So needless to say, we are thrilled to share bridal styling tips straight from the designer! There are thousands...

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Bride Chic: State Of The Art Chic- Wedding Dresses Under $1000

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About Bride Chic What a great time to be a bride! It never ceases to amaze me how many cutting edge, custom wedding dress designs you can find on Etsy, some of them under $1000.00. Yes, Bridal Bliss Designs offers some lollapaloozas in gorgeous fabrics and laces with a median price point around $630.00. My fave is the top photo. The lace is to die for. Which one do you love? And if you're an Etsy fanatic like me, what other Etsy designers are must-knows for brides-to-be? Helpful...

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Jeweled Necklines, Flawless Fit, And To-Die-For Details: Priscilla of Boston Wedding Dresses

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We all know that Priscilla of Boston creates stunning wedding dresses! And because each individual line (Priscilla of Boston, Melissa Sweet, Jewel, and Vineyard Collection) exudes a unique style aesthetic, there is a dream wedding dress for every type of bride-to-be! I’m all about sophisticated glamour and intricate, unexpected details, and the latest dresses from Priscilla of Boston definitely fit the bill. I’ve chosen a few of my favorite styles from the Priscilla of Boston,...

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