Vintage Designer Wedding Dresses from TheFrock!

by Azure

For all of our vintage-loving brides-to-be, have you heard of TheFrock.com? TheFrock.com sells to-die-for vintage designer duds, and has a bridal shop just for you! You'll find 1950s Christian Dior, 1960s Oscar de la Renta, 1970s Valentino, and much more! The wedding dresses in TheFrock's bridal shop are simply stunning! Think head-to-toe creamy scalloped lace, opulent ostrich plumes as dress embellishments, mink-trimmed sweetheart necklines, I could go on and on! So head on...

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Spring 2011 Bridal Runway: Oscar de la Renta Wedding Dresses!

by Azure

Oscar de la Renta’s flair for the dramatic really comes through in his Spring 2011 Bridal collection! I love how each wedding dress exudes style from a certain era; there are Victorian-inspired pieces, modern architectural creations, and everything in between. And the variation within the collection doesn’t stop there! There are dramatic, frilly ball gowns with skirts so voluminous that they defy logical reason; white structured dresses without a single embellishment or...

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Celebrity Style To Inspire Your Bridal Look: 2010 Oscars!

by Azure

The red carpet at the 2010 Oscars was full of surprises! Glitz, Glam, and Sparkle Galore! Gold-toned gowns were a popular choice at last night’s Academy Awards. Sandra Bullock’s gold beaded Marchesa dress was very fitting; note the similarity to the Oscar statue she walked away with after winning Best Actress! Cameron Diaz went for the gilded look as well, in a beautiful a-lineOscar de la Renta dress. Miley Cyrus went gold and glittery wearing one of my favorite designers,...

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Bridal Accessory Trend Alert: Chunky Necklaces and Long, Layered Strands

by Azure

I was reading the September issue of Vogue this morning, and a few accessory trends jumped out at me in a big way. Every designer, from David Yurman (my personal fave!), to Donna Karan, to Oscar de la Renta, to Michael Kors, was showing one of two things... - chunky necklaces that make a serious statement - long, delicate necklaces layered one on top of another I must admit- the Bitter Betty inside of me often rears its ugly head while I thumb through Vogue, since nearly every...

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Newfound Respect For The Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Game!

by Azure

I've always said that when I become engaged, I'll be putting the kibosh on all of the age-old bridal shower and bachelorette party traditions- think "Bride-to-Be" sash, the plastic, princess-esque tiara, and most of all, the infamous toilet paper wedding dress< /a> game. When I stumbled upon this post in New York Magazine's Fashion section, though, my mind was forever changed... I knew I had to stop sipping on the toilet paper wedding dress haterade! CheapChicWeddings.com hosted a...

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Bride Chic: Bridal Fashion Couture Report- New York Spring 2010

by Azure

About Bride Chic 2010. I know it sounds pretty futuristic but it's the reality we're looking right at. Actually, New York is showing us designers are time traveling through the 20th century bringing back trends that never made it to the once-upon-a-time bridal scene. We're seeing still more color and interesting textures this season. A stunning collection in optical white, Oscar de la Renta is showing short chic cocktail dresses paired up with gloves and big white pouf cocktail hats...

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