24 Dreamy Wedding Gowns from Reem Acra, Fall 2014

by Azure

Reem Acra's Fall 2014 bridal collection is inspired by going global, and the dresses are certainly out-of-this-world gorgeous! Putting the focus on silhouette and texture this season, Reem delivers big whether you're in the market for lace, organza or tulle, a-line, column, mermaid or ball gown. Ethereal details including re-embroidered lace, illusion backs, sleeves, and necklines, delicate appliques and hand-embroideries, and billowy layering of tulle add drama and romance,...

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6 Lace Trends for 2014 Wedding Dresses

by Faye

We love showing you the newest pin-worthy wedding dress collections from the most talented, creative, and unique designers in the game. And while there's something about seeing a collection in its entirety that can't be beat, occasionally a focus on the details is needed. And the detail de jour is lace! This isn't your grandma’s doily lace either. Designers have put the craftsmanship back into their patterns, creating romantic and luxurious styles for Spring 2014. We’ve rounded...

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5 Bridal Week Sneak Peek Pics

by Faye

  Just because you aren’t glued to Instagram on your phone or iPad all day doesn’t mean you can’t follow along with the fabulous behind the scenes wedding dress action we’re seeing on the New York Bridal Week runways. OneWed is up close and personal with the gorgeous gowns floating down the aisle, and we’re getting amazing shots. Get a serious dose of wedding wow with a few sneak peek Instagram photos!         Make sure to follow OneWed on...

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White Aisle Style Redefined with Reem Acra’s Fall 2013 Wedding Dress Collection

by Azure

I was enchanted, start to finish, at Reem Acra's Fall 2013 bridal runway show, as dress after amazing dress, topped off with an equally amazing piece of wedding head chic, floated down the catwalk. But it wasn't until I began sorting through the runway photos (by the incredibly talented Syed of SYPhotography), that the true beauty of this collection really hit me. There are several convertible stunners in Reem's latest collection, with detachable lace peplums and organza skirts,...

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Everything’s Coming Up Roses: Reem Acra Launches New Bridal Line for Nordstrom

by Bride Chic

Reem Acra has launched Roses, a capsule collection to be carried exclusively by Nordstrom Wedding Suites. Premiering in late June, Acra worked with the Pacific Northwest flagship store to create six looks from her signature collection. These styles will be available for under $4,000, about half of what her wedding dresses usually go for. Imagine the same patterns and silhouettes in a range of more affordable fabrics, with minimal bling and adornments. Says Acra, "Now I am able to...

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Sheer Goodness + Convertible Magic from Spring 2013 Reem Acra Bridal Collection

by Azure

Last season it was all about alluring transparency and illusion touches for bridal designer Reem Acra. And she didn't veer far from that ethereal vision with her Spring 2013 wedding dress line. But what we love most about Reem's 2013 collection is that many of the dresses are actually convertible! That's right! Two dresses for the price of one! Reem Acra's models were tearing off removable tulle skirts left and right, with the final runway look being transformed into a sassy cropped...

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Princess-Worthy Wedding Dresses: Reem Acra, Spring 2012

by Azure

I think it's safe to say that bridal designer Reem Acra has caught the royal wedding bug! Just check out all the gorgeousness in Acra's Spring 2012 bridal collection! These gowns are embellished to the hilt and the details are majestic. Metallic beading adds elegance to structured corsets, bridal belts are bejeweled beyond belief and sheer illusion fabric is used liberally. Luxurious texture abounds, and romantic touches (like floral applique and embroidered cap sleeves) soften...

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2011 Wedding Dress Trend- Bridal Romance Reinvented!

by Azure

One of the first words that comes to mind when thinking about bridal style and wedding day fashion is romance. A romantic bridal look can take on many different forms, and in 2011, romance is reinvented! Wedding dress fabrics synonymous with romantic bridal style are tulle, organza, lace and chiffon. These light, airy fabrics graced the 2011 bridal catwalks in a major way! Designers like Ulla-Maija, Vera Wang, and Reem Acra pulled off stunning couture creations with loads of tulle...

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Steal a Reem Acra Wedding Dress, Vera Wang Cocktail Frock, Or Laura Merkin Clutch!

by Azure

Hopefully all of our style savvy readers are members of Gilt.com by now! But if not, drop us a line at SavvyScoop@OneWed.com and we'll send you an invite! Today is Day 2 of The Wedding Shop's 4 day super sale, and we do not want you to miss out! Stunning Reem Acra wedding dresses are available for under $3000 (typically $5000-$7000), and the styles are perfect for our classic brides. For our bohemian brides and beach brides, you must check out the gems in the Runway Bride section...

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Bride Chic: The Truth About Bridal Trunk Shows

by Azure

About Bride Chic Trunk shows as I've always said are a great way to see a collection. Suppose you’re in love with one particular wedding dress designer’s collection? Unfortunately, due to space and overhead issues, many bridal salons can only stock one or two samples from the collection— not the entire line. Still, you want to actually get a real live look at those 20 other wedding dresses you saw online. In that case, keep a lookout for your favorite designer’s trunk show....

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