15 Beautiful New Wedding Dresses by Lazaro

by Azure

Every season I look forward to what designer Lazaro Perez of JLM Couture will send down the runway for his namesake bridal collection. And Fall 2013 was full of delightful surprises! Lazaro delivers the perfect mix of glamour and romance, with wedding gowns featuring opulent beading, stunning statement backs and sleeves, and impeccably tailored lace and layers of whimsical tulle. Of the 15 gorgeous gowns in Lazaro's new Fall 2013 collection, there are several styles that I'd be...

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True Glamour with Kenneth Pool Spring 2014 Bridal

by Azure

Ever since attending my first Kenneth Pool runway show, I've been a huge fan of this designer! Kenneth Pool wedding dresses are always gorgeously grandiose, luxurious, and glamorous, perfect for the bride who wants to make a dramatic white aisle entrance. For Spring 2014 Kenneth Pool did not disappoint, delivering a ten-piece bridal collection that knocked our pretty little socks off! There are classic strapless ball gowns in frothy tulle and silk charmeuse, as well as sultry...

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Traditional with a Twist: Spring 2014 Anna Maier Wedding Gowns

by Azure

Spring 2014 signals a return to tradition in bridal, and one prime example is Charles W. Bunstine’s Anna Maier collection. If you're not familiar with the great Charles W. Bunstine II, he's the former president of Barneys New York (and Ulla-Maija Couture's head designer)... so you know his eye for style is impeccable! And Bunstine's timeless take for Spring 2014 will have you begging for more! For brides with their hearts set on an illusion neckline wedding gown, there are...

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140 Character Reviews for 13 New Wedding Dress Collections

by Azure

Before we dive in to each stunning new wedding dress collection and share the photos captured by SYPhotography hot off the bridal market catwalks, I thought it would be a fun challenge to try and sum up each designer's new line in 140 characters or less. So you know what that means... We want you to go Twitter crazy and tweet any of the messages that resonate with you! And if you're a blogger who attended bridal market too, share the collection summaries you think are spot on to...

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Backstage at Oscar de la Renta

by Brooklyn Bride

Yesterday was the Oscar de la Renta show, and I was so excited to be one of the bloggers invited early to shoot backstage. I've been backstage before to other shows, but it's always been a quick in and out sort of experience amidst all the craziness. This time, we were allowed access to everything, from the rehearsal to make up and hair, and the one thing that struck me was how calm it was!  Hope you enjoy a sneak peek behind the scenes at Oscar de la Renta!

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17 Beautiful New Wedding Dresses by Amy Kuschel

by Azure

I've always loved the timeless bridal creations by San Francisco-based designer Amy Kuschel! She has fit down to a science, and crafts each wedding gown by hand right in her Northern California design studio. The dresses ooze elegant sophistication, and are classic enough to never go out of style, yet spectacular in an effortless, understated way. For 2013 Kuschel turned out lace stunner after lace stunner, with a few sweet LWDs perfect for the reception, or for a casual daytime...

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7 Lovely Little White Wedding Dresses for the Reception

by Azure

The short story from St. Pucchi for 2013 brides?? That little white wedding dresses are here to stay! St. Pucchi's latest bridal collection has plenty of sweet shorty styles to choose from, including the convertible number above that takes you from ceremony to reception. Delicate lace, romantic ruffles and stunning statement backs abound, delivering just what brides want along with the freedom to boogie down on the dance floor. Of the seven LWDs from St. Pucchi 2013, which one do...

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Three Divine 2013 Wedding Dress Collections

by Azure

As you know, I love searching beyond the usual suspects (like Vera Wang, David's Bridal, Allure, etc.) to find the latest and greatest in bridal wear. And now that I'm actually engaged (and not just writing about it!), I've taken my stalking of wedding dress look books to new levels. Which is good news for you, since I share all my favorite finds right here on the OneWed blog. Today I'm excited to show you three drop dead gorgeous 2013 bridal collections from one amazing designer,...

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Melissa Sweet Is Back!!

by Bride Chic

Spring is here and David's Bridal has welcomed Melissa Sweet and her absolutely gorgeous confections in silks and lace into the David's fold of big name designers. I have to say brides have definitely missed Melissa since she left Priscilla of Boston! Last month I had a client in my studio with a clipping of a Melissa Sweet wedding dress wanting to get a look at it in person so she could see the fabric (no luck). Now that Melissa's finally back on the scene, she's creating pieces...

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The Killer Queen Bridal Collection

by Azure

Dreaming about a wedding dress fit for a queen? Then look no further than Ian Stuart's divine Killer Queen collection! These dresses are decadent, ornate, and embellished to the hilt, bringing to mind old world opulence with a touch of Marie Antoinette. There's a beautiful berry number and a powder blue ballgown, plus plenty of white, cream, and taupe wedding gowns if a non-white wedding dress isn't your thing. Can you pick a favorite from Ian Stuart's Killer Queen collection?...

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