Elie Saab Dresses: Sleeves, Beads and Sheer Illusion Necklines

by Azure

My obsession with Elie Saab has been well documented. And I'm not the only die-hard fan... of the 300+ wedding dress designers featured in our designer dress gallery, Elie Saab is one of the top three most favorited designers! Every time this incredible designer unveils a new collection, I fall in love just a little bit more. There are so many reasons to love Elie Saab. First, he uses featherlight fabrics, sheer chiffons and sky high slits to give his dresses incredible movement...

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Wedding Accessories by Jenny Packham on Sale Now!

by Azure

Ever since walking into Jenny Packham's New York bridal boutique and seeing the gorgeous wedding dresses up close and personal, I've been a die-hard fan! Packham's bridal gowns are truly one-of-a-kind, and so are her heavenly wedding accessories! You'll find vintage-inspired bridal head pieces and Old Hollywood glam earrings, bohemian chic crystal-encrusted headbands, statement wedding necklaces and so much more. And now, you can save up to 50% on bridal accessories by Jenny...

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Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses: Oleg Cassini, White by Vera Wang

by Azure

The Fall 2011 collections from David's Bridal designers are here, and the latest and greatest by Oleg Cassini and White by Vera Wang are heaven on earth! Elegant and opulent, you'll feel like royalty walking down the aisle in an Oleg Cassini gown. Romantic lace and whimsical tulle are nipped and tucked into gorgeous silhouettes, and there is no shortage of eye-catching details. We've seen a major uptick in the popularity of tea-length wedding dresses, and if you love this style,...

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Bridal Gowns and Veils Inspired by A Midsummer Night’s Dream

by Azure

About Bride Chic Mix the lightest gossamer lace and tulle with vintage fifties hourglass silhouettes and we came up with the sheer romanticism found in these images. These are all evocative and inspired by the ethereal nature of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream; you'll find the purest white to tea-dyed rosey beiges, all the newest additions to Amy-Jo Tatum's wedding dress collection. I have to add in here, working with photo journalist and wedding photographer Dominic...

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Flawless Head-to-Toe: Elizabeth Fillmore Bridal Gowns, 2011

by Azure

Elizabeth Fillmore's latest bridal collection is anything but ordinary! Taking modern romance to beautiful new highs, to say that Elizabeth FIllmore's 2011 wedding dresses are swoon-worthy is an understatement. Each gown is a true work of art, and there are several stunners for brides loving the sleeve trend. If you have killer long legs, show them off at the wedding reception in a feminine frock like the one above. The French embroidered lace oozes romance, while the super short...

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Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses by Alvina Valenta

by Azure

Fall 2011 wedding dresses by JLM Couture designer Alvina Valenta are here! And to say they're gorgeous is an understatement! As always, Alvina Valenta's bridal gowns exude elegant sophistication and timeless femininity. And the attention to detail is out of this world! A few top bridal style trends that come through in Alvina Valenta's 2011 collection are illusion necklines and embellished bridal belts. Sweetheart necklines and one-shoulder styles dominate the collection and if...

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Bridal Style Eye Candy: Marchesa and Monique, Resort 2012

by Azure

More fabulous Resort 2012 collections have graced the fashion catwalks and we're sure these styles will inspire you! Two of my favorite bridal designers, Monique Lhuillier and Marchesa, busted out the big guns for Resort 2012 and the end result... drop-dead-gorgeous. Marchesa's collection is all about dazzling beading, on-trend metallics, and soft, feminine hues (besides the deep red feather-adorned frock in photo 4). I mean, how incredibly beautiful is the silver beaded bateau...

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Bridal Style Inspiration and Trend-Spotting: Resort 2012

by Azure

The high-fashion catwalks of New York, Paris and Milan always provide bridal style inspiration and eye candy for chic brides-to-be! After checking out all the 2012 Resort collections, it's clear which trends will sustain, from the catwalk to the white aisle, throughout 2012. Here are our predictions... • Skinny belts and cinched-waist silhouettes • Metallics and beading • Romantic details like ruffles and floral applique • Eye-catching prints like polka dots and...

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Chanel, Lanvin, Dior: Great Bridal Designers, Then and Now

by Azure

About Bride Chic How do the top design houses of Paris keep their signature look going long after founders like Dior, Chanel and Lanvin have passed on? Pioneers (and now Icons), all three of the above mentioned, have become a brand with head designers like Lagerfeld and Galliano (just fired) carrying on the tradition. Dior is synonymous with reinventing the ball gown and punctuating a women's figure into a perfect hourglass; Chanel, slim silhouettes in easy going jersey silks that...

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First Look: Spring 2012 Bridal Gowns by Aire Barcelona

by Azure

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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