2014 Runway Report: Dramatic Romance by Claire Pettibone

by Azure

The much anticipated new Claire Pettibone wedding dress collection (titled 2014 Still Life) has arrived, and it's one you won't want to miss! Pulling inspiration from the second half of the 17th century, and dramatic arrangements of flora and fauna, each bridal gown is a true work of art. Embroidery plays an important role, highlighting the brilliance of nature's beauty, and alluring sleeves (from cap to flutter to full-length) abound. Claire's signature statement backs make...

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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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9 New Beyond Romantic Wedding Dresses from Claire Pettibone

by Faye

Fans of Claire Pettibone’s unique and romantic wedding dresses will not be disappointed by her 2014 Spring/Summer collection - Decoupage. Aptly named, each dress in the pin-worthy Decoupage collection is artfully layered with multiple design elements. The collection uses Chantilly, vintage and Guipure laces, ribbons, hand beading, flowers, and soft silks. If you're a bride with romance and bohemian chic style on the mind, you will surely fall head over heels for these creative...

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Claire Pettibone’s New Wedding Dress Collection Is Paradise On Earth

by Azure

Fall into a world of endless pretty with the latest and greatest bridal creations from the amazing Claire Pettibone! Our friend Syed of SYPhotography was there to capture the rose petal-covered runway presentation of An Earthly Paradise... and boy oh boy was it gorgeous! Twenty ethereal wedding dresses floated down the catwalk, with models walking barefoot and sporting bohemian chic floral crowns. Delicate sleeves, floral embroidery, precious embellishments, and Claire Pettibone's...

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Favorite Eco-Friendly Wedding Dresses from Spring Bridal Market

by Eco-Beautiful Weddings

Bridal Market is always such an exciting time! While there are hundreds of designers showcasing their new designs, only a few really make the cut when it comes to being green! When looking for a gown for your dream green wedding…think about where the designers are manufacturing their wedding dresses and the details on the gowns. The more local the designer is, the better! You will be pleasantly surprised to see that these designers provide true eco choices with couture style for...

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Fall 2011 Claire Pettibone Wedding Dresses: Bohemian Romance

by Azure

Indulge your romantic side with Claire Pettibone! Claire Pettibone's latest bridal collection is here, and the gowns are gorgeous! There are plenty of sleeved options if you're loving the 2011 sleeve trend, and tons of bridal inspiration for romantic, bohemian brides! While wedding dresses by Claire Pettibone have a vintage quality, the designer effortlessly fuses vintage with modern for each couture creation. Pettibone believes that the dress should set the tone for the entire...

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2011 Wedding Dresses by Claire Pettibone: Romantic and Enchanted!

by Azure

Now this, my friends, is couture wedding porn if I’ve ever seen it! We got an inside look at Claire Pettibone’s Spring 2011 bridal runway show- Spirit of the Night- and it is aaaaamazing! When I think of heaven on earth, this is exactly what it looks like! Beautiful nymph-like creatures floating effortlessly down the runway... soft, teased curls that are larger than life... and wedding dresses that make your knees weak and your jaw drop! Nature was definitely a key inspiration...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Beth Elis Wedding Dresses

by Azure

Beth Elis is another new designer who we had the pleasure of meeting during NY market. She was an absolute doll, and her wedding dress collection was to-die-for. Upon meeting her, she stated that (without wanting to sound too cliché) her collection was inspired by women. And you can tell… Take the Nigella for example- this beautiful gown was so obviously created for the bride who embraces her curves and beauty. High necklines, cap sleeves, and intricate, antique touches abound...

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Chic Black and White Wedding Ideas!

by Azure

This classic, chic wedding theme was inspired by my best friend. She has such a classic style and always looks stunning, with a true penchant for all things black and white!

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