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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Blush, Ivory and Black Dreamy Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

Nothing says classic elegance like a black and ivory wedding color palette. It's a timeless combination you won't regret down the road. But if you're a girly girl who loves pink, consider incorporating soft blush tones along with black and ivory (or white, depending on your preference). The result will be pretty and romantic enough for you, without turning off your groom with too much femininity. I created the dreamy style board above to help you get inspired with this palette,...

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2013 Wedding Trend Spotlight: Swoon-Worthy Neutrals

by Azure

Dreamy neutral color schemes topped our list of wedding trends for 2013. And one look at the inspiration board above makes it easy to see why! So what's the recipe for success? Let me indulge you! Start with pure white and creamy ivory, then mix in some soft nudes, blushes and pale pastel peaches. Since your wedding flowers will naturally bring touches of green to the table, you can also add super muted shades of celery, sage and mint. If you need help seeing how truly...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Sparkly Copper & Gold

by Azure

Metallics are still very much in for weddings, and I love the idea of mixing metals! A glitzy copper and gold wedding color palette, a la the inspiration board above, is absolutely stunning, and sets you up to incorporate one-of-a-kind vintage and thrift store finds! Think mix and match metallic vases for your wedding reception centerpieces, copper-stamped letterpress invitations with gold foil edges,  or a classic white wedding cake with pops of these gorgeous metallic hues. You...

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An Elegant Wedding Color Palette: Emerald Green & Gold

by Azure

Emerald green paired with glittery gold makes for one gorgeous wedding color palette. Don't believe me, just take a peek at the elegant inspiration board below. Still on the fence? I'm certain these stunners from an engagement shoot featured on Every Last Detail will seal the deal and make you fall in love... And since emerald green is Pantone's Color of the Year for 2013, we expect more and more brides to be looking to incorporate this rich jewel tone into their wedding day...

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2013 Trend Alert! Beautiful Neutrals for a Timeless Elegant Wedding

by Azure

Although rich, bold hues (like purple and tangerine) were huge for 2012 weddings, we predict a return to the soft side of things for 2013 and beyond. And by soft I mean whispery, timeless creams and neutrals. Just check out the gorgeous wedding color inspiration board above... isn't it lovely? Classic ivories and antique whites are paired with deep mahogany and velvety greens, and the end result just screams sophisticated elegance! What's especially great about this classy neutral...

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Beautiful California Wedding - Classic Romance Redefined

by Azure

Pasadena wedding captured by Lovisa Photo Judith and Enoth's wedding was one of the most romantic events I've ever attended! This beautiful couple tied the knot at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena, California. Their wedding color palette was classic and dreamy, consisting of white, ivory, blush, and champagne. The wedding ceremony aisle was lined with impressive floral topiaries, and the church itself was a true work of art! Judith's wedding day look was beyond...

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Sweet Summer Wedding Infused with Color

by Azure

Summer wedding captured by Melissa Copeland Photography The June 23rd wedding between Stefanie and Chris was classic with a vibrant twist! Stefanie's bridesmaids wore LBDs, each with a different color pair of shoes and birdcage veil. The bright colors were pulled from Stefanie's gorgeous bridal bouquet. The ceremony took place at St. Mary's Catholic Church, and the daytime reception went down at the Providence Center in Terre Haute, Indiana. Bright floral arrangements and...

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Peach, Gold + Cream Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

I'm fairly certain I'll incorporate dreamy pastel peach into my wedding color palette... after all, it's one of my most loved hues for romantic I Do's! And when you pair soft peach with creamy neutrals and gilded pops of gold, the end result is breathtaking. Just take a peek at the inspiration boards above and below... gorgeous don't you think? This palette lets you take your overall wedding vibe and theme in a variety of different directions, from vintage to sophisticated, shabby...

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Sweet Carolina Herrera… 9 Sophisticated New Wedding Dresses from Bridal Market

by Azure

Carolina Herrera never disappoints when it comes to delivering elegant wedding dresses for sophisticated brides. And this season is no different! Herrera focused on sultry mermaids and fanciful ballgowns for her Fall 2013 collection for brides, with loads of rich lace, frothy tulle, and eye-catching hand embroidery. Take a look at our nine favorite styles, then share your thoughts and favorites in the comments section below! Any of these gowns perfect for your white aisle? Which...

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