Country Gardens: Inspiration for a Wedding in the Wine Country

by Bride Chic

One of the best things about my job as a bridal gown designer is working with creative wedding professionals. This styled shoot was one of the most incredible I've done so far. Each and every vendor on this project contributed a unique set of talents creating today's mix of remarkable eye candy. Brainchild of florist and event designer Victoria Marshall, the fusing of flowers and greenery amid acres of carefully cultivated gardens in the wine country has to be one of the best themes...

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Pretty Maids All in a Row

by Bride Chic

Of all the latest print trends for bridesmaids - from dots and stripes to checkers and plaids - florals have to be my all time favorite. For me they say "garden wedding" all over. You can be bold and experiment with flower bridesmaids dresses by mixing patterns with solids, or even combining two to three patterns in your bridal party.  Keep in mind that the same guidelines apply for choosing florals as solids: remember to consider the skin tones and overall body shape of your...

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Floral + Lace Inspired by Erdem

by Azure

Have you checked out Erdem's 2013 Resort collection? It's a dreamy delight, filled with romantic floral prints (perfect for an enchanted garden wedding), vintage-inspired silhouettes, and delicate touches of lace in deep, sophisticated hues. And it made me realize that pairing lace with blossoming prints and patterns is a winning combination for romantic I Do's. Just take a look at the inspiration below... isn't it lovely? And how about the fabulous bohemian bride above, with her...

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A Perfectly Pretty Spring Palette

by Azure

... inspired by the floral embroidered, delicately beaded Spring 2013 wedding dress by Oscar de la Renta (featured above). Like or Love this romantic and dreamy inspiration? And would you walk the white aisle in a flowering bridal gown?

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Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway- Vera Wang Signature Scent

by Azure

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway A Savvy Steal that every bride will love! When people think “weddings”, one of the first names that comes to mind is Vera Wang. While many brides can’t afford a Vera Wang wedding dress, we think that every blushing bride deserves a little Vera on her wedding day! So, to make this happen for one lucky nearlywed, we’ll be giving away Vera Wang’s Signature Fragrance for this week’s Savvy Steal! This incredibly intimate eau de...

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Bride Chic: Spring 2010 Wedding Dress Trend- Nature Inspired

by Azure

About Bride Chic I'm starting a series where we're going to be taking a closer look at some of the most popular trends coming up in 2010. We'll start with nature, the catalyst of a bucolic movement we're seeing in bridal wear, embracing all things living: Flowers, leaves and feathers are showing up on wedding dresses with interesting applications whether printed, embroidered or applied. Photo 1: Retro lines and a major border embroidered in bright tones add pizazz to the white dress...

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Ever After Wedding Market: On The Patio Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

About Ever After Wedding Market As long as the weather is pleasant, an outdoor wedding offers a wonderful opportunity to be inspired by nature. Consider holding your wedding in a botanical garden or near a field of wildflowers. Be inspired by this selection of artisan handmade items in pretty pastels and floral prints! The modern Lattice Wedding Invitation from Pink Lily Press is perfect for an outdoor wedding held in a field or on a patio. The Bees in Blossom Wedding Invitation...

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Bride Chic: Going Floral With Your Wedding Dress

by Azure

About Bride Chic Florals aren't exactly a new and radical concept in bridal wear but oh la la! They sure are romantic. And what options and diversity a designer has creating when it comes to planting them in collections. Florals can decorate an entire bodice and skirt, adorn a hemline or be a small and suble accent on a belt or shoulder. I'm always intrigued by embossed floral fibers like the Alexis Mabille dress in the last photo. One of my favorite looks is the classic...

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