Jeweled Necklines, Flawless Fit, And To-Die-For Details: Priscilla of Boston Wedding Dresses

by Azure

We all know that Priscilla of Boston creates stunning wedding dresses! And because each individual line (Priscilla of Boston, Melissa Sweet, Jewel, and Vineyard Collection) exudes a unique style aesthetic, there is a dream wedding dress for every type of bride-to-be! I’m all about sophisticated glamour and intricate, unexpected details, and the latest dresses from Priscilla of Boston definitely fit the bill. I’ve chosen a few of my favorite styles from the Priscilla of Boston,...

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Bride Chic: Ballet-Inspired Bridal Fashion

by Azure

About Bride Chic How much does ballet influence bridal fashion? Quite a bit. Traditional ballet costume evolved in the era of Johann Strass, a young Queen Victoria, and Giselle, an 1840s ballet choreographed by Aldophe Adam. Think of the classic corps de ballet in long white tulle dresses and floral wreaths and you have, the ballet look. Also reflecting the silhouette of the ballet costume as we know it, Queen Victoria clinched the look when she married Prince Albert wearing yards of...

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Wedding Dresses To Die For: The Latest Styles From Blush By JLM!

by Azure

Still on the hunt for your dream wedding dress? Then check out the newest collection from Blush by JLM! Blush is a simplified, more affordable line from JLM Couture, done so well that none of the WOW factor is lost with the lower price tag. Each dress is soft, romantic, and sophisticated, with a special something that sets it apart; understated glamour at its best! Whether it's a touch of lace at the décolletage, a rich charcoal, peridot, or espresso ribbon sash, a feminine floral...

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Bride Chic: Mermaid Silhouette Wedding Dresses

by Azure

About Bride Chic The Mermaid silhouette comes in many forms. Thanks to a few designers like Elie Saab and Vera Wang the mermaid is enjoying a real comeback. From skirts that flare gently around the knees to larger versions with pouf, they're all back to stay this time. Like the legendary creature herself, the mermaid is half and half: half sheath, half ball gown. Fitted long and snug to the knees then POW! Either a full flared skirt or tiers of ruffles complete the look, sometimes...

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Ann Frances Couture Wedding Dresses: Luxe, Refined, And Fabulously Feminine

by Azure

I’m thrilled to announce the latest addition to our designer wedding dress gallery- the fabulous Ann Frances! Ann Frances wedding dresses are to-die-for, perfect for discerning brides-to-be. If you are seeking pure luxury in the wedding dress you ultimately choose, take a minute to drool over Ann Frances’ Fall 2010 collection. This bridal line is long on luxe fabrics (think silk duchesse satin, silk organza, imported lace), beautiful embellishments of crystals and pearls, and...

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Bubbly Bride: Lengthening The Sleeves On Your Wedding Dress

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride If you browse the racks of most bridal boutiques you will see the hangers filled with mostly strapless wedding dresses, a few spaghetti straps and maybe a couple cap sleeves and one-shoulder, asymmetric dresses. Rarely do you find long sleeve wedding dresses for brides-to-be. You read on every blog the importance of finding a wedding dress that you are most comfortable in. You want to feel beautiful walking down the aisle and beautiful does not have to mean...

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Spring 2011 Bridal Runway: Oscar de la Renta Wedding Dresses!

by Azure

Oscar de la Renta’s flair for the dramatic really comes through in his Spring 2011 Bridal collection! I love how each wedding dress exudes style from a certain era; there are Victorian-inspired pieces, modern architectural creations, and everything in between. And the variation within the collection doesn’t stop there! There are dramatic, frilly ball gowns with skirts so voluminous that they defy logical reason; white structured dresses without a single embellishment or...

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Doing The Bridal Style Research So You Don’t Have To!

by Azure

We are off to Chicago's National Bridal Market... to scope out all the latest trends, hot bridal accessories, and more! It’s a tough job, but somebody has got to do it! All so that our lovely savvy scoopers can be in the know on what’s hot and what’s not for 2010 weddings. Will ruffles, lace, and other romantic details continue to adorn the newest wedding dresses? Are one-shoulder asymmetrical styles still holding their ground? What wedding dress silhouettes, necklines and...

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Wedding Dress Designer Spotlight: Elie Saab

by Azure

The 2010 Oscars helped to put designer Elie Saab on my radar in a big way! Rachel McAdams' multicolor Elie Saab Haute Couture gown was probably my favorite from the red carpet, and Elie Saab's wedding dresses definitely don't disappoint. Summed up, Saab's wedding dresses are classic, sophisticated, romantic and feminine. Take a look at some of my favorites! And don't forget to check out the rest of the fab designers in our wedding dress gallery! What other designers stand out in...

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Wedding Dresses To Die For: Go Flirty With A Baby Doll Silhouette!

by Azure

Depending on who you ask or where you look, you’ll find different names and descriptions for the various wedding dress silhouettes. I still remember when I first mastered what an "A-line" dress was... And then all of a sudden, I started seeing modified A-line, what looked like A-line but was called something else, and everything in between. Needless to say, my head was spinning! Enter, our fab designer wedding dress gallery! You'll notice that you can search for your dream...

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