Exquisite Wedding Gowns by Rosa Clara

by Azure

We can always count on Spanish bridal designers (like Pronovias and Rosa Clara) to deliver wedding dresses that are out of this world gorgeous! And Rosa Clara's big 2013 debut left everyone swooning! For the first time ever, Rosa Clara let traditional wedding white take a backseat to soft & romantic pastels, a smart choice given all the buzz about non-white wedding dresses this season. Bridal gowns in shades of pale pink, sky blue and delicious mint green floated (literally,...

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Romona Keveza Says: Color Me Beautiful

by Azure

Vera Wang and Oscar de la Renta aren't the only designers thinking outside the white wedding box. Romona Keveza's latest bridal creations (from both the Fall 2012 Luxe Evening Collection and the Spring 2013 Couture Bridal Collection) are anything but ordinary. Isn't the pairing of creamy peach and elegant black lace divine in the mermaid dress above? I especially love the asymmetry of the perfectly tailored bodice! But now that we've discussed the two-tone mermaid that stole my...

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Pearls, Lace or Spun Gold for Your Wedding?

by Azure

You already know that we love indie designer Sarah Seven. And from the looks of it, her Spring 2013 bridal collection does not disappoint! We chose three of our favorite styles from Sarah's latest wedding dress collection, and want to know which dress you adore! Take a look, then cast your vote via the form at the bottom of this post! We'll share the results at the end of this week.

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Vera Wang Sees Red for Spring 2013 Brides

by Azure

Remember those drool-worthy pink, orange & other non-white wedding dresses featured on our blog? How about Vera Wang's Fall 2012 "Twilight" bridal collection (you know, the one with all the nude and black bridal gowns)? Well... Vera has continued down the path of non-traditional with her Spring 2013 wedding dress collection! Instead of going dark and dramatic like she did for Fall 2012, Vera went deep, bold and bright for 2013. And I've got to say, I LOVE these dresses! I've been...

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Dare to Walk the Aisle Draped in Ombre?

by Azure

If you loved our ombre inspiration board, these decadent dresses will blow your mind! The texture-rich confection above is perfect for a whimsical winter wedding, and the pretty pink dress below captures the essence of a romantic garden wedding in Spring. Would you pull a Gwen Stefani and wear an ombre wedding dress down your white aisle? Post a comment below, tweet us up, or get the discussion going on Facebook!

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Dazzling Dresses for the Non-White Wedding Dress Bride

by Azure

If you love the pure opulence of haute couture and the captivating romance of Paris, infuse these styles into your white aisle look with a little help from Vogue. And since non-white wedding dresses are now all the rage... How about a frothy crimson red wedding dress like the Dior Couture stunner above? Or, instead of a little white dress for your wedding reception, why not go with a pretty pink number? If you're over the moon for these photos (featuring Kate Moss at the Ritz...

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Blushing Bride Draped in Orange

by Azure

We already know that many of you say YAY to wearing a pink gown down your white aisle. Just check out the buzz on our Facebook wall! But how about something a bit more bold? Like this deep orange one-shoulder wedding dress. I spotted this bride on Green Wedding Shoes and couldn't wait to feature her and hear your thoughts! Do you love it, or is a wedding dress in this shade of orange too untraditional or too un-bridal? Would you feel like a bride walking the aisle in this gown?...

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3 Favorite Wedding Dress Trends of 2012

by Azure

  There are plenty of gorgeous bridal fashion trends to choose from this year, no matter what your style! But today we feature 3 of our very favorite wedding dress trends for 2012! Check them out, then post a comment below to tell us which trend has your name written all over it!   Bridal gowns by Lazaro, Watters, Anne Barge, BHLDN, Manuel Mota and Vera Wang   Bridal gowns by Pronovias, Reem Acra and Badgley Mischka Bridal gowns by Jenny Packham and...

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Wedding Dresses and Reception Frocks: 10 That Break Tradition

by Azure

On tomorrow's SYWBAD live elimination show, I'll be critiquing the unconventional wedding dress designs of four up-and-coming designers. So today I thought it'd be fun to spotlight some non-traditional wedding dresses that are lovely as can be! I'm happy that 2011 brides are forgoing tradition and honoring their unique styles by choosing non-traditional wedding dresses. Whether it's the hue (buttery yellow, cotton candy pink, pale blue), the neckline or the hem length, it's easy to...

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