The Best of Boho for Brides

by Bride Chic

One of my all time favorite styles has to be Boho—a look mixing it up with the bohemian, peasant and flower child craze of the 1960's. What makes this look so popular now? For starters it breaks traditional bridal code while staying within the true romantic form that a wedding symbolizes and celebrates. The look is lacy with gowns in soft, transparent fabrics that can be topped off with head wreaths of flowers, ivy and dried foliage. Long flowing hair is signature with this...

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Peaches & Cream with a Twist of Serene

by Azure

Peaches + Cream is a match made in heaven, and it's a pairing that welcomes other colors to play too. Soft, pastel shades (from light aqua to blush pink, muted lavender to buttery yellow) are all invited to join in, to transform an already beautiful wedding color palette into something serenely spectacular. The inspiration board above shows just one divine outcome. I love the bright pop of aqua from the mason jar centerpiece (middle row, left), coupled with the dreamy sea of...

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A Dreamy Wedding Color Palette Mixing Lights, Brights, and Neutrals

by Azure

I spotted this stunning San Diego wedding on Style Me Pretty shot by Ashleigh Taylor Photography, and the bride's bouquet stopped me in my tracks! It was made up mainly of roses and ranunculus, in shades of coral, burnt orange, pink, and tan. Since beige and tan wedding blooms are often outside the bride's realm of thinking, this color combination is totally unique. Latte sounds a little bit sexier than beige and tan though, right? So let's stick with that to help brides embrace the...

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Ethereal New Wedding Dresses by Marchesa

by Azure

Monique Lhuillier and Naeem Khan weren't the only designers drawing inspiration from romantic, enchanted gardens for Fall 2014 bridal. The amazing ladies behind Marchesa, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig, let the allure of a secret garden lead the way this season, with an ethereal collection comprised of twelve beautiful wedding gowns and two white aisle worthy LWDs. Marchesa's secret garden muse translated into gorgeous handmade floral appliques, lace and beaded embroideries, and...

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16 Covetable Bridal Gowns from Lazaro, Spring 2014

by Azure

With more than five years and ten seasons worth of bridal markets under my belt, it's safe to say I've seen the best and all the rest from the top wedding dress makers you know and love. One designer who delights me season after season? It's Lazaro Perez, the visionary behind JLM Couture's Lazaro collection. Seeing these dresses float down the bridal catwalk is an absolute treat, and Lazaro's latest collection, Spring 2014, is loaded with dramatic details, decadent volume, and...

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Fall 2014 Wedding Dresses by Theia: Modern Gilded Romance

by Azure

My very first bridal runway presentation this season was at the Theia Couture showroom, and I've been dying to share the gorgeous Fall 2014 gowns with you ever since! Theia's show was jam-packed with drama, and the collection, aptly named The Midas Touch, features glittery gold infusions and clean, modern silhouettes. First up was an allover pearl beaded sheath paired with a fairytale-inspired hooded bridal jacket.... From there, Theia continued to wow, with French Chantilly...

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Wedding Color Palette We Love: Bordeaux, Blush, and Cream

by Azure

When I stumbled upon the swoon-worthy floral arrangements by Blue Bouquet in the inspiration board above, I instantly fell in love. The pairing of deep wine dahlias with fluffy pink peonies and velvety lamb's ear made my heart jump for joy. Such a perfect combination for romantic fall weddings! Are you smitten too? If the answer is yes, you'll definitely want to Pin and Ideabook these babies!

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Monique Lhuillier’s Secret Garden Wedding Dress Collection

by Azure

I always look forward to what Monique Lhuillier will send down the bridal runway each season. And for Fall 2014, she really upped the romance! Using an enchanted secret garden as her muse, this collection delivers femininity, sensuality, and all things magical. Tulle and lace wedding gowns feature embroidered floral, vine, and lattice motifs, with sparkly hints of silver and rose gold woven delicately throughout. The pairing of molded corset bodices with billowing, textured skirts...

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25 Lacy Little White Dresses for the Reception

by Azure

How many brides are wearing a second look for the reception, currently on the hunt for the perfect LWD? Well, look no more because we've rounded up some of the prettiest little white (and ivory!) wedding dresses around. The best part? Each and every one of them can be purchased online. Just click the link below the photo when you find a frock you love. Don't forget to ideabook them too! Aren't these lacy stunners sweet?? Which style is your absolute favorite?       ...

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Stalking the Bridal Lookbooks: Erica Elizabeth

by Bride Chic

Want to top off with some gorgeous lace on your wedding day? Every so often I check in with Erica Elizabeth Design out of Los Angeles and share a few of her new creations with you. Her vintage head wear has to be the most off the charts stunning and always inspiring stuff, so beautifully styled as well as photographed. These gems I particularly love because they have such attention to detail in regard to era as well as the just plain prettiness factor... Want more? You got...

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