Steal a Designer Wedding Dress! Peter Langner, Rivini

by Azure

I'm not going to say much, because I have a sneaking suspicion these deals won't last long! But today on The Aisle New York, Peter Langner and Riviniwedding dresses are on sale, and there are huge discounts! A heavenly Langner gown that retails for nearly $12,000? $3,990 on The Aisle New York! You can score a $4,500 creation for a cool $1,625, and there are plenty of gorgeous dresses in the $2000 range. I don't know about you, but whether I'm shopping for classic pumps or a black...

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Convertible Wedding Dresses: 2011 Style Update on 2-in-1 Gowns

by Azure

Last April we did a post about convertible (or 2-in-1) wedding dresses, and it was a HUGE hit! Since 2011 brides are all about showing their stylish sides, many want to debut a second look, and second dress, at their wedding reception. David's Bridal continues to innovate, making two big moves in 2011. First, they partnered with bridal style genius Vera Wang to launch White by Vera Wang, a line of affordable wedding dresses that are high on style. And now, they've unveiled two lovely...

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Designer Trends from Milan to Inspire Your Wedding Day Style

by Azure

We do our very best to keep you in the know with the hottest trends from your favorite designers. Fashion trends start on the catwalks of Milan, Paris and London, make their way to New York and the red carpets of Hollywood, and finally grace the bridal runways and possibly your very own white aisle. Fashion has always inspired me, and you can look to high-fashion trends to inspire not only your bridal style, but your overall wedding vibe, design and decor. Take a look at some of the...

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2011 Oscars: Wedding Dress Inspiration from the Red Carpet

by Azure

From the Red Carpet to the White Aisle- 2011 Oscars Bridal Inspiration! The stars brought their A games to the 2011 Oscars red carpet! There was no shortage of gorgeous gowns, drool-worthy jewels or inspiring hairstyles. From Natalie Portman in Rodarte and Halle Berry in Marchesa, to Gwyneth Paltrow in Calvin Klein (my favorite red carpet look of the night) and Mila Kunis in Elie Saab, the dresses were dreamy. The metallic trend continued but red was the go-to color of the night,...

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Statement Backs on Sultry Wedding Dresses

by Azure

When I think of wedding dresses that feature a back just as incredible as the front, a few designers come to mind. Amy Michelson is known for her plunging statement backs. Claire Pettibone covers the open back with illusion fabric then embellishes, appliques and beads to the hilt. Jenny Packham's vintage-inspired dresses often dip low in front and back. After finding out about Johanna Johnson and her gorgeous bridal accessories, I learned that this designer crafts gorgeous...

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Elegant Wedding Dresses with Eye-Catching Embellishments

by Azure

You may not have heard of this bridal designer, but after seeing photos of his gorgeous 2011 couture creations, you'll want to know his name (and know where you can score his heavenly wedding dresses). Songi designs classic bridal gowns with details to die for! The silhouettes and necklines are classic- a-line, mermaid, ball gown, strapless, sweetheart, v-neck- providing the perfect canvas for delicious dress embellishments. From sparkly statement bridal belts to romanticruffles,...

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New York Fashion Week Fall 2011 Recap: Get Inspired, Brides!

by Azure

New York Fashion Week is over, but the inspiration goes on and on! One of my favorite places to get inspired is the designer catwalk. Everything is over-the-top in the sense that designers pull out all the stops to convey the style of that season's collection (modern, space age, minimalist, rocker chic). And because designers take it to the extreme, every look that rocks the runway is multi-faceted. You can pick up a detail or two from a single runway look, and incorporate that...

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Metallics Dominate Red Carpet at 2011 Grammys, Gowns to Inspire Your Bridal Look

by Azure

What did you think of the red carpet fashion at the 2011 Grammys? Other than Lady Gaga's egg getup, of course... Once again, it was all about shimmery, glimmery metallics! Everyone from Heidi Klum (in Julien Macdonald)) to Selena Gomez (who wore a J. Mendel stunner) sported gilded gowns down Sunday's red carpet. LeAnn Rimes sparkled in a gold v-neckReem Acra confection, and Kim Kardashian's Kaufman Francodress left little to the imagination. I've always been a big believer in...

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BHLDN, Urban Outfitters’ Bridal Brand: Details Emerge!

by Azure

Things are looking mighty lovely over at Bhldn, Urban Outfitters' new bridal boutique set to launch on Valentine's Day! WWD got a special sneak peak inside Bhldn headquarters, and here's what we can expect for the February 14th launch: 1. No Fairytale Silhouettes No on-trendballgown or princess style wedding dresses here, ladies. 2. Bespoke Dress Details Homespun, DIY-inspired wedding dress details (think pearl-studded flowers with a sheer tulle overlay, a floppy oversized taffeta...

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Bridal Style Trends from 2011 SAG Awards Red Carpet

by Azure

We did some major trend-spotting on Sunday night’s SAG Awards 2011 red carpet! From sleek column silhouettes to waist-cinching belts, Hollywood A-Listers were dressed to impress! Natalie Portman was a vision in a white Azzaro column gown accented with a sparkly silver embellishment at the neck. Julianna Margulies donned her column in red (designed by YSL), and Kyra Sedgwick chose classic black. The column is also known as the sheath silhouette, and this contemporary shape works...

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