Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Jorge Manuel Wedding Dresses

by Azure

Escape to a place far, far away with Jorge Manuel's Spring 2010 wedding dress collection! This entire line was designed to tell the story of Alice and Wonderland, and when we saw these dresses at Chicago bridal market, we were literally blown away. Jorge Manuel is new to the fashion scene, and was previously an architect. His architectural design background is ever present in his wedding dress collection, which is full of beautifully crafted pleats, amazingly structured corsets and...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Vineyard by Priscilla of Boston Wedding Dresses

by Azure

The Spring 2010 wedding dresses in the Vineyard collection by Priscilla of Boston are classic, sweet and sophisticated. Many of the dresses are simple with a surprising little detail, like a girly bow at the natural waist. I adore the Morgan dress (in the third photo), with its smart pockets, full princess skirt, and floral embroidery with tiny jewels that are barely there. And the knee-length reception dress is lovely, too- the gathered fabric down the center of the dress (made to...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: David Fielden Wedding Dresses

by Azure

The best way to sum up David Fielden's Spring 2010 wedding dress collection- European High Fashion meets Futuristic (with a touch of Bride of Frankenstein- in the catwalk hair, of course). I would have loved to attend this runway show... I can just feel the chills! If you are looking for frills, bows, and clouds of tulle, this collection is not for you. Many of the dresses in this collection are true works of art, and for the right bride, a David Fielden frock could be beyond...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Manuel Mota Wedding Dresses

by Azure

The Spring 2010 Manuel Mota wedding dress collection from Pronovias is timeless and elegant. You'll see lots of head-to-toe lace numbers, modest necklines, and classic silhouettes. There are some dresses that are perfect for a destination wedding (like the Chalet and the Odin in photo 3) and some that are ideal for a church ceremony (like the classic dresses- reminiscent of Audrey Hupburn- in photo 5). I adore the asymmetrical drop waist and beautifully woven bands of fabric on...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Reverie by Melissa Sweet Wedding Dresses

by Azure

For the gal with a destination in mind, the new Spring 2010 line from Reverie by Melissa Sweet is all about location, location, location. From Rio to Taos to Macao, these light, airy wedding dresses are sure to be the choice for our destination wedding brides. Which location is your favorite? And what do you think of the come-hither make-up and floral headpieces?

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Melissa Sweet Wedding & Bridesmaid Dresses

by Azure

Always a personal favorite, I was dazzled by the new Spring 2010 wedding dresses and bridesmaid dresses from Melissa Sweet. Lush fabrics, exquisite details, lace and flower appliques--a Spring 2010 runway trend indeed. Can I get married again? Run don't walk to your nearest Priscilla of Boston bridal shop to try on these gorgeous gowns.

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Avant Mariee Wedding Dresses

by Azure

While at Chicago Bridal Market this Fall we previewed the 2010 Bridal Collection from Avant Mariee by Winnie Couture--a dazzling array of graceful, sophisticated and exquisite wedding dresses just like Winnie herself. Nearly all the designs sported the Spring 2010 trend of a sweetheart neckline. A few of our favorites included Kamilia, Evangaline, Katarina and Nila. All designs available in white, pearl and cream pearl. Feast your eyes on these lovelies...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Priscilla of Boston Wedding Dresses

by Azure

I could totally see myself walking down the aisle in a Priscilla of Boston wedding dress! They always have such a fabulous variety of silhouettes, with to-die-for fabrics and details. And while these wedding dresses are on the high-end, they are still accessible and affordable for most brides-to-be. The Priscilla of Boston Spring 2010 line is no exception. I adore these dresses! Many of the 2010 trends make an appearance in this collection- floral appliqué& jeweled embroidery,...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Justin Alexander Signature Wedding Dresses

by Azure

You can always count on Justin Alexander to bring timeless elegance and sophistication to his collections. We were lucky enough to meet this designer in NYC, and he was an absolute doll! But, onto the more important things... His Spring 2010 Signature collection is perfect for a more traditional bride. If you are looking for plunging necklines, sexy, open backs, and slinky, body hugging silhouettes, Justin Alexander probably isn't the designer for you. But, if you are in the...

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Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Blush by JLM Wedding Dresses

by Azure

Blush is a fabulous new line from JLM Couture, and there are some beautiful wedding dresses in their Spring 2010 collection. This modern line is perfect for a destination wedding or more casual (but still dressy) affair! I LOVE the dress above, with its head to toe lace overlay, deep v neckline, and beautiful open back. Like we've been saying, lace is back and better than ever! And the slinky ivory charmeuse number below is quiet and glamorous, all rolled into one. I adore the...

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