9 HOT wedding dress trends

by Azure

  Embodied by Ines DiSanto's 2012 bridal collection!   Ines DiSanto's latest bridal collection was filled with covetable wedding dresses!  Each creation was inspired and truly unique... and the details were drool-worthy!  Because DiSanto thought outside the box with this collection, we were able to spot nine of our favorite bridal style trends for 2012 as the models floated down the New York catwalk. Check out these gorgeous bridal gowns and the nine trends they...

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Vera Wang’s offbeat wedding dress collection, Fall 2012

by Azure

Sitting front row at Vera Wang's Fall 2012 bridal runway show was incredible!  Against a stark, bare backdrop, rail thin models stalked the catwalk, showing off Vera's latest creations. Vera Wang has never been shy about thinking outside the 'white wedding' box.  Her past bridal collections have featured non-white gowns in shades of taupe, blush, lilac and sage.  But for Fall 2012, she pulled out all the stops... and surprised us all with TONS of black wedding dresses....

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7 Wedding Dress Trends for 2012

by Azure

Finding the perfect wedding dress is no easy feat.  And these days, there's no shortage of drop-dead-gorgeous bridal gowns.  And while your wedding day look should be timelessly beautiful, don't be afraid to incorporate an on-trend touch. Take a look at 7 of the hottest trends for 2012 wedding dresses: 1. Sleeves: Flutter, cap, three-quarter length and more, 2012 dresses are billowing with sleeves.  This trend is especially great for brides who're slightly self conscious...

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Finding that Magical Wedding Dress: 5 Top Tips

by Azure

  Finding the perfect wedding dress is a must for most brides.  And while the process of searching, shopping and trying on can be a daunting one, it'll pay off handsomely once you find the gown of your dreams!  But what if you find two dresses that catch your eye and leave you swooning?  How do you make that final decision?  Here are five tips to help you narrow it down to the perfect gown! 1. Do you feel like YOU?  It's great to look "glamorous" or like a "princess" or...

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Parisian Chic Bridal Gowns by Lily Allen’s Dress Designer

by Azure

British singer Lily Allen tied the knot this weekend, and her wedding dress was a romantic bride's dream come true! Allen walked down the aisle covered in ivory lace, and her sleeved vintage-inspired bridal gown was designed by Parisian talent Delphine Manivet. As you know, we're loving the sleeve trend for 2011-2012 brides. And when modest sleeves are paired with a sultry open back, the perfect balance between classic and contemporary comes to fruition. Just check out all this...

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Small Wedding Chic: Bridal Style Inspiration

by Azure

About Bride Chic Here are some bridal style gems from Wedzu perfect for a weekday wedding or an alternative to the big ball gown. City Hall nuptials usually happen quickly with a celebration somewhere nearby--a restaurant, club or private home. The more intimate beach and country wedding likewise is understated. This means a bride has all the chic touches that say wedding, only abbreviated. Hems are usually street or tea length, bridal veils either short or some hybrid of hat/veil...

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Royal Wedding Dresses Throughout History: How Will Kate’s Look?

by Azure

Kate Middleton's wedding dress designer is still a mystery.... Early favorite Bruce Oldfield told WWD.com that he was NOT dressing Kate for her big I Do's. And while we reported that Sophie Cranston of Libelula was the royal wedding dress designer (according to the Huffington Post), Cranston has vehemently denied making the dress. Designers still in the running are Catherine Walker, Alice Temperley and Daniella Helayel from Issa. These tight-lipped ladies haven't confirmed or...

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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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Convertible Wedding Dresses: The Long and Short of It

by Azure

About Bride Chic If you see yourself dressing for the ceremony in a totally different light than the reception I have some great news. Finnish born London transplant, Catherina Eden has premiered a new bridal line recently that adapts to the occasion. In her South Wimbledon Atelier called, My Eden, she creates gowns for brides who want to add or subtract layers as the party goes on... convertible wedding dresses that will take your breath away! She offers wedding dresses that work one...

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Wedding Dress Trend for 2011 and Beyond: Sleeves!

by Azure

Flutter, cap, three-quarter length, the new Spring 2012 bridal collections are billowing with sleeves! Just like Beyonce told single ladies to put a ring on it, bridal designers like Marchesa, Reem Acra, Vera Wang and Monique Lhuillier are telling 2012 brides to put a sleeve on it! As the new 2012 dress collections are unveiled, sleeves are emerging as a major bridal trend. This is great news for brides who are slightly self-conscious about their arms or shoulders. There are so...

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