The Fine Art of Choosing a Wedding Hat

by Bride Chic

So you're going for a hat on your wedding day. Hats, fascinators, headbands, and many more are all a given these days for topping off your white aisle look. Not long ago, society's code for brides wearing hats instead of a long, flowing veil meant you were either a second time bride or over thirty-five and marrying for the first time. Interesting isn't it? There were, of course, exceptions to the rule: A bride having a very small or 'going away wedding' as they were called back then...

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Haute Couture Bridal Hats + Fascinators by Bijou Van Ness

by Azure

      How over the top do you want to go with your wedding day head chic?  Do you want to make a serious statement with something far beyond the traditional white bridal veil?   If the answer is yes, then prepare to meet your match... the talented Bijou Van Ness.  This incredible hat designer fuses the romantics of 20th century Europe with the distinct style of Hollywood's infamous glamor era.  The result?  Breathtaking!   From Jackie O-inspired...

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Bridal Head Chic inspired by the 1920’s Jazz Age

by Azure

About Bride Chic If Jay Gatsby were to emerge from the pages of fiction, Erica Elizabeth's head chic could no doubt crown all the women at his garden party. Perfect for the bride in love with all things Jazz Age, Erica Elizabeth Designs is like walking through a gallery of one stunning head piece after another, all having that distinct one-of-a-kind touch. Erica has launched this treasure trove of chic following 25 years creating wedding accessories for the wholesale bridal...

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Royal Wedding Hats Off to Ella Gajewska… and Fascinators too!

by Azure

About Bride Chic It never ceases to amaze me the level of talent found on Etsy. Add to that I love being the first to spread the word about new (and relatively new) Etsy shops and indie designers running them. Meet Ella Gajewska of Ella Gajewska Millinery, creator of some of the most drop dead gorgeous fascinators I've seen since Wills and Kate's royal wedding. As a milliner, her range goes from day and evening hats to the white bridal headwear you see here. As Ella puts it,...

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2011 Wedding Trends: Royal Wedding Hats and Fascinators

by Azure

Ok, wow. I need to take a deep breath, because I am super excited with last night's find! Like a beacon in the night... while I browsed wedding hairstyles and bridal beauty trends... Jane Tran came to me. Along with our fab twitter pals we've been gunning for the royal wedding hat and fascinator trend to hit the states ASAP. Little did we know, Jane Tran's exquisite bridal fascinators and hats we're right under our noses. In Los Angeles to be precise! Check out all this lovely...

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Royal Wedding Trend Alert: Haute Couture Hats!

by Azure

We know that the royal wedding will have a major impact on trends to come. Bridal designers are already rushing to create wedding dresses reminiscent of Kate Middleton's Sarah Burton stunner. One trend that everyone is holding out for (and royally excited about) is the high-fashion millinery trend. From bright and bold to dramatic and ornate, hats were the must-have accessory for Friday's royal nuptials! While Philip Treacy was the go-to designer, royal milliner Stephen Jones made...

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Royal Wedding Day: Mad About Philip Treacy

by Azure

The big day is here, and guests of the royal wedding are arriving in style. As expected, fascinators are the IT accessory. And Philip Treacy... is the IT designer! Here's a little Philip Treacy haute headwear couture in honor of this special day, 04.29.2011. Are you celebrating? If so, cheers!!

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