Wedding Dresses


Stalking the Wedding Dress Lookbooks: Anna Neiman

by Bride Chic

I have to say, the wedding dress below is a real masterpiece. Every so often I run across another indie designer whose work is right up there head and shoulders above the rest and this particular dress had me at, hello. Anna Nieman originally hails from Eastern Europe and is now running her own bridal salon in Brookline, Mass. Her very special designs for me exemplify innovation and pure creativity. Reading up on this designer, she puts a lot of research and passion into each...

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Wedding Style Inspiration: Art Deco Meets City Modern Chic

by Bride Chic

It took me years to find exactly the right spot to shoot 1930's style gowns so they'd reflect all the best of the Art Deco era. My compliments go out to photographer, Jim Vetter who scouted out the perfect canvas for this project at The Mandarin Oriental Hotel in San Francisco. This is a place I'd describe in one word---elegant! Says Jim, "My vision for this shoot was to reflect the reawakened interest in early 20th Century stylings and set it against the metropolitan backdrop of...

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10 Gorgeous New Wedding Gowns from Legends by Romona Keveza

by Azure

If you're dreaming of walking the white aisle in something sophisticated and timeless, then the Spring 2014 Legends by Romona Keveza bridal collection will steal your heart! There are ten stunning wedding gowns to choose from, each with the right amount of wow factor done in an effortless, elegant way. The all-lace mermaids (like the one above and below) are definitely up my alley, but I also adore the a-line confection (four dresses down) with its barely there hint of pastel peach...

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My Favorite Trends for Fall

by Bride Chic

With so many Autumn weddings happening out here in California I've been keeping an eye on trends for fall brides. You see, we've got all this great weather playing perfect host to vineyard and beach bashes. Meanwhile there's a whole country beyond the sunny West Coast where fall is definitely a time for bundling up and keeping the chill off. The point is, wherever you are, fall will be with us before we know it and you'll want in on some of the up and coming chic. STATEMENT BACKS -...

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Introducing Forever 2014 Bridal by Alberta Ferretti

by Azure

Italian designer Alberta Ferretti has dressed everyone from Eva Longoria to Salma Hayek. Known for her twisting, tucking, and draping techniques, Alberta Ferretti creations just ooze Grecian Goddess goodness! In 2010, Ferretti dipped her toes in the bridal design pool for the first time and has been delivering dreamy wedding dresses ever since. Her 2014 Forever Bridal collection was just unveiled, and I couldn't wait to share it with you! Take a peek... Of...

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Traditional With A Twist

by Bride Chic

Tuesday I wrote a post all about what makes the traditional bride so special in an era where the bridal gown as we know it has been redefined and updated to reflect today's tastes. I pointed out how Kate Middleton stunned us by sporting a timeless Chantilly lace A-line wedding dress with long sleeves when she married Prince William, bringing elements of the classic look back into designer collections. Lately I've seen some magnificent takes on tradition with that twist of...

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Top Places For Finding Indie Bridal Designers

by Bride Chic

Have you noticed the past few years indie designers seem to be, The Big Thing in bridal fashion? The mass produced uniform—you know the one that's in all the mainstream bridal salons: strapless mermaid with loads of ruffles—isn't everyone's cup of tea. Enter the indie designer. An indie is someone who has a real love of practicing her art and giving personal service. Her products are handmade and unique. As Hailey of Hustle Your Bustle (an online site offering indie designed...

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25 Timeless Wedding Gowns from Aire Barcelona, 2014

by Azure

I've been waiting for the new Aire Barcelona bridal collection to arrive, and at long last, it's here! The collection is robust, with a whopping 109 gorgeous wedding gowns to choose from, so there is something perfect for every style of bride. From mermaid to ball gown, strapless to one-shoulder, lace, tulle, and illusion... Aire Barcelona delivers it all! The beading on some of these 2014 stunners is beyond amazing, and there are several statement back gems that will take your...

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Gorgeous New Wedding Gowns from Watters

by Azure

Watters never disappoints in the swoon-worthy gowns department, and the new Fall 2013 bridal collection is something spectacular! The silhouettes are classic, and the details perfectly placed, and I just know you're going to love these dresses as much as I do! Take a peek at twelve of my favorite styles... Which of these bridal beauties are just your style? Head over to the Watters site to see the full collection and more!

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Stalking the Bridal Look Books: Marisol Aparicio

by Bride Chic

I first laid eyes on the work of Marisol Aparicio when a styled shoot was submitted to Bride Chic. Zoning in on the wedding dresses at closer range I realized this mother-daughter duo designs some really incredible stuff. They do a wide range of bridal starting with dresses and branching out with some beautiful accessories that include everything from capes, belts, veils and headpieces. My personal fave is their selection of mantillas, so delicate and clean-lined enough to bring out...

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37 Magical Wedding Gowns from Rosa Clara 2014

by Azure

No matter what your style (whether it's timeless a la Audrey Hepburn, glamorous, bohemian, or romantic), there's a wedding dress perfect for you in the new Rosa Clara bridal collection. Beading, fringe, illusion, and sleeves are just a few of the beautiful details, and several of the 2014 stunners feature heavenly statement backs. There are Gatsby-inspired shimmering sheaths, corseted ball gowns as classic as they are dramatic, and tulle + lace confections that will float down...

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5 Favorites from the Spring 2014 Junko Yoshioka Collection

by Faye

After spending hours pouring over the thousands of amazing wedding dresses we have on OneWed (and in our app!) I have come to realize one overwhelming truth – designers and brides love a sweetheart or strapless neckline. The stunning Junko Yoshioka Spring/Summer 2014 collection is no exception. And why should it be? Both sweetheart and strapless necklines are flattering to most body types, work perfectly with dress styles ranging from modern to bohemian, and many brides love to...

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Breakfast At Tiffany’s Inspired Bridal Shoot

by Bride Chic

Part of the fun of being in this industry is every so often meeting a shooter like Shannon Stellmacher. Where many photographers see up close and real details, Shannon not only sees the beauty in reality but dreams as well. After having a vision and working up some great styling, here is makeup artist and hairstylist, Julie Morgan's vision of Holly Golightly from Breakfast at Tiffany's. Shannon working her magic behind the lens brought her to life crafting this visual story image by...

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