Wedding Dresses


24 Dreamy Wedding Gowns from Reem Acra, Fall 2014

by Azure

Reem Acra's Fall 2014 bridal collection is inspired by going global, and the dresses are certainly out-of-this-world gorgeous! Putting the focus on silhouette and texture this season, Reem delivers big whether you're in the market for lace, organza or tulle, a-line, column, mermaid or ball gown. Ethereal details including re-embroidered lace, illusion backs, sleeves, and necklines, delicate appliques and hand-embroideries, and billowy layering of tulle add drama and romance,...

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5 Favorite Fall 2014 Trends from the Designer’s Perspective

by Bride Chic

Seems like just yesterday all the top designers were unveiling their newest gems. Actually market time in New York happens twice a year--April and October--and is always super swoon time for brides-to-be, wedding retailers, bloggers and just about anyone out there who loves to see new takes on white, frothy confections. Did I say white? Okay, we're still seeing a lot of beautiful white gowns in the collections for sure but this season really marks, 'let's move the wedding dress into...

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10 Divine Wedding Dresses from Amsale, Fall 2014

by Azure

There is something spectacular about how an Amsale wedding gown fits and flatters the curves of a bride. Don't believe me?? Just check out the sophisticated stunner below... The slim trumpet silhouette in luxe white silk, along with the barely there neckline delicately sprinkled with sparkling crystals... talk about perfection! And we're just getting started! Each wedding dress in Amsale's new Fall 2014 bridal collection is breathtaking, and every style has it's own special...

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10 New Wedding Gowns by Oscar de la Renta

by Azure

Oscar de la Renta went back to basics for his Fall 2014 bridal collection, unveiling just ten sophisticated new styles rather than his usual lineup of 20 plus dresses. The iconic designer made every dress count, delivering a cohesive, accessible collection comprised of airy ball gowns, timeless a-lines, and sultry mermaids too. What this means is that there is a wedding dress to suit every style, venue, and season! Standout details on Oscar's Fall 2014 wedding gowns include...

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Kelly Clarkson’s Wedding Gown + the Latest from Temperley

by Azure

With the media buzzing about Kim Kardashian's (third) engagement and her flawless 15-carat sparkler from Kanye West, there's a chance you missed the news that American Idol sweetheart Kelly Clarkson is officially off the market! Staying true to her country roots, Clarkson chose the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee as the location for her nups, marrying Brandon Blackstock on Sunday at Blackberry Farms. She walked down the aisle in the Jessamine wedding dress by Temperley London...

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2014 Runway Report: Dramatic Romance by Claire Pettibone

by Azure

The much anticipated new Claire Pettibone wedding dress collection (titled 2014 Still Life) has arrived, and it's one you won't want to miss! Pulling inspiration from the second half of the 17th century, and dramatic arrangements of flora and fauna, each bridal gown is a true work of art. Embroidery plays an important role, highlighting the brilliance of nature's beauty, and alluring sleeves (from cap to flutter to full-length) abound. Claire's signature statement backs make...

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Fall 2014 Bridal Runway Report: 20 Gorgeous Gowns by Rivini

by Azure

One of my favorite bridal runway shows by far this season was the Rivini presentation, and I couldn't wait to share all the gorgeous with you! Not only were the dresses incredibly white aisle worthy, but the show itself made a statement all its own. Every guest had a front row seat, with modern ghost chairs winding around the room to create a unique and awe-inspiring bridal catwalk. The show began with two models walking hand-in-hand, one wearing a wedding gown and the other...

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Bridal Runway Report: 24 Stunners by Naeem Khan

by Azure

Naeem Khan first hit the scene as an evening wear designer in 2003, and has dressed everyone from the First Lady to Sarah Jessica Parker. Now ten years later, he's bringing his signature embellishments and intricate embroideries to the bridal world! Three cheers for that! I had the pleasure of getting up close and personal with Khan's debut Fall/Winter 2014 wedding dress collection, and as a bride-to-be and a fashion fanatic, I was instantly smitten! Pairing sleek silhouettes with...

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Monique Lhuillier’s Secret Garden Wedding Dress Collection

by Azure

I always look forward to what Monique Lhuillier will send down the bridal runway each season. And for Fall 2014, she really upped the romance! Using an enchanted secret garden as her muse, this collection delivers femininity, sensuality, and all things magical. Tulle and lace wedding gowns feature embroidered floral, vine, and lattice motifs, with sparkly hints of silver and rose gold woven delicately throughout. The pairing of molded corset bodices with billowing, textured skirts...

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Vera Wang Sees Pink for Fall 2014

by Azure

Leave it to Vera Wang to throw caution to the wind and set her own trends for Fall 2014! While most designers this season incorporated color in more subtle ways, Vera went bold with a pink-on-pink bridal collection! Possibly a nod to Breast Cancer Awareness month?! The shades of pink selected for this collection were oh so right, from carnation pink to salmon, berry to neon coral (one of our personal favorites). And whether you love mermaids, ball gowns, or sleek column silhouettes,...

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10 Trends from the Bridal Runway

by Azure

It was a whirlwind weekend in NYC, dashing from one amazing bridal runway show to the next! And we're bringing you all the fashion scoop and inspiration first, starting with the top ten trends hot off the catwalk! 1.  Statement Veiling - Amsale sent one of her Kenneth Pool models down the bridal catwalk wearing a dramatic, voluminous layered tulle veil, a show-stopping finishing touch that screams haute couture! Reem Acra's head chic featured fantastic feathered crowns, while...

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Stalking the Bridal Look Books: Dana Bolton

by Bride Chic

I found out about Dana Bolton the way I find most designers out there--perusing Pinterest and Tumblr! A custom designer with a small collection and design studio, Dana hails from North London. I was drawn back to her gorgeous and user-friendly site many times over the course of the week, just to look at the way she utilizes lace and works incredible techniques into a design (like buttons down the side instead of down the back). I'm finding a handful of the smaller designers like...

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25 Lacy Little White Dresses for the Reception

by Azure

How many brides are wearing a second look for the reception, currently on the hunt for the perfect LWD? Well, look no more because we've rounded up some of the prettiest little white (and ivory!) wedding dresses around. The best part? Each and every one of them can be purchased online. Just click the link below the photo when you find a frock you love. Don't forget to ideabook them too! Aren't these lacy stunners sweet?? Which style is your absolute favorite?       ...

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15 Favorites from Houghton Bride

by Azure

Ever since Houghton NYC launched its edgy bridal line in October 2012, I've been a super fan! Catering to the non-traditional, fashion-forward, chic and daring nearlywed, Houghton delivers luxurious gowns, suits, separates and finishing touches that strike the perfect balance between sexy and romantic. Whether you're planning a quickie City Hall wedding, intimate destination I Do's, or are simply looking to walk the white aisle in high-fashion style, the Houghton Bride collection...

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20 Favorite Wedding Gowns from Atelier Pronovias 2014

by Azure

You already know that we love Spanish bridal design house, Pronovias. I mean... how could we not with wedding dresses THIS gorgeous, and Elie Saab on the designer roster?! And guess what, all you fellow Pronovias fans? There is a brand new 2014 collection, Atelier Pronovias, to swoon over this season! And boy oh boy are the wedding gowns spectacular! There are 30 bridal stunners to choose from, but we selected 20 of our favorites to share with you today. Take a look... ...

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8 Stunning Wedding Gowns by Kathy de Stafford

by Bride Chic

Okay, I've been smitten with Irish bridal wear designers for some time now and posting a styled shoot to Bride Chic this past week I once again ran across the work of Kathy de Stafford of Dublin. Yes, I've been following her for years now and just finally getting around to extolling all her virtues. These creations are right in line with what I most love--yards of gorgeous lace paired up with long, form-fitting silhouettes that show off great lines and curves on a woman. For all...

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13 Beautiful New Wedding Dresses from Jim Hjelm

by Azure

For classic brides who want to exude pure romance on their wedding day, look no further than Jim Hjelm Bridal! Jim Hjelm is just one of the breathtaking designer lines from JLM Couture, and the Fall 2013 collection is definitely a show-stopper! Statement backs and inspired illusion necklines abound, adding that extra something special to lacy mermaids, voluminous tulle ball gowns, and timeless A-line and fit and flare styles! Start scrolling to see 13 of our favorite new Jim Hjelm...

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10 Timeless Tips for Brides from Vera Wang

by Azure

Awhile back, WWD asked the great Vera Wang to share her top tips for brides on everything from fashion to beauty, flowers and photography. And today we're sharing this wisdom with you... so that your walk down the aisle is everything you've dreamed about and more! 1 - Comfort Is Key: You must love your wedding day look, and feeling comfortable when you walk down the aisle is incredibly important. If you feel comfortable, you'll radiate confidence, making you the most beautiful...

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15 Gorgeous Wedding Dresses by Charlotte Balbier

by Azure

Have you met Charlotte Balbier, a leading UK bridal designer who's creations exude glamor, sophistication, and ethereal white aisle style? If not, you may be missing out on the wedding dress of your dreams! Balbier's A Decade of Style collection is loaded with drool-worthy dresses, from statement back mermaids to all-lace stunners, beaded beauties, and frothy tulle confections. We rounded up 15 of our favorites to share with you today, each one more Pinnable than the last. Ready...

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