With the average cost of a wedding being $28,000 in 2021, saying “I do” can come at considerable expense for both parties. It’s no surprise that many couples are seeking alternative ways to declare their love for one another and celebrate their big day in a cost-effective manner.
Created under extreme pressure, the diamond is the hardest known mineral on the planet and has come to represent the eternal love and commitment between two people. This rare and precious stone is valued for its dazzling beauty, and is also the top-selling gemstone for engagement rings.
If you’ve already decided to have your dream wedding take place during the winter, you may be scratching your head and wondering what kinds of photographs to take during winter. You both will be sparkling all the way in beautiful wedding jewelry, a dreamy wedding dress and sharp tuxedo, but you’re not sure how to photograph you and your beau’s look when it’s below freezing.
Whenever you talk about wedding day accessories, the assumption is that you’re referring to the bride to be. Talk about wedding hair pins, wedding flower crowns, wedding hair combs, wedding corsages, jewelry, bridal clutches, tiara, veil, headbands and shoes, just to name a few. This is understandable because it takes a lot of work to achieve that final bridal look.
Take your black suit or a casual shirt to the next level by adding a touch of elegance and style with the range of cufflinks for men. The cufflinks market is expected to grow by $1.35 billion, with the rising popularity of online retailing.
The wedding is an important event in life. Every girl dreams of being loved and happy. On this day, all attention is focused on the bride. I would like to show myself on my best side, to present a profitable dignity, to enchant with beauty and at the same time to feel comfortable. That is why it is so important to find "your" wedding dress that fits perfectly, reflects the inner world and matches the style of the wedding and the temperament of the bride.
Finding your future spouse is one of the best experiences a person can have. If you and your boyfriend are planning to get married, you need to find the perfect wedding ring for him first. Most men may simply choose a gold band, and while there’s nothing wrong with simplicity, there are still a few factors that go into choosing a ring. Here are some tips to help you choose the right men’s wedding ring.
Your wedding is a time to bring friends and family together to rejoice in your life changes. However, it is also a time to decorate and show off. Marriage ceremonies follow the same basic itinerary, but you can change the atmosphere through your decor. Therefore, it is essential to take your time and use the following tips to create a unique experience for life-long memories.
Wedding traditions differ around the world. Some cultures celebrate with big parties, while others prefer a more intimate ceremony. Just like wedding traditions, engagement ring preferences are also different from culture to culture.
Do you want your wedding to be considered a fashionable affair? If so, you’re going to need to go above and beyond to host an elegant reception! The afterparty that you throw will be the last thing that your guests remember about your special day, which is why you need to go all out to make it as chic as it can possibly be.
Weddings are big business these days, even in the current financial climate, it is worth a whopping $55 billion to the US economy. Like any industry, it is not hard to imagine how much plastic waste this must produce. The good news is that it is not that difficult to achieve a plastic-free wedding. Here we lay out the ways we can easily cut out and reduce the amount of plastic your wedding will produce. Follow this guide, and you can make a huge difference.
As 2020 and the Christmas holiday rush by, we're looking forward to seeing what we consider to be among the next year's most iconic wedding ring trends. We've got details on what's trendy right now, from fashion-forward two-stone rings to vintage-inspired designs to the stone shades people'll get to see on their fingers around.
You've waited and dreamed about your big day since you were a small child. Your wedding is quickly approaching and there are so many tasks on your to-do list that it can feel overwhelming. When it's time to book your photographer, another thought comes to mind: What kind of makeup should I use?
As anyone who has walked down the aisle will testify, it's certainly not a cheap affair. Expenses quite regularly venture into the tens of thousands, and the dress itself tends to take up a healthy chunk of this.
Weddings can be a once in a lifetime experience. It is a special day that you and your spouse would want to cherish for the rest of your lives together. And this is the reason why you need to find someone to capture each moment.
Are you looking for design tips when creating invitations cards for a wedding? Even if you are not a design guru, there are some design tips you could employ in producing the best wedding cards that appeal to your invitees.
Weddings are one of the most memorable events in someone's life. Whether you're the one getting married or someone you knew wants to get married - it all ends up in one tricky question. What am I going to wear?
Not only is the summer season closing in, but it’s also the time of year where couples are tying the knot. In other words, this is the most wonderful time of the year to be a part of. Engagement season is closing in, and it’s a season where brides are the of the show.
A majority of couples spend thousands of pounds to create the best impression on their wedding day. Indeed, they take time and effort to look the part in an occasion that liberates them to celebrate the emotion of love in the presence of their family and friends. It is for this reason that you must choose the best barbers, if you are planning to get married or attend the occasion.
When you're little you always dream of your wedding what your rings would look like, diamonds are still a girl's best friend and finding that special ring is a must and so worth the wait. Diamond Rings come in all shapes and sizes, depending on what you're looking for and want there is that perfect ring for you.
If you’re planning to get married, there are many things you will need to think about and plan. This includes everything from the invitations and menus through to the venue, ceremony location, and your wedding outfit. For the groom, choosing the right suit is vital, as this will affect the way you look and how confident and comfortable you feel.
When it comes to engagement rings, the myths are galore. The funny things are that the majority of people believes most of these myths. Believing in the wrong notions is ultimately harmful in the long run as it just creates confusion and leads you to believe some things that are not true in any possible way.
It’s practically impossible to predict the future, although some of us can pull it off from time to time. Whether you’re wondering about the future of wedding dresses for every body type or any other aspect of this important fashionable ceremony, we’d like to share our thoughts and feelings about where weddings will be headed in the next five years.
It’s one of the greatest honors in life to be asked to be a friend or relative’s best man at their wedding. It’s a role that comes with some key responsibilities as well, so it’s not something to be taken lightly. When you accept the offer, you’ll be feeling proud and pleased, but this can soon give way to anxiety and stress if you don’t get your tasks sorted out as efficiently and promptly as possible. Therefore, you should have a plan of what you need to do and when each task needs to be completed to keep you on track and up to the mark.
Wedding planning requires a lot of patience and there are numerous details you should take care of. Nonetheless, there are two objects which are essential: the rings. Choosing the rings should be one of the first things you do.
Wedding season wouldn't be complete without making the dreams of little girls the real-life realities of grown adults. Picturing that day with a shining white dress, prince charming, and the castle to go with it all is the fairy tale we all wanted. These dreams don't have to change, only adapt a little as we find our princes and say, "I do."
Find outfit inspiration for a summer wedding: whether you’re the groom, best man or an invited guest.
So, you’ve met the girl of your dreams and you’re ready to pop that all-important question. Not only do you have to come up with a proposal she’ll be proud to recount to her friends for years to come, you’ll have to select the right engagement ring, too. For many men, the selection of an engagement ring for their significant other is the first time they’ve had to make a jewellery purchase. It can be daunting to walk into a jewellery store for the first time, especially when met with terms and options that can seem like a foreign language. Here, you’ll find a step-by-step guide to choosing the perfect engagement ring.
Simple wedding dresses are very fashionable these days. Not every bride wants a gown that is over the top with excessive details. If you prefer a more classic and refined look, you have come to the right place.
Selecting the perfect suit for your upcoming wedding can be a great challenge. You want style and a good price without sacrificing quality or fit. Following are five suggestions as to how to purchase the perfect suit for the upcoming celebration:
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F.C. Barcelona and Argentina International ace Lionel Messi wore a dark gray three-piece Giorgio Armani made to measure suit for his wedding with Antonella Roccuzzo held in Rosario, Argentina, on June 30.
Internationally acclaimed bridalwear designer ROSA CLAR? was given the task of creating the wedding gown in which Antonela Roccuzzo would say "I will" to FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi. The ceremony, which was attended by a host of sports celebrities, took place on 30 June in the city of Rosario (Argentina).
When it comes to wedding gifts, there is already a standard in place as in what you are expected to buy. While sticking to the traditional options can’t really go wrong, since that’s why they ended up being traditional options in the first place, it’s not a bad idea to go for something more original or refreshing that the same old gifts every wedding brings. If it hasn’t crossed your mind already, consider beauty gifts as the perfect thing to gift the new bride. It might not seem like much but in reality it can have a tremendous impact since they’re very useful. They’re fun little gifts that any bride will be happy to receive, especially since the next thing after the wedding is the honeymoon. Every bride wants to look their best on the honeymoon, so having this new beauty kit at the ready could prove very useful. But let’s see what exactly these beauty gifts can be.
In 2007, founders Richard Hall and McGregor Madden worked with "fast fashion" retailers and legacy brands that focused on speed and cost cutting - business principles that Hall and Madden understood, but didn't personally agree with for building a modern company. With both experience in manufacturing and a love for menswear, Hall and Madden wanted to build a menswear brand focused around the customer - an experience that was simple and informative with high-quality products.
Redoing your wardrobe can be a refreshing change in your life. By buying a few new pieces at a time, you can gradually build up an entire wardrobe of stylish clothes and accessories. Introduce different pieces as regularly as you can each time you shop. This will also make it easier for you to stick to your budget.
Simon Dowling can create tailored garments to suit all your sartorial needs. Work suits, weddings, eveningwear and overcoats all feature in our product range.These garments are created in conjunction with the best luxury fabric houses from across the globe. Loropiana, Dormeuil, Holland & Sherry and some artisan mills have provided cloth for our store over the last five years confident in the fact that their name will be attached and associated with a quality garment.
Your wedding is a day that comes once in a lifetime. Whatever time of year it takes place, this day certainly merits your best effort in putting together your sharpest look. Here are a few tips in what to look for in your perfect suit, when to get it and a few more recommendations by the Savile Row's expert designers and tailors.
J Marie has a vision for the future. A vision that has driven them from the moment J Marie Clothing was created. Their future is about creating the kind of excellence that results from the unique tension between uncompromising luxury and outstanding performance.
Monokel Berlin is the made-to-measure manufacturer for the new generation of men in suits. No matter if it’s for evening wear, for a business or a leisure suit, together with you, we will create your tailor-made suit, shirt or chino-trousers. We would be happy to also advise you on your wedding suit. We can supply you with made-to-measure clothing, including the matching accessories, such as ties, pocket squares and men’s shoes, available in always changing collections.
Since its creation by David Reiss in 1971, Reiss has established a design philosophy centred on creating design-led menswear, womenswear and accessories. With an uncompromising commitment to delivering innovative and original products it fuses exceptional design, quality and value.
For most couples, getting married is one of the happiest times of their lives. Without the right amount of planning, a couple’s wedding day can turn into a disaster. Taking the time to plan out every detail possible is important and will pay off in the long run.
Dashing Tweeds weave design studio in East London is the place where all designs for cloth and ready to wear start. In addition to Dashing Tweeds Cloth Collections woven in Britain, the company offers also a variety of ready-to-wear garments.
In 2016 black and white come in a variety of patterns and prints, which add a contemporary hint to the classics. In addition to traditional stripes and checks, polka dots and leopard print are two key options to try.
INDOCHINO announced their SUIT UP WEDDINGS initiative for 2016. The beginning was on January 25th, INDOCHINO and rolled out a massive program in North America, pledging to suit up 25,000 grooms for free in 2016. Any groom whose wedding party of four or more groomsmen is outfitted by INDOCHINO will receive his own made to measure suit free of charge.
Known for their menswear wardrobe staples this season they are branching out into the world of tailoring, using their unique design approach to create classic pieces that compliment modern life and guarantee instant style.
Brown is among the most common colors in men's suits. That's pretty logical, because brown is less formal than black (which is especially inappropriate for Summer) and depending on the shade and the fabric it could be both super stylish (great for business suits, for example) and casually fresh (cool for meetings on the sea side).
Panama Hats are wardrobe essentials for the summer months for those looking to add a touch of glamour to their outfits. This stylish men’s summer hat is the perfect accessory that has seen its recent rise in popularity as can be seen in crowds at Wimbledon, Lord’s and Glastonbury and at summer weddings throughout Great Britain. But what differentiates the Panama straw hat from a regular straw trilby or fedora hat?
Davies & Son has the longest history of any independent Tailor on Savile Row and we are proud of it. Their story began in 1803. Along the way they have acquired the tailoring houses of Johns and Pegg, Fallan and Harvey, James and James, Wells of Mayfair and many more, each one adding to their own knowledge, experience and history. In over two centuries of bespoke tailoring they have made garments for 4 Kings, 7 Crown Princes, 18 Knights of the Realm and 2 US presidents.
Blue suits are definitely among designers' favorites for 2016. This is not a surprise, because blue is an elegant color, suitable for different occasions, styles and body types. The variety of its shades gives gentlemen endless options to experiment.
Brand's made-to-measure collection fulfils all aspects of gentleman's wardrobe needs from suits and shirts to trousers and overcoats. Sourcing only the finest fabrics from the UK, Europe and the rest of the world the atelier can ensure a wide selection to meet all your sartorial and budgetary requirements.
The collection is exclusively 'Made in Italy'. Special cuts and detailing with refined accessories give the models a unique appeal. The offer is extensive and provides many solutions available for all consumers, for the guests as well as the groom, with suits for formal and other important occasions.
California-based fashion atelier Grooms Grotto offers custom suits for grooms and their groomsmen. The idea of the brand is to offer an extraordinary experience for the soon-to-be-husbands, giving them some special men time with their best friends, while customizing perfectly-fitting suits for each one.
Sundays are mostly reserved for your most casual attire. But occasionally you need to get all dressed up. Think about the weddings, baptisms, graduation ceremonies, and the like. That’s where you need a suiting look that’s a nice as something you’d wear to work, but with a slightly less aggressive vibe.
Daniel and Lade is the leading online tailor made-to-measure retail platform in the UK for bespoke, custom men's suits. The company aims to offer, easy and affordable for customers, high quality tailor-made custom clothing and accessories for special occasions and everyday life.
Interview with Charlie Baker-Collingwood, the creator of Henry Herbert Tailors.
Take your style to the next level with John Callahan from Freemans Sporting Club in New York City. Receive the best tips from buttons to lapels, to fit to fabric, and learn everything you need to know about buying a custom suit. Casual or business - Get ready to look sharp and fitted with this men's fashion guide.
The company offers in-home, in-office and after-hours appointments; consulting, advice, assistance and recommendations from professional clothiers about wardrobe related issues; customization options for suits, sport coats, trousers and shirts; perfect fitting; hand-stitched details...
'My Family have been dressing the well dressed for over 45 years. I have trained in London to provide Belfast with a traditional made-to-measure suit experience. This isn't just my job, I live and breath Men's Fashion and Custom Tailoring', says brand's tailor-made suit specialist, Chris.
Simply put Hemingway are purveyors of luxury tailored clothing. Using traditional tailoring methods, they produce a range of bespoke and made to measure garments, including morning suits, wedding suits, waistcoats, trousers, business suits, overcoats and shirts, all of which are contemporary styled, perfectly fitted and of exceptional quality and value. At the heart of Hemingway’s ethos is a ‘Visiting Tailor’ service which brings “Savile Row” quality tailoring to clients in other parts of England, at a time and place that fits into their schedule.
Black N Bianco - a high quality online clothing boutique that offers the best in formal wear and wedding wear for children. They specialize in offering a variety of different styles of suits for little boys that will help to please any person's personal tastes.
One of the USA's leading purveyors of custom menswear, Q Clothier creates luxury suits, slacks, sport coats, shirts, furnishings and more. Q's unique combination of retail stores along with a national team of professional clothiers allows Q to present clients with the ultimate in customer service.
The true essence of elegance molded into Peter Langner's wedding gowns create their own trends but do not negate the importance of what is considered classic. A Peter Langner wedding gown is timelessly beautiful. The collection targets the young sophisticated international bride. Peter Langner gowns offer a perfect fit. Custom adjustments are always available.
The Roanoke Valley in southwest Virginia is an area adjacent to and including the Roanoke River between the Blue Ridge Mountains to the east and the Appalachian Plateau to the west. The valley includes much of Roanoke County, and two independent cities; Roanoke City and Salem.
Designers Alexandra Fischer-Roehler and Johanna Kühl have once again found inspiration in a floral element of nature: the iris, a delicate and striking blossom that combines mystic and earthly qualities and is symbolic of creativity and true love. Named after the eponymous Greek goddess, the personification of the rainbow, it has myriad facets. But in its purest elemental form, a white blossom, it serves as the recurring theme of the new Bridal Couture collection by Kaviar Gauche.
The actress Sofia Vergara will wear her own perfume, which she is going to launch in October specially for her wedding.
If you wish for something more special, Vivienne Westwood 's Made-to-order service offers gowns in classic Westwood style with a bonus - you can choose the colors and fabrics for your wedding dress. All dresses are made within 3 months.
In Shakespeare's fairy realm the natural world in all its beauty and abundance is enhanced and glorified, under the rule of their ethereal and willful queen, Titania.
The multiple representations of roses in abstract paintings were the inspiration behind the Bridal 2016 Collection. The construction found in nature’s wonders, its endless shapes and figures fed the couturier’s imagination and led him to create a collection where rich fabric and shimmery splashes of embroidery add a royal feeling to the intertwining and graphical natural forms.
Inspired by the beauty, sensuality and delicacy of the fragrant White Jasmine flower, the Carolina Herrera Spring 2016 Bridal collection evokes a sense of femininity and romance. Hand-stitched embroidery on silk faille brings the precious flower to life, giving the illusion of the cascading blossoms.
Carolina Herrera explores romance and femininity in its purest form for the Fall 2015 bridal collection. Chantilly lace over nude tulle, along with embroidered motifs and laser cut appliqués all embrace the delicate essence and refinement of the fabric for a sensuous and fluid silhouette.
With the Euphoria collection, Jordi Dalmau makes a mod to the early 20th century, creating a perfect symbiosis between the most deviant part with his daring designs and impossible colors, and the most stylish, simple and elegant with his quieter creations.
At Reformation, fashion and sustainability coexist. Created in 2009 by Yael Aflalo, the company designs and manufactures limited-edition collections in their own factory. Located in downtown Los Angeles, they manufacture most of their products in their own sustainable sewing factory.
Celebrate eternal love in this off-the-shoulder lace wedding gown. The romantic gown is crafted from a fine blend of Chantilly and Lyon laces then topped off with fleur lace overlay and cathedral-length train. The lace appliqué is hand embroidered.
Are you wondering what will be modern in men's wardrobe for the Fall-Winter 2015/2016 season? So, you are on the right place - take a look at the menswear collections for the next cold season by Black by VANQUISH, Ordinary people, Viktor Anisimov and Caruso.
Stance, allure, fluidity… There is a Royal aura that emerges from the Tony Ward 2015 Bridal Collection. The Bride, stealing breaths away, stops time as she carries herself graciously down the aisle, starting point of her new life, with majesty and stature.
Bridal dresses 2015 by some of the world's most famous fashion houses at 'Brilyantin' Wedding Center
2015 Bridal collections of White One by Pronovias Fashion Group, Enzoani, Demetrios and Modeca are already available at 'Brilyantin' wedding center in Burgas, Bulgaria.
A well fitting suit can help every men look and feel comfortable both in everyday life and special occasions. It is not too formal, it is not only for older gentlemen, it is not limiting men's personal style.
Today we are going to present you 16 occasions for which the suit is the best choice.
Venezuelan designer Hannibal Laguna presented his 2014 bridal collection on May 8, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain during the Barcelona Bridal Week.
Titled 'Love & Love' it presents waist wedding dresses with puffed out cuts, corolla shape and lace finishes. Garments are romantic with sculptural lines and 50s silhouettes' evocative style.
No makeup - yes, it's a modern trend for Spring-Summer 2014 as we saw from the catwalks, but is that all? Will more and more women keep choosing a makeup-free vision or it depends on how they will be judged by the society?
The actress Lupita Nyong'o already enjoys the happiest year that anyone could ever have.
It all started with the statuette "Oscar" that the Kenyan beauty won for her first role in film continued with award "Fashion Icon" and ended up with the advertising campaign for the luxury brand "Lancome".
Fashion weeks have record history of bringing the stunning collections on the ramps and stealing the shows. The designs always have covered massive target-markets which included traditional collections, vintage patterns, modernistic skirts and tops, wedding dresses, mother of the bride suits and much more.
The winner of the award "Golden Needle" 2013 was attended by many music stars, famous ladies of the secular and business elite, customers and partners of "Romantika Fashion" from Italy and Romania during the presentation of the collection RED CARPET.
The fastest white woman in the world Ivet Lalova got married to her longtime boyfriend - the world famous athlete Simone Collio.
The ceremony was held in Rieti, Italy on September 21, 2013 with many guests from Bulgarian and world sports highlife.
The bride was amazing in a dress of Italian fashion label 'Atelier Aimee' - represented in Bulgaria by 'Bridal Fashion'.
Famous Indian fashion duo Shyamal and Bhumika presented their collection on Tuesday during Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013 in Mumbai.
It's titled 'A Royal Procession' and creations are inspired by the splendor of Maharajas along with 16th century couture.
Designer duo shows the beauty of Indian wedding.
To choose a wedding dress is one of the most important decisions for every future bride. Most probably every woman has created a vision for herself - if she looks like a fairytale princess, a Greek goddess or a romantic fairy.
Now, we'll take a look at wedding dresses top trends for Summer 2013.
Elegance never goes out of fashion. If your style includes clean lines, quality fabrics and exquisite details, you can choose a dress with A-line silhouette of matte silk, maybe combined with long gloves and pearl ornaments.
Have you ever asked yourself where does the word 'suit' come from?
Well, the answer is from the French 'suite', which means 'following' and the Latin verb 'sequor' - 'I follow'.
That's because suit's components - jacket, trousers and waistcoat - follow each other, have the same cloth and colour and are worn together.
Let's take a look at some types of suits, which are worn through the years according to the occasion...
Catalan fashion giant Pronovias presented its latest 2014 collection 'First Love' on a spectacular show in Barcelona. More than 1 800 VIP guests and brand's customers admired the latest trends, united in three trademarks: Pronovias, Atelier Pronovias and Elie by Elie Saab. On a catwalk with a huge golden tree on it, beautiful Irina Shayk, Ana Veliastina, Valentina Zelyaeva, Janeta Stamp and Kelly Gail presented gorgeous dresses with gold highlights.
Rusly Tjohnardi Atelier is Indonesian Fashion house crafting beautiful hand-made wedding and evening gowns and cocktail dresses since 2002. Rusly Tjohnardi's new 2013 collection was shown on 10 April during Senayan City Audi Fashion Nation Seventh Edition in Jakarta, Indonesia. Senayan City is one of the most prestigious and high-class malls in Jakarta.
Tsveti Razlojka, who is Lady World 2009 and an organizer of the competition for beautiful and unmarried women with careers in business, has shot an exclusive session with some of the latest models from Bridal Fashion's collections. The fashion house is an exclusive representative for Bulgaria of world famous fashion brands Pronovias, Manuel Mota, Elie by Elie Saab, Jovani, Atelier Aimee, Maggie Sottero, Enzoani and Modeca.
'RAIN OF ROSES' is the new collection 2013 of wedding dresses by the designer Polia Milanova for Mon Amour salon. The main line in the wedding dresses is the heart-shaped neckline and alpha-line bottom, made of chiffon, Soleil and French lace. Detailed chiffon frills and embroidery of crystals formed bodice. Handmade chiffon compositions and embroidery of crystals shape bodices.
Dresses “Mermaid”-style, made of French hand embroidered lace, with beautiful royal trails, have a special place in the collection. Ecru lace dresses looks like elegant, luxurious jewelry.
The designer BIBIAN BLUE shows in VALENCIA FASHION WEEK her collection “Roses Lullaby”: “A spectacular proposal for the next season Spring/Summer 2013, where we can see for first time in the cat wall a selection of wedding dresses full of femininity and surprising sweetness.
Apotheosis of color, with a back to childhood, sweet and pastel shades, vintage prints and collages in corsets. There is a contrast of colors, crochet textures and a great use of lace and sheer fabrics, chiffon and tulles.
Most brides who were married last year, chose a strapless dress, according to a new study.
The wedding dress is perhaps one of the most precious in life. That's why women want to look like princesses and waste lots of money for it.
The strapless dresses today are quite modern. They are very convenient for dancing during the wedding. Designers also prefer these dresses because they do not have to complicate their work and to make sleeves or anything, just cleavage.
The collection of wedding dresses of the Chinese designer Guo Pei was shown in Beijing. Well-known for her lavish frocks that are worn by celebrities on the red carpet, Guo Pei manages to infuse Chinese elements into the world of fashion.
"I meet all kinds of celebrities in my work, but what really touches me is designing for normal people. It is probably something that they will have once in a lifetime, and they will treasure it for a life time, and that design will bring them happiness," said Guo.
Summer, scent of sea and romance, sunny days and warm evenings. Beautiful time for planning the wedding ceremony. Your child's dream is about to come true - to be dressed in a beautiful wedding dress. You probably already know how do you want to look like a bride, but when you dip into the sea of wedding dresses, you will see that the choice is not easy. Stick to the fashion trends and you won't be wrong.
Ruffles can be seen in many wedding dresses this summer. They sway romantic in step of your walk to the alter. Choose them if you want to look very feminine.
Pippa Middleton wowed the world at her sister's wedding when she appeared in an ivory colord crepe column, complete with cowl neck, designed by Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton.
Cameron Diaz wore the same Alexander McQueen gown in bold red to the Golden Globes in 2010.
At the Royal wedding, considered as the biggest event of the year, we expected from all the guests to show their best style. Not surprisingly, there is always someone who stands out with bad taste.
One of the top places will be awarded to Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden. Her vision was determined by stylists as "vulgar" because of the inappropriate dress in pinkish-orange color, more suitable for a cocktail rather than a royal wedding.
The wedding dress of the new princess of Great Britain Kate Middleton can be worn by future brides in Bulgaria. Designer Madeline Gardner, creative director of the brand Mori Lee has created a copy of the famous wedding dress. She made a sketch of the dress during the ceremony and for 24 hours with her team she made a copy of the outfit. The original dress is made by designer Sarah Burton.
Prince William and Kate Middleton married at Westminster Abbey today (29 April). The ceremony was attended by more than 200 official guests and watched also by a huge global audience on TV or online.
Kate Middleton wore a stunning but simple ivory dress created by the designer Sarah Burton from Alexander McQueen fashion house. The dress featured a long train and hand-made lace applique over an ivory-coloured bodice and skirt, made of silk and satin. Kate had a tiara on loan from her new grandmother-in-law Queen Elizabeth.
The chief designer and creative director of the Spanish brand Pronovias, Manuel Mota has designed three spectacular gowns inspired by Kate Middleton - the future Princess of England.
Manuel Mota explains: "I loved the idea of thinking up and designing three dresses for the future princess of England to wear. Each design embodies Kate Middleton's elegance, sophistication and personality."
The Holland brand for wedding and official clothes - Enzoani, represented in Bulgaria from Bridal Fashion, developed a special collection, named Enzoani for Celebrities, for it's best boutiques in the world. The dresses with this label are for the most stylish events - an unique collection where the models are made in single copies.
As faces of the collection were selected - Elena Karakoleva and Paolina Petrakieva. They shooted an exclusive session with some of the models of the Holland company.
On the 20th of March was held the first-ever parade of brides in Rousse. More than 20 dressed in wedding dresses ladies went back in time when they said the sacred “I do” to their loved ones.
The participants in the procession took photos, to memorize that special day, and threw for the second time their wedding bouquet. The party did not go without awards.
Organizers of the event – wedding agency Deja Vu, awarded three winners in the “most charming bride of Déjà vu 2010” contest
White by Vera Wang 2011 collection wedding dresses is without a doubt full of breathtaking pieces.
The famous designer created the affordable collection for David’s Bridal and the dresses are already available at their online shop with prices starting from $600.
The dresses are simply beautiful, made mainly from taffeta, organza, tulle, hand-cut lace, completed with horsehair sash and other accessories.
Polello is a world’s famous brand in the luxury area of wedding rings and has been working in this fashionable field from long time.
Customers prefer the luxury wedding accessories more than any other brand by its outstanding luxury designs and superb quality.
Now, Polello presents its new collection Eternity 2011.
For the world’s leading designers, the idea of a wedding dress is associated with luxury, airiness and indescribable femininity.
This is evident from their bridal collections. A wonderful option to be elegant and seductive on your wedding day is to select a dress, showered in the Hollywood glow of the 50s.
Catwalks don’t stop to impress us with the sophisticated and glamorous models like the ones, shown on the red carpet.
Sarah Burton presented her Autumn/Winter 2011 collection for Alexander McQueen on Tuesday and had everyone wondering whether she’ll be sewing similar dress for Kate Middleton wedding next month.
The fashion show during Paris Fashion Week, had one of the most standout hair in all the other shows. The model’s hair were concealed beneath an armour of large, metal barrettes, looking equal parts medieval and dark romantic.
This year the brides will be bold and sexy in short dresses, according to leading fashion stylists. High heels are obligatory for the mini bridal outfits.
The bridal dresses this year will be inspired by the dazzling Carrie Bradshaw from "Sex and the city", according to BGNES. Brides in mini skirts fascinated the fashion scenes during the defiles. Silk and embroideries are back in fashion. Very suitable are the dresses pencil type, which underline the body as well as the "ballet girl" models. Clean lines will make every woman look more romantic and feminine.
Model Lily Aldridge, who married Kings of Leon singer Caleb Followill last September, poses with the latest bridal collection of fashion label Victoria's Secret.
The Los Angeles native model, who first appeared in a Victoria's Secret fashion show in 2009, modeled in white lingerie for the ad campaign of the new collection branded underwear.
This year, Israeli fashion Couture brand My Lady Haute Couture, designed again a collection of bridal and formal dresses for the Bulgarian representation of the company – Bridal Fashion. The gowns are made in one single piece of every model, with unique design made by the designer of the brand – Haim Bar.
The bridal dresses radiate in diamond white and ecru, and in combination of diamond white with latte macchiato.
The bridal collection for 2011 of designer Gergana Simeonova is now ready and offers elegant and stylish vision of the future brides. The collection has been made in the spirit of the typical of Atelier SIMON femininity and sexiness.
The colors of the bridal collection are snow white and light cream, fading into champagne. Decorations of brooches made from Swarovski crystals complement the outfits.
Yesterday, Sofia Borisova, the designer of Romantika Fashion, presented her new collection “Different” for spring-summer 2011. The fashion show was held in Dedeman Princess Hotel Sofia. Several top models, including Dilyana Popova, Teddy Velinova, Stella Stoykova made appearance on the catwalk, dressed in exquisite outfits.
The fashion show of fashion house Romantika gathered many VIP personas, including Zlatka Raykova, Jeni Kalkandjieva, Iren Onteva, Desi Zidarova, Sofi Marinova...
On 5 and 6 February, 2011 for the third time will be held wedding exhibition BALKANICA
Balkanica wedding expo is a major trade show which displays the trends in Bridal and groom Fashion in the Balkan Region. A unique event in Bulgaria, organized by EXPOLINE company will traditionally took its place in the capital's Sheraton Hotel. As every year the exhibition will bring together again leading companies of the wedding industry in Bulgaria and other countries.
True to its style, Atelier SIMON will again surprise its customers with unique handmade jewelry, that are made to complement the bridal and formal dresses from collection 2011 by Gergana Simeonova.
For the author’s jewelry inspiration are used Swarovski crystals with different shapes and colors of the stones.
2011 has finally arrived, and wedding dresses designers have already been developing the stunning new 2011 styles.
Feathers, slits of the skirts and sequins have become one of the largest trends in the bridal fashion. Brides, who bet on the off-beat dresses, will have big success. According to leading designers in the world of fashion, the trends this year will be unusual and little bizarre.
One of the sexiest Bulgarian models, Veneta Harizanova is rushed to prepare her wedding. The beauty will say “yes” to her beloved Emil in January. The future bride has returned from New York where she studies.
Bridal agency “Diamanti” is booked for the preparation and organization of the wedding and more than 50 people are looking after everything to go according to the plan.
Ever since it was announced Kate Middleton is due to marry Prince William next April the mania is now in full swing.
The biggest names in the fashion world, Karl Lagerfeld, Christian Lacroix, Valentino and Gucci, sketched their interpretation of Kate Middleton's wedding dress. For the moment, Miss Middleton is still considering how to dress in the happiest day of her life.
Designer Gergana Simeonova again relies on the professionalism of the photographer Dilyana Florentin and top model Iva Yankulova for the shooting of the newest collection of Atelier SIMON – "Contrasts".
The collection is made with the typical for Atelier SIMON femininity and sexiness. The colors of the wedding collection are snow white and light cream, overflowing in champagne.
Israeli exclusive brand My Lady Haute Couture presented its latest collection at the wedding fair in Milan at the end of June. Official representative of the brand for our country is Bridal Fashion – representative for Bulgaria of world famous brands Pronovias Fashion Group, Elie by Elie Saab, Valentino sposa, Enzoani, Maggie Sottero and more recently of Atelier Aimee.
Trend-proof and timeless: These are the qualities found in the new Cosmobella Collection from Demetrios Brides. These gowns from world-famous designer Demetrios are proof that simple needn't mean minimal.
Working with delicate, sensual and fine detailing, he has created dresses that are lyrical, shapely and imbued with a sense of purity. "I like things to look light and delicate", the designer explained, "as though the dress has been blown together."
Nadia, the girlfriend of the pop-folk idol Konstantin, chose her wedding dress by top designer Sofia Borisova. The celebrity couple is having a big wedding in September 17 in Plovdiv. Before they know each other, the future bride is a fan of designer’s dresses. Konstantin is familiar with Sofia for more than 10 years.
Nadia’s wedding dress is from the latest collection of ROMANTIKA FASHION – Luxus. The dress is ivory colored, and the fabric is silk. On the waist of the blue-eyed beauty will shine and sparkle one belt encrusted with 100 Swarovski stones.
We present you some of the most fashionable, current models of wedding dresses, created by the designer Gergana Simeonova for 2010.
This summer’s current fabrics are silk and fabrics, covered with numerous beads and embroidery. Flowers, made of fabric also decorate the wedding dresses of fashion house Simon. The dresses with one shoulder are still in fashion, as well as the models with a silhouette reminiscent of a mermaid.
Butterflies in the shape of brooch, tiara or other ornament in the bride’s hair are the new, irresistible trend that will fill the “wish lists” of many brides for 2011.
The Barcelona Bridal Week not only reveals the trends in wedding dresses. On the catwalks of the show at this time of the year begins a real showcase for bridal ideas – for jewelry, accessories, veils, hair and makeup.
On 11 and 12 June 2010 in Grand hotel Varna, St. Konstantin and Elena will be held the ninth edition of one of the biggest fashion events in Bulgaria – "Fashion evenings", which is presenting collections of famous Bulgarian designers and fashion houses.
Wide variety of elegant outfits, jewelry and accessories will be presented during the fashion shows – ladies formal and wedding dresses, casual wear, underwear and swimwear, hosiery, accessories and children’s clothing.
Two of “Sex bombs of 2010” Zlatka Dimitrova and Gabriella, and also Natalia Gurkova who returned from South Africa, defile dressed in white in the renewed hall of Radisson Hotel. The occasion was the press conference for the upcoming Wedding days, which will be held on 18 and 19 of April in the hotel together with wedding agency “Diamanti”.
The wedding dresses were specially made for the event by the designers of fashion house “Princess” Sonja and Silva.
In Spain started Castilya y Leon Fashion Week.
Various collections of ladies', teen's and kid's fashion, shoes and accessories, wedding dresses for season spring-summer 2010 were shown by Trasluz, Rojatex, Nalia, Rosalita MacGee, Rosalita Senoritas, Andrea Milan shoes, Rocio Mozo, by Imelda, Pamela, Marta Valdespino, Ladybug, Di De Sant, Raquel Tomillo, Charo Peres, Concha Ceballos, Javier Vicente.
In the autumn issue of the Bulgarian magazine Svatba (Wedding) the future brides can see the latest trends in bridal fashion. Leading Bulgarian and world designers present their collections on the pages of the luxury edition.
One of them is the chief designer of the Spanish company PRONOVIAS Manuel Mota, who offers for 2010 elegant models from natural silk and specially made laces and absolutely new line, which accents the waist.
A summer wedding is preferred by a lot of young couples. The Sun and the mood for entertainment predispose the imagination of couples to an unforgettable wedding party - on the beach, in a flower garden or an evening cocktail. The bridal dress should be conformable to the style of the place you have chosen. Each bride can find her personal style in the variety of models, colours and accessories that leading designers offer us.
Decorations of stylized flowers have always been prefered by designers for a romantic vision of the brides, but this season they are a real hit. Delicate embroidery of flowers envelop bridal dresses elegantly. Silver and gold nuanced dresses are decorated with pink or white petals.
The Victoria's Secret model and her husband, basketball star Marko Jaric, have
confirmed they will welcome their first baby into the world this winter.
Their spokesperson said: "Adriana and Marko are overjoyed that they are expecting their first child together and are excited to share the happy news and start their family together."
The couple - who married in a small civil ceremony in Wyoming on Valentine's day (14.02.09) after meeting in 2006 - are currently planning a big summer celebration of their marriage in either Adriana's native Brazil or her spouse's home country of Serbia.
Spring is the season of weddings. The weather is warm and kind. In the air
hovers love and high mood. Wedding dresses continue to inspire from romance
of the feast. Some designers take a look back to 20's of the last century.
We propose you the accents of this spring actual fashion trends.
Embroidery with floral elements
It is modern the contrast of white dress and decoration of textile flowers. Three colored threads are weaven into flowers - burgundy, black, sailor's blue or dark green.
The Brazilian supermodel eloped with the NBA star to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Valentine’s Day (14.02.09) where they were married in an intimate civil ceremony.
Adriana – who is famous for her work as a Victoria’s Secret Angel, modelling the company’s lingerie range – revealed they plan to have a lavish ceremony in either Brazil or in Marko’s native Serbia later this year so they can celebrate their commitment to each other with their loved ones.
A unique review of wedding and official toilets in Bulgaria was held by "SVATBA" magazine. Participants were various – from Bulgarian designers and fashion companies all over the country to the importers of world famous trademarks of wedding dresses.
All they presented the newest fashion trends in wedding outline, colours and accessories. This year the fashion stage gathered the following fashion companies: ODETA Fashion House – „Wild orchid“ Collection of designers Donka and Valeria Lazarchevi.
With a specially designed bridal dress by designer Polia Milanova married Silvia Todorova, the creator and manager of the Bulgarian fashion portal www.fashion.bg & www.fashion.net.
The dress is of two parts - corset made of french lace cordon with Swarovski stones, garnished with roses of crystal organza, and the bottom part is voluminous, type "princess" made of american mat satin and italian crystal organza, asymatrically stitched and decorated with roses.