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Bold And Beautiful: Modern Wedding Dresses And Sparkling Accessories In Vivid Gem Tones

By: 
Lara M. Burnap

Say yes to color! From blushing tulle confections to eye-catching accessories, 10 wow-worthy ways to bring a pop of summer to your wedding day look captured by Martin Rusch Photography.

Liancarlo lace wedding gown with embroidered veil by Rmine.

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Sachin and Babi’s “Sofia” fit-to-flare silk mikado gown has a delicate off-the-shoulder bodice adorned with a vibrant floral sash. $3,495 from M Bride in La Jolla. A rose gold diamond multi-teardrop choker necklace, $795, and rose gold diamond heart choker necklace, $1,150, both from EF Collection in Los Angeles. 14K yellow gold diamond earrings, $7,940, online at Effy Jewelry. Bespoke emerald flyaway veil, price upon request, from Trace Henningsen Bridal in Los Angeles.On page 96: Liancarlo’s high-low lace gown. $4,940, from Kinsley James in Los Angeles. Spanish mantilla tulle veil with red embroidery, $2,500, from Rmine in Studio City, draped over a scarlet red enamel tiara, $550, from Erica Elizabeth Designs in Los Angeles. “Chelan Way” vintage Victorian ruby and diamond halo ring, $6,950, from Trumpet and Horn in Beverly Hills. Jimmy Choo “Anouk” red satin pump, $650, from Jimmy Choo in Beverly Hills.

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Oscar de la Renta’s blush dip-dyed tulle ball gown with asymmetrical draped detail that fades to white. $8,990, from Oscar de la Renta in Los Angeles. Trumpet and Horn’s “Azalea” 14K gold and diamond wedding band, $1,125, and “Cheshire,” a vintage-inspired platinum and diamond wedding band, $2,300.
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Gaspar’s sheer opera gloves in the prettiest of pinks, $110, online at Gaspar Gloves, and a floral crown by Trace Henningsen Bridal, price upon request. Atelier Pronovias gown, featuring a relish sweetheart neckline with a flounced chiffon and organza skirt. Pink sapphire earrings (8.79 carat total weight) set in 18K rose gold, and a pink sapphire and diamond ring, prices upon request for both pieces, from Dena Kemp in Los Angeles.
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Mestiza New York’s Chinoiseries jacquard high-low gown with a voluminous ruffle at the hem. $1,295, at Revolve in Los Angeles. Maria Elena Headpieces’ handmade headband with Swarovski crystal dragonflies, $650, available by request, Mon Amie Bridal Salon in Costa Mesa. Pear-shaped tanzanite and black diamond cluster earrings, $4,486, online at Cirari. Picchiotti Xpandable ring with 5.55-carat cushion-cut Sri Lanka sapphire center stone set in a buff-topped sapphire and baguette diamond band. $97,300 from Cayen Collection in Carmel.
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Sabrina Dahan’s “Amelie” tiered gown features a delicate floral embroidery and coordinating halo veil. $9,240 (gown), $1,551 (veil), at Mon Amie Bridal Salon in Costa Mesa. (left hand) Trumpet and Horn’s “Hermitage” is a vintage Victorian pearl, diamond and demantoid garnet ring, $9,500; (right hand) an amethyst and emerald ring from the Lisa Bridge Hawaii Collection, $499, online at Ben Bridge. Effy Jewelry’s 14K yellow gold diamond earrings, $7,940.  “Romy” lace pointed-toe pumps in nude, $795, from Jimmy Choo in Beverly Hills.
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Naeem Khan’s “Riviera” silk tulle ball gown is abloom with a multicolored floral embroidered peplum bodice. Price upon request, at Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills. Amethyst, emerald and peridot necklace from the Lisa Bridge Hawaii Collection, $399, online at Ben Bridge.
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Turn heads in this feather-printed silk charmeuse ball gown adorned with hand-stitched feathers for a three-dimensional detail. A draped sweetheart neckline bodice and a double pleated ball gown are finished with black velvet shoulder straps in the back and a thin velvet ribbon around the waist. $10,500, from Rmine in Studio City. The “Trifecta” ring is handcrafted with a round stacked diamond center and tapered baguettes and rows, $15,175, from Giacomelli Jewelry in Los Angeles. Trace Henningsen Bridal’s “Bardot” bow in rouge velvet, $150.
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Marchesa’s organza mini wedding dress with deep V-neckline and full ruffled skirt, accented with a black ribbon. $3,500, from Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills. Rmine’s black cathedral veil, $550; Djula’s diamond choker, price upon request, from Djula in Beverly Hills; and EF Collection’s diamond trio tiara necklace, $1,450. Pan and the Dream’s superfine Italian nylon tulle socks, $85, at Forward by Elyse Walker in Pacific Palisades, “Chicster” grosgrain pump, $385, from Stuart Weitzman in Beverly Hills.|

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Viktor and Rolf’s A-line gown with a floral skirt and belt. $4,999, from Mon Amie Bridal Salon in Costa Mesa. Double up with Rmine’s ice blue cathedral-length veil, $550, and a chapel-length blue ombré veil, $185, online at Veiled Beauty in Los Angeles. Dena Kemp’s cushion-cut tanzanite, opal and diamond earrings, price upon request. Cirari’s tanzanite and blue sapphire diamond twist bracelets, $975–$1,600. Blue “Candy” mini clutch, $720, online at Tyler Ellis.
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