The Bride Diaries: Radiant Wedding Gowns & Dainty Bridesmaid Dresses
Classic beauty shines in radiant ball gowns and dainty bridesmaids dresses
(above) ON THE BRIDE: Dazzle in Liancarlo’s embroidered ball gown, with a sweet illusion neckline, stunning back detail and tulle skirt, $6,150, from Mon Amie Bridal Salon in Costa Mesa. Add sparkle with Unnati drop earrings, $75, and Anandini bangle, $225, available online at Tejani. The look is completed with Debra Moreland’s scalloped fingertip veil, $325, from BHLDN in Beverly Hills. Bridesmaids will shine in Maria Lucia Hohan’s yellow silk gowns, $2,840 (left), and $1,853(right), available online at Maria Lucia Hohan.
ON LEFT BRIDESMAID: Jewel-studded Aspen barrette, $250, available online at Jennifer Behr, pairs beautifully with Tacori’s Sonoma Mist 18K pink gold diamond stud earrings, $2,840, and Champagne Sunset diamond cuff bracelet, $10,970, both from Neiman Marcus.
ON RIGHT BRIDESMAID: Sparkle in 18K yellow gold, diamond, chrysoprase, sapphire and tourmaline earrings, $9,500, available online at SutraJewels.com. Bouquets by Precious & Blooming in San Luis Obispo.
(above) ON BRIDE: Strike a pose in the sleek beaded Suana gown with a deep neckline, $3,985, available online at Theia Couture. A 4.48-carat cushion rose-cut diamond ring with 12 French-cut diamonds and microset with 302 round diamonds; and toby stud earrings with .25-carat round diamonds in 18K white gold and 106 microset diamonds, both prices upon request from Martin Katz in Beverly Hills.
LEFT BRIDESMAID: Jenny Yoo’s blush Chloe dress features delicate lace appliqué, illusion neckline and romantic tulle skirt, $250, at BHLDN. Pair with Yakira Rona’s 14K yellow gold stud earrings, $800, from Roseark in West Hollywood, and Tacori’s 18K pink gold and .40-carat diamond Sonoma Mist ring, $1,690, and bracelet, $2,530. Anouk nude mirror leather pump, $675, at Jimmy Choo in Beverly Hills.
RIGHT BRIDESMAID: Hitherto’s Celia dress in mist gray features a sheer neckline and flutter eyelash hem, $220, from BHLDN. Pair with stunning diamond earrings, $840, and matching ring, $800, from Amrapali Jewels online. Jimmy Choo’s Lance gold-mirrored sandal, $850.
(above) Jim Hjelm’s ivory Tuileries organza wedding dress features a strapless sweetheart neckline, draped bodice and cascade skirt with a tulle underlay finished with a sweep train. $2,189, from JLM Couture Flagship Salon in West Hollywood. Jennifer Behr’s cherry blossom bobby pin, $148, Sethi Couture tanzanite diamond necklace, $45,000, from Neiman Marcus, and Tejani teardrop earrings, $105.
(above) Turn heads in a beaded lace gown by Madison James with an embroidered halter neckline and dramatic low back, $2,698.95, from Mon Amie. Tejani’s Ria vintage bangle, $225, is paired with Swarovski’s sparkling Brazil earrings glimmering with emerald-colored crystals and clear crystal pavé, $150, and a 1.75- carat total weight white-and-blue diamond ring, $13,300, from Modern Bride Signature Collection at JC Penney.
(above) ON BRIDE: A lovely Stephen Yearick cap-sleeved dress with an intricate lace and illusion neckline, $6,598.95, from Mon Amie. Dainty Swarovski drop earrings add a timeless touch of elegance, price upon request.
ON LEFT BRIDESMAID: Online boutique Maria Lucia Hohan’s blush silk gown features billowing sleeves and hits just above the knee, $1,320. Add a stunning Swarovski bracelet and earrings, from Macy’s.
ON BRIDESMAID IN MIDDLE: Maria Lucia Hohan’s dramatic full-length silk tulle gown, $1,362. Carla Amorim’s rose gold Pelmeni earrings, $5,280, from Neiman Marcus in Beverly Hills.
(above) Feel like a princess in this ethereal Amelia gown featuring a dramatic deep V-neck, hand-pleated bodice and Swarovski-embellished beaded belt. The full skirt boasts layers of tulle and pickups, reating a playful yet elegant asymmetrical hemline, $4,400, from R-Mine Bespoke in Studio City.
(above) ON BRIDE: Tara Keely’s ivory Venice lace and crepe sheath gown features a long-sleeve bodice with cashmere lining, a deep V neckline, sleek skirt and chapel train, $2,310, JLM Couture Flagship Salon. Go minimal and chic with a simple Swarovski necklace and Martin Katz round brilliant Toby stud earrings (details on page 59).
ON RIGHT BRIDESMAID: Add glamour by dressing your maid of honor in Catherine Deane’s Waterfall bridal gown with its soft silk tulle skirt, tailored bodice with delicate lace, $850, at BHLDN. Add a touch of class with a yellow gold tennis bracelet, $9,555, by Vram for Gray Gallery in West Hollywood, and yellow gold Vianna earrings, $1,275, from Brilliant Earth in Los Angeles.
(above) Channel your inner Audrey Hepburn in Aria’s flitty Veronica mini-dress created from raw eastern silk and feathers, $975, at Your Big Day in Woodland Hills. For a classic look, add vintage-inspired lace gloves, $85, from R-Mine Bespoke in Studio City, and nude patent pumps,$695, from Jimmy Choo. Bring the bling with a diamond tennis bracelet, $14,595; 18K white gold diamond earrings, $20,790; and platinum sapphire and diamond ring, $28,160, all from Gray Gallery.
(above) Make the moment all the more royal in this effortlessly chic ivory Fabienne gown featuring a column silhouette with an embellished neckline, $10,200, with a tulle overskirt featuring a dramatic front slit, $1,610, and a delicate crystal headpiece, $690, all from Monique Lhuillier in Los Angeles. The finishing touches include Tacori’s classic white gold earrings with .71-carat total weight in diamonds, $5,660, and a platinum diamond ring from Tacori’s RoyalT collection, $10,990, for the setting (center diamond not included).
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