From Simply Chic To Modern Victorian, These Are Our 7 Favorite Looks From New York's Bridal Fashion Week
New York Bridal Fashion Week was a flurry of beautiful creations and inspiration and our Art Director, Keely Brittles had a front row view of the season’s biggest trends. Sleeves continue to play a starring role in confections ranging from lace to tulle and texture adds the wow factor in these designs from Rime Arodaky, Morilee by Madeline Gardner, Lazaro, Inbal Dror, Anne Barge and Viktor & Rolf.
1. The Tulle Story
(above) Rime Arodaky’s “Carmen” is a pretty flounce dress with pleated tulle and graphic ribbons and a beautiful blend of white and blush tulle layers. Price upon request. rime-arodaky.com.
2. Romper Room
A wedding gown and reception dress in one, Morilee by Madeline Gardner’s creation features a crystal-beaded, guipure lace romper with a detachable multilayered tulle overskirt. $1,550. Morilee by Madeline Gardner, multiple locations in California; morilee.com.
3. Like a Dream
A dramatic ball gown, “Bellina” by Galia Lahav features pleated silk tulle in shades of ivory and blush, a wraparound off-the-shoulder sleeve design and embroidered embellishment on the bodice. $8,400. Galia Lahav Los Angeles Flagship; galialahav.com.
4. Sleeved to Meet You
This ethereal lace patchwork gown by Viktor & Rolf Mariage is a dream. Featuring an illusion neckline with layers of delicate sheer ruffles, volant sleeves and elegant beading covering both the front and the back of the dress. Price upon request. Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills; viktor-rolf.com.
5. Classic Beauty
Anne Barge’s “Ellis” mikado scuba gown matches a figure-flattering, off-the-shoulder cut with a pleated bodice and full skirt. $4,170. Kinsley James Couture Bridal in Los Angeles and Walnut Creek, and The Bustle Bridal Boutique in Del Mar; annebarge.com.
6. Sleek and Lovely Sleek and stunning, this long-sleeved, stretch silk gown by Inbal Dror features a high neckline and lace inserts. Price upon request. Panache Bridal, multiple locations; inbaldror.com.
7. Layered in Love
The “Gracia” ivory accordion ball gown by Lazaro is a beauty with its floral embroidered bodice. Price upon request. JLM Couture Flagship Boutique in Los Angeles; jlmboutique.com.