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A Midsummer’s Dream: 8 Enchanting Wedding Dresses
(above) Hayley Paige’s “Remmington” gown with an English net skirt gown, price upon request, at JLM Boutique in West Hollywood and Trace Henningsen Bridal’s petite Aine crown, $575. Monica Vinader Diva Circle rose-gold plated quartz and diamond ring. $485, online at Net-A-Porter.
(above) Amsale’s “Courtney” fit and flare gown blends classic and modern with a low back and soft tulle skirt, $4,950, from Mon Amie Bridal Salon in Costa Mesa. Add Twigs & Honey’s cathedral length ivory veil, $255, online at Twigs and Honey, Victoria earrings in platinum with diamonds, $16,000, and Soleste ring with a Lucida-cut diamond set in platinum, price upon request, both from Tiffany & Co. Bridal bouquet by Marin County’s Delphinium Floral Design.
(above) Isabelle Armstrong’s “Digna” ball gown features an embroidered bodice with a plunging V neckline and full tulle skirt with crystal lace appliqué, $4,900, at Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills. Add teardrop rhinestone earrings on a floral post, $120, online at Erica Koesler, Cobblestone diamond and rose gold bracelet, $11,500, Metro rose gold and diamond bracelet, $6,200, both from Tiffany & Co.
(above) Elizabeth Dye’s high-waisted “Wilde” gown is the bohemian bride’s dream with its flowing silk tulle skirt and off-the-shoulder Venise lace bodice, $2,800, from Love & Lace Bridal Salon in Irvine, and Lovely Bride in West Hollywood and San Francisco. Adorn this effortless look with Erica Koesler’s teardrop flower rhinestone earrings, $140. Tiffany’s Metro ring in 18K rose gold with diamonds, $2,200, Tiffany’s Elsa Peretti Diamonds by the Yard platinum ring, $750, and Tiffany’s Embrace diamond engagement ring in platinum, from $6,350, all from Tiffany & Co. Finish with a delicate flower crown of baby’s breath and roses, price upon request, from Delphinium Floral Design in Marin County.
(above) Enchanting and classic, Elizabeth Dye’s blush “Paloma” gown features a scalloped Chantilly lace bodice with a plunging neckline and bracelet-length sleeves, and a skirt of gauzy tulle layered with silk charmeuse, $2,500, from Love and Lace and Lovely Bride. A crystal hair vine adds a sparkling finishing touch to a simple braid, $155, online at Twigs & Honey.
(above) R-Mine Bespoke’s ravishing “Ivy” gown with a hand-draped silk tulle bodice and hand-embroidered skirt adorned with soft rosettes and Swarovski crystals, $13,500, at R-Mine Bespoke in Studio City. Complete the delicate look with Erica Koesler’s pear-shaped, faceted rhinestone pendant necklace, $135, and Dvnchi’s rose gold hair piece, $540, at R-Mine Bespoke.
(above) Stunning and winsome, Monique Lhuillier’s beautifully embellished “Primrose” gown features a point d’esprit illusion neckline, with cap sleeves and a dramatic detachable embellished tulle train, $9,900 (gown), $2,300 (train), at Monique Lhuillier Salon Los Angeles. Finish the look with Erica Koesler’s drop earrings with filigree and rhinestone flowers on a floral post, $140.
(above) Delicate enough for a fairy princess, R-Mine Bespoke’s “Willow” sheath gown features hand beading and embroidered Chantilly lace with a V neckline, $8,800. Add romance with a ballet-length Scarlett veil in blush, $625, online at Trace Henningsen Bridal, and a vintage 1930s Art Deco necklace, $600, from Torso Vintages in San Francisco.
Styling: Kelly Shouey
Make up: Janet Mariscal
Hair: Trace Henningsen
Model: Samantha White, Vision, Star Models
Photographer’s Assistant: Jose Hurtado
Photographed at: Purisima Creek Redwoods