May 15, 2017
From a very young age I have been waiting for the moment I could take my nearest and dearest to find the perfect wedding dress.
I am still waiting, but I do have the boyfriend so I am on my way! It is every girls dream to find the perfect wedding dress to marry your special someone in and dance the night away in with all your closest friends and family.
We are LOVING the fact that wedding dresses have veered from the traditional and are becoming more whimsical, romantic, lacy, form-fitting and ethereal with stunning embroidered detail. We have rounded up our current favourite wedding dress designers that we are sure will stay our favourites for a very long time.
Grace Loves Lace
Espousing a fresh and unique take on the experience of getting married, we are proud to be the revolutionaries defining a new era of bride; the modern, free-spirited woman unbound by monotony and tradition. For the woman with style, substance and passion. She is the unique bride.
Firstly, every bride needs to know that Grace Loves Lace have opened up a showroom in Shoreditch!!! Grace Loves Lace have been at the forefront of designing for the free-spirited non-traditional bride. Their gowns are to die for and there are no meringues in site, more delicate lace, form-fitting, free flowing gowns. Their dresses are picture perfect for a beach or woodland wedding.
Photos: Grace Loves Lace Real Weddings
Needle and Thread
Needle & Thread is a British contemporary brand for every celebration, specialising in beautifully adorned pieces through sensitive colour’s and artisan decoration.
Since Olivia Palermo’s jaw dropping two piece wedding dress, we have seen a trend emerge and we love it. Needle and Thread have the most beautiful tulle skirts and intricately embroidered tops to create the perfect ensemble for your special day.
They also have a selection of insanely gorgeous top to toe embroidered dresses with a choice of long sleeves or spaghetti straps and tiered lace numbers as well. You will most certainly be the centre of attention and sparkle all day and night long.
Photos: Needle and Thread
Temperley London is epitomised by modern bohemianism with a confident, feminine and effortless attitude while staying true to its British Heritage. Temperley Bridal, which launched in 2002 with two collections a year, is defined by ethereal, timeless silhouettes and is inspired by the romance and decadence of a bygone era.
There are no words for Temperley. Everything they produce is soooooo beautiful! Temperley gowns epitomise romance and absolutely remind of us of a bygone era.
Intricate embroidery, free flowing but still form fitting and lots and lots of lace! Why not dress your whole bridal party in Temperley London?! We most certainly want to.
Photos: Temperley London
Launched in 1988, Packham’s distinctive signature style has contributed to revolutionise the bridal industry, introducing a contemporary approach to design and styling. The eponymous label now comprises ready-to-wear, resort, bridal, accessories and lingerie collections.
Romantic, laid back but still intricate and delicate. For the bride who wants to stand out but not blind their guests, Jenny Packham is for you. Again, we are seeing more form-fitting but free flowing styles with intricate embroidery, splashes of sparkle and earthy colours.
Photos: Jenny Packham