Mignonne handmade is a purveyor of fine, handmade bridal accessories, veils and gowns. Their pieces are inspired by nature, art, vintage and a certain love of style that is very much French influenced. All of the lovely blossoms are handmade from high quality silks, they are dyed in a hand mixed dye bath, each ethereal hue created from the primary colors, mixed to perfection.
In its debut collection, Lovelle by Lazaro lives up to the elegance and opulence designer Lazaro Perez is known for. The collection presents affordable luxury for contemporary and traditional brides alike, offering impeccable styling, chic silhouettes, and exquisite beading.
The youngest in the spread, Floresca’s start in bridal design was a rocky one. “The first wedding gown i made was a complete disaster!” he reveals. “But I did my best to fix it, and after revising it three times, it came out really nice.” Since then, young brides have gone to him, perhaps enticed by the white finale gowns of his fashion shows (they are always the first ones to sell). “I really didn’t plan on making bridal gowns my business,” Floresca muses, “but it’s really a calling.”
Time for some gorgeous couture eye candy! Today, we’re gazing in wonder at the 2013 collection of talented Israeli designer (they’re just so many!!) – Simijan Bozalgo. Sultry silhouettes, intricate, embroidered details and a large dose of glamour render these gowns completely swoon-worthy!
Allow yourself to be swept down the aisle by the magnificent, majestic lines of these bridal gowns. Some are sheer, romantic and flowing in tulle and rebrodé lace, while others, glittering and emphatic, are fashioned from Torino taffeta. All, however, are accompanied by light veils, exquisite headdresses and sumptuous gemstone embroidery. For tomorrow’s brides who know that more is less.
From a glamorous Hollywood movie star or the ordinary girl hoping to turn heads at her next ball, Vivian Luk’s philosophy to dressing women remains the same. ”My designs are for women who appreciate works of art. They are dreamy, yet modern and bold,” says Vivian. “The sculptural forms, lush draping and intricate details of my gowns create movement, with a subtle sensuality.”
Kelly Faetanini is an accomplished bridal gown designer inspired by romance, femininity and glamour. Her ambition and lifetime aspiration is to create luxurious yet accessible customized wedding gowns for brides around the world. Kelly’s enthusiasm for glamorous and elegant gowns started early in life. Growing up in the Midwest, her grandmother taught her the fine art of tailoring and encouraged Kelly’s creativity and innate ability to design dresses.