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3 Spring Runway Trends You Can Wear On Your Wedding Day

3 Spring Runway Trends You Can Wear On Your Wedding Day

The hottest new wedding-appropriate beauty trends.

7 Hot Wedding Gowns For Spring 2012

The 2012 bridal runways for spring are all about the details. Gorgeous ones, including ruffles, lace and sleeves. But, one trend that absolutely stands out for us are the “go big or go home” frocks–glamorous wedding ball gowns that make

Runway to Wedding Day Makeup Inspiration at 3.1 Phillip Lim Spring 2012

This just in, more beauty inspiration from New York Fashion Week ruwnays. Today we’re loving this soft, simple and ethereal look created by Francelle for NARS at 3.1 Phillip Lim . The look was all about metallic eyes and pink

Find Bridal Fashion Inspiration on the Runways of New York

New York Fashion Week is in full swing, and the runways are a great place to find inspiration for your wedding-day ensemble. Designers are showing their Spring 2012 collections, so you’ll get a good sense of what trends are coming

2012 Dress Trends From Lea Ann Belter

Last week, Toronto-based bridal designer Lea Ann Belter gave a sneak peak at 10 stunning new gowns—her Spring 2012 collection—at her Queen Street East boutique. Models waltzed casually through the showroom giving us a chance to see all 10 designs

Pretty in Pink

Were you in love with Reese Witherspoon’s pink custom Monique Lhuillier wedding gown? Good news—the designer has created several rosy-coloured styles for Spring 2012, and I’m finding it hard to choose my favourite. These dresses are girly, gorgeous and light

Day 11: Bridal Designers Embrace Sleeves

The world’s top bridal fashion designers have just revealed their collections for Spring 2012, and almost every single collection was in some way influenced by Kate Middleton. In anticipation of the Royal Wedding, sleeves (like these lacy ones at Monique

Top Trends for 2012

During the most recent round of runway shows, several key trends emerged—trends we’re sure to see everywhere in the months to come. Here are five of my favourites: 1. RUFFLES  

On the Scene: Reem Acra, Spring 2012

You can always count on Reem Acra to put on a fun show filled with gorgeous gowns, and this season was no exception. I especially loved that the models were spinning and twirling to show off Reem’s dreamy creations. These

On the Scene: Carolina Herrera, Spring 2012

I took our trusty Flip video camera to New York with me, and I was able to capture some inspiring runway footage. Looking at photos of dresses is one thing, but seeing them in motion just takes things to a

Twilight Wedding: What Bella Wears

While everyone is all aboard Kate Middleton’s wedding dress, let’s not forget that there’s another huge wedding looming in the horizon–albeit, a faux one: Bella and Edward. If you’ve been following the Twilight series since it’s arrival, then like me,

New York Bridal Market: Spring 2012 Collections, Part 3

While it’s always sad to say goodbye to New York I know I’ll be leaving with so many new ideas to bring to the pages of Weddingbells. I finished up my whirlwind weekend with three wonderful—and very different—shows: Badgley Mischka,

Our Favourite Spring 2012 Runway Gowns

For those of you on the hunt for your perfect wedding dress, take note: Spring 2012 is overflowing with some of the most gorgeous wedding gowns we’ve seen to date. From beautiful coloured frocks to stunning silhouettes–there’s quite a collection

New York Bridal Market: Spring 2012 Collections, Part 1

Today was a flurry of runway shows and market appointments: a whirlwind of organza ruffles and flashbulbs! Several trends of note have emerged, including textural treatments, girly details (bows and rosettes) and sleeves—the Kate Middleton effect, perhaps?