Adam Booth Photography

January 9, 2012

Edgardo Bonilla makes Christine’s Dream Dress a Reality

Lovella bride Christine had a unique vision that we were able to make a reality; this story is an extra special one. Christine owns a Santa Barbara-based tanning and waxing boutique called Honeys. While at an appointment Christine shared with us her vision for her bridal gown. Her inspiration was derived from Sarah Jessica Parker’s character Carrie in Sex and the City 2; in a scene she paired a Zac Posen ball gown skirt with a Christian Dior blouse. Bingo! We said we had THE perfect designer to replicate the look: without a doubt, the one and only Edgardo Bonilla, the king of ball gowns and bows. This moment defined the phrase “a match made in heaven.” The following week we were back at Honeys with a sketch of the skirt and fabric swatches from Edgardo; this was all accomplished during an eyebrow appointment. Talk about multitasking! Christine married Joey in […]