May 4, 2013

NYC Bridal Market 2013: Ines Di Santo Runway Show

(Above) From left: Nayri of Lovella Bridal, Veronica Di Santo, Ines Di Santo, Angie of Lovella Bridal. In the second in a series of exclusive bridal fashion week posts (first being Maria Elena Headpieces), we’re sharing photos from Ines Di Santo’s runway show. Models wore gowns by the designer and jewelry and headpieces by Maria Elena Headpieces. The basis of inspiration for the Italian-born designer’s spring 2014 collection was Camille Pissarro’s Avenue de l’Opera from 1898 (below). The collection was “designed to have the captivating quality of feeling vintage and modern at once,” read the official statement accompanying the collection at the show. Nayri of Lovella Bridal: “Ines’ collection was very dramatic, as usual, with such diversity. She is one of the few designers I know that can go from minis to sexy slinky looks to dramatic over-the-top ball gowns.” More from the statement, Di Santo used a beautiful “glitter […]
June 27, 2012

Beauty: Nail Inspiration for The Summer Bride

The internet is brimming with bridal inspiration, and any bride who has not hit up the web for ideas is missing out. One major thing we’ve noticed is how creative brides are getting with their nails, piling on glitter, strips and embellishments. It’s all in the details, and your nail polish is another extension of your bridal look. So as not to compete with your jewelry, we recommend keeping your nail polish and extras fairly low-key. Below are some perfect options for the bride-to-be, with a few punches of color thrown in for the bride who loves to stand out. There’s sparkle and shine, texture and color. And if you see anything you love, please Pin It!     Photo Sources: 1 Via *** 2 Cupcakes and Cashmere 3 Via *** 4 Via *** 5 Via *** 6 Via ***. 7 Via *** 8 Via *** 9 Via *** 10 […]