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Here Come The Brides

SheSpeaksTeam By SheSpeaksTeam 05.21.14
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Whether you’re attending a wedding or just love looking at pretty dresses, get ready to swoon - because we’re covering the Fall Bridal Trends of 2014. The strapless look of the Brides of the aughts has given way to the Year of Romance in a return to chivalry just in time to enter our Bridal Trends Giveaway & win a $100 Pottery Barn Gift Card!


Her Serene Highness, Grace of Monaco Mary Queen of Scots Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge
designed by Helen Rose designed by Monique Lhuillier designed by Sarah Burton

The first trend on our list, Long Lace Sleeves, may be inspired by 3 Royal Brides, namely Grace Kelly (whose fashions will soon be appearing on the big screen in the biopic Grace of Monaco with Nicole Kidman in the title role), Mary Queen of Scots (whose costuming has been burning up the tv screen in the CW's REIGN, and the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton.

Ersa Atelier Winnie Couture Monique Lhuillier

The next trend is The Blushing Bride as all manner of 'think pink' dresses continue in popularity - every shade from fuchsia to peony to powder is available as evidenced by celebrity brides Jessica Biel, Reese Witherspoon, and Kaley Cuoco.  

Vera Wang Monique Lhuillier Oscar de la Renta

The last trend is Sculptural Fabrics and shapes, with the return of duchesse satin that creates a tailored look in contrast to the Boho, unstructured feeling of recent years.  

Pronovias Rosa Clara Theia


What kind of wedding dress do you like?  Please comment below. A princess ballgown? Maybe something short? A mermaid silhouette? Blinged-out? Sleek and simple? You'll automatically be entered to win a $100 Gift Card from The Pottery Barn!

*This giveaway is open through June 2nd to USA residents over 18 years of age

Congratulations to our Winner!: bjcortez



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  • Denigan17 By Denigan17

    I like the Theia gown above, and like halter top, longer dresses.

  • davisjodie By davisjodie

    I love lace gowns

  • pmencin By pmencin

    I prefer the classic simple A-line wedding dress. I wore one when I got married (at age 40!), and I would do it all over again if I had to!

  • seasandy50 By seasandy50

    Monique Lhuillier is beautiful!

  • daholte By daholte

    I prefer a lace princess ballgown

  • rge-rge By rge-rge

    i wud like something in the lines of Monique Lhuillier and Oscar de la Renta....a perfect combo of both!!


    Monique Lhuillier's Long Lace Sleeves

  • AML6349 By AML6349

    I like sweet, simple and silky.

  • addiedean By addiedean

    I like a bohemian style wedding dress...

  • mrscushman By mrscushman

    I like a traditional dress with a small amount of ball gown, but not too full

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