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Here Come The Brides

Here Come The Brides
 

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
 

HOW TO ENTER:

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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  • CStacey By CStacey
    05.21.14  

    I like the one Kate Middleton has on by Sarah Burton.. I think it really is a beautiful dress and when getting married if possible we all should be a princess..

  • lab3726 By lab3726
    05.21.14  

    I really prefer something simple and classy, but not to frilly.

  • AngelaNicole By AngelaNicole
    05.21.14  

    i LOVE the Pronovias gown. says "sexy" BUT elegant LOVE THIS!!!!!

  • medgirl2001 By medgirl2001
    05.21.14  

    I like a strapless, sweetheart neckline, A-line dress. The one by Monique Lhuillier above is also beautiful

  • veronicajo By veronicajo
    05.21.14  

    I love the traditional gowns with lots if lace and sequins

  • Sweetie1212 By Sweetie1212
    05.21.14  

    I like a princess gown

  • nasreen By nasreen
    05.21.14  

    Sleek and simple

  • deb1999 By deb1999
    05.21.14  

    I like them all

  • Delphinium54 By Delphinium54
    05.21.14  

    I am partial to antique-y gowns (I wore my grandmother's, last worn in 1904 prior to my use of it) which include lots of lace in off-white color schemes, but simple designs as many were in those days.

  • lacinda68 By lacinda68
    05.21.14  

    I love the pink Oscar de la Renta gown!!

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