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Welcome to The Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Blog. Here, Grace Ormonde and the editors of Wedding Style curate the most amazing content related to the world of luxury weddings. Browse blog posts related to fashion, including the most recent collections from designers around the world, destinations for romantic honeymoon getaways or destination wedding locations and find inspiration and ideas to plan your dream wedding. 

FASHION | FRANCESCA MIRANDA TAKES CENTER STAGE WITH HER SPRING 2019 COLLECTION

Friday, April 20, 2018

The art of storytelling is what sets the world’s most talented designers apart from the rest. Creating a visual representation of an intangible emotion, after all, is no easy feat. For Francesca Miranda, who premiered her Spring 2019 bridal collection at this month’s New York Bridal Fashion Week,...

FASHION | APRIL 2018 NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Last week, the world’s top bridal designers premiered their Spring/Summer 2019 collections in New York City. New York Bridal Fashion Week is always a beautiful experience filled with couture, artistry, and inspiration.

FASHION | 2018 APRIL NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK

Monday, April 9, 2018

It’s that time of year again! New York Bridal Fashion Week is here, and we’ll be bringing you front row and backstage access to the newest collections from the world’s top bridal designers.

FASHION | REMEMBERING AMSALE

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

It is with a heavy heart that we bid farewell to fashion designer Amsale Aberra, who passed away on Sunday surrounded by friends and family at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital. The creative director, founder, and co-owner of the AMSALE fashion house was 64 years old.

FASHION | SPRING GLAMOUR BY YOLANCRIS

Monday, March 26, 2018

The sisters of YolanCris have welcomed the spring season with a glamorous collection of evening gowns that boast an avant-garde charm, but with a wearable and approachable elegance. Oversized floral prints, geometric designs, romantic lace, and intricate embroidery are used throughout the Spring...

BEAUTY | 4 BRIDAL BEAUTY TIPS FROM ERICA DOES MAKEUP

Thursday, March 22, 2018

As the tri-state area’s premier luxury onsite hair and makeup team, Erica Does Makeup has been built upon over 12 years of industry experience. Serving brides in New York and beyond, Erica and her group of talented artists have also had their work displayed via clients in editorial, fashion shows,...

FASHION | THE CONTEMPORARY PRINCESS WEARS AMALIA CARRARA

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

For the contemporary princess bride, gowns don’t come much more regal or dramatic than the Fall/Winter 2018 collection by Amalia Carrara. There’s no way around it – with romantic lace, carefully shaped bodices, and exquisite trains, these wedding dresses have “fairytale” written all over them.

FASHION | TOP 10 RED CARPET LOOKS FROM THE 2018 OSCARS

Monday, March 5, 2018

Once again, the 90th Academy Awards has left viewers with a bevy of fashion inspiration as celebrities graced the red carpet donning couture gowns, coupled with perfectly styled hair and makeup. Some notable Oscar moments of the evening included The Shape of Water winning Best Picture, Gary Oldman...

FASHION | VERA WANG’S RETURN TO CLASSICISM

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

For her Fall/Winter 2018 collection, Vera Wang makes a welcome return to classicism, alluding to the timeless glamour of bridal couture – this time, with a regal yet sensual edge. Alluding to the dramatic silhouettes and details that reigned supreme from the Renaissance period through the 1800s,...

FASHION | IN FULL BLOOM WITH CAROLINA HERRERA

Monday, February 26, 2018

With a lineup of fresh bridal gowns blooming with delicate floral details, the Fall 2018 bridal collection by Carolina Herrera couldn’t be more fitting for spring and summer brides. Classic, feminine, and with a hint of contemporary minimalism, these gowns are incredibly versatile and can be worn...

FASHION | GALIA LAHAV LAUNCHES THE NEW GALA COLLECTION NO. V

Friday, February 23, 2018

As Spring approaches, an exciting season is on the rise for Galia Lahav, as the ever-popular bridal couture label launches its newest fusion line – GALA Collection No. V, which features all the stunning details, curve-hugging silhouettes, and dramatic cuts brides around the world have come to love.

FASHION | VIKTOR&ROLF BRIDAL COUTURE FOR THE PRISTINE MINIMALIST

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Who says you need tons of beading and bling to make an unforgettable fashion statement on your wedding day? If anything, the Fall 2018 collection from Viktor&Rolf is the ultimate example of how pristine cuts, classic silhouettes, and carefully placed couture features are more than enough of...

FASHION | DANY MIZRACHI TRANSFORMS BRIDES INTO MODERN DAY STARLETS

Monday, February 19, 2018

Whether you consider yourself a “center stage” or a “behind the scenes” type of person, one thing’s for sure – when it comes to your wedding day, all eyes will be on you. Even the most unassuming bride can let her inner starlet shine with the Fall 2018 bridal collection from Dany Mizrachi, which...

FASHION | J’ATON BRINGS STRUCTURE AND CONTRAST TO FALL 2018 BRIDES

Monday, February 12, 2018

If only three words could describe the bridal gowns from Australian label J’Aton Bride, they would be something along the lines of, “dramatic,” “structural,” and “precise.” Between the stunning contrast of textures and the impeccable artistry in the details, the Fall/Winter 2018 collection was made...

FASHION | LACE CONCEPTS & FEMININITY

Thursday, February 8, 2018

An Aurorae Borealis, a quartz crystal or blushing cheeks: pink, the eternal symbol of femininity is celebrated throughout Zuhair Murad’s Bridal Collection 2018. The shade is used in a limited palette, ranging from tender ivory to powdered and muted tones, giving center stage to the house’s savoir-...

FASHION | THE STARS OF PARIS COUTURE FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Last month, the City of Light kicked off the 2018 style season with none other than Paris Couture Fashion Week. Top designers presented their Spring/Summer 2018 collections – many of which, could easily transition into exquisite bridal looks. The runways were flooded with inspiring creations for...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | STANLEY KORSHAK AT HOTEL CRESCENT COURT

Friday, February 2, 2018

Known as “The Pride of Dallas,” Hotel Crescent Court exudes Southern charm that is quintessentially Texan. The luxurious Hotel Crescent has built a reputation for anticipatory service and hospitality, boasting 186 rooms and 40 lavish suites.

FASHION | SPANISH ROMANCE BY BERTA

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Berta’s 2018 bridal collection was already a dazzling parade of glitz and glamour on the New York Bridal Fashion Week runway; but to see the gowns in a different setting – one teeming with the sultry sophistication of Spanish charm – puts everything into context and inspires visions of a romantic...

FASHION | THE INTERNATIONAL WOMAN OF MYSTERY

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Style reaches so much further beyond fashion and the clothes we wear. It’s an essence; a way of being. When we think of a powerful, well-traveled female who exudes that enigmatic X-factor, there’s only one phrase that sums her up – an international woman of mystery (because James Bond isn’t the...

FASHION | FLORENTINE INSPIRED GOWNS BY GALIA LAHAV

Thursday, January 18, 2018

As the capital of Italy’s Tuscan region, Florence has long been considered one of the country’s most beautiful and romantic cities. Teeming with peaceful rivers and rolling hills, there’s a quintessential “Florentine ambiance” visitors can feel, whether strolling through the countryside or taking...