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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 | EMMY LONDON BRINGS CRAFTSMANSHIP AND HERITAGE TO BRIDAL SHOES

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Since 2004, the Emmy London brand has become synonymous with luxury bridal accessories – most notably, an exquisite array of bridal shoes featuring intricate details and a romantic color palette. With a unique blend of heritage and an uncompromising standard of fine craftsmanship, brides around the...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | 8 FAVORITE WEDDING GOWNS AT BRIDAL REFLECTIONS IN NEW YORK

Friday, July 13, 2018

New York brides venture to Bridal Reflections year-round in search of the perfect dress. For this season’s brides-to-be, the team has shared a guide to their current favorite wedding gowns – take note before that bridal appointment! From the experts at Bridal Reflections…

FASHION | GALIA LAHAV PRESENTS “AND GOD CREATED WOMAN” AT FALL 2018 PARIS COUTURE FASHION WEEK

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Female empowerment has been an ever-present theme in recent pop culture, influencing artists in all industries from music to fashion. During the latest Fall 2018 Paris Couture Fashion Week runway shows, Galia Lahav and Sharon Sever presented their own interpretation of the concept by revealing...

FASHION | FRANCESCA MIRANDA LAUNCHES HER DEBUT RESORT 2019 COLLECTION

Friday, July 6, 2018

This year’s vacation season marks a new chapter for bridal designer Francesca Miranda. For the first time, the brand has launched its new Resort 2019 women’s collection – Francesca’s debut ready-to-wear line. Comprised of a selection of colorful dresses, jumpsuits, and mix-and-match separates, this...

FASHION | AN INTERVIEW WITH DESIGNER GEMY MAALOUF

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Since Gemy Maalouf opened her first Beirut atelier in 1996, her gowns have become ever-present in the world’s greatest fashion capitals – from London, to New York, to Paris and Milan. Now reaching fashion-forward brides in 48 countries, Gemy’s creations continue to provide modern brides with their...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | LA BELLE MARIÉE BRIDAL

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Wedding season is in full swing and brides-to-be around the world are in search of the perfect wedding dress. For Pennsylvania brides with a discerning taste for couture, that dream gown may be found La Belle Mariée Bridal salon in Bucks County.

BEAUTY | 5 HUMIDITY-PROOF MAKEUP TIPS FROM KARUNA CHANI

Monday, June 18, 2018

Summer officially begins this week, and the timing couldn’t be better for a top beauty guru to share some of her best humidity-proof makeup tips. As an internationally recognized makeup artist, image consultant, and skin care consultant, Karuna Chani of KC Makeup has created fresh and smudge-free...

FASHION | ALON LIVNÉ DISCUSSES HIS 2019 “EDEN” COLLECTION

Friday, June 1, 2018

GO: What is your favorite dress in this collection and why?

INSPIRATION | THE AVANT-GARDE WORLD OF ALEJANDRA POUPEL EVENTS

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

For couples envisioning an unforgettable destination wedding filled with avant-garde surprises and Parisian charm, Alejandra Poupel Events is the key to bringing those wedding dreams to fruition. Based in Paris and overseeing the creation of luxury weddings and events across the European continent...

FASHION | 12 BALLGOWNS FOR A ROYAL WEDDING

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

With Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding on the horizon, we suspect ballgowns will be the wedding dress of choice for even more brides around the world. Designers who showcased their latest 2019 collections at New York Bridal Fashion Week had several incredible couture bridal ballgowns...

FASHION | HEAVENLY SHOWSTOPPERS FROM THE 2018 MET GALA

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The 2018 Met Gala has been a highly anticipated fashion parade ever since the official theme was announced – “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” to be hosted by Amal Clooney, Rihanna, and Donatella Versace. With so much room for interpretation (and many people wondering about...

FASHION | WELCOME TO ALON LIVNÉ’S EDEN

Friday, April 27, 2018

Buyers and press have been buzzing about Alon Livné’s 2019 bridal collection since the designer showcased his newest designs at this month’s New York Bridal Fashion Week. The “Eden” collection by LIVNÉ WHITE is not only apropos for high-fashion brides, but the perfect representation of Livné and...

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...