Wedding Dress Styles – The Wedding Secret’s ULTIMATE Guide

SO your Prince Charming has got down on one knee, popped the question, and put a ring on it. Congratulations! Now you’ve found ‘The One’, it’s time to find ‘The Other One’: your wedding dress! Find the perfect wedding dress style I spent two years as a bridal consultant myself, so I know that there […]

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’50s

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’50s Celebrating the end of the war and a much anticipated lift in rationing, the 1950’s saw a significant new era of bridal fashion that is still a great source of inspiration for dressmakers today. Hooped skirts and corsets were often used to create exaggerated feminine waistlines, and the introduction […]

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’40s

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’40s Bridal fashion in the 1940s can effectively be divided into two sections; wartime and postwar. Wartime rations meant that wedding dresses in the early 40’s were simple, practical, and often borrowed, or were handmade from cheap fabrics like Rayon – whereas after the war, although rationing was still in […]

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’30s

Iconic wedding dresses of the ’30s Wedding dresses of the ’30s were long, sleek and modest. Although featuring stylish, pronounced silhouettes, in general the gowns were fairly simple, and often enjoyed successful reincarnations as evening gowns! Further Reading: Iconic wedding dresses from the 20’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s Jill Esmond Moore, 1930 In 1933, […]

A look back at The Queen’s wedding dress

A look back at The Queen’s wedding dress… In honour of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee, we thought we would take a nostalgic look back at the iconic wedding dress she wore in 1947. When Princess Elizabeth walked up the aisle at Westminster Cathedral in 1947, her dress was not just a fashion statement; she represented […]

Iconic Wedding Dresses : The Serial Marriages Of Elizabeth Taylor (Part Two)

Iconic Wedding Dresses : The Serial Marriages of Elizabeth Taylor (Part Two) Inspired by news of the forthcoming film documenting the moviestar’s stormy relationship with husband number 5 (and 6) Richard Burton, following on from Part One yesterday we’re taking a look back at every single one of Elizabeth Taylor’s captivating and charismatic wedding gowns. […]

Iconic Wedding Dresses : The Serial Marriages of Elizabeth Taylor (Part One)

Iconic Wedding Dresses : The Serial Marriages of Elizabeth Taylor As excitement for the forthcoming film documenting her stormy relationship with Welsh actor Richard Burton grows, we thought we would take a look back at all eight of Elizabeth’s glamorous weddings, as well as the iconic gowns that accompanied them of course! So, starting at […]