Weddings

Royal Wedding Gowns – Contemporary Top Fifteen

Note: Monday is the day that the Hofdames will celebrate the Fourth of July with the rest of our country. Bits will be delayed until Wednesday, but there will be posts on both Monday and Tuesday. Please stop by. The results are in! It was a very exciting poll, so without too much preamble, here… Continue reading Royal Wedding Gowns – Contemporary Top Fifteen

Weddings

The Great Wedding Gown Game – Contemporary Version

I just love wedding dresses. Love everything about them. Love all kinds of wedding gowns, and all styles. Short. Long. Midi. Maxi. Embellished. Utterly simple. BRING THEM ON. So why haven't we had a wedding gown competition here? There are a couple of good reasons. First, we really try not to compare women against each… Continue reading The Great Wedding Gown Game – Contemporary Version

Britain

The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Brides Pt.1

Featured Photo: "The Wedding Dress of 1928". "Be Dazzled!" p. 80 And we're back! Chapters of the previous Hartnell series can be found here. Just scroll down until you find the "Designer Diaries" tab and hit that arrow. Norman Hartnell created his first wedding gown in 1927 and it was all uphill from there. Weddings… Continue reading The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Brides Pt.1