You have spoken, Baguettes, and a fine collection of lesser-known gowns is before us. Here are your top fifteen choices. The top choices changed quickly so these are not in order of the number of votes received. If you are curious about the vote totals, you can head back and check out the poll results.… Continue reading Great Wedding Gown Game – Road Less Traveled Top 15
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
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
Yes, a wedding always calls for a special edition Random Royaling. Right now, all we know are the following facts. Per Buckingham Palace, "The private wedding ceremony of Princess Beatrice and Mr Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi took place at 11am on Friday 17th July at The Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge, Windsor.” It… Continue reading Random Royaling – Bea Gets Hitched!
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