Bridal Fashion: Garden of Love

Ethereal silhouettes, couture details, haute bijoux, and abundant blooms are the essential elements for undeniably romantic bridal fashion




One

Vera Wang “Georgina” gown, $8,900, at Roma Sposa, Birmingham; 248-723-4300; romasposa.com. Norman Silverman three-strand diamond necklace, $66,000, at Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, West Bloomfield; 248-932-7700; tappers.com. Gloves, stylist’s own.

 

Two

Ivy & Aster “Secret Garden” gown, $2,860, at The Gown Shop, Ann Arbor; 734-834-GOWN; thegownshopannarbor.com. Halo & Co. “Caitlin” headpiece, $630, at Roma Sposa, Birmingham; 248-723-4300; romasposa.com. Stephen Dweck ring, $295, at Neiman Marcus, Somerset Collection South, Troy; 248-643-3300;
neimanmarcus.com.

 


Three

Chanel dress, $5,280, and shoes, $1,295, Marzi hat, $375, and Armenta necklace, $2,680,  at Neiman Marcus, Somerset Collection South, Troy; 248-643-3300;  neimanmarcus.com. Diamond earrings, $13,990, at Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, West Bloomfield; 248-932-7700; tappers.com. Gloves, stylist’s own.

 

Four

Pronovias “Ula” gown, $2,070, at Bridal Couture, Birmingham; 248-645-0500; bridalcouturemi.com. Tapper’s bangles, $1,099 to $4,999, at Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, West Bloomfield; 248-932-7700; tappers.com.

 

Five

Marisa gown, $1,790, at Maria’s Bridal Couture, West Bloomfield; 248-539-3090; mariasbridal.com. Stephen Dweck necklace, $495, and earrings, $345, at Neiman Marcus, Somerset Collection South, Troy; 248-643-3300; neimanmarcus.com. Tapper’s “Rock Her World” diamond engagement ring, $8,899, at Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, West Bloomfield; 248-932-7700; tappers.com.

 

Six

 Rivini “Wysteria” gown, $7,290, at Roma Sposa, Birmingham; 248-723-4300; romasposa.com. Penny Preville pearl earrings, $3,095, at Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, West Bloomfield; 248-932-7700; tappers.com. Gloves, stylist’s own.

 

Seven

Augusta Jones “Marlene” gown, $2,730, at Macy’s Bridal Salon, Somerset Collection North, Troy; 248-816-4270; macys.com/bridal. Untamed Petals “Layla” sash belt, $528, at The Gown Shop, Ann Arbor; 734-834-GOWN; thegownshopannarbor.com.

 

photographs by jenny risher

styling by rebecca voigt

 

makeup by kelly mitre of flaunt salon, utica; 586-254-1122

Hair by andrea kaczocha assisted by melani mihailovski of avatal salon, rochester; 248-642-0488

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