The Look of Love

Bridal fashion doesn’t necessarily have to be wed to tradition.


Lazaro gown, $3,740, at Bridal Couture, Birmingham; 248-645-0500;

Oscar de la Renta necklace, $990, at Neiman Marcus, Somerset Collection South, Troy; 248-643-3300;

Untamed Petals “Remy” clip, $294, at The Gown Shop, Ann Arbor; 734-834-4696;

Gloves, stylist’s own.


Oscar de la Renta necklace, $690 

Earrings, $290, and

Judith Leiber clutch, $1,795, all at Neiman Marcus, Somerset Collection South


Eve of Milady gown, $5,740, at B. Ella Bridal, Plymouth; 734-459-0000;

Lulu Frost earrings, $275, and bracelet, $175, at Neiman Marcus.

Engagement ring, worn throughout, model’s own (her fiancé proposed two weeks before the shoot – congratulations!).


Ivy & Aster “Blooming Bouquet” gown, $1,870, at The Gown Shop.

Alexis Bittar earrings, $325, at Neiman Marcus.


Theia “Aurora” top and skirt, $2,995, at

Sara Gabriel “Ivis” veil, $197, at The Gown Shop. 

Iro leather jacket, $1,300,

Joie boots, $415, and

Judith Leiber Couture clutch, $3,995, at Neiman Marcus.


Claire La Faye gown, $3,300, at Alessandra Bridal Couture, Birmingham; 248-792-7510;

Lulu Frost earrings, $225, and necklace, $465, at Neiman Marcus


Ines Di Santo “Abigail” gown, $3,790, and necklace, $2,490, at Roma Sposa, Birmingham; 248-723-4300;

Gloves, stylist’s own.


Untamed Petals “Gabriella” comb, $198, at The Gown Shop.

Erin Cole headpiece, $450, at Roma Sposa.

Alexis Bittar bracelet, $275,

Dannijo earrings, $345, and

Oscar de la Renta earrings, $120, at Neiman Marcus.


Hair: Marco Bertoldi.

Makeup: ChristaMara.

Photography assistant: Erika Patterson.

Stylist assistant: Jennifer Pickering.

Model: Sasha for Q Model Management.

Shot on location at Russell Industrial Center.

Paintings by Andrzej Sikora.

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