Bridal Trends for 2013
Pastel and metallic dresses, ethnic embellishments, structured silhouettes — these looks reflect trends in fashion, and local brides are taking note. Sapphires, rubies, emeralds — gems that glow in engagement rings as jewelry trends turn to colorful hues. With such rich choices shining on the horizon, future brides can personalize their look in exciting new ways.
Dazzle on your wedding day in this stunner. Silver dress with sequins, lace, and rhinestones, $4,840; tulle veil with rhinestones, $585; both from Maggie Louise Bridal in Collierville. Spring floral arrangement by Holliday’s Flowers. All emerald and diamond jewelry, including estate and Art Deco pieces, from Mednikow. Prices available upon request.
Haute couture embellishments are just right for a confident bride who wears color on her big day. Rose-hued dress with silver hand embroidery and lace overlay, $1,488, from Gloria’s Mother of the Bride on Perkins. Estate pearl and diamond earrings, diamond estate Art Deco bracelet, diamond engagement ring, all from Mednikow. Prices available upon request.
Ethnic details add mystery to an otherwise predictable look. Ivory organza and lace dress, $1,998; lace veil, $155; both from Barefoot Bride in East Memphis. Yellow-diamond and white-diamond earrings and gold locket with diamonds, all from Mednikow. Prices available upon request.
Bohemian looks translate to bridal wear for the carefree girl. Lace and silk ruffled dress, $725, from The Barefoot Bride in East Memphis. Vintage-inspired green amethyst and champagne diamond pendant; pink tourmaline and diamond ring; both from Mary Beth Harris Jewelry, call for pricing. Rhinestone hair comb (wrapped in tulle on forehead) $275, from Maggie Louise Bridal in Collierville.