Designer of the Month: Kirstie Kelly

This October, we are in love with Kirstie Kelly‘s 2013 wedding gown collection, full of artistic elegance and architectural ingenuity. Her collection includes everything from short and flirty frocks to sleek numbers with unexpected embellishments. Kirstie Kelly also has gorgeous lines of veils, jewelery, bridesmaid gowns, and flower girl dresses, with diverse styles for every bride.

Here’s what Kirstie Kelly‘s website had to say about her work:

Kirstie Kelly has always believed in the possibilities of fashion. For decades, the designs of Kirstie Kelly have been world renowned in defining a style of both profound and original creations. The constant, quiet details of a Kirstie Kelly design give rise to the discriminate mind of the designer’s commitment to elegant fashion.

Today’s collections by Kirstie Kelly breathe an authentic spirit into the life of couture design. The ease of her creations are understatedly classic yet are designed with deliberate femininity. She uses only the finest fabrics and couture factories from around the world. The result, in turn, is simply a legacy of unparalleled style.

If you can pull yourself away from these gorgeous gowns, check out Kirstie Kelly’s “Essentials” collection for the workplace and cocktail hour. The designs will keep you ladies looking sleek and sexy long after your wedding day!


Designer of the Month: Alita Graham

Alita Graham, a relatively new face in wedding design, creates gowns in a variety of styles and fabrics to fit every bride’s vision, from romantic tulle to dramatic satins.  The gowns feature tiny Swarvoski crystals and embroidery details that imitate the soft weightlessness of a cloud. Alita Graham is a master of draping and pleats, accenting just the right places on the bride’s body. The designer is exclusive to Kleinfeld’s Bridal Salon in New York City, but her gowns are also available at select salons across the states.


Designer of the Month: Angel Sanchez

Angel Sanchez‘s designs merge architectural ingenuity with luxurious fabric and expert construction.  Big-name stars have worn a Sanchez gown on their wedding day, including Sandra Bullock and Eva Longoria-Parker.  After more than 20 years in the industry, the Venezuelan fashion designer enjoys an extremely loyal client base.  The designer prides himself on creating affordable gowns for women of all ages and body types.  Sanchez’s designs reflect his passion for architecture, mastery of proportion, and a modern perspective on classic silhouettes.  You can find his gorgeous gowns in bridal shops around the world, from New York to Tokyo.


Designer of the Month: Monique Lhuillier

Monique Lhuillier has been a prominent wedding dress designer since 1996.  In addition to her bridal collections, she has created ready-to-wear dresses for celebrities like Katie Holmes, Eva Longoria, and Drew Barrymore.  Lhuillier also designed wedding gowns for Reese Witherspoon, Vanessa Minnillo, and even the iconic Barbie doll.  Here’s what her website had to say about these fabulous fashions:

Monique Lhuillier designs capture the essence of sophisticated luxury by provoking femininity, allure, and glamour that have made her renowned in the world of design.  Monique’s innate sense of style and understanding of a woman’s desire to look and feel beautiful are prevalent throughout her bridal and ready-to-wear collections.

Check out a sample of Lhuillier’s new Fall 2012 collection: