The Way She Moves
The wedding dress and the bride’s body work together. It’s all about how a dress moves when she walks down the aisle, takes her first spin on the dance floor, and leans in for another kiss.
Styling assistance by Kim Chewning. Hair and makeup by Kim Steele/T.H.E. Artist Agency. Model: Elizaveta, Q Management. Further assistance by Brittany Parry. Nails by Michele Muscello/All About Me Salon. Shot on location at Maryland Institute College of Art’s Leake Studio.
Watters Bria one-shoulder ivory gown ($1,125) at Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection. Light ivory trim lace veil ($220) at Bridal Veils of Ellicott City. Art Deco black-onyx earrings ($7,250) at Bijoux. Ariella collection ring ($38) at Nordstrom. Diamond bracelet ($8,890) at Radcliffe Jewelers.
J.Crew Violette silk-chiffon dress with silk-flower appliqué ($1,500) at jcrew.com/wedding. Amethyst earrings ($495) at Sassanova. Lauren K Emma ring ($4,600) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Tessa Kim flower hairpiece ($124) at Garnish Boutique. Bouquets from Local Color Flowers.
Lazaro ivory organza spiral-wave ball gown ($6,400) at Gamberdella Salon for Brides. Malis-Henderson ivory veil ($220) at Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection. Poetic License Red Alert leather shootie ($120) at Poppy and Stella. Wonderland teardrop bracelet ($795) and Ippolita clear-quartz bracelet ($545) at Radcliffe Jewelers.
Fleur Wood for BHLDN bronze-sequined sweetheart bodice with five embroidered tiers of silk ($1,400) at bhldn.com. Sara Gabriel Natalie hair clip ($135) at Garnish Boutique. Vertical titanium-filigree earrings ($195) at Sassanova. Gold bracelet ($138) and Tasha metal heart clutch ($68) at Nordstrom.
Manuel Mota Elena drop-waist gown with sweetheart neckline and illusion top ($4,320) at Francesca’s Bridal. Tessa Kim cage veil ($136) at Garnish Boutique. Diamond-cluster earrings ($8,400) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Crystal and diamond ring ($1,150) at Bijoux.
Back to Basics
Nicole Miller knot-front, double-face silk gown ($1,100) at Garnish Boutique. Wendy ivory veil ($132) at Betsy Robinson’s Bridal Collection. Ivanka Trump pearl-tassel earrings ($9,900), Gonshor cubic zirconia center with diamond halo ring ($4,720), and Henri Daussi 14-karat white-gold, three-stone ring with halo ($7,440) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Givenchy pearl bracelet ($68) at Nordstrom.
Twirl & Whirl
Lea-Ann Belter Colette gown ($2,550), Tia ivory veil ($224), and Jim Hjelm beaded belt ($650) at Garnish Boutique. Kendra Scott blue earrings ($58) and Valentino red bow pumps ($675) at Nordstrom. Elefantino criss-cross bangle ($5,500) at Radcliffe Jewelers. Vintage 1890s 14-karat ring ($5,100) at Bijoux.