Dresses Archive

  • Wow, it feels like ages since I’ve been able to sit down and focus on the blog. The last few months have been all about change, a new job, a new country, and finding a new home. We now live in Stockholm, a city I have always loved and we are so lucky to have  the opportunity to live here. As many of you know my husband and I both work in the […]

    Swedish Wedding Inspiration

    Wow, it feels like ages since I’ve been able to sit down and focus on the blog. The last few months have been all about change, a new job, a new country, and finding a new home. We now live in Stockholm, a city I have always loved and we are so lucky to have  the opportunity to live here. As many of you know my husband and I both work in the […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Charlie Brear started our as The Vintage Wedding Dress Company, but with such a demand for her own designs, the Charlie Brear brand was formed. VWDC by Charlie Brear (an abbreviation of The Vintage Wedding Dress Company) is the range of wedding dresses which take inspiration from the 1900s to the 1990s. Wonderful silks, satins, chiffon and organza are adorned with delicate beading and laces. I like the fact there are vintage inspired while […]

    VWDC by Charlie Brear

    Charlie Brear started our as The Vintage Wedding Dress Company, but with such a demand for her own designs, the Charlie Brear brand was formed. VWDC by Charlie Brear (an abbreviation of The Vintage Wedding Dress Company) is the range of wedding dresses which take inspiration from the 1900s to the 1990s. Wonderful silks, satins, chiffon and organza are adorned with delicate beading and laces. I like the fact there are vintage inspired while […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If you’re a regular reader of the blog or you saw the post on my wedding, you will know Im a big fan of all things Alan Hannah. Today its all about their Mia Mia label, which offers brides “a slice of couture in an accessible ready to wear option”.   The new collection is stunning! I love the delicate detailing and the silhouettes are to to die for. If you are looking […]

    Alan Hannah – Mia Mia Spring 2013 Collection

    If you’re a regular reader of the blog or you saw the post on my wedding, you will know Im a big fan of all things Alan Hannah. Today its all about their Mia Mia label, which offers brides “a slice of couture in an accessible ready to wear option”.   The new collection is stunning! I love the delicate detailing and the silhouettes are to to die for. If you are looking […]

    Continue Reading...

  • If you are anything like me, you can spend hours looking at the details that make weddings so special. The little things that make your wedding unique can be fun to put together and we had a blast creating, designing and making the little touches for our wedding.   The big decisions, like the dress and the venue also play a hug role in the look and feel of the day. Here is […]

    The Details – Dina and Ste’s Perfect Wedding (Pt2)

    If you are anything like me, you can spend hours looking at the details that make weddings so special. The little things that make your wedding unique can be fun to put together and we had a blast creating, designing and making the little touches for our wedding.   The big decisions, like the dress and the venue also play a hug role in the look and feel of the day. Here is […]

    Continue Reading...

  • We all know that a wedding day is all about the bride and groom, but if you’re a bridesmaid you also want to look and feel fantastic, you are going to be in all the photos after all. When looking for bridesmaid outfits unless you are having twins, each bridesmaid will be unique and have their own personality and body shape. Trying to find a dress that works for all your bridesmaids may […]

    Twobirds Bridesmaid Dresses

    We all know that a wedding day is all about the bride and groom, but if you’re a bridesmaid you also want to look and feel fantastic, you are going to be in all the photos after all. When looking for bridesmaid outfits unless you are having twins, each bridesmaid will be unique and have their own personality and body shape. Trying to find a dress that works for all your bridesmaids may […]

    Continue Reading...

  • It’s wonderful that you can find a wedding dress that perfectly suits your personality and your style. katyakatya shehurina have a range of beautiful, soft and feminine dresses which have a bit of edge. Nothing generic here!   Originally from Latvia, Katya Shehurina studied at the prestigious design school in France, the ESMOD and started her own brand in 2007. Im so glad she did as her dresses with lace detailing and soft […]

    Katyakatya Shehurina Dresses

    It’s wonderful that you can find a wedding dress that perfectly suits your personality and your style. katyakatya shehurina have a range of beautiful, soft and feminine dresses which have a bit of edge. Nothing generic here!   Originally from Latvia, Katya Shehurina studied at the prestigious design school in France, the ESMOD and started her own brand in 2007. Im so glad she did as her dresses with lace detailing and soft […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Léber Barbara is a range of dresses (and some lovely corsets too) from Hungarian designer Barbara Léber. I bumped into this site while looking for bridesmaid shoes… I think it’s great how you can start looking for one thing online and end up browsing for ages on something completely different.  Anyway, Barbara grew up in hungary and had an opportunity to study in Spain. After finding inspiration and new skills in during her time abroad […]

    Fabulous Léber Barbara Dresses

    Léber Barbara is a range of dresses (and some lovely corsets too) from Hungarian designer Barbara Léber. I bumped into this site while looking for bridesmaid shoes… I think it’s great how you can start looking for one thing online and end up browsing for ages on something completely different.  Anyway, Barbara grew up in hungary and had an opportunity to study in Spain. After finding inspiration and new skills in during her time abroad […]

    Continue Reading...

  • With all the excitement over the new Twilight dress, I couldn’t resist doing a post on other dresses from the movies. Im not sure any of them have had quite as much attention as Bella Swans (ok except maybe the Vera Wang gowns from Bride Wars) but there are some gorgeous dresses to take inspiration from and with the budget even buy!     I love the back of this Carolina Herrera dress […]

    Wedding Dresses from the Movies

    With all the excitement over the new Twilight dress, I couldn’t resist doing a post on other dresses from the movies. Im not sure any of them have had quite as much attention as Bella Swans (ok except maybe the Vera Wang gowns from Bride Wars) but there are some gorgeous dresses to take inspiration from and with the budget even buy!     I love the back of this Carolina Herrera dress […]

    Continue Reading...

  • So here it is, as promised the 2011 White Gallery catwalk show that featured some of Alan Hannah’s High Society collection (highlighted in my post last week) as well as other stunning dresses. Cute little jackets, beautiful detailing and even a jump suit, a fabulous collection!                                     All images © Alan Hannah    

    Alan Hannah White Gallery Show

    So here it is, as promised the 2011 White Gallery catwalk show that featured some of Alan Hannah’s High Society collection (highlighted in my post last week) as well as other stunning dresses. Cute little jackets, beautiful detailing and even a jump suit, a fabulous collection!                                     All images © Alan Hannah    

    Continue Reading...

  • When I started my hunt for the perfect dress, one of the first designers I came across was Alan Hannah. I absolutely loved the cut of their dresses with elegant shapes and sumptuous silks.  I couldn’t resist sharing their latest collection here called “High Society” (and it is just that!)   It is also great to promote a british company! It was started in 1998 by Alan Hannah who was then joined by […]

    Gorgeous High Society Dresses by Alan Hannah

    When I started my hunt for the perfect dress, one of the first designers I came across was Alan Hannah. I absolutely loved the cut of their dresses with elegant shapes and sumptuous silks.  I couldn’t resist sharing their latest collection here called “High Society” (and it is just that!)   It is also great to promote a british company! It was started in 1998 by Alan Hannah who was then joined by […]

    Continue Reading...