Ballet-Inspired Bridal Fashion
Like the program you'd clutch while watching a breathtaking pas de deux , this stationery suite gives a nod to the stage. Invitations, illustrations, and calligraphy by Leigh Wells; printing by Print Icon. Blush Duo Tweed Effect in Tweed Pink, Chanel. "Cleopatra" solid perfume, Tocca. Earrings, Haute Bride. "Murillo" comb, Christina Garcia.
Queen Anne's Lace Gown
Slip into an embellished gown that's as airy and delicate as an arabesque. Add brilliant baubles and fabulous shoes; complete the look with a strong, contoured brow, pale pink lips, and a sculpted ballerina bun. "Queen Anne's Lace" gown, Reem Acra. "Caresse d'orchidees par Cartier" necklace, Cartier. Three-stone cluster earrings, Harry Winston.
Appliqued Wedding Dress
Appliqued gown (on model), Anne Barge; earrings, Modital for Jennifer Miller. Minidress (#10112), Robert Bullock Bride Collection, from Birnbaum & Bullock Salon, 212-242-2914. "Andrea" gown, Justina McCaffrey, from Kleinfeld. Embroidered gown (#12e86), Oscar de la Renta, from Mark Ingram Bridal Atelier. "Bando" tutus (dyed pink), Leo's, from AllAboutDance.com.
Wrap Dresses for Bridesmaids
Wedding Gown and Flower Girl Dresses
A Beautiful Wedding Dress with a Gorgeous Back
A good dancer understands the importance of delighting the crowd from every angle. Embrace that philosophy on your big day by treating your guests to a beautiful view. This drop-waist gown with sheer straps and intricate lace appliques will elicit a double-take. A-line gown (#8009), Jim Hjelm. "Daytime" drop earrings, Harry Winston.
Pleated Tulle Wedding Dress
Spun from tiers of pleated tulle, this ruched, ruffled showpiece pairs brilliantly with a sleek, tailored tuxedo. Dressing for your wedding day is all about striking a balance -- just like ballet. Gown, Ines Di Santo, 866-899-4637; station necklaces (three shown), Jennifer Miller. Suit, shirt, and shoes, all Paul Smith, 646-613-3060; bow tie, Brooks Brothers; "Comfort Fit" band, Benchmark. "Paris Flea Market" chandeliers, Save-on-Crafts.com.
Gown for the Bride and Dresses for the Bridesmaids
Pink Bridesmaid Dresses
Strapless shell, Simple Silhouettes; "The Queens Croquet-Ground" skirt, Ouma by Monique Martinez; "Couture" slingbacks, Valentino. Dress with ruffled collar (LX130), Lela Rose Bridesmaid Collection by Dessy. Ball gown, Badgley Mischka Bridesmaids, from The Wedding Salon of Manhasset. Tutus, Leo's, from AllAboutDance.com. Bridal tulle, B&J Fabrics.
A Shapely Wedding Dress
Halter Wedding Dress and Pastel Bridesmaid Dresses
An Ensemble of Bridesmaid Dresses
Your maids don't have to match to coordinate beautifully with your look and with one another. Simply swathe them in luxe fabrics and pastel hues. "Sabine" gown, Monique Lhuillier; necklace, Haute Bride; "Luxe" hair brooch, Stephanie Browne. Strapless shells, Simple Silhouettes; "The Queens Croquet-Ground" skirts, Ouma by Monique Martinez. Earrings, clockwise from bottom left: Sunflower earrings, Harry Winston. Studs, Tiffany & Co. "Everlon Diamond Knot" earrings, ADiamondIsForever.com. "Daytime" drop earrings, Harry Winston. Earrings, Camilla Dietz Bergeron. "Everlon Diamond Knot" studs, ADiamondIsForever.com.