Category — Bridal Stylist
Theia “890044″ has just arrived in our Lovely LA store and boy is she a beauty! This fitted gown is so soft with it’s all over lace and scalloped eyelash edges. A simple train and ribbon tied in a bow for the waist is absolutely perfect for someone who’s wedding is outdoors this Spring. I’ve added some “umph” to this little lady with my favorite colors this season. Emerald and pale pinks really compliment each other well and add that slight bit of tantalizing luster to your overall theme.
Theia “890044″/ Blush & Gold Heeled Shoes/ Emerald Lace Headpiece/ Emerald Earrings/ Velvet Pink Ribbon/ Lush Bouquet/ Baby’s Breath Halo/ Pink Cheeks/ Pink Blush & Pink Lipstick/ Rustic Emerald Invites/ Emerald Tablescape/ Pale Pink Curtain Decor/ Fern Love Cake Topper/ Vintage Inspired Lamp Shades/ Emerald Bow Tie Cookies/ Silk Chiffon Pleated Maid Of Honor Gown/ Blush Bridesmaids/ Reception Tables
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The great thing about New York is that you can walk everywhere. And that means, the ability to discover new places while strolling through different neighborhoods. Brooklyn Fox Lingerie is one of those places you might discover while walking on a beautiful day through the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. Nestled just off Bedford Street, Brooklyn Fox Lingerie caters to every kind of woman, whatever her lingerie needs be. I recently sat down with Alexis, owner of Brooklyn Fox, to chat about bridal lingerie trends and how she got started.
Lovely: Tell me a bit about how you got into the lingerie business. What were your desires when opening a lingerie boutique?
Brooklyn Fox: I think that lingerie can go both ways. It’s definitely a luxury item but also a necessity. I always loved lingerie and I always wore beautiful lingerie even if I was wearing ripped jeans or a grungy look. It always made me feel special and gave me a little kick to my step. When I first opened up this shop, there was nothing in this neighborhood and you had to go into Manhattan to find anything. I wanted to do two things: open a store where you could find little gems to treasure in your closet but I also wanted a few basic and t-shirt bras that you didn’t have to go into Manhattan to find.
L: Are there any pieces that you would recommend for wearing the day of your wedding?
BF: My favorite bra is Cosabella’s Strapless Bustier. It’s plungy in the front and has really low in the back. We’ve had the most success with this bra so during bridal season, this is our go-to bra. However, if I were to get married I’d wear Fleur of England’s ‘Jasmine set’. Cosabella’s Strapless Bustier is definitely more practical but this one is really beautiful. We were so excited to see it at the shows and couldn’t wait to get it into the shops.
L: Are there any trends within the lingerie world that you see emerging or want to see emerge?
BF: There was a while when people were not buying white for under their gowns and that was interesting to notice. People were going the untraditional route and I’m not sure if it was because they wanted to be contrary or if it was something they truly felt but now it seems people have swung back and want that delicate, white set to put under their gown which is great.
L: Why do you think someone should wear lingerie on their wedding day?
BF: I think it’s a bit of a fail-safe in the occasion that there was some sort of malfunction. It really depends on the dress. There might be some reason to wear creative pieces and sometimes it just shapes you better. One of the most important things you care about when walking down the aisle is how you feel and look.
If you’re in the New York City area, take some time to visit Brooklyn Fox Lingerie at 132 North 5th Street in Brooklyn, New York. They are open on weekdays from 12 to 8 and on weekends from 12 to 7.
Okay get ready for some seriously beautiful images of some seriously beautiful bridal accessories. Gibson Bespoke is an Etsy shop based in the United Kingdom that sells bridal accessories inspired by the golden age. The attention to detail that designer Debbie puts into each piece is breathtaking and her mix of jewels and fabric makes each piece unique and stunning. My favorites? The bridal capes because they’re just so absolutely chic.
All photos courtesy of Gibson Bespoke
We’re so over-the-moon excited to introduce Shop Lovely, our new ready-to-wear online shop. The idea for Shop Lovely came to be after so many of our brides came to us looking for more than just bridal gowns. Our answers to that? Shop Lovely! An online shop where brides, FOBs (friends of brides) and really just any girl in love with all things pretty can shop there little hearts out. Starting with a curated collection of dresses, jumpers, and separates, Shop Lovely is a haven for all things unapologetically pretty. Of course, we Lovely ladies couldn’t wait to get our hands on these pieces so we decided to try out some of the looks around town.
Anne Barge is now having a trunk show at Lovely NYC! As I’m sure you know, I’ve been quite inspired by the outdoors recently and there are beautiful flowers springing up everywhere! Inspired by pink peonies and pale yellow roses, I thought “Jamieson” by Anne Barge is a sweet addition to a spring wedding. For a classic gown, “Jamieson” is very whimsical and feminine. That a-line ball gown will definitely make you feel like a princess, and your prince charming is sure to sweep you off your feet with this One Great Dress!
Bow Ties and Polka Dots are sweet and cute details that make spring come alive.
Look at those handsome men in coral orange details! Nothing but good lookin’, and don’t leave out Fido, he’s a perfect ring bearer.
Anne Barge “Jamieson”/ Coral Gold Earrings/ Flowered Pastel Crown/ White Ribbon Tie Heels/ Three Bauble Necklace/ Polka Dot Bow/ Sweet Yellow Bridesmaid/ Pale Pink Striped Cake Shot by Lane Dittoe/ Fun Banquet Room/ Wild Flowers/ Cat Eye Makeup/ Polka Dot Vintage Dress/ Light Pink Clutch/ Chevron Bow Tie on Pup/ Coral Tie/ Groomsmen in Light Orange