Bring on the oohs and aahs with embroidered sparkle, black lace trim, horsehair peplum — and other touches that turn timeless wedding dresses into showstoppers.
Styling: Rebecca Ramsey
Photographs: Erik Madigan Heck
Hair: Yoichi Tomizawa using Bumble and Bumble at Art Department
Manicure: Roseann Singleton using Chanel Le Vernis at Art Department
Makeup: Aya Komatsu using Tom Ford Beauty at Bridge
Market Editor: Lindsay Peoples
*This article appears in the Winter 2017 issue of New York Weddings.
Light ivory double-corseted tulle ball gown accented with horsehair peplum with boning by Vera Wang, price upon request at verawang.com. Marquise, pear-shaped, and custom mosaic diamond earrings set in white gold by Simon G. Jewelry, $12,100 at simongjewelry.com. Floral set design by Saipua.
Ivory tulle-and-organza gown with draped off-the-shoulder tulle sleeve and dégradé sequin embroidery by Oscar de la Renta, $7,990 at Saks Fifth Avenue, 611 Fifth Ave.; 212-753-4000. Diamond earrings set in white gold by De Beers, $8,500 at 777 Madison Ave.; 212-906-0001. Emerald-cut diamond ring with trillions set in platinum by Harry Winston, price upon request at 718 Fifth Ave.; 212-399-1000. Diamond bracelet set in white gold by Cartier, $33,300 at cartier.com. Bouquet by James Abel Events.
Floral embroidered tiered tulle gown with ombré gazar cummerbund by Monique Lhuillier, $7,855 at 19 E. 71st St.; 212-683-3332. Diamond engagement ring set in rose gold by Tiffany & Co., $66,500 at tiffany.com. Double pin ring with pavé diamonds set in gold by Jennifer Fisher, $1,100 at jenniferfisherjewelry.com. Flowers by L’Atelier Rouge.
Ivory satin strapless gown with pearl buttons at back by Dennis Basso for Kleinfeld, $3,500 at Kleinfeld, 110 W. 20th St.; 646-633-4300. Diamond engagement ring set in platinum with pavé band by Tiffany & Co., $725,000 at tiffany.com. Bouquet by L’Atelier Rouge.
Silk-gazar strapless ball gown by Carolina Herrera, $11,990 at 954 Madison Ave.; 212-249-6552.
Floral tulle lace blouse with ruffle details and floral tulle lace skirt with tiered hem, price upon request, at erdem.com. Diamond drop earrings set in platinum by Harry Winston, price upon request at 718 Fifth Ave.; 212-399-1000. Diamond ring set in peach gold by Reinstein/Ross Goldsmiths, $5,700 at 30 Gansevoort St.; 212-226-4513. Hexagon diamond ring in white gold by Satomi Kawakita, $860 at Catbird, 219 Bedford Ave., Williamsburg; 718-599-3457.
Embroidered tulle plunging- neckline sheath gown with Chantilly-lace lingerie slip by Monique Lhuillier, $7,350 at 19 E. 71st St.; 212-683-3332. Diamond drop earrings set in platinum by Tiffany & Co., $190,000 at tiffany.com. Marquise champagne diamond ring with white-diamond trillions and set in yellow gold by Anna Sheffield, $22,000 at 47 Orchard St.; 212-925-7010. White leather sandals by Jimmy Choo, $925 at jimmychoo.com. Bouquet by L’Atelier Rouge.
Tulle dress with microbead embroidery by Valentino, $6,500 at 693 Fifth Ave.; 212-355-5811. Diamond solitaire ring set in platinum with brilliant-cut pavé diamonds by Cartier, price upon request at cartier.com. Rose from Saipua.
Lace gown with hand-cut floral details by Marchesa, price upon request at marchesa.com. Diamond drop earrings set in white gold by Rahaminov, $15,885 at forevermark.com. Claw-set brilliant diamond ring with pavé diamond halo by Anne Sportun, price upon request at Peridot Fine Jewelry, 1903 Palmer Ave.; Larchmont, 914-833-7333.