Sottero and Midgley Grayson 2017 Bridal Collection - Arleigh Dress

Sottero and Midgley Grayson 2017 Bridal Collection

Inspired by the irresistible glamour of old Hollywood, the Sottero and Midgley Grayson 2017 Collection delivers luxe, one-of-a-kind styles to the couture bride.

Grayson features satin A-line dresses with opulent embellishments and intriguing cut-out details, from lace illusion trains to alluring neck and waistlines. There are also sophisticated ball gowns with bead and crystal-embellished bodices and voluminous layered skirts for brides who desire a fairytale dress.

Sottero and Midgley Grayson 2017 Bridal Collection - Arleigh Dress

If you have visions of a modern number, there are a number of fit-and-flares dresses in this collection with exquisite lace motifs and illusion backs to die for. Boudoir-inspired dresses channel a confident yet playful feel this season.

My favourite dresses from the Sottero and Midgley 2017 collection are these show stoppers…

Grayson

Grayson Wedding Dress from the Sottero and Midgley Grayson 2017 Bridal Collection
Grayson

Oh my! If you are looking for a fit and flare, mermaid style dress with a good sized train and detail to wow, Grayson ticks all the boxes. This stunning wedding dress features an illusion sweetheart neckline, cap-sleeves and a pretty open back. The beaded lace appliqué that cascades over the bodice is a work of art.

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Maggie Sottero Cordelia 2017 Collection - Dylan Dress

Maggie Sottero Cordelia 2017 Bridal Collection

Maggie Sottero dresses have long held a special place in my heart, as my own wedding dress was a Maggie dress. I absolutely love the romantic, graceful look of the dresses in the Maggie Sottero 2017 Cordelia collection (oh to get married again!).

Maggie Sottero Cordelia 2017 Collection - Dylan Dress

The 2017 collection infuses woodland enchantment with refined styling and artful details. Made with simple satin, understated crepe and sheer organza, the dresses feature delicate lace motifs and shimmering embellishments. The elegant beading and natural lines offer a modern twist to fairytale ball gowns, while boho-chic lace motifs add romance to the soft silhouette shapes of the dresses.

I cannot choose a favourite dress from the Maggie Sottero 2017 Cordelia collection as they truly are all so beautiful. Instead, I have chosen three dresses to showcase elements of this stunning collection.

Evangelina – Favourite Dress Back

Just look at the back on this dress – it’s such an elegant shape! The illusion and Swarovski crystals accent the shoulders gliding into a shimmering ribbon of pearls and beading that ties in the plunging back. Simple yet chic, the Evangelina dress is such a head-turner!

Back of Evangelina Wedding Dress from the Maggie Sottero Cordelia 2017 Bridal Collection
Evangelina (Back)

Irma – Favourite Strapless Dress

If you are looking for a strapless wedding dress then I really hope you love Irma as much as me. Gorgeous lace appliqué cascades over the strapless bodice and hemline of this stunning tulle ball gown. The cute bead and Swarovski crystal belt adds a touch of shimmer to this princess wedding dress.

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Mira Zwillinger 2017 Whisper of Blossom - Flora Dress

Mira Zwillinger 2017 Whisper of Blossom Bridal Collection

Mira Zwillinger’s 2017 bridal collection, Whisper of Blossom, embraces palettes of nudes and roses, combining shimmering branches and vines with gentle, hand-cut flowers. The gowns, with ‘light as-air’ appearance, are exquisitely feminine with sequinned clusters, silk petals, and sheath silhouettes.

Mira Zwillinger 2017 Whisper of Blossom - Flora Dress

The collection has been designed around the beautiful moment when the first buds of life appear on the naked branches, still shuddering from the cold winter. When nature starts to whisper and hum its tune of rebirth and renewal. The moment of humble grace right before the flourishing blossom. The moment of pristine stillness, hinting at the eye-opening magnificence to come.

Mira Zwillinger’s 2017 dresses feature delicate fabrics of silk, chiffon, lace, and tulle, all covered in hand embroidered flowers and branches, and bold 3-D floral appliqués. There are sheer sheaths, bridal separates, a-lines, and column dress styles.

The Whisper of Blossom dresses are edging on daring, with lots of sheer fabrics and illusion looks. Our favourite wedding dresses from this stunning collection are…

Flora

A strapless, tulle ball gown style dress, Flora has a beautiful branch embroidered bodice and hand floral appliqués.

Flora wedding dress from the Mira Zwillinger 2017 Whisper of Blossom Bridal Collection
Flora

Fern

The leaf detail on the Fern dress is so pretty and really draws the eye to the feminine plunging neckline. The cute tulle flower detail really enhances the bodice and waist.

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Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection 2154 wedding dress

Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection

Mikaella Bridal wedding dresses are perfectly suited to relaxed, bohemian brides looking for an attainable price point. Now the award-winning designer has just unveiled the Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 bridal collection.

Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection 2154 wedding dress

Focused around the beauty of lace, the latest collection features everything from modern illusion lace panelling to more traditional lace trains. There is also a touch of crêpe and lightweight tulle, making the range ideal for ultra-feminine brides who want a subtle way to wow on their wedding day. Whether it’s a figure-hugging fishtail or an angelic Grecian-style gown, there’s the perfect wedding dress for every kind of beautiful bride.

Our top three dresses from Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 have to be these beauties…

Style 2151

This fit and flare dress has the prettiest sleeves; nude Italian tulle with stunning Guipure lace appliqué along the shoulders and sleeve hems give an illusion effect. 2151 also has covered buttons all the way down the back and skirt, right the way to hem.

2151 wedding dress from the Mikaella Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection
2151

Style 2155

This dress is so feminine and so flattering with its beautiful mesh tulle skirt and gathered deep v-neckline on the fitted bodice. The double beaded spaghetti straps of 2155 are a pretty addition to this exquisite wedding dress.

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Paloma Blanca A/W Bridal Collection 2017 - 4752 Dress

Paloma Blanca Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection

Luxury bridal designer Paloma Blanca offers a high-end, couture-like option for opulent brides and has just launched a beautiful new collection of dresses for autumn/winter 2017.

The Paloma Blanca Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection focuses on the effortlessly elegant, glamorous bride; the woman who envisages walking down the aisle in the dress of her dreams, looking and feeling a million dollars.

Paloma Blanca A/W Bridal Collection 2017 - 4752 Dress

Silk is a material that features heavily throughout the new range, which helps to signify luxury and sophistication. The collection also includes intricate Chantilly lace and layers of organza which create truly stunning, statement pieces. With everything from daring plunges, to classic sweetheart necklines, there’s a design to suit each and every taste. This really is an exquisite collection of wedding dresses.

“The Paloma Blanca bride is a classic beauty with an eye for demure cuts and deluxe fabrics.”

Style #4750

Our favourite dress in the Paloma Blanca A/W 2017 collection is style #4750. With a multi-tiered organza skirt and plunging V-neckline, this dress is stunning. We love the organza beaded Chantilly lace bodice with V-neckline, piping detail around the neckline and cross-over spaghetti straps at back. Such a head-turner!

4750 wedding dress from the Paloma Blanca Autumn/Winter 2017 Bridal Collection
4750

Style #4754

This dress wowed us the first time we saw the incredible full circle skirt with pockets. #4754 features a deep plunging neckline bodice with double beaded bands across the midriff and waist. The V-shaped Italian tulle inserts at the side seams on the bodice really add extra interest to this pretty wedding dress.

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