On the Menu: A Valentine’s Day Tablescape and Feast

Raspberry sorbet topped with prosecco and candied coral reef accents

Over the past couple years, my husband’s discovered a passion (and hidden talent!) for cooking.  Much like design,  cooking is another creative outlet.  He loves putting together special menus and pairings for holiday meals and celebrations –and since we moved into our new home, I’ve become relatively obsessed with creating unique tablscapes to compliment the

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In Love and Fashion: Happy Valentine’s Day

Western fashion editorial at Red Rock Canyon with Bridal Designer Lauren Elaine

Nothing in the world compares to being in Love. And nothing makes me happier than celebrating that Love.  I’m grateful to get to celebrate Love on a daily basis, and be a part of each bride’s love story as they plan their wedding.  It’s an honor and a pleasure, and in February, it hits even

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February in Love: Los Angeles Bridal Trunk Show

Lauren Elaine Bridal Los Angeles Trunk Show February 2018

February is the month of love,  and to celebrate all things romance, we’re releasing new beauties every week at the Lauren Elaine Flagship Bridal Salon in Los Angeles— and hosting our ‘February in Love’ Trunk Show!! Be sure to book your appointment online for the ultimate bridal experience, and receive special extras when you say

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Destination Inspiration: Vasquez Rocks + “Zephyr” Gown Sneak Peek

Fashion Designer Lauren Elaine explores Vasquez Rocks with her Golden Retriever "Mojave"

As I mentioned in my last location feature post with “Elysian”, there’s no shortage of beautiful locations and backdrops in California. Whether for a photoshoot, elopement, or even a wedding, some of California’s most mesmerizing settings are right in LA’s backyard.  And with my curious little sidekick (Mojave is now almost 5 months old!), exploring

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Elysian: Lookbook + On Location

Lauren Elaine Elysian gown lookbook cover

Living in Southern California, there’s no shortage of breathtaking and beautiful places to capture our gowns. When photographing each of our gowns, I always try to select a location that highlights a gown’s special beauty, and captures the feeling you’ll have when wearing that gown.  “Elysian” is out of this world.  And she needed an

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Lauren Elaine Bridal Trunk Show in Houston, Texas

Book an appointment at the Lauren Elaine Bridal Salon Trunk Show event in Houston, Texas

  We had such an amazing time hosting our pop-up Lauren Elaine Style House ATX last year, that we’re coming back to Texas!  Lauren Elaine Bridal is coming to Houston with an exclusive Lauren Elaine Style Suite experience and trunk show event March 9th – 11th!  Our Style Suite trunk show events recreate the Lauren

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‘Yes’ to the Dress in 2018 at the Lauren Elaine Bridal Salon in Los Angeles

Satin mermaid wedding dresses on dispay at the Lauren Elaine Bridal salon in Los Angeles

In honor of the new year, we’re releasing so many new beauties every week at the newly expanded Lauren Elaine Style House Bridal Salon in Los Angeles — for our newly engaged brides in 2018! Be sure to book your appointment online for the ultimate bridal experience, and receive special extras when you say ‘yes’

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Vicky’s Magnificent Marriage in Magnolia

Bride Vicky wears a custom Lauren Elaine Magnolia ball gown wedding dress in Ivory

Against a storybook backdrop of tall pines and pastel palms, Bride Vicky tied the knot to fiancé Jonathan at a lakeside ceremony in Orange County, CA – fit for a fairytale.  Every bit the modern-day princess, Vicky rocked a custom strapless Lauren Elaine Magnolia gown, taking it for a twirl at her glistening Avenue of

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Extending the Olive Branch…Tablescape

Olive branch home decor and tablescapes by Lauren Elaine

When it comes to weddings, nothing puts a stamp on your wedding style and overall reception vibe better than a unique tablescape. One of the most carefully crafted and curated elements of a wedding, table decor sets the mood and feel for your reception, and creates a special atmosphere to compliment the meal being served.

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An Ultra Violet 2018

Fantasy ultra violet wedding photography by Lauren Elaine Bridal

Prepare for lift off. 2018 is almost here! Designing wedding gowns, I don’t play with color quite as often as I’d like.  Usually, my love of bold hues comes out when I photograph gowns – from candy-colored skies to rainbow lens flares – or in our Style House decor (I have this thing with Gladiolas.)

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