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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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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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Home for the Holidays at Castle Vista

Los Angeles Bridal Designer Lauren Elaine shares a look at her home, Castle Vista, decorated for the Holidays.

‘Tis the season to deck the halls! And this year,  we’re celebrating our first Christmas in a new home, with a new puppy, and hosting family and friends for the Holidays — so I’ve gone all out!  We’ve been living in a construction war zone since moving into Castle Vista earlier this year and tackling

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White Friday New Releases

Lauren Elaine Bridal Los angeles White Friday New Releases

Happy White Friday! We’re getting in the engagement-season (or Holiday!) spirit by releasing 5 brand new sparkling Lauren Elaine beauties! Introducing “Iridessa,” “Elysian”, “Serendipity,” “Epiphany,” and “Lumen!” They’re now available for fittings exclusively at our Holiday Trunk Show event, running through December 20th!  Book your appointment online here, and click on an image below to

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All Aboard! Custom and Detachable Trains by Lauren Elaine Bridal

Wedding dress designer shares a history of wedding gown trains and offers advice on choosing the perfect train

A wedding is a once-in-a-lifetime event. And a once-in-a-lifetime event deserves a once-in-a-lifetime gown.  So it’s no wonder that trains are the most requested and customized wedding gown feature by our brides. Historically, trains were added to wedding gowns as a show of wealth and status. The longer and more extravagant the train, the more

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