Designer Disney Princesses

Last year, Harrod’s of London unveiled a collection of gowns inspired by the Disney Princesses–each one created by a different Designer.  My favorite? Definitely Oscar de la Renta’s ‘Snow White.’ While I’m biased because Snow White is my all-time favorite fairytale character, I love his literal and magical take on this classic. You can view

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Mary Chandler’s Scarlet Prom

Because it’s Prom Season, and we’ve never featured a custom Prom gown in our “Epilogue” section, I thought I’d share this scarlet, sweetheart creation we did for one of my favorite customers–my cousin Mary Chandler in Grayson, Georgia. Last year I worked with Mary Chandler to design a soft, silvery gray Prom gown, with beading

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Swept from the Sea.

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BEHIND-THE-SCENES: Laine by Lauren Elaine SS2013

  This past Monday we shot a “shipwrecked” themed lookbook for the new ‘LAINE by Lauren Elaine’ SS2013 collection in Malibu, CA. I had so much fun working with models Samantha Sergeant (returning ‘face’ of LAINE) and Kayla Renee Lewis, and styling them up with a huge collection of seashell and flower crowns.  And with

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Throwback Thursday: Mirage Collection

In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, a look at the very first collection shoot for the ‘Lauren Elaine’ brand- photographed by Mike Byerly and featuring models Erin Cummings and Llana Baron, shot on location in the Mojave desert.  Oh so long ago…

Exotic Bridal

A little over a week ago, I had the opportunity to photograph model and friend Samantha Sergeant (@SamSergeant) at this amazing moroccan-styled mansion in the canyons overlooking Malibu and Pt. Mugu.  Here are some finished photos.  All accessories and gowns by Lauren Elaine Bridal.  For ordering, contact