Tag: cathedral train

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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Lakiska’s Decadent and Dazzling Custom “Arabelle” in Dallas

Bride Lakiska poses in a custom Lauren Elaine "Arabelle" gown with detachable cathedral train.

Dripping in decadent details, Dallas, TX bride Lakiska tied the knot with a bash fit for a modern-day Queen. Decked out in a custom Lauren Elaine “Arabelle” gown, complete with detachable pearl detailing and a cathedral train stretching for over 8ft, Lakiska said ‘I do’ to fiance Dewayne at the Piazza in the Village, followed

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EPIPHANY: Mini Lookbook

Sleek and sexy, “Epiphany” by Lauren Elaine is a satin mermaid  silhouette with sparkle nude illusion lace open back and on a princess-cut form-fit body with crystal straps. Dramatic feathered tulle skirt features exquisite sparkle lace petals with horsehair hem details and full detachable cathedral train.  Shop EPIPHANY, and schedule a consultation or fitting with

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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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Lynnel’s Custom Caribbean Mermaid

Bride Lynnel wears a custom Lauren Elaine Bridal Jasmine mermaid lace wedding dress with crystal bolero and cathedral train

Gown Featured: customized “Jasmine” by Lauren Elaine Once upon a time in Trinidad & Tobago, a bride named Lynnel tied the knot to her Prince Mairiga, and celebrated her ‘happily ever after’ with a Caribbean carnival-themed wedding fit for a queen!  Under a canopy of palm trees, and a rainbow of lights,  Lynnel looked straight

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EMBER: Mini Lookbook

Lauren Elaine "Ember" illusion mermaid wedding gown with cathedral train

Light a fire in smoldering “Ember” from Lauren Elaine. Luxurious embroidered corded lace cascades into spectacular a mermaid/trumpet silhouette with peek-a-boo kick pleats, cathedral train, and appliqué floral bodice with nude illusion underlay. Shop EMBER here.  SHOP EMBER here Model: Sabyr Omens | Photography: ULE Digital

CATANIA: Mini Lookbook

Catania wedding gown by Lauren Elaine Bridal with huge ball gown tulle skirt

Glow in the encompassing beauty of “Catania” by Lauren Elaine Bridal. A stunning backless design with optional lace-up ribbon pairs with exquisite corded lace and peplum detailing on a mesmerizing mermaid silhouette.  SHOP CATANIA here. SHOP CATANIA HERE Model: Jessica Minter | Photography: ULE Digital

Wedding Bells for Michelle: Glittering and Glossy in “Jasmine”

GOWN FEATURED:  A custom “Jasmine” by Lauren Elaine. Mermaid gowns ooze glamour. They drip with drama, and they command a room (and reception!) like no other silhouette. They’re stylishly modern, and feel right at home at a glittering and glossy wedding celebration.  Need an example?  Have a look at these beyond brilliant images (and video teaser),

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