Tag: custom gown design

Yesenia’s Custom California “Capella”

Happy Sunday! And happy early Thanksgiving! We’re thankful for our amazing brides, and thankful we get to be a small part of these real life fairytales. Today, we’re kicking off a series of swoon-worthy real bride blog features with stunner bride Yesenia, and her custom “Capella” gown for her wedding in Los Angeles, California this

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Natanie’s Fairytale “Epiphany” at Lake Bled

Bride Natanie wears a custom Lauren Elaine "Epiphany" wedding dress at Lake Bled, Slovenia

A picture is worth a thousand words…. …until it leaves you absolutely speechless. Such is the case for these most magical and surreally beautiful images by Aisha Khan, of Natanie and Mark, and their modern-day fairytale wedding elopement at Lake Bled, Slovenia. A few years ago I shared a photo on Instagram of this beautiful

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Bryanna’s Marvelous Mermaid Masquerade at the Mission Inn

Bride Bryanna wears a custom Lauren Elaine Arabelle mermaid wedding dress with 10ft cathedral train at the Mission Inn Hotel

Sometimes a theme and location come together to create a most magical wedding backdrop.    Case in point: today’s feature. From the personal details, down to the decor, Bride Bryanna’s masquerade-themed wedding at the Mission Inn in Riverside, Ca is a shining example of an unforgettable, and next level wedding fit for a modern-day fairytale. 

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Julia’s Lavish and Luxe “Arabelle” Affair at Rancho Las Lomas

Brace yourself. What you’re about to see is a wedding dream…come true! Not a detail overlooked, Bride Julia’s lavish and luxe outdoor wedding in Orange County, CA is the stuff of fairytales…and magazines. Mixing the most romantic pink and gold color palette with pops of Southern California colors (lots of terracottas and turquoise compliments of

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Amanda’s Golden and Glamorous Custom “Epiphany” at Blackhawk Country Club

Bride Amanda's custom Lauren Elaine "Epiphany" gown with detachable cathedral train

With a healthy dose of glamour, and a dash of Golden State magic, Bride Amanda tied the knot to groom Logan in a celebration fit for a modern-day California fairytale.  Against the storybook-worthy backdrop of rolling hills and castle-esque architecture at Blackhawk Country Club, Amanda said ‘I do’ with the ultimate sidekick: her Golden Doodle

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Alex’s Seaside San Diego Celebration in “Capella”

Bride Alex's wedding at the Thurdsay Club in San Diego and her custom Lauren Elaine "Capella" Gown

Set against an incredible ocean view backdrop, with shades of pastels and pops of reds, picture-perfect couple Alex and Matt tied the knot at the Thursday Club in picture-perfect San Diego, CA in January. A mix of sophisticated glamour and old world charm, this wedding exudes style. Regal and romantic, and wearing a custom “Capella”

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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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Allyson’s Custom “Calais” in Wine Country

Bride Allyson wears a custom Lauren Elaine "Calais" bridal gown at Whispering Rose Ranch in Santa Ynez, CA.

It’s no secret that I love Santa Ynez wine country. So anytime I learn that one of our brides is tying the knot in this little slice of California paradise, I can’t wait to see the photos! And for bride Allyson, her ‘happily ever after’ in Santa Ynez was nothing short of breathtaking- illustrated by

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Logan’s First ‘Lauren Elaine’

Today I’m sharing a look at a very special custom gown, designed for a very special little lady.  Later this year, my sister-in-law Janna will be welcoming her first daughter, Logan Kai, into the world…and I can’t wait to be an Aunt!  I also couldn’t wait to start playing dress-up and dreaming up all things

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EPILOGUE: Courtney’s Ocean Green Gown

This September, my cousin Tyler married his fiancé Michael in beautiful Santa Barbara, CA.  While each groom’s brother served as their respective ‘Best Man’, Tyler’s sister Courtney walked him down the aisle.  When they started planning for the wedding, Courtney asked if I could design her something unique and special.  She didn’t want a typical

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