Tag: modern-day princess

MAIDEN: Mini LookBook

Fairytale ball gown wedding dresses by Lauren Elaine

Introducing our newest beauty, fair “Maiden.” Exquisite strapless sweetheart A-line ball gown with decadently layered french lace, nette, and organza skirt with horsehair hemline and cascading cathedral train. Show-stopping corset style lace illusion bodice features floral appliqué detailing and decadent crystal and bead detailing. SHOP “Maiden” here. Advertisements

ONCE UPON A SEAM: In Love and Fashion | 10 year Anniversary

Lauren Elaine In Love and Fashion Once Upon A Seams Video

10 years ago, I fell madly in love with my best friend.  I also fell in love with Fashion…and together, we embarked on one crazy adventure. And what a journey it’s been. To celebrate our 10 years in love and fashion, I’m sharing this special episode of ‘Once Upon a Seam.’  It’s a look back

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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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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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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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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,

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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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GISELLE: Mini LookBook

Dance in the graceful beauty of “Giselle” by Lauren Elaine. Layers of gauzy horsehair-trimmed tulle petals twirl under a classic embroidered lace sweetheart bodice with softest blushing nude underlay. Shop “GISELLE” here. SHOP GISELLE HERE. Model: Sabyr Omens | Photography: ULE Digital

VIDEO DIARY: Bridal Fashion Week | The Knot Gala 2016

An inside look at the 2016 Knot Gala and Bridal Fashion week in New York with Designer Lauren Elaine of Lauren Elaine Bridal

Last month, I traveled to New York for Bridal Fashion Week and the 20th Anniversary Annual Knot Gala!  Here’s a look at some of my Bridal Fashion Week adventures, a glimpse at the making of our newest collection, as well as an inside peek at the “Fete des Reves” Knot Magazine party 20 years in

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Fleur: Mini Lookbook

Fleur by Lauren Elaine look book cover photo

Something magical and something blue awaits in “Fleur” by Lauren Elaine. Layers of pewter mist and ivory tulle twirl on a ball gown silhouette with metallic brocade bodice and flower detailing on horsehair petals. Shop FLEUR here.    SHOP FLEUR HERE. Model: Jessica Minter | Photography: ULE Digital