Tag: modern-day princess

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, 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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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

ASTORIA: Mini Lookbook

Off-the-shoulder bohemian lace wedding gown with cathedral lace train by Lauren Elaine Bridal

A bohemian dream, “Astoria” by Lauren Elaine features layers of luminous chiffon and gauzy scalloped lace with ruffled off-the-shoulder sleeves, and an optional detachable cathedral train. SHOP ASTORIA here.  SHOP ASTORIA HERE. Model: Jessica Minter | Photography: ULE Digital

Bridal Fashion Week Collection Preview

Today, we’re very excited to share this special preview of our newest October releases for Bridal Fashion Week! These beauties will be making their full debuts online during October, and they are now available for fittings/viewing at our October/November Trunk Show at the Lauren Elaine Style House in Los Angeles. Book your appointment here. For this special

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Now on Newsstands: The Knot Fall 2016 featuring Lauren Elaine Bridal

See Alyssa Campanella's custom Lauren Elaine wedding gown and reception dress in the Fall 2016 Issue of The Knot magazine!

Be sure to pick up your Fall 2016 Issue of The Knot for a feature on Alyssa Campanella’s custom Lauren Elaine wedding gown, reception gown, and bridesmaids gowns for her royal-inspired California wedding, and a gorgeous photo spread captured by The Why We Love! We’ll be sharing more images shortly, as well as an exclusive

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