We know that its a little bit late to scout for wedding gown for June brides. Its already May and what you should be doing by now is pampering herself at the spa and finalizing the details of the details of the details of your wedding. But, for last minute “Emergencies”, we are not saying the “E” word to scare you, but just in case that your wedding gown designer just happened to magically miss the deadline, we just like to share some wedding gown ideas as Plan B. Ready? Of course you are.
Wedding Gown Ideas
Grace Kelly Inspired Wedding Gown
The Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Kate Middleton was not only a “history repeats itself” moment because even Kate’s wedding gown was actually inspired by the wedding gown of Grace Kelly. The story of Kelly and Prince Rainer III of Monaco was the original “commoner turned princess” story. Kelly’s wedding gown was designed by Helen Rose, a costume designer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
The wedding gown of Grace Kelly was a masterpiece which consisted of a bodice with an attached under-bodice and skirt support. It was worn with two petticoats, with one being an attached foundation. The entire wedding attire was consists of a headdress,veil, shoes and the lace-and-pearl encrusted prayer book which she carried down the aisle.
Fact is, both princesses’ wedding gowns were so iconic that their gowns each have its own wikipedia page. Even you know that’s a big deal.
No White Wedding Gown For Me
Oh you love crayons, and rainbows and colors you say? No worries. Bride nowadays like to think outside the box. They explore more unconventional ideas and steer clear from traditional white wedding gowns.
For example, although not real-life weddings, Leighton Meester’s Gossip Girl character Blair Waldorf worn a blue hand-embellished Elie Saab couture dress; while BFF Serena Van Der Woodsen played by Blake Lively, worn a gold and white strapless Georges Chakra couture gown.
Those examples are on TV but for the out-of-the-tv screen examples, we have Gwen Stefani officially pioneering the pink trend when she wore her pink wedding gown designed by John Galliano for Dior.
The Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco wore a petal pink Vera Wang gown her Big Bang Wedding. Jessica Biel also wore a strapless pink Giambattista Valli gown on her wedding with singer Justin Timberlake.
Cocktail Length Wedding Gown
KISS. Keep It Short and Simple… Keira Knightley wore a cocktail length dress for her wedding. It’s a strapless white dress designed Chanel where Knightley is an endorser. Sadly, her white wedding dress is now ruined because she spilled red wine all over it. The actress said that she can remove red wine stain on it, but if she can’t, she’s still happy. To quote her “a good night is a good night”. Indeed Keira. Indeed.
So whether you’re off to elope to get married in Vegas or a wedding gown emergency just happened, no need to turn bridezilla girl… These ideas are totally wedding-worthy!