Style to the Aisle Magazine Spring/Summer 2015 - Page 56

LOOKBOOK BRIDAL STYLING TIPS WITH C.K. ALEXANDER OF BROWNSTONE BRIDAL E very bride wants to look and feel fabulous on her wedding day. Achieving the perfect bridal look, whether it be boho chic or old Hollywood glam, all starts with the accessories. Accessories like a pair of vintage gloves or a textured headdress can transform your bridal look in an instant. Here are some tips on how to select the perfect bridal accessories that will compliment your bridal style and make you feel like a star on your wedding day. 1. Choose your dress first: The first step in creating your bridal look is finding the perfect wedding dress. Your wedding gown should speak to your unique style and compliment your shape. GOWN BY THEIA When selecting a wedding dress, also consider your wedding location and activities. If you plan to have a beach wedding you might want to consider lighter fabrics like silk or satin. If you plan to dance the night away, consider a gown that has a removal skirt or a tea length gown that allows you to move effortlessly. 2. Add a unique element to your look: Dare to be different! Who says that you have to wear all white on your wedding day. Display your style with a unique element like black vintage gloves or a headpiece with a pop of color. An unexpected design element that complements your gown and your style is a great way to showcase your one-of-a-kind fashion sense. DANDRIGEGLOVES, $65 56 STYLE TO THE AISLE SPRING/SUMMER 2015 57