Confession: I had no idea there were so many types of veils until I launched Triple B. (And I have two degrees from the Fashion Institute of Technology plus studied fashion in London, England.) The truth is, I highly doubt most women do. So when it is time to search for their own veil brides are typically clueless and feel daunted by the whole process. Ladies, refer to this when you go gown/veil shopping this weekend — whether you’re the bride, mother of the bride or a bridesmaid it could prove helpful. You’re welcome! [Read more...]
Great news for all you shoe lovers! Veteran fashion stylist June Ambrose (her client list includes Jay-Z and Mariah Carey) has collaborated with theme and the Home Shopping Network for a line of footwear. Unlike most celebrity stylists and high-end designer lines for mass retailers, one can actually imagine June wearing these shoes. (You guys know what I mean.) [Read more...]
Please enjoy the latest post from Triple B’s editorial style contributor Mabel Martinez and be sure to leave comments, folks!
Triple B recently had the opportunity to preview Nina’s latest Bridal Collection. Stunning wedding gowns and bridal accessories for every blushing bride were on display. Nina’s showroom also featured a panel discussion on the bridal industry today, the latest bridal trends and designers collections.
The panel featured designers, Jenny Yoo and Matthew Christopher along with Andrea Wasserman, national bridal director for Nordstrom. Yoo is best known for her easily convertible style dresses that’s available in a number of patterns and hues. Christopher, knows just when to add embellishment and embroidery. Wasserman, has become a go-to-designer for classic wedding gowns. [Read more...]
Happy Friday! Monique Lhuillier, the beloved fashion designer with the Hollywood set (Pink and Rashida Jones are fans) and known for her uber feminine wedding gowns is expanding to jewelry. [Read more...]
Today I’m sharing three quick yet useful bits of information regarding bridal fashion. Knowledge is power, right? Enjoy your weekend! [Read more...]
Triple B, I have a crush. I stumbled upon Jenny Packham’s 2013 bridal collection this week while doing research for a freelance story. Pure eye candy. The London-based designer has dressed stars like Kerry Washington and Jennifer Hudson on the red carpet. But really it’s her subtle details that have me swooning: the unexpected pleats and usage of lace (lace can be tricky as we have all seen in wedding gowns that resemble Quinceañera dresses) combined with the overall femininity the collection has — those Brits I tell ya. Take a look at more of my faves from the line yourself: [Read more...]
The attention given to lingerie worn on a bride’s wedding night and honeymoon doesn’t seem to be letting up anytime soon. Although I still think a basic ribbed tank and boy shorts are one of the sexiest things a woman can wear — and I’ve had, ahem, someone cosign this…Regardless of what your feelings are on sexy, lacy and over-the-top lingerie; it is safe to say most people wanna step up their game on their wedding night. Most of us are familiar with the likes of Agent Provocateur, La Perla, Victoria’s Secret and Frederick’s of Hollywood, right? But what about those brides who are larger than a size 12? Who caters to them? [Read more...]