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Spring 2015 – The Bridal Party

Trend Report As you know, we just got back from the National Bridal Market in Chicago.  I created a Spring 2015 Trend Report, and each will focus on the key trends within Color, Bridal, Accessories, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen. Topic: THE BRIDAL PARTY Bridesmaids: "Complimenting the Bride" - Fabrications in Bridesmaid dresses are following the same trends within Bridal. Lace Mix - You have seen this trend as it has been around for the last couple [...]

Spring 2015 – Accessory Trends

Trend Report As you know, we just got back from the National Bridal Market in Chicago.  I created a Spring 2015 Trend Report, and each will focus on the key trends within Color, Bridal, Accessories, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen. Topic: ACCESSORY TRENDS "Making a Statement" - As dresses become more simplistic, designers are amping up their look using statement jewelry and accessories. Cape & Capelets - Choose from tulle to lace to embellished that not only [...]

Spring 2015 – Bridal Trends

Trend Report As you know, we just got back from the National Bridal Market in Chicago.  I created a Spring 2015 Trend Report, and each will focus on the key trends within Color, Bridal, Accessories, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen. Topic: BRIDAL TRENDS "Less is More" - Bridal gowns silhouettes are simplifying in either silhouette and/or embellishment. 30s Glam - Slim silhouette with LOTS of glitter.  You will stand out in this dress, Modern Minimalism - No [...]

Spring 2015 – Color Trends

Trend Report As you know, we just got back from the National Bridal Market in Chicago.  I created a Spring 2015 Trend Report, and each will focus on the key trends within Color, Bridal, Accessories, Bridesmaids, and Groomsmen. Topic: COLOR Color is an important topic because it will influence all of your other purchase decisions... from your attire to the reception.  For Bridal, non-traditional colors continue to make a big splash on the runway.  For [...]

Accessory Edition

Bridal Veils are not just a traditional prop. In this "Get the Look" Accessory Edition, the focus is on bridal veil trends.  According to Confetti Daydreams, "Although traditional... bridal veils are more than just a pretty piece of netting and lace to be popped over your head."  They are outfit completers.  Below is a bride who demonstrated three ways of how of a different veil can completely change her look. Three bridal veil trends: Birdcage [...]

Modern Destination

"Get the look that you're in Paradise... even if you're not." This isn't a typical "destination wedding."  The couple was able to pull it off without going to an exotic location.  The wedding was set in Miami, Florida at the James Hotel.  When I think of destination weddings, I also typically think of Bohemian, flowy dresses, but I love how this bride modernized her look with a satin mermaid gown.  She also had some fun [...]

New Wedding Blogger in Town!

Thank you for visiting Ella Park Bridal's newest blog! Let's be honest.  Shopping for your wedding day is exciting but can also be stressful.  You have so many things to think about... your bridal gown, bridesmaids, mother-of-the-bride, flower girl dresses, and tuxes.  You make an appointment at a bridal store, and you see so many beautiful gowns, but it becomes hard to envision the total package. So... that's where I come in. I'm going to [...]

NEW! Michael Kors Suits

ANNOUNCEMENT: Two New Michael Kors Tuxedos are now Available!Ella Park Bridal is proud to offer two slim fit suits to our Michael Kors Collection for 2016.  This will expand our men's formal wear collection to three designs from this highly-acclaimed designer to choose from for your wedding day.  As an alternative to the traditional high shine of formal shoes, we will offer two new oxford shoes -- cognac and black to pair with the new [...]

Bridesmaid Dresses

Bari Jay's Bridesmaid BLISS "Let your Bridesmaid shine in gowns that are as unique as they are... in silhouettes that flatter their shapes and colors that highlight their best attributes.  Bari Jay bridesmaid dresses are stylish, elegant, and custom-made to make every bridesmaid feel like a treasured part of your wedding day. Authorized bridal retailers (like Ella Park Bridal) have the knowledge and experience to help you create a sophisticated color story for your bridesmaid [...]

Bridal Gowns

Justin Alexander AS SEEN IN: Bridal Guide in the Nov/Dec 2014 Edition on page 131. Spring is in the air at Ella Park Bridal... Spring 2015 that is.  One of our bridal gown designers, Justin Alexander was just awarded "Best Bridal Collection 2014" by Perfect Wedding.  Their Spring 2015 Collection is now in stores, and we could not be more excited.  You can find this stunning fit-and-flare, lace dress  in the latest Bridal Guide and [...]