Friday, August 17, 2018


Wedding Dresses from the top dress designers from around the world. From Vera Wang to Alan Hannah, Amanda Wakeley, Caroline Castigliano, Katya Katya Shehurina

The highlights We loved every minute of New York Bridal Fashion Week, but our highlight had to be the live proposal on Watters' runway - such a beautiful moment! But what of the dresses?! We had Viennese ballgowns from Elie...

2018 Wedding Dress Trends

There’s already been so much inspiration this year, and it’s only February! With our forward look to 2018 wedding trends
What’s not to love about Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week?! Utterly decadent, gloriously exuberant and infinitely indulgent, this year’s offerings on the bridal circuit are nothing short of fabulous and eminently swoon-worthy

MUSE by Berta

MUSE by Berta - Here at 5 Star Wedding Directory we adore looking over a new bridal line and it was love at first sight when we were introduced to MUSE by BERTA.
Inspired by texture and light, Lyn Ashworth’s collection for 2018 is luxuriously sophisticated. We adore the ruffles, twinkle and tulle that is scattered throughout the Daydreamer collection,
New York Bridal Fashion Week 2017 - As always, New York Bridal Fashion Week had a jam-packed schedule. But in spite of this, coming hot on the heels of the international fashion weeks, this week seemed to bring a shade of calm with it.

Heavenly Hayley Paige

Hayley Paige debuted her Fall 2017 line at Bridal Fashion Week, and we love it. But as we await the release of these creations, we’ve drifted away with some
“Walking barefoot, hand in hand with her true love. A dreamer, a true romantic, a free-spirited bride who knows her own style and is not afraid to express her individuality.” – Charlotte Balbier describes the Balbier brideBohemian Blush is...
'Do You Speak Bride?' seminar This morning world-renowned bridal coach Wendy Rivera delivered an inspiring seminar on 'How to create a unique experience that sets

Pretty pastels

With summer almost upon us, the world somehow feels lighter and with it go the colour palettes. Turning from deep purple and blissful burgundy to light, fresh, airy pastels. We adore the pretty tones, but how do you go about weaving them...
New York Bridal Fashion Week is over and once again we’ve loved seeing what bridal designers have created to proudly display on the catwalk. Here’s a little round up of our favourites! Monique Lhuillier went classic, with cute gloves and...
Paloma Blanca and sister label Mikaella Bridal launch their A/W 2017 collections Luxury bridal designer, Paloma Blanca and sister label Mikaella Bridal have just unveiled their incredible new collections. For A/W 2017, both brands have focused on the effortlessly elegant,...

Vera Wang Spring 2017

You always know you’re going to get something a little bit different with a Vera Wang Bridal collection – and this Spring’s offering is no different.
Bridal wear designers from across the globe will be at London’s Battersea Evolution this May, to showcase their 2018 collections at world renowned trade show White Gallery London.
The Rita Colson 2017 Collection, is designed for the fashion forward bride celebrating the nostalgia of tradition whilst embracing creativity and style.
Sensing a niche in the fashion business after a frustrating search for her own bridal gown, Vera Wang entered the bridal ... business in 1990 with the financial backing of her father. In less than two decades she's been able to parlay her bridal success into books
The 2016 new Charlotte Balbier, ‘Willa Rose’ collection captivates a bride’s imagination with Bohemian free-spirited designs.with Bohemian free-spirited designs to take Balbier brides on a magical journey. Here are a few of our favourites from her collection.
Jenny Packham Spring 2016 Wedding Dress Collection From contemporary to classic Jenny Packham creates gowns creating the perfect gown
Her elegant creations are regarded as a benchmark for wedding gown styles for the year ahead and her show was the culmination of ITA’s second annual wedding event.

Key Bridal Trends For 2014

We wanted to share these key bridal trends for 2014 with you from Dajana Basic. Dajana creates dresses that are made for the young fashionable bride who likes to look iconic and elegant on her wedding day.
By far the most important part of the wedding day is the gown, other than the vows and the commitment that is made; obviously… the choice of gown can be a hard decision to make. Many of us think we...
The new collection encompasses Castigliano’s signature silhouette, which is unquestionably feminine and effortlessly elegant. Her unique ability to cut and construct garments, enables her to create a gown that is confident and sexy, yet exudes a deep sense of...
Award-winning bridal boutique, Lace Bridal is staging the event of the season with an exclusive and star-studded preview of the 2014 English Heritage Collection from Caroline Castigliano.North West brides are invited to view the UK premiere showcase of the...
London’s leading designer bridal event, White Gallery London 2013, continued to delight on day two with four fabulous designer catwalk shows. Opening the show on day two was Stephanie Allin, who followed on from her highly successful 2013 collection by...