portraits of a princess bride
Modern Trousseau “Wallis” in diamond white tulle at Wedding Belles (891-1005, www.weddingbellesneworleans.com); La Sposa jeweled ribbon belt at Bustles & Bows; modern princess-cut diamond ring, estate pearl and diamond necklace and pearl and diamond chandelier earrings.
By Lisa Tudor | Photographed by Theresa Cassagne | Makeup by Cat Wall | Hair by Niki Walker for Niki Walker Salon
Flowers by Stephen Sonnier for Dunn & Sonnier | Fine Jewelry by Valobra Jewelry-Antiques | Model Margaret Covert
Floating gowns of tulle, organza petals and lace; fragrant ribbon-wrapped bouquets, and sparkling diamond jewelry provide the luscious fashion counterpoint to the recently restored Old-World elegance of The Chicory, a Warehouse District venue that captures the spirit of New Orleans in its expansive wrought-iron balcony, polished plank floors and exposed brick walls.