Modern Love

Makeup by Meggan Ory / Hair by Monique Munoz / Models Marcy Dufrene, Andre Bourgeois  / Photographed at The Moore by Twelve Seasons Catering

Subtle sparkle, floral appliques and peekaboo lace make these gowns the perfect complement to a modern love story. Trending design details like the sheer corset bodice and square neckline for her and brocade jackets and pastel suits for the groom offer a fresh take on tradition. 

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MLL Martina Liana Luxe square-neck gown with beaded and textured lace appliques, sheer bodice, scalloped teardrop train and tulle hem; Toni Federici “Alana” veil and Haute Bride earrings at Town & Country

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Sottero & Midgley “Fairfax” mermaid gown with sequin lace motif over tulle and plunge illusion neckline at James & B Bridal House

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Lazaro “Ines” mermaid gown in blush petal embroidered tulle over Chantilly lace with corset bodice and chapel train at Linen Jolie

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Ike Behar navy blue two-button “Collin” suit with vest at John’s Tuxedos & Suits

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Ike Behar single-button peak “Xavier” charcoal tuxedo at Rome’s Tuxedos

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Kent & Park Brocade jacket and companion tie at Tuxedos to Geaux

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West End
three-piece
suit at Tuxedos to Geaux

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Monique Lhuillier “Larissa” sheer lace strapless gown at I Do Bridal Couture. A lovely, textural combination of lisianthus, roses, dusty miller, scabiosa, helleborus, estrangea, eucalyptus and Veronica, by Grow With Us Florist.

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Lillian West by Justin Alexander “Maeve” lace A-line gown with square neckline, scoop back and allover embroidered leaf motif at Bliss Bridal. A lush, free-form bouquet of white anemone, White Cloud garden roses, burgundy astrantia, Brunia berries, eucalyptus gunnii, Veronica, Lamb’s Ear, white ranunculus and pink astilbe, The Plant Gallery.

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Lace and tulle A-line, scoop back “Michele” gown with chiffon and organza 3-D petal appliques in graduating size from sheer bodice to hemline at MaeMe The Bridal Boutique. This organic bouquet contains a delicate mix of dahlias, lisianthus, ranunculus, bupleurum, sedum, bleached ruscus, jasmine, nagi, bleached grass and pink Majolica spray roses, by Kim Starr Wise Floral Events.

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Rue de Seine “Little Rock” lace gown over companion silk slip with high neck, cut sleeves and open back, at Unbridaled

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Allure Bridal strapless gown at Pearl’s Place with beaded appliques on English net sampled in nude/champagne/ivory/nude/silver