For designer Amsale Aberra, widely credited as the inventor of the modern wedding dress, it all started with a single dress: her own. Wanting to find a more modern silhouette for her own wedding day, Amsale found her options limited. Eschewing the overly dramatic and ornate dresses that were trending at the time, Amsale created her own pared-down design, elegant in its simplicity and quiet in its impact, with a distinct drama that felt modern and personal all at once. The result has become a collection that’s been built over decades, and one that will continue to endure in the age of modern romance
The Italian De Capitani sisters have cultivated a style that reveals an image of the modern bride who is exquisitely in tune with the times. Great care and attention is paid to the dress details to make everything appear natural and self-assured, while never leaving anything to chance. Creativity, commitment, and continual stylistic research are elements which have made Le Spose di Gio dresses unique for over 30 years.
Now led by Mira and Lihi Zwillinger, the mother-daughter design team are the international luxury evening and bridal wear designers behind this couture atelier fashion house.
Monique Lhuillier is one of the leading innovators in terms of design, quality and brand image. Her sensual silhouettes and intricate embroideries lend an elegant touch of youthful glamour.
Oscar de la Renta is one of the world’s pre-eminent fashion designers. Expanding the collection to include bridal in 2006 the gowns are created for the bride who has a strong sense of her femininity.
Sareh Nouri is a New York based wedding gown designer with designs that are not only romantic and feminine but timeless and sophisticated as well.