Check out the trends that sweeped the NYC bridal runway shows this season—perfect for the bride-to-be who is looking to make a statement on her big day!
One of the hottest looks for fall 2012 is the peplum, an angular ruffle that juts out from the dress, creating a unique and modern look.
The go-to fabric this season, lace is ideal for brides with timeless style. Whether you choose an entire gown made from this material or even just some well-placed accents, lace adds loads of texture and romance.
The lace overlay on this Anjolique Classic gown is ultra-feminine, ideal for girlie brides. View the entire Anjolique Classic collection here!
Accent a lace bodice with a bejeweled belt, like this Magnolia by Marionat mermaid. View the entire Magnolia by Marionat collection here!
Ivory and white will always be mainstays, but pops of bold color reigned supreme this season.
The wide belt on this pink Isaac Mizrahi gown cinches you in at the waist, creating an ultra-flattering shape. The cotton-candy hue would fit right in at a ballroom. View the entire Isaac Mizrahi collection here!
This "something blue" Oscar de la Renta gown made waves this season. View the entire Oscar de la Renta collection here!
4. Illusion Detailing
Illusion necklines are demure yet potent—add sparkle or go for a unique shape.
5. Unique Necklines
This season marked a dramatic departure from traditional sweetheart and strapless styles.
—Christina Hedges and Grace Gavilanes