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Real Wedding: Nicole & Chris

Nicole (who wore Tara Keely style 2917) and Christopher were married on a chilly February Sunday at the legendary Cà d’ Zan mansion (part of the Ringling Brothers museum) in Sarasota, FL. The mansion, known as “the last of the Gilded Age mansions”, reflects all the romance and decadence of Venetian Gothic architecture. “I loved how the look of our location made it seem like we were in some other country.” (more…)

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Real Wedding: Molly & Luke

It was a beautiful ceremony!  We were married in Nevada’s oldest Catholic church, so it felt special to be surrounded by such history while saying our vows in front of our family and friends.  My Godmother played the organ and I was so excited to walk down the aisle in my beautiful Alvina Valenta gown.  I felt amazing. Luke’s in the Army, so we started our new life together with a kiss under the ‘saber arch’. (more…)

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Behind the Scenes

For the first time, JLM Couture is letting the public go behind the scenes at their photo shoots, runway shows, and design meetings. In this series we’ll show you a glimpse of the inspiration and collaboration that goes into creating a successful collection and campaign. You’ll see the gowns evolve from sketch to runway, to gracing the pages of magazines, to finally making their debut in select bridal salons worldwide.

First up… the Jim Hjelm Occasions photo shoot. This shoot takes place over the course of three days in New York City, and is the result of weeks of preparation. Watch as our dedicated team of talented artists and stylists transform an empty studio into one of the most recognized ad campaigns in the industry. Take a peek behind the scenes at the Occasions shoot, and be sure to check back for updates on our upcoming Spring 2011 collection!

Video by Anton Young and Grant Perigo
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Behind the Scenes | Today Show Wedding

TODAY Show is throwing a wedding for one lucky couple, and we are thrilled to be part of it!

Lazaro’s “Retro Glam” bridal gown (style 3059), shown here with Carley Roney (wedding expert and maven of The Knot) has made it into the final four.

It’s up to you to choose which look the bride and groom will wear on their big day, so don’t forget to vote RETRO GLAM !

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Lazaro goes “Retro Glam” on Today Show

This gorgeous art-deco inspired bridal gown (style 3059) from Lazaro’s Fall 2010 collection was featured on this morning’s segment of TODAY Throws a Wedding.

Shown in ivory, the luxuriously embroidered net gown features a curved neckline and empire bodice with a crystal motif, while tiered chiffon ruffles cascade down an A-line skirt ending in an elegant sweep train.

Dubbed “Retro Glam” by The Knot’s Carley Roney, this gown combines vintage elegance with modern glamour, making it a favorite among Lazaro fans.

Vote for Lazaro’s “Retro Glam” gown here!

To watch the TODAY Show segment, click here.

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Real Wedding: Andrea & Darko

“My Wedding Gown Found Me…”

May 21, 2010

I can honestly say that my wedding gown found me… my wedding gown was the first and only dress I tried on. The minute I had it on I just knew “this was the dress for me”. The luxurious fabric and delicate embroidery was so unique, yet had a traditional look with a modern edge to it. I can only describe it as “romantic” and that became the theme for my wedding. (more…)

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Editorial Feature: Lazaro

Lazaro’s inspiration for his Fall 2010 bridal collection was “Alice in Wonderland”, and we love how this story in the Brides September issue captures the whimsical feeling of his “Mad Hatter” gown!

This floral silk jacquard ball gown, the finale piece of Lazaro’s Fall 2010 collection, features a ballerina sweetheart bodice, hand-painted flowers cascading down the back, and sweep train.

To view the Lazaro Fall 2010 runway show, click here.

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