This simplistic, elegant styled shoot, beautifully captured by Kristen Weaver Photography, takes a twist on the old English wedding tradition “Something olde, Something new, Something borrowed, Something blue” which you will see photographed throughout the blog. This seaside styled shoot features three of the most lovely Tara Keely wedding dresses, designed by Lazaro Perez.
Although it may seem like it, the perfect wedding dress doesn’t just pop out of your dreams. It’s the result of a designer delicately weaving inspiration together with hard work. To give us better insight of how a wedding dress is made start to finish, Jessica Williams, who designs both the Alvina Valenta and Ti Adora collections, brings me into her New York City design studio. So come behind the seams with us and take a look at the steps involved in creating the perfect Alvina Valenta bridal gown.
A big congratulations is in order for our fabulous JLM Boutique. The boutique won the “Best Dress Shop in LA” in California Wedding Day’s new Winter issue, “Best of 2015.” This is the second consecutive year the boutique has received this honor. Click here to see full list of the categories and winners. Three cheers for JLM Boutique!!
You may be surprised by all the various silhouettes when it comes to choosing a wedding gown. That’s why it’s so important to understand all their differences before you even start your shopping! On the JLM Couture website, the style search tab allows you to search bridal and bridesmaids gowns by “silhouette.” But to give you a leg up on your quest for the perfect fit, here is a quick guide of the various wedding gown silhouettes!
Shopping for bridesmaid dresses can get a bit chaotic if you’re not prepared. To help you out, I’ve made a list of things you should know before you start the process. This list is in no particular order, but trust me: just follow them all and you will be a stress-free bride! (Although I must say number 5 on the list is vitally important.) If you follow these tips, you’ll be celebrating with a few glasses of champagne after a successful day!
After a tremendous New York Bridal Week, we wrapped it up with dancing and a few glasses of champagne at two of the most fabulous parties of the year! Our three designers and the JLM team rocked it at Martha Stewarts Weddings party to the theme of the night “Come Shine With Me”, we had a sparkletastic time! We then made our way to the 5th Anniversary of the Knot Gala, which took place one of the most iconic buildings in Manhattan, The New York Public Library. As you will see from the below pictures, we had the most fun!
Our fabulous in-house designers Hayley Paige, Jessica Williams and Lazaro Perez have stunned the industry with their striking collections for the upcoming season. Just two weeks ago they showcased their exquisite Spring 16′ collections on the runway for New York Bridal Week. Below, I will go through some of the hottest trends and get you excited for whats to come!
Jessica Baron was the lucky winner of the #OnTheRunwayWithLazaro Instagram contest. The contest was open to all Lazaro brides or brides-to-be who were asked to post a photo of their Lazaro shopping experience and the winner would win a trip to the JLM Runway Show in New York City! The lovely Jessica from South Carolina had entered the competition posting this photo of her shopping in the beautiful store, London & Lace. Look at how happy and gleaming she is shopping for her Lazaro gown!