Parisian designer Rime Arodaky began her career as a junior designer in such renowned fashion houses as Sonia Rykiel and Dice Kayek. In 2010 she started a blog, “Lalovelist,” where she shared her design inspirations, wish lists, and musings on weddings and marriage. These days, she’s known for challenging the traditional image of the bride with her innovative designs, featuring luxe crepe and sheer lace details. Perfect for the sexy, modern bride, it’s an aesthetic we like to call elevated rock’n’roll.
In honor of Mother’s Day, we teamed up with one of our favorite bloggers, Tessa Barton, and her gorgeous mom. It was a perfect spring day among the cherry blossoms in Central Park, and this mother-daughter pair flaunted both an infectious energy and their incredible bond. We could not have asked for better models to showcase a few of our favorite styles. Read More “Tessa Barton Got It From Her Mama”
We were thrilled to work with sister duo Ashley and Brittany Castanos as part of our Designer Collective. We have long admired the ladies behind Daughters of Simone as successful female entrepreneurs and for their carefree approach to bridal fashion. We knew they would create gorgeous gowns for our boho brides, and they did not disappoint. To celebrate the success of our recent collaboration, we chatted with Ash about the brand’s inspirations, their beginnings as a disruptor in the typically buttoned-up bridal industry, and what’s coming next.
Here at BHLDN you can often catch us daydreaming about the fab weddings we would plan for ourselves. We chatted with our Print & Interactive Designer, January, about how she would incorporate her distinct personal style into her big day.
We love mix-and-match bridesmaid dress because they allow each member of your bridal party to find the most flattering style for her. Our fabulous Stylists get a ton of questions about how to best achieve this growing trend, so we asked them to share their tried-and-true tricks for creating an effortlessly coordinated color scheme for your best gals. Read on to see how they would style our four newest color palettes, which were made for mixing and matching.
Read More “Stylist Tips: How To Style The Perfect Coordinating Bridesmaid Palette”
We have scoured the globe in search of celebrated bridal designers to offer an exclusive gown collection, defined by luxe fabrics, exquisite lace & couture craftsmanship. The gowns will be part of a Trunk Show traveling across the country throughout the summer. These limited-time events will give brides-to-be their only chance to try-on Designer Collective gowns at their nearest BHLDN shop. Read on for a little bit about the creative minds behind these gorgeous gowns.
Read More “Introducing The Designer Collective”