Brides 2016 - 11
The Newtown Bee - January 29, 2016
Sequins For The Bride
T This Allure Couture dress, Julie Allen Bridals’ Lauren Morehouse said, features beaded tiers and embroidery. —Bee Photo, Hallabeck added that many outfits could be used during the honeymoon or when traveling, like a short blue dress with cutouts on display at the store on January 8. Pink has been a big color this year, Ms Yochum said, adding that she recommends women look into trends and then search for outfits for each of the special occasions. Shopping at stores like Labels + Tags— a resale store with fashion apparel, shoes, jewelry, and accessories — offers the buyer unique finds and beautiful items, without spending a fortune, Ms Yochum said. From long dresses to casual short dresses, Ms Yochum said the store has many pieces for wedding occasions. “We have dresses for whatever venue you are getting married at,” said Ms Yochum. In one room of the store Ms Yochum not-
he Ethan Allen Hotel marries traditional elegance by design with an experienced professional staff and award-winning cuisine to host extraordinary weddings. Our custom wedding packages, elegantly appointed ballrooms, and outdoor garden courtyard accommodate gatherings up to 500 guests.
Julie Allen Bridals’ Lauren Morehouse said this Jasmine Bridal dress, featuring a wine colored lace and a sweetheart neckline with a high neck lace overlay and low back, also with lace overlay, would be on trend for bridesmaids, as a rehearsal dinner dress, or for wearing to any wedding occasion. —Bee Photo, Hallabeck ed there are dresses that would be ideal for mothers of the brides or grooms that include the shoes and associated jackets. Some dresses, she said, still have tags on them and were never worn. Pockets hidden in the folds of skirts or dresses were also notable at each of the locations. At Labels + Tags one short white dress with asymmetrical top featured pockets with bow details. One bride-to-be at Julie Allen Bridals was overheard as she walked out with her hands slipped inside a dress’s smooth and flowing skirt, “It has pockets.” For her, it was a reason to smile.
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SabrinaStyle.com Store: 203-304-1902 This Sherri Hill dress was chosen by Sabrina Style’s Katy Caufield as an example of the high illusion neckline trend. The dress, Ms Caufield said, would be ideal for mother of the bride or groom, and features a flattering A-line skirt. —Bee Photo, Hallabeck
4 Washington Avenue Sandy Hook, CT 06482 This Mori Lee wedding dress features an illusion back, lace, and a sweetheart neckline, as highlighted by Sabrina Style’s Katy Caufield. —Bee Photo, Hallabeck