Wedding Week: Budget-friendly Bridal Fashion
As promised, we bring you part two of our budget-friendly wedding fashion feature! Yesterday we showed you five practical, chic, and unconventional bridesmaid dresses, and today, here come the brides!
To reiterate, here are the guidelines we followed:
- Bridal gowns could not cost more than $1000
- Bridesmaid dresses had to come in under $300
- Shoes priced under $250
- All items had to be available for purchase online or at national retailers
And there are styles for five different wedding themes:
1. garden wedding
2. beach wedding
3. girly pink wedding
4. crystal white wedding
5. black tie wedding
You can find source information for all of the bridesmaids' colorful looks on yesterday's feature!
*You can click on items throughout the feature to purchase!
Styling: Alaina Kaczmarski // Photography: Stoffer Photography // Styling Assistant: Danielle Moss // Hair: Reva Gorbaty and Kara Osborn // Make-up Artist: Caitlin Armstrong // Wedding Cakes: Celestial Kitchens // Florals: Hello Darling // Studio and Props: Buckingham ID // Assistants: Kelly Lawler and Yvonne Kaczmarski // Garden Bride: Rachel Cruise // Garden Bridesmaid: Dana Olson // Beach Bride: Elise Dean // Beach Bridesmaid: Zoe Tyler // Pretty in Pink Bride: Jen Boulos // Pretty in Pink Bridesmaid: Gwen Torsky // Crystal White Bride: Yanira Garza // Crystal White Bridesmaid: Ashley Lucchese // Black Tie Bride: Anna Slomka // Black Tie Bridesmaid: Madison Niemann // Black Floral and Ivory Beaded Sashes: Something Ivory // Lunch Catering Care Of: Hannah's Bretzel