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Haute Couture Fall’16 Review: Your best picks for the Wedding Season!

Posted by Champion Wedding Gown Specialist on September 26, 2016

This season, couture has taken a daringly audacious and glamorous turn. The wedding collections and haute couture numbers showcased by designers such as Ralph & Russo, Valentino, Gucci, and Elie Saab retain the traditional appeal of bows, cuts and fabrics with the refreshing modernism of latest of daring new trends. The nearly backless, the dramatic slits, above the knee gowns with stunning long trains, and gorgeous fishtails to flaunt your curvaceous figures are the raging trends.

Indeed, winter is all about draping yourself up in haute couture glory, and pretty little dressings. Now that the Fall wedding season is already upon us, we all are out dress hunting for that one number that can make us shine and look spectacularly different and original among all the other guests.

We have had hours to review the latest collections before compiling some truly stunning trends that you definitely ought to be wearing this wedding season.

Shall we begin?

Draped in Satin

2.jpgSatin has emerged as the hottest, and by far the most elegant, trend in haute couture. It is your best pick to flaunt a sensual and delicate look for a wedding ceremony. The satin gowns and numbers showcased by power house designers such as Valentino, Burberry, Gucci, and Alberta Feretti exude such raw sensuality and yet, an artful sophistication that leaves the onlookers yearning for just another glimpse.

The styles and cuts showcased in satin are also mesmerizing. You have low cut backs, slits, flimsy gowns and mesh infused numbers to give yourself a lovely retro appeal.

Embroideries and Brocade

It won’t be an exaggeration to say that brocade is the king of haute couture this season and embroidery is its crown. This winter, the designers have really indulged themselves in coming out with something that is new, and a refreshing change from all that we have been flaunting on black tie events for years.

3.jpgPut away that little black dress you so cherish, and think about a stunning regal outfit in embroidered brocade, ribbons and bows. The trends showcased are also equally stunning, we have dramatic slits, halters, off the shoulder numbers, and beautiful coat-like trains that will really charm your inner goddess and make her feel like a queen.

Velvet reigns supreme

Velvet is the newest and most stunning addition to haute couture this season. We will let you in on a badly kept secret; it is sensational! Velvet has taken haute couture to another level entirely. The silhouettes presented on the ramp promise of glamorous sensuality and a glistening voguish appeal.

Indeed, velvet gowns and off the shoulder numbers are amazingly apt for the wedding seasons this year. In a crowd of lots of black dresses, chiffon, and georgette numbers, indeed, a velvety gown draped on your curvaceous body will proclaim you the most stunning one in the room, sweeping glances everywhere you turn.

Dreams of tulle

1.jpgLet’s admit it, we all dream of flaunting a lavishly gorgeous dress made of delicate tulle and embellished with dazzling motifs, stones and intricate Chantilly lace. Well, Elie Saab has showcased some fabulously dreamy tulle numbers this fall. Trust us, one look at these splendid dresses and nothing in the world can stop you from drooling.

So, if you want to flaunt such a drool worthy and gorgeous style statement wrapped up in sophistication, pick out a stunning tulle number with a daring slit to show off those toned legs.


Topics: wedding style, Fall Couture Review

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