Vera Wang’s spring 2013 bridal collection will surely make you stand out on your wedding day. Yesterday, the designer revealed 15 impressive dresses, all radiating with crimson, cardinal, vermillion, dahlia and scarlet reds. One of her last collections featured black and nude wedding dresses, so its no surprise Vera stepped up the ingenuity once again.
On the other hand, brides of eastern cultures wear red as it symbolises luck, happiness and success. Even in some of the African cultures, the traditional wear of brides can include red garments of clothing.
Cardinal strapless ballgown with hand-rolled floral detail skirt and horsehair trim
Cardinal mermaid gown with asymmetrical crisscross tulle draped neckline and hand-rolled floral appliqué detail skirt
Crimson strapless ballgown with hand-draped tulle bodice and honeycomb tulle skirt with embellished floating Chantilly lace and bias-cut organza ruffle detail
Crimson strapless mermaid gown with corset bodice and honeycomb tulle skirt with hand-rolled floral embellished detail
Dahlia mermaid gown with chevron pleated bodice and pleated tulle skirt with hand-rolled floral appliqué shoulder detail
Dahlia strapless ballgown with notched neckline and lifted tulle skirt with crystal embroidered detail
Vermillion V–neck mermaid gown with alternating sheered tulle flange skirt and crystal embroidered shoulder detail
Cardinal strapless collapsed ballgown with tiered flange detail skirt and crystal embroidered silk, hand-cut floral accents
Scarlet mermaid gown with tiered, micro–bias bodice and inverted flange skirt with abstract floral shoulder corsage detail
Scarlet strapless ballgown with tulle panel skirt and embellished flange appliqué and hand-rolled floral, Chantilly lace detail
Cardinal one-shoulder ballgown with sheared flange bodice and swirling tumble tulle skirt with floating Chantilly lace embroidered appliqué
Cardinal strapless bias-cut ballgown with hand-rolled floral and floating Chantilly lace detail
Vermillion strapless mermaid gown with inverted flange bodice and crystal embroidered floral detail skirt
Crimson strapless mermaid gown with hand-draped bodice and inverted flange skirt with embroidered crystal wheat detail
Dahlia strapless open back, V-neck ballgown with lifted tulle skirt and tiered flange, hand-cut petal embroidered detail
How daring would you be to wear a red wedding gown on your special day? Would you rather stick to the traditional white? If you’ve been captivated by the collection, which one is your favourite? I would love to know your thoughts…leave a comment below.