• Gorgeous Gray Ball Gowns Make Great Wedding Dresses

    Post on September 17, 2017 Comment (No Comments)
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    Oscar-winning actress, Jennifer Lawrence, made a jaw-dropping appearance recently at a movie premiere in New York City. She wore a gray ball gown – a stunning creation by Christian Dior Couture. The romantic ball gown with a gray and white tulle skirt had a bridal look.  

    Indeed, more than one fashion commentator figured that this splendid dress with its subtle gray color, form-fitting bodice, and full skirt might be the start of a wedding trend. After all, the ball gown has always been popular with brides, and gorgeous gray seems to be the new trendy shade. 

    Seven Ivory Brides Grey 2 Photographed by Greg Kessler

    With its dove gray and silk organza-draped ball gown style, “Isabella” from the Spring 2018 Collection by designer Monique Lhuillier seems to be proof of this latest trend in bridal attire.  

    Seven Ivory Brides Grey Photo by Gerardo Somoza

    A current Jim Hjelm design – a gray wedding dress with A-line ball gown silhouette, strapless draped bodice, curved neckline, and chapel train – also reflects this popular style. 

    It’s all part of a return to timeless and regal fashions which exude elegance. As well, the new interest in gray gowns should not be surprising because an unexpected color can have a definite fashionable appeal.  

    Gray is also a close relative of silver – a color with variations that show up in the bridal party from mother-of-the-bride (or groom) outfits to bridesmaid dresses. Contemporary wedding wear is available in beautifully-crafted designs and luxurious fabrics for sophisticated and fashion-conscious women who prefer a balance between traditional and modern style. 

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    This elegant choice for the mother-of-the-bride could provide a perfect tailored fit. It has tasteful long sleeves, slimming belted waist, sequin decoration, and a pretty tulle skirt. 

    Seven Ivory Brides Grey 5 Jenny Yoo BHLDN

    Featuring an asymmetrical draped bodice and open back, this lovely dress strikes the most beautiful note in its marvelous simplicity. 

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    For the Spanish bride, this quinceanera-style dress has a strapless bodice, embellished neckline, shiny accents, and an absolutely fabulous ruched skirt. 

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    Bonus Tip from Seven Ivory Brides ~ Fusion Wedding Planner in DC/Virginia/Maryland ~ Cultural Weddings/Day of Coordinator/Event Planning Team  

    Gray is a soothing shade and wonderful color for all ages. 

    Seven Ivory Brides would love to know…  

    Would You Choose a Gray Ball Gown for Your Wedding Dress?  


    Photo Sources:

    Jennifer Lawrence ~ By Gilbert Carrasquillo ~ Via POPSUGAR

    “Isabella” ~ Photographed by Greg Kessler ~ Designer Monique Lhuillier

    Gray A-line Ball Gown ~ Gerardo Somoza/ ~ Via Brides .com ~ Designer Jim Hjelm

    Mother-of-the-Bride Gown ~ Courtesy of BHLDN Weddings

    Sleek Gray Gown ~ Designer Jenny Yoo ~ Via BHLDN Weddings

    Quinceanera-style Gown ~ Via Dressed Up Girl

    Bride at Mirror ~ MODwedding



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