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Match Your Designer Wedding Dress with Your Desserts

If wearing a Vera Wang gown to your wedding isn't enough, you can now have your wedding cake designed by her too. The latest fashion and food collaboration we didn't know we needed is here. Vera Wang has teamed up with Ladure "to create a dreamy assortment of all-white, wedding-ready sweets." Vera Wang Pour Ladure includes designer desserts like coconut crme chantilly macarons, coconut and mango wedding cakes, and coconut and mango mini cakes. According to Elle, Vera was inspired by Paris, "Among my most memorable and enchanting experiences in Paris has always been Ladure, whether it was tea sandwiches, shopping with my mother, or taking my daughters for lunch in St. Ge...Keep on reading: Match Your Designer Wedding Dress with Your Desserts.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJan 12th, 2018

Pinoy floral designer wins big with toilet paper wedding dress

By Don Tagala/ABS-CBN News – After getting laid off from his job of 13 years at Farm Fresh, a Filipino floral designer from Chesapeake, Virginia won $10,000 for creating the best toilet paper wedding dress in New York Wednesday. Fifty-one-year-old Ronaldo “Roy” Cruz bested nine other finalists who showcased their Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Boatneck: The detail seen at the royal wedding can be part of your closet

In case you missed it, there has been some drama surrounding Meghan Markle's wedding gown. British designer Emilia Wickstead claimed that the design was a copy of one of her gowns. She even posted side-by-side photos on Instagram. A post shared by Kensington Palace (@kensingtonroyal) on May 19, 2018 at 6:20am PDT Yes, both designs featured a boat neckline but that's nothing revolutionary. Just take a look at this Givenchy Vintage draped boat neck dress. It is from the Givenchy Archive 2000 and features long sleeves, just like Meghan's dress. Here's a quick fashion lesson. A boat neck or bateau neck "is a wide neckline that runs horizontally, front and back, al...Keep on reading: Boatneck: The detail seen at the royal wedding can be part of your closet.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Simple and sleek for a modern royal wedding

WINDSOR, England — Meghan Markle picked a sleek sculpted dress by the British designer of couture house Givenchy for her marriage to Prince Harry on Saturday, worn with a five-meter long veil and a sparkling diamond tiara lent by Queen Elizabeth. The pure white long-sleeved gown with a boat neck had been eagerly anticipated by […] The post Simple and sleek for a modern royal wedding appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018

LOOK: Meghan Markle s wedding gown

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – After keeping tight-lipped on the designer and design of her wedding dress, actress Meghan Markle emerged from her bridal car in a high-necked long-sleeved gown and white lace veil. According to Kensington Royal's official Twitter account, Markle's dress was designed by Clare Waight Keller. Waight Keller was the first ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

LOOK: Coleen Garcia s beautiful wedding gown

MANILA, Philippines – Coleen Garcia married Billy Crawford in Balesin on Friday, April 20, wearing a gown by Israeli designer Galia Lahav. The blushing bride’s dress was sleeveless and had a demure v-neck cut. It was beaded from top to bottom and featured a short train. Her sheer veil trailed behind ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

You May Have Overlooked This One Detail About the Met Gala 2018

Recently, the Costume Institute caused an uproar as they announced that the next year's theme will focus on Catholicism. Entitled "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination," the fashion exhibit will feature pieces like a Chanel wedding gown inspired by a communion dress and a Valentino gowns inspired by paintings of monk's robes. They will also feature holy garments which will be separate from the designer pieces. That alone would create a debate among the liberal and conservative Catholics. However, another issue came to light regarding the designers featured. According toThe New York Times, majority of them were raised Catholic and Western descent. It will include b...Keep on reading: You May Have Overlooked This One Detail About the Met Gala 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2017

LOOK: Anne Curtis wears ‘something old’ on her wedding day

Anne Curtis followed the wedding tradition to wear something old when she married her longtime beau Erwan Heussaff in New Zealand. On Instagram, the new Mrs. Heussaff shared that she wore her father's antique moonshine ring, which he gave her as a 30th birthday present. She had it restored just in time for the nuptials to match her wedding gown, made by renowned fashion designer Monique Lhuillier. "Something old. For my 30th birthday, my Father gave me his antique moonstone ring which he owned in his youth. I had it restored so I could wear it on my special day," Curtis captioned. Something old For my 30th birthday, my Father gave me his antique moonstone ring which he...Keep on reading: LOOK: Anne Curtis wears ‘something old’ on her wedding day.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

The legend behind Catriona Gray’s Mayon Volcano gown

Newly crowned Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray won immense applause around the world for her fiery red dress at the pageant, revealed to be inspired by Filipino natural wonder the Mayon Volcano. The gown’s designer Mak Tumang in a Facebook post revealed that the beloved fiery peak in Bicol known for its conical shape and […] The post The legend behind Catriona Gray’s Mayon Volcano gown appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 17th, 2018

When vintage Hollywood, old Shanghai and a sprinkle of pixie dust meet | People Asia

Drawing inspiration from two disparate, nearly opposing sources, designer Francis Libiran showed 21 women’s and 10 men’s wear ensembles, respectively, in the recent “Dream Weddings: A Wedding Gala by City of Dreams.” #DreamWeddingsAtCOD #cityofdreamsmanila Read more: When vintage Hollywood, old Shanghai and a sprinkle of pixie dust meet | People Asia Source link: When vintage Hollywood, old Shanghai and a sprinkle of pixie dust meet | People Asia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

Woman wears wedding gown alone after fiancé dies on Lion Air

  JAKARTA --- An Indonesian woman whose fianc died on a Lion Air flight that plunged into the sea was photographed in her wedding dress and professed her love for him on the day they were to have been married. Intan Syari's fiance, Dr. Rio Nanda Pratama, was among 189 people who were killed when the Boeing 737 crashed Oct. 29 shortly after taking off from Jakarta. Syari and Pratama, both 26, had planned to get married Sunday. Pratama, who had attended a seminar in Jakarta, was on his way home to Pangkal Pinang for the wedding. Syari said Pratama had joked before leaving that if he was late in returning, Syari should take photos in her wedding gown and send them to him. "We ...Keep on reading: Woman wears wedding gown alone after fiancé dies on Lion Air.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

LOOK: Archie Alemania, Gee Canlas exchange vows in garden wedding

Archie Alemania and Gee Canlas said their I do's yesterday, Oct. 27, at The Monochrome in Nuvali, Sta. Rosa, Laguna. The couple had a late afternoon garden ceremony which was beautifully decked with flower arrangements in pastel pink hues. They exchanged vows beneath a canopy with pink curtains and a spray of white and pink flowers hanging from above. The actress wore an intricate white gown with glass beads and Swarovski crystals by designer Haydee Garcia. Her groom opted for a dapper tan suit. The reception was held at The Monochrome's Platinum Wing. The floral theme continued into the reception venue, along with gold details such as chandeliers and a...Keep on reading: LOOK: Archie Alemania, Gee Canlas exchange vows in garden wedding.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 28th, 2018

Pregnant Duchess of Sussex starts official Australian tour

SYDNEY: A beaming Duke and Duchess of Sussex started the first day of official engagements of a royal tour of Australia on Tuesday with the public focus on the former Meghan Markle’s newly announced pregnancy. Meghan wore a tight-fitting cream dress by Australian designer Karen Gee that barely revealed a royal bump as they were [...] The post Pregnant Duchess of Sussex starts official Australian tour appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Bring sexy back in your everyday look with these back-baring outfits

Dresses or blouses with low-cut backs aren't just for parties or for GNOs, they can also be elegant and wearable for just about any occasion---may it be an office presentation, or any other formal event. Just look at Princess Eugenie and her back-baring wedding gown which she consciously chose to highlight the scar she got from a surgery to treat her scoliosis. We loved her fashion statement so much that we made a list of outfits you can wear, inspired by that very wedding dress. If you have a similar story as Princess Eugenie's, and was inspired enough to want to show off your scar, too---or if you just want to highlight your sexy back, here are our picks for chic and elegant back-bar...Keep on reading: Bring sexy back in your everyday look with these back-baring outfits.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Bridal event for a cause

Fashion designer Zandra Lim of Zandra Lim Designs recently celebrated her 15th year in the wedding industry with Crystal Bridal Fair at Discovery Primea in Makati City......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Tadashi Shoji: Why can’t large or tiny women wear beautiful clothes?

  The American media has said much about the Hollywood red carpet clothes of Japanese designer Tadashi Shoji. Many of the celebrities he has dressed had fuller figures, such as Oprah Winfrey, Queen Latifah and Gabourey Sidibe.   In 2010, Mo'Nique ditched her made-for-the-Oscars long dress for an off-the-rack formal from Shoji's store. Clad in an electric blue gown with slimming diagonal draping, Mo'Nique accepted her award for Best Supporting Actress in "Precious."   In 2012, Octavia Spencer wore a glittery Grecian goddess sheath when she won Best Supporting Actress for "The Help." Tadashi draped her waistline to give the illusion of a curvaceous figure,...Keep on reading: Tadashi Shoji: Why can’t large or tiny women wear beautiful clothes?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

LOOK: Vicki Belo, Hayden Kho meet Henry Cavill, Dakota Fanning in Venice

Meeting a foreign celebrity one is a fan of can be a dream come true for some people. Lucky couple Vicki Belo and Hayden Kho had the opportunity to meet their celebrity idols Henry Cavill and Dakota Fanning, respectively, during a star-studded event in Venice, Italy. Belo and Kho attended the75th gala dinner for the Mostra Venice (2018 Venice Film Festival) hosted bySwiss luxury watch and clock manufacturerJaeger-LeCoultre today. Since they were also celebrating their first wedding anniversary and were unable to take prenuptial photos, the couple decided to take post-nuptial photos instead. Belo exuded royalty in her smoke blue sweetheart neckline dress which she paired with go...Keep on reading: LOOK: Vicki Belo, Hayden Kho meet Henry Cavill, Dakota Fanning in Venice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018

Serena Williams can win no matter what she wears

A post shared by nike (@nike) on Jul 14, 2018 at 1:51pm PDT Nothing is going to stop Serena Williams, not even banning her catsuit. Let's put that controversy aside for a while and focus on something more positive. The tennis superstar just won her first US Open match against Poland's Magda Linette. Oh, and she did it while wearing an asymmetrical dress with a tutu. According to Nylon, it was designed by Virgil Abloh as part of the Nike "Queen Collection." A post shared by @virgilabloh on Aug 27, 2018 at 7:05pm PDT This definitely proved that no matter what Serena wears, she will deliver 100 percent.We'll also be on the lookout for her next matches so wa...Keep on reading: Serena Williams can win no matter what she wears.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

LOOK: Nikki Valdez, Luis Garcia get married in Hong Kong

MANILA, Philippines – ABS-CBN actress Nikki Valdez married boyfriend Luis Garcia in a ceremony in Hong Kong on Saturday, August 18. The actress wore a gown by designer Rajo Laurel and carried a floral arrangement by Gideon Hermosa. Nice Print Photography, which was the official photographer of the wedding, posted ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Eight ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ moments we loved

(READ: 'Crazy Rich Asians' brings joy) That wedding scene. God, that wedding scene. We haven't seen anything like it. Unlike in the book, the Vienna Boys Choir didn't make an appearance, but that didn't matter. We won't spoil it for you. But here's a clue: Sonoya Mizuno as bride Araminta had to wear a waterproof wedding dress for it. Director Jon M. Chu is right---it was magical. The food shots. Food always gets the spotlight in Kevin's books and it's no different in the movie. "Jon Chu said to me, if people don't leave my movie hungry, I will have failed. There's gonna be so much food porn and so much fashion porn," said Kevin. Here's a tip: enjoy great Asian food before headi...Keep on reading: Eight ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ moments we loved.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Atletico beats Real Madrid 4-2 after extra time in Super Cup

By Frank Griffiths, Associated Press TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Real Madrid on the European stage, scoring twice in extra time to win 4-2 in the UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday in its rival's first game without Cristiano Ronaldo. Atletico got off to a flying start with Diego Costa scoring the competition's fastest goal just 50 seconds in, but Madrid came back to take a 2-1 lead as Los Blancos tried to prove they can still win trophies without Ronaldo and with a new coach. But Costa equalized late in the match with his second goal before Saul Niguez and Jorge "Koke" Resurreccion sealed the victory in extra time on a cool night in Estonia's capital. Atletico's victory over its crosstown rival had added significance after it lost two Champions League finals to Madrid in 2014 and 2016. Diego Simeone's team was also eliminated by Madrid in the 2017 semifinals. "I'm elated," Costa said. "Real Madrid has always beaten us in these finals. It was our turn to win a final." The loss leaves new Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui still having to prove that there is life after Ronaldo, who scored 450 goals in 438 matches before joining Juventus this summer and helped lead the club to three straight Champions League titles. "I'm sad. I'm frustrated. It's a final that we lost," Lopetegui said. "But I also know that we will have to wake up and prepare ourselves for our first league match and start the season on the right foot." Gareth Bale showed glimpses of his pace and skill, but couldn't mimic Ronaldo's ability to decide a game on his own. Instead, Costa was the one who dominated at the Lillekula Stadium in Tallinn. He overpowered Madrid's center backs in the first minute after a long ball from Stefan Savic, first winning a header against Sergio Ramos and then muscling past Raphael Varane to cut into the area where he beat goalkeeper Keylor Navas at the near post. Karim Benzema equalized in the 27th minute, heading in a pinpoint cross from Bale, who was able to break away from Lucas Hernandez on the right and curl the ball into his fellow forward's path. Bale, who was given a freer role than he's used to, caused trouble for Atletico's defense in the first half as he switched between wings. He was Madrid's main creative spark at that point, with his teammates constantly trying to feed him the ball. He faded in the second half, but Lopetegui was pleased with Bale's performance. "Gareth has played very good. In this moment of the season, all the players are not in the best physical way," the coach said. "We are happy with his performance and we hope he's going to put in deserved performances in the next matches." Sergio Ramos scored a penalty in the 63rd minute after Juanfran Torres handled in the area as the ball flew over him from a corner. Juanfran made up for it in the 79th by taking the ball off Marcelo near the touchline and then passing to Angel Correa. The substitute then skipped past a couple of Madrid defenders and cut the ball back from the byline to Costa, who poked the ball into the roof of the net. In extra time, substitute Thomas Partey set up the decisive goal when he stripped the ball off Varane and played a one-two with Costa before dribbling toward the byline. Partey then cut the ball back to Saul Niguez, who volleyed the ball first-time to send the ball past Navas to make it 3-2 in the 98th. Koke finished Madrid off with a cool finish in the 104th. Lopetegui, who joined Madrid in controversial fashion and was fired as Spain coach just before the World Cup, will need to show that he can build on the success of predecessor Zidedane Zidane and can win with new tactics. At times, Madrid looked uncomfortable playing under the new possession-based system and seemed to miss Ronaldo's flair and proficiency. "We need to improve on the all the phases of the team," Lopetegui said. "We don't like to make mistakes." Madrid had to play without new goalkeeper Thibault Courtois, as the former Atletico player didn't even dress for the match. Spanish media reports said the team didn't register him in time with UEFA following his transfer from Chelsea. For Atletico, the victory gives the team a boost before the season starts, Simeone said. "The club is growing. We have a new stadium," he said. "We have players who want to join us, players who don't want to leave us. I think this speaks volumes.".....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018