Ralph Laurens Fall 2010 Collection, presented ultra rich and classic elegant clothing in tones of white. The show was opened up with a black dress, and moved into the taupe and tweed suiting, soft pastel knits, and rich velvet dresses. The show was finishing up with antique ivories and liquid metals that were shiny and silky. His breathtaking designs were all very feminine and classical in style. Get some ideas from this stunning collection for your wedding.
“We wanted to tell a new fairy tale,” said Paolo Piccioli, who presented the collection along side Maria Grazia Chiuri, in 2010
Weddings will be all about the soft elegance found in English paintings, filled with soft pastels, and tones of nude, rose, lavender, gold, and gray. Everyone is turning towards the soft romance seen in kisses smothered with glossy pink lips and creamy skin only seen in old romance novels. Flowing fabrics and swirling organza, transparent fabrics, embroidering, antique laces, ruffles, feathers and organza make a statement which has been over the top, big, and full of detail.
The most unexpected surprise of Valentino’s collection were details of the lace shoes featuring wispy lace fabrics arched up the leg.
If you are considering black as a color for your bridesmaid dresses, consider texture such as feathers, beading, lace, toile, gathers, or box pleats. Fashion designers chose materials with superb tactile qualities and shininess. Designers used over-sized sequin beads, Swarovski crystals, sequins, pailettes and studs to create outstanding rich pattern and textural passementerie and crusted embellishment.