Classic styles take a modern twist in the latest bridal trends for 2010 and 2011. Elegance and class combine with more avant-garde elements to create fascinating looks that are sure to make your special day even more memorable. The latest bridal collection from the always ethereal Vera Wang features black accents such as bows and straps in a style that is reminiscent of Audrey Hepburn’s black lace wedding gown in Sabrina.
To accent your gown, jewelry follows the same dramatic elegance. Classic pearl necklaces and crystal chokers are contrasted by antique floral pendants and metallic embellishments. Pewter, rhodium, silver and gold accents are sure to add a glamorous touch to any gown. Bright colors have been replaced with more neutral shades. White, black, bronze and other metallic colors will add to the beauty of your wedding and ensure that all eyes are on you! We’ve created a few dramatic pieces sure to inspire your wedding designs.
Inspired by the black and white lace wedding gown Audrey Hepburn wore in the movie Sabrina, this dramatic necklace combines the classic elegance of a pearl necklace with stark black contrast beads. Whether you want to complement black accents on your dress, or are looking to make a dramatic statement, this necklace is ideal for your special day.
Vintage Beauty Necklace
You’ll feel like you’ve stepped out of your favorite classic 1950s film when you put on this necklace with its antique brass focal pieces. Its elegance and classic styling make it a great accessory to any vintage-inspired wedding gown.
Stardust Memories Necklace
When it comes to your wedding day, you want to make a statement with your jewelry without worrying about detracting from your dress. This necklace accomplishes both of those goals with its swirls and sparkles in a neutral color palette. For a complementary bracelet design, see the Diamond Dance design.