Saturday, January 24, 2009
The New York Palace Hotel
455 Madison Avenue at 50th Street
New York City
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
10:00-12:00 – Celebrity Wedding Speakers
• Style Guru Colin Cowie
• Fashion Designer Lela Rose
• Elegant Bride Editor-in-Chief Antonia van der Meer
• Claudia Hanlin & Jennifer Zabinski of The Wedding Library
Get an insider’s peek into top celebrity planner Colin Cowie’s most extravagant weddings. Meet fashion designer Lela Rose. Learn the hottest tips of the trade, straight from the pages of Elegant Bride. Hear how to make it all work for your wedding with the Wedding Library.
Wedding stylists to the stars will speak throughout the day on how you can adapt the freshest new bridal trends for your own wedding.
12:00-3:00pm – Experience the Vendors
Experience over a dozen mini-wedding environments. Taste wedding treats, try on spectacular jewels, view photography, hear live band showcases and stop to smell the roses presented by our hand-picked, top notch vendors.
Over 75 exclusive vendors will bring their services to you in this hands-on, real-time planning event.
– View all the top bridesmaid lines fresh off the runway
– Taste sample wedding cakes
– See striking tabletop displays and stunning wedding themes
– Get great tips from our stationers – and even consult privately on your wedding invitation
– Experience the sweetest wedding favors, from treat tables to photo booths
– Hear live band showcases from NYC’s favorites
3:00-4:00pm – Straight From the Catwalk
Top bridal designers will showcase their most popular gowns in a show to rival all others! See Spring Collections and fashion favorites from the editors of Elegant Bride. Get a firsthand glimpse of the top styles twirling down the runway—just for you! Along with breathtaking bridal gowns, our models will show you the latest array of bridsmaids’ fashions. So you’ll have a chance to envision the perfect colors, styles and fabrics for you and your maids – all from designers you love.
Great Gift Bag
Need we say more? The Wedding Party vendors and sponsors will send you off with a wonderful assortment of gifts you’re not likely to forget.