I wore Junko Yoshioka for my wedding, so I’m always excited to see what she has every season, and of course, this time did not disappoint. There was a great selection of soft sculptural draping, beautifully detailed lace, and sexy backs.
[images from Junko Yoshioka and me]
Stunning dresses from more of my favorites: Junko Yoshioka (she made my wedding dress!), Kenneth Pool, Marchesa and Ulla-Maija.
[images from Martha Stewart Weddings]
DATE: November 12, 2009
LOCATION: Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry Collection
685 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10065
Very Limited Attendance! RSVP REQUIRED
This is an exclusive, intimate bridal fair that unveils the hidden treasures and talents in the world of bridal fashion, bridal jewels, hair, makeup and flowers.
The talent at this fair features gowns by Junko Yoshioka, makeup tips by celebrity makeup artist Christopher Drummond, hair by French master Antoine Brechu, gorgeous jewelry by Ivanka Trump and floral creations by Kenji Takenaka.
This Bride-to-be affair is your chance to talk to the experts–the hidden gems in the world of weddings!
Name: Junko Yoshioka
Location: 580 Broadway, Soho, NY at Prince Street
Company: Junko Yoshioka Bridal
What is your aesthetic? Clean, Elegant and Detail Oriented
How does your studio style convey your professional aesthetic? Organic, modern, simple and clean
Favorite part of your studio? The oversized white chandelier
Where do you go for inspiration? The museum
What tool do you use in your business that you can’t live without? Scissors and pins
Is there anything you’d upgrade to? Champagne and caviar at every fitting
Anything else we should know? One seamstress does a brides dress from start to finish!
[images from Junko Yoshioka]
I was asked to do what my idea of the perfect giftbag for a Brooklyn wedding would be by Nicole of Kirei’s Nest, and it went up yesterday! Check out my picks as well as other ideas for some fun cities in her Locale Lovelies series. Thanks Nicole!
Blowout Fall Couture Bridal Gown Sample Sale
BY Appointment Only, 212-206-9302
Junko Yoshioka Bridal Salon
70% Off: original prices were $3000-10,000
All Styles and Silhouettes, Sizes
Laces, Silks, Georgettes, Taffeta, Mikado, Satins, Charmeuse
Thanks to Elegant Bride magazine for the Brides Behind the Blogs interview…I almost forgot about it until I saw Chad’s name while flipping through the magazine! Its on newstands now. Thanks Candace!