Archive | April, 2013

Michael Jordan Marries Yvette Prieto

29 Apr

Basketball legend Michael Jordan exchanged vows with 35-year-old former model Yvette Prieto on Saturday in Palm Beach, Florida in front of 500 guests. Guests included Tiger Woods, Spike Lee, Patrick Ewing, Scottie Pippen and Ahmad Rashad.

Michael Jordan

Prieto wore a French silk voile corseted sheer sheath gown by J’Aton Couture, in an ecru palette with accents of flesh tones, with handmade silk lace created especially for her, and enhanced with Swarovski crystals. The gown featured French seamed crinoline borders, which cascaded into a dramatic cathedral train finished in the lace, with accents of a peacock-feathered design.

A reception followed for 2,000 guests at the Bears Club, in Jupiter adjacent to Jordan’s home. A 40,000 square foot tent was erected for the occasion. The guests were served an all-white, seven-layer white rum wedding cake that was covered in white fondant and sugar crystals, and adorned with crystal brooches and the couples’ monogram on the top layer. In lieu of wedding gifts, donations were made to the James R. Jordan Foundation. The wedding flowers were donated to the Jupiter Medical Center.

Michael and Yvette met five years ago and were engaged last December.

(image by Celebrity Bride Guide)

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Bridal Fashion Week Spring 2014 – Marchesa

27 Apr

Marchesa bring us a gorgeous collection with something for every bride; detachable sculptural skirts, silk taffeta, re-embroidered lace bodices, cocktail, tea-length and ballgown dresses, cathedral trains, floral light silver threaded necklines, crystal embroidery, draped tulle, Chantilly scallop lace and pearls!

(Images by Brides)

Bridal Fashion Week Spring 2014 – Vera Wang

26 Apr

Vera Wang´s Spring 2014 collection is a modern homage to “architecture and discipline”. An explosion of diamond quilted bodices, hand draped satin skirts, bubble lace, peplums and silk satin faced organza and tulle all in ivory, black and white!

(Images by Brides)