Couture wedding dresses are masterpieces of design, unparalleled in craftsmanship, created from the world’s most luxurious fabrics, and forged with an exquisite attention to detail. Defining the elite standard, high fashion wedding gowns influence not only the couture bridal wear market, but also the trends that pave the way for ready-to-wear designers all over the world. These dresses are true representations of grace, elegance and imagination - designed to inspire, to engage and to evoke beauty and emotion. On that note, here are 8 gorgeous couture wedding dresses from the breathtaking 2012 collections of design powerhouses Vera Wang, Elie Saab and Ines di Santo.
1. Vera Wang "Helena" Ivory Strapless Ballgown with Appliques and Full Organza Skirt
Known to many as the queen of high fashion wedding gowns, this breathtaking dress designed by Vera Wang is sophisticated and striking, ethereal in style, yet majestic in structure.
"Helena" features extravagant lace appliques of crystal sprigs and subtle flowers - a tribute to the purity of nature - highlighted by a sumptuous organza skirt, both delicate and dramatic.
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