Considered one of the best wedding dress designers in America, Madeline Gardner is the creative genius behind Mori Lee line of wedding dresses. She combines years of experience in perfecting a most excellent fit with her renowned reputation for meticulous bead work and the beauty of her carefully chosen and placed embellishments. Brides that desire the wow factor on their wedding dress will be lured by the seductive appeal of the stunning use of adornments, knowing it will give them the stand out appeal to make a memorable impression at the wedding. Mori Lee wedding dresses blend the traditional with contemporary touches that add the couture factor to make brides feel exceptional.
Mori Lee Marciela
The Mori Lee collection of wedding gowns offers a delightful array of exquisite details that tantalize to the touch and add sublime texture. The line incorporates the most beautiful beading and the inspired use of delicate lace appliques that contribute to every brides dream. The stunning Mori Lee 8118 Marciela is a lace wedding dress with a stunning trumpet skirt silhouette styled in tulle embellished with diamante beaded Alencon lace appliques. The wow factor comes into play with the wide illusion midriff on the dropped waist bodice, the semi-open illusion back accented with covered buttons and the diamante adorned double spaghetti straps that converge in a lace applique on the shoulders.
Mori Lee 2880
The crystallized embroidery embellishing the bodice of the Mori Lee 2880 Duchess satin wedding dress is completely breathtaking. It draws attention to the illusion V-neckline, the illusion back and the cold shoulder sleeves. The embellishments cease at the waistline so the full beauty of the sleek satin trumpet silhouette can be admired and appreciated.
Mori Lee Maribella
Embellishments can often accentuate the splendor of the gown without being overwhelming. Especially if it is as magnificent as Mori Lee’s ball gown wedding dresses. The Mori Lee 8123 Maribella sleeveless wedding dress is deceptively simple as the ballgown silhouette cascades in smooth satin. The only adornment on the front of this V-neck gown is the intricate crystal beading that cinches the waistline. The V-back is a different story as it is a sheer illusion with the most delicate crystal touches. Satin covered buttons accent the illusion back, running the full-length of the satin skirt to the tip of the sleek chapel train.
Mori Lee Margarita
Crystal beading adorns the illusion V-neckline atop the sweetheart bodice embellished with embroidered appliques of the Mori Lee 8119 Margarita tulle wedding dress. The beading is mirrored around the waistline and on the illusion straps that sweep from the nape of the neck across the low cut V-back. The ball gown skirt needs no adornments as such magnificent details have been applied to the bodice.
Mori Lee Morgan
In almost every case Madeline Gardner limits the shimmering bead work and lace appliques to the bodice, though there are always exceptions. The Mori Lee 8124 Morgan tulle wedding dress features Alencon lace appliques on the both the bodice and the A-line skirt, creating a regal design culminating in a magnificent lace applique scalloped border hemline. Crystal beaded trim accents the illusion V-neckline and encircles the waistline.
Whether a bride chooses the most dazzling embellishments or more subtle adornments, Mori Lee wedding dresses from Madame Bridal can please every preference.
For many mother of the brides, there dress has to have one simple feature: sleeves. Sleeves for many women can make or break a dress. Chances are there is a reason. You may feel more comfortable wearing something with sleeves. Perhaps, your religion requires you to have a sleeve of some sort to be worn at all times. Whatever the case, her are three examples of Montage by Mon Cheri dresses that will look fill this necessity with grace and beauty.
Montage 117908 by Mon Cheri
You cannot help but discuss the Montage 117908 dress. Starting with it’s most refined feature; it is a princess line dress. The princess line skirt set in the crepe satin is absolutely radiant. This is a mermaid style gown with a sweetheart bodice. The short sleeves are created from illusion material that is adorned with lace applique. The back of the bodice is line with the same appliqued illusion material. The bodice has a drop waist and a beaded belt around the natural waistline. The sleeves, as well as the hemline of the dropped waist line have scalloped detailing.
Montage 117901 by Mon Cheri
Illusion paneling is a great way to cover an area of the body in a delicate lovely manner. It appears often in bridal, and is very fashion forward. The bodice of the Montage 117901 features three quarter length sleeves that are composed of illusion material. These sleeves are embellished with beading and dainty lace appliques. Floral lace appliques also adorn the sweetheart neckline. Over the sweetheart bodice, is an illusion panel of hand beaded lace that leads to the back of the dress. The dress is then open to a large V design which is edged in the same illusion paneling. The A – Line design of the dress add dimension to the skirt. The skirt is composed of two toned chiffon that could not look more luminescent.
Montage 117910 by Mon Cheri
It is hard to tell what makes the Montage 117910 evening gown appear more elegant. Stunning crepe satin aids its own element of glitz and glamour, or the luminance of the illusion panels. This three quarter length sleeves of this fit and flare dress are designed by illusion panels that are adorned with hand beading. Beaded illusion panels build up a beautiful bateau neckline. Underneath of which is an ornately embellished sweetheart neckline. The flared skirt of crepe satin has soft vertical pleats down the front and back. This would be the perfect choice for any mom who wants to feel beautiful and maintain her modesty.
Attending one of those glamorous occasions is going to be a glitzy affair in any one of the Jovani dresses with off shoulder necklines. With this particular silhouette, Jovani has done a spectacular job of bringing out an gorgeous assortment of dresses. They feature different fabrics and styles encompassing a display of vibrant flamboyance, in elaborately pieced together ensembles. The sample lineup speaks to a variety of body types, but accommodates all ages and style preference. These off-the-shoulder dresses are chic, elegantly modern and timeless.
Arriving to a formal ball in the tasteful Jovani 45135 will earn you instant points with fellow fashionable guests who know the value of a tailored designer dress. Available in a variety of exciting colors and in different sizes, this full-length Mikado prom dress has a crystal beaded band that cinches the waistline. The off-the-shoulder sleeves stylishly form the V-neckline which has a sheer inset accenting it. Forming a generally appealing ball gown silhouette, this fabulously understated gown features a box pleated skirt that has concealed side seam pockets that will allow the wearer to look as cool as the dress allows while mingling.
Jovani has mastered the art of using less to express his high fashion prowess. The faux two-piece off-the-shoulder Jovani 49926 prom dress shows how the Jovani fashion house continues to gain applause among fans with simple designer pieces that suit all. This dress has an overlay over the fitted bodice which is joined to the full-length skirt with a sheer midriff. The faux two-piece neoprene prom dress is fitting and flares slightly just above the knees, finishing in a sweep train that will make descending down any staircase a grand show.
The Jovani 49923 is an actual two-piece prom dress which features a two-toned ensemble. The flounce off-the-shoulder neoprene crop top lies in stark contrast with the Mikado skirt that finishes with a majestically gliding semi-chapel train. This dress that closes at the back with a zipper will make any lady wearing it to a prom or to a cocktail appear cool, friendly and inviting.
Finishing off the few, but not limited, samples of Jovani off-the-shoulder prom dresses is the blue Jovani 49254 dress. This dress is simple, charming and exudes being polished and cultured. It is framed out of fitted jersey, and the off-the-shoulder sleeves create an alluring V-neckline. Available in a range of colors and sizes, this full-length, form fitting prom dress features a crystal beaded waistband that stands in contrast of the cool color of the dress, and finishes in a stylish cathedral train.
These off-shoulder gowns speak volume of Jovani’s ability to graciously create marvelous pieces without overdoing the designs, making use of the statement that less is actually more, needing no announcement, and very little if any accessorizing.