A wedding veil is a symbol of mystery, romance, and tradition. As a wedding veil designer, I've had the incredible opportunity to create some of the most dramatic and unusual veils that have added an extra layer of magic to couples' special days. Join me on a journey through the extraordinary as I remember the top 10 most memorable wedding veils I've had the privilege to design.
1. Virgin Mary Wedding Veil: Kourtney Kardashian Inspired Bridal Veil
The intersection of traditional styles and celebrity styles can produce awe-inspiring creations. Kourtney Kardashian's Virgin Mary extra long bridal veil encapsulates the regal drama of the Kardashian aesthetic, embellished with tons of lace for a look that is both timeless and bold. It was such a work of love to embroider a masterpiece like this!
2. Viking Bride: A Norse Sparkly Bridal Cape Veil for a Scandinavian Wedding
Norse traditions with a Viking Wedding Cape Veil, a silver-star-draped bridal cloak that adds a touch of celestial magic to the Scandinavian bride's ensemble. This sparkly, white floor-length shoulder wrap pays homage to the ancient Norse Pagan wedding ceremonies, infusing the wedding attire with a blend of history and modern allure.
For a bride with stars in her eyes, a celestial-themed veil is the perfect choice. Picture a cascade of tiny, twinkling LED lights embedded in a sheer veil, creating the illusion of a starlit sky as the bride moves. It's a breathtaking accessory that adds a touch of celestial magic to the entire ceremony.
3. Family Crest Coat of Arms Embroidered Wedding Veil
If you are going for "epic", then there is nothing quite as swoon-worthy as designing your own wedding coat of arms. The lion is optional, of course. :)
Imagine the personalized touch custom embroidery could add to your bridal ensemble, showcasing the distinctive beauty of your family crest. It goes beyond being a mere embellishment – it becomes a heartfelt symbol of your heritage and the love that binds your family together. The bride's goal was go have it be an heirloom that she can pass on to her own children one day.
4. Oversized Flower Bridal Veil
Nature lovers rejoice! A veil adorned with hand-crafted flowers and vines brings the beauty of the outdoors to the wedding day. Each petal is meticulously crafted from silk in my California studio, turning the veil into a blooming masterpiece that complements the bride's natural grace.
5. Traditional Romantic Lace Mantilla Bridal Veil
Taking inspiration from vintage lace, this veil is a nod to the timeless romance of bygone eras. Delicate lace patterns create an heirloom piece that blends the old with the new, ensuring the bride carries a piece of history down the aisle.
6. Fully Covered Hijabi Bridal Veil Headscarf
The bride needed her hair covered for her wedding in the church. So she envisioned a truly exquisite expression of modest beauty with a fully covered Hijabi Bridal Veil Headscarf. Totally covered yet somehow femininely enticing at the same time. This meticulously crafted headscarf transcends the conventional, offering a personalized touch that encapsulates the essence of your unique style.
7. Hooded Mystical Cape for Dark Romance Fantasy Bride
Drawing inspiration from myth and folklore, this darkly romantic bride wanted a pink hooded cape that spoke of ancient tales, goddesses, and all things gothic. For those enchanted by the allure of age-old stories, this oversized hood bridal cape in the softest shade of blush truly brought that ethereal fantastical romance.
Designing wedding veils is an art that allows for creativity and innovation, transforming a traditional accessory into a breathtaking masterpiece. From whimsical butterflies to celestial splendor, each veil tells a unique story, adding an extra layer of magic to the couple's special day. As a wedding veil designer, it's a joy to bring these visions to life and contribute to the enchantment of love's grand celebration.