Bridal Collections – Exclusive Fashion Event

On Friday night (7th October) Queensland Brides proudly presented the new bridal collections from ten of the state’s most awarded designers.

It was an exclusive event – a highlight of Queensland bridal fashion – with showcases from the following top designers:

SEGMENT 1

Designer: Wendy Makin


Wendy Makin Bridal Designs

Starting her business in 1993, Wendy Makin has grown to become one of the most recognised bridal wear designers in Australia. Now selling her Wendy Makin Couture and ready to wear, plus her new French Collection through over 100 stockists throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK, Wendy’s simple, elegant silhouette is widely sought after by brides. (07) 3823 0100 wendymakin.com

 

 

 

SEGMENT 2

Designer : Anne Bertossi

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Bertossi Brides/Paddington Weddings
Anne’s innate sense of style shows clearly in each and every gown individually crafted with her bride’s unique attributes in mind. Fabric is always her inspiration for her bridal collections so Anne regularly travels to Paris and Milan to source only the best laces and silks to create her gowns. (07) 3368 4933 Paddingtonweddings.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 3

Designer : Diana Toscano

Toscano Bridal Atelier
Diana Toscano creates bespoke bridal fashion, lovingly handcrafted for the girl who wants to stay true to her own sense of style. A modern, fashion savvy bride, in search of a beautiful gown that is as unique as she is.
(07) 3394 3276 toscanobridal.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 4

Designer : Helena Karkovic

Helena Couture Designs
With a Diploma of Applied Arts in Fashion Design, Helena is a couturier with a love of luxurious fabrics, exquisite laces and stunning Swarovski crystals, all of which she uses to capture the essence of her bride’s style and personality in her individually designed gowns. (07) 5529 4203 amoresque.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 5

Designer : Jordanna Regan

Jordanna Regan Couture
Innovative and original, Jordanna is a multi-award winning designer who designs with a passion born out of her lifelong love for bridal couture. Premium silk fabrics and lace, hand-beaded crystals and handmade flowers are skilfully used to create a look of timeless elegance, luxury and grace
in every detailed gown. 0400 706 611 jordannaregan.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 6

Designer : Ann Wilson


Strictly Bridal
Founder and designer Ann Wilson creates high-end luxury runway looks that cater to all styles and preferences. Each gown is personally designed in Australia by Ann, and through her clever design and sharp cutting each has the signature ‘Ann Wilson perfect fit’. (07) 5531 4003 strictlybridal.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 7

Designer : Jennifer Gifford

Jennifer Gifford Designs
Jennifer thinks she has the best job in the world, creating beautiful feminine and unique bridal gowns for some pretty awesome girls. A true romantic at heart with an eternal love of all things wedding, Jennifer designs unique, bespoke gowns and also caters to brides living elsewhere with her online JGD Shop. 0422 697238 jennifergifforddesigns.com

 

 

SEGMENT 8

Designer : Marilyn Brett

Marilyn Crystelle Bridal
Marilyn offers an exceptional level of quality custom made gowns as well as a range of ready to wear gowns which are continually being developed. An award-winning designer, Marilyn ensures that from concept design to dream gown, the process for her brides is flawless and completed with ease. 0402 043587 marilyncrystelle.com.au

 

 

SEGMENT 9

Designer : Wendy Makin

Bella Donna French Collection
Brisbane designer Wendy Makin now sells her new French Collection through over 100 stockists throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK.The French Collection presents an elegant, timeless silhouette, which is always popular with brides. (07) 3823 0100 wendymakin.com

 

 

SEGMENT 10

Designer : Vanessa Hoe

When Freddie Met Lilly
Renowned for her designs which fuse vintage with a modern
and glamorous edge, Vanessa has recently showcased a collection at New York Fashion Week and Australian Bridal Fashion Week. Vanessa and her team create bespoke fashion for brides, bridesmaids and cocktail dresses. 0408 079707 whenfreddiemetlilly.com.au

 

SEGMENT 11

Designer : Pina Fiorenza

Fiorenza Collection for Brides
Pina is one of Australia’s most celebrated bridal and evening gown designers, her creations having graced many well-known celebrities on the red carpet. Pina creates ready-to-wear and couture gowns that exude contemporary glamour, European elegance and absolute luxury. (07) 3870 3312 fiorenza.com.au

 

 

 

 

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