When I came across this picture of an Oscar de la Renta wedding dress in the Spring Martha Stewart Weddings I swooned. It's a beautiful confection of white petal-like layers and dreamily floating fabric. Very fairy tale princess, I thought. In fact, it reminded me of a beautiful illustration from one of my favorite fairy tales as a child. Beverlie Manson's exqusite drawings brought the story of Sleeping Beauty to life - and this wedding dress has the spirit of her good fairy, who protects Sleeping Beauty from death by casting her into a deep sleep. Beautiful, no?
Images: Martha Stewart Weddings, Golden Press.
Oscar de la Renta and Fairy Tale Princesses
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That dress in beautiful. It is a fairy princess dress.
Yes, it's incredible. Thanks for the comments! I am sad to add, however, that the price is a little less dreamy - over $19,000!
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