Where the ladies at White of Dublin & Off White share bridal advice, inspiration, fashion trends, and local love. Stay awhile and read along as we share all things bridal!

It's okay to say Yes...
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
2018 Trends

It's okay to say Yes... even if it's the first store you've been to! You made it! You have found the love of your life and are getting ready to share that love in front of all of your friends and family. But before the wedding, there are so many decisions you have to make! The cake, the venue, the flowers, the music, the linens, and of course, THE DRESS. We know the dress is really the most important part (although, we might be a little biased) and can be just as big of a decision as deciding to get married in the first place. It's not as easy as it used to be when there were only two dresses to choose from and only one type of sleeve (yes we're talking about you, 1980's wedding ...

All About the Veil
Thursday, August 18, 2016
2018 Trends

As if finding your dream wedding gown wasn't hard enough, now you're being thrown into the world of veils! And that world, my friend, is a whole other animal! You'll hear words like waltz, chapel, soutache, mantilla, flyaway, and cage.  Your mind is probably reeling at this point and ready to throw in the veil. (Sorry, I had to!) But don't! We are here to help you make picking your veil super easy. First off, let's break it down.   Step 1. Pick a LengthThere are 7 basic lengths for veils. Let's start small. The shortest length is a birdcage veil. This veil is worn in the front to cover your face. The next longer veil is the flyaway. It is shoulder length and should fall about ...

GALA by Galia Lahav Trunk Show, August 5-7
Wednesday, August 03, 2016
2018 Trends

We are so incredibly excited to welcome GALA by Galia Lahav to Ohio! Haling from Israel, couture designer, Galia Lahav, is known for creating exquisite, dramatic gowns that can make any bride feel like a goddess. GALA is the designer’s first ready-to-wear bridal collection. The collection promises the same level of quality and elegance as the world-renowned haute couture lines. The designer explains that these gowns are "inspired by romantic capitals of the world that provide the backdrop to contemporary love stories; [the line] caters to brides who prefer modern, dreamy dresses that are soft, subtle, chic, and comfortable to wear." These works of art are created from luxurious layers ...

What is a Bridal Trunk Show?
Thursday, June 14, 2012
2018 Trends

Congratulations - you're engaged!  You've begun pinning (or have been for months!) photos of your dream wedding gown all over Pinterest.  You think you know what you want.  So you start calling bridal boutiques and realize that this may be more complicated than you realized!  Appointments?  Trunk shows?  WHAT?!?!?  This doesn't have to be confusing - and it shouldn't be.First off, if you aren't sure or have a question, simply ask.  Your bridal consultant should be willing to answer any question you may have.  We will begin tackling the most frequently asked questions that our brides ask us here at White of Dublin.  So let's start:What ...

New and Unique - Angel Rivera
Thursday, February 09, 2012
2018 Trends

What a gem!  Angel Rivera whose exquisite wedding gowns had only been available through Kleinfeld's in New York until recently, has chosen to show his gorgeous designs at White of Dublin.  We are honored to be one of the few stores in the United States to showcase his beautiful collection.  We originally fell in love with Angel when we first saw his amazing bead work on one of his glamorous ball gowns.  We quickly came to realize how Angel's career in fashion with such big names as Amsale, Kenneth Pool and Christos, inspired him to create bridal collections that are as diverse as our brides!  His creativity shows in such architectural designs as DJ, as ...