Wedding inspiration: The Rock n' Roll Bride


There's no denying that contemporary wedding style is all about the "boho bride", that is, if we're going by the wedding blogs and Pinterest at least. But rarely is there ever any mention of the "rock n' roll bride".  

As my own wedding day gets closer and final decisions have to be made, I have to say I'm starting to panic more than a little bit about my sartorial choices.  But what if I don't want to wear a floral crown??! What are my other options??! The Pinter/blog-sphere would almost have you believe that a floral crown is the only option (I mean, it does suit my venue and my dress and the bridesmaids dresses...) but maybe I've just seen too many photos of beautiful boho brides that I could never possibly live up to. Or maybe I've just seen one too many flower crowns. (Spoiler alert, I'm probably gonna wear one anyway.) There's just an insane amount of pressure on the bride to look perfect, and no do-overs if you get it wrong. Which for me is a serious and frightening possibility.

They say that when choosing your wedding attire, the most important thing is to be true to yourself and your personal style. And while I love a good boho-flowy-everything-all-the-time look, I'm also just as often drawn to a slightly edgier style. A torn vintage tee, a black leather jacket, studded boots, shit with eagles on it. So with that in mind I decided to dig around the interwebs and try to come up with some Pin-spiration for how one would style the "rock n' roll bride". It wasn't easy. I had to dig deep, people, and fairly far back into the 80s. Think heaps of tulle and puffed sleeves, a heavy veil over short skirt, a stiletto heel and a hidden flask.  It's Sean Penn and Madonna, the November Rain video, animal skin accessories and long white gloves.  And maybe, just maybe, it's about time to bring it back.


The pink invite pictured was for Sean Penn and Madonna's wedding FYI/OMG. Oh and of course Slash had his shirt open at his wedding.  Just of course he did.



















































When I first began this particular inspiration search a few months back, I came across the to-die-for  Bowie Dress (above) by dreamy French wedding dress designer Rime Arodaky. If you haven't heard of her before, trust me you soon will.  I immediately tracked down the only bridal store in the UK that stocks her pieces (in Notting Hill, natch) and booked myself an appointment, you know, "just for fun".  Luckily the way-out-of-my-budget Bowie dress looked terrible on me, but predictably I proceeded to fall in love with pretty much every other piece in her stunning collection. And since I have several different events surrounding my wedding that I'm going to need different dresses for anyway (#justification), I left the appointment with a flustered "so can I like split this over 3 different credit cards? Thanks." 


Watch the 2014 collection video below and try to tell me all you need for the most stylish rock roll wedding ever isn't just a moped, some ankle boots and a guitar? Those chic-as-f*ck  Parisians just do it better


                  
       RiME ARODAKY collection014 " The Lovers " from Pascal Délé / Lifestyle-Prod on Vimeo.


47 comments:

  1. These guys have a list of their preferred caterers, which you select. Food is amazing from hors' dourves to dinner. Servers cater to guests in an efficient manner.
    Wedding venues in San Antonio

    ReplyDelete
  2. Brides usually wear it while sporting turmeric or henna as gold jewelry might get spoiled when it comes in contact with them

    British marriage

    ReplyDelete
  3. Congratulations!!! Marriage & it's every moment is unforgettable. I wish you stay together for eternity.
    Choose Temple Jewellery Online Shopping in India from Paliwal Jewelers

    ReplyDelete
  4. Super Bowl LI will be the 51st Super Bowl and the 47th modern-era National Football League .... The Touchdown Tour is a way to excite the Houston community about the 2016-2017 football season culminating in Super Bowl LI.
    Super Bowl 51
    Super Bowl 51 Live
    Super Bowl 51 Live Stream
    Watch Super Bowl 51
    Watch Super Bowl 51 Live
    Super Bowl 51 Live Online

    ReplyDelete
  5. Biggest Awards Oscars 2017 Live Stream Online Watch Full Show Coverage ,Time, Date, Red Carpet HD Video In Any Device.Get the latest news about the 2017 Oscars, including nominations, winners, predictions and red carpet fashion at 89th Academy Awards Oscar.com.

    Oscars 2017
    Oscars 2017 Live
    2017 Oscars
    Oscars 2017 Live Stream
    Oscars

    ReplyDelete
  6. UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will be held on March 4, 2017. Event information, results, video, and fighter information for UFC 209

    UFC 209


    UFC 209 Fight Card


    UFC 209 Live


    UFC 209 Live Stream


    UFC 209 Start Time


    UFC 209


    UFC 209 Live

    ReplyDelete

  7. Somebody check the establishment of Madison Square Garden. Golovkin vs Jacobs On Saturday, the celebrated field will play host to a fight between two of the most deafening punchers in boxing, when the undefeated Gennady Golovkin goes up against Daniel Jacobs in a middleweight title session that is certain to see a few blows resonate all through the scene.

    Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) will put the IBF, WBC, IBO world titles on hold, in addition to his status as the WBA “super world” champion, when he ventures into the squared circle this end of the week.
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Fighter Jacobs, who came into the battle with the WBA world belt, has an opportunity to seize whiz status on the off chance that he can annoy Triple G. Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Stream
    Golovkin has thumped out 23 straight adversaries, turning into a fan most loved for his unassuming disposition outside the ring and his close legendary power inside it. Golovkin vs Jacobs Boxing Jacobs is the genuine article himself, having halted his last 15 rivals.

    Golovkin vs Jacobs
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Stream
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Streaming
    Golovkin vs Jacobs PPV
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Boxing
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Fight
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO PPV
    GGG vs Jacobs
    Jacobs vs Golovkin
    Jacobs vs Golovkin Live
    Jacobs vs Golovkin Live Stream
    Jacobs vs Golovkin Fight
    Jacobs vs Golovkin Boxing
    Jacobs vs Golovkin PPV
    Jacobs vs Golovkin Pay Per View
    Jacobs vs GGG
    Watch Golovkin vs Jacobs
    Watch Golovkin vs Jacobs Live

    ReplyDelete
  8. Golovkin vs Jacobs Gennady Golovkin confronts his hardest test to date when he goes up against Daniel Jacobs in New York amid the early hours of Sunday morning.

    Golovkin vs Jacobs Fight The WBA super and WBC and IBF world middleweight titles are hanging in the balance as the two men, who gloat an amazing 62 knockouts between them, conflict at the memorable Madison Square Garden. Golovkin vs Jacobs Fight

    Golovkin vs Jacobs
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Stream
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Streaming
    Golovkin vs Jacobs PPV
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Boxing
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Fight
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO PPV
    GGG vs Jacobs
    Jacobs vs Golovkin

    No link or satellite any longer since it's 2017 and you turned into a line cutter? Indeed, uplifting news, Golovkin vs Jacobs the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Jacobs pay-per-see on Saturday will be accessible internet, spilling at RingTV Golovkin vs Jacobs PPV

    Golovkin vs Jacobs
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Live Stream
    Golovkin vs Jacobs PPV
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Boxing
    Golovkin vs Jacobs Fight
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO Pay Per View
    Golovkin vs Jacobs HBO PPV
    Jacobs vs GGG
    GGG vs Jacobs
    Jacobs vs Golovkin

    ReplyDelete
  9. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor haven't formally consented to a battle, however the unbeaten boxing star as of now has a favored area for the occasion.Mayweather said last Wednesday he'd battle McGregor in Moscow."Firstly we have to concur a battle and after that after we can concede to a place," he said in a meeting with Russian state-possessed media arrange RT. Mayweather vs Mcgregor Live "On the off chance that some way or another it turns out the battle will be in Moscow, then I have no issue. On the off chance that I needed to pick now then I would pick Moscow."
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Fight
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Boxing
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor PPV
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Pay Per View
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Live
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Live Stream
    Mayweather vs Mcgregor Live Streaming
    Watch Mayweather vs Mcgregor
    Watch Mayweather vs Mcgregor Live


    Accepting Mayweather vs McGregor can clear every one of the obstacles important to complete the arrangement, Moscow would be a far-fetched setting for their occasion.

    Mcgregor vs Mayweather
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Fight
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Boxing
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather PPV
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Pay Per View
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Live
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Live Stream
    Mcgregor vs Mayweather Live Streaming

    ReplyDelete
  10. We give a moment of silence for these five matches that we anticipated but did not make it to the final WWE WrestleMania 33 lineup. At WWE Wrestlemania 33, Taker will step into the ring with Roman Reigns, who has promised repeatedly that he will retire The Deadman. WWE WrestleMania 33: 10 Returns That Could Happen ... As such, Michaels was given his first Wrestlemania match.

    Wrestlemania

    WWE Wrestlemania

    Wrestlemania 33

    WWE Wrestlemania 33

    Wrestlemania 33

    Wrestlemania 2017

    WWE Wrestlemania 2017

    Wrestlemania Live

    WWE Wrestlemania Live

    Wrestlemania Live Stream

    WWE Wrestlemania Live Stream

    Wrestlemania 33 Live

    Wrestlemania 33 Live Stream

    WWE Wrestlemania 33 Live

    WWE Wrestlemania 33 Live Stream


    Get WWE WrestleMania 33 results & updates, including 2017 winners and WWE video highlights of the best matches from WrestleMania 33 this year.

    ReplyDelete
  11. The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters or The US Masters, is one of the four major championships in professional golf. The Masters is scheduled for the first full week of April, and it is the first of the majors to be played each year.

    Master Golf 2017

    2017 Master Golf

    Masters Tournament

    Master Tournament

    Masters Tournament 2017

    2017 Masters Golf Tournament

    Masters Golf Tournament 2017

    Masters Golf Tournament

    Master Golf 2017

    2017 Master Golf

    Masters Tournament

    Master Tournament

    Masters Tournament 2017

    2017 Masters Golf Tournament

    Masters Golf Tournament 2017

    Masters Golf Tournament

    Masters Tournament 2017 live coverage from Augusta National Golf Club at CBSSports.com. Watch the tournament live, choose cameras and get live stats.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. We give a moment of silence for these five matches that we anticipated but did not make it to the final WWE WrestleMania 33 lineup. At WWE Wrestlemania 33, Taker will step into the ring with Roman Reigns, who has promised repeatedly that he will retire The Deadman. WWE WrestleMania 33: 10 Returns That Could Happen ... As such, Michaels was given his first Wrestlemania match.


      WWE WrestleMania 33

      WrestleMania 33

      WrestleMania 33 live stream

      WrestleMania 33 live


      WWE WrestleMania 2017

      Get WWE WrestleMania 33 results & updates, including 2017 winners and WWE video highlights of the best matches from WrestleMania 33 this year.

      Delete
  12. We give a moment of silence for these five matches that we anticipated but did not make it to the final WWE WrestleMania 33 lineup. At WWE Wrestlemania 33, Taker will step into the ring with Roman Reigns, who has promised repeatedly that he will retire The Deadman. WWE WrestleMania 33: 10 Returns That Could Happen ... As such, Michaels was given his first Wrestlemania match.


    WWE WrestleMania 33

    WrestleMania 33

    WrestleMania 33 live stream

    WrestleMania 33 live


    WWE WrestleMania 2017

    Get WWE WrestleMania 33 results & updates, including 2017 winners and WWE video highlights of the best matches from WrestleMania 33 this year.

    ReplyDelete
  13. [url=https://the-masters.org/]The Masters[/url]

    [url=https://the-masters.org/]The Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://the-masters.org/]The Masters Golf[/url]

    [url=https://the-masters.org/]Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.co/]The Masters 2017 Live Stream[/url]



    [url=https://2017masters.co/]Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.co/]Masters Golf 2017[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.co/]Masters 2017 Live[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.co/]Masters 2017 Live Stream[/url]



    [url=https://mastersgolf.co/]Masters Golf[/url]

    [url=https://mastersgolf.co/]Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://mastersgolf.co/]The Masters Golf[/url]

    [url=https://mastersgolf.co/]Masters Golf 2017 Live Stream[/url]



    [url=https://2017masters.org/]Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.org/]The Masters[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.org/]Masters Golf[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.org/]Masters 2017 Live[/url]

    [url=https://2017masters.org/]Augusta Masters[/url]



    [url=https://themasters2017.info/]The Masters 2017[/url]

    [url=https://themasters2017.info/]The Masters Golf[/url]

    [url=https://themasters2017.info/]The Masters Golf 2017[/url]

    [url=https://themasters2017.info/]The Masters 2017 Live Stream[/url]

    ReplyDelete
  14. In the headliner at, Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson will go head to head for the second time. In their past meeting, Cormier vanquished Johnson. Anthony Johnson says Daniel Cormier is his own 'greatest. Video: Embedded, section 1 - 'That was so all around played!'
    UFC 210
    UFC 210 Live , UFC 210 Live Stream , UFC 210 Fight , UFC 210 Card , UFC 210 Fight Card , UFC 210 Online , UFC 210 PPV , Cormier vs Johnson 2 , Johnson 2 vs Cormier , UFC 210 Free



    Ultmate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight veterans Will Brooks and Charles Oliveira will duel this Saturday (April 8, 2017) at Betting Line: Oliveira and Brooks Clash With Lopsided Odds. There have been a lot of incredible battles in the UFC light heavyweight division, however which one was the best?
    UFC 210
    UFC 210 Live , UFC 210 Live Stream , UFC 210 Fight , UFC 210 Card , UFC 210 Fight Card , UFC 210 Online , UFC 210 PPV , Cormier vs Johnson 2 , Johnson 2 vs Cormier , UFC 210 Free

    ReplyDelete
  15. Thanks To Watch The Masters 2017 Live Stream, one of the most prestigious tournaments in golf, is set to take place this week at Augusta National Golf Club from April 6-9.

    Masters 2017

    The Masters 2017

    Masters 2017

    The Masters 2017

    Masters Golf

    UFC 210

    UFC 210

    We already know Tiger Woods won’t be Masters 2017 Live participating in the 2017 Masters, but there are still intriguing questions entering this year’s tournament.

    ReplyDelete
  16. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  17. A week after Canelo vs Chavez went toe-to-toe in an instant classic, boxing fans get another star-studded fight when Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) meet at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
    Canelo vs Chavez Jr

    Chavez Jr vs Canelo

    Canelo vs Chavez jr

    ReplyDelete
  18. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  19. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  20. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  21. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  22. I was anticipating get such sort of post which is exceptionally useful to me. thanks Mayweather vs McGregor

    ReplyDelete
  23. I was anticipating get such sort of post which is exceptionally useful to me. thanks Mayweather vs McGregor

    ReplyDelete
  24. I've been browsing online more than 3 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me. In my view, if all web owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the internet will be a lot more useful than ever before.|
    I couldn't refrain from commenting. Exceptionally well written! Mayweather McGregor

    ReplyDelete
  25. It's appropriate time to make some plans for the future and it's time to be happy. I've learn this put up and if I may just I want to suggest you some interesting things or advice. Maybe you could write next articles regarding this article. I desire to read more issues approximately it! NFL Schedule

    ReplyDelete
  26. You have formed better than average post sir, I will bookmark this page, an obligation of appreciation is all together for information. I truly esteem your own position and I will make a point to return here soon.and feel free visit my blog as well.
    mayweather vs mcgregor, mcgregor vs mayweather, mayweather vs mcgregor, mayweather vs mcgregor live


    ReplyDelete