Tracy Uomoleale of Priscilla of Boston


Courtesy of Priscilla of Boston

Get advice about your summer wedding wardrobe from Tracy Uomoleale, designer for Priscilla of Boston. She also dishes on traditions, texture, her upcoming collection and how she hopes to expand the Priscilla of Boston line. —Cari Wolfert

What advice would you give to summer brides about their dresses?

The most important consideration is comfort. I recommend choosing a gown that will allow the bride-to-be to move easily—nothing too overly constructed and heavy. It helps to have a smaller train as this also alleviates excess weight, or even consider a short or tea length dress style. Look for breezy and movable fabrications such as organza, English net, taffeta and satin-faced chiffon which are so in-trend right now. Another very unique fabric that I've designed with is linen which is absolutely perfect for a summer bride...

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