Stephanie Pfriender Stylander
The legendary Oscar de la Renta has long designed dresses inspired by a sense of place. (Recent bridal clients such as Jenna Bush selected one of his gowns for her May wedding that took place at her family's ranch in Crawford, TX.) Who better, we thought, to offer some thoughts on choosing the perfect wedding gown for a city, country or island venue? You can read what he had to say in his guest feature here.—Michelle Preli
P.S. And in other Oscar news, he recently launched a beautiful enhanced Web site to showcase his collections, along with a new online boutique. Partcularly fun is the video in "The Elements" section, where he details how he works with the wonderful embroidery and fabric in his collections.