10 Things:
The Ivy & Aster Bride

Wedding Dresses

To better understand their muses, we asked some of our favorite designers to imagine what their brides would say on everything from first dance songs to fantasy destinations to teen idols. Meet the woman below who inspires the team at Ivy & Aster.


Photos: Fairchild Archive (Ryan, Christy, Goa, cupcake); courtesy of the designer (others)

The one thing in my closet I can't live without:
Sparkly heels

Dream honeymoon:
Goa, India

Madonna in the '80s, '90s, or today?
'80s Madonna—that's our generation!

Twilight or True Blood?

Go-to takeout place:
Do cupcakes count as takeout?

Ideal bachelorette party:
Tapas with the girls, then karaoke all night!

Turning water to wine—really, it would be nice to do!

Beauty bag essential:
Lip gloss

Favorite '90s supermodel:
Christy Turlington—she is still so beautiful and amazing!

First guest I'd want on my talk show:
Ryan Gosling... swoon :)

Is there a designer you want to see featured in this series? Leave a comment or shoot us an email! And see more from Ivy & Aster in our Wedding Dresses gallery. —Phillip B. Crook

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