"The contemporary brands every modern bride should discover ... If you are on the hunt for a less traditional wedding dress, here are some brilliant names to know"
"Want to do your bit for the planet and your wardrobe? Well, renting clothes gives you the chance to enjoy the designer brands you love for a fraction of the price. Here, we’ve rounded up what’s new in the world of circular fashion, as well as the best of what’s available right now…"
"London-based designers and best friends Jess Kaye and Rosie Williams founded The OWN Studio to bring a contemporary aesthetic to wedding wear. Handmade at its London atelier, the label delivers understated silk dresses in a range of silhouettes, from wrap dresses to halternecks to bias cut slip dresses and skirts."
"Whatever happens with Covid-19, we believe the micro wedding is here to stay.' Jess Kaye, co-founder of The OWN Studio tells ELLE UK."
"Although the year 2020 might not have gone as planned for many upcoming brides, that doesn't mean planning or having a smaller restricted wedding can't happen. As with many purchases these days, we think about what it means for the planet, so why should a wedding dress be any different? Read on for our sustainable, yet still chic, wedding dress brands to inspire your upcoming nuptials."
"An exciting and innovative label that is taking the fashion world by storm"
"The star of the collection is a white tuxedo with a heavy satin lapel and matching wide-leg trousers – all crafted in the softest, supple crepe. It’s very Helmut Newton meets Bianca Jagger, but updated for the modern woman."
"So what are the new trends that the pandemic has set in motion?...Most importantly, how will the pandemic leave a lasting impact on the wedding industry in the years to come? Five top industry wedding tastemakers have pooled together on a report to discuss what weddings may look like in 2021."
"I wore jumpsuit 007 from The OWN Studio...the girls were fantastic and had the jumpsuit made to measure in just seven days. It was perfect for our Chelsea wedding and is my favourite thing I have ever worn."
"Not just another bias-cut slip dress, The Own Studio has created a collection of silk wedding gowns that feature one-of-a-kind detail and avant-garde silhouettes."
"Gone are the days when bridesmaids were expected to wear matching dresses, regardless of their shape or size. These days, brides are throwing the rule book out the window – even if that makes it all the harder to know what is and isn’t going to look right. To help, here are some of our main dos and don’ts…"
"Jess Kaye, co-founder of East London bridal boutique The OWN Studio, believes that many brides have avoided online shopping due to the lack of options..."
"The collections are designed to be reworn and fabric offcuts are used to make accessories"
"The OWN Studio’s glamorous new 26-piece collection, ‘EDITION 003’, has just landed – and is full of sparkling sequins, textured silks and lustrous satin. Even better, the label has stuck to its ethos of to create pieces that can be worn long after the wedding day."
"OWN was founded to offer women fashion-led contemporary bridal wear, by friends Rosie and Jess who both love simple, effortless fashion and wanted to bring the same aesthetic to bridal"
"Minimalist, understated and contemporary, The OWN Studio offers brides and bridesmaids sleek options that they'll actually rewear. Inspired by luxury fashion and vintage pieces, founders Jess and Kaye Rosie Williams focus on clean silhouettes and beautiful fabrics."
"Enter the cool styles and sleek silhouettes of The Own Studio wedding dresses and bridal separates... clean, simple style that's luxurious, yet easy to wear. So if that sounds like your style, effortless minimalism awaits!"
"...a killer outfit for a civil ceremony"
"Buying online is becoming the new norm for modern, savvy brides who know what they want"
"A toast - to the era of stylish, small weddings... The OWN Studio has reported a 400 per cent rise in sales of wedding jumpsuits since before Covid, and says 35 percent of brides now are organising weddings with less than four week's notice."
"Remarkable in its simplicity"
"Pared back but still full of romance, welcome to the new era of weddings - and wedding dresses."
"For a slightly tailored, yet not too much of a tuxedo style, this The Own Studio jumpsuit is chic as can be. The wide leg, floor-length trousers of this figure flattering all-in-one are dramatic, yet elegant. Lined with silk, the relaxed silhouette is perfect for any civil wedding ceremony."
"Swap the usual everyday style you scrape your hair back with, in favour of this satin [scrunchie] from London brand The OWN Studio."