Wedding Gown Inspiration at the Balsams

Tucked into a deep valley amid the mountains of New Hampshire’s northernmost county is a place that, for centuries, has been a bright spot in that remote area. It’s The Balsams, a resort hotel named for the fragrant firs that surround it. It was the scene of many weddings until 2011, when it closed. Now it’s coming to life again, with new owners who plan to make it better than ever.

The Height of Wedding Gown Fashion

It’s not Cloud Nine, but it sure is a long way up — 500 feet, in fact. On the top of Cathedral Ledge in North Conway one early fall day, photographer Jay Philbrick and his adventurous team captured the heavenly look of the latest wedding gowns.

Print Wedding Dresses

Would you consider a print wedding gown? Here are a few of our favorites.

Affordable Wedding Dresses

Fashionable doesn't always have to mean expensive. Designer gowns are obviously not within most brides' reach, but that doesn't mean you have to forgo the latest styles. Here are some great options that won't bust your budget.

13 Trends from Fashion Week

Here are 13 trends from Fall Bridal Fashion Week including dramatic details, long and cap sleeves, off-the-shoulder looks, sexy thigh-high slits, oversized ruffles and more.

Simple and Slinky Dresses

Keep it simple - and sexy - with this recent trend from Bridal Fashion Week Fall 2015.

Dresses with Bold Details

One of the biggest Bridal Fashion Week Fall 2015 trends was dresses with some sort of large embellishment or design - from beading to elaborate patterns, just plain white was out.