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Elisabetta Polignano’s Haute Couture collection features elegant and sophisticated gowns, including Akiko, a stunning two piece mermaid with detachable skirt. The refinery and structure of this collection truly embody a haute couture garment. Good structure and fine craftsmanship gives a polished affect to any garment and wedding gowns are no different. Polignano designs with the independent, strong and determined bride in mind and her gowns reflect those characteristics.

Bonus: Looking for something blue on your big day? Blanc de Bleu® is the world’s first blue grape sparkling wine with blueberry flavor. This beautiful drink doubles as your something blue and a delicious signature cocktail. Find the recipe for our favorite Blanc de Bleu® cocktail HERE.

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photographer: Michael Allen Photography | venue: The Greenbrier | gown: Akiko by Elisabetta Polignano | setting editor: Ashlye McCormick | fashion stylist: Scottie Key Watson | hair: Janice Allen | makeup: Alicia Lee | necklace: David’s Bridal | earrings: Carolee