Superlatives get bandied about a lot when talking about bridal. Beautiful. Incredible. Breathtaking. Indeed, it’s a time to exult in the glory of matrimony, with most of us getting so carried away in the moment we basically shout, “You look amazing!” and “Oh my Gosh, incredible!!!” from the proverbial rooftops at blushing brides below. But in the case of Sophie Turner’s wedding dress, these indulgent superlatives are granted. It was breathtaking, truly.
The first peek came via Louis Vuitton’s Artistic Director, Nicolas Ghesquiere, who shared a snap of his wondrous creation on Instagram. Cut-out at the back, cinched at the waist, cap-sleeved and full at the skirt, the French lace confection fell with beauty as Turner beamed into the mirror. Embellished with tiny crystals, the lace skirt fell into soft, fluid folds at the hem, while her veil was delicate and sheer; trimmed with lace and embroidered with scattered appliqué.
The second look was from Turner herself, who shared a face-fronting image with new husband Joe Jonas, revealing a plunging neckline, silk cummerbund and matching silk cap sleeves which continued down the arm with lace, along with a bouquet of falling orchids and white lilies. Grinning in a flutter of white petals, the pair made their way down the aisle hand in hand, Sophie Turner a vision in Louis Vuitton.
Perhaps Ghesquiere surmised it best: “Absolut beauty”. Indeed, if only he were on hand to make all our wedding dress dreams come to life. One can dream…