Fashion: The Finest Things



From gorgeous accessories
to sweet stolen moments, the details mean so much


True Romance

Manuel Mota silk and French lace gown; $2,725 and Glam by Pam vintage rhinestone brooch (used as hairpiece); $130, La Belle Rêve. Convertible blue quartz and sterling silver necklace/bracelet; $225, Roundtree & Richardson. Pearl, citrine, and peridot ring by Bijounique; $190, Voletta Couture.


Clockwise from top Convier Design vellum and lace wrapped invitation; prices vary, Paper Fling. Pink pearl and champagne diamond earrings; $1,375, Aree Perlman. Ranunculus bud boutonnière; prices vary, Colleen Monette. Cabochon prehnite, diamonds, and rose gold earrings; $9,150, Turgeon Raine. Prong-set solitaire ring in 18K gold and platinum by Alfred Butler (stone sold separately); $1,200, Aree Perlman. Paul Smith cufflinks; $130, Mario’s. Glam by Pam vintage brooch; $120, blue topaz and Swarovski crystal necklace; $198, freshwater pearl strand; $140, and rock crystal bracelet with ribbon closure all by Heidi Hull; $140, all at La Belle Rêve. Natural Tahitian pearl strand; $4,250, Aree Perlman. Assorted locally made truffles; prices vary, Chocolate Box.


Such Great Heights

On Him: Hugo Boss linen suit; $695, Prada silk tie; $160, and pocket square by Roda; $50, Mario’s. Cotton Armani Collection shirt; $375, Butch Blum. On Her: Madina Vadache gown with ruffled black tulle waist; $3,800, La Belle Rêve. Aireheart by Sydney five-strand necklace; $995, Butch Blum. Pink pearl and champagne diamond earrings; $1,375, woven rose and white gold bracelet by Carolina Bucci; $3,565, and 18K gold and platinum prong-set solitaire ring by Alfred Butler (stone sold separately); $1,200, Aree Perlman.


Forever Camelot

Sleeveless shift and jewel-studded jacket by Schumacher; $475 and $515, Butch Blum. 18K gold and platinum prong-set solitaire ring by Alfred Butler (stone sold separately); $1,200, Aree Perlman. Fallon gold-tone bangle; $245, Barneys. Silk Lanvin pump with glitter heel; $895, Posh on Main.


So Well Suited

On Him: Wool Boglioli suit; $1,365, Ermenegildo Zegna oxford; $535, and Armani Collection silk tie; $175, Butch Blum. Prada cotton shirt; $430 and Roda pocket square; $55, Mario’s. On Her: Vera Wang gown with mesh belt and flower appliqués; $6,990, Marcella’s La Boutique. Lanvin bracelet and earrings; $645 and $540, Posh on Main. Aireheart by Sydney necklace; $765, Butch Blum.


Clockwise from top Monogram wedding invitation; prices vary, Real Card Company. Cabochon prehnite and diamond pendant on rose gold chain; $5,550, Turgeon Raine. Woven rose and white gold bracelet by Carolina Bucci; $3,565, Aree Perlman. Marroni diamond pagoda ring; $8,100, Barneys. Blue plate and gold-tone place settings; prices vary, Totally Tabletops. Small box; prices vary, I Need a Favor from Kate.


Princess Bride

Manuel Mota silk chiffon gown and faux-feather bolero jacket; $3,000 and $200, La Belle Reve. Emerald cut solitaire in 18K gold (stone sold separately); $1,875 and 22K gold, morganite, and white sapphire earrings; $2,600, Aree Perlman. Valrhona chocolate cupcakes with custom-tinted Madagascar vanilla buttercream and gold sanding sugar; prices vary, Trophy Cupcakes.


Assistant Stylist: Sharron Anderson

Models: Charles Doyon, Seattle Models Guild and Kirsten Parton, TCM Models and Talent

Location: Spanish Ballroom at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle