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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    Designer Vera Wang revealed the latest line of affordable bridal and bridesmaid gowns that will be featured at 250 David's Bridal stores in late December or early January. White by Vera Wang first debuted in February 2011 in 150 stores. Her spring 2013 collection features bridal gowns from $628 to $1,698, including an "ombre tulle ball gown with sheer straps" for $1,348 (pictured).
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    While Vera Wang's higher-end bridal gowns range usually start at $4,000, the White by Vera Wang spring collection also includes this tulle and organza fit-and-flare gown for $1,498. The designer has quietly built an empire around her brand of elegant, feminine products ranging from fragrance, footwear, home and menswear with her Black by Vera Wang rental collection at Men's Wearhouse.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The fit-and-flare gown, shown with a veil, also has lace appliques placed on a "diagonally draped bodice" with a "tumbled tulle skirt with hand-cut taffeta bouquets" and is shown in ivory.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The White by Vera Wang collection shares design characteristics similar to the higher-end collection with nary a bead in sight and plenty of details in lace and buttons at a fraction of the cost.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The newest White by Vera Wang collection also features this "crinkle chiffon fit-and-flare gown with diagonally placed flanges" for $728.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    Following suit with the designer's higher-end 2013 spring collection that featured black wedding gowns, the latest White by Vera Wang line also features this "crinkle chiffon" gown in charcoal as well as ivory, white and "VW champagne."
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    This tulle ball gown with lace appliques, pictured with a separate bolero jacket, is the highest priced item in the newest White by Vera Wang collection at $1,698. The gown is described as having a "two-tiered tumbled tulle skirt and hand-cut taffeta bouquets."
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    Above its layers of tulle, common in Wang's classic princess-like designs, is a "diagonally draped bodice and matching grosgrain sash."
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The collection also features "little white dresses" for brides who think out of the box. A strapless dress with folded "garza tiers, horsehair flanges and narrow satin sash" (left) will be sold online only for $628. A one-shoulder draped tulle dress with a "bubble hem" and gathered tulle ribbon and bow appliques will also be sold online only for $728.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The White by Vera Wang collection includes several bridesmaid dresses, including this tulle dress with organza petals, shown with a black satin sash. The dress retails for $198 and comes in blush, charcoal, ebony, ivory, midnight and VW champagne.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    This crinkle chiffon halter-neck dress with vertically placed flanges and black mikado sash retails for $168 and comes in 12 shades.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The bridesmaid dresses include a crinkle chiffon strapless gown (left) for $188 in 12 shades and the crinkle chiffon column gown with an "asymmetrically draped bobbin net bodice" for $178 in 10 shades.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    The color choices for Vera Wang bridesmaid gowns include amethyst, blush, cassis, charcoal, ebony, midnight, mulberry, sapphire, valentina, and VW champagne.
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  • 'Affordable' Vera Wang Spring 2013 Bridal Gown preview

    Couples planning their weddings will be able to purchase the White by Vera Wang collection exclusively in David's Bridal stores and sometimes online through the David's Bridal website. Not only can women under the spell of the designer find men's clothing at the Men's Wearhouse, they can also find new shoes and accessories at David's Bridal as well that range from $88 and above.
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