Bridal dress length 101

white wedding dress higher at front

The perfect wedding dress is a combination of all the small details that combine to make a gown both dramatic and gorgeous at the same time. From the colour to the beadwork to the stitching, one detail that plays a big part in how elegant a bride looks is the length of her dress. Choosing […]

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Preparing for Your Wedding Dress Fitting: Everything You Need to Know

white wedding gown cap sleeve

For soon-to-be brides being as prepared as possible will occupy your mind as you make plans and set appointments before the big day. A crucial part of this is your wedding dress. It can bring out the best in your physical features and make you feel like royalty for your special day. In order to […]

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10 expert tips for finding your dream wedding dress

Woman walking in Pronovias lace wedding gown

Imagine, walking down the aisle as the most beautiful woman in the room. The details of your dress the fit, the way it flows, the colour, the beadwork and the veil all coming together for the perfect look. Many women dream of their wedding day,  and naturally, want to get everything right. Once the wedding […]

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Our 5 best Runway Bridal Gown Looks for Spring/Summer and How to Replicate Them

The Spring 2020 Bridal Fashion Week held in New York showcased an array of spectacular wedding gowns, from comfort to works of art.  Intricate designs, structured jackets, minimalist looks and pops of colour were all featured on the runway. As few of us can spare the luxury of a quick rendezvous to the Big Apple […]

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A Sleeved or Sleeveless Wedding Dress?

Angel sleeve dress

When deciding whether to wear sleeves, or to go sleeveless on your wedding day, it’s helpful to consider seasonal practicality, the areas you want to show off (and any you want to cover) and balancing the dress style.   If you’re planning an Autumn/Winter wedding, a sleeved dress provides cover-up and added warmth.  Similarly, sleeves […]

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What if I don't want to Wear a White Wedding Dress?

Coloured wedding gown

We’ve all grown up with the idea of the fairytale white wedding dress, but this is a relatively recent phenomenon. Before World War II it was more common to invest in a gorgeous dress (probably not white) that could be worn again. While some women flirt with the idea of not going with a white […]

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Who is the best wedding dress designer?

Who is the best wedding dress designer in Auckland and how do you select the most flattering wedding dress for your body shape?Modes are New Zealand’s leading wedding dress supplier and have extensive knowledge in this areaBelow are some tips from Diane and Katherine at Modes Broadway.For most women, finding the perfect wedding dress will […]

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Modes Bridal has moved to 26 Mccoll Street, Newmarket.
Modes Eventwear remains at the same location (160 Broadway) for ball, events, and designer wear.

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