Left: Handmade lace and glitter gown with floral appliqué by Dreamy Weddings for You; crystal double necklace by Homa; crystal and pearl earrings by Elite Pour La Vie. Middle: Sleeveless dress with beaded top and blush-tone, A-line tulle skirt by Madison James; crystal and pearl headpiece and crystal earrings by Homa. Right: Lace appliqué dress with detachable sheer skirt by Muse by Berta; crystal swirl tiara by AA Bridal.

PHOTOS: Sara Hanna
STYLING: Rawan Asad

Brides-to-be from Buckhead and beyond who are looking for that special wedding gown or evening dress know there’s one place to go: Elite Pour La Vie. Owner Rawan Asad stocks her upscale boutique with couture fashions and accessories from designers such as Marchesa, Baracci and Zuhair Murad, many of which are carried exclusively by her store. In these fanciful frocks, as you saunter your way to saying “I do,” you’ll look as if you just walked off the runway.

Hand-beaded lace gown with high collar, open back and olive green crystals by Netta BenShabu; bejeweled headpiece by Elite Pour La Vie; lace-toe shoes with pearl strap by Marchesa.

Silk and lace dress with nude side lining and long train by Alessandro Angelozzi; dripping crystals bracelet and crystal and pearl earrings by Elite Pour La Vie.

Lace dress with drop-V neck, crystal buttons and tulle skirt by Paloma Blanca; attached laced-edge, floor-length cape by Elite Pour La Vie; beaded crystal belt, crystal tiara and crystal earrings by Homa.

Semi ballgown with crystal and beaded top by Pronovias; silver jeweled headband by Pink Pewter; crystal earrings by Homa.

Fitted highneck beaded gown by Netta Ben Shabu; handbeaded crystal and pearl tiara by Elite Pour La Vie.

Lace gown with drop-V neckline, crystal buttons and long train by Rosa Clará Couture; crystal and pearl earrings by Elite Pour La Vie; handmade gold and pearl headpiece by Homa.

Elite Pour La Vie

MODELS: Mackenzie Lucas, Ivey Hall and Nicole Harris, MP Management
HAIR: Richie Arpino and Casey Ehlers, Richie Arpino Salon
MAKEUP: Julian Reynolds and Edythe Parrish, Julian’s Cosmetics + Skincare