Marchesa Bridal is the design work of Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig. The two British born designers have led the Hollywood evening wear spotlight by creating custom designs for celebrities. Georgina went to school for costume designer while, Keren went to school for print and embroidery. In 2004, Marchesa was launched followed by Marchesa Bridal in 2009. Their bridal collection is soft, romantic, and edgy. Georgina is a judge on Project Runway: All Stars.
The designs of Marchesa have been worn by Penelope Cruz, Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Richie, Blake Lively, Kate Hudson, Cameron Diaz, Selena Gomez, Halle Berry, Rihanna, Eva Longoria, Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Emma Watson, Kristen Stewart, Sandra Bullock, and more.
Marchesa was named after the socialite Marchesa Luisa Marquise Casati Stampa di Soncino. She was an Italian heiress and muse of the arts in the 20th-century Europe. She was known for being a “living work of art”. She inspired artist like Dior and McQueen.
Price range: $5,000 to $12,000