GALA by Galia Lahav was introduced as the designer's new ready-to-wear bridal line during their show in New York and it was one of the most anticipated moments of the season. Retailers and industry experts across the country have eagerly awaited this unveiling of our premier partners show-stopping gowns and the wait was more than worth it! The GALA line is not only available worldwide, but provides today's brides with a wide selection of captivating gowns inspired by the romantic capitals around the world. Seizing the pure, unadulterated essence of romance, each design sings its own love story that will heighten the fairytale dreams of any girl's wedding day.
GALA by Galia Lahav's Design Inspiration
The heart of romantic cities beat in the design inspiration behind each GALA style. From scenic rooftops to busy metropolitan streets, these cities uniquely different histories give life to some of the most modern day love stories, be they classic or dramatic. Galia Lahav captured the meaning of this storytelling in each stitch. Brides can visualize her fairytale dream come true in a variety of En Vogue gowns in which comfort is a key element. With the vision of the sunset gleaming over the city's skyline, a story is told within the ornate layering of skirts. Accents of prismatic light are scattered across the gown designs using unique crystal beading embroidery that is reminiscent of a starry night sky. Modern romance is manifested through a variety of silk chiffon fabrics and soft tulle combined with handmade embellishments. Hints of blush and nude tones create soft harmonies that add an elegant consistency throughout the collection. Arrays of form-fitting fabrics complete each gown by highlighting the silhouette of the signature Galia Lahav bride.
Strictly Weddings in the proud partner of Galia Lahav and honored to introduce the new GALA line to our audience, not only through our Featured Designer article but also in our Lookbook gallery along with each of their unparalleled collections. Without further adieu, we present the exceptional designs and stunning ad campaign shot in the magical city of Budapest.
Left: Style 601 | Right: Style 601 & 604
GALA Style 601
A sheer bustier top made of vintage embroidered lace is offset by a thin embroidered belt covering the waist moving into a full flowing chiffon skirt and a long train.
GALA Style 602
A sheer bodice embodied by robust hand embroidery accentuates a full-length tulle and chiffon skirt.
GALA Style 603
A full lace mermaid gown made in vintage blush chiffon fabric is adorned with embroidered appliques and trim with beautiful bejeweled straps and a dazzling belt.
Left: Style 604 | Right: Style 604 & 601
GALA Style 604
An embroidered ivory mermaid dress with a low front V-neck that features a low open back with thin straps.
GALA Style 605
GALA's most controversial, yet sexy and dramatic bridal gown with hand-embroidery and sparkling jeweled embellishments with long open slits exposing the legs and a chiffon train and skirt.
GALA Style 606
This gown has a lingerie bodice with a bejeweled top and belt and a full two-toned tulle skirt with a stunning long train.
Top: Style 607 | Bottom Left: Style 607 & 605 | Bottom Right: Style 607 & 605
GALA Style 607
Ballerina inspired ball gown with an entirely hand-embroidered sequins and pearl bodice that compliments a gathered ballerina skirt in organza and tulle.
GALA Style 608
Feminine allure that sculpts the body with sleek details of hand-embroidered French lace a dramatic tulle train and hand-embroidered details along the frame of the front and back neckline.
GALA Style 609
Hand-embroidered top that is sheer and dramatic with a crystal-studded spine on the back of the gown. A unique constructed fabric combination forming a light and dark ivory contrast in the front with a full mermaid skirt, long train and ruching details on the bottom half.
GALA Style 610
This gown is made from vintage crochet and silk satin with lace pockets. The train on this gown is dramatic in gorgeous blush accents.
GALA Style 611
A combination gown with a hidden short bridal gown camouflaged beneath a long tulle skirt. The skirt is beautifully embroidered in rose lace details. The top of the dress has geometric beaded designs exposing a stunning silk lace fabric beneath it. It has a dusty rose thin belt.
GALA Style 612
This is GALA's column gown with long sleeves and cutout waist accents. There a is a combination of embroidered silk tulle and bejeweled belt.