Whether you’ve been married or not, every girl knows the wedding is really all about one thing. Okay, yes, love, but after that? The dress, baby! And when it comes to celebrity wedding gowns, Monique Lhuillier has the game on lock. She’s dressed so many A-list brides we found ourselves wondering, “Who didn’t wear Monique on their big day??”
Now before we get to all the wedding dress goodness, it’s important that we “introduce” you to Monique because yes, she is an actual person and she’s also kind of amazing. Monique is an L.A.-based designer who grew up in the Phillipines. She attended the Fashion Institute for Design and Merchandising in California before launching her eponymous bridal line in 1996. Almost immediately it was a huge hit among editors, retailers and brides alike and soon she was expanding her brand into bridesmaid dresses, ready-to-wear, shoes and jewelry.
In addition to dressing countless brides for their big day, Monique is also a fave of celebs like Eva Longoria, Kate Bosworth, Drew Barrymore and Zoe Saldana on the red carpet. And as for star brides? Well, Monique has tons of them, too. Click through the slideshow to see 17 celebrities who wore Monique Lhuillier for their “I dos.”
Be sure to check out all the brides who wore Vera Wang, plus wedding planners reveal their favorite wedding detail.
[Photo: Splash News]