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New Dresses- Prairie Rose and Dandelion

The Prairie Rose is elegant yet eco, made with layers of sumptuous Champagne tulle over Ivory Organic Cotton. More info, photos and pricing here.   Below, the Dandelion Eco Gown is offbeat, casual and fun. More info, photos and pricing here.     First photo model Emory Jarvis, following images of model Darci. Photographed at the Kelly Gallery by Marco Simonelli of Photo Mementos. Hair and makeup by Bella Bridal Hair Co.

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Candace + Jon

I got to remake this lovely, simple little vintage wedding gown for Candace for her Fall Des Moines wedding to Jon.  She chose a hat from my hat wall, and I made her this cozy bubble-dot wrap to keep away the chill.  Their photos by Aly Carroll Photography are amazing, I just had to share!  Original blog post here.

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The Cutest Court House Wedding You Ever Did See

“I went to Janay because I was so frustrated trying to find a dress that wasn’t strapless and would look flattering on me. Typical dresses and designers seem to have a one style fits all mentality and this couldn’t be further from the truth. I’m 5’4″ with larger breasts (DD/E) and what I suppose you would call a fuller figure (even though size 14 is the size of the average American woman). Janay created a dress that was so flattering…

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Leslie + Bruce

Leslie looks stunning in the “Larkspur” gown and matching hair flower for her San Francisco wedding.  That’s right, like many brides we work with, we never met in person but worked together long-distance.  Kris Holland, the couple’s wedding photographer, introduced their fun, photo-journalistic wedding photos best: “Leslie and Bruce rocked it. From here to there/forth and back/up, down and all around. I dig the portraits we shot at the Sir Francis Drake and their wedding venue, The Winery on Treasure…

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New Dresses- Wild Senna and Yarrow

Lacey West models two new additions to the 2013 Janay A Eco Gown collection.  Photographed at the Kelly Gallery by Marco Simonelli of Photo Mementos.The new “Wild Senna” Dress, with peekaboo under-bust (available fully lined for the less-adventurous), ruched waist and bust, and vertical ruffled skirt.   More info on our online shop. The dreamy “Yarrow” Dress,with natural waist and tiered ruffle skirt, in Organic Cotton Voile with Organic Lace trim.   More info about this dress here.  Beaded Belt…

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