THE INSPIRATION: ?Alice...slid both combs into my hair under the edge of the thick braids. ?That's something old and something blue,? Alice mused... ?And your dress is new?? She flicked something at me... the filmy white garter landed in my palms. ?That's mine and I want it back,? Alice told me.?
Bella, in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn
THE EXPERTS SAY: ?The inspiration for Bella's garter was 'understated pretty meets vintage elegance.' It's a hybrid of Bella and Edward's distinct qualities: Bella is pretty, natural and classic. Edward is sparkling, vintage and captivating.?
Claire Quigley, designer, journelle.com
"I envisioned a piece for Bella that looked like wildflower branches that her grandmother might have worn to her own wedding. We designed wild leaves and had them made in dark blue stones set into blackened silver metal, for an antique feel."
Jennifer Behr, hair accessory designer, jenniferbehr.comRead MoreLess