For Oleg Baburow, dressmaking is as much a calling as it is a vocation. And nowhere is that passion more evident than in his 2021 “Life is a Miracle” bridal collection. Poured into each design are countless hours of careful thought, hard work and incredible attention to detail that can be readily discerned by anyone. If you’ve always envisioned your perfect wedding dress to be one that’s both romantic and glamorous, dreamy yet distinctive, this could be the “miracle” you’ve been waiting for!
Life is a Miracle, the 2021 collection by Russian-based Oleg Baburow features one-of-a-kind silhouettes that build upon elements from the latest trends while maintaining an timelessly sophisticated and luxurious execution. Here you’ll find regal ball gowns with intricate bodices wrapped with ornate beading and twinkling with metallic threads, boho chic lace dresses with billowy sleeves, and contemporary details like swag straps, high slits and detachable accessories. It’s modern elegance and lightness made flesh.
These wedding dresses of remarkable beauty are born out of Oleg Baburow’s unique approach to design. The name Life is a Miracle itself hints at the marvel at work behind the seams of the divinely beautiful 2021 collection.
Now, more than ever, many designers are looking to hope and inspiration beyond what the corporeal world can offer. For Oleg Baburow, God has always been the driving force behind his creations. Guided by his faith and a power “beyond knowledge, calculation, business acumen and even artistic talent,” his vision for the collection was pushed forward by an indescribable force of creation, and realized by a more worldly — but no less still humanly impressive — artisanal dressmaking techniques.
A lot of love and labor are put into each design. Deliberately favoring manual processes over machines, the extensive embroideries and laces are shaped, refined and hand-placed in configurations that bring out the best of each silhouette. What all this translates to are gowns with an ethereal quality; graceful and arresting, delicate and powerful at once. Keep scrolling to discover the rest of the stunning looks from this collection...