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5 Tips to Look and Feel Beautiful in Your Wedding Dress for Plus Size Brides

‘How to lose 10 pounds in ten days’; ‘how to drop a dress size in a week’; ‘quick ways to lose weight before an event’ – if you’re a plus size bride who’s on the verge of a panic attack before her big day, chances are you have googled all these and a lot more on the subject, haven’t you? Living in an age obsessed with beauty filters and slimming effects can finally take a toll on your mental health and it gets easier to find yourself vulnerable enough to try and fit in the unrealistic beauty standards of society. Well – don’t panic! You’re not alone and we understand how you feel. You’re already perfect the way you are—...

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About our designer

Jenine Nerecina is living her dream as a luxury and couture fashion designer for women with curves. At a young age, she knew she loved creating beautiful pieces but after finding a gap in the market for a premiere exclusively plus size formal wear brand, she made the leap to begin her brand Nerecina. She is currently based in Los Angeles and is focused solely on creating luxurious designs for plus size women in high quality fabrics. We spoke to Jenine about how she got started and what inspired her to create her brand: How And Why Did You Start Designing?Creating beautiful clothing has always been a lifelong dream. I’ve been sewing and making clothes for my Barbies since I...

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Nerecina Bridal 2020 Collection Lookbook

The Nerecina Bridal 2020 Collection is inspired by curvy, fashion-forward brides who are looking for gowns that are a breath of fresh air in a sea of underwhelming wedding gowns that are currently on the market. Our goal for this debut bridal collection is to design gowns that are unique to plus size women. Available in sizes 10-32, with at least 3 color options for each style, we designed each gown using luxurious laces that are rarely used to make plus size clothing. Since our gowns are made-to-order right here in Los Angeles, we also offer custom options so that each bride can celebrate her special day in the gown of her dreams. Look #1: Boheme Dainty sequins on a...

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Why Plus Size Women Need Bridal and Formalwear Couture

..and how my brand will fill the void that’s missing in plus size fashion. Hi! Welcome to the Nerecina Wedding Blog. My name is Jenine and I am the owner, founder, designer, etc of the Nerecina brand. I started this fashion brand to cater to plus size women because I saw a serious lack in couture and luxury clothing options for curvy bodies in the bridal and formalwear industry.Before we dive in, let me tell you a little bit more about myself and why I wanted to start my brand. I am a fashion designer and celebrity tailor living and working in Los Angeles. After working with celebrity clients for the past 3 years, I realized that the luxury and...

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