“In the initial fitting when Kristen put the dress on and looked in the mirror, she was very moved,” the designer told us. “In that moment she was not an actress or a character in a film, she was a bride, and a happy one at that. It is always very important to make the bride happy, of course, and in this case I was delighted to do so. It was a very special moment for both Kristen and the character of Bella to share.”
One of this year’s most covetable wedding dress jobs (next to The Duchess of Cambridge and Kate Moss’ gowns), Herrera was asked by Twilight author Stephenie Meyer to create the dress – worn by lead character Bella Swan wears when she marries her vampire boyfriend Edward Cullen.