Olivia Palermo BRIDES' Cover Girl

(Olivia Palermo Brides in Monique Lhuillier Photo: Matt Jones for BRIDES)

"Check out the Marchesa, Oscar de la Renta, or Carolina Herrera shows online," Olivia tells us. "And even if your dream dress comes right off the rack, add your own touch. Play with color. It's all about the styling!"

Keep reading and for more on the cover story with Olivia, be sure to pick up the new issue of Brides available nationwide on May 6!