Pernille Teisbaek Had The Scandi Wedding That Instagram Dreams Are Made Of

This weekend saw fashion influencer, creative director and Scandi Instagram star Pernille Teisbaek tie the knot with her long-term boyfriend Philip Lotko, providing us with plenty of new material for our hypothetical wedding Pinterest board in the process.


Pernille’s 480,000-and-up online following will be more used to seeing the stylist (who formerly went by the handle @lookdepernille) in looks that epitomise laid-back Scandinavian style: over-sized roll-necks, jeans and shirt combos and breezy patterned midi dresses. For her trip down the aisle of St Ib’s Church in Bornholm, Denmark, however, the bride opted for a design from one of the biggest names in bridal style: Vera Wang.


Proving that the nearly-naked trend can be wedding-appropriate, the dress in question balanced layers of semi-sheer lace and intricate embellishment with a more demure high neckline and long sleeves.

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While the bride might have sided with an internationally renowned design hero for the dress itself, the details brought a touch of Denmark to her wedding style. Cinching the gown at the waist was a pearl-encrusted belt from Weddings By Gudnitz, the bridal jewellery brand from Danish couturier Rikke Gudnitz (who also tailored the dress and created Pernille’s barely-there veil for the occasion) – we think this might be the first time you’ve felt actively compelled to wear a waist belt since your mid-Noughties wardrobe reached peak Gok Wan. A pair of buckle-embellished Manolo Blahniks, a low-key bouquet by local florists De Fire Arstider and - intriguingly – a Swift-esque serpentine ring finished off the wedding ensemble.


Proving that mis-matched is the way forward when it comes to dressing a bridal party, Pernille’s two bridesmaids wore subtly different draped gowns in similar tones of champagne gold; classic styles which we imagine could sit happily ever after in any eveningwear line-up. If only all brides were so considerate…

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