Meet The Team
Owner / Graduate Gemologist
Nikki of Nicole Mera is a high-end private jeweler who specializes in creating custom hand-fabricated fine jewelry, for both contemporary and traditional styles. Nikki gathers inspiration from clients’ ideas and imagination to ultimately create a custom timeless design. Whether it is your first time designing a custom engagement ring, needing assistance procuring the perfect gemstone for an anniversary, or selecting the perfect gift, trust in the knowledge and experience of Nikki to help guide you through each moment.
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Our annual Looks of Love Contest has been beyond exciting! One lucky finalist received the most votes, and we’re excited to announce our 2020 Looks of Love Contest winners are Darian + Taylor! Their gorgeous photos were captured by Maddie Pierantoni and we couldn’t be more smitten! We are thrilled to gift this couple with dinner on us at a restaurant of their choice and a pair of wedding
Our inboxes were flooded with so many adorable submissions for this year’s Looks of Love Contest! It was unbelievably difficult to narrow it down to 16 finalists, and we can’t imagine trying to pick a winner, which is why we’re enlisting the help of our followers! This year, we’re letting YOU decide – pop over to our Insta Story at @bridesaustin to vote
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we are so excited to kick off our sixth annual Looks of Love contest sponsored by Nicole Mera! There is nothing sweeter than reading a love story and seeing incredible photographs that perfectly capture the love a couple has for one another. We’re still swooning over our 2019 winners, Lauren and Drew, captured by Kayla
Can you believe a new decade is right around the corner? It’s time to look at our favorite 2019 wedding fashion trends. These Austin bridal boutiques dressed a myriad of blushing brides and grooms in gorgeous gowns and dashing suits that fit any wedding aesthetic. Cheers! Cape Gown They say that not all heroes wear capes, but we think these designers
Love, would you mind getting on one knee again? Except this time, be sure to take notes from this ‘Engagement Envy’ editorial that is surely every girl’s dream proposal! Firstly, a skilled photographer is a must. Every photo from this shoot is drenched in sweet detail, sunshine and playful youth – perfectly captured by Caitlin Rose Photography, who did not
Modern, confident, bold and edgy — what better way to describe MUSE, a highly styled, fashion-focused editorial tucked within the pages of the Brides of Austin 5th anniversary issue! The lovely Mint Photography captured each bridal look in a vogue, high fashion-esque style. The gowns stole the show, of course, with structured contemporary numbers from Julian Gold, Moonlight and Moss, Beatitude Bridal Boutique, a sultry
After a weeklong countdown, we are THRILLED to unveil the Brides of Austin 5th anniversary cover! Captured by the oh-so-talented Kelly Scogin of Mint Photography, this image from our fashion editorial, titled MUSE, was the perfect choice for this celebratory issue. The model bride’s seriously glamorous Reem Acra ball gown from Julian Gold was juxtaposed with edgy styling thanks to tousled clipped hair
We’re just days away from the 5th anniversary cover reveal! With that, we’re continuing our countdown to the cover with a sneak peek at five fabulous beauty looks that can be found in the pages of the 5th anniversary issue! Our Austin beauty pros know how to bring the heat when it comes to hair and makeup looks! Barely there, bold