Real Brides
by samantha

Upcoming Trunk Shows

Check back soon for upcoming trunk shows

Samantha & Carmen

Samantha Popa

Owner, Pilates instructor and Romanian LA native, Samantha Popa, creates one of a kind looks rooted in all things feminine and romantic. Growing up around her mother’s store and the fashion industry, she was also a Hunter/Jumper Equestrian Champion and attended a French speaking school in Los Feliz. She is now fluent in the language along with having extensive knowledge in the women’s body. Studying Psychology and fitness in college, Samantha has skill for making women feel like the most beautiful version of themselves by helping them create the outward evocation of their inner personality through their dresses. Her love and knowledge of couture coupled with her desire for the unexpected red carpet moments makes her your unbeatable go-to-stylist. In 2014, Samantha was the first to create non-traditional bridal by pushing the classic bridal boundaries, adding unique and never before seen colors and textures. Samantha’s scope of A Bride By Samantha ranges from classic sophistication to unique non-traditional, giving her the expertise to craft the perfect look for any big event in your life. Not only does she style celebrities, actresses, and style icons for red carpet events, but her brides have also been featured in California Wedding Day Magazine, The Knot, Style Me Pretty, People Magazine, Strictly Weddings, Inside Weddings, KTLA 5 News, Fox Good Day LA, and much more.

Carmen Popa

Founded in 1974 by Carmen Popa, Andrea’s specializes in creating one of a kind mother of the bride/groom gowns, special occasion and cocktail attire. Andrea’s provides service to generations of woman from brides to mothers and sisters to grandmothers; for weddings, Bar and Bat mitzvahs, black tie events and all special events. Providing couture fashions for the youthful but mature women of today; every woman is left with a secure sense of self when styled by Andrea’s Fashions.

Visit Andrea's Fashions