5 Hot Trends In Wedding Accessories

by Bride Chic

Did you know most brides wait till the dress is ordered and/or fitted before they consider even looking at all the little goodies? Think accessories like headpiece, veil, shoes, and whatever other accouterments are going to be part of the look. Unless you're one of those rare brides who has inherited some unusual piece of veiling or a hat you want to build your look around, it's the wedding dress that's going to define everything you add (or subtract for that matter). From this...

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Your Votes Revealed! 2013 Wedding Trends Survey

by Azure

Looks like it's time for some new trends, brideys! We asked you to vote on the top 31 trends happening in weddings this year, and tell us which ones you love, loathe, and couldn't care less about. Over 250 readers weighed in, and the results may surprise you! It turns out that many of the decor trends, you're ready to say goodbye to... but the food related trends still have you craving more. And the white aisle style trends (like sleeves and non-white wedding gowns) prove to have...

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My Favorite Trends for Fall

by Bride Chic

With so many Autumn weddings happening out here in California I've been keeping an eye on trends for fall brides. You see, we've got all this great weather playing perfect host to vineyard and beach bashes. Meanwhile there's a whole country beyond the sunny West Coast where fall is definitely a time for bundling up and keeping the chill off. The point is, wherever you are, fall will be with us before we know it and you'll want in on some of the up and coming chic. STATEMENT BACKS -...

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Simply Gorgeous Spring Wedding Makeup Guide

by Azure

Although we can't help but love the bold lips and dramatic cat eyes we're seeing on more and more brides these days, neutrals topped our list of trends for 2013 weddings...and not just for color palettes, decor, and flowers, but for bridal makeup too! Neutral makeup shades include tones naturally found in the skin, like peach, rose, bronze and plum. Makeup extraordinaire Bobbi Brown suggests (in the April 2013 issue of Real Simple) choosing neutral hues within two shades (darker or...

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2013 Wedding Trend Spotlight: Swoon-Worthy Neutrals

by Azure

Dreamy neutral color schemes topped our list of wedding trends for 2013. And one look at the inspiration board above makes it easy to see why! So what's the recipe for success? Let me indulge you! Start with pure white and creamy ivory, then mix in some soft nudes, blushes and pale pastel peaches. Since your wedding flowers will naturally bring touches of green to the table, you can also add super muted shades of celery, sage and mint. If you need help seeing how truly...

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Top 13 Wedding Trends for 2013!

by Azure

Happy Valentine's Day, lovelies! Seeing as over a quarter million couples get engaged today, we thought it was the perfect time to share our picks for the top trends for 2013. Ready to see the list in all its glory? Here we go! 1.  Neutrals - After a year of bold jewel tones (purple was THE color for 2012 weddings) it's back to basics for 2013. Expect to see soft neutral hues like cream, ivory, tan, sand, and stone dominating 2013 color palettes. 2.  Neon Pops - Neon is back...

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A Few Things to Remember About Dressing Your Bridesmaids in 2013

by Bride Chic

2013 is lookin' good on the bridesmaid front. Once upon a time bridesmaids dresses were the Mohave Desert of bridal fashion. That was until cutting edge companies like Ivy & Aster, BHLDN and up and coming designers like Leanne Marshall finally filled a gap in an industry screaming for change. Here are a few of my own observations about that change and dressing your bridemaids. These are some of your closest friends--the ladies you've laughed and cried with over the years. So let...

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