A Gorgeous & Quaint DIY Colorado Wedding

by admin

  An interview with the bride:  Tell us a little about your inspiration behind the day: We certainly had some preconceived ideas of what we wanted our wedding to look and feel like, but many more emerged as we began putting all the many pieces together. If we had to choose one phrase to describe how we envisioned our big day, it would probably be “Farm Formal” (which we ended up using as our attire description). Since it was on a farm, we warned people against wearing...

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A Polish, Fairytale Destination Wedding in Punta Cana

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Paulina and Grzegorz planned their dream destination wedding off the coast of the Dominican Republic, in the beautiful area of Punta Cana. Paulina looked absolutely stunning in her sweetheart neckline, embellished Martina Liana wedding gown and Christian Louboutin heels. Grzegorz looked just as handsome in a sleek black suit and black tie.The ceremony was held at the gorgeous “Igleisa Nuestra Senora de Punta Cana” Catholic Church where the two lovebirds exchanged vows and said,...

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Novia Blanca

by Bride Chic

Last month on Bride Chic we ran a styled shoot called, La Boheme Bride. On location at The Presidio Golf Course in San Francisco, I had the opportunity to work with online jewelry retailer, Joanna Sirak of Novia Blanca who carries absolutely incredible classic and vintage styled pieces. I particularly love the jeweled hair combs that pair up so nicely with 20s-30s vintage gowns and show off the toney hairstyling out there. I can also see versatility with most of these pieces. If you...

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Trend Alert! The Shirtwaist Wedding Dress

by Bride Chic

  I haven't written about the shirtwaist dress in ages and it seems as the runways are showing many of these classic gems these days.  Did you know the shirtwaist is a variation of the ball gown silhouette?  It’s actually a more relaxed version of the hourglass, more of a tailored look focusing as much on the detailing of the bodice as the skirt. Generally a shirtwaist will have long shirt-like or billowing sleeves and full gathered skirt.  A shirtwaist dress for a bride...

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The Romantic Creations of Modern Trousseau

by Claire

Evoking dreams of classic couture and modern chic, Modern Trousseau's Spring 2015 collection is in a class of it's own. Although a smaller collection than most, each gown has an assortment of customizations to choose from, making your gown uniquely you. Plus, the collection has a small number of veils to match the gowns and they are truly spectacular. Enjoy the floor-length lace beauties and silk stunners below and then comment with your top picks!

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Norwegian Summer Wedding with Old World Style

by Claire

Tina and Erik's lovely summer wedding on the coast of Norway was an unforgettable celebration. Erik's classic suit complete with a top hat and Tina's gorgeous vintage lace gown created an old world feel that matched the ancient scenery around them. The pink and purple floral accents, lovely dessert table and handmade invitations are inspiring in their simplicity. But most of all, we love the adorable ring bearer and flower girl who are too cute to resist! Get inspired by this dreamy...

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An Elegant Affair in Pacific Palisades, California

by Claire

Kim and Mike's classic black-tie wedding was a joyous, sunny celebration. The couple married on the lawn of Bel Air Bay Club under an exquisite white altar on a sunshine-filled day. The Pacific Palisades, California setting was stunning, but the bride, full of smiles and excitement, was even more beautiful. The couple chose a traditional look for their big day, and the clean sophistication of the entire wedding was absolute perfection. From the luxurious white bride's bouquet, to...

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10 New Wedding Gowns by Oscar de la Renta

by Azure

Oscar de la Renta went back to basics for his Fall 2014 bridal collection, unveiling just ten sophisticated new styles rather than his usual lineup of 20 plus dresses. The iconic designer made every dress count, delivering a cohesive, accessible collection comprised of airy ball gowns, timeless a-lines, and sultry mermaids too. What this means is that there is a wedding dress to suit every style, venue, and season! Standout details on Oscar's Fall 2014 wedding gowns include...

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Elegant Ranch Wedding in the California Valley

by Azure

Alli + Cory by Leslee Mitchell With just six days left in our Fall Wedding Giveaway (one lucky bride will win Valentino pumps worth over $1,000), I'm on a mission to arm you with all the autumn wedding eye candy you need to create a win-worthy ideabook! And this sophisticated ranch wedding filled with rich red blooms is just the ticket! Alli and Cory tied the knot at the picturesque Hummingbird Nest Ranch in California's Simi Valley. The groom looked dapper in a black tux and...

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Elegant Neutral Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

We wanted to end the week on a gorgeous note, and this swoon-worthy wedding color palette of beautiful neutrals (with shades of gray, taupe, nude and white) is just what the doctor ordered! This fantastic fringy backdrop by Confetti System (one of the all-stars featured in yesterday's blog post about 21 shops that deliver the DIY goods) is what inspired it all, and we think the complete look above came together perfectly. Isn't this color combination endlessly dreamy? Click Pin It...

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