Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses: Chic Sophistication by Tara Keely

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Chic, sophisticated and enchantingly on-trend, the Fall 2011 Tara Keelywedding dresses are just what the doctor ordered! If you're loving the bridal belt trend, you'll adore this gorgeous collection. From dainty crystal-embellished ribbon ties to dramatic haute couture-inspired sashes, Tara Keely proves that a little waist-cinching accessory can go a long way! What do you think? Are you a classic bride who's drawn to the simple embellished sashes, or a high-fashion bride who'd...

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Ethereal Wedding Dresses by Jim Hjelm: Fall 2011

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Ready to fall in love one last time? Sport one of these stunners from Jim Hjelm's Fall 2011 collection and your groom's heart will skip an extra beat! Detail heavy and embellished to the hilt, Jim Hjelm wedding dresses are beyond dreamy. Romantic applique, delicate embroidery, waist-cinching bridal belts... these gowns are the perfect mix of modern and traditional. Which dress is just your style? Post a comment to share your thoughts! Helpful Links 2011 wedding dresses Romantic...

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Parisian Chic Bridal Gowns by Lily Allen’s Dress Designer

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British singer Lily Allen tied the knot this weekend, and her wedding dress was a romantic bride's dream come true! Allen walked down the aisle covered in ivory lace, and her sleeved vintage-inspired bridal gown was designed by Parisian talent Delphine Manivet. As you know, we're loving the sleeve trend for 2011-2012 brides. And when modest sleeves are paired with a sultry open back, the perfect balance between classic and contemporary comes to fruition. Just check out all this...

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Romantic Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses by Blush

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Are you planning a wedding that will be the perfect mix of casual and elegant? Then get ready to swoon because the Fall 2011 wedding dresses by Jim Hjelm Blush are picture perfect for your dream wedding day. Blush wedding dresses just ooze romance and simple sophistication. With minimal embellishments and soft, sumptuous fabrics, you'll float down the white aisle in a Blush confection. Which 2011 Blush wedding dress is just your style? I'm head-over-heels for the tulle ballgown...

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Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses by Alvina Valenta

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Fall 2011 wedding dresses by JLM Couture designer Alvina Valenta are here! And to say they're gorgeous is an understatement! As always, Alvina Valenta's bridal gowns exude elegant sophistication and timeless femininity. And the attention to detail is out of this world! A few top bridal style trends that come through in Alvina Valenta's 2011 collection are illusion necklines and embellished bridal belts. Sweetheart necklines and one-shoulder styles dominate the collection and if...

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Wedding Decor Ideas- Vintage Romance, Antique Charm

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How romantic is this wedding color palette? I adore the feminine pastels (peach and blush pink) with the organic, natural tones (light sage and canvas). And vibrant coral provides the perfect pop of color! This vintage chic wedding color palette is perfect for Spring or Summer I Do's. Especially if you choose an outdoor wedding venue! If you're a bride who loves antique finds, Anthropologie style and soft hues, get inspired by this charming palette! We hope you love it as...

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Rosa Clara Spring 2012 Bridal Gowns: Lace Luxury, Sleeved Romance

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If you loved Kate Middleton's royal wedding dress, then Rosa Clara's Spring 2012 bridal collection is sure to make you swoon! Soft, classic and romantic, if you walk down the aisle in a Rosa Clara confection, you will take your grooms breath away. There's an ethereal quality to these gorgeous gowns, and lace, textural details and beading embellishments are perfectly applied. There are some killer crystal-encrusted bridal belts, too! We've seen a major wedding dress trend blossom...

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Fall 2011 Wedding Dresses by Anne Barge: Rich and Regal

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Anne Barge recently showed off her Fall 2011 bridal collection at New York market. And we've got photos of all the latest styles to inspire your wedding day look! Designed for the modern bride who loves luxury and romance, these bridal gowns are so right! What I love about Anne Barge is her knack for incorporating the perfect amount of detail, not over-the-top but eye-catching nonetheless. I was thrilled to see this designer's use of sheer illusion fabric. Adding a little...

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Retro Super 8 Wedding Films- Still Swooning…

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After seeing this film on the Once Wed blog, I discovered Joel Serrato Films. If you love vintage, you're in for a treat... Serrato creates short wedding films using a 1960's film format called 'Super 8'. Super 8 films have a raw vintage feel, and when I watched Joel Serrato's wedding Super 8s, I was speechless. I had goosebumps (and may have shed a tear). Now, I am a flower child hippie at heart but a film like this would be a true treasure to even the most modern, contemporary bride....

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Winery Romance in California

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Real wedding by Halberg Photographers   Kara and Peter planned a romantic California winery wedding for 150 guests. They chose the Solage Calistoga for their wedding venue, a picturesque locale that provided the perfect backdrop for their I Do's. Navy blue and pink letterpress invitations were sent out, and a relaxed, comfort food-inspired menu was selected for the reception. All of Kara's favorite flowers (roses, peonies, hydrangeas, sweet peas, and tulips) were...

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