East to West Spring Wedding Flowers Guide

by Azure

One great way to cut down on the wedding flowers spend (without sacrificing your vision) is to focus primarily on flowers that are in season when you're getting married. And now that Spring has sprung, it's the perfect time to talk in-season, budget-friendly blooms. Since each U.S. region has its own unique climate, the types of flowers blooming in Spring on the East Coast will be different that what's blooming down South. So take it from Martha, and use the guide below to find the...

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25 Bridesmaids’ Dresses Perfect for Spring

by Azure

Be kind to your bridesmaids and they'll never do you wrong! A great rule of thumb for every bride to remember. One easy way to guarantee happy bridesmaids is to make a stylish choice for what they'll wear down your aisle. To help you along the way, here are our picks for Spring and beyond... Pastels Brights Neutrals Prints & Patterns Which of these bridesmaid dresses would your ladies absolutely love? Sound off below!

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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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Pretty Prints for Bridesmaids

by Azure

We are over the moon for all the mix and match bridesmaids we've been seeing the past year. But for Spring and Summer weddings, why not choose pretty printed frocks for your b-maids? We love the floral numbers above and below, and if you keep scrolling down, you'll see similar dresses perfect for your 'maids. But first, check out the inspiring real wedding photos featuring bridesmaids in prints and patterns... Would you consider printed dresses for your bridal party?...

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3 Centerpiece Ideas for your Spring Wedding

by Oh Lovely Day

Spring is officially here, which means Spring wedding season.  In case you are still deciding on your florals or planning a wedding for next Spring, I’m sharing some pretty centerpiece ideas for your spring wedding. Vibrant Peaches & Pinks What says ‘Spring’ more than brightly colored wedding flowers?  The incorporation of peonies and peaches in your centerpieces are perfect for your Spring wedding. Pretty White Tulips The flower that most symbolizes Spring is the...

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Lemon, Charcoal, Navy Rustic Real Wedding: Hannah and Marc

by Azure

  Featured Tennessee Wedding by Jamie Clayton Photography   This Spring wedding in Knoxville, TN was picture perfect! Hannah and Marc decided on a modern wedding color palette of navy, charcoal and yellow and infused tons of personalized details into their April I Do's!   The Tools Bend Farm was the wedding venue selected by the couple, a rustic chic locale featuring a giant distressed barn. The barn provided a gorgeous backdrop for romantic wedding...

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Elegant Winery Wedding with a Cool Color Palette

by Azure

  Real wedding by Katherine Birkbeck Photography   Dawn and Robbie tied the knot on May 7th, 2011 in Georgia.  They chose the gorgeous Chateau Elan for their wedding venue, a picturesque destination complete with a full-production winery and first-class golf course.   Their wedding color palette was beautifully unexpected, cool blues and shimmery silvers complimented with classic ivory.  

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Vibrant Virginia Wedding at a Vineyard: Anna and Altan

by Azure

Real wedding by JMK Photos Anna and Altan tied the knot on May 13, 2011 in Crozet, VA. The amazing King Family Vineyards served as the wedding venue for this lovely spring wedding. The bridesmaids wore short taupe dresses and the groomsmen sported dapper black tuxedos. Anna paired her ivory sweetheart neckline wedding dress with a pair of peep-toe wedding shoes featuring hot pink rose details. Her wedding hairstyle was classic, a loose chignon finished with a dainty hair...

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Outdoor Garden Wedding with a Crisp Green Apple Theme

by Azure

Outdoor Spring Wedding by Long's Photography Shannon and Dan tied the knot on May 28, 2011 in Tallahassee, FL. The gorgeous couple chose the most perfect outdoor wedding venue for their ceremony vows, the Maclay Gardens State Park. Lush greenery and vibrant flowers, a secret garden and a reflection pool, just a few of the lovely features of this picturesque outdoor venue. The wedding day was overflowing with special details– from the apple escort cards, custom I Do wedding...

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Spring Wedding Ideas: The Ultimate in Topping Off Your Look

by Azure

About Bride Chic This was the scene at Kleinfeld Manhattan for Priscilla Troy last fall when she had a trunk show premiering her magnificent collection of vintage and reproduction parasols. Now that it's spring these chic little props are just waiting to be popped up and admired for all their intricate detailing... Once upon a time the parasol was considered a necessity in every woman's wardrobe to ward off the sun. By the mid-1800s when they hit their zenith in the Western World,...

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