Spring 2010 Bridal Runway: Nicole Miller Wedding Dresses

by Azure

If you are having a destination wedding, Nicole Miller just might be the wedding dress designer for you! The simple, sexy dresses in her Spring 2010 collection are perfect for the jet-setting bride- traveling with one of these slinky frocks will present no problem whatsoever! I love the modern femininity that Miller brings to each of her designs! Can't you just picture a beautiful, natural bride walking down the sandy, beachside aisle to meet her casually dressed groom in one of...

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Sandals’ Resorts for an Off-the-Chart Fantastic Honeymoon

by Azure

Hopefully, you've already registered for our amazing Off-the-Chart Wedding Give-away. For the next few weeks we'll spend a little time making sure you have a chance to meet the fabulous partners helping us with this dream contest. This week we want to introduce you to Sandals Resorts! Sandals, the leader in Caribbean destination weddings and honeymoon packages, is offering the winner of our Off-the-Chart give-away a four-day/three-night Luxury Included® stay for two adults to any...

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Featured Wedding: Sharpe and Berry

by Azure

Featured Wedding by Brooke Christl of Brooke Christl Photography The Sharpe/Berry Wedding took place on August 1st, 2009 with a brief ceremony on the beach in Ocean Isle, NC with a reception following at the Silver Coast Winery. This wedding was especially great for me because of how easy the couple was to work with and how much they wanted some fun pictures. We were stuck in beach traffic and late for the ceremony and Becky loved the idea of jumping out the limo to get pictures...

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Destination Wedding Inspiration: Incorporate Vibrant Colors with your Bridal Accessories!

by Azure

As the frigid Chicago weather quickly approaches, I force myself to think warm. And what better way to think warm thoughts than with a destination wedding inspiration board! I love the freedom a simple white wedding dress affords a destination wedding bride. You can play up your wedding color palette, or simply incorporate vibrant tones, with fun bridal accessories! The world really is your oyster, so go wild! Photo Credits -Isadora wedding dress from Watters WTOO Brides...

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Bubbly Bride: Barefoot Bride

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride A few weeks ago I wrote a post on telling your story through the shoes you pick for your wedding day. Today I am going to entertain another idea— walking down the aisle barefoot. Your story may not include shoes at all and that is OK! If shoes aren't your thing, do not waste time and money searching out a pair to complete your attire. A common stereotype that goes along with brides and bare feet is that it is only acceptable at beach weddings or if you...

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Featured Wedding: A Sun-Filled Destination Wedding

by Azure

Special Feature by Ayesha of Bedazzled Photography Latrice and Patrick got married in gorgeous Paradisus, Palma Real, Dominican Republic on June 28th, 2009. Their ceremony was absolutely beautiful. All their guests flew in from all over the world to attend this beautiful destination wedding. It was such a delight photographing them because these two sure do know how to have fun! Wedding Credits: Make Up and Hair: Michelle Rice Event Coordination and Bouquet: Lorely Jimenez of...

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Featured Wedding: A Florida Beach Wedding

by Azure

Special Feature by Kelly Canova of Kelly Canova Photography April and Wayne were married June 27th in Jupiter Beach, Florida. Since they live out of state, we had only talked on the phone and met for the first time the night before their Florida destination wedding. I felt like we were old friends right away. They are a beautiful, loving, fun and happy couple, willing to try anything for some great photos. The wedding took place at Jupiter Beach Resort and Spa, which also provided the...

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The Honeymoon, Special Feature by Robbin Montero of “A Dream Wedding”

by Azure

Special feature by Robbin Montero of a Dream Wedding Generally thought to be the most “honeyed” time of a couple’s marriage, the honeymoon is certainly one of the most romantic trips you and your spouse will ever take. With careful planning, you will have many treasured memories of this occasion. I highly recommend using the services of an experienced travel agent. Not only will you get the best prices, but most agents have traveled extensively and can easily provide...

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Real Wedding Challenges: Creating a Meaningful Ceremony from Scratch

by Azure

We have two great loves here at the Savvy Scoop: interesting stories and finding inspiration to help you make your wedding special. Our monthly feature “Real Wedding Challenges” combines both of these loves. On the last Friday of every month we introduce you to a real married couple that worked through a challenge (or two, or three) in planning their wedding. Since these couples are no longer in the midst of planning a wedding, we think you’ll find their solutions and...

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Bridelines: The Wedding Bailout Plan

by Azure

Despite the failing economy, one thing remains constant - the wedding announcements in The New York Times Style Section. Weddings occur on every weekend of every year, no matter what the stock market says. Here are some ideas to get you through wedding season without having to search for a bailout plan: 1. Borrow a dress from a friend. No cost, except it would be nice to dry clean it afterwards. 2. Chip in together with your friends for bridal shower gifts - get lingerie (maybe...

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