The Ultimate Gift for the Newly Engaged: A Stealth Engagement Party

by Azure

Wondering how to make the bridey in your life feel extra special? Why not throw her a surprise engagement party?! My besties and fiancé did just that this weekend, and it truly meant the world to me! They kept me in the dark by playing it off as a casual couple’s dinner, but when I walked in… all the special people in my life (including my parents, my fiancés parents, and my dangerously pregnant sister, who made the two hour trip despite her “about to burst” status) were...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: How Many Bridal Showers Do I Deserve?

by Azure

In this week's advice column, a bride writes in upset because out of her eight bridesmaids, only one has offered to throw her a party. What do you think, was the Wedding Maven too harsh on her? Do you expect to have multiple parties? Why or why not? Helpful Links How Many Bridal Showers Do I Deserve? Ask the Wedding Maven

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Recycled Bride: Rock your Rehearsal Dinner - Eco Style!

by Azure

About Recycled Bride It's easy to get so excited about your wedding dress that you forget about getting decked for all of your other wedding-related celebrations, like the rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, and engagement party. The fabulous frocks and amazing accessories below have two things in common: they're all sustainably produced, and they'll all impress your guests with miles of eco-chic style. 1.The sculptured lace heart dress by odasf on Etsy is a romantic bride-to-be's dream...

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NY Sample Sale for the Modern Glamorous Bride-to-Be!

by Azure

Chloe and Reese is a high-end design shop that recently launched an exclusive collection of party and cocktail frocks, Ardour. If you want to steal the show at your engagement party, bachelorette party, or rehearsal dinner, you'll want to check these out. And if you are a New York bride, what better time to scope these fun and flirty numbers than during a Chloe and Reese sample sale! You have from tomorrow until Friday (Sept. 2nd - 4th), between noon and 7pm, to grab a gorgeous,...

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