Spring 2011 Wedding Dresses from JLM Couture Have Arrived!

by Azure

Hold onto your hats, wedding planning brides! If you're still looking for THE dress, you are in luck. Bridal design house JLM couture just unveiled their Spring 2011 runway photos, and we'll be adding all of the new 2011 styles for Alvina Valenta, Jim Hjelm, Jim Hjelm Blush, Lazaro and Tara Keely to our wedding dresses style gallery. Since adding each fabulous dress is a labor of love (and will take some time), here's a little couture eye candy, from Alvina Valenta's Spring 2011...

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Spring 2011 Wedding Dresses from Aire Barcelona

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Aire Barcelona always delivers dreamy, romantic, impeccably-tailored wedding dresses, and the Spring 2011 collection from this Barcelona-based design house is chockfull of bridal style eye candy! I fell head over heels in love with the Naipe wedding dress (above) the second I laid eyes on it! Delicate floral appliques (accented with sparkling crystals) adorn the a-line skirt, and a simple sweetheart neckline adds a classic touch. But the icing on the cake is a bling-tastic jeweled...

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Spring 2011 Wedding Dresses: Ultra-Feminine, Romantic Bridal Style

by Azure

How would you define your bridal style? Do you love clouds of tulle, silk covered buttons, and delicate floral applique? If this sounds like you, there's a new kid on the block who could turn your bridal style vision into a romantic reality! Tony Hamawy is the latest couture designer to launch a wedding dress collection, and his Spring 2011 line is oozing with understated elegance and regal European detailing. The sumptuous fabrics... silk crepes, rich organzas, pleated silk...

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Wedding Dress Designer Spotlight: Emma Hunt

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About Bride Chic London-based designer Emma Hunt created these stunning wedding dresses. Classic& traditional with a bit of vintage thrown in there, Hunt specializes in bringing top notch couture techniques to bridal, guaranteeing that molded and fit to the body precision that every bride-to-be deserves. If you're a vintage-chic bride, and love lace, tulle, and romantic details, check out Emma Hunt's website! There are some really exquisite tulle embroidered dresses in her...

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Honeymoon Planning: 5 Steps to Success!

by Azure

  ...from The Man Registry Planning a wedding isn’t easy. This doesn’t bode well for a lot of grooms who would surely rather be kicking back and watching college football than researching and planning a wedding. One of the largest time consumers on the groom’s side of wedding planning is the honeymoon. From finding a location to budgeting to planning activities, it can become quite tedious. That’s why we’ve prepared a list of five “no-brainers”– some basic...

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Celebrity Wedding Details: A Totally Feminine, Romantic Wedding For Carrie Underwood!

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People magazine hit newsstands today, and it's all about Carrie Underwood's Dream Wedding! Underwood had to have felt like royalty when she walked down the aisle, because her gift from her groom was fit for a queen. Mike Fisher surprised his blushing bride with a 40+ carat diamond tiara! The wedding color palette was soft and romantic, with different shades of pink, ivory, and crystals galore (over 5,000 crystals to be exact). Underwood looked like a princess in her full A-line...

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DIY Wedding Reception Decor: An Enchanted Garden Vibe For Your Big Day

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I’ve already shared tips on pulling off an out-of-this-world Luau-themed rehearsal dinner. Now it’s time to reveal the secrets to creating an enchanted garden vibe at your wedding reception! For the Party City/Samantha Goldberg destination wedding reception, guests were asked to wear all white. At first, this seemed a bit conterintuitive to me… wouldn’t the bride want to be the only one wearing white? But once I saw all of the guests together, the men dressed in their...

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Romantic Vineyard Wedding: Amber and Chas

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Featured Wedding by Amber and Dustin of Fife Photography On the anniversary of their very first date, Amber and Chas tied the knot at the romantic Tres Suenos vineyard. Once the venue was set, everything else fell into place. 3 Beautiful goblets passed down from the bride's grandmother bore the images of grapes and vines, as did her grandmother's beautiful earrings. So Amber knocked out her something old, something borrowed, and something blue, and was able to incorporate the winery...

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The Man Registry: 3 Things to Keep in Mind When Planning the Wedding Night

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About The Man Registry I’m sure you’re busy planning the rehearsal dinner, choosing the groomsmen attire or booking the honeymoon, but I’m going to be blunt about another thing that is equally important: wedding night sex. This is an area that most grooms do overlook in the months and weeks leading up to the wedding. However, it’s something that you definitely want to get right. It entails a lot more than just the act of sex. It’s just as much about setting the proper...

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Featured Wedding: The Parker Hotel in Palm Springs, CA

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Featured Wedding by FloralArt at the beautiful Parker Hotel This Palm Springs wedding is too lovely for words! Romantic, enchanted, organic... and so much more! Learn how to achieve a similar look for your big I Dos with the top tips and tricks below! Budget-Friendly Décor Tips: 1. Get fruity! Vibrant fruit (either in season fresh fruit or faux) is a great add to any wedding centerpiece! It’s unexpected, and when done well, will make such a statement. And a bunch of grapes...

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