Divine 1920s Real Wedding

by Claire

Erin and John's 1920's-themed wedding in Ventura County, California was exceptional! Each and every one of the handmade details were absolutely spot-on the 1920's theme, and made for a beautifully elegant wedding. I adore Erin's classic pin up and gorgeous makeup, and her vintage, lace dress was perfect. Her groom was also looking quite dapper in a classic black and white tux. Although untraditional, Erin chose a black and white color palette with an accent of light yellow in the...

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Divine Vintage Bridal Gowns for Your Something Old

by Azure

Have you considered walking the white aisle in genuine vintage? It's the perfect way to knock out your "something old", and will have you sleeping easy knowing that other brides won't be donning the same dreamy wedding dress.  The vintage bridal stunners from Etsy below are gorgeous as can be. Take a look and pick a favorite!      

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Filipino-Irish Wedding in Virginia

by Claire

Annalisa + Ian by April B Photography Annalisa and Ian’s Filipino-Irish wedding was a stunning display of two cultures and two people coming together as one. To incorporate their unique heritage into their special day, Annalisa performed a native dance for guests at the reception, while Ian sported a traditional, plaid Irish Kilt. The couple also took part in a Celtic coin ritual during the ceremony, and the wedding took place on the same land where Ian’s grandparents had...

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Stalking the Bridal Lookbooks: Erica Elizabeth

by Bride Chic

Want to top off with some gorgeous lace on your wedding day? Every so often I check in with Erica Elizabeth Design out of Los Angeles and share a few of her new creations with you. Her vintage head wear has to be the most off the charts stunning and always inspiring stuff, so beautifully styled as well as photographed. These gems I particularly love because they have such attention to detail in regard to era as well as the just plain prettiness factor... Want more? You got...

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15 Gorgeous Wedding Dresses by Charlotte Balbier

by Azure

Have you met Charlotte Balbier, a leading UK bridal designer who's creations exude glamor, sophistication, and ethereal white aisle style? If not, you may be missing out on the wedding dress of your dreams! Balbier's A Decade of Style collection is loaded with drool-worthy dresses, from statement back mermaids to all-lace stunners, beaded beauties, and frothy tulle confections. We rounded up 15 of our favorites to share with you today, each one more Pinnable than the last. Ready...

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Stalking the Look Books: Eliza Jane Howell Bridal

by Bride Chic

Isn't there something to really love about those body-clinging gowns evoking 1930's Hollywood glam? They're perfect for showing off curves and rewarding bodies that work out. London designer, Eliza Jane Howell has captured this golden era of fashion with a dash of modern thrown in for today's bride. If you love what you see here, believe me, her collection is extensive and these wedding dresses are just the beginning of a gorgeous cavalcade of thirties-inspired fashion you'll find...

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30 Beautiful Vintage Wedding Gowns

by Azure

When it comes to selecting your special Something Old, there are plenty of different directions you can go in. But if a vintage wedding dress is what you choose, you'll be walking the white aisle in something totally unique to you...and you may also save big on your limited wedding budget! Bridal fashion is forever changing and what's on-trend today might be out before you know it. Luckily, the vintage bridal stunners below (from the 1900's on) hit all the right notes! Start...

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Travel Back In Time with Catherine Deane Wedding Dresses

by Azure

I recently discovered designer Catherine Deane while flipping through a bridal mag, and I just knew our readers would loooove her wedding gowns! Deane has dressed everyone from Emmy Rossum to Taylor Swift, and has lived quite the jet-setting lifestyle (born in Ireland, raised in South Africa, putting down roots in London and Hong Kong), something that is beautifully apparent in her designs. Combining bohemian romance and Old Hollywood glamor, Deane's latest wedding dress...

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5 Hot Trends In Wedding Accessories

by Bride Chic

Did you know most brides wait till the dress is ordered and/or fitted before they consider even looking at all the little goodies? Think accessories like headpiece, veil, shoes, and whatever other accouterments are going to be part of the look. Unless you're one of those rare brides who has inherited some unusual piece of veiling or a hat you want to build your look around, it's the wedding dress that's going to define everything you add (or subtract for that matter). From this...

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High Tea Wedding Inspiration

by Azure

We set out to create a series of beautiful images inspired by early 20th Century design icons like Poiret and Paquin—artists who worked their magic with lace and silk. Set against the background of flowering gardens and nature, we threw in a high tea celebration, once a daily ritual, as this story unfolds as one of halcyon days spent in English gardens. Kudos to wedding shooter, Jim Vetter who has an eye like no one else for creating special scenes like these. And none of us...

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