Top 7 Reasons to Go Platinum

by Azure

When you think about the love you share with your groom, how would you describe it? Do words like rare, pure, everlasting, strong, resilient, and enduring come to mind? Hopefully they do! And since your wedding bands are a symbol of your everlasting love, we think enduring platinum (the strongest metal around) is the only way to go. Sure, a platinum band may cost you more, but it is well worth it as platinum is unique in so many ways. The investment you make up front will pay off in...

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Turtle Love Wedding Jewelry

by Brooklyn Bride

If you're on the hunt for a great engagement ring, Turtle Love might be a great place to look. They have a beautiful selection of handcrafted engagement rings, wedding bands, in addition to vintage pieces, so everyone can find something they'll like. Of course I'm drawn to the more modern organic pieces myself, but I can definitely appreciate everything they carry. And while I love their wedding jewelry, I can't help but love their state necklaces too! What a perfect gift for a...

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Personalized Wedding Jewelry by MomentusNY

by Brooklyn Bride

I caught a glimpse of Etsy seller MomentusNY today and fell completely in love with their jewelry! The super simple name bar necklaces are my fav, and can be personalized with your hubby's name, your wedding date, your new last name, whatever you want! They'd also make perfect bridesmaids gifts! Which personalized piece is your fav? Share it below!

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Etsy Designer Spotlight: Doloris Petunia

by Azure

From bright and bold, to soft and romantic, the Doloris Petunia Etsy shop is filled with one-of-a-kind pieces perfect for brides and 'maids. You'll want to treat yourself to a gorgeous bridal bracelet or headpiece, and your bridesmaids would go crazy for any one of the colorful necklaces or cuffs. Amazing bridesmaid gift idea, don't you think? I love the idea of bridesmaids in mix and match LBDs, each wearing a different statement necklace gifted to them by the bride. Here are some...

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Splurge vs. Save: Make an Impact with Affordable Statement Necklaces

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Want a great way to say BAM! but not have to over-accessorize? Say it with a statement necklace. This is one trend I don't see fading anytime soon and it's perfect to draw some attention to that gorgeous wedding dress neckline. Now, you could go all out and break the bank on one of these bridal baubles, but if you don't want to throw down the loot (because, let's face it, you're getting married and already tossin' around cash like it grows on trees), I've worked my Interwebz magic...

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Splurge Vs. Save: The Ultimate Affordable Art Deco Wedding Jewelry Breakdown

by The Broke-Ass Bride

Art Deco is one of our (and everyone else's) biggest wedding OBSESSIONS this season! But if you've looked into acquiring any antique bling for your wedding, you've probably noticed it isn't cheap. If you don't have a jewelry drawer of treasured, wedding-ready heirlooms, you're in luck! We've done a little legwork, and we found a bevy of beautiful vintage-inspired gems that quickly conjure up images of sultry 1930's and 1940's Deco babes. And the best news? It's all $100. Feast your...

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Tacori Giveaway: We Have Our Winner!

by Azure

The time has come to announce the lucky winner of our Tacori giveaway!  The bride-to-be walking away with the gorgeous new Engagement Journal and Keepsake Memory Box is... Sarah Martindale!  Congrats to Sarah, and thanks to all who participated!  Stay tuned for another fantastic wedding giveaway!

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Splurge Vs. Save: Bejeweled Bridal Headbands

by The Broke-Ass Bride

If you’ve ever been to a bridal salon, you know that bridal accessories get a HUGE mark-up. When you’re standing in front of that 3 way mirror in a dreamy wedding dress, savvy bridal salon assistants will start piling accessories on you like there’s no tomorrow. But be wary of their wiley, upselling ways - these trinkets will cost you A LOT extra, and you won’t even notice til you’re at the register. Instead of splurging right then and there, do your research! Here are...

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Get Naked with Gemvara Wedding Jewels

by Azure

  Let YOU Shine Through with Gemvara’s Naked Gems!   Having trouble picking out your wedding jewelry? From grandma’s pearls to the latest trendy designs, deciding what gems to wear on your special day is no easy feat, especially for those of you who are particularly picky. Good news — Gemvara can help.   Your wedding day should be all about you, right? So why not let your jewelry reflect that? Gemvara’s new Naked Gems collection is the...

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Wedding Jewelry for Your Bridal Party

by Azure

Finding the perfect bridal party jewels by Michael O’Connor, Jewelry and Style Expert Your bridesmaids, the gals who’ve been there for you through thick and thin. Wondering how you can thank these incredible women? There is no better gift than jewelry! The tradition of buying gifts for the bridal party is an ancient one. A long time ago, Egyptian noble women presented precious metals and gems to their ladies-in-waiting. But as a modern bride gifting the bridal party jewelry, the...

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