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Romantic Wedding Hairstyle Inspiration: All Braided Up

by Azure

One of our top wedding trends for 2013 is beautiful braided hairstyles. It seems you brideys can't get enough of these sweetly twisted styles! So to help you get those creative juices flowing, here are some of our most-loved braided updos, half-up styles, and flowing all-down hairstyles perfect for the wedding day. Take a peek, then share your thoughts in the comments section below!

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Countryside Wedding Done 3 Ways

by Bride Chic

We're heading toward spring, an ideal time for the quaint, rustic charm of a countryside wedding. Some kind of magic happens when nature meets a personal palette that blends with the elements. Here are some images from a few awesome wedding photographers capturing boho, 50's, and vintage rustic themes with a little something 'green' thrown into the mix.... WEDDING IN A VINEYARD WEDDING IN A FIELD WEDDING IN THE MEADOW Of the three gorgeous countryside wedding...

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Blush, Ivory and Black Dreamy Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

Nothing says classic elegance like a black and ivory wedding color palette. It's a timeless combination you won't regret down the road. But if you're a girly girl who loves pink, consider incorporating soft blush tones along with black and ivory (or white, depending on your preference). The result will be pretty and romantic enough for you, without turning off your groom with too much femininity. I created the dreamy style board above to help you get inspired with this palette,...

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2013 Wedding Trend Spotlight: Swoon-Worthy Neutrals

by Azure

Dreamy neutral color schemes topped our list of wedding trends for 2013. And one look at the inspiration board above makes it easy to see why! So what's the recipe for success? Let me indulge you! Start with pure white and creamy ivory, then mix in some soft nudes, blushes and pale pastel peaches. Since your wedding flowers will naturally bring touches of green to the table, you can also add super muted shades of celery, sage and mint. If you need help seeing how truly...

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20 Breathtaking 2013 Bridal Gowns by Ersa Atelier

by Azure

Ready to swoon hard over a new 2013 bridal collection from a designer you might not know? Ersa Atelier hails all the way from Romania, but once you see these drool-worthy confections, you'll be ready to book a trip to Bucharest! International bachelorette party, anyone?! Seriously though, just take a look at all the lace and tulle lovely below... Aren't these dresses divine? Which 2013 wedding gown style from Ersa Atelier is your absolute favorite? Share it...

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19 Divine Wedding Gowns from the J. Mendel 2013 Collection

by Azure

J. Mendel knows how to work fabric masterfully to create intricate pleats and drool-worthy draping. And for high-fashion brides tying the knot on the beach or in a tropical destination, I can't think of a more perfect wedding dress designer than J. Mendel! I mean... just look at the exquisite stunners (from Mendel's 2013 bridal collection) below. Simply spectacular, don't you think? For as easy, breezy as these dresses are, they are just as unique and wedding day worthy. I adore...

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Will You Be My Vintage Valentine?

by Azure

I spotted this gem on Style Me Pretty, and thought it was the perfect something to get you in the Valentine's Day mood! Designed by Cynthia Martyn Events with flowers by Fuscia Design, wedding photographer MIMMO & CO knocked it out of the park! I mean, how gorgeous is this blush-tastic wedding color palette? And there are so many unique details to fall in love with! From the calligraphed pomegranate escort cards, to the whimsically adorned wedding cake, I'm absolutely smitten!...

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Gorgeous Bridal Gowns that make the Ultimate Romantic Statement

by Azure

Nothing says romance like a pink or red wedding dress! And since Valentine's Day is just two days away, we wanted to round up our favorite blush and ruby-hued gowns to make you swoon! Thanks to celebs like Jessica Biel, Anne Hathaway, and Reese Witherspoon, and innovative bridal designers like Vera Wang and Jenny Packham, unique wedding dresses in shades of pink and red are more popular and available than ever before. Take a look:   Which of these rosy...

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Rustic Love with Bright Juicy Pops of Color

by Azure

This Valentine's Day themed shoot at The Barn at Twin Oaks Ranch, captured by Melissa McCrotty Photography, is bursting with romantic, rustic wedding inspiration. You'll definitely want to Pin and take notes, brideys! Every last detail was executed to perfection, from the flowers to the tablescape to the whimsical bright ribbon backdrop. Sweet clementines were incorporated into the wedding bouquet and centerpieces, and the bride's pink patterned petticoat added the perfect pop...

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Valentine’s Day Inspiration for Your Wedding

by Brooklyn Bride

Valentine's Day is this week, and it's the perfect inspiration for weddings! You don't need to go all heart-heavy with the decorations (this isn't a middle school Valentine's Day dance!), but throwing a little bit here and there can be fun and still tasteful. Take a look... Feeling the love? Get lots more Valentine's Day wedding inspiration right here!

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5 Dreamy New Wedding Gowns

by Azure

For years, Twigs & Honey has delivered some of the most covetable wedding head chic for romantic brides. But lucky us, this year Twigs & Honey is doing bridal gowns too! And tapped the amazing Elizabeth Messina to capture the dresses in all their glory! The new Myra Callan Bridal collection features five exquisite wedding gowns, perfect for outdoor nuptials and bohemian chic brideys. Just take a look at the five stunners below... Can you pick a favorite? Are any of these...

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Wedding Dresses for the Charitable Bride

by Azure

What if your wedding dress purchase could help make the world a better place? Chaviano Couture's The Cause collection delivers, donating 20% of the proceeds from every wedding dress sale to support mission projects and charities across the world! How sweet is that? Each gown in The Cause collection is named after a little girl in an orphanage in Haiti, and it certainly doesn't hurt that the 2013 dresses are drop dead gorgeous! Just take a look at all the lovely below... ...

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Nobody Does It Quite the Way She Does…

by Bride Chic

Have you ever seen a designer's work that's so unique and outside the box you wonder where all her inspiration actually originated? Based out of Manilla, custom designer, Veluz Reyes, creates unbelievable wedding gowns that will leave you swooning and hungry to see more. I've been following her work a couple years now. Front to back her gowns don the intricate beauty of expert and original beading. Her use of sparkle and bling is done with just the right amount of editing; she knows...

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Beautiful Ombre Wedding Bouquets and Centerpieces

by Azure

Everyone was talking about ombre for awhile there, and I'll admit that I kind of miss the buzz! So I'm hoping these delicious ombre wedding flower arrangements can reinvigorate the trend! Ready to swoon?? Take a peek...   How do you like? Can you pick a favorite? And, will there be any ombre goodness at your I Do's? Sound off below!!

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Vintage Pink Wedding in Connecticut

by Azure

Photographed by LindseyK Photography Jennifer and Michael were one lucky couple! They had the most perfect autumn day in Connecticut for their vintage-inspired, pretty pink wedding! The bride's monochromatic bouquet was absolutely stunning, and matched up perfectly with her classic wedding hairstyle and romantic lace dress. And Michael looked sharp in a gray tailored suit paired with a shimmery silver tie. After the traditional church ceremony, everyone headed to Merlot on the...

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Bridal Style Inspiration: Ode to Delicateness by Elie Saab

by Azure

If I ever have the chance to wear an authentic Elie Saab gown, I will die a happy woman! And I will treasure that dress with all my heart and soul! Seriously though, Elie Saab is one of my ultimate dream designers, and I look forward to each new collection he sends down the runway. Luckily, it's couture season, which means a new Spring 2013 Elie Saab collection to feast our eyes on! Take a look... Have you ever seen so many Pinterest Pinnable dresses? Every season Elie...

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18 Heavenly Wedding Gowns by Kirstie Kelly

by Azure

Once upon a time, Kirstie Kelly designed wedding dresses for the quintessential princess bride... partnering with Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings to deliver enchanted, magical confections. But I recently discovered Kirstie Kelly's gorgeous Garden Collection for 2013, and could not wait to share all the lovely with you! These dresses are much more my speed than the Cinderella-inspired numbers of years past. And I can totally picture walking the white aisle in at least five of these...

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8 DIYs to Sweeten Up Your Valentine’s Day

by Azure

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it, and if it's your first time celebrating as a bride-to-be, why not step up your game and surprise your groom with something extra special?! After all... he gave you the ultimate surprise when he (hopefully) dropped to one knee and popped the question. So if you're comfortable getting crafty and want to sweeten up your day, roll up your sleeves and get going on one of these fabulously romantic and fun V-Day DIYs. Your groom will love...

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