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Pink On Pink Wedding Color Inspiration

by Azure

Is your groom so amazing that he'd let you choose a feminine wedding color palette of varying shades of pink? Most grooms just want to see their brideys happy (and give them the weddings of their dreams), so the answer is probably yes. And if you're a girly girl who loves pink, we're certain you'll adore this monochromatic palette. Isn't it lovely? Would you consider an all pink wedding? Why or why not?

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26 Wedding Gowns Fit for a Fairytale… Plus Six White Hot Bridal Trends

by Azure

Renoir, Angelic, Versailles, Wanderlust... just a few of our favorite Fall 2013 dresses from the one and only Monique Lhuillier. Several dreamy trends shined through beautifully at Monique's latest runway presentation, and we're sharing all the lovely with you today! From barely there sheer necklines and sleeves, to soft floral appliques and loads of lust-worthy lace, keep reading to see six white hot bridal trends in the making, and 26 swoon-worthy wedding dresses... 1 - Illusion...

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A Celestial Wedding Dress Collection for Fall 2013 by Badgley Mischka

by Azure

The stars were aligned for Badgley Mischka this season... because the talented design duo that is Mark Badgley and James Mischka delivered a 16 piece Fall 2013 bridal collection that is out of this world gorgeous! Elaborate beading and rich detailing abound in this breathtaking collection, with beautifully embellished cap and sheer sleeves, and perfectly tailored silhouettes (that give brides that coveted Pippa Middleton bum), stealing the show. Badgley Mischka brought...

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Get Jessica Biel’s White Aisle Style: 9 Pretty Pink Wedding Gowns

by Azure

The whole world is buzzing about Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel's $6.5 million dollar wedding in Italy. And now that we've seen the bride's light pink Giambattista Valli wedding gown (check out the photo below to get a feel for the color and style of Jessica's romantic white aisle stunner), the time has come to take a peek at some swoon-worthy lookalikes! Luckily, with all the color we're seeing in bridal today, there are plenty of pretty pink gowns to choose from. The Zuhair...

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Return to Romance with Vera Wang, Fall 2013

by Azure

A peaceful wave washed over me as the first Vera Wang wedding dress graced the Fall 2013 bridal catwalk in New York. I could tell, instantly, that this collection would be a far cry from Vera's past two bridal seasons. Instead of the zombie bride look of Fall 2012, Vera chose classically bridal hair and makeup styles for her models; and rather than rich reds or black + nude for her core collection colors, it was all about rich ivory and traditional wedding white for Fall '13....

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White Aisle Style Redefined with Reem Acra’s Fall 2013 Wedding Dress Collection

by Azure

I was enchanted, start to finish, at Reem Acra's Fall 2013 bridal runway show, as dress after amazing dress, topped off with an equally amazing piece of wedding head chic, floated down the catwalk. But it wasn't until I began sorting through the runway photos (by the incredibly talented Syed of SYPhotography), that the true beauty of this collection really hit me. There are several convertible stunners in Reem's latest collection, with detachable lace peplums and organza skirts,...

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Claire Pettibone’s New Wedding Dress Collection Is Paradise On Earth

by Azure

Fall into a world of endless pretty with the latest and greatest bridal creations from the amazing Claire Pettibone! Our friend Syed of SYPhotography was there to capture the rose petal-covered runway presentation of An Earthly Paradise... and boy oh boy was it gorgeous! Twenty ethereal wedding dresses floated down the catwalk, with models walking barefoot and sporting bohemian chic floral crowns. Delicate sleeves, floral embroidery, precious embellishments, and Claire Pettibone's...

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Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Tie the Knot! The $6.5M Wedding Budget Breakdown

by Azure

After five years of dating, and masterfully dodging questions and rumors about engagements and impending I Do's, Jessica Biel finally got Justin Timberlake down the aisle! In what was (reportedly) one of the most expensive celebrity weddings ever... surprising, given the couple's low-key, no-frills reputation. So what major wedding budget line items cost Justin and Jessica the most? Read on to get the inside scoop... Wedding day? Try wedding week! In the South of Italy. Remember...

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Romantic Wedding Color Palette: Soft & Sweet

by Azure

Oooh la la! How gorgeous is this dreamy color pairing of rosy brown, soft dove gray, blush, sage, and ivory? I love it! This wedding color palette is perfect for romantic brides tying the knot outside, but also works for shabby chic, Parisian, Anthropologie, or general vintage-inspired weddings. The palette shades are rich yet soft, feminine without being too girly, and oh so ethereal! What do you think? Like or love this romantic color pairing? Sound off below!

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Sweet Carolina Herrera… 9 Sophisticated New Wedding Dresses from Bridal Market

by Azure

Carolina Herrera never disappoints when it comes to delivering elegant wedding dresses for sophisticated brides. And this season is no different! Herrera focused on sultry mermaids and fanciful ballgowns for her Fall 2013 collection for brides, with loads of rich lace, frothy tulle, and eye-catching hand embroidery. Take a look at our nine favorite styles, then share your thoughts and favorites in the comments section below! Any of these gowns perfect for your white aisle? Which...

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Do the Convertible Wedding Dress Dance!

by Azure

Love the two wedding dress trend, but planning on a budget? Then you'll adore the new transforming wedding dresses and bridal boleros from Jenny Yoo! Two of Jenny Yoo's latest creations, the Monarch (above) and the tulle Hathaway (below), can be worn six different ways, so you can change it up from the ceremony to the reception! Pretty sweet, don't you think? But wait, there's more! Check out the lacy boleros in photos three and four... these versatile stunners can be tied in a...

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Bridal Fashion Week Sneak Peek: Cymbeline

by Bride Chic

For me Cymbeline has always been the city-chic bride's go-to brand--continental with just the right twist of traditional. And today, I'm giving you a first look at La Parisienne, Cymbeline's 2013 collection that has to be some of the most stunning bridal wear I've seen in a long time. Cymbeline has been on the scene 40 years and has become one of the top creators of bridal fashion in the world. It all started when three sisters decided to change things around a little in the bridal...

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7 New Wedding Dresses to Adore

by Azure

There's a new wedding dress collection in town, and we're sure you'll fall head over heels for its dreamy gowns!l David's Bridal's new Melissa Sweet line is fittingly, sweet, and super romantic with endless timeless appeal. Check out all seven stunners, then share your favorite Melissa Sweet dress in the comment section below!  

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One Dress to Inspire It All…

by Azure

I find so much inspiration in Elie Saab's designs, and his latest collection definitely delivers. One particular dress absolutely stole my heart, and served as a muse for the style board above. The gown (featured in all its glory below) is feather-light and swirled & splashed with color, bringing to mind a vibrant wildflower bouquet picked from a secret garden. It would be gorgeous on destination bridesmaids, or for a special honeymoon night, and includes so many beautiful colors,...

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Wedding Color Inspiration: Succulent Green + Soft Pink and Peach

by Azure

Soft, succulent green pairs perfectly with a variety of hues, including lights, brights and neutrals. But one of our favorite ways to see this eco chic shade is alongside dreamy pastel peaches and pinks. And once you take a look at the inspiration board above (and the pretty little things below), we think you'll swoon over this color palette too! Like or Love this romantic color pairing? Would it be perfect for the style of wedding you're planning? Sound off below!

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Talk About a Star-Studded Wedding Weekend! Anne Hathaway and Others Host Stealth I Do’s

by Azure

We knew it was only a matter of time until Anne Hathaway took the plunge with her actor/jeweler beau, Adam Shulman. And this weekend she officially became a Mrs.! It all went down in Big Sur, California (a la Natalie Portman), on a private estate in front of 180 guests. Anne wore custom Valentino, an off-the-shoulder, full a-line gown of romantic lace and frothy tulle. For her something old and wedding head chic, Anne chose a 1920's inspired headdress attached to a simple tulle...

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15 Gorgeous Watercolor Wedding Invitations

by Azure

Paint your wedding day beautiful with handmade invitations treated with dreamy watercolor motifs. There are plenty of one-of-a-kind gems on sites like Etsy! From printable designs perfect for the DIY bride, to luxe letterpress suites and memorable ombre styles, this watercolor round-up of 15 of our favs is sure to make you swoon... Which romantic stationery style do you love most?

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Fondant Lettering for Your Wedding Cake

by Brooklyn Bride

Sarah Foote of Signe Sugar is doing amazing things with fondant! From lettering to hearts in warm and cool colors (even glittery ones!), they'd make the perfect addition to any wedding cake. Can't wait to see how people end up using them!

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So Worth the Splurge: Oscar de la Renta Wedding Shoes and Accessories

by Azure

If you're looking for a good place to blow the excess cash in your wedding budget (fingers crossed you have some), I've got four words for you... Oscar de la Renta! Oscar's bridal shoes, belts, and wedding jewelry cost a pretty penny, but you'll feel like a million bucks walking the white aisle in one of these delicious designer gems. The wedding shoes are classic, elegant, and understatedly beautiful, and the earrings (like the dramatic drop pair below) are heaven on...

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