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Why You Shouldn’t Do a First Look

If you had a first look (like I did!) please don’t take offense to this post. Just my $.02 Please enjoy, and remember: this is an opinion piece of a nobody blogger and not the advice of a medical professional.  I can’t believe I just typed that headline. It feels like some place somewhere has frozen over, but really, it’s the truth. I’m here to tell you you shouldn’t do a first look on your wedding day. Now, before we begin, a few disclaimers: If you had a first look, and loved it, please do not take offense. I had a first Read More →

Tips For Choosing Your Bridesmaids Jewelry

As a bride to be you have put a lot of time and thought into each aspect of your wedding. The dress, of course, is chosen with the greatest care to detail and style. The flowers have to be just the right shade to match your theme and season. Your music has been chosen to perfectly reflect the special relationship you and your groom share. Even the members of your bridal party have been carefully chosen. The girls you have chosen as your bridesmaids are usually going to be your nearest and dearest friends or female relatives. Of course you Read More →

How to Choose Your Wedding Jewelry

Choosing your wedding jewelry is definitely one of the most fun aspects of choosing your wedding ensemble. Once you’ve selected the perfect dress you can start to visualize what type of jewelry you want to wear. Because bridal style is so much more than the one-note style it once was, you can use your wedding day accessories to express your personal style. Whether you opt for boho bridal jeweled headdresses, classic pearls, or glamorous diamonds, you have options ladies! But, if you’re overwhelmed with decisions, don’t know where to start, or have snapped up every piece of bridal jewelry you’ve Read More →

Engagement Ring Eye Candy: New Now Next

Today’s engagement rings are what’s now, what’s new and what’s next. Bridal trends come and go, but they do tend to last longer than your average jewelry fad (RIP Return to Tiffany!) So while there are glaring trends in bridal, like the marquise cute of the early 90’s, or starburst baguettes galore in the 80’s, they usually span decades, not years. One such example is the halo style engagement ring. When the economy took a turn for the worse, couples were still getting engaged. Some of those couples still wanted to purchase a diamond engagement ring. And some of those Read More →

Favorite Floral Guides

It’s no secret I’ve got a botanical obsession. Playing with wedding flowers is one of my favorite leisure activities. I mean, I don’t crash weddings to fondle the freesia or disassemble centerpieces at my friends’ receptions. I imagine playing with them. Different textures, color palettes, height, shapes and vessels all combine to make each wedding floral arrangement a unique creation all its own. Don’t even get me started on the various categories of bouquets. Well, I guess I already started, because these fabulous wedding floral guides do include a break down of different bouquet styles. But promise, I’ll keep it brief. Read More →

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