Know Colour Meanings of Non-White Wedding Gowns

Know Colour Meanings of Non-White Wedding Gowns

Fashion and Styles, Wedding
Know Colour Meanings of Non-White Wedding Gowns While white and ivory wedding gowns are still making up the vast majority of those being worn by modern brides, there is a greater variety of colours available than ever before. Prolific international designers like Vera Wang have made coloured wedding gowns much more accessible, and desirable! (more…)
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Tips for Choosing the Right Bridesmaid Dresses

Tips for Choosing the Right Bridesmaid Dresses

Wedding
Now that you've found your dream dress, it's time to start another gown shopping journey: the quest for the perfect bridesmaid dresses. No matter your wedding style or size of your bridal party, we've got everything you need to know to find the right dresses for your girls. Check out our tips to make bridesmaid dress shopping a breeze. (more…)
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How to Choose the Perfect Wedding Cake for your Special Day

How to Choose the Perfect Wedding Cake for your Special Day

Cakes, Wedding
#Wedding cake can be as fancy and elaborate or as simple as the bride and groom choose it to be. Choosing your wedding cake should be a happy, fun event if you keep certain things in mind. Here, we provide you some simple guidelines to help keep you focused on the big day! Budget Base your budget on how many guests you expect to have – let your event coordinator or cake decorator know as soon as possible. Theme If you have a theme in mind, for example a military wedding, special colors, special flowers, share the information with your cake decorator. Colors are very important unless you are going all white. Non-Traditional Flavors More and more brides and grooms are choosing optional flavors and designs for their wedding cakes.…
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The Wedding Cake – Yesterday and Today

The Wedding Cake – Yesterday and Today

Origins and Facts, Wedding
There are as many different #wedding cakes in this world as there are brides – and grooms! No wedding would be complete without the wedding cake; and now, we have groom’s cakes as well. The sharing of the wedding cake has a very interesting #history… Traditions: Roman Times Wedding cakes date back all the way to the Roman Empire. The custom was for the groom to break the cake over the bride’s head to ensure fertility. These “cakes” were usually a loaf of freshly baked barley bread. Attending guests also took part by eating a piece of the broken wedding cake to provide good fortune to the couple and couple’s future children. Only those children whose parents participated in the ritual were later considered for high Roman offices. Medieval Period…
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Celebrating one of the Most Important Days in Your Life – Your Wedding

Celebrating one of the Most Important Days in Your Life – Your Wedding

Magic of Cards, Wedding
Planning your #wedding is fun. Every bride-to-be wants her day to be perfect in every way.  Inviting people to come to your wedding and join you in celebrating this joyous occasion is exciting! Creating Excitement Your wedding invitations will create excitement for your friends and family.  They will envision you, stunning in your wedding gown as you walk down the aisle.  The exciting part for you is when all the people you have invited start replying – they want to be a part of your special day! Weddings are fun! Your Invitations Your invitation is very personal – whether you are having a large wedding, sending out 100 printed invitations or a small wedding, and sending out 25 handmade invitations, it is an expression of you and your fiancé.  Handmade…
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Choosing Jewelry for Your Special Day

Choosing Jewelry for Your Special Day

Jewelry, Wedding
Choosing jewelry for your wedding is important! Your jewelry will add sparkle and charm to your special day! Here we offer you some #tips to help you choose the perfect pieces: One popular option is to hire #wedding jewelry Maybe your best friend will loan you her jewelry to wear during your wedding Once you have purchased your gown, start shopping for jewelry Check with the local jewelry shops for style you may be interested in – then look online to see if you can buy it for less If you choose to wear a necklace, studs, bracelets, make sure they don’ overpower your dress or each other If your wedding is themed, wear jewelry that incorporates that theme If your gown has a deep neckline, pendant jewelry is an excellent…
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Wedding Shoes – For the Princess Bride in You

Wedding Shoes – For the Princess Bride in You

Shoes, Wedding
Famous Footsteps From the sparkling glass slippers that Cinderella wore to the first bride to walk down the aisle in high heels, Catherine de Medici, #wedding shoes have always been enchanting. Rather than tossing bouquets, Anglo-Saxons used to toss the brides tossed shoes to hopeful bridesmaids. In merry old England, brides followed the old saying of wearing "something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue -- and a sixpence in her #shoe" by tucking coins into their wedding slippers. In 1840, Queen Victoria set the trend form today is brides and chose a white gown and white shoes for her wedding. Until then, blue was the color of choice for bridal ensembles. Today’s Wedding Shoe Styles From once upon a time to happily ever after, today's brides make the trek…
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Choosing the Perfect Wedding Dress Style for Your Body Type

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Dress Style for Your Body Type

Clothing and Style, Wedding
Choosing the perfect #wedding dress can be stressful –every bride wants to be the princess on this special day. Choosing the right dress should be fun! Wedding dress designers bring out new fashions constantly. Your personality, budget, and theme all factor into the style you will choose. The important thing is to get the dress that looks the best and you are most comfortable in – you have a lot going on that day: before-wedding pictures, the wedding ceremony, after-wedding pictures, reception and so on...comfort is a must!   Princess Wedding Dress - Suitable for Most Brides This A-Line wedding dress style works for most brides; it makes the waist look slim and hides the hips. To add volume a hooped petticoat is added.       Ball Gown Wedding…
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Wedding Suit Styles and Cuts

Wedding Suit Styles and Cuts

Clothing and Style, Wedding
A man’s #wedding suit is as different as the cultures of the world. From silk “dresses” to tuxedos, a man’s suite should fit him perfectly. The color of the wedding suit is also of utmost importance as it is important that the color blends with the wearer’s personality. Men who are fair should opt for either navy, charcoal or black suits as it blends with their complexion as well as gives them an elegant look. Men who are dark in complexion could also opt for light shades of suits to complement their overall look. The quality of the suit’s fabric is also important, as some styles and cuts do not look good when if designed from the wrong material type. Regardless of the fabric, it should be wrinkle free. This…
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