Neetal + Saumil: An Intimate Indian Wedding

Neetal & Saumil’s wedding is one of the most breathtaking days I have ever seen! Full of glamor and opulence, they made sure to pull out all the stops in their California soiree! Neetal makes a gorgeous bride with not one but three different outfits for her big day (and I can’t decide which one I like best they’re all so amazing!). Not to mention her traditionally painted hands are absolutely stunning to behold. I especially love how intimate a wedding they had – with less than 20 people in attendance, their big day is the perfect example of how a small guest list doesn’t have to limit your style! Get ready to be amazed, enjoy and Happy Friday!

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Summers End: Our 5 Favorite “Must Haves” of the Season

Well I guess it’s that time of year again, as the days get shorter and the temperatures are dropping we definitely know fall is on its’ way. But, it has been a most excellent summer – and with a few more weeks of blissful sunshine to soak up, I figured it was the perfect time to re-cap what are the 5 best must have’s for your outdoor wedding. Even if your big day is going to be in early fall, each of the following items is going to be a lovely addition to your wedding for ambiance, style and of course practicality! Enjoy! Continue reading

Anik + Chris: The {Sign} Language of Love

Today I have a gorgeous wedding to share with all of you that shows off another language of love – sign language! Both deaf, Anik and Chris tied the knot in a stunning garden ceremony by signing their vows to each other. With a wedding design that’s straight out of a fairytale, and full of flowers in blush and hot pink, I can’t get enough of their beautiful outdoor ceremony. Not to mention that I can’t decide if I like Anik’s dress, bouquet or tiara more! Be ready to be inspired and feel the power of love. Enjoy – and don’t forget to see if  you can spot our “True Romance” Cake Topper in it’s cameo in Anik + Chris’s big day too!!

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Fashion Friday: Flirty Fifties

Whoopee! It’s finally another Fashion Friday!! And today’s is very near and dear to my heart – Flirty Fifties Fashion!! Not only do I love the bold styles of the 50′s, but I’ve been absolutely enamored with all the amazing modern brides that are rocking a retro look at their wedding. From fun pops of color with a petticoat or sash to the bombshell vibes of a bold red lip and cat eye combination, today I’m rounding up my favorite ideas for a Fifties Fabulous bridal style! Throw on the Elvis and get ready to shake your hips a little as we take a trip back in time and look at the best ways to get a real fifties look on your big day! Enjoy!

{ By Connolly Ads circa 1950 }

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Pinterest Perfection: How to Find Inspiration & Plan Your Wedding with Ease

Happy Wednesday everyone! Today I have a really great post for all of you about Pinterest. It’s a fabulous platform with lovely photos and ideas galore, and as a wedding inspiration tool, it’s amazing. But, with so many lovely ideas and images all in one place, how do you narrow it down? As most of us have probably found out first hand, it’s easy to get lost in the gorgeous photos that Pinterest is know for. One minute you’re looking at wedding dresses and suddenly you find yourself awwwing over adorable baby animals! Even if you do manage to stay on track while you’re looking for wedding ideas, inspirations and products there is still a massive amount of information to process – and most brides get a little overwhelmed with all the decisions. So, today I am going to impart my 5 top tips to use Pinterest to design and plan your wedding with ease! I hope you guys all enjoy it, lets get started!!!

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Chelsea + Matt: Destination Antigua

Wow – that’s the best word to describe Chelsea + Matt’s destination wedding in Antigua. An incredibly fun couple with laughter in every shot, the lush backdrops and vivid colors of Antigua make their photos an incredible mix of romance and mystery. From frolicking on the beach to kissing amongst the foliage, C+M’s wedding is a perfect showcase of what beauty can lie in-store for a couple that decides on a destination wedding. Not to mention that we can’t get enough of Chelsea’s stunning beach style in her flowing wedding dress, floral hair accents and bright tropical bouquet. Be ready to be inspired – and don’t miss our “A Kiss and We’re Off” Cake Topper that traveled all the way to Antigua! Enjoy! Continue reading

Wedding Inspiration: Flavorful Favors

Today I have a real treat for you all – literally! From sauces to sweets and homemade delicacies to store-bought treasures, today I’ve rounded up a great collection of edible wedding favors to make even the pickiest guests salivate! Even better, I’ve paired them with the perfect containers to add divine style to each scrumptious selection! Plus, make sure you keep your eye out for the fabulous recipes that are scattered throughout to try your hand at making many of these simple treats! Get ready to feel a twinge from your sweet tooth – enjoy!

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Sara + Chris: A Mistral Marriage

Throwing their wedding at the trendy and undeniably delicious Le Salon Du Mistral in Boston’s trendy South end, Sara + Chris made sure their wedding was elegant and intimate. Celebrating with close friends and family, they hosted both their ceremony and reception within the walls of Mistral, giving their traditional soiree that little extra twist! I especially love the feeling of how close-knit everyone is – in every photo, S+C’s love and happiness comes bounding forth! Not to mention that Sara looks phenomenal in her cathedral veil and gorgeous Calla Lilly bouquet, which mix wonderfully with their soft purple color scheme. All in all, theirs is a wonderful wedding to behold and I can’t imagine a better way to start off a week than with the inspirations that are Sara + Chris’s: Mistral Marriage. Enjoy everyone!

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Fashion Friday: Learn How to Get Luscious Lashes from Lashfully

Whoppee! Today isn’t only Friday – it’s Fashion Friday!!! And I have an amazing guest blog from lash expert, Liv Contreras (co-founder of Lashfully). Just what makes Liv an expert you might ask? Not only is she the co-founder of the plush salon Lashfully but with over 17 years as an aesthetician, 10 of which have been spent specializing in lash extensions, she’s made a name for herself as the Queen of Eyelashes! And lucky for us, she’s sharing all her tips for a luscious lashed look (say that 10x fast!) for your big day. So, if your like me, and you’ve been debating on eyelash extensions, get ready to learn everything you need to know to decide if lash extensions or false eyelashes should be part of your bridal beauty routine! Enjoy!

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