Behind the Veil: Historic Uses and Modern Day Veil Notions

Steeped in tradition and persisting from ancient origins, the wedding veil is one of the most important pieces on a bride’s shopping list. Once used to shield the bride from evil spirits (yikes!), today’s veil choices are more about fashion than the Underworld – but that doesn’t mean the decision on what veil to wear is free of it’s own trials and tribulations! From lengths to layers and everything in between, shopping for a veil can be a harrowing experience. But, today we’re taking the mystery out of the veil buying process by sharing our fashion tips for veil lengths that’ll fit your style and work fantastically on your wedding day!

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Andreya + James: A Decadent Denver Wedding

Andreya + James had an ultra decadent affair at the Seawell Grand Ballroom in Denver, Colorado this past March. Using jewel tones to set the stage for their swanky affair, every detail of their day is infused with luxury, from ceiling to floor! With hanging crystals sparkling in low tinted lighting amidst bushels of roses, their wedding day is a fairytale in motion. I especially love how they tied decadence and playfulness together with their own personal twist that includes one heck of a reception entrance! Get ready to be inspired, enjoy!

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Gigi + Justin: A Vintage Styled U.K. Wedding

Gigi + Justin had a spontaneous and self planned wedding that threw a lot of amazing surprises their way, including an entire field trip showing up and congratulating them while they were in the midst of snapping their wedding photos! With so much fun and romance packed into their incredible vintage styled wedding, it’s a great inspirational story to show how amazing your big day can be when your love guides the design! I am especially falling for all the gorgeous shots Gigi + Justin have with the cobblestone streets, stunning antique architecture and of course, the classic phone booth. Congratulations guys, your wedding is truly wonderful to see and share!!

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Anna + Chris: A Blissful Spring Wedding in Virginia Beach

Anna and Chris had an amazing spring wedding this past April in their local surroundings of Virginia Beach! With colorful details and a light airy flow, their wedding is whimsical and beautiful! I’m especially in love all their simple yet vibrant details and their bright pink and navy color combination that really gives their wedding that something extra. Get ready to be inspired and feel the love in the air – this spring wedding most certainly has extra doses of both! Enjoy!

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Tricia + Blake: Love in Los Angeles

Tricia and Blake hosted an amazing classic wedding amidst the local scenery of their beloved city of Los Angeles. With bold backgrounds, their classic design gets a pop of modern art-like styling that’s sure to inspire! I especially love how Tricia gives her wedding look that extra oomph with bright red stilettos – the perfect statement shoe (and the perfect photo prop, just take a peek at how amazing they look!). Congratulations you two – what an amazing style! Enjoy!

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Alison + Shaun: Colorful in Colorado

Alison + Shaun had a colorful Colorado wedding this past August. With bright pops of red amidst light blue, white and tan their wedding is a color dream that’s fun, playful and absolutely beautiful. I am especially in love with the homespun elements they incorporated into their design like their handmade flowers, cute dessert bar and their affinity for daisies. It’s the perfect wedding to inspire dreams of summer and romance – plus don’t miss our Love Bird Napkins and “Sippers” Paper Straws in their cameo’s at Alison + Shaun’s big day too!

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Caitlyn + Chris: A Crafty Columbus Wedding

Caitlyn + Chris had an amazing wedding with lots of handmade details. From their family made wedding cake to their heartfelt DIY details, their wedding shows crafting at its’ finest! I am especially in love with their mix of natural and modern elements which gives their wedding a look all it’s own! Congratulations you two on your gorgeously handcrafted day!!

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Collette + Guy: Pretty in Perth

Collette + Guy had an amazing wedding in Perth, Australia this past February. Surrounded with colorful bouquets and breathtaking scenery, their wedding design really pops! I especially love the vibrant purple of the bridesmaid dresses! Congratulations Collette + Guy, your wedding was truly a color dream!

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Jennifer + Daniel: A Celebration at the Crest

Jennifer and Daniel had a gorgeous wedding at the Crest Hallow Country Club in Woodbury, New York. Full of gorgeous backdrops like the crystal clear pool and lush greenscapes, J + D’s day is simply stunning to see. You just might even recognize Jennifer as you gaze through each of her and Daniel’s wedding photos – she was the winner of Rocko’s Dinner Party “Summer In the City” challenge! And, just as food is an important part of Jennifer’s life, so too is it an important part of her and Daniel’s wedding! From giant fruit sculptures that look almost too good to eat to a cotton candy filled treat trolly, there is wedding and food inspiration galore! Enjoy!

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Irene + Matt: Mediterranean Vintage

Irene + Matt’s Mediterranean vintage inspired wedding is beyond gorgeous! I had the unique pleasure of talking with Irene all about her big day and it was treat to know what inspired such an amazing wedding design. With gorgeous purple accents, a bridal hairstyle that still has me breathless and fun photos that really show both Irene + Matt’s personalities, this wedding is the perfect inspiration for choosing wedding color palettes and themes. Congratulations you two!

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