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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Fashion Friday: Beat Your Wedding Planning Blues Beautifully

Happy Friday everyone! This edition of Fashion Friday is all about beating stress with a little “you” time! We know how exhausting everyday life can be – throw in the work (and the flutter!) that can come with wedding planning, and it can be a recipe for a disaster…or most certainly a bridezilla moment of epic proportions. But, honestly, wedding planning shouldn’t be the end all and be all of your journey to the altar. Sure, it’s a very important part of the big lead up to your special day, but at the end of everything your love is what counts! And no one wants to come home every day to a partner that’s at “Stress Level Midnight” and constantly riding the highs and lows of an emotional roller coaster. That’s why it’s important to take a little breather from the wedding planning, the stresses of life and work and take a little time for yourself! That’s why today I’m showcasing 3 beautiful fashion forward stress busters that are a perfect way to make memories with your bridesmaids and they’ll save your sanity along the way too! So get ready to put the beat down on stress – with beauty! Enjoy!

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Fashion Friday: 3 Simple DIY Hairstyles from The Beauty Department

Today is another Fashion Friday here at On A Sweet Note! And today we are hosting 3 fantastically chic yet simple hair tutorials from the girls over at The Beauty Department! With an uber-talented team of beauty experts, they have posts on the best products and uses not to mention tutorials for everything under the sun! And today, we picked our 3 favorite hairstyles (with full tutorials) to share with you guys! What we chose are: A Fine Frenchy, Twisted Sister (above!) and The Double Rope Braid Bun – all of which we think are the perfect fixes for brides (and bridesmaids!) who want to forgo the cost of a stylist and tackle their wedding hair themselves! So grab your hairspray ladies and get your teasing combs ready – it’s time to beautify! Continue reading