DIY Vintage-Inspired Bridesmaid Proposals

WAID bridesmaid proposal
Getting engaged is an exciting time in a girl’s life, and what better way to celebrate than to invite all her best girls to be at her side?  Bridesmaid proposals can be anything from a question asked in-person to an elaborate, themed-luncheon.  For my bridesmaid proposal, I decided to keep it simple and create personal, vintage-inspired cards that could be kept as keepsakes.  Here’s how it was done: Continue reading

Floral Frenzy: Inspiration for an Uber Feminine, Romantic Wedding Continue reading

2014 Trend Spotlight: Cap Sleeves

Many brides envision themselves in a beautiful, strapless gown with a sweetheart neckline–others envision themselves in a dress that may not require the always necessary occassional strapless-dress-pull-up.  The 2014 wedding runways spotlighted one of these non-pull-up-required options–a cap sleeved wedding dress.  These cap sleeves ranged from sleek, sheer fabrics to ornate, dainty laces.  It’s a sleeve style that can add almost any mood to an ensemble.  The dress could be classic and 50s-inspired, an uber femine piece, or even simply add a desired air of modesty. Continue reading

Finishing Touches

So you’ve picked out your dress, but have you considered what accessories you’ll pair with it to really create the perfect look for you big day?  Brides should remember to put just as much thought into their accessory selection as they do with their wedding dress.  Even the most exquisite wedding ensemble can be taken the next level by pairing it with the perfect accessory.   Continue reading