Family wedding in style

08/14/2013 by admin

Wedding Dresses.This southern wedding overlooking the Ashley River in Charleston, South Carolina is so charming and pretty! I am in love with Tess + Rob’s choice of venue, the Lowndes Grove Plantation…as Tess explains, ‘with the breathtaking views of the water and the charm of the property it epitomizes the many reasons why we love the South.’ Don’t miss the tasteful mix of elegant meets rustic decor throughout this couples tented reception or my favorite, Tess’s really exquisite Monique Lhuillier gown called ‘Sunday Rose’. This dress looks like it was made for today’s featured bride designed in ivory silk satin organza featuring a strapless sweetheart neckline, pleated bodice, and rose embroidered a-line skirt. Enjoy!

The Ceremony
Our ceremony took place on the front lawn of the beautiful, quintessential southern mansion at Lowndes Grove overlooking the Ashley River. My husband and I met and fell in love in Charleston, SC and we knew we would eventually get married there. Lowndes Grove was the perfect location for us to get married; with the breathtaking views of the water and the charm of the property it epitomizes the many reasons why we love the South.
The Reception
Special Occasion Dresses.Our reception was also at Lowndes Grove and immediately followed the ceremony. We wanted our wedding to embrace the South, particularly since many of our guests were from out of town. Our guests were transported to the venue prior to the ceremony by trolleys. We had a cocktail party with a jazz band playing on the balcony and passed hors d’oeuvres of fried green tomatoes and other southern inspired fare. Our signature drink, a ginger-apple mojito, was served in mason jars. Dinner and dancing took place in a tent draped with white fabric and lined with chandeliers. For dinner, the rustic wood tables were adorned with burlap runners, candles, and organic arrangements of white and plum colored flowers. There were flare bartenders tossing bottles and juggling at the bar and a cigar roller to entertain those guests not on the dance floor. We even had late night fare with mini corn dogs, chicken biscuits, and root beer float shooters. It was a pretty incredible night!
Tess’s Dress Search
My parents, sister, and I went to Kleinfeld’s in NYC and were really just planning for me to try on a few dresses to get a sense of what I liked. While waiting for our appointment, I was flipping through a magazine and the first page I opened up to featured the ‘Sunday Rose’ gown by Monique Lhuillier. That was the one! We bought it the same day.
How Tess Felt in Her Wedding Dress
Beautiful, Timeless, Distinctive
Why Tess Decided to Sell Her Wedding Dress
It would be a shame for a dress this beautiful to only be worn once! This dress is so fabulous and I know it will make someone else’s day just as special as mine was.

Choose their own wedding theme

08/12/2013 by admin

A couple weekends ago, Enrique and I invited our friends over to his house for a barbeque. With everyone relaxed and having a good time, the conversation turned to our wedding plans.

Wedding Dresses.First, “So, what’s your theme for the wedding?”

“The theme is us,” I said.

Next came the follow-up, “What are your colors?”

“Red and blue, but not patriotic. They’re our favorite colors.”

“Do you know what the guys and girls are wearing for the wedding?”

I explained that the men are wearing tuxedos, but for the women, we would give each attendant our color choice and have her pick out a dress she felt best wearing. E and I will need to approve her dress beforehand to make sure it fits our wedding. We’re not women, so we’re deferring to our attendants on what style of dress works for each of them.

I might as well have said we were walking out in velvet bellbottoms and rainbow sequins.

“You can’t just let everyone wear what they want.”

“We need to know because I can’t wear a short dress.”

“But I can’t wear a long dress. I’d much rather wear a pantsuit.”

“Think of the photos. You don’t want jacked-up photos for your wedding.”

Special Occasion Dresses.“How about you send us what you’re wearing and we’ll match to you.”

At 11:30 at night, after a couple of drinks, and a long day of entertaining people, none of these comments were sinking in.

Then, my dear friend Lesa replied, “Look, this is not a democracy, it’s a dictatorship. When you ask someone to be your bridesmaid, you know when you say ‘yes,’ you’re agreeing to do whatever the bride asks.”

Lesa may be on to something. Going the democratic route may spell more trouble, and autocratic rule is quite efficient. But, I’m a natural collaborator, not a dictator; it’s hard for me to just demand a person do something voluntarily. Maybe it’s somewhere in the middle, like a volun-told system of governance.

Nonetheless, I’m debating how to go about this question of finding the right dress. Should I bring everyone to a bridal shop and we compromise on a certain style? Or, should I just tell them where to go and how much (which I’ll likely do for the guys)? Whatever happens, you’ll read about it in the future.

Crazy wedding dress

08/09/2013 by admin

Wedding Dresses.“Let’s try that one first,” I said, pointing to the craziest wedding gown the saleswoman had selected for me. It was tight through the hips, with geometric ribbon designs that started on the bodice and trailed down through the choppy tulle skirt. It was an avant-garde kind of wedding dress you might wear if your reception was at Sidebar in Downtown Baltimore or the Renaissance Festival – a little punk, a little medieval. It wasn’t remotely my style, but I wanted the first dress I tried on to be memorable and this certainly fit the bill.

Special Occasion Dresses.As I inspected myself in the mirror, it became clear that any dress I could have chosen would be hard to forget. At first I felt out of place and awkward, like an impostor who was posing as a bride-to-be. It was one of those, “How did I get here?” moments. But as I ran my hands over the fitted bodice, and tested the poof of the skirt, I began to see myself as a bride for the first time.

The wedding was suddenly no longer an abstract idea — something I knew was coming, but that felt distant and foreign. “This is really happening,” I thought. “This is real life.”

My bridesmaids awed when I finally emerged from the dressing room, as all good friends should. They did their best to stifle their smirks at my off-beat choice. “You really like this one?” they smiled.

Lost in my reflection, I wasn’t sure if this dress was for me. What was clear was that I was a bride, getting ready to marry someone who was the perfect fit.

Different shapes of wedding dress

08/07/2013 by admin

Wedding dresses are available in great shape. These people were built and so each pair is the shape, these look best for this. A second time, the particular bride’s personality, quantity and private personal preferences have to be seen, while in the form of outfit she is true. There are numerous varieties of wedding ceremony put on, and we all set aside a second to be with the many forms.

Wedding Dresses.Currently, wedding dresses are left to determine dependent forms along with color. These days, they will be made to the concept within the wedding ceremony. Motif winter clothes are incredibly well-liked because of its main hue brightened. Some have a preference for bright yellow light is all around, but still some thing. Accelerate the deployment that come with many colors like pink and green with parts of the clothing could be. Most people are also putting skin in the neck. Specify all of these types, a very important factor that has a relationship with his outfit stylish and luxurious. Designed for the summer season, many brides tend to be involving tones.

Summer is a good time of year associated with movement. Reddish favorites and also mixtures thereof can be. Rosa was especially well known. Many brides will still use old-fashioned white skirts still fit that with a shaded shirt. In addition, it has experienced slip the paper on the pattern races. Violet has long been a main color with identical gadgets. Pink has been used in some cases.

Special Occasion Dresses.Wedding dresses, as you might not to be might know, while in the future. As the design progress of this personal style same goes with the concept of the wedding day. Quite a few clothing items are added daily at the moment, with variable right style styles textiles. Polices are usually ended and very bright white is to understand all for a long time the common coloring of us eliminated. But no matter what happens, vogue wedding, perhaps the first thing to be different. Brides-to-be can pick out the color, design and style as well as measurements, the best, the number and individuality.

Romantic royal wedding

08/05/2013 by admin

WEDDING ACCESSORIES.In recent months there have been three romantic weddings in royal houses. The media world was upside down and the women of the world could not be fantastically designed wedding dresses of princesses their eyes. And a woman is lying, she would say that she did not even wear their own wedding one of these beautiful dresses. Every woman secretly wants to be guided in a fairytale wedding dress to the altar. Feel like a princess at your own wedding? Nothing easier than that, the new Wedding Fashion show tight fitting tops with many playful details. The skirts run from far and are decorated with flowers and ribbons. Of all these details there is plenty in the new bridal wear, especially tulle. This year’s bridal fashion is tinged very romantic. Perfect for those who want to look extremely romantic in their most important day.

Wedding Jacket.Aside from the romantic trend this year, Minis are also announced in the style of the 50s. With such a mini dress woman can show a playful and sweet style a little sex appeal. For what style the bride will also decide in a wedding dress she has to feel comfortable. Because wedding dress is not the same wedding dress, which can be after a visit to a wedding house find. The experience of “wedding house” should treat each bride and groom. On a large sales area of the bride and the groom the latest trends in wedding fashion famous designers are presented. In peace the dream wedding fashions can be tried. It often happens that a bride with girlfriend, mother or sister spends all day in a wedding house. The wedding along with the weeks or months of preparation is a single, not almost-ending, experience you should still make the minimum of stress.

Wedding dress accessories

08/02/2013 by admin

No woman get along without them. On the wedding day, this is no different. The handbag is an essential accessory to any woman want to miss. Handbags not only look great and enhance any outfit, but they are very practical. In the handbag comes in all what a woman during the day or in the evening needed. The bride bag to the wedding is a little different from the traditional handbags. They are elected and simply fit in color and form to the wedding dress. You are also getting a bit smaller, but this does not detract from its beauty. If that’s “tone-on-tone” is too boring for the bride, there are also pockets in wonderfully gaudy bright colors. So a cake color in an otherwise monochromatic outfit never hurts and has always proved its eye-catching effect.

Wedding Dresses.For the ladies who are celebrating wedding, there are three variants of the classic bride bag. There’s the clutch, which is actually something rather impractical because it needs to be tucked under the arm. At least then, when the bride’s bouquet or a glass of champagne in the hands of the bride, holding the clutch is impossible. They usually end up in a corner, or even must be worn by other guests. Usually, the bride is better off with a bridal bag. This is wrapped around the wrist. Keep your hands free and still find in the bag all the necessary little things into place. The last bride bag is the tote bag. This bag is very suitable for brides who want a little more tuck into her bridal bag. It is worn on the arm or shoulder and is therefore extremely practical. They are available in different sizes and shapes.

Special Occasion Dresses.However, there are brides who do without a handbag for the wedding. Take the liberty of all this, they need to trust their mother or the witnesses. Such a desire can be the bride on her wedding day certainly not refuse.

Wedding celebration

07/31/2013 by admin

What is there not to decorate everything, when a wedding is celebrated. This begins with the bride’s bouquet and ends with the decoration of the church if a church wedding is planned. But who wants to marry, celebrate the most wonderful time in life. A festive decoration is therefore to a wedding party to do so. The variety is so great that it requires some consulting services of different providers decoration. And love wedding willing – I’ll give you the advice to make sure that the color composition of all the details is matched. Because otherwise the decoration works fast “too much”.

Wedding Jacket。There should be a color form the framework of the complete decoration. This color is then found again in all elements, such as the invitations, the flowers, at the table decoration and many other things at a wedding. And here’s another tip: A very nice overall image is created when the desired color blends in with the wedding outfit. Therefore, the preparation and planning of the decoration with the choice of wardrobe must begin and will not be too soon.

WEDDING ACCESSORIES。The bridal bouquet – it is basically for decoration – is certainly one of the most important elements. A bride without a bridal bouquet? No, it should not be and there is not! Bridal bouquets offered in many variants, and also produced on special request. The base color is also because once established, then the rest of the decoration can be more easily. A large part of the decoration is more, the table decorations, the flowers, menu cards, place cards, table cloths, table runners as well as many candles and small accessories included. The decoration for the wedding can be wonderful order today on the Internet. There are many online stores that specialize in decorations for various occasions. Pattern tables and Dekobeispiele there on top of it on numerous photos.

In the end, not the car ornaments and decorating the church forget. Everything you need to know about it can be ascertained from the florist. Because the church is often omitted, for example on too much decoration. Here are flowers, artfully tied bouquets, at best. Are wedding dress, wedding suit and the decoration selected for the wedding ceremony, a beautiful thing is nothing more ways.

The last century wedding dress

07/29/2013 by admin

Oh how wonderful – I’ve discovered new trends in bridal fashion. And I must admit, I’m excited. What has already arrived in other fashion lines, the bridal fashion designers have also brought in their collections. Since weddings are nowadays more as an event, the wedding dresses are becoming more unusual, not crazy, but they have a lot more whistle and extravagance. I like this development very much.

Wedding Dresses.I begin with a nostalgic chic style of the ’20s. What we know of divas from the roaring ’20s, is now once again this year be seen in the bridal fashion – style, elegance and emancipation. We remember the time and photographs of the time when women were smoking and drinking photographed with “Smokey Eyes”. The wedding dresses are narrow, knee-length and are enhanced with beads or feather boas. Who gets married in this style, you should definitely be at the wedding ceremony, the sounds play from this period: the Charleston.
We make a leap and come to the 50s. At that time there was evening glamor and the latest fashions for example, were presented with champagne in the fashion showroom of a selected clientele. The models of that time were of course supplied tailored to the customers. Grace Kelly and Marilyn Monroe were the figureheads that time. And the style of the time we find today in the bridal wear again. Much cleavage, long skirts, petticoats.
Special Occasion Dresses.In the ’60s arrived, it is garishly colorful, flashy, trendy and crazy. This bridal fashion style is more suitable for the bride who really dares to contact and colorful with plenty of leg room in front of the altar. For a wedding that is celebrated under a motto, but this style is wonderfully suited. The 60 – Twist and rock and roll and plenty of hairspray on the teased hairstyle goes before the wedding couple in the pink Cadillac. Splendid idea!
Let us go quickly to the 70s, showing much transparency in the bridal wear but are still elegant. The 70s were the hippie years, as can be seen in the wedding dresses, but in the neat and refined version à la Romy Schneider. All in all, I can say I’m a fan of this new trend in bridal fashion. Since marriage is fun again!

Dinner dress worn by friends

07/26/2013 by admin

After the exciting ceremony and after many congratulations of the guests, the wedding party goes generally to the place of celebration. This may be a pub, a club house in the local place or even your own garden or the home of their own. Locations for the wedding ceremony, there are many different and there are many different ways to celebrate a wedding. But what always heard this is a champagne reception where the bride and groom turn, receives congratulations and wedding gifts. Here there is usually also the first opportunity to talk alone with the guests. The champagne reception, however, is always limited in time, so that the subsequent celebration including the program from becoming entangled.

Wedding Jacket.Champagne, Prosecco or sparkling wine will be served to the champagne reception, for example, this comes on the wedding budget on. Which of course should not be missed, are soft drinks for children or guests who do not like alcohol. Always welcome at a champagne reception, various snacks such as finger food and canapes.

WEDDING ACCESSORIES.Who wants to make the classic champagne reception something sparkling, for example, are to some juice or champagne colored syrup. When the syrup in the color of the wedding decoration. Very original currants are also in champagne glass. Such little things bring guests to marvel again and again.
The wedding took place in the summer, it is also possible to give the champagne reception immediately following the ceremony at the church or registry office. Simply plug in some high tables, decorate with flowers and candles and think of seating for older guests. These will accept it gratefully.
Often, not all guests who attend the wedding ceremony, also at the following celebrations in hindsight it. It is therefore advisable to already have some wedding photos during a champagne reception. So also those who prefer to go to the champagne reception to be featured on some photos. Over here the wedding photographer must be informed in advance. Of course it is possible to organize and carry out the complete champagne reception by a caterer. He does all the work and the couple have to worry about anything, except to care for themselves that it is the most beautiful day of your life.

Affordable wedding dresses configuration

07/24/2013 by admin

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