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This New Year's Eve Wedding in Boston Was Full of Glitter and Romance | Brides

Cinderella isn't the only person who has fallen in love with a handsome stranger on the dance floor at midnight. In February of 2012, Amalie Keerl was flying solo at The Boston Winter Ball, an annual fundraiser full of 20-something professionals. "As the clock struck 12, I forced myself onto the …

Weddings

11 Heavenly Geometric Wedding Cakes to Celebrate National Dessert Day

In honor of #NationalDessertDay, we’re focusing on one of the sweetest big day trends going down right now — geometric cakes! These delightful numbers range from Jackson Pollock-inspired to boho, so whatever your style may be, there’s really no wrong way to pull it off.<p>Check out these drool-worthy …

Exquisite Wedding Portraits Capture a View of the Bride Reflected in Their Beloved’s Eye

Photographer Peter Adams-Shawn of Memories of Tomorrow Photography is known for the unconventional way in which he captures happy couples on their wedding day. Using reflections as the conceptual jumping-off point, we’ve previously marveled at his series <i>Ringscapes</i> that displays minuscule portraits …

40 Creative Wedding Drink Bar & Station Decor Ideas

Whether you are hosting a bridal shower, a garden wedding or a day-after brunch, drink stations are a lovely way to really get creative and …

Home Decorating

6 Nautical Escort Card Ideas for Weddings | Brides

Planning a seaside wedding? Whether you're getting married at the beach or overlooking crashing ocean waves, you can set the scene for your guests in a breeze — when leading them to their seats! Nail the nautical theme by taking a cue from these six inspiring and unique escort card ideas.<p><b>Sailboats</b> …

Weddings

Drone Wedding Photos Beautifully Capture Couples as the Only Two People in the World

We’ve seen drone photography capture some truly stunning images thanks to its aerial vantage point. Through this lens, a subject’s beauty is showcased in a whole new light. Tahiti-based photographer Helene Havard uses camera drones to redefine wedding photography. Unlike typical portraits where …

Photographer Captures Beautiful Photos of Newlyweds in Wedding Ring Reflections

Photographer Peter Adams-Shawn of Memories of Tomorrow Photography has found an inventive way to capture newlywed couples: by snapping their reflections in their rings. He calls the series <i>Ringscapes</i>, and the photos are as diverse and different as the brides and grooms themselves, each one more …

Welcome Bag Ideas for a Destination Wedding | Brides

Up the wedding welcome bag game from candies and bottles of water to thoughtful treats that fit your wedding destination. These ideas will have your guests ready for a weekend of partying and seeing the sights— from the minute they land at the hotel.<p><b>For a Beach Wedding</b><p>Custom shades will be much …

Weddings

Tips for a Successful City Wedding | Brides

For the logistically-minded bride, nothing beats a big city when it comes to wedding locations. There's an abundance of hotel options, built-in entertainment for your guests in the days surrounding your wedding, and just about any type of venue you could imagine. Whether you want to party with 300 …

Weddings

Wedding Late-Night Snack: Breakfast Food Ideas | Brides

Planning to dance until dawn at your wedding reception? To keep the party going, satiate everyone's hunger pangs by serving up some late-night snacks. One of our favorite menu ideas: delicious breakfast foods in bite-size portions. Here are our favorite takes on this late-night trend.<p>__ Egg …

Weddings

DIY: Terrarium Place Holder

Jessica + Garett over at Wednesday have lots of creative ideas (you might remember them from this fun wedding we shared a few months ago) and I’m …

DIY

Palm Springs Wedding at Korakia Pensione: Jenny + Levi

Jenny + Levi are a creative couple who planned their mini-destination wedding at Korakia Pensione in Palm Springs, California. Just a little more …

Coachella Valley

7 Wedding Decor Extras That Won't Break The Bank | Brides

Sometimes it's the little things that make the biggest impact, and when it comes to your big day this statement couldn't be truer. Step up your style game and put the finishing touches on your wedding dé with these 7 affordable extras that are guaranteed to blow your guests' minds and not your …

Weddings

How to Make Your Wedding Photographer's Job Way Easier

Yes, photos are one of the few things from your wedding that you'll actually have forever. So, on top of finding a photographer you absolutely love, it's definitely worth doing your part to make his or her job as easy as possible!<p>While any pro will come with heaps of knowledge and experience, here …

Elegant St. Louis Downtown Ballroom Wedding

Alison always envisioned having an outdoor wedding surrounded by natural light and the beauty of being outside. Finding that perfect outdoor venue …

St. Louis

A Modern, Natural Wedding at the Candy Factory in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Janelle Siegrist (28 and a dessert table stylist/owner of LeeMaeMarie) and Christian Herr (33 and an artist) wanted every part of their wedding to …

Pennsylvania

Grapefruit Fennel FizzIngredients:2 oz reposado tequila3 oz fresh grapefruit juice2 oz club soda½ oz honey syrup (equal parts honey and…

• 2 oz reposado tequila<br>• 3 oz fresh grapefruit juice<br>• 2 oz club soda<br>• ½ oz honey syrup (equal parts honey and water)<br>• 2 dashes lime bitters (or other citrus bitters)<br>• rosemary salt, garnish<br>• fennel fronds, garnish

5 Ways to Make Your Bridesmaids Fall In Love with You | Brides

Like it or not, weddings tend to bring out the worst in people, but you don't have to be <i>that</i> girl. We'll tell you how to get in your bridesmaids' good graces and win best bride ever along the way simply by doing the following five things.<p><b>1. Let them choose their own dresses</b><p>There's nothing a …

Bridesmaids

This New Website Will Solve Your #1 Online Shopping Problem

Oh heyyy, fashion enthusiasts! Whether it’s a bridesmaid dress that you <i>have</i> to look bomb in or a jumpsuit you’re rocking to work, it’s easy to tell when someone is sporting an item they are 100% confident in — from the style to the size and fit. Wouldn’t life — and your undoubtedly stellar closet — …

Online Life

Wedding Chair Signs Decoration - Mr and Mrs - Joyful

::: HELLO! :::<br>I’m Tina, the creator of the original Statement Wedding Cake Topper™.<br>Each artisan wedding chair sign is lovingly-crafted in the heart of Austin, TX.<p>::: SUPER GLAM :::<br>Available in metallic gold and silver. Choose your color from the drop down menu.<p>::: TOP SHELF MATERIALS :::<br>My chair …

Top 20 Unique Backdrops for Wedding Ceremony Ideas

<i>To make your ceremony venue stand out in a personal and unique way, wedding backdrops can easily help set the mood and express your personality;</i> …

Weddings

19 Unique Engagement Ring Ideas

A complete guide to growing your own bridal blooms

So you’ve put yourself in charge of your own wedding bouquets and arrangements? Some may tell you it’s an ambitious project that you should fear, but …

Flowers

20 Awesome Photo Ideas For Wedding Parties Who Know How To Have Fun

All too often, brides and grooms get bogged down in big day B.S. and forget the most important ingredient of an awesome wedding (besides love, of course!): fun.<p>One way to increase your matrimonial fun quotient? By goofing off and letting loose with your besties and bros. Below are 20 wedding party …

Learn how to make your own Pinecone Fire Starters!

Set Up Your Work Area<p>Melt Your Wax<p>Add Color<p>Test Your Color<p>Adding Scent<p>Let Your Wax Cool Down<p>Wick Your Pinecones<p>Dipping Your Pinecones<p>Dipping …

How-To's

7 Seemingly Frivolous Things You'll Be Glad You Registered For

Deciding what to put on your registry can be a fraught process. On the one hand, you might be super excited about getting new stuff for your home. On the other, you might feel a little weird asking your friends and family to buy you things you may or may not actually need. Plus, how can you even …

Personalized Cutting Board Newlyweds Christmas Gift Bridal Shower Gift Wedding Gift Engraved Love Tree QUICK SHIPPING (Item Number MHD20019)

Welcome to Morgann Hill Designs!<p>*********** This item ships within 3-5 business days.<p>1) Description Of Item<br>For sale is a gorgeous personalized wood cutting board. Completely custom made to order you pick:<br>- The size (regular or large) SHOWN IN LARGE<br>- The type of wood (Walnut, Mahogany, Cherry, or …

The Best Wedding Dress Style for Your Body Type | Brides

Let's face the reality: No bride will look amazing in every single style of wedding dress. It's just not how the world (or wedding dresses) works. For as many body types as there are out there, there are silhouettes and details to complement them. Here, we break down the best wedding-dress styles …

Dresses

Cascading Bouquets Are Totally On Point Right Now

The Spring 2015 runways are ALL about the flower power. From fabulous floral prints to beautiful blooming backdrops, there are pretty petals popping up everywhere you turn. We're loving this trend and can't wait to see how it translates over to the world of weddings. Our prediction? Buh-bye simple …