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Glitz Meet Glam, Matching Bridal Jewelry with Your Wedding Gown

Posted by on Jun 3, 2013 in Advice & Tips, Wedding Accessories | 0 comments

Glitz Meet Glam, Matching Bridal Jewelry with Your Wedding Gown

Advice on how to match your jewelry to your dress. Sometimes you really have to fight the urge to pile it on, especially on your wedding day. If you have fantasies about being a princess bride then it’s easy to want to also be dripping in jewels but in order to keep it classy and under budget use these helpful tricks on how to pair your jewelry with your dress. When it comes to wedding day accessories almost anything goes. While white is a traditional color for a dress your jewelry might be a...

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Something Blue, Green and Pink

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in Wedding Accessories | 0 comments

Something Blue, Green and Pink

Many brides choose to wear blue shoes to follow the old tradition of “Something new, something borrowed, something blue.” We suggest shirking superstition and showing off your fun side. We love shoes. We can’t help it. They’re not comfortable, and they’re not warm usually but they just show off our personality so well. We think that the shoes you wear on your wedding day shouldn’t be any exception. We’ve heard that a lot of brides choose to wear blue wedding shoes, and while we...

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Wedding Traditions and Lore Debunked

Posted by on Jun 9, 2012 in Advice & Tips, Wedding Accessories, Wedding Planning | 0 comments

 Tradition:  Something old, something new Historical Explanation You may be familiar with that ever popular Old English rhyme that advises new brides to wear “something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue.”  Often forgotten is the concluding line, “and a sixpence in her shoe.”  For years, brides and her loved ones have been careful to adhere to the directives of what is meant to be a lighthearted poetic expression.  Many are unaware, in fact, of the meaning...

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How to choose the perfect wedding veil

Posted by on Jun 9, 2012 in Advice & Tips, Wedding Accessories | 0 comments

How to choose the perfect wedding veil

How to choose the perfect wedding veil Choosing a veil can be a complicated and frustrating task. Below are some basic tips to keep in mind when looking for the perfect veil! What length should I get?  Elbow (30” long): The elbow is the most popular length. It is generally used for gowns without a train and will enhance any detailing at or around the waist of the gown. It also compliments a gown with a full skirt (ending below a low back and above the start of the...

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Bridal glove tips and simple etiquette

Posted by on Jun 9, 2012 in Advice & Tips, Wedding Accessories | 0 comments

Bridal glove tips and simple etiquette

Gloves are an inexpensive bridal accessory that can really add grace and elegance to many wedding gowns. With a vast selection available, you can choose a pair that really compliments your style. The rule of thumb is: the more formal the ceremony, the longer the glove! Below are some more helpful tips. What to do with the gloves and WHEN? Gloves with fingers…. Before the ceremony, “slit the seams” on the ring finger of your glove. Then just push the material back when it is time for him...

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Types of Wedding Accessories

Posted by on Jun 9, 2012 in Advice & Tips, Wedding Accessories, Wedding Jewelry | 0 comments

Types of Wedding Accessories

When it comes to bridal attire, many brides spend the vast majority of their time contemplating on the perfect dress. In all of the chaos and busyness of choosing the dress, it can be difficult remembering to invest the same amount of time picking out the accessories. Accessories play a vital role in the outfit you wear on your wedding day, and can give you a more finished, coordinated appearance. Here are some of the most common types of accessories worn by brides. Veil The veil is often the...

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