Wedding Dress Table Skirt

Redefining The Table Skirt (Part 3 of 3)

So by now, you’re probably wondering where all that dress actually went?  We had the patch in my dress, and the ring bearer pillow, but there was still plenty of fabric to be used!  After inspecting my grandmother’s gown, we realized that … Continue reading »

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Figure Out A Silhouette for Your Shape

If you’re a bride or bridesmaid for an upcoming wedding, you may be wondering what type of silhouette you should look into. Our friends at Simply Bridal put together an infographic to suggest a silhouette based on body type. Enjoy!

Ring Bearer Pillow

A Familiar Ring To It (Part 2 of 3)

In my last post, I mentioned how my mother butchered her wedding dress along with my grandmother’s in order to create something very special for my wedding day.  Patches of both dresses were sewn into my dress, but that was just the … Continue reading »

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The Day I Got Too Fat For My Rings…

It was a sad day when I had to take off my engagement and wedding rings, but it was for good reason. We’re having a baby, and in a matter of days! But I had to take them off pretty early in … Continue reading »


Buy Your Dress and Help Defeat Breast Cancer

Brides Against Breast Cancer is touring the country to sell wedding dresses and accessories at a fraction of the cost! Most gowns range from $99 to $799. They also have couture gowns valued up to $20,000 at discounted 25%-75% off! This weekend, … Continue reading »

Wedding Dress Patch

Change of a Dress (Part 1 of 3)

It was never my intention to wear a family wedding gown on my wedding day, and (spoiler alert), I didn’t!  For one thing, my mother and my grandmother were smaller than me in both height and width, and for another thing, I … Continue reading »


A Brief History of the Wedding Dress

presents A Brief History of the Wedding Dress By Cynthia Andrews Modern designs continue to update and modernize the appearance of wedding dresses, and the tradition of wearing them is stronger than ever today. With collections of wedding dresses from retailers like David’s … Continue reading »

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You’re Such a Square!

Selecting a wedding band for my fiance was a bit trickier than I expected. I had thought that men’s bands were simple: pick a metal, pick a size, that’s it. I was wrong. While style may be simplistic, there are nuances that … Continue reading »



presents Menswear by Natalie Tsang Did you know the original striped tie ran left to right so it crossed the heart to the sword? This is also why the bride always stands to the left of the groom, so in wilder days, … Continue reading »


Wear Again Bridesmaid Dresses

presents Wear Again Bridesmaid Dresses By Cynthia Andrews As much as the chosen special females in your life are excited to be by your side on your wedding day as your bridesmaids, they probably aren’t looking forward to the costs associated with … Continue reading »

Bride finds out her wedding dress is a fake.

Avoid Fake Wedding Dresses

How frustrating would it be to purchase a dress online and find out later that it’s a fake? Well, it’s been happening to lots of brides so one of our advertising publishers sent us a message regarding counterfeit wedding dresses. Here’s a LONG … Continue reading »

A Romantic Manly Gift?

Buying a romantic, manly gift can be an oxymoronic task. I set out to find such a treasure for my fiancé last Valentine’s Day. I knew I wanted to find him a sentimental gift for our last Valentines before our wedding, and … Continue reading »