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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!


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 »


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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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 »


Themed Wedding Dress Ideas

The wedding season is upon us once again! I asked our style expert Jacqueline to give me her two cents on themed summer weddings. This period just before summer is always filled with excitement as brides finalize details for their weddings, and … Continue reading »

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Wedding Dresses: Figure Flattery

presents Wedding Dresses: Figure Flattery by Cynthia Andrews Your wedding day is one of the few days in your life when all eyes are on you.  Of course you want to look your absolute best!  There are so many beautiful wedding dresses out … Continue reading »

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Simply Bridal Discount Ends Jan 31

Simply Bridal had a long promotion for Big Fat Cake readers which ends on January 31, 2012. So if you haven’t looked already, you should peruse through their online catalog and be sure to use the code “SAVEBRIDAL15″ at checkout. Prices are … Continue reading »

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Bella’s Highly Anticipated Wedding Dress!

So, just to clear the air, I’m not a Twilight fan. I just watch it socially. I was following the last two movies because of the highly anticipated wedding dress. Some folks thought that the wedding dress would make its debut in the last … Continue reading »


Simply Bridal’s Showroom Launch Event in LA

Simply Bridal invites you to their showroom launch event in downtown LA! The event is on Saturday, October 29th 2011 @11am to 5pm. The invite details are below. You must RSVP since the event will fill up quickly. As always, you can enjoy … Continue reading »

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Meet Us Friday Morning @ ROTB in DC!

Meet us tomorrow morning (Oct 14th) at Filene’s Basement for Running of the Brides! It’s their DC location at Mazza Gallerie. Their annual event in April was so popular that they decided to do another one this year and they invited us … Continue reading »

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Filene’s Basement’s Running of the Brides® in D.C. on October 14th

You heard it first here on Big Fat Cake: It’s back … the legendary Running of the Brides® where hundreds of brides-to-be and their helpers will descend upon Filene’s Basement in Washington, D.C., hoping to find the wedding gown of their dreams … Continue reading »

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FREE Wedding Dress Everyday for 32 Days!

Our friends at Simply Bridal have an amazing promotion to giveaway one wedding dress for 32 days! Sign up immediately to be eligible for the next 30 days, until September 8, 2011. Good luck and let us know if you win! Outside … Continue reading »