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 »


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 »


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 »

Running of the Brides

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 »

Claire Gown from Simply Bridal. Photo Source: SimplyBridal.com

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 »

The list price for this dress is $849.99 but goes for $339.99 on Simply Bridal. Plus, 15% discount for Big Fat Cake! Photo Source: Simply Bridal

15% Discount From Simply Bridal’s Wedding Dresses

  Our friends from Simply Bridal would like to extend a 15% discount off their wedding dresses to our Big Fat Cake audience! Be sure to use the code “SAVEBRIDAL15″ at checkout. They JUST started their site and will start taking orders … Continue reading »

Wedding Dresses at Select Costco Locations

Yes, you read me right. Wedding dresses at Costco. They look very nice, too. However, you’ll find them only at select locations and one of the shows is already over. There are two locations left. Sorry East Coast fans. Maybe they’ll come … Continue reading »

Wedding Week on Runway Rundown

Mondays usually stink unless it’s the start to Wedding Week at Runway Rundown! Even though extravagance is out, you can still look fabulous without breaking the bank. RunwayRundown is a free online resource for the fashionista in all of us. This daily fashion … Continue reading »

Best Time of the Year to Buy Wedding Dress

So lifehacker shares when it’s the best time of the year to buy big ticket items, like houses, cars, etc, etc. For 2011, the best time of the year to buy a wedding dress is December. So if you can remember that … Continue reading »

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Alina Pizzano Sale

Great news!  Another sale has come into town.  In celebration of their Second Year Anniversary, Alina Pizzano, located in Pasadena, is offering 20% off all of their gowns!  If you or any brides you know are interested in either the Collection or … Continue reading »