tote bag copy Fun Bridesmaid Gifts for Every Kind of Friend

For the Romantic She lives for all things Mr. Darcy and peony-scented.  Modernize your friend’s space with a pretty print with an equally beautiful quote. This one (above) is from Roald Dahl and is one of my very, very, very... Read More

board Different Purples for Your Wedding

Okay, I’m just going to say it: I don’t like Pantone’s choice of Radiant Orchid. As much as I love a purple, I think there are so many more shades that are more universally flattering and appealing than this one.... Read More

02-collage Showstopping Statement Heels

Admittedly, most of these shoes’ price tags are closer to those on pieces of art than your typical pair of heels. But seriously, if you were ever going to drop a paycheck on a pair of shoes, is there a... Read More

dessy collage Green Bridesmaid Dresses

I love a green wedding as it is one of my very favorite colors. It just has so much flexibility. It can be modern and zen when alongside warm earth tones, or light and airy with pastel pinks.  From the... Read More

red wedding collage Red Wedding Color Board

Red is such a beautiful color for a wedding, whether you pair it with traditional white or cheery robin’s egg blue. Here are a few ways to add a touch of cherry to your wedding day. I have also seen... Read More

jhmcollage Orange Bridesmaid Dresses

From peach to persimmon, orange shades not only sound delicious, but also add festive cheer to any bridal party. Here are some of our favorite orange dresses in an array of different silhouettes and styles!     Credits: Flower Pin//Shift... Read More

anthro 1 Cute Flats for You and Your Bridesmaids

As much as I admire a pair of heels for their style and drama, I’m a flats sort of girl. Maybe you are too. Or maybe your bridesmaids are. Here are a few pairs that will definitely up the cute... Read More

Lela Rose Taupe featured Look We Love: Lela Rose Bridesmaids

Soft silk chiffon, drapey silhouettes, dusty shades of plum, rose and lavender…sounds pretty dreamy, right? We are falling in love with these new bridesmaid dress styles from designer Lela Rose—and we think brides and bridesmaids will too! These are dresses... Read More

nordstromredo Blue Bridesmaid Dresses

Blue is one of those great colors for bridesmaids because it is pretty much universally flattering (sorry, orange, you just can’t compare). These dresses are some of our favorites. I’m especially partial to the polka-dotted numbers.   Image Credits (from... Read More

07-father-bride-groom-ceremony-church-143643 Gifts for Your Wedding Party

You know that you need to give something to the members of your wedding party, but what? Here are some helpful hints for showing your bridesmaids and groomsmen just how much you appreciate their participation: They don’t need to be... Read More

orange-cushion-white-flowers-22501 Traditional Processional Order

Most traditional processional order (Christian and non-religious): The mothers of the bride and groom are generally escorted in by ushers before the processional begins.  Sometimes the groom will escort his mother in, and then go to the altar. Junior Bridesmaids... Read More

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Hosting a bridal shower?  Things to remember: It is best if the host isn’t related to the bride.  Sometimes the bride’s family’s house may be the best place to hold the shower, and that’s fine.  However, the invitations and the... Read More

wedding-details-signage-photo-bunting-escort-cards-22501 Ask the Editor: Engagement Party vs. Bridal Shower

My parents hosted an engagement party that all of our friends attended.  Does this mean that I can’t have a bridal shower since the guest list would look so similar? –Lulu, Nashville, TN An engagement party and bridal shower are... Read More