Every beach wedding delivers the basics: salt air, gorgeous views, crashing waves and unmatched tranquility. Beyond those elements, what more do you need? Decor that is fit for a beach bride, that's what! Seaside motifs, whether subtle or over-the-top, can heighten an already breathtaking scene. Among the complementary imagery and materials for a beach wedding are ocean-derived items such as sea glass, starfish, sand dollars, coral fans and clam shells. Some brides can choose to go a little more nautical by incorporating sailor knots, rugged rope, fishing floats and anchors. Placing some palm leaves in strategic locations will up the tropical isle vibe. Check out a treasure trove of beautiful items from Etsy, Michaels, Walmart and more that will enrich your waterfront wedding.
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Celebrating one's nuptials by the sea provides ample opportunity to choose from an array of effortlessly chic bridal gowns. Luckily, there are nearly as many alternatives to the traditional ball gown as there are grains of sands on the beach. More casual beach wedding dresses make use of sheer panels, openwork lace and ruffles. Simple beach wedding dresses include those with midi lengths that feel easygoing, yet sophisticated. Boho wedding dresses are another choice: romantic and dreamy like a tropical island. Meanwhile, short beach wedding dresses feel cheerily free-spirited while providing wedding-friendly frills.
Look for lightweight materials for your beachfront or destination wedding dress. Silk, cotton blends, crochet, chiffon and lace make for breezy beach dresses. While not explicitly bridal, many white or ivory cocktail dresses will work wonders in a beach wedding, plus they can be worn afterward on the honeymoon. Below, check out 15 alternatives to the heavily embellished wedding gown that instead are easy, breezy and downright gorgeous. Post-wedding, you can relax poolside, confident you were a thoroughly beachy bride.
Gone are the days when you rolled out of bed in your pajamas and hopped on a plane. Today, every step of the honeymoon is documented, including your flight! Make sure you're ready to kick off your honeymoon with these on-trend, travel-ready outfits that are definitely Instagram approved.
Every bride breathes in a deep sigh of relief on her wedding day. It may not go smoothly, and that's fine. But between now and then, getting the wedding prepared is a bit of a marathon, and it can't hurt to be physically fit. Sure, there's a lot of pressure on brides to look as good as possible in that wedding gown, and many women find themselves "shedding for the wedding." Whether you're looking to drop a few pounds, simply want to stay toned or are trying to tame your inner Bridezilla with some stress-relieving yoga, we've found 20 high-tech performance leggings to wear in your pursuit of health and happiness. They'll keep you comfy and dry as you work toward your goal, and most importantly, you'll look and feel fabulous on your special day.
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"XS (2), S (4-6), M (8-10), L (12-14), XL (16) Plus sizes: 1X (18-20), 2X (22-24), 3X (26-28) Functional tie at waist Functional p...ockets Elbow length sleeves Functional zipper down front bodice Hits at the knee 40" Poly. Imported" read more
"Hits above the knee 37" at shortest point Midi 48" at longest point Invisible back zipper with hook and eye closure Poly. Importe...d" read more
"XS (2), S (4-6), M (8-10), L (12-14), XL (16) Plus sizes: 1X (18-20), 2X (22-24), 3X (26-28) Hits above the knee 37" Acrylic with... cotton/elastane insert. Imported" read more
You are ready for a night of romance in this sensuous pink blouson charm dress with a self-tie on a ruffle collar, an easy elastic... waist, elasticized cuffs on flowy bishop sleeves and an asymmetric ruffle skirt. Lined bodice only. Hidden side zip.... read more
Fabric: Broderie anglaise Mini dress cut Collared neck 3/4 sleeves Spread collar Buttons at front Patch breast pockets Unlined She...ll: 100% cotton Wash cold Imported, India Measurements Measurements from size 34 Length: 33in / 84cm, from shoulder read more
Crisp broderie anglaise makes this snowy poplin minidress-styled with retro flared sleeves and a front quarter zip-at once elegant... and casual. Style Name: Ganni Broderie Anglaise Dress. Style Number: 5719760. Available in stores. read more
Black cotton broderie anglaise flared dress from Ganni featuring long sleeves, a round neck, a front fastening, a flared style, a ...broderie anglaise design and bishop sleeves. read more
White cotton broderie anglaise dress from Ganni featuring a sweetheart neckline, a relaxed fit, a knee length, pleated details, lo...ng Juliet sleeves and a deep V back. read more
Ganni - In true Ganni style, the feminine appeal of this black Sandrose dress is juxtaposed with exaggerated proportions for a dir...ectional slant. Crafted from cotton with intricate floral broderie anglaise, it is cut with billowing blouson sleeves and flares out from the waist with a centre godet panel for a whimsical note. Toughen it up with chunky boots for a darkly romantic take on garden-party dressing. read more
Fabric: Mid-weight eyelet lace Geometric print Waist-length style Mock neck Elbow-length sleeves Zip at back Two button cuffs Unli...ned Shell: 100% cotton Wash cold Imported, India Measurements Measurements from size 36 Length: 22.75in / 58cm, from shoulder read more
100% cotton. Made in India. Machine wash. Embroidered eyelet lace fabric. Hidden back zip closure. Semi sheer.
From the Paradise Collection. Eyelet embroidery and puff sleeves add an airy, feminine quality to shirtdress silhouette. Point col...lar Three-quarter puff sleeves Button cuffs Front button closure Chest flap pockets Fitted waist Cotton Machine wash Imported SIZE & FIT Mini silhouette About 34" from shoulder to hem Model shown is 5'10" (177cm) wearing US size 4. Contemporary Sp - Contemporary Collections. GANNI. Color: Black. Size: 38 (6). read more
GANNI's Spring '19 lineup takes inspiration from the Danish countryside - it's where Creative Director Ditte Reffstrup grew up. Cu...t from broderie anglaise cotton in a flattering A-line shape, this unlined skirt has an asymmetric hem that's slightly longer at the front. Wear it with the hiking boots from the show. read more
Ganni Woman Gathered Printed Broderie Anglaise Mini Dress Ivory - Printed Broderie anglaise Concealed zip fastening along back Ful...ly lined Machine wash. Imported Gathered. 100% Viscose. read more
Dubbed a tribute to women and girls, GANNI's Creative Director Ditte Reffstrup describes every piece in her collections as a state... of mind, intended to be worn depending on your own individual style. This blouse is made from lightly structured broderie anglaise cotton with dropped shoulders and voluminous sleeves. We especially like it teamed with relaxed jeans and a pair of mules. read more
Ganni - Ganni's black broderie-anglaise cotton Sandrose blouse will bring carefree femininity to your ensemble. It's crafted with ...exaggerated ruffled cap sleeves and a pintucked bodice which is accented by beige buttons on the back. Style it with high-rise jeans for a weekend lunch date. read more
Printed Broderie anglaise Concealed zip fastening along back Fully lined Machine wash Imported Gathered
Ganni - Ganni's marshmallow-pink cotton Sandrose blouse is an ultra-feminine option for warmer weather. It's crafted from broderie... anglaise with exaggerated ruffled cap sleeves and turns to reveal beige buttons which punctuate the pintucked bodice. Style it with high-rise jeans to ground the romantic mood. read more
Velvet Cayla Broderie Anglaise Dress - Velvet opts for a beautifully feminine look this season with the Cayla dress.
Huishan Zhang's embroidered lace dress comes in a contemporary tiered panel design with a sheer striped panel at the décolletage.
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Opening Ceremony Broderie Anglaise Cotton Dress - Feminine broderie cotton anglaise dress in A-line silhouette. Deep V-neck. Cap s...leeves. Scalloped at neck, cuffs and hem. Banded waist. Flared skirt. Back ladder detail. About 38" from shoulder to hem.... read more
Crisp broderie anglaise makes this snowy poplin shirt-styled with ballooned elbow-length sleeves and a high, demure neckline-at on...ce elegant and casual. Style Name: Ganni Broderie Anglaise Shirt. Style Number: 5719758. Available in stores. read more
Capture the essence of Italian luxury and glamour with the latest Valentino collection. This black mini dress is crafted in Italy ...and features a round neck, short sleeves and a broderie anglaise trim. read more
Crafted out of a cotton eyelet fabric, this pretty blouse has a romantic silhouette. Mockneck Balloon sleeves Concealed back zip c...losure Cotton Machine wash Imported SIZE & FIT About 23.5" from shoulder to hem Model shown is 5'10" (177cm) wearing US size 4. Contemporary Sp - Contemporary Collections. GANNI. Color: Bright White. Size: 36 (4). read more
A charming summer dress is a must for every little girl, and we love the carefree look and relaxed feel of this Tartine et Chocola...t style. read more