Jade Swim - Inspired by 1990s swimwear silhouettes, Jade Swim's burgundy-red Most Wanted bikini briefs exude a vintage spirit. They have a low-rise Brazilian shape that's cut high on the leg for a flattering look, and provide minimum coverage. Team them with the label's one-shoulder Apex bikini top to complete a sporty beach look.
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.
Flower crowns are all the rage in decorative headpieces, allowing a creative bride to imbue her wedding with a boho fairy vibe. These flower crowns have roots in mythology and art and can be traced back to ancient Greece, where people wore them to celebrate the gods. Flower crowns made a major comeback during the '60s and '70s, when hippies ushered them in as a symbol of peace, love and intimacy with nature.
Bridesmaids, flower girls and brides can all accessorize themselves with floral crowns for a romantic wedding filled with blooms. Any hairstyle will accommodate a flower crown, whether it's sitting atop cascading tresses, encircling a high, wavy ponytail or wrapped around an elegant bun. Angela Cosmai, celebrity colorist and color corrector at Pierre Michel Salon in New York City, says, "A lovely idea to pair with a flower crown is a headband braid, which can be achieved with your hair or by adding a faux braid. Wrap the braid around the head then intertwine the hair in and out of the flower crown to give you a whimsical look."
Most brides won't want to part with their flower crown after the big day, and they don't have to: These crowns, available at favorite retailers including ASOS, David's Bridal, Amazon and more, can do double duty as a festival accessory. Watch out, Coachella!
The tea kettle, that humble household necessity, has historically conveyed the notion of comfort. Steeping tea to be served with cookies (or "biscuits", per the English) is a time-honored symbol of hospitality. Then in 1980s America, tea kettles became status objects: Italian architect Aldo Rossi designed a sleek number for Alessi and architect Michael Graves designed his famous kettle topped by a red, chirping bird. It was the whistle heard around the world.
Today, tea kettles are must-haves on any wedding registry. Coveted styles include the retro SMEG design and the super cute kettles from Kate Spade. Even if you don't drink tea, a kettle is a must-have for boiling the water used in a French press for coffee or for hot chocolate. No hostess is prepared without one, particularly while hosting a brunch, a book club or holiday parties. We've rounded up the best tea kettles for your wedding registry from Anthropologie, Neiman Marcus, Williams-Sonoma and more. (And don't forget the Fortnum & Mason Wedding Bouquet Blend, a tea developed to commemorate the marriage of Prince Henry ("Harry") of Wales and Meghan Markle!)
OK, Black Friday is still a bit of a ways off, but that doesn't mean you couldn't benefit from a little pre-shopping strategizing in advance. Going into the biggest shopping day of the year without a plan isn't just inefficient — it's downright crazy. There are so many opportunities to score big: everything from wedding accessories to honeymoon outfits to home goods for your new nest. If you want to get the most out of your Black Friday experience (clothing, shoes, accessories, beauty products...you get the picture) you should start taking notes — like, right now. Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving (Turkey Day is Nov. 22 this year), but several shrewd brands have started offering discounts in the days leading up to the main event. Last year, many retailers rolled out discounts and promo codes at least two days early and several had reductions ready the week prior. That means you'll want to keep your eyes peeled for deals before Thanksgiving even arrives. Here's who served up serious discounts last year and who we're looking to score from again this time around. Don't forget to check back here for updates in the coming weeks.
Modern weddings can carry on for days and feature multiple events, including the post-wedding brunch. This delightful event is more than an occasion for drinking mimosas and eating eggs Benedict: It's a stress-free occasion that takes place the day after the wedding when the newlyweds have experienced some much-deserved rest. The post-wedding brunch allows for out-of-town guests to say a longer goodbye and it ensures that everyone can discuss what they loved about the wedding.
So, what's a bride to wear to wear to the post-wedding brunch? We love a post-wedding brunch dress that's casual, fresh and lovely. We prefer ivory or white, whether it is a solid white or a white backdrop that features a delicate floral print. White keeps the bridal theme going, but it can have many incarnations, from a breezy sundress to to an elegant lace dress to a lightweight dress featuring embroidery. Here, we've made a list of gorgeous brunch dresses from Anthropologie, ASOS and Nordstrom. They range from casual to sophisticated, and any one will keep you chic during your post-nuptial bliss.
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Jade Swim - Jade Swim's red Most Wanted bikini briefs have a contemporary low-rise cut for minimal coverage. They're crafted from ...a flexible stretch jersey that's both quick-drying and protective against UV rays. Wear them with the matching bandeau bikini top and gold jewellery for sipping iced drinks by the pool in style. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim has mastered the perfect cut for a skimming silhouette, showcased with these red Most Wanted bikini briefs. ...They're crafted for a snug fit with a low-rise waist that offers medium coverage, then finished with high-cut legs. Style it with the coordinating top and pearl-studded accessories. read more
Jade Swim - Look to Jade Swim for simple silhouettes enlivened with a pop of colour like these bright yellow Most Wanted bikini br...iefs. Made from flexible jersey, the close-fitting silhouette sits low on the waist offering medium coverage at the reverse and has a high-cut leg for a flattering finish. Style them with the corresponding bikini top and a basket bag for beachfront brunches. read more
Jade Swim - Lend your swimwear edit a dose of Jade Swim's minimalist style with these Most Wanted bikini briefs. Crafted from a re...d stretch fabric, they offer minimum coverage and are designed to sit low on the hips. Pair them with a matching top for effortless poolside style. read more
Jade Swim - The minimal shape of Jade Swim's beige Most Wanted bikini bottoms take inspiration from 1990s swimwear styles. They're... crafted from a mid-weight stretch fabric for a snug fit and feature a low-rise waist and a seamless, streamlined construction. Team them with the coordinating top and a snakeskin shirt for a day by the pool. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim's green Most Wanted bikini briefs are sculpted to a 1990's-inspired low-rise cut for minimal coverage. They'...re crafted from a flexible stretch jersey that's both quick-drying and protective against UV rays. Pair them with the matching bikini top for effortless poolside glamour. read more
Jade Swim - These black stretch-fabric Most Wanted bikini briefs encapsulate Jade Swim's minimalist approach to design. They have ...a 1990s-inspired Brazilian silhouette that's cut to sit low on the waist and reveal the highest point of your thigh. The minimum-coverage fit is ideal for ensuring an even sun-kissed glow. Style them with the label's one-shoulder bikini top for an understated beach look. read more
Jade Swim - Taking inspiration from swimwear of 1990s, Jade Swim's Most Wanted beige bikini briefs cut a form-fitting silhouette. ...They're crafted from luxury Italian fabric and are designed to sit low on the waist. Style it with the matching bikini top for sun-drenched climes. read more
Ideal for those who prefer minimal coverage, Jade Swim's 'Most Wanted' bikini briefs have a low-rise shape and high-cut legs. They...'re made from shiny Italian stretch fabric that's resistant to chlorine and lotions and offers UV protection. Wear yours with the matching 'All Round' top. Style them with: Illesteva Sunglasses, Sophie Buhai Earrings. - Charcoal stretch-nylon - Fully lined - 78% nylon, 22% spandex - Hand wash - Designer color: Atlantic read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim's Most Wanted bikini bottoms come in barely-there nude for the new season. Meticulously crafted in the USA f...rom a stretch swim fabric they are constructed to sit on the hip and offer minimal coverage. Pair with the coordinating top and add a billowing beach dress for sundowners. read more
Jade Swim - A mocha-brown hue and smooth construction ensure Jade Swim's Most Wanted bikini briefs are a reliable choice for sun-s...oaked days at the beach. They're crafted in the USA from a sculpting stretch fabric to a low-rise shape with a seamless front, and self-lined for a smooth finish. Continue the pared-back feel with one of the label's matching tops. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim's terracotta-brown Most Wanted bikini briefs draw inspiration from 1990s swimwear. They're crafted in the US...A to a low rise with minimal coverage and have a seamless front. Pair it with the label's top for a sports-inflected look at the poolside. read more
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Jade Swim - This pair of Bare Minimum bikini briefs from Jade Swim are the perfect choice for languid days spent in by the pool. T...his Brazilian-cut pair features skinny side straps - perfect for soaking up the sun. Continue the pared-back feel with a matching top from the label. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim combines sultry red with a simple silhouette to create these red Bare Minimum string bikini briefs. They're ...crafted from stretchy jersey to a low-rise waist with slim side straps accenting the hips and medium coverage across the back. Style them with the coordinating bikini top and minimal accessories for understated poolside glamour. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim is known for its simple design DNA and these red Bound bikini briefs reflect the aesthetic. They're made fro...m stretch jersey to a figure-hugging silhouette and shaped with a high waist and flattering high-cut legs offering medium coverage. Style them with the matching top and golden accessories when basking in the sun poolside. read more
Jade Swim - In a rich brick-red hue, Jade Swim's bikini briefs exude the label's pared-back aesthetic. The shimmering stretch jers...ey ensures they will make a glamorous addition to your pool-side edit, while the side ties offer a personalised fit. For a coordinated beach look, wear them with the label's matching bikini top. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim channels its minimal aesthetic into these rust-red Bare bikini briefs. They're crafted from a lightweight st...retch blend - note the shimmer-like sheen for a lustrous finish - and cut to a low-rise style with elasticated side straps. Wear them with the matching bikini top for a coordinated edit. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim's penchant for minimalist swimwear styles is elevated with these brick-red Aria briefs from the SS19 collect...ion. They're crafted from stretch-jersey with chlorine, oil and cream-resistant technology, and are shaped to a low-rise silhouette with slim side straps anchored by gold-tone metal eyelets. Team them with the label's matching top for an effortless poolside edit. read more
Jade Swim - Part of Jade Swim's Ring collection, these olive-green Aria bikini briefs are imbued with the label's minimalist silho...uettes and ornate design motifs. Crafted from UV-protected stretch jersey to a low-rise waist with high cut legs, they feature skinny elasticated straps across the hips and gold-tone metal loops. Style them with the coordinating bikini top and a straw basket bag when relaxing by the pool. read more
Jade Swim - Jade Swim's channels a minimalist aesthetic with these black Lure bikini briefs. They're shaped for a snug fit with a ...mid-rise waist - note the streamlined waistband - and offers medium coverage across the back. Pair them with one of the label's coordinating bikini top and delicate gold jewellery for a elegant poolside edit. read more
Jade Swim - Look to Jade Swim's for clean and considered swimwear pieces with a modern slant, such as these beige Aria swim briefs.... They're crafted from a technical chlorine-resistant Italian fabric with a low-rise waist that features elasticated waistbands, then finished with gold-tone metal eyelets. Coordinate it with the matching bikini top and artisanal accessories for a day on the beach. read more