Every love story is unique: For the bride, an alternative engagement ring becomes her outward symbol of a one-of-a-kind love. Unusual rings are embraced by the bride who requires statement-making jewelry, and her choice of style runs the gamut from quietly minimalistic to exuberantly ornate.
Sure, the white round diamond has long been the classic engagement ring, but many gorgeous options exist beyond that typical style. Some are rendered unique due their setting design, be it modern or vintage-inspired. Others stand out due to their metal, ranging from rose gold to a highly-polished platinum band. A constellation of gemstones is there for one's choosing, including deeply red rubies, ink-toned sapphires, blushing morganites and opalescent pearls. Here, we've selected the most stunning alternative engagement rings from Nordstrom, Macy's, Neiman Marcus and more.
Everyone loves a traditional wedding registry that includes every essential accoutrement for feathering a newlywed nest. That said, some wedding guests choose to take some creative leeway by gifting the newlyweds with uber-special personalized gifts. We have curated such gifts in our fantastic list by including personalized gifts for couples that further style or functionality — or both. So commemorate the couple's big day with these one-of-a-kind items from Neiman Marcus, Uncommon Goods, Shutterfly and more.
To guarantee that there are no cold feet at a wedding, buy some stylish socks for the groomsmen. Fun prints abound in men's sockwear, from those featuring vintage Mickey Mouse illustrations to adorable dogs to the Rolling Stones' iconic tongue-and-lips logo. Because stylish men's socks offer guys the primo opportunity to energize their ensembles, look for funky, colorful sock sets that will bring chic to their feet.
The dual traits of fun and quality are a rarity in men's socks, but we've curated a list of socks that accomplish both. Groomsmen socks make awesome wedding party presents, so seek out yours among the favorites that we found at ASOS, Saks Fifth Avenue and Neiman Marcus.
The wedding table runner has traditionally been a must-have décor item for dressing up a table, whether it's used to cover the midsection of a bare table or added atop a tablecloth to create a rich tableau. In earlier centuries, layering such items was reserved for the wealthy as a sumptuous way to display one's taste. (Downton Abbey, anyone?) As a new bride, you'll enjoy using runners to decorate your table, along with your new serveware, china and glassware. For a wedding, they give an additional pop to the overall wedding design. Table runners may reflect the bride's color scheme to create a coordinated color palette, or in a neutral color, wedding table runners can provide the perfect backdrop for flowers and table settings.
Table runners can help lend a summery vibe to a wedding, as well. A burlap runner is perfect for a rustic wedding, while a floral print runner is divine for a garden wedding, and a shiny table runner ups the ante for a black-tie affair. Whatever your style, we've collected the best table runners from stores such as Etsy, Nordstrom, Macy's and more.
Your wedding day is the perfect opportunity to reveal your beautiful best all the way to your fingertips. That's why we've curated the prettiest nail polish colors for summer brides, all available now at Walmart. From sweet pink to sensual gray to seaworthy blue, here are a handful of our favorites tones that will work with wedding gowns and bridal party dresses of any color, along with suntanned skin of course!
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A large-scale, golden pineapple design details our 4-piece set of lovely porcelain salad plates.
Gilded pineapple trim the edges of our 4-piece set of lovely porcelain dinner plates, perfect for elegant entertaining.
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Inspired by the trim on an elegant couture gown, this graceful dinnerware and dishes collection from Lenox features an intricate p...latinum border that combines harmoniously with white bone china for unparalleled style. read more
A sweet lace pattern combines with platinum borders to add graceful elegance to your tabletop. The classic shape and pristine whit...e shade make these dinner plates a timeless addition to any meal. From Lenox's dinnerware and dishes collection. read more
A sweet lace pattern combines with platinum borders to add graceful elegance to your tabletop. The classic shape and pristine whit...e shade make this salad plate a timeless addition to any meal. From Lenox's dinnerware and dishes collection. read more
A sweet lace pattern with Gold trim makes the Lenox Venetian Lace dinnerware collection a classic beauty. Dinner Plate
A sweet lace pattern with Gold trim makes the Lenox Venetian Lace dinnerware collection a classic beauty. Salad plate
A sweet lace pattern with Gold trim makes the Lenox Venetian Lace dinnerware collection a classic beauty. Bread & Butter Plate
Lenox Venetian Lace 10.75" Dinner Plate 762015 Lenox A latticework motif resembling the intricacies of fine lace, graces the borde...r of this white-bodied plate. Bands of precious platinum complete the elegant look. read more
Ideal for enjoying a delicious main course, the Venetian lace gold dinner plate features a lattice motif in 24-karat gold. Crafted... of durable and pristine white bone china, This item is dishwasher-safe for added convenience. read more
Dishwasher Safe, Made In USA 10 3/4 Inch Dinner Plate, Set of 4 Originally, Venetian lace decorated household linen. In Venice, la...ce first was used in clerical vestments and later on fans, sheets, curtains, garments and even shoes. The Lenox Venetian Lace Pattern bears a latticework motif that reflects the fine netting associated with this Italian lace. Accented with precious platinum. read more
Forever elegant, the Eternal appetizer plate from Lenox accents the table in timeless ivory china with sumptuous gold banding. Coo...rdinates with Eternal Gold stemware. read more
Host an affair worthy of the White House with Embassy dinnerware. Grand and traditional, this ivory bone china appetizer plate rec...alls patterns Lenox has created for five U.s. presidents. Opulent gold borders etched with a distinctive geometric motif contrast a band of deep red. (Clearance) read more
Handcrafted by Lenox since 1915, the Westchester appetizer plate reflects an era of opulent fine dining in elegant bone china. A l...ustrous ivory hue and bands of etched gold bring old-world grandeur to today's formal settings. read more
Lenox Venetian Lace Gold features a lattice and floral motif in 24-karat gold and is ideal place setting for formal and casual din...nerware. Crafted of durable china and is dishwasher-safe for added convenience and Made in USA.Brand New, First QualityDishwasher Safe10.8 Inch, Set of 4 read more
Serve proudly. Inspired by presidential china, the Lenox Independence appetizer plate reflects fine American craftsmanship and pat...riotic style. Gold bands etched with stars and stripes adorn traditional blue and ivory bone china. read more
These elegant bone china side plates showcase a delicate floral design with textured white beads and stunning platinum trim. Desig...ned for holding dinner rolls and breads and equally useful for cakes and cookies at tea time. From the Lenox dinnerware collection. read more
Bordered with delicate platinum flowers, the Lenox Bloomfield appetizer plate brings refreshing elegance to sure-to-be memorable o...ccasions. Timeless bone china in pure white complements just about any setting. read more
Put down roots. Lenox offers a timeless combination of polished platinum and intricate blooms in the Westmore appetizer plate. A s...erene palette of pure white and pale blue adds to its distinctive elegance. read more
The ombre effect on the border of Lenox's Willow appetizer plate gives all your favorite pre-dinner delicacies an elegant spotligh...t. read more
Fine dining will flourish with the Artemis appetizer plate from Lenox. A raised floral pattern and wide bands of sumptuous platinu...m in white bone china embody classic elegance. read more