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.
Luggage is a purchase you only make once every few years (hopefully), so it's important to shop wisely. While you're of course looking for quality travel gear that's durable and roomy, you don't want to go broke before you've even gotten to the airport. Wedding and honeymoon planning is expensive enough — so avoid spending a small fortune by shopping luggage from stores like Kohl's and Walmart. The luggage sets ahead are functional, fashionable and, best of all, affordable — they're all under $150.
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.
The big day is around the corner and a bride's wedding planning work is never done. But one item you can tick-off your to-do list and feel great about is purchasing gifts of appreciation for all your best gals. A bridesmaid gift is a genuine way to show your love — and apologize for any bridezilla-esque moments! These on-trend, stylish and elegant robes and kimonos are a pretty perfect "thank you" for the whole bridal party. Plus, a silk or satin robe is Instagram-worthy, frequently customizable and fully wearable beyond just the bachelorette party pics or wedding day festivities. Some are even cute outside the bedroom when paired with denim jeans, shorts or even a little black dress! Here are a bunch of our favorite, affordable and fashionable bridesmaids robes you can buy at Macy's, Nordstrom, David's Bridal, Etsy, Amazon and more right now.
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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The crochet trim makes this textured gauze top a special find. With bateau neck, 3/4-sleeves and pointed hem in front and back. Mi...sses 29" long. read more
A v neck teases to a ruched knot-front design on a flowy drape front, for a sleeveless knit top that gently skims your curves. It'...s a soft, lightweight tunic for everyday wear. 95% rayon/5% spandex Made in USA of imported materials Machine wash read more
CLOSURE TYPE: Pullover Head NECKLINE: V Neck SLEEVE LENGTH: Short Sleeve SLEEVE STYLE: Fitted Sleeve APPAREL LENGTH: 26 Inches FAB...RIC CONTENT: 97% Polyester|3% Spandex FABRIC DESCRIPTION: Knit COLLAR: No Collar CARE: Machine Wash|Tumble Dry COUNTRY OF... read more
Detailed With A Striped Leopard Motif This Georgette Top Features Ruffled Trim And An Attached Tank Lining. Team It With The Match...ing Skirt For An Ultra-Femme Statement Or Break Up The Print With A Pair Of Jeans. read more
100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Hidden side zip closure.
100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Tie front closures. Shirred fabric detail.
Founded by sister duo Ai Ly and Wayne Lee, LES REVERIES is a New York-based womenswear label that represents individuality, timele...ssness and imagination. Representing all three of these elements, the label's Spring/Summer'19 collection introduces this purple one-shouldered knitted mock neck T-shirt. Featuring an asymmetric neckline with a mock neck and a single short sleeve, a ribbed knit and a ribbed hem with decorative crochet detailing. read more
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Partially lined. Cut out detail on back with tie closure. Hidden side zip c...losure. Ruched fabric detail on sleeves. read more
Founded by sister duo Ai Ly and Wayne Lee, LES REVERIES is a New York-based womenswear label that represents individuality, timele...ssness and imagination. This white one-shouldered pouf sleeve cotton blouse from LES REVERIES features an asymmetric neckline and a one-shouldered long length pouf sleeve. read more
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Partially lined. Hidden side zip closure. Back slit detail with button clos...ure. Front slit detail. read more
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Cut out detail on back with button and tie closures. Ruffled trim.
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Partially lined. Hidden side zip closure. Cut out detail on back with tie c...losure. Front slit detail. read more
Multicolour silk long floral dress from LES REVERIES featuring a deep V neck, half sleeves, a fitted waist and a side slit.
Les Rêveries Long Floral Dress - Multicolour silk long floral dress from LES REVERIES featuring a round neck, short wide sleeves, ...pleated details, a fitted waist and a side slit. Material:Silk. read more
Multicolour silk long floral dress from LES REVERIES featuring a round neck, short wide sleeves, pleated details, a fitted waist a...nd a side slit. read more
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Partially lined. Back slit detail with tie closure. Hidden side zip closure.... Ruched fabric detail on sleeves. read more
Les Rêveries designers Ai Ly and Wayne Lee are inspired by museums, flower gardens and music festivals - all perfect places to wea...r this versatile open-back top. It's cut from fluid silk-charmeuse and printed with tonal-pink blooms. The ruffled sleeves are balanced by a peplum hem. read more
Pink silk floral dress from LES REVERIES featuring a ruffled design, a fitted silhouette, long sleeves, a round neck, a floral pri...nt and a back button fastening. read more
Self & Lining: 100% silk. Made in USA. Dry clean only. Unlined. Hidden side zip closure. Cut out detail on back with tie closure. ...Side slit at hem. read more
Although Les Rêveries is best-loved for its romantic floral pieces, this stretchy turtleneck top proves that it designs minimal st...yles just as well. It's knitted for a figure-skimming silhouette and can be styled so many different ways - try it under one of the label's dresses. read more
Purple silk magenta slip dress from LES REVERIES featuring adjustable thin straps, an open back and a fitted silhouette.
Les Rêveries Floral-print Silk-satin Maxi Dress - Les Rêveries' maxi dress is covered in little bouquets of pink blooms that look ...so lovely against the white background. This fluid silk-satin piece has subtle gathering under the bust and elegant fluted... read more
Les Rêveries Floral-print Silk-charmeuse Maxi Dress - Since being selected to take part in the inaugural class of our mentorship p...rogram, The Vanguard, Les Rêveries' floral-print dresses have been spotted on the likes of Pandora Sykes and Brittany... read more
Les Rêveries' co-designers Ai Ly and Wayne Lee never leave the house without a sketchbook in hand, so they can jot down inspiratio...n whenever and wherever it strikes - we think it may have been a garden or the countryside that influenced this top. Cut from soft cotton-jersey, it's printed with colorful flowers and has a skin-baring open back. The ruffled shoulders beautifully balance the slim shape. Outfit 1: Paco Rabanne Dress, BY FAR Shoulder bag, Prada Sandals, Sophie Buhai Earrings, Jennifer Fisher Ring. Outfit 2: Helmut Lang Jeans, Little Liffner Shoulder bag, BY FAR Sandals. - Multicolored cotton-jersey - Slips on - 100% cotton - Dry clean read more
Black silk ruffled floral dress from LES REVERIES featuring a round neck, a floral pattern, a ruffle trimming and a back button fa...stening. read more
Founded by sister duo Ai Ly and Wayne Lee, LES REVERIES is a New York-based womenswear label that represents individuality, timele...ssness and imagination. Translating to 'The Musings', it captures the designers' love of art, music and poetry through romantic prints and ruffle trims. This pearl white frill sleeve floral print silk blouse from LES REVERIES features a round neck, ruffled sleeves, an open back, a peplum hem, a back button fastening and a rear lace-up detail. read more