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The Wedding Garter: Tradition and Tips

Wedding Garter Tradition

My customers often ask me – “why does a bride wear a wedding garter?” Many brides choose to wear one, as wearing a wedding garter is simply part of wedding tradition, but often they’re not really sure what the point is! So I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to unearth the mystery of the wedding garter. […]

Incredibly Chic French Wedding Dresses by Laure de Sagazan

chic french wedding dresses

You know how the French just somehow seem to be born with style? The women there just ooze chic-ness. I’ve tried reading Paris Street Style, Lessons From Madame Chic and, more recently, French Children Don’t Throw Food (don’t worry, I have no commission links to Amazon!). While you can read an instruction and copy it, there is […]

10 Best Festival Bride Wedding Dresses

10 best festival bride wedding dresses

Did you see my post last week on choosing the perfect Boho wedding dress? For a fresh, new take on the Boho bride look, have you considered any Festival Bride Wedding Dresses? With lots of sexy lace, sheer backs, and long flowing skirts, these dresses are gorgeous for outdoor weddings but still bring a modern touch to […]

The Perfect Boho Wedding Dress And How to Accessorise It

boho wedding dress

The perfect Boho wedding dress can be hard to define. By its very nature, it needs to be free-spirited, fun, adventure craving. In fact, “perfect” is probably a word shunned by the Boho bride. However when I came across the incredible Boho wedding dress collection from Free People, it did seem to encapsulate the Boho spirit perfectly. […]

Birdcage Veil: How to Wear With Style

Blusher Birdcage Veil

A birdcage veil can be a gorgeous alternative to a traditional veil. Particularly suited to 1950s and 1960s style wedding dresses, as well as the more slinky 1940s fishtail style dresses, these veil alternatives have a beautiful bridal look without being over the top.   What is a Birdcage Veil? Typically a small veil covering only the face, […]