W EDx is a brand new seminar for wedding professionals. I am honoured to have been asked to speak at their inaugural event taking place on Monday 8th May at Wyboston Lakes Executive Centre, near Cambridge. Fair warning: I'm not a professional speaker. I prefer to chat from the heart rather than spiel off an over-rehearsed speech.
Ohh Kelly Faetanini you did it again! I must admit, I'm having a full-on I-wish-I-was-still-a-bride moment right now because of her amazing new collection, where classic elegance is oozing out of every single wedding dress. The runways of New York Bridal Fashion Week, witness hints of black balanced by touches of barely-there blush blend together to create this season's Spring 2018 collection of "dark romance".
Photography by Q Weddings. This playful summer wedding is guaranteed to perk up your Monday! The couple's smiles are totally infectious, the details are simple and beautiful (incredible historic location, natural green and white florals, gorgeous tent) and they have the sassiest little flower girl and best getaway ride in all of Texas!
Nick proposed to Kaylee on a clifftop in Ireland while they were visiting on vacation. "The Emerald Isle is Nick's favourite country and we planned a 10-day trip there to explore. We were visiting the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher when Nick asked a stranger to take our photo and then popped the question mid-photo op on the edge of the cliffs!"
Happy Friday folks, we hope you've had a great week! Kicking off the weekend we have for you a wanderlust inspired Chateau de Challain wedding. FWS vendor Chateau de Challain, situated in Challain la Potherie, a village in the commune of Cande in the Maine et Loire department in western France is where we'll be heading today.
The inspiration for Laura and Martyn's wedding came from their mutual love of tattoos, skulls, Halloween, metal and rock music, and Tim Burton. They wanted their wedding to be modern, but also gothic and romantic with creepy aspects! "We have always liked creepy things so for our wedding we wanted to take something creepy and turn it into something beautiful," explained Laura.
For the Morilee by Madeline Gardner spring 2018 collection, the concept behind the gowns is reflections of all kinds. "It's the spark of radiance that shines off the crystal beading, the glisten in the eyes of the bride, it is the beauty of life's images that touch us and that we see in those around us," says Gardner.
How does whisking off for a wedding in the Catskills sound? Like the perfect way to kick off your Friday? PERFECT because that's exactly where Robyn + Slim are taking us today! The pair had spent many weekends escaping to the magical mountains, so when it came to scouting location for their October nuptials, they...
Happy Arbor day everyone! This whimsy, chic and sustainable vow renewal is a celebration of the holiday which, on a spiritual level, is about holding tight to your roots. Set at the Anew Rooftop, the look is fresh with a downtown-cool vibe and infused with pastel colors of shale blue, blush and green.
For many GWS couples, the dream wedding venue includes beautiful views, an inspiring color palette, interesting architecture, or unique details. For Peggy + Miles, it all started with a blank space. Montreal's visual arts center, The Darling Foundry, offered the perfect urban setting and abounding white space to create something that truly matched the couple's vision.
Love is in full bloom for Mary Costa and Mike Marsoupian. On March 11, the Los Angeles couple headed to Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore, California for an engagement photo shoot among the now-Insta famous "super bloom" ― an explosion of wildflowers thanks to an especially rainy winter in Southern California.
There's something all together extra lovely about the simple, love-filled weddings... The ones without lots of extra details like centrepieces, cakes and fancy receptions... The ones where the couple just really want to get married and so do it on their own terms. So when I saw Jon and Jess' intimate wedding, which was held at their friend's house with minimal money spent, I couldn't wait to share it with you.
Rustic wedding theme is very popular for any season, it's sweet, cute, cozy and most of décor and other touches are very affordable, and can even DIY them. Rustic touches can be added to woodland, backyard, boho, modern and other styles for a more relaxing ambience, and if you are among the couples that really want to try it, I have a whole bunch of ideas for you!
Hola from Barcelona! We're here, enjoying the creative buzz of this beautiful city and covering all things Bridal Fashion just for our fashion-forward GWS brides. If you've been keeping up on Instagram, you know that this year's runway looks are absolutely *stunning* and we can hardly keep in the excitement-we just have to show you!
Designer Carolina Herrera is known for her timeless, elegant style and she approached her spring 2018 collection with the same aesthetic. According to Vogue, this season the iconic designer was inspired by the thought of a fresh country wedding and presented the collection amongst a setting of white hydrangeas and quaint garden benches.
Israeli design house Berta is known for its bold aesthetic and the brand's wedding dresses are perfect for any bride who wants to shine in the spotlight. The designer behind the label, Berta Baliti knows how to create gowns that will flatter women of all shapes while providing a romantic feel with a vintage spin.
Christina and Steve's playful, laid-back and elegant wedding day took place on the grounds of the historic French Legation Museum. The outdoor ceremony and reception, designed and planned by Eclipse Event Co., included stationed catering by Contigo to encourage guests to mingle and graze, cafe lighting and colorful florals by Disch Events, Northeastern Brazilian dance music by Seu Jacinto and a super-cute dessert table by Green Lily Bakery filled with macaroons, cannolis, and donuts.
Gabrielle Savoie, an editor at MyDomaine, is an authority on the home space. From under-the-radar trends to decorating hacks, she's the person to turn to for tips on crafting a beautifully curated home. Hailing from New York City, she understands the importance of decorative accessories that also serve a purpose.