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Styles of Wedding Dresses for Your Body Type

  There are four basic styles of silhouettes. The mermaid, modified A-line, ballgown and sheath. Most body types can wear any silhouette with the proper alterations, but certain styles are going to flatter you better. Here are  the best styles to begin trying on. Fitted on the body from the chest to the knee, then flares […]

Red Carpet Sets Bridal Fashion Trends

I love to watch the Oscar awards to see what’s coming in the bridal fashion industry. Celebrities have a huge influence on what brides choose to wear. Strapless has been around for fifteen years. It has been hard to find a gown with a sleeve. But see how the stars are now wearing sleeves and […]

Trending Wedding Colors 2014

Purple is finally OUT!  This isn’t your sisters wedding, folks. Even though purple is regal and a great neutral when paired with another color, it is so overdone. How many purple weddings have you attended? Get my point? We are now seeing many beautiful color combinations and a great variation in how they are combined. […]

My Grand Adventure at Bridal Market

I arrived at the market on Sunday afternoon. The Merchandise Mart building is a full city square block. HUGE!!                 This is the back side, and back entrance to the Market. I took a wrong turn when I left my hotel and am lucky I am not still […]

Rustic Wedding Theme

Whether your country rustic wedding is being held in a barn, in the woods, or in your backyard, with details like branch centerpieces, hay bale seating, and cowgirl boot bridesmaids, you can create the country rustic theme of your dreams where ever you live. We hope these ideas inspire your country rustic wedding theme VENUE: […]

Great Gatsby Theme Wedding

The Great Gatsby video was released this week. I expect to see a lot of influence in the wedding industry. The glamor, glitz, and opulence is just a natural for brides. This really encompasses  the roaring 20′, vintage, art deco, and Bo-Ho styles. There are many elements to incorporate to pull off a Gatsby themed […]

Top Wedding Gown Trends for 2014

I will be going to the Spring Bridal Market in Chicago this season which is September 28-October 1. Each season has small changes is styling. Early reports have been released and these are some of the trends we can expect to see. Wedding Dress Trend: Old-Hollywood Glamour The glam style of the 1920s looks classic […]