Monthly Archives: January 2011

Always a Bridesmaid, Never a…Cocktail Dress?

It used to be a joke that bridesmaids dresses had to be unattractive in order to help downplay the bride’s friends in favor of the bride’s beauty. But nowadays, most brides want their besties to feel great, stylish, and beautiful, … Continue reading

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Selecting a Stylish Prom Dress: Golden Globe Inspiration

As you were watching the Hollywood Foreign Press Association awarding Golden Globes in Los Angeles on January 16, 2011, it may have crossed your mind that “those are some great dresses the actresses are wearing!” We think so, too. Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Something Borrowed…

We all know the bridal verse about what a bride should carry to her wedding: “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue.” It’s easy for your mom or another relative to offer you something old for your wedding day. … Continue reading

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Something Blue

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue…” Something blue is one of the most famous lines of the well-known saying. And while modern brides may equate “blue” with feeling down as in “single girls’ blues,” historically blue is a … Continue reading

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Wedding Color Schemes: How to Pick the Right Color Combination for Your Big Day

One of the biggest wedding planning decisions you face may be choosing the color scheme. It’s a decision that has to be made before a lot of the others like bridesmaids dresses, flowers and other selections can be made. At … Continue reading

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Something Old…

Every girl has heard the poem since childhood and wondered about her own wedding day; a day when she would need… “something old, something new; something borrowed, something blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe.” This little saying has … Continue reading

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