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Domestic: Charleston, South Carolina

December 13, 2013 1:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Domestic: Charleston, South Carolina

Founded in 1670, Charleston, SC is one of the South’s most historic destinations. Charleston offers luxury, history, and an abundance of Southern hospitality. This city is a hotspot for history lovers, romantics, beach goers, and cruise goers alike. So not only can you wine and dine in one of the most romantic southern cities, you can walk the beach by...

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Shower Themes

December 13, 2013 11:35 am Published by Comments Off on Shower Themes

Looking for something different for your shower?  We’ve got a whole list of ideas that includes: Beauty and Pamper Shower Wine Sampling Shower Recipe/Kitchen Shower Christmas Ornament Shower Stock the Bar Shower Around the Clock Shower Patio/Deck Shower Entertainment Shower Travel Shower Scrapbook Shower “To-Do” Shower     [divider]Beauty & Pamper Shower[/divider] Ask Guests To: Come In their robes and...

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Travel Tips for a Heavenly Honeymoon

December 13, 2013 10:09 am Published by Comments Off on Travel Tips for a Heavenly Honeymoon

Honeymoon. Just mention the word and you conjure up images of champagne breakfasts for two, lazy afternoons in the sun, candlelit dinners and passionate nights. Beaches, sunsets and overall romance. Oh yes, definitely romance….

International: Chile

December 13, 2013 3:31 am Published by Comments Off on International: Chile

Legend has it that when the first explorers to Chile started to wind their way down the long, thin stretch of the country, they stopped before they even made it halfway down. According to their accounts, they had already seen more splendor and variety in the landscape than in all their years of traveling combined – and they hadn’t even...

Gatsby Revisited

December 13, 2013 2:56 am Published by Comments Off on Gatsby Revisited

With shows like “Downton Abbey” and “Mad Men”, we’ve begun to revisit the roaring 20’s and what that era had to offer in wedding fashion.  Take a step back and experience life when it was all fresh and new.

2014 Trends

December 13, 2013 2:40 am Published by Comments Off on 2014 Trends

Everything Old is New Again: Pop culture continues to re-visit the 1920’s. “Downton Abbey”…from the popular television series you see headpieces, high necklines, calla lilies for bouquets, soft colors and rich textures. Gatsby…Glitz and glam in everything from headpieces to décor.  Gowns feature beading and soft fabrics.  Men are clean cut and shaven.  It’s Art Deco with pearls and long...

Fitting Your Body Type

December 12, 2013 8:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Fitting Your Body Type

We’re all different (thank goodness!) and it’s important to find a dress style that flatters your body. Emphasize the positive aspects and minimize you less-than-ideal areas that we all have. Select the best description(s) for your body below, and we’ll point you in a suitable direction. These are suggestions, and are NOT set in stone. The bottom line: try on...

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Dress Designers

December 12, 2013 8:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Dress Designers

Looking for a specific dress designer? Look no further, here is a fairly complete list of available dresses. [column size=one_third position=first ] Adele Wechsler Aftersix Alfred Angelo Alfred Sung Allure Bridals Alvina Valenta Alyce Paris Alyne by Rita Vinieris Amalia Carrara Amsale Amy Kuschel Amy Michelson Anjolique Anne Barge Augusta Jones Badgley Mischka Bari Jay Bill Levkoff Birnbaum & Bullock...

Vintage Romance

December 12, 2013 8:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Vintage Romance

What’s old is new again!  Incorporating vintage items into your wedding day and wedding day fashion is a new trend that’s catching on.

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Preserve Your Day In Living, Moving Color

December 11, 2013 3:04 pm Published by Comments Off on Preserve Your Day In Living, Moving Color

What’s a common complaint of brides and grooms? “It all went so fast!” Investing in a high quality wedding video lets you revisit the sights and sounds of your special day for years to come. These memories in motion are priceless, so plan to spend the time and money necessary to do it right. In short: hire a professional. Professional...

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The Candies Table

December 10, 2013 4:12 pm Published by Comments Off on The Candies Table

Sure, the wedding cake is a tried and true part of weddings since before any of us can remember. But why give your guests one measly piece of cake when you could let them indulge in a buffet full of candy? A candy table is the latest trend in wedding desserts, and it’s not difficult to figure out why. It...

Wedding Accessories

Accessorizing with the Perfect Accents

December 10, 2013 4:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Accessorizing with the Perfect Accents

Bridal accessories are fun and easy items to shop for and they add a bit of personality to any wedding. From shoes and jewelry to toasting glasses and cake servers, accessories are important details on your wedding day.  As you begin planning the major aspects of your wedding, keep an eye out for special or unique items that will reflect...