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How to Press your own Wedding Dress →  December 8, 2010 0

Regardless of whether you have had your dress hanging in your closet for 1 month or 1 year, your dress will have wrinkles and crinkles that will need to be ironed out.  A lot of brides these days don’t trust themselves with an iron and will have this professional done, but if you are looking [...]

The Perfect Wedding Dress: How to find it →  December 7, 2010 0

If you are like most brides, you have been dressing up your little dollies in wedding dresses since, well, for as long as you can remember!  But what we think looks good on them may not look very good on us.  Don’t go shopping around for dresses thinking of yourself as a life-sized Barbie; it’s [...]

The Then and Now: A Look at how Wedding Dresses have Evolved →  December 6, 2010 0

If you have paged through your mom and dad’s old wedding album, you have undoubtedly noticed a change in current wedding attire.  Even watching a joke video show on the television will reveal the brides of the 1980s wearing the big poofy sleeved dresses that are merely a relic 20 or some odd years later.  [...]

Eco-Friendly Wedding Dress and Accessory Ideas →  December 6, 2010 1

So you want to leave less of a carbon footprint upon the face of this Earth.  That’s great and all, but how can you go about doing it?  If you are looking for ways to have an eco-friendly and “green” wedding, you have come to the right place.  Here are some ideas on how to [...]

What Should the Alternative Bride Wear? →  December 5, 2010 0

So you’re not a big fan of the wedding gown, no matter how slim and trim or big and billowy it may be.  It doesn’t matter if it’s white, ivory or red – it’s never been your “thing”, and it never will be.  That’s fine and all, but if you’re a bride who is seeking [...]

The Modern Wedding Dress: A Change from the Old and Traditional →  December 5, 2010 0

You’re so over the white, lacy dresses with the incredibly long train.  You aren’t feeling the long veils, especially the types that are draped over your face during the wedding ceremony.  You want something different, you want something new, but you’re not sure where to start.  Here are some things you can be on the [...]

How to “Size Up” to your Wedding Dress →  December 3, 2010 0

So you think you know what size you are.  Surprisingly enough, most women actually have no idea just what size they are!  We often wear the wrong jean size, the wrong bra size, and some of us even wear the wrong sock size without realizing it.  Though we may be able to pull off wearing [...]

How to “Measure Up” for your Wedding Dress →  December 3, 2010 0

All brides want that perfect dress for their perfect day, but that also means taking accurate measurements of your body, especially if you are having your dress custom made!  Custom made dresses are becoming all the rage these days, particularly as companies overseas can reproduce a $3000 dress and have it only cost you $300.  [...]

Dressing for an Autumn Wedding →  December 1, 2010 0

Most guests are used to attending a wedding during the balmy days of spring or the hot days of summer.  When it comes to attending a fall wedding, you may have to be a bit more prepared dress-wise than if you were to attend a beautiful summer wedding where the sun is almost always guaranteed [...]

Choosing Bridesmaid Dresses and Accessories for a Fall Wedding →  December 1, 2010 0

Fall is an exciting time of year when the colors of the world begin to change from fresh, lively greens to vibrant earth tones.  It’s a great time to be dressing in deep, rich tones that will give your wedding that “fall” feel.  There are some other considerations that should be made, however, when dressing [...]

How to Prepare your Wedding Dress for Storage →  November 29, 2010 0

You’ve chosen the dress, you’ve walked down the aisle, and you’ve partied the night away.  So now what are you supposed to do with this beautiful white dress of yours? As much as you may want to frame it, that’s usually something that most brides just have to pass up on!  You have to be [...]

How to Dress the Mother of the Bride →  November 29, 2010 0

After having suffered several headaches trying to pick out your own bridal gown, and then the dresses of your bridesmaids and maid of honor, now comes the task of dressing the mother of the bride.  Though this isn’t a choice that is traditionally as much a choice of the bride as it is her mother, [...]

Choosing your Bridesmaids’ Dresses →  November 28, 2010 0

You just went through the process of choosing your own wedding dress.  Now you have to choose the bridesmaids dresses for your friends and family!  Though this tends to be an easier choice for the bride, it can be particularly difficult if you have some opinionated bridesmaids, and bridesmaids of all different shapes and sizes.  [...]

Choosing the Color for your Bridesmaids Dresses →  November 28, 2010 0

So you have your dress picked out, your groom says he has his tuxedo rental all sorted out and you have your wedding date all set.  One thing you will now have to start thinking about is what color you would like your bridesmaids to wear.  Some bride-to-be’s have this color picked out from the [...]

Where to Buy your Wedding Dress →  November 28, 2010 0

If you are currently going through the steps of planning your marriage, you have undoubtedly begun brainstorming about just what kind of dress you would like to be wearing.  You have bought a bridal magazine (or ten) and have checked out the many different styles that are out there.  You love them all, but you [...]

The Best Bridal Dress Shape for your Body →  November 27, 2010 0

There are several options out there when it comes to bridal gowns.  Girls from their earliest days have had a vision of themselves in that perfect, beautiful gown – but what if that perfect gown you have always dreamed of does you no favors when it comes to your body? When you are looking to [...]

How to Make your own Wedding Veil →  November 27, 2010 0

Most brides are absolutely astounded by the price tag that they will find on any wedding veil in the stores.  $150 for a swatch of cloth?  $300 for a swatch of cloth with some gems or glitter?  Get out of here!  If this sounds like you, and if you have a bit of an artistic [...]

How to Get your Wedding Dress from Point A to Point B →  November 26, 2010 0

If you are planning on having a destination wedding, there’s a pretty good chance that you won’t be wearing your wedding gown as you board the plane with your potential groom.  One of the most prominent problems and stresses that a bride who has planned a destination wedding has is, “How is my wedding dress [...]