The Wedding Day

The Wedding Day: Go Vintage with Ideas from the Roaring Twenties

What was once old is now new again. There is always an insurgence of something vintage in the fashion world. Many styles from the past are time tested and have no expiration date. Every so often we will see a reemergence of the 1920’s flapper style. As for many things in fashion, what becomes vogue
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The Wedding Day: Convey Your Love of Sparkle with Sequins

Since last year the short sequin dress has become the what to wear dress for festive cocktail parties. Particularly the super chic mid-thigh and long sleeved dress. As it sometimes happens what is hot in the fashion world has seeped into the wedding world. If you love this glitzy trend why not consider asking your
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The Wedding Day: Gold – No Longer an Accent Color

It seems like since forever, brides have used gold and silver for small accents at their weddings. Many weddings feature two colors with small splashes of gold or silver somewhere in the color palette.  In the stemware, in the non-floral bouquet, as a jewelry selection. However, this year aside from the ever popular mint, gold
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Etiquette: Wedding Gift Etiquette

As with most aspects of a wedding there is “etiquette” for receiving gifts, and these rules are as basic as the manners we all learn as small children. It is not polite to ask for a gift and when you do receive a gift, be sure to say “thank you”. Unfortunately, it seems that these
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The Wedding Day: Fall Wedding – What to Wear

Most nuptials take place during the warmer months, though more and more are extending into fall and winter. In most cases, weddings are huge events shared by couples and their families and friends. Attending such a big part of a couple’s life calls for special attire. Planning what to wear to celebrate a friend or
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Inspiration: Anchor’s Away!

One of the latest wedding trends is the nautical theme wedding. Even the landlocked couple can take this theme and make it all their own. From making the right color selection and beyond, this wedding trend is making a splash. Below we have compiled a list of many different ways that help you tie in
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The Wedding Day: A Tuxedo or Not

In 1866, Griswold Lorillard, a wealthy tobacco heir, shocked the guests gathered for the annual Autumn Ball of the Tuxedo Park Country Club in Tuxedo, New York, when he arrived to the ball wearing a tail-less black dinner jacket.  Mr. Lorillard explained that he had the coat tailor made after a close friend had given
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The Wedding Day: Kinds of Gifts for the Bridal Party

It is customary for the bride and groom to get the bridal party some sort of bridal party gift to thank them for being a part of the ceremony and helping celebrate the big day.  The gifts do not have to be outrageous or expensive; something simple and heartfelt will suffice. For the bridesmaids, you can
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Wedding Styles: Formal or Informal

Very Formal Wedding Attire: This style of wedding adheres to strict wedding etiquette.  The wedding gown should be elegant and traditional, with a long train and veil in a complementary length for the bride.  6-12 bridesmaids wearing floor-length dresses.  Mothers of the bridge and groom also wear floor-length dresses.  The groom and all the men
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