How did he propose? - Contest Finalists!

Nathaniel planned a trip for us to hike to a stunning mountain mineral lake in Colorado. We left early in the morning, drove 3 hours, hiked uphill through snow, ice and steep trails for an hour before we reached the lake. I turned the corner, the lake was all sorts of colors - green, turquoise, and bright blue. Half of it was... Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Friday, December 30, 2011 | 81 comments
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So you're a bridesmaid... now what?

When someone asks you to be a part of their wedding, it is obviously a great honor but it is also a large responsibility. Being a bridesmaid is very exciting, rewarding and sometimes really, really stressful. Regardless of how many or how few weddings you have been a part of, it is still important to know what your responsibilities entail as a bridesmaid. Each... Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Thursday, December 29, 2011 | 1 comments
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Counterfeit Crisis! Bargain Buyers Beware

USE CAUTION IF BUYING YOUR WEDDING DRESS ONLINE More and more brides are buying two dresses for their wedding, but unfortunately some of these brides aren't buying a second dress for the reception. They're buying an emergency replacement gown for the designer knock-offs they purchased online from unauthorized Chinese manufacturers.  While... Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Wednesday, December 21, 2011 | 3 comments
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Shelby + Daniel's Charming Illinois Wedding

Shelby and Daniel's gorgeous Illinois wedding is the epitome of charm! With each detail carefully hand-crafted by the bride, this wedding has a very personal feel that fits the style of the bride and groom.  Adding a soft golden-yellow sweater to our all over lace Allure Style 8800 , the bride infuses the color palette of her flowers and decor into her dress for the reception. Photography: Katherine Elizabeth Photography // Venue: old bank owned by... Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Tuesday, December 20, 2011 | 0 comments
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Style of the Week: Allure Bridals Style 8764

  COLLECTION: Allure Bridals STYLE: 8764 COLORS: White, Ivory DESCRIPTION: A sophisticated design with beautiful details. This slim line gown features two separate layers. The first layer is created from a sexy charmeuse satin, while the lace overlay creates an elegant look. The sculpted neckline is accented with Swarovski crystals while the keyhole back makes this gown stunning. Click on images to view style details: Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Monday, December 19, 2011 | 8 comments
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Rustic, Romantic Wedding - Stonington, CT

For their Connecticut wedding,  Sarah and John created rustic charm with their beautiful centerpieces made of galvanized flower buckets, mason jar vases, and fresh daisies. The tables also featured postcards and wine corks from around the world to add a personal touch in honor of the couple's mutual love for travel. The bride chose Exclusive Bridals by Allure Style 2307 - a gorgeous dress with soft lace accents and a satin sash at the empire waist.  The bride also... Read More
Posted by Brittany Schaffer at Tuesday, December 13, 2011 | 2 comments
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