The Best Eyeshadow Shades for your Eye Color

The easiest way to enhance your natural beauty? Being sure your makeup properly matches your coloring! Read on for the shades that most complement brown, blue, green, and hazel eyes. Brown Eyes Brown eyes look best with rich shades of violet—the cool blue undertones enhance their natural warmth. For violet eyeliner, we like NARS Larger Than […]

10 Wedding Traditions You Can Do Without

As you prepare for one of the most beautiful days of your life, you will probably want to honor some very important wedding traditions. Most couples look forward to the vows, the first dance and other exciting traditions. However, many people believe that some wedding traditions are completely outdated and restricting. Check out these 10 […]

Healthy Meal Ideas for the Bride

As the bride-to-be, you will be testing, checking, calling, confirming and trying on things until you feel like you’re going to explode – but it’s all for a wonderful cause!  Wedding planning is very hectic and doesn’t always leave time for healthy meal ideas for the bride. Most of the time you will probably grab a […]

Color Palettes: Romantic Red

Romantic red! This is another timeless color that we see at all times of the year. More popular in the fall and winter, we’ve pulled together ideas that would be perfect for an autumn wedding. Add a bit of rustic with classic details to create this theme: Bridesmaid Dresses: Photo by Caroline Tran Ceremony Program: Photo […]

8 Ways to Incorporate Your Parents’ Wedding Into Your Own

While it is technically your day, your wedding is also an important moment for your and your future spouse’s families. If you’re so inclined, it’s often a nice idea to remember the other important weddings in your family’s history on your own special day. While you don’t have to make any grand statements at the […]

Choosing Your Ceremony Music

Photo by Julie Saad Photography The music you choose for your wedding ceremony should be very special. Many couples choose songs that have a special meaning to them or music which sets the mood for the beautiful ceremony that is about to take place. Although there is no set rule when it comes to the music, […]

8 Wedding Hairstyles For the Rustic Bride

When it comes to choosing your bridal hairstyle, it’s important to remember your wedding style. We’ve rounded up 8 options for those rustic brides out there. 1. Intricate Lo-Do Photo by W & E Photographie If there’s ever a time to go all out, it’s your wedding day. Take after this bride and ask your hairstylist […]

6 Alternatives to Tossing the Bouquet

Photo by Jessica Lorren Organic Photography Tossing the bouquet is a tradition that has been around for decades. Usually, all the single ladies gather around, the bride tosses her bouquet, and whoever catches it will be the next to wed. While it’s certainly a fun tradition, some feel that it’s a little outdated. If you’re looking […]

Get the Look: Gatsby Glam Wedding Makeup

Photos by William Innes Photography Deep red hair, dramatic winged eyes, plum lips…we just love this bride’s dramatic vintage look! Want to wear something similar for your wedding day? Makeup artist Courtney James shares her step-by-step process for creating it (plus all the products used) below! Often times brides want a more subtle and natural look. Bride Sarah, […]

Tips for Choosing a Wedding Caterer

Choosing a caterer for your reception is a big deal. The food (as well as the service) plays an important role in your guests’ overall satisfaction. Some brides stress out about finding a good caterer, but it doesn’t have to be complicated if you do a little research and know what to ask. 1. First […]