Newly engaged? Don’t know where to start? Start here — all
of our tips and ideas will provide inspiration as you begin planning your wedding…
Beautiful bridal accessories to complement your gown, It’s easy to look gorgeous from head to toe. Bridal accessories include everything that a potential bride could possibly want. With
no detail spared in the process, wedding bridal accessories easily enhance the entire wedding experience with added elegance and glamour.
As your special day approaches, use our wedding bridal accessories to give yourself the attention you deserve.
“What are your predictions for 2014 weddings?” After reading this list of predictions, I’m sure that you’ll agree that 2014 will bring forth elegant, meaningful moments that we will remember forever!
Hand painted Wedding Cakes.
Detailed Backs. “Backs are going to be the main feature in 2014. Thanks to vintage influences in 2013, 2014 is going to be packed with this subtle yet sexy feature. We are talking keyholes, jeweled
embellishments, architectural pleating and lace fill-ins.”
Rustic is out. Elegant is in.
“Brides are looking for contemporary design with traditional touches. Budgets will still be tight but there will be increased spending on uniqueness and interactive activities for guests.”
“…have been reappearing throughout 2013 and in 2014, we are expecting to see a tea-length boom. These short designs are super cute and are a bit different than the traditional wedding
Large Ruffled Skirts
Printed/Patterned Bridesmaid Dresses
Tutus for Flower Girls
What are your predictions for 2014 weddings?
Vintage fashion never goes out of style. It is reworked and reinvented by today’s top fashion designers, and worn down the red carpet by today’s top celebrities. The looks are timeless . Show off an antique diamond wedding ring, a strand of Victorian beads, a carved ivory hair comb or a vintage inspired wedding dress. One little piece can create a look that’s fashion forward, exquisitely beautiful and uniquely you!
Hammered Silk “Noelle” Dress, Victorian and 1930s Coral Necklaces, Embroidered Silk Piano Shawl, White Silk Fan
“Tango Sophie” Dress, 1930s Bakelite and Jet Necklaces, White Ivory Hair Comb, Platinum and Diamond Ring
With the return of Mad Men to prime time, the hottest show on TV has inspired a 50′s revolution in fashion and decor which will show up in weddings this year. Whether it is a bridal gown with a tightly cinched waist and full skirt, a full-blown martini bar, or hints of 1950′s style sprinkled throughout the entire wedding, the ’Nifty Fifties’ are upon us. If you have any doubts, pick up the latest issue of Florida Bride for the latest trends and vintage styles.
How can you get the look?
Makeup in the 1950′s was sophisticated and glamorous, simple and elegant. Strong eyebrows, neutral lids, and dark liner. As far as lipstick is concerned, you only have one choice: red. However, select a shade that compliments your skin tone so that you don’t wind up looking washed out. As always, if you use a makeup professional you have a much better chance of achieving the Audrey/Marilyn/Grace Kelly style.
Gowns were magnificent creations of lace and tulle. Full skirts with tiny waists, big veils, loads of detail and tea length gowns were the style. Choose a gown that accentuates the best of both you and the style of the decade. If you opt for a strapless gown, consider a bolero
jacket or a shrug, each one were equally popular in the 1950′s. Tuxedos have not changed drastically since the 1950′s but the difference is in the details. The ties were narrower, the
shirts always pleated, the cummerbund was white or black and the lapels were slimmer. Straight leg pants, patent leather shoes and a spring in your step with complete the look. White dinner jackets were also very popular but, for the most formal occasion – tails were the norm.