Category: Wedding Party

Tips For A Fabulous Wedding Party

Unlike the days when puffy sleeves and pastels were all the rage, it is totally fashionable to have a fabulous wedding party! I first posted these tips in December 2009 and in my opinion they still hold true in 2012.  Here are Six Tips for a happy and beautiful wedding party: 1.  Consider having your girls wear different colors or styles of

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Bewitched, Bothered and Beholden

If you ask me Ella Fitzgerald is the bees knees.  She sings about being Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered by love so today I thought I ‘d throw out a few B-word definitions for brides in honor of Lady Ella and the fabulous new wedding line by Anthropologie that was unveiled on Valentine’s Day!  If you haven’t seen the bhldn site {pronounced beholden}

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Selecting Bridesmaids’ Dresses

I have talked with several brides who are still deciding what color their bridesmaids should wear for their weddings.  J. Crew has earned a reputation for having colorful & classy bridesmaids dresses and they also make some beautiful dresses for brides, but I think Ann Taylor has a wonderful selection of wedding attire for bridesmaids that deserve a closer look.  Check

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Tips for the Mother of the Bride

Mothers of the bride (or MOB’s as we wedding folks say) are an important part of the wedding day.  Whether you are a close mother-daughter team or tend to have, let’s say, a failure to communicate, it’s important to know your place.  Typically, MOB’s get a reputation for being too involved, too opinionated or too

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6 Tips For A Happy Wedding Party

Unlike the days when puffy sleeves and pastels were all the rage, it is totally fashionable to have a fabulous wedding party! Six Tips for a Happy Wedding Party Consider having your bridemaids wear different colors or styles of dresses (just in case everyone doesn’t feel she can pull off the color and strapless cut you may have in mind).  Mismatching

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Pleasing Color Palettes For Your Wedding

Selecting your color palette is a personal decision and clearly sets the tone of the entire wedding day. Whether you like a classic look or consider your style preppy or offbeat or seasonal there is a color combo that will reflect the feel of your day. Here are 5 color combos to consider: White/Ivory & Greens–A classic palette

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vermont wedding flowers at Edson Hill Manor

5 Bouquet Tips

Here are 5 quick day-of tips for fresh bouquets: Leave bouquets in water (in the florist’s box) when you are not using them for photographs prior to the ceremony.  Most flowers will last reliably for about 2 hours out of water. An attendant should blot the stems with a towel before handing bouquet to the bride to avoid

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