GLITTERY + SUCCULENT STYLED ELOPEMENT | Rustic Plaid Wedding Inspiration by Studio 516 Photography… Plus: How I Feel About That “Vine” App.

GLITTERY + SUCCULENT STYLED ELOPEMENT | Rustic Plaid Wedding Inspiration by Studio 516 Photography… Plus: How I Feel About That “Vine” App.

^^ what in the F.  this is F-ing gorgeous.  i have ascended into heaven >>

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DEAR TKB: “I fell in love with a less than traditional gown…” PLUS: Would You Wear One of These Dresses On Your Wedding Day?

DEAR TKB: “I fell in love with a less than traditional gown…” PLUS: Would You Wear One of These Dresses On Your Wedding Day?

Happy Friday, hunnies! I have to be honest with you; I am at a complete loss for how to start off this post because I’m sitting here waiting to leave for his and hers dermatologist appointments and I’m very on edge.  We’re going together because I have this secret

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BRIDAL FASHION WEEK | Top Choice in: *Trends* | The One Trend I Wanted in Dresses, Happened!!! Plus Bambino.

BRIDAL FASHION WEEK | Top Choice in: *Trends* | The One Trend I Wanted in Dresses, Happened!!! Plus Bambino.

So friends… it came, and it went.  And it was spectacular.  Bridal designers converged on NYC earlier this month for Bridal Fashion Week, and on the whole they brought forth perhaps the most satisfying alternative ever, to the full pelvic lower back tattoo of a mason jar holding a lavender bouquet shaped like a giant [...]

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OF DRESSES AND FACIALS | Bridal Fashion Week: World’s Most Shocking Frock + Would You Wear a Mullet Dress?

OF DRESSES AND FACIALS | Bridal Fashion Week: World’s Most Shocking Frock + Would You Wear a Mullet Dress?

Happiest of evenings to you, peeps. Bambino pic right off the bat, because I listen to my readers.  And apparently most of you prefer my frenchie to me.  So, yay.  

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CLAIRE PETTIBONE + PERSONAL POST | “I was a grown woman when my mom shared the scandal that my grandpa was not grandma’s first love.”

CLAIRE PETTIBONE + PERSONAL POST | “I was a grown woman when my mom shared the scandal that my grandpa was not grandma’s first love.”

Gooo-deeevuhningah.  It’s totally nighttime right now, because these personal posts always take me forever.  Oh and we’re totally gonna get to these dresses in a second, promise.  (Maybe not a second.)  But first, this.     

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NEW BRIDAL COLLECTIONS | Spring 2013: Alison’s Favorite Frocks Thus Far…

NEW BRIDAL COLLECTIONS | Spring 2013: Alison’s Favorite Frocks Thus Far…

(Did you know that this is Bambino’s fate – http://i.imgur.com/A9pNe.gif - if I overfeed him?  Just an fyi.  I try to keep the image close just in case the urge hits to give him one too many treats.)

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GIVEAWAY | Brides Magazine Revamp + An Exclusive First Look Inside (Hint: It’s Full of Ruffles!)

GIVEAWAY | Brides Magazine Revamp + An Exclusive First Look Inside (Hint: It’s Full of Ruffles!)

Happy Tuesday afternoon, faces!  We’ve got some goodness today, and we’re starting it off with a wee little thing called a giveaway, courtesy of our friends over at Brides Magazine.  Not to mention, a first look at one of their styling features, which you can see as of TODAY, since it’s officially available for download [...]

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RUFFLES, TULLE, LACE, SATIN AND CHIFFON | PRETTIEST DRESSES IN THE LAND 2012 | No, seriously. These are the prettiest ones. [Bridal Market Coverage]

RUFFLES, TULLE, LACE, SATIN AND CHIFFON | PRETTIEST DRESSES IN THE LAND 2012 | No, seriously. These are the prettiest ones. [Bridal Market Coverage]

Happy Friday afterno-errr evening, ladies and gentles!  HOLY MOTHER OF HOLYNESS I FINALLY FINISHED THIS POST.  Hey Alison, why don’t you go on a date with photoshop (that’s fancy speak for ‘sit at your desk all day’) and break a hand-holding record with it, without pee breaks or water or other sustenance all in an [...]

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THE HOT DRESS LIST | Bridal Market, The Short & Long of It. | ONLY My Favorite Wedding Dresses. Plus, my Annoying Things List (it’s short but potent) and Bambino.

THE HOT DRESS LIST | Bridal Market, The Short & Long of It. | ONLY My Favorite Wedding Dresses. Plus, my Annoying Things List (it’s short but potent) and Bambino.

Happy Wednesday evening, friendsicles! So, you may have heard, but Bridal Market has been happening and I am COMPLETELY OVERWHELMED AND NOT EVEN DONE EXPERIENCING IT…

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THE HOT DRESS LIST, SPRING 2012 | Bridal Week Picks | The wedding dresses I would personally consider wearing.

THE HOT DRESS LIST, SPRING 2012 | Bridal Week Picks | The wedding dresses I would personally consider wearing.

So, it’s shedding season.  No one warned me about shedding season.  You guys have all of these wonderful tips and tricks about raising a Frenchie, but nobody thought to warn me

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PRETTY PRETTY DRESSES | They just keep getting better, people. Also, my new favorite song/hilarious dance sequence.

PRETTY PRETTY DRESSES | They just keep getting better, people. Also, my new favorite song/hilarious dance sequence.

Happy Tuesday, loves!  How’s it going today? Enough about you… You know what I think I might love more than most things I love? 

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THE BEST SHORT DRESSES | A faves round-up from Bridal Market, plus a slightly embarrassing Randy Fenoli encounter…

THE BEST SHORT DRESSES | A faves round-up from Bridal Market, plus a slightly embarrassing Randy Fenoli encounter…

Oscar de la Renta As promised, I give you the story of the infamous, if short-lived, encounter between my fiancé and one Randy Fenoli of Say Yes to the Dress.  And, since this has everything to do with Bridal Market, I’m assigning this post double duty by peppering in my short wedding dress round-up throughout [...]

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RUFFLED DRESS LOVE | My favorite ruffled wonders from Bridal Market… {THIS IS A HUGE POST!}

RUFFLED DRESS LOVE | My favorite ruffled wonders from Bridal Market… {THIS IS A HUGE POST!}

SHUT UP, PRONOVIAS.

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CONVERTIBLE DRESS LOVE | The most stylish picks, fresh from Bridal Market!

CONVERTIBLE DRESS LOVE | The most stylish picks, fresh from Bridal Market!

You guys know how much I love me a convertible dress, right?  Well, Priscilla of Boston has unleashed not one, but two – TWO – double duty masterpieces.  And one is for you hot pant lovin’ romper wearin’ little ladies out there!  It’s a little extremely scandalous… but that only means I love it a [...]

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WEDDING DRESS OBSESSIONS | Watters and Watters | My dress dreams, come to life…

WEDDING DRESS OBSESSIONS | Watters and Watters | My dress dreams, come to life…

This morning I’m bringing Watters and Watters’ latest collection for 2011 to your faces.  And I know you’re already in love after seeing those two, above.  Eh?  Eh?  Am I right?  I’m right.  But just wait… there are approximately a lot more dresses in this post for you to ogle, and when you’re done sifting [...]

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SILK ORGANZA VOULANT RUFFLES, ANYONE? | Romona Keveza Bridal Collections | Fall 2011 Runway, Legends + Couture

SILK ORGANZA VOULANT RUFFLES, ANYONE? | Romona Keveza Bridal Collections | Fall 2011 Runway, Legends + Couture

A post professing my love for Romona Keveza‘s latest bridal lines should not surprise you.  I’ve featured her gorgeous creations enough times in the past to make my affection and adulation for this powerhouse designer quite obvious.  And – shocker! – she blew me away yet again, this past weekend.

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PARTY SHOES | Martha Stewart Weddings Party and Bridal Market Shoe Spotlight!

PARTY SHOES | Martha Stewart Weddings Party and Bridal Market Shoe Spotlight!

Ok, so Martha’s Bridal Market Celebration last night was off the chain.  And, first and foremost, I’d like to personally thank Martha and the gorgeous ladies of Martha Stewart Weddings for scheduling last night’s shindig between the hours of 6 and 10pm.  You know the way to a girl’s heart on a Monday night.  

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BRIDAL MARKET UPDATE | [Spectacular] Dresses, dresses and more dresses… oh, and one excellent pair of Tevas given to me by Romona Keveza.

BRIDAL MARKET UPDATE | [Spectacular] Dresses, dresses and more dresses… oh, and one excellent pair of Tevas given to me by Romona Keveza.

Afternoon post of wedding dress teaser goodness!  All up in your face. … A taste of Priscilla of Boston… … I just emerged from Bridal Market land (well, not really; I’m still there, I’ve simply escaped for a hot second to blog today, as it wouldn’t be fair to keep all of this under wraps!)… [...]

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