WILL YOU MARRY ME? | the great cake lollie proposal…

WILL YOU MARRY ME? | the great cake lollie proposal…

Bakerella does some amazing things with a little bit of flour, sugar and some lollie sticks.  But this project takes the cake. It goes on, as you can imagine… But, here’s the beauty part: And, stop right there. That’s it – that’s where I start to tear up. *** Find out what prompted all of [...]

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FASHION for your HEALTH | your happiness and your look | Not Enough Sun in Your Life? Try Wearing it.

FASHION for your HEALTH | your happiness and your look | Not Enough Sun in Your Life?  Try Wearing it.

In her “Notes on Nursing: What It Is and What It Is Not,” English nurse Florence Nightingale wrote that light – preferably sunlight – plays an essential role in the process of getting well.  She also said that those of us who are ailing “should be able to see … sky and sunlight,” as she [...]

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SELF LOVE | No Not That Kind… “A Letter”

SELF LOVE | No Not That Kind… “A Letter”

Gala, of Gala Darling, has become one of those people I love without ever having met her.  She did something quite simple, but still quite remarkable on December 15, and with it she touched so many hearts, including mine.  What was it?  A letter, written to herself.  Stop doing the Hokey Pokey, because this is [...]

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BRIDE STYLE | Stylish Shades of White – Not Just For Your Wedding Day

BRIDE STYLE | Stylish Shades of White – Not Just For Your Wedding Day

Float like a cloud in these dreamy little numbers, marked by their cream and ivory hues… . kstew by ruchita_blair featuring Dorothy Perkins Items in this set: Vila crochet Insert dress, 45 GBP Alaïa Metallic python pumps, $588 Starin Embellished Clutch By Malene Birger, 200 GBP Vivian Alexander Bridal Bouquet Wedding Clutch Purse: classic bridal… [...]

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BY THE WAY | I Need This…

BY THE WAY | I Need This…

Found this over at SeeSaw Designs.  Please, someone in my life buy this for me. . Oh, and I want this chair, too.  Sometimes, my back hurts.  Thaaaaanks. Get this stuff at Bluelounge

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Holy Westchester Wedding, Batman! This One Took Place Right Near Where I Grew Up!!!

Holy Westchester Wedding, Batman!  This One Took Place Right Near Where I Grew Up!!!

Somehow, this is really, really exciting to me.  The weddings featured on Style Me Pretty almost always make me swoon, but I think it’s the fact that I’ve totally been to the Larchmont Yacht Club (I say with an upturned nose and jutting chin), and the place looks quite unbelievably exquisite in these photographs.  I [...]

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The Dream Proposal: Engaged Yet? You Might Want to Leave This Page on Your Screen When Your Man Comes Around…

The Dream Proposal: Engaged Yet?  You Might Want to Leave This Page on Your Screen When Your Man Comes Around…

You know, up until now, I thought my fiance’s proposal was pretty freaking spectacular.  I still do, of course, but, you know, there was never anything that made me wonder about the validity of that belief.  You’re probably thinking the same of yours, no?  Here’s a quick recap of mine: it was on a romantic [...]

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The Wedding of Lily Fink & John Harrington IV ♥ Santa Barbara, CA ♥ Featured in Martha Stewart Weddings

The Wedding of Lily Fink & John Harrington IV ♥ Santa Barbara, CA ♥ Featured in Martha Stewart Weddings

There are a few weddings that truly have my heart.  These weddings accomplish what I personally consider to be among the most important details in planning one’s perfect wedding.  Here’s the short list, in no particular order: 1. They are brilliantly colored… 2. They reflect the personalities and interests of the bride and her groom… [...]

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The Wedding of Stationer Cheree Berry! Colors: Red, Orange, Pink, Robin’s Egg Blue Courtesy: Martha Stewart Weddings

The Wedding of Stationer Cheree Berry!       Colors: Red, Orange, Pink, Robin’s Egg Blue         Courtesy: Martha Stewart Weddings

Cheree Berry’s my hero (of weddings).  Here’s why. As you know, I’m a big fan of the wedding wow factor – whether it be an inspirational color scheme as unique as it is stunning, details that inspire the crafty creative inside me, or invitation suites that seamlessly tie into the wedding they are so dutifully [...]

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The JK Wedding Dance: We’ve All Seen It, But Look What They’ve Done With It Since…

Remember this YouTube sensation?  28-year-olds Kevin Heinz and Jill Peterson had their entire bridal party — seven bridesmaids, five groomsmen and four ushers — dance down the aisle to the tune of Chris Brown’s “Forever” in this amazing video.  Simple but strong choreography coupled with sincere dedication resulted in an experience that will live on [...]

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Design Your Engagement Ring Before He Proposes… The Norm?

Design Your Engagement Ring Before He Proposes… The Norm?

So, apparently I am a dying breed.  Am I alone in this?  I had not an inkling that my sweetheart was about to do what he went ahead and did that wonderful evening in Mexico.  And, to me, that’s what made it so special.  My thoughts and feelings the moment he began to kneel were [...]

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In Real Life: Bridal Bloggers in Brooklyn!

Brides and wedding enthusiasts, boogy on down to Brooklyn on Wednesday, October 28 for the second Brooklyn Bridal Blogger Evening (7 to 9 pm) at Lion in the Sun of Park Slope! Leading names in the world of weddings will be there to fill you in on their favorite weddings, and to offer their advice! [...]

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Picture It: Your Wedding in a Magazine!

Think your wedding’s the bee’s knees? Have you painstakingly styled every detail, and you’re confident it’s got it goin’ on?  Well then get that fabulous fête in a magazine! Submit your wedding to Wedding Style Guide From Wedding Style Guide: Each issue, we choose a select number of weddings to feature in the pages of [...]

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