Wedding WOW Factor: Be Gaudy And Just Gold Leaf It All

Wedding WOW Factor: Be Gaudy And Just Gold Leaf It All

Gold can do so much for decor, bringing excitement and shimmer to what’s otherwise a bore.  (Hehe.)  Here, we’ve compiled a whole bunch of photos with a single common theme: gold leaf.  Some are barely touched by the mesmerizing foil, others engulfed by its rich, delicate shimmer.  I think it looks SPECTACULAR on EVERYTHING! What [...]

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Inspiration Board: ‘My Sunset Colors,’ Featuring Stationer-Extraordinaire, Cheree Berry

Inspiration Board: ‘My Sunset Colors,’ Featuring Stationer-Extraordinaire, Cheree Berry

Ok, LOVING this board from the Style Circle over at Style Me Pretty.  If you’re unfamiliar with the name Cheree Berry, I suggest you click on her name and take a look at what I think are some of the most beautiful, colorful and exquisite wedding invitations I’ve had the pleasure of beholding.  Wow, that [...]

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Inspiration Board: ‘Something Green Or Something Blue’

Inspiration Board: ‘Something Green Or Something Blue’

Designed by the brilliant Brancoprata of the Style Circle world over at Style Me Pretty.  Need I say more?  No, but I’m gonna. Those CUPCAKES, they make me happy, just looking at them.  They actually bring me joy, without taking a bite.  That’s a photo, kids.  And look at those hydrangeas!  I don’t typically love [...]

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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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Inspiration Board: ‘Automne’ But Really Christmas Light Musings

Inspiration Board: ‘Automne’ But Really Christmas Light Musings

If you’re having yourself a fall wedding, take a gawk at this board, chock full of autumnal hues, pies (pies! how delicious for a casual, down-home wedding!), cakes, crab apples, candles and dim lights.  This one was recently featured over at, you guessed it, Style Me Pretty!  I love the glow off the candlelight and [...]

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Inspiration Board: Cherry Blossom Bride by Brancoprata

Inspiration Board: Cherry Blossom Bride by Brancoprata

Found this on a visit to Style Me Pretty, today.  I have to tell you, board guru Brancoprata is a producer when it comes to quality inspiration boards that actually inspire.  This one makes me want to pop on a rose-colored lens and just walk around all day snapping the resulting beauty. See the rest [...]

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Proof That Love Conquers A N Y T H I N G

Proof That Love Conquers  A N Y T H I N G

Been looking for a reason to [maybe, sort of] believe in all of those melodramatic televised romance novels… that we all secretly love to watch? I’ve got good news for you… which I can guarantee is TRUE, if you consider People Mag a truth-telling source, and if you’ll accept that that guarantee holds only for [...]

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Wedding Cake Fabulosity, Just Across the Pond

Wedding Cake Fabulosity, Just Across the Pond

We came across these wedding cake wonders and immediately had to bring the visual ecstasy back here to you. Behold: We’re going to take liberties here and assume you are a fan of a good cake.  That said, how much do you love these?!?  We think they are top-notch prize winners.  If there was a [...]

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Be A Vision – From Your Head to Your Toes!

Be A Vision – From Your Head to Your Toes!

Shoe-lovers, we hope you’re sitting down.  Sherri Caudell Brennan, Shopping and Fashion Market Expert for The Bride’s Guide, a blog by the Editors of Martha Stewart Weddings, posted this delectable assortment of bridal shoes for your viewing pleasure.  The original post was back in May of this year, so we can’t be certain that all [...]

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Invitations That Go Beyond

Invitations That Go Beyond

Today, we’ve got some brilliant little DIY projects from the great Martha Stewart that’ll really show your creative side to each and every single one of your wedding guests.  If you’re crafty, and you’re looking for a few inspiring ways to make your invitations uniquely yours, get ready for some inspiration! Perfect for a winter [...]

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Warriors in Pink: Your Bridal Party!

Warriors in Pink: Your Bridal Party!

On Friday, October 16, The Martha Stewart Show was devoted to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This episode gave us a couple of great ideas (if we do say so ourselves) that you may want to employ for your wedding! As you may already know, we here at The Knotty Bride are always looking for ways [...]

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Support Breast Cancer & Look Glamorous With This Bracelet By Jennifer Miller

Support Breast Cancer & Look Glamorous With This Bracelet By Jennifer Miller

You may have seen this golden beauty on The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda: it’s the Limited Edition COUSIN CLAUDINE EXCLUSIVE FOR JENNIFER MILLER, and I highly recommend it! And why not on your wedding day, as your ‘something pink?’  :) In my opinion, it would look stunning on a bride’s wrist as [...]

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ETSY | My favorite Picks from Martha Stewart’s List

We adore the world of Etsy here at The Knotty Bride.  It’s practically the greatest thing going if you want something that screams creative and unique.  It’s like marketplace version of the The Freelancers Union.  Things you’ve never even dreamed of come to life over at Etsy; and, for a bride who wants customization, she [...]

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Keepsakes: A Bouquet That Beats the Real Thing

Keepsakes: A Bouquet That Beats the Real Thing

When I saw these beautiful brooch bouquets, I stared at them with the curiosity and excitement of a newborn baby discovering its mommy’s face.  You, too, will know a new level of joy when you see these exquisite creations, courtesy of Fantasy Floral Designs.  They are the absolute most sophisticated, most dazzling, and most enviable [...]

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The Hostess With the Postage

The Hostess With the Postage

If you’re anything like me, you’re constantly looking for perfect ways to embed your personalities and the special little details of your relationship (that “stuff” that adds up to make the two of you so freakin’ adorable and/or awesome!)  into the important moments and design points of your wedding.  Well, if you consider yourself the [...]

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Inspiration Board: Strawberry Heaven on Earth!

Inspiration Board: Strawberry Heaven on Earth!

Chiara over at Style Me Pretty calls this “For the Love of Strawberries.” Couldn’t think of a better way to describe this board of radiant reds! Credits: Michael and Judy Stouffer, J. Crew

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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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DIY Delight: Ring Pillows Aplenty!

DIY Delight: Ring Pillows Aplenty!

I have to share with you these pillowy little pleasures I’ve always admired from our friends over at Martha Stewart Weddings. I bet you could pump one of these stinkers out while sipping your latte or even commuting to work! I’m totally coveting the top three, but I can’t stop staring at each and every [...]

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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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Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

Inspiration Board: Pink, Green & White Delight

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Inspiration Board: A Great Day for A Blue Wedding

Inspiration Board: A Great Day for A Blue Wedding

My inspiration for this board came from the striking blue sky that glows behind party-goers while they admire a newly married couple in their first dance together as husband and wife. Credits: Suthi Picotte, Suthi Picotte If you wanted to employ a color scheme like this one for your wedding, I would suggest detailing the [...]

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Cake Toppers: Tacky or Tasteful?

Cake Toppers: Tacky or Tasteful?

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