20 Breathtaking and Budget Friendly Wedding Dresses (ALL Under $1000!)

Recently I’ve been starting the week with an oggle at some of the stunning new collections for 2016, sharing the latest lovelies from top bridal designers such as Claire Pettibone, Jenny Packham and Ersa Atelier. Whilst these names and their dresses may have us all swooning, I’m all too aware that for many brides (and I […]

Money-Conserving Ideas For A Bride’s Dream Wedding Ceremony


After the D-day of your daily life is over, you have been by means of ceremonies, exchanged your vows, the time is now to spend consideration to the most expensive item of your clothes – your dream wedding ceremony dress. Your wedding gown gets to be a keepsake which you will cherish all over your […]

Lavish Gatsby Wedding Inspiration from Ally Kristensen and Sue Gallo Designs

Today’s wedding inspiration shoot is a 1920s vision, in fact it could have come directly from the pages of an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, it is so opulent and dripping in Art Deco details. From the imagination of Sue Gallo, whose work you may remember from this romantic wedding inspiration shoot, and beautifully captured by Ally Kristensen, […]

Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons – 5 Stylish & Cool Summer Grooms Looks

Before I leave you for the weekend, there’s just time for one more thing. Continuing our Summer stroll, after looking at 5 of the most perfect palettes last Friday, for this week’s Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons we’re turning our attention to our dappergrooms with 5 of the most stylish looks for a Summer groom….. (   Don’t get me wrong, […]

Top of the World: Hotels With Amazing Views

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( Photo courtesy of Oberoi Hotels & Resorts Oberoi Armavilas Whether it’s the jet lag or the promise of an early morning tour of the Taj Mahal that wakes you before dawn, you’ll be delighted you did. Pre-order room service coffee, open the French doors to your private terrace and take in the mystical magic […]

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Bride’s hair: One hour. “This gives enough time to get it right and make any tweaks or changes from the trial run,” said hair stylist Kacee Geoffroy. Bride’s makeup: 45 to 60 minutes, depending on the makeup style the bride selects, according to makeup artist Erica of10.11 Makeup. Bridesmaids’ hair: 30 minutes per person. Bridesmaids’ makeup: 45 […]

The Biggest Wedding Music Trends


Choosing your wedding music is no longer as simple as just deciding between a band or a DJ. From specialty performances to unique collaborations, Jim Eppolito of West Coast Music shares the biggest trends he’s seeing right now: 1. DJ and Bands Collaborate The connection between dance bands and DJs has never been stronger in […]

20 Sexy Wedding-Night Secrets


Photo Credit: David Schwartz Photography The best part of your wedding just may happen after the guests go home and you slip out of your fancy clothes. After all, it’s your wedding night and the two of you want to be alone together. You want to make it special, but you don’t want to burden […]

You Heart It! Have A Lovely Wedding Ceremony With These Tips

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Love can be felt in the air and weddings tend to bring out the good qualities in people. Make sure that you carefully organize your wedding in order to ensure there are no nasty surprises on the big day. Apply some insights here to assist you. When planning speakers for your wedding, they need to […]

‘Into The Sunset’ Claire Pettibone’s 2016 Romantique Collection

If you have visited Chic Vintage Brides before, then you will have almost certainly stumbled across the gorgeous gowns of Claire Pettibone and know that I am a huge admirer of her inimitable design style (you can see her past collections here). There is no doubt that Claire is a designer whose creations once seen are […]