Are you a bride on a budget? Have a look at these gorgeous gowns all under $1,000 here
These ladies have taken the “elevator pic” to the next level. [Read more…]
These gowns are the perfect fit for these brown bridesmaids. [Read more…]
In Part I of this post, I began my wedding gown search with the help of my mom, aunt, daughter and two of my best high school girlfriends. After trying on several dresses at the urging of my crew, I finally found a dress that I absolutely loved. The dress was exactly what I thought I wanted. [Read more…]
If you’re searching for a sexy beach coverup to rock on your honeymoon, bachelorette trip or baecation, look no further than this breathtaking mesh halter dress from Onion by Whitney Mero! It retails for $150 and available for purchase in sizes 2-24. How fab would this piece be to rock over a bathing suit on the beach or by the pool or even solo for a steamy bridal boudoir photo shoot? Consider it for an unexpected bridal shower gift, too.
Wedding dress shopping. Oh. My.
I was certain I was adequately prepared for wedding dress shopping. I mean all of those Friday nights I spent binge watching TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress – how could I not know what dress I wanted? I may have mentioned before that I was serial bridesmaid. 27 Dresses anyone? [Read more…]
From the time I first learned about the rich history of jumping the broom, I knew I wanted to incorporate the beloved tradition into my own wedding. However while planning my 2013 nuptials, I found that the options are quite limited for brooms created with this purpose in mind. (The company that provided my wedding day broom has since gone out of business.)
Enter…Mahogany Essence! [Read more…]
Let me start by saying that I have never been a fan of lace, but this bride and her girls have changed my perspective. I love the variety of styles and what looks like a jumpsuit and overcoat on the bride. You ladies better slay! [Read more…]
This bridal party is keeping it cute and comfortable in their monogrammed onesies. This look definitely calls for a bachelorette sleepover. OH and before I forget, shout out to the ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated! [Read more…]
Mars thinks – I definitely don’t dislike this outfit, but I know I’d forget about it the moment my head turned. [Read more…]
This bridal party is making a statement in their mismatched dresses with fists raised. I love the muted pastel colors! These ladies made a bold statement without saying a word. [Read more…]
What woman doesn’t want to look like the best version of herself on her wedding day? Exactly. Thus, we thought it was time to have celebrity make-up artist Andrea Fairweather of Fairweather Faces return to share with us her expert advice on how to do just that. Keep reading for Andrea’s pro tips and be sure to forward this link to your bridal party, too!
Black Bridal Bliss: Name three things brides should begin doing at least six months before their wedding?
Andrea Fairweather: *Increase daily water intake to hydrate skin and flush system. Ideally, try to drink half of your body weight in fluid ounces to see and feel the difference.
Mars thinks – Hmmmm. It actually took me a moment or two to determine whether or not this look would get my thumbs up. Well, [Read more…]