Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – Bachelorette Ready Spirits

Are you planning a bachelorette shindig and looking for fun and flirty cocktails to add to the festivities? Then this post is for you. Alcohol is not a prerequisite for a night out with the girls (and possibly the guys too) but for those who do drink, consider these three new spirits on the Triple […]

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(Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday – Chela & Will

What is it about those New Orleans engagement sessions? I guess a couple has no choice but to look fab in a city oozing with rich culture, gorgeous backdrops and warm (okay often hot) temps! Enter Chela and William: Couple: Chela & William Wedding Date: March 22, 2014 Wedding Location: White Oak Plantation in Baton […]

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Wedding Invitation To-Do List

A significant portion of my life for the last few weeks has been dedicated to wedding invitations. My Save the Date was a hit so the pressure is now on for the invite(s). It can be overwhelming for even the biggest stationery fan. Below are a few tips and tricks that are helping me sort […]

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Celeb Bridal Bliss: Tina Turner Prepares to Tie the Knot

 And another one! Triple B learned via Ebony.com that the legendary Tina Turner is preparing to be a Mrs. again.

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Fashion Friday: Eye Candy Shoe of the Week

Mint green is everywhere this season and brides are increasingly incorporating the fresh hue into the wedding palettes. This shade of mint feels lighter than it’s emerald cousin but looks just as great when paired with metallics and even pinks and corals. Triple B is currently swooning over this peep-toe pump in mint from Nina.

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WNBA Star Monica Wright & NBA Star Kevin Durant Are Getting Married!

Congratulations are in order for the soon-to-be Mr. & Mrs. Kevin Durant! This must be the summer of love. With LeBron and Savannah preparing for a lavish wedding weekend this September, Amar’e Stoudemire tying the knot to the mother of his children Alexis and Dwayne Wade acknowledging his beautiful Black queen Gabrielle Union on national […]

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A Case of Rude Brides: Mind Your Manners!

Triple B was recently made aware of the Huffington Post excerpt below via our pals at Lash to Lens. It has sent social media ablaze! In short, a newly married bride sent a message to a guest of her wedding complaining about the amount of her cash gift and actually requesting an explanation for said […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: What Will Guests Remember About Your Wedding Day?

Wedding planning involves loads of researching, sending emails, making calls, following-up on those emails and calls, adhering to a set budget — whether that budget is $2,000 or $200,000, compromising, adhering to deadlines and timelines and…Okay I’ll stop. Like any other job (because let’s remember wedding planning is how many people pay their mortgage), there […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Celeb Edition

Remember those highly anticipated weddings of summer 2013 I mentioned were quickly approaching back in the spring? Well, a couple of those notables have already tied the knot! Triple B has the scoop:

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Feast Your Eyes on This GIVEAWAY Winner Revealed!

The winner of Triple B’s Feast Your Eyes on This GIVEAWAY is Junou Bernadin of Florida! Bernadin was happy to receive an autographed copy of the cookbook penned by chef and bride-to-be, Tianna Feaster and says she plans to use it right away. In fact, Bernadin is an aspiring chef herself. Check out the delicious […]

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Final Friday with Cousin Mars: The Bachelor Party

Do you really want to know? Honestly, there are only three likely categories of a bachelor party. 1st. – A boring to mild night/weekend with several of his friends and possibly co-workers. This night may or may not include female entertainment. If it does include female entertainment, don’t worry — chances are that your set […]

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What to Wear to Any Summer Wedding

Summer has officially begun and by now no doubt your mailboxes are over flowing with invitations to nuptials, engagement parties, bridal showers, and wedding farewell brunches; but have no fear Janee is here. These summer looks will work for almost any wedding-related occasion and are all less than $300! While these looks are suggested for […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: Cool Bridal Shower Idea!

Everyone knows being a bride involves a ton of research, planning and completing administrative tasks but bridesmaids typically have their fair share of ish to do before the big day, too. Organizing and executing bridal showers, teas, hen parties, bachelorette parties, bachelorette trips, not to mention trying to ensure the bride-to-be has the best wedding […]

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TRIPLE B & CURL KIT GIVEAWAY!

Triple B has partnered with the good folks at Curl Kit for our latest GIVEAWAY! Curl Kit, a nifty online natural hair care resource with a cult following, sends subscribers a box full of shampoos, conditioners, elixirs and such every month. Think Birch Box for natural hair products. The company helps naturalistas find their perfect […]

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Fashion Friday: Baby Got Back! Wedding Gowns with Back Details

This is the first post from BlackBridalBliss.com’s summer 2013 intern, Janee D. Weather. A rising senior at Hampton University (Go, Pirates!), Janee has become a great asset to the Triple B family. Be sure to show her some love in the comments. For every bride the “perfect dress” is a little different. Some decide to […]

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Frugal Floral Find: Vera Wang for FTD

Flowers can really blow a wedding budget — it is not uncommon for brides to spend a few thousand dollars on floral arrangements for their big day. As I previously shared, I’ve allocated a very small portion of my wedding budget to flowers. Very small. However many brides are serious about having certain flowers for […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: Wedding Top Knots

While my own hair is currently short and will probably be even shorter for my wedding day, there are many of you who are opting to rock your tresses long for your strut down the aisle. In years past, women were confined to the basic low chignons or predictable high buns that screamed “prom hairdo” […]

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Are You a Fan or Foe of Adult-Only Wedding Receptions?

Just like hair, few topics get people to go from zero to ninety like that of their children. When I experienced a South African safari, the biggest (and sweetest) takeaway was witnessing the natural instinct living beings have to protect their offspring. So it comes as no surprise that some individuals express great disappointment when […]

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Triple B Father’s Day Tribute with Cousin Mars

Life teaches valuable lessons. For years I dreaded Father’s Day. It reminded me of a major void in my life. Father’s Day to me was similar to Valentine’s Day for someone who was dumped a week prior. My most valuable Father’s Day  lessons came in the form of nieces and godchildren. They served as my […]

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