Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: Urban Decay Makeup Setting Spray

This week’s pick has a cult following that includes veteran makeup artists and finicky beauty bloggers alike. Triple B, word on the street is Urban Decay’s All-Nighter Long Lasting Makeup Spray is the truth! This spray claims to set the wearer’s makeup in place flawlessly, give skin a dewy finish and even protect makeup from the elements, […]

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Cool Bridal Find: Affordable Wedding Fans!

One of the weddings I’ve had the most fun at took place in New Orleans — this was largely because of the insanely blissful second line. But another element of said wedding I thought was pretty darn cool were the fans all guests received as they entered the outdoor ceremony. These fans served double duty […]

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Black Bridal Bliss EXCLUSIVE Giveaway

Triple B wants you have a great weekend so we’re kicking it off with another GIVEAWAY. Our latest is from the good folks over at the Appy Couple. You remember, the previous Bridgette Pick of the Week that assists couples planning their wedding day as a cutting-edge online Web application. This tool keeps all wedding-related […]

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The Road to Mrs. – My Guest List Nightmare!

All bridal party dresses delivered, check. Pre-marital counseling with the pastor, check. Wedding bands selected, check. Invitations in the mail…here lies the problem. Composing the guest list has been the most difficult task of the wedding planning thus far.

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – The Fly Cut

Bridgette’s Pick of the Week is bizack! There’s a new Groupon/Living Social-esque resource on the scene for Black women that I know will especially be of interest to Triple B planning brides. The Fly Cut, launched by beauty industry vet Tia Williams (she’s held senior editorial positions at media outlets like Lucky, Teen People and […]

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Destination Wedding Alert – Loudoun County, Virginia

Shortly after launching Triple B, one thing became abundantly clear…A whole lotta you guys reside in the Washington, D.C., Maryland and/or Northern Virginia (DMV) areas. I’m not quite sure why or how this happened since I’m based in the Big Apple but that is indeed the case. Thus when I learned that Louduon County was […]

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Fashion Friday – Wedding Gown Style Guide

Let’s face it: Style terminology used in the wedding industry often leaves brides-to-be (even more) stressed and confused. Triple B to the rescue! Keep this lil’ cheat sheet handy the next time you or someone in your circle goes dress shopping.

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The Road to Mrs. – 60 Day Countdown!

One of the most nerve-racking things about blending two families is hoping everyone gets along.  As I have stated before both my mother and Shawn’s mother live out of town.  So the opportunity to get everyone together at the same time had never presented itself.  My mother came to New York in June.  While she was here we took […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Shantel & Kendrick Trailer Video

Remember the adorable nearlywed couple Shantel and Kendrick? Their e-session pics were a certified Triple B hit! (And how fly were Shantel’s red pumps?!) Well, the duo got hitched on May 25, 2012 and were eager to share their wedding trailer on Black Bridal Bliss. Enjoy and stay tuned for a full Tie the Knot […]

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Bridal Drama: Your Fiance’s Best Man is a Woman

So you said YES! The registry is coming along. Yay! Your photographer, venue and flowers have been selected and deposits made. Super! There’s still one concern. Your fiance — the love of your life — wants to have a female as his best “man”.

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Barbie & Ken Nigerian Wedding Shoot (A MUST-SEE!)

Howdy! There’s no Road to Mrs. post from Jene today, hopefully she’ll return next week. I recently learned of this Nigerian Barbie and Ken Wedding Shoot via a fab Triple B supporter on Twitter (Thanks Empress!) and once I reviewed it I had to share with you guys, too.

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Tracey & Rashim

Bride: T.H. Groom: R.K. Homebase: New Jersey Wedding Date: April 14, 2012 Wedding Location: ceremony and reception: Curacao Breezes Resort & Spa, Curacao, West Indies

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A Bridezilla Makes History: Black Bridal Bliss EXCLUSIVE

I briefly chatted with newlywed Jeanine about her debut last night on WeTV’s Bridezillas. (I realize most of you were tuned into the BET Awards so here’s a mini-recap for you, too.) The highlight of her nuptials? Walking out on her husband during the reception! My thoughts on this popular show haven’t changed since this […]

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Fashion Friday – 5 Something Blue Items (all under $75!)

Searching for something blue to wear on your wedding day? Here’s fab five that are all under seventy-five bucks. Pick one (or a few) to complete your bridal look. Happy shopping!

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The Road to Mrs. – Through Sickness and in Health

It has been a long time Triple B. I deliberated long and hard over whether or not to share the reason for my absence. And while it was very hard and extremely personal, it is my hope that by sharing I can help someone else.

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week – NY Botanical Gardens

Last weekend I enjoyed a fun date at the New York Botanical Gardens. Located in the Bronx, New York, I first discovered this oasis while working in the fashion department at ESSENCE magazine. A gorgeous floral dress story was photographed there and the images were pure eye candy. The finished pages looked as though they […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Destination Weddings Special

Perhaps its the fact that summer 2012 is officially here or that I’m excited about an upcoming vacation (WOO HOO!) but today I wanted to take a look back at some of the most memorable destination weddings featured in Tie the Knot Tuesday. Triple B has covered weddings in domestic destinations like Las Vegas and […]

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Marriage Matters Monday – Celeb Edition

There have been quite a few Triple B-esque celebs tying the knot as of late; all last week to be exact. Here’s a round-up of the ones who should be (if they’re not already) on your radar:

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Triple B EXCLUSIVE – Behind the Scenes at Niecy Nash’s Anniversary Bash

I caught up with special event planning guru William P. Miller to get the insider scoop on Niecy Nash and her husband Jay’s one-year anniversary bash! Remember Miller also planned Nash’s glam bridal shower. Read on to see exclusive pics, find out what goodies the guests left with and learn how you too can plan […]

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