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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New Options for Bridal Hair: Angela Simmons for Indique

I’ve preached about the perks of a bride wearing her hair natural — kinky, curly or wavy and without any extentions — on her wedding day. But some brides like their hair fried, dyed and laid to the side with a few tracks sewn in and that is totally their prerogative. Isn’t the beauty of […]

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: Sterling Silver Bridesmaid Gift Rings from ShameOnJane.com

ShameOnJane.com’s fabulous new collection of rings are anything but your ordinary bridesmaid gift. Engraved with special messages like “Be My Bridesmaid“ and “Stand By Me,” they offer a thoughtful keepsake that your bridesmaids will cherish beyond your special day.

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Tie the Knot Tuesday Special – Real Brides Share Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding

Every Tuesday in Triple B’s Tie the Knot Tuesday stories, the featured bride offers 2-3 tips on how future brides can save money on their big day. This information is golden. So this week, I rounded up 10 tips that were so fab they deserved an encore. Looking for even more? Revisit these tips and […]

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Wedding Gift-Giving Etiquette 101

As mentioned before, when my friends consult me for wedding-related advice, I in turn create posts out of them for your guys here on Triple B. It’s a win-win. Most recently, my girl T down in Maryland sent me an email with these questions:

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*UPDATED* Black Bridal Bliss & Kesha Lambert Photography Giveaway Winner Announced!

Yep, a winner has been chosen for our fab giveaway with Kesha Lambert Photography! Tamika Felder of the DMV (Washington, D.C./Maryland/Virginia area) is the winner of a one hour portrait session with Kesha. Tamika won with this comment on our Facebook page:

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: The Appy Couple

I have a confession. Although I launched Triple B and have maintained this labor of love for two years and counting; I’m not the Web world’s most tech-savvy blogger. At all. All the more reason for the shock I had at being so excited about Appy Couple when I first discovered them back in April […]

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Marriage Matters Monday – Niecy Nash’s Anniversary Bash

Funny lady Niecy Nash recently celebrated her one-year wedding annniversay with handsome hubby Jay Tucker. While some newlyweds eat out at their favorite restaurant or plan a romantic vacay, Nash and Tucker decided to gather all their friends together for an all-out partay! The star-studded bash at the couple’s Los Angeles home included an array of […]

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Fashion Friday: Cool Bridal Fun Facts

Happy Friday! To kick your weekend off right, I’ve gathered up a few fun fashionable tidbits on my radar. Enjoy and remember to take full advantage of our latest GIVEAWAY while there’s still time.

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Bridgette’s Pick of the Week: Nina Bridal Flats

Welcome to my first official pick of the week! I discovered the above shoe during a recent visit to the Nina showroom in NYC for their fall press preview. I gushed over the plethora of (affordable) bridal accessories during my walk-through — Nina offers everything in the fashion category for the bride but the dress […]

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Black Bridal Bliss & Kesha Lambert Photography GIVEAWAY!

Triple B 2.0 just got even better, didn’t it?! As you just read above, we’ve collaborated with one of our fave photographers Kesha Lambert and her studio Lash to Lens for our first ever photo session GIVEAWAY. Folks, I wish I could enter this contest. Why? Check out the sampling of Kesha’s work below.

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And We’re Back!

Welcome to the newly improved BlackBridalBliss.com! Or as we like to call it, Triple B 2.o! It’s been two years since our debut, so we decided to freshen things up a bit, yet still remain true to our original format that the audience loves. We’ve made a few changes. The first thing you should notice […]

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Marriage Matters Mondays – New Book Alert!

Someone near and dear to me recently suggested I consider sharing Jamillah and David Lamb’s tome, Perfect Combination: Seven Key Ingredients to Happily Living & Loving Together with Triple B. My initial interest was piqued but I was even more intrigued when I learned the Lambs are also the powerful duo behind the popular long-running […]

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Happy Friday & Important Updates from Triple B!

WOO HOO! It’s Friday, most of us have a long weekend ahead and Monday (Memorial Day for us in the U.S.) marks the unofficial start of summer. ENJOY! Oh and those of you attending weddings this weekend (I’m going to one tonight!) that you think are Tie the Knot Tuesday worthy, be sure to send the […]

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The Road to Mrs. – Weight Loss & Sanity Gained

The original concept for my blog on Triple B was based on my attempt to lose weight before my big day. Surprisingly it has taken on a life of its own. I’ve touched on so many other subjects I never expected to hit on. I have enjoyed every minute of it; but unfortunately my weight […]

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Wedding Planning Lessons from a Billionaire Bride

Once in a blue, an event takes place in popular culture that just has to get discussed here on Triple B, even if the bride isn’t identified as Black. The latest such event would be the nuptials of tech tycoon Mark Zuckerberg and his college sweetheart of nine years, Priscilla Chan. I’m sure you’re aware […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Natalie & Kizito

Bride: Natalie Nagthall, 36 Groom: Kizito Ssensalo, 32 Occupations: Nagthall: product development engineer; Ssensalo: software engineer Homebase: California Wedding Date: March 9, 2012 Wedding Location: (ceremony and reception) Southern Oaks Plantation; New Orleans, LA

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And the Award Goes to…TRIPLE B!

Earlier today I learned via Twitter that Triple B is being recognized by TheRoot.com and moi has been selected as a one of the Best Black Bloggers of 2012! Ahem, I’ll take it! Check it out — Triple B is #18 in the slideshow. Congrats to all the other winners included as well. And the best is still yet […]

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*NEW* MUST – SEE Wedding Trailer!

I stumbled across this jaw-dropping video yesterday on Facebook and couldn’t wait to share it with you guys. I’ve seen a lot of wedding trailers and this was the first one that left me at a lost for words. The venue of Abbaye de Cernay in Paris is majestic, the bride’s gowns are exquisite and the […]

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The Road to Mrs. – Balancing My Fiance & My Friends

One of the trickiest balancing acts you have to learn when you decide to get married is the one of time management between your single girlfriends and your new spouse.  This is especially when your social life revolved around your girls before your relationship. It is delusional to think changes wont be necessary.

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