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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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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