LeBron James Engaged to Longtime Girlfriend Savannah Brinson! (EXCLUSIVE Quotes from Savannah)

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Triple B is starting off 2012 just right with this news:  Bridal bliss is in order for Savannah Brinson, longtime girlfriend of NBA superstar LeBron James. James proposed to Brinson, his high school sweetheart and the mother of the couple’s two sons, on New Year’s Eve in Miami’s South Beach at SL […]

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Marriage Matters: Former NFLer Chris Draft Loses Wife To Cancer, One Month After Wedding

I read this heartbreaking story on The YBF earlier today and had to share. Former NFL linebacker Chris wed his love Keasha, who was battling lung cancer, in a beautiful ceremony on November 27, 2011. On Tuesday — just one month after they tied the knot — Keasha lost her battle with cancer. The couple’s […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday Best of 2011!

Happy Holidays! Yes, I’ve been MIA but I have a certified treat for you. I’ve combed through all the year’s Tie the Knot Tuesday features and selected the most notable in categories I think you’re most interested in as a planning bride. This was tough because every single TTKT feature brings something special to Triple B. In […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Stacie & Joe

  Bride: Stacie Walker, 24 Groom: Joseph Abdallah, 24 Occupations: Walker: School Counselor Abdallah: Scientific Researcher and Student Homebase: Georgia Wedding Date: June 18, 2011 Wedding Location: Ceremony: Cornerstone Church of God; Reception: Grand Hall in Tate Student Center at University of Georgia; both in Athens, Georgia

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Dinner with David Tutera of My Fair Wedding

Last week about a dozen media professionals and I joined WeTV’s David Tutera in NYC for an intimate dinner of Asian fusion fare and screening of an upcoming episode of My Fair Wedding. It was a great time! I had a chance to briefly chat with David who as you remember I originally met while […]

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Five Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Reception

Are you looking for ways to make your wedding reception more personal and less cookie-cutter yet still classy? I thought you might be so I checked in with NYC wedding planner Leslie Short of K.I.M. Media. Short was the marketing mastermind behind groundbreaking sportswear label FUBU. These days she’s orchestrating jaw-dropping nuptials — her work […]

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Celeb Wedding Planner Diann Valentine Shares Her Secrets!

Have you checked out Diann Valentine’s new show on WeTV, “I Do Over“? The premise of the series is great — giving deserving couples a chance to relive their once in a lifetime wedding day under of the direction of the talented Valentine. I’ve long admired the event planning diva’s work and her 2006 tome Weddings […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Kahran & Regis

  Bride: Kahran Hill, 31 Groom: Regis Bethencourt, 34 Occupations: Hill: Graphic Designer; Bethencourt: Photographer Homebase: Georgia Wedding Date: September 3, 2011 Wedding Location: Ceremony & Reception: Porterdale Mill in Porterdale, Georgia

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Cyber Monday BRIDAL Deals!

I hope you had a restful holiday weekend. I came across a few Cyber Monday deals that I thought might interest you all. I’m also encouraging the Kwanza practice of Ujamaa (cooperative economics) a little early. FYI – Most of these incentives last through the end-of-the year. Happy Shopping!

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Marriage Matters Monday: Niecy Nash Lands Her Own Reality Show!

Happy Monday! One of our favorite newlyweds, actress Niecy Nash just landed her own reality show. She and her new hubby Jay Tucker will share an inside look at their lives as a new married couple with the world beginning in early 2012 on TLC. You should recall her fab bridal shower exclusive here on […]

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EXCLUSIVE Budget Bridal Decorating Tips from David Tutera!

Remember when I told you guys I met celebrity wedding planner David Tutera at the Chris Paul/Jada Crawley wedding? And remember when I promised an exclusive Q&A with Tutera here on Triple B? Well, promise kept — here you go! Keep reading for the event planning veteran and star of WE’s My Fair Wedding’s expertise […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Robyn & Victor

  Bride: Robyn London, 32 Groom: Victor Robertson, 32 Occupations: London, office manager; Robertson, social worker Homebase: Maryland Wedding Date: September 10, 2011 Wedding Location: Ceremony & Reception: The Mansion at Strathmore, Bethesda, MD

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Bright Idea – Camping E-Session Pics with Tekeah & Tron

I’m so tickled about today’s feature with nearlyweds Tekeah and Tron. I remember my first and only camping trip while I was a Brownie many moons ago and let’s just say I was completely over it by the time I got home. Fast forward to a couple months ago when the uber-talented photographer Leonard Poteat sent […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Barbara & Stanley

Please enjoy today’s Tie the Knot Tuesday brought to you by freelance writer and graduate student Laura Eustache. She’s a real go-getter and did an outstanding job telling this couple’s story so let’s show her some warm Triple B love with loads of comments, okay? Bride: Barbara Prosper, 32 Groom: Stanley Bellot, 34 Occupations: Prosper; […]

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Winter Wedding Accessories

Technically winter is still a couple of months away but here in the Northeast U.S. we were treated to an early debut just this weekend. It got me to thinking about all those fall/winter brides who might be struggling with ways to stay warm on their big day. We already know there are huge financial […]

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Yaasmeen & Richard

  Bride: Yaasmeen S. Heard, 33 Groom: Richard Spencer, 33 Occupations: Heard, neuroscience area manager; Spencer, engineer Homebase: Maryland Wedding Date: May 7, 2011 Wedding Location: Ceremony & Reception: Hard Rock Resort & Casino, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

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A Sneak Peek at the David’s Bridal Spring 2012 Collection!

Happy Friday! Yesterday I previewed the spring 2012 collection from David’s Bridal. I know some folks consider David’s Bridal boring and predictable (and sometimes quite frankly they are) but they’re such an accessible resource for you brides getting married with a gang of bridesmaids and/or bridesmaids living in different cities. David’s Bridal is also affordable — […]

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Behind the Scenes at the Chris Paul-Jada Crawley Wedding!

I’ve been itching to share this with you guys and the time is finally here! My former employer ESSENCE magazine tapped moi to cover the nuptials of NBA superstar Chris Paul and his wife Jada. You can check out the story in the November 2011 issue on pages 61-62 and over on Essence.com in their […]

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