Tie the Knot Tuesday Special – 5 Things We Can All Learn from TTKT Couples!

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Triple B’s very first Tie the Knot Tuesday couple, Cleo and Lyncoln!

BlackBridalBliss.com is officially five years old. Yes, five years old. (Our anniversary is actually April 26.) As shared on social media yesterday, thank you for your support, encouragement and especially for lighting the fire under our butts to keep the Triple B team going. [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – L’Oreal and Jeff

Tie the Knot Tuesday Presents: L'Oreal + Jeff in Maryland! Share their love.

Tie the Knot Tuesday Presents: L’Oreal + Jeff in Maryland! Share their love.

Couple: L’Oreal and Jeff
Wedding Date: November 1, 2014
Wedding + Reception Location: National Aquarium in Baltimore, MD
Wedding Theme: Surrounded by family, friends and dolphins, the couple was wed by the same officiant who married the bride’s parents 30 years earlier.  [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday Celebrity Special – Miranda Brooke + AJ Green

Mr. & Mrs. AJ Green taking in all the bliss!

Mr. & Mrs. AJ Green taking in all their bliss!

Confession: Before this morning I had no idea who singer Miranda Brooke or Cincinnati Bengals NFL player AJ Green were. But the twosome tied the knot on March 21st in a lavish Atlanta wedding complete with several dress changes, plenty of bridesmaids and groomsmen, a six layer cake, specially choreographed dances at the reception and enough crystals for an Elton John world tour. Yet, judging from the pics and videos flooding the net of this affair online, the nuptials of Miranda and AJ weren’t pretentious and gaudy — just a hearty celebration of two people in love who decided to spend the rest of their lives together and wanted to make the most of the monumental occasion their way.

The 24 year-old songstress and 26 year-old jock met on Facebook in 2010. The pair said “I Do” at ATL’s famed 200 Peachtree venue. Their first dance was to John Legend’s So High and the bride’s father even broke out a fresh pair of Jordans to cut a rug with his daughter during the winter wonderland-themed affair.

Take a look at the fun pics and video to judge for yourself. In the meantime, Triple B is sending a heartfelt congratulations to the newlyweds for a healthy and happy marriage! [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Danielle and Antijuan

Jump for Love! Danielle and Antijuan say I Do in Sunny Jamaica

Couple: Danielle and Antijuan
Wedding Date: August 22, 2014
Wedding + Reception Location: The Rockhouse; Negril, Jamaica (West Indies)
Wedding Theme: Our Night of Forever [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Leah and Brandon (Part II)

A Couple That Prays Together...Meet Leah + Brandon (and watch their touching wedding trailer!)

New York newlyweds Leah and Brandon received such positive feedback from their Tie the Knot Tuesday feature last week that it was only right to share the couple’s heartwarming wedding highlight video this week. There’s plenty to smile about in this video: [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Leah and Brandon

A Couple That Laughs Together...Triple B Presents Leah + Brandon

Couple: Leah and Brandon
Wedding Date: August 22, 2014
Wedding + Reception Location: The Church of God of East New York, Brooklyn, NY (ceremony) and The Inn at New Hyde Park, Long Island, NY (reception)
Wedding Theme: Two Hearts, One Love
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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Alicia and Yao

Alicia + Yao Say "I Do" in Tropical Mexico!

Couple: Alicia and Yao
Wedding Date: October 11, 2014
Wedding + Reception Location: El Dorado Royale, Rivieria Maya, Mexico
Wedding Theme: Vintage Paradise

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Kesha and Steven

Kesha + Steven Say I Do: Share Their Bliss

Couple: Kesha and Steven
Wedding Date: August 31, 2014
Wedding + Reception Location: Grand Historic Venue, Baltimore, MD
Wedding Theme: Easy Elegance

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Nicole and Leonard

Nicole + Leonard get hitched! Share their bliss.

Couple: Nicole and Leonard
Wedding Date: July 19, 2014
Wedding and Reception Location: Hotel Seven 4 One, Laguna Beach, CA
Wedding Theme: Romantic Chic

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Shannon and Stuart

Triple B Presents: Shannon and Stuart! Share their love.

Couple: Shannon and Stuart
Wedding Date: July 26, 2013
Wedding and Reception Location: Glen Island Harbour Club, New Rochelle, NY
Wedding Theme: Simple Elegance

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Tie the Knot Tuesday (Celeb Edition) – Gabrielle Union + Dwyane Wade

The Wade Union Download: (L) The newlyweds are flanked b y Wade's two oldest sons and his nephew. (R) Gabby stuns in her second reception dress.

One of the most anticipated weddings of the year finally happened — actress Gabrielle Union and basketball all-star Dwyane Wade got hitched on Saturday, August 30. The dynamic duo wed in their home city of Miami at the Chateau Artisan castle in a black-and-white themed affair. The bride’s BFF Essence Atkins served as the couple’s officiant. The newlyweds were adamant about not having a traditional wedding party, however, celeb buddies such as Carmelo and LaLa Anthony, Chris and Jada Paul and Kevin Hart were in attendance. [Read more…]

(Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday – Brett & Sonia’s Must-See Proposal Video

Brett + Sonia: Watch their touching proposal video and behind the scenes footage, too!

Remember this awesome Los Angeles e-session with Brett and Sonia? Well, now the creative pair are sharing their adorable proposal video with Triple B. Brett went all out and Sonia was genuinely surprised at some of the folks her sweetie managed to recruit to help make the day even more memorable sans any saccharin sweetness that will make you wanna throw up. (That’s not an easy balance to pull off!) The fun and heartwarming proposal took place during homecoming weekend at Sonia’s alma mater, Tuskegee University.

Enjoy, folks! [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Seti & Harry

Seti and Harry Share I Dos in a Modern Southern Affair

Couple: Seti and Harry
Wedding Date: September 14, 2013
Wedding and Reception Location: Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, Charlotte, NC
Wedding Theme: Combination of traditional East African heritage along with modern Southern style [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday 4-Year Anniversary Special

Triple B celebrates some of your favorite Tie the Knot Tuesday couples like Cleo & Lyncoln (above)

Guess what? BlackBridalBliss.com is 4 years-old! Epic, right? Our official anniversary was Saturday, April 26 but the celebration will continue all month long. Stay tuned for a reflective post with a bunch of mushy stuff tomorrow. Today we’re looking back at the most popular Tie the Knot Tuesday features based on your comments. I’m grateful many of these folks have stayed in touch with Triple B, kept me informed about their growing families, (Congrats again, Carla!) and a couple have even become genuine friends. Enjoy the Triple B walk down TTKT memory lane! [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Lishawn & Miguel

Tie the Knot Tuesday Presents Fun-Loving Couple, Lishawn & Miguel in Sunny Florida!

Couple: Lishawn and Miguel
Wedding Date: November 17, 2013
Wedding and Reception Location: Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty Six, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Wedding Theme: Diamonds Are Forever

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Kandace and Kofi

Kandace & Kofi Say I Do: Share their Love

Three Ring Weddings does it again! Please enjoy this adorable couple describe how an awkward first date at Applebee’s evolved into a beautiful romance (although Kofi admits to stringing Kandace along and placing her in the “just a friend” zone initially) and eventually led them to holy matrimony. As usual, Three Ring documents love in a way that resonates with us all. I don’t know Kandace and Kofi but I’m rooting for them and you’ll want to as well after hearing their story. [Read more…]

Tie the Knot Tuesday – Alana and Eric

Meet Maryland couple Alana + Eric!

Couple: Alana and Eric
Wedding Date: April 26, 2013
Wedding and Reception Location: Oxon Hill Manor, Oxon Hill, MD [Read more…]

(Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday – Lisa & Preston Proposal Video


Proposal videos go viral on the Web faster than chicken pox spreads in a first grade classroom. Many of them are corny or just overdone but there are still some that manage to make us stop and say “Awww!” out loud. Today’s (Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday video isn’t the most elaborate we’ve seen but there is a true sweetness about it and I appreciate that the groom-to-be — and a very proud member of Omega Psi Phi, Inc. — Preston took the time to submit it to Triple B. (Yep, fellas check out BlackBridalBliss.com too.)

Preston shares, “Lisa and I actually grew up together across the street from each other in Harlem, NYC. We lost contact for like 30 years.” He continues, “I found her on Facebook last year and we started a friendship again.” Now the couple is preparing to jump the broom in a destination wedding in Jamaica, WI.

Enjoy the video!

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Tie the Knot Tuesday – Courthouse Couture Special

An intimate courthouse affair to remember!

A few months ago I discovered a Georgia courthouse wedding on Ebony.com that truly made my heart smile. The nuptials have already received so much buzz on the World Wide Web — and rightfully so — that I hesitated sharing them here…now. But even months after the creative couple said I Do, folks are still liking and commenting on their pictures on Triple B’s Instagram page. Don’t think a courthouse wedding can be chic? Meet The Bryants: [Read more…]

(Not Quite) Tie the Knot Tuesday – Brett and Sonia

California Love: Meet Nearlyweds Sonia + Brett

Today’s featured couple Sonia and Brett of California are not only gorgeous but super-creative. Their Old Hollywood themed e-session images will evoke memories of another Triple B fave session shot in Harlem, USA. Get ready to swoon!

Couple: Sonia & Brett
Engagement Session Location: Downtown Los Angeles & Baldwin Hills, Los Angeles
Wedding Date: May 31, 2014
Wedding Location: Pasadena, CA
Photographer: Georgie Leyva

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