In Part I of this post, I began my wedding gown search with the help of my mom, aunt, daughter and two of my best high school girlfriends. After trying on several dresses at the urging of my crew, I finally found a dress that I absolutely loved. The dress was exactly what I thought I wanted. [Read more…]
Once I was engaged, the thing I looked forward to the most was finding my wedding dress. All ten of the wedding apps I’d downloaded to my iPad said I needed to do this 7-9 months prior to the date. I was already behind schedule. Having watched every single episode of every single wedding show on TLC, I knew exactly what I wanted. Only problem was I was in Los Angeles…alone. Initially I thought I’d go into a bridal salon and pick out a dress solo so that everyone would be surprised when I walked down the aisle. But the more I thought about it, the more I knew I needed some assistance and support. I needed my girls. [Read more…]
This is the first post from BlackBridalBliss.com’s summer 2013 intern, Janee D. Weather. A rising senior at Hampton University (Go, Pirates!), Janee has become a great asset to the Triple B family. Be sure to show her some love in the comments.
For every bride the “perfect dress” is a little different. Some decide to remain a bit more conservative and traditional while others search for over the top sex appeal. Fortunately, there is a way that we can keep this “bride thing” sexy, without the mother of the groom grabbing the first lap scarf in sight. Back detail has become a growing trend for gowns worn during spring, summer, and early fall weddings. [Read more…]