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    Our Top Tips For Choosing Your Perfect Wedding Dress

    Most of us have been dreaming of our wedding for as long as we can remember, this is the moment you have been waiting for since you were a little girl! But when it finally comes down to it, it may get pretty overwhelming to choose “the dress” for your big day. Here are some of our top tips to help you choose the perfect dress to make you shine for one of your most special days. 1. Get inspired – There are tons of dresses out there, so it can be tricky knowing where to begin your hunt for the perfect dress. Try looking for your dream wedding dress…

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    Dresses That Make You Look Taller

    There’s nothing wrong with being petite, but most brides would like to look as statuesque as possible on their wedding day. While the right hairstyle and heels can add a few inches to your height, choosing the right wedding gown can do wonders for your frame. Read on for tips on selecting a wedding gown that will make the most of your small size. Creating the Illusion A smooth, long line along your body will create the illusion of height, so stick with dresses in long lengths and form-fitting silhouettes. To look as long as possible from head to toe, avoid styles that break your body into visual sections, such…

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    The Ruth Gown

    The Ruth gown is one of Simply Bridal’s most popular gowns. This A-line ball gown is a modern take on the classic off the shoulder gown. The off the shoulder cut is far from outdated. In September, Anne Hathaway looked strong yet soft and romantic in her vintage Valentino-designed off-the-shoulder gown. Mario Lopez’s new Mrs. was stunning in the Ines Di Santo off the shoulder gown she wore in their December 2012 nuptials. Simply Bridal’s Ruth gown can help you pull off a similar sophisticated look. Our version glitters with beaded detailing from the bust down to the hemline. The beaded half sleeves bring out the vintage glamour in this…

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    Have You Entered Our Dress Giveaway Yet?

    Are you an aspiring photographer or an established business trying to get some buzz? Enter our Best Shot photo contest with the chance to publicize your work to our 27,000 Facebook fans and to win one of our wedding dresses (up to an $800 value)! The steps are easy. 1. Create a blog post featuring an example of your best work — it does not have to be wedding-related — and a link to the dress that you’d like to win! This allows us to see which dress you want to win and gives your fans a chance to see your sense of style. But don’t worry, if you see…

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    How to Match a Shawl to Your Wedding Or Bridesmaid Dress

    Shawls make for a great addition to practically any bride’s and/or bridesmaid’s outfit. Not only do they provide warmth should things get a little chilly during the wedding, they are also a great option for modest brides who can’t seem to find anything with sleeves that is to their liking. On top of that and if you’re looking at colorful or printed shawls, you’ll find that they’ll also add a pop of color to your overall look. But with so many different shawls to choose from, how do you pick one to match your own wedding dress or the one for your bridesmaids to match theirs? For starters, pick a…

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    Dress Giveaway

    Love is in the air as Cupid nears with his bow and arrow for his favorite holiday so we want to celebrate it. SimplyBridal is teaming up with Betty Vision to give one lucky woman a free wedding gown and 15 other women a 20% discount on a future purchase with us. Betty Vision is a brand new supportive community website created to empower women to visualize their dreams and make them come true. They offer you the tools and support you need to achieve any goals you have, whether it be graduating university, planning a summer vacation or throwing a fabulous dinner party. You set milestones and they help…

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    Dresses for a Va-va-voom Bride

    Curvy women may be the envy of all women who long for the hourglass figure, but ask any woman whose lucky enough to have it and she’ll probably tell you that dressing curves can be a challenge. It is often difficult because clothes are typically made based on model sizes and looking at any catwalk you don’t see many women flaunting serious bombshell bodies. As a curvaceous bride-to-be you may find searching for the perfect dress a little daunting. If it’s perfect on top it’s too loose in the waist. If it’s perfect in the waist it’s too tight on the bottom.  If you manage to find one that fits…

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    The Sweetheart Neckline for Wedding Dresses

    Selecting your dress for that all-important, life changing moment in your life is no small feat. There are so many designers, styles, and prices to consider. Of course, it’s really about knocking that future husband for a loop when you take his breath away in that stunning gown. So, the pressure is on! To get the look that flatters you the most, one place to start is the neckline. The sweetheart neckline is one look that is designed to make almost every figure because it works well with all styles of wedding dress – long, short, sleeveless, spaghetti strap and sleeves. With so many ways to personalize the wedding look,…

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    How to Pick a Wedding Dress

    Picking your wedding dress should be one of the most exciting events in your life. A lot of women get so stressed out about finding the perfect dress, though, that they don’t stop to enjoy the process. Pay attention to these three important steps to reduce your stress and have a good time. You have an opportunity to try on some of the most beautiful dresses that you will ever wear, so grab a couple of your best friends and enjoy it! Know Your Dress Silhouettes Know the basics of dress silhouettes before you go shopping. That way, you can communicate better with your bridal consultant. You should also think…