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    What Does Your Wedding Dress Say About You?

    Did you know that the type of bridal gown you choose says a lot about your personality? There are many factors that go into choosing the perfect wedding dress. Some women simply try on multiple dresses until they find one that speaks to them, while others meticulously plan to find the perfect dress based on color, wedding theme, and silhouette. Finding the right silhouette for your figure is important, but making sure that it matches your personality type will help avoid any bridal gown regret later on. The Sheath The sheath dress is elegant and sophisticated, much like the brides who choose this style. Sheath dresses are generally very simple…

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    Are You an English Rose or a Cali Girl?

    To tan or not to tan has been a huge question among my group of friends. One of them did do the spray tan and she was a gorgeous bronze skinned goddess for her ocean side wedding. Another close friend from New York tied the knot in wine country and looked like a ethereal woodland sprite with her creamy complexion and adorable sprinkle of freckles across her nose. Both women were so beautiful and so different. The epitome of the English Rose and California girl are, of course, Kate Winslet and Cameron Diaz. I love them both and I’m going to use these two looks to illustrate the pros of…

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    Style Tips for Mature Brides

    Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. ~Leroy “Satchel” Paige It’s no secret that I love all things wedding related, including being a guest at one. In total, I’ve probably been to close to 30 weddings in the past year, with each wedding further inspiring my own wedding. I’ve seen super hero weddings, vintage and retro weddings, beach weddings, winter weddings, spring weddings. I’ve been on a cruise, I’ve flown to London and my personal favorite was an old college friend’s wedding to a Chinese bride. Very traditional, very different, very beautiful. Most recently, I was invited to attend my fiancé’s boss’…

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    The Off Shoulder Neckline

    5998512 Chic, classy, and conservative By Natalie Tsang August 2, 2011 The off shoulder neckline describes sleeves that fall below the shoulder. It allows you to show off toned arms and an elegant neck, yet offers more support and coverage than a strapless dress. This neckline can be combined with a sweetheart or a boat neckline. The boat neckline, also known as the bateau neckline—“bateau” is French for boat—is a more conservative look that closely follows the collarbone in a straight line from shoulder to shoulder. Read on to see if off shoulder wedding dresses are right for you. History The modern off-shoulder neckline emerges out of two radically different…