My initial thoughts? 1) Her Badgley Mischka dress is absolutely gorgeous. 2) I can’t really see her absolutely gorgeous Badgley Mischka dress. Matter of a fact, that lovely sketch you see right here is the best full-length photo we’ve got yet!
10 Gorgeous Headpieces From Etsy
If don't want a veil, these photos will help inspire your wedding-day 'do.
7 Places to Get Eyelash Extensions
We've rounded up local salons that'll give you long, lush lashes for your Big Day
Picture of the Week: After the Storm
So, yes: You can still get good wedding pictures in gloomy weather.
Our Latest Local Find: Manayunk Calligraphy
Each of her gorgeous fonts are named after a cocktail.
You know, I had seriously gone, like, weeks without singing “Let It Go,” and here I am again, mumbling it to myself as I sit down to inform you that Disney has announced that come January 2015, an Elsa-inspired wedding gown will be available for your waltz down the aisle.
Local Bridal Guide: 5 Places to Find Philly-Themed Canvas Totes For Your Welcome Bags or Bridesmaid Gifts
When your guest list includes family and friends who are making the trip from out-of-town, it’s always a really kind gesture to have some sort of welcome bag or basket awaiting their arrival at the hotel. After traveling to the city, and especially after partying into the wee hours of the morning at your reception, they’ll be appreciative of the drinks, snacks, and maybe a few Advil, that you’ve stashed in their rooms.
Here’s What It Would Cost to Get Married At the Craziest Wedding Venues Around the World: An Infographic
Quick, guess: Which of these three wedding venues do you think would be the most expensive—the Eiffel Tower; the Great Wall of China; the New York Public Library.
Well, behold—because we’re guessing you are as wrong as we were:
Attention all brides-to-be still in search of the Dress for their Big Day:
We told you earlier this year that local bridal boutique, Philly Bride (previously Bridals by Danielle, which new owner Lynn Handel purchased in May from retiring longtime owner Danielle Adrian), had plans to move from Midtown Village to a new home at 3rd and Walnut in Old City. And now we’re thrilled to report that the gorgeous location is up and running!
Between the striking outdoor color palettes and the coziness of the indoors, the cold-weather season offers so much inspiration for your wedding. Let its spirit wash over everything from your Big-Day confection to the blooms you’ll hold as you walk down the aisle.
When you’re talking about traditional bridal wear, obviously the white dress comes first and foremost. But a close second place when it comes to the ensemble that will officially make you a bride would definitely be the veil.
As much as we love a really gorgeous mantilla or blusher, though, we’ve seen more and more brides throw tradition to the wind and forgo a classic veil in favor of a statement-making headpiece (if you’re still a veil kinda girl, we have plenty of inspiration right here) such as a headband, comb, clips or pins.
Even though most of you probably have enough real-life examples you can point to that already prove the old saying “happy wife, happy life” is true—it’s still pretty funny that science is now confirming it, too.
A new study published in the Journal of Marriage and Family declares that among 394 couples who were interviewed and whose answers were analyzed for this research, well, the men were very affected by their female partner’s happiness—the ladies, not so much: