Brides and Bouquets 2013

12 Stories • Available January 2013
Wedding Gown Trends

Wedding Gown Trends

During Bridal Fashion Week in New York City, a number of the top bridal gown designers, including Monique L'Huillier, Anne Barge, Ramona Keveza and many other revered trendsetters created runway di

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If The Shoe Fits

If The Shoe Fits

Brides love their shoes. So much so that many of them are shopping for their wedding day shoes first and then using their chosen shoe style to help determine which wedding dress is The One. When M

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Cake Buffets

Cake Buffets

"We're definitely seeing a growing trend this year for wedding dessert buffets featuring a collection of different cakes," says Anne Heap, owner of Pink Cake Box. "The buffet might include several

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Marrying History And Ceremony

Marrying History And Ceremony

Brides and grooms who wish to hold their wedding in a nontraditional venue -- a top trend right now -- are looking at historic locations to add an extra dash of marvel to their big day. Historic s

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Top Wedding Bar List

Top Wedding Bar List

The drinks served at weddings have come a long way since the days of beer, wine and classic mixed drinks. Now the trend is for signature cocktails to wow guests with their creative blends of flavor

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Top Wedding Colors

Top Wedding Colors

The new wedding color palette has been announced in the Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring 2013, a comprehensive overview of fashion designers' use of color in their upcoming collections. The pale

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Cellphone Camera Wedding Photos

Cellphone Camera Wedding Photos

When Margaret Miller's son, Evan, married his bride, Noelle, many guests were snapping photos on cellphones. At first, the mother of the groom wasn't sure what to think. "I had mixed feelings abou

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Wedding Registries

Wedding Registries

A gourmet cooking set? Check. A new digital camera? Check. Hiking gear? Check. Modern wedding registries have a mix of the traditional and the not-so-traditional. It's not like it was when your pa

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Smile Time

Smile Time

Most couples hire a wedding photographer to shoot their wedding, but not every couple hires a professional photographer to shoot engagement photos. If that's you, you might want to reconsider your

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Him + Her = Ours?

Him + Her = Ours?

Before you got married, you probably pictured spending every day and night side by side with your spouse. But that idea changes fast. You may want a night out with your friends, while your spouse w

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Simple Savings

Simple Savings

According to Brides magazine, the average American wedding costs close to $27,000. That's a hefty price tag when you're just starting out as a couple. You'll likely spend less on the down payment f

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Pinterest + Weddings

Pinterest + Weddings

It should be known upfront that though I do have a boyfriend, I am nowhere near getting a ring, buying a dress and planning what decades of advertising have told me will be (SET ITAL) the (END ITAL

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