While there is often a lot of focus on what brides and bridesmaids might need to take care of last-minute mishaps on the wedding day, grooms and groomsmen shouldn’t be ignored. Making sure the below items, as well as anything thing else an individual may thinks he needs, are available while getting ready will help make sure the day goes smoothly. People always say something will go wrong at your wedding – with any luck it will be something that can be easily fixed with an emergency kit.Photo by Eric Kelley, Planning & Design by Kelli Corn Weddings and Events There are premade emergency kits that can be purchased, but if you’d prefer to make your own, these are the items we suggest: - Deodorant. Consider the spray kind, so it can help out multiple people without sacrificing hygiene. - Toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss. No one wants anything stuck in their teeth in ... Read More »
Photo by Carrie King Photographer After announcing an engagement, the first step of wedding planning is usually to figure out what type of event you want to have. For some, this is a hometown celebration with a large guest list, while others prefer to host intimate nuptials. If the latter describes you and your sweetheart, you may want to consider a destination wedding. For most affianced pairs, deciding on the location of their celebration is based on either of their hometowns or the city where they currently live, if that differs. On the other hand, deciding on a destination means the whole world is available for you to choose from. While this offers a lot of options, it can also be incredibly overwhelming. With so many stunning places to tie the knot, the idea of just picking one may feel impossible. Here are some factors to keep in mind while selecting ... Read More »
Known for her romantic, vintage-inspired bridal gowns, designer Claire Pettibone is a favorite among boho-chic brides as well as celebrities – including Nikki Reed – who want to wear a dress that makes them feel feminine and beautiful. The designer's recent couture collection, aptly named Vagabond, celebrates wanderlust, exploration, and travel, making the styles ideal for destination weddings as well as hometown fêtes. The gowns feature layered fabrics, colorful embroideries, and elegant laces that appeal to a wide range of women desiring a wedding dress that makes them feel like a modern bride with a timeless look. Sheer elements, low backs, and embroidered illusion sleeves will be adored by on-trend brides, and flattering silhouettes will appeal to women of all shapes and sizes. Take a look at the new imagery from Claire Pettibone's Vagabond collection, below, which was shot on location in a bohemian paradise that will transport brides-to-be looking for their dream wedding dress to a faraway place that's ... Read More »
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