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Essense of Australia Trunk Show

We have a trunk show coming up this month from July 31 to August 2. This designer, Essense of Australia, is a Australian inspired brand. Their wedding gowns are a combination of soft vintage and modern trends. A bride is bound of find something she loves from this awe-worthy designer. Here are some of their gorgeous […]

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Still Trending: Back Details

We looked at what bridal gowns will be coming in this fall… and we’re still seeing a lot of gorgeous gowns with to-die for backs! Which one is your favorite?

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Stella York Highlight

With Stella York’s upcoming trunk show, we thought it would be a good idea to look behind the scenes of the iconic designer wedding brand. Stella York is the sister company of Essense of Australia, and Sorella Vita. They are an Austrailian-based design team which want the bride to be the “stella” or star of the […]

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The Perfect Silhouette for Curvy Women

There’s a couple options curvy women can choose for their wedding gown. One way is to embrace your hour glass shape and wear a mermaid style or dropped waist dress.  The next way is to wear an a-line gown (fitted in the bodice and skirt flares out.) Actually, anything with a fitted bodice will enhance that sexy […]

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The Perfect Silhouette: Apple Shaped

The Apple Shaped: Larger in the midsection You can take off attention from your midsection with an open neckline, such as a v-neck or sweetheart neckline. Dresses that have soft draping will hide your tummy. Styles with asymmetrical ruching, beading or embellishments can also visually bring in your waist. Things to avoid: High necklines Fitted […]

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How To Find The Perfect Gown Silhouette

Here comes the bride!! It’s January 2015.. that means weddings are gonna be a-coming left and right! Now is the time to finalize touches for spring weddings, pick out bridesmaids and tuxedos for summer weddings, and start getting your gown for fall weddings! Let’s re-focus on finding the perfect dress.. last month we learned about […]

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Santa Clara Wedding Faire Recap

2015 started off very busy for us!! The Santa Clara Wedding Faire hosted over 400 brides over January 3 and 4 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. From 11 AM to 4 PM, brides were able to walk around the faire, find photographers, decorations, planners and more! Over the weekend, we were in 3 fashion […]

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An Exclusive Look at Stella York

Our store had a chance to take an exclusive look at Stella York’s new line of bridal gowns for their Spring 2015 collection. Can I just say.. WOW! Not only did their gowns have amazing attention to detail, but they really know how to mix sexy with sophistication! Here’s just a peek of what we […]

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Color Highlight: Champagne

Champagne is becoming a popular color for weddings! There might be blush tones or other dark tones to go along with it, but nonetheless champagne can be a beautiful color on its own! It is easy to match with other colors due to its neutrality, as well as easy to find for decorations! It’s true.. champagne […]

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Wedding Dress Focus: Fabrics

You probably notice this when trying on gowns: fabrics make the biggest difference. We know that not everyone is familiar with all the different types of fabrics, so we’ll try to break down the most common ones. Charmeuse: A lightweight soft fabric, very satin-like to the touch Chiffon: Delicate, sheer, and transparent — made from silk or […]

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