January 2017

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Bridal sample sales!!!! Ummm but what are they? Are they worth it and what are the dos and don'ts? We put together a little cheat sheet for you ladies to take out all the guess work so you can relax and enjoy to sales! So what exactly is a sample sale? Sample sales usually come about at the beginning of the wedding season to make room for new gowns for the season. Sample sales are a great way to save money for the savvy bride. We do have some things to...

Now that the planning is about to be or already is in full swing, a cluster of wedding shows pop up! Yay!..or is it? Is it important to go to wedding shows when planning your big day? We spoke to Co-Founders Beri Gebrehiwot and Karen Okonkwo of Her Big Day Wedding Show about the pros and cons of wedding shows for a bride-to-be.   Tell us a little about yourselves, how did you get started in the wedding industry? Hello! Our names are Beri Gebrehiwot & Karen Okonkwo and we are co-founders and...

Hey guys! Guess what?! We are in prom and graduation season! That's right! We know some girls don't want to pay someone to do their hair and makeup, or maybe you jsut really want to do your own because lets face it, 17 yr olds makeup and hair game is waaayyy stronger than what ours was *sigh*. We put together the top finds on diy hair for your prom for all styles and lengths! Girl we got you covered! 1.Whimsical Updo This one is super easy (Tried and true one for me),...

CONGRATULATIONS! To all our new brides-to-be! We are so excited for the new year! The holidays are the time for saying yes, so now its time to start planning! We have communed with the Pinterest gods and put together some inspo themes that are trending for 2017! Don't forget to pin your fave theme! Moody We are so in love with the moody weddings that are trending! They have this beautiful romance about them that oozes passion and love! Weddings don't have to be all about bright colors and rainbows and butterflies all...