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Wedding Ideas: Bridal fashion
Maybe it’s because the days are closing in as autumn arrives, or maybe it’s because there is nothing prettier than a room filled with wildflowers and green foliage, but here at Guides for Brides we are just crazy about woodland themed weddings. We’ve pulled together some stunning woodland wedding ideas to share with you brides-to-be, so get pinning!
Each month we give away a prize to one of you lovely brides, and all you have to do is leave a review on www.guidesforbrides.co.uk – it’s as easy as that! This month, we’ve teamed up with TigerLily Jewellery to offer one lucky bride the chance to win this stunning pearl necklace and earring set, worth over £45.
White gold engagement and wedding rings have long been popular as a cheaper platinum alternative, but what exactly is white gold and what are the positives and negatives to choosing it for your ring? Engagement ring obsessive Ruth Donaldson of Heirloom London gets us up to speed with some common misconceptions about white gold and it’s big sister, platinum.
Your wedding day is the most important day of your life, but it’s also a hugely important occasion for those closest to you. If you’re looking for ways to personalise your dress and honour the most important people in your life, we’ve come up with 6 easy ways to do it. From monograms to family heirlooms, Guides for Brides share our ideas on how to make your wedding dress more sentimental.
Guides for Brides have teamed up with Jewellery specialists Scarlett Jewellery, to give two lucky winners the chance to win a ‘Something Blue’ personalised Bridal Tag. The beautiful sterling silver tag can be engraved with a name, date or special message and is handmade to order. Finished with a small blue bow, the keepsake can be discreetly sewn into the inside of a bridal gown and used as your ‘something blue’ on your wedding day.
A bride can never have too much sparkle – so we’ve put together some of our favourite glittery wedding ideas to help you get inspired. From cakes and cocktails, to invitations and dresses, here is all the inspo you need to make your big day sparkle and shine!
Obsessed with Carrie Bradshaw’s iconic Vivienne Westwood wedding dress? Do you love Katniss’ metallic Mockingjay gown? These days, more and more brides are getting their wedding inspiration from their favourite movies. So, we’ve created a list of a few of our favourite movie brides and some dresses that you can buy to steal their look. Looking Hollywood-ready has never been this easy!
We visited the Bridal Buyer show in Harrogate, which is where many of the bridal boutiques and stores will order their new range of dresses for 2016. There were so many new styles and designs on offer, we’ve created a snap shot overview of our favourite finds.