5 Apr

We love having East Side Bride pop over every few weeks with her totally candid advice for brides-to-be, but she has such a great fashion sense, we thought we’d have her over for some purely style-focused posts too. Bueno, right? Here she goes with her take on rehearsal dinner dresses for many different sorts of […]

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11 Jan

ACK! Just the title of this Dear ESB is enough to send anyone with just a glimmer of etiquette in their eyes over the edge. And Yay! ESB is back. We’ve missed her. dear esb, does the old adage that mothers of the bride (and groom, for that matter) don’t wear white (or cream, or […]

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1 Dec

ESB is back again, ladies. Yay. We missed her last week. Dearest esb, I’m torn about the dress. I was ALL over the place with what I wanted, and thought I’d land with something more offbeat than the usual long white gown, probably short-ish (my ‘maids are planning on buying me a killer pair of […]

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11 Nov

Yay! It’s ESB again. She’s so on it with her advice-giving, don’t you think? Dear ESB, My fiance and I are getting married in April. We’ve been wanting to have a smaller ceremony (in the park, before the party) with just immediate family and closest friends. I loved this idea but can’t help thinking that […]

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28 Oct

We have another installment of the guest column by East Side Bride today. Hooray! This one is something all brides can relate to. And ESB has the perfect solution, as always. Here we go: Dear ESB, I’ve attached a photo of my wedding dress. Do you have suggestions on what to wear in my hair? […]

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20 Oct

Today we all get the extra special treat of a Mrs. Lilien guest post. Hooray! For those of you planning your honeymoon suitcase, this post will prove invaluable. Meet Mr. + Mrs. Honeymoon – this dashing young couple is jetting off to Europe for a post wedding sojourn – they’ve got big plans to sightsee, […]

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14 Oct

You all know East Side Bride, right? Clearly. She’s pretty much the queen when it comes to indie wedding style. She’s come over today as a guest columnist with an installment of her ever-popular, v. funny, always perfectly poignant, “Dear ESB“. Yay! Here we go: Dear ESB, I am having a shoe dilemma. I attached […]

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29 Apr

When guests travel a long way to come to your wedding, it means a lot if you’ve put the time and care into greeting them with a little welcome package. Most welcome bags include some information about the wedding festivities, a water bottle and maybe a few generic snacks bought in bulk. But imagine getting […]

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28 Apr

When I got married, I enjoyed giving a lot of thought to what I could give my husband on our wedding day. I wanted it to be something personal, something different, and something handmade. We aren’t very traditional, so a watch, money clip, cufflinks or your standard fancy present wasn’t for him. What I made […]

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27 Apr

Over the next few days I’ll be sharing some ideas for sweet, thoughtful gifts you can give to those who are a part of your wedding. I think preparing gifts for bridesmaids, and all those people who are so helpful on your day is a wonderful opportunity to express your appreciation and love. Gifts need […]

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