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Tuesday, June 30, 2009

What A Girl Wants: Celebrity Engagement Rings

British Marie Claire got the scoop on the engagement rings of several celebrities. Nicole Richie's ring was my favorite. Check out the article and pick your favorite.

Monday, June 29, 2009

Hair Joy: Brass Paper Clips

You know that I love just about anything that is unique and different. So I fell in love with these hair clips and other hair goodies from Brass Paper Clip. The floral summer hat is my favorite.

Friday, June 26, 2009

R.I.P. Michael Jackson

Taking a bloging break today to pay tribute to the amazing phenomenon that was Michael Jackson. I will miss you. You will always be the King of Pop in my book. These are my two favorite videos.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Something Old: Brooches for Your Sash

Of course you need to have something old. So if you are wearing a sash on your dress, a vintage brooch is the perfect finishing touch to your wedding ensemble. Here are some great finds on Etsy that will surely give your dress that extra special touch.

Wunder Home

Vintage She She

True Colors for You

Skinny and Bernie


Altered Paradise

Opal Essence


Dachsie Friend

Unique Boutique

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

With This Ring: Object Fetish

Some couples want to make sure that their rings are very unique but is a clear representation of who they are as a couple. Well nothing says unique like custom wedding rings. I love custom anything. So I am always a big fan of customizing different aspects of your weddings, especially your rings. You will have those rings forever and customization makes your rings all the more special. You can find some beautiful options at Object Fetish. They have a collection of rings for under $1000. Here are my favorites:

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Oddly Beautiful: Martine Wester

I think that this damselfly hair clip is so unique and beautiful. Get it at Martine Wester.

Perfectly Dainty: BB Dakota @ Lulu's

If you are looking for a dainty little dress and your budget is tight, this is the dress for you. It is perfectly dainty and is $80.00. It's by BB Dakota and you can get it at Lulu's.

Only If You Dare: Zigi Soho @ DSW

If you are a gutsy broad like me, then these shoes are for you. But find a way to show 'em off. These are not for hiding under your dress. These are by Zigi Soho, available @ DSW.

Thursday, June 18, 2009

It's A Sale: Bluefly and Nicole Miller

Next Tuesday and Wednesday (the 23rd and 24th) Bluefly is hosting a By Invitation Only sale on a select group of Nicole Miller wedding gowns. The gowns, which were handpicked from the current collection, have been hugely discounted at up 60% off retail - bridesmaid dresses from $128-$168 (orig. $320-$420) and wedding gowns from $228-$718 (orig. $575-$1800).

To find out the details of the sale - just become a fan of the Bluefly Weddings 2.0 Facebook Page and the details will be shared through there. You can read more about it on their blog, Fly Paper.

Channeling Your Inner Marilyn: Thrush

The Marilyn Monroe vintage dress is the find of the fabulous Etsy shop, Thrush. I just love this shop. They always find the most amazing vintage dresses. This dress is the perfect bridal gown alternative. Go ahead and channel your inner Marilyn!

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Blogging Break

Lovelies, I am taking a blogging break until Thursday in celebration of my bambino's graduation from elementary school. I am very proud of him. So I am stepping into my mommy shoes for a few days. New posts on Thursday.

Friday, June 12, 2009

That Thong: Affinitas Intimates Lingerie

I love lingerie. I imagine most of us, girls, love lingerie. But some girls really like thongs. If you want a gorgeous thong for your wedding day, Affinitas Intimates is a fantastic choice. I can personally attest to the beauty of Affinitas Intimates lingerie. I have a gorgeous black bra and panty set by Affinitas and it is almost too beautiful to wear. See their lingerie offerings on their web site.

Thursday, June 11, 2009

Diamonds and Pearls: Alex Keller Jewelry

Wearing a strapless dress? Then here is the necklace that will add the perfect finishing touch. Love it. Get it at Alex Keller Jewelry. She takes vintage jewelry and makes it new again.

What To Do When The Reception is Over: Jimmyjane

Not trying to put your business out there but there will be an afterparty, ummm after the party (if the two of you are not exhausted). So Jimmyjane has created a line of modern products to keep the party going. Here are some of the PG-rated goodies. To see their entire collection of bedroom essentials, check out their website.

Wink Blindfold

Beyond Massage Lotion

Spin Me Game (a modern take on "Spin the Bottle")

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Not Too Shabby: Shabby Apple Dresses

What a curious name Shabby Apple is for a clothing company. Especially since there isn't anything shabby about their wonderful dresses. Even though they have an evening wear line, I fell in love with their Manhattan collection. I know you ladies are always on the hunt for those bridesmaids dresses that are modern but just a tad bit different from the cookie cutter brands. These dresses fit that bill. These were my favs. See the entire collection heremoder.

When A Photo is More Than Just A Photo: Flash Bags

Looking for a unique gift for your bridesmaids? Or a unique way to package your gift bags for your out-of-town guests? Here's your answer - a custom photo bag from Flash Bags. These are so cute. You pick the bag, upload your photo, and they make the bag. That's it. Simple. See you options and learn more about how it works on their web site.

Monday, June 08, 2009

SALE: BGB Jewelry

I love this beautiful necklace by BGB Jewelry. If you are looking for your perfect pieces or trying to get special pieces for your girls, then check out BGB Jewelry's fab sale. It's their two year anniverstary so buy any two items and get 20% off! You will definitely find something that you will just love.

NY/NJ Brides: Upcoming Events - New York Wedding Workshop

Check out two new How-to-Series by The New York Wedding Workshop

Friday, June 05, 2009

Something Good Lies Beneath: On The Inside

First the wedding/reception, then the wedding night. It's all about what lies beneath. Get it at On The Inside.