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Pink and Gray Wedding Inspiration

Posted April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hi, loves! Happy Thursday! Picking a color palette for your wedding is important to create a cohesive look from start to finish. If you haven’t picked a palette yet, consider today’s selection: pink and gray. To inspire you, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite Real Wedding and handmade wedding finds to create a pink and gray wedding inspiration board. Plus, we’re giving away a gorgeous pair of earrings from Rustic Gem Jewelry! Read on to begin…

Pink and Gray Wedding Inspiration Board

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Honeymoon Venue: Ocean Club Resorts

Posted April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Picking the perfect honeymoon spot is on your to-do list but have you decided on a place yet? If not, take a peek at Ocean Club Resorts, two deluxe resorts that sit on Grace Bay Beach on Providencialies in the Turks and Caicos Islands. It is ranked one of the best beaches in the Caribbean by Trip Advisor, Travel and Leisure, and World Travel Awards. Find out why…

Honeymoon Venue:  Ocean Club Resorts


Fairytale Nevada Wedding: Kay + Danny

Posted April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Have you ever thought about what a fairytale Nevada wedding would look like? Kay and Danny’s wedding has that fairytale feeling with great DIY and fun personalized details. Their wedding late last summer was held at Three Ponds in Reno. Three Ponds’ enchanting backyard setting (with graceful water and magical landscape) made for the perfect event. Some fantastic elements sure to catch your attention included are coral and mint summer colors, a Jenga wedding guest book, and much more. Find out more and see all of the photos captured by Johnstone Studios after the click…

Johnstone Studios - bride, groom, and wedding party



How to Keep Drinks Cold at a Wedding

Posted April 23, 2014 | 10 Comments

Our latest Ask Emmaline question couldn’t have come at a better time! With spring in full swing and summer right around the corner, bride-to-be Ashlee writes us with this question. “I’m having an outdoor wedding and I want to know how to keep drinks cold. I’m serving wine and would like guests to help themselves. Any tips?” Absolutely — our favorite way to keep drinks cold at wedding receptions is with oversized galvanized tubs and tons of ice. Whether you’re chilling wine, champagne, beer, or soda bottles, a tub is the way to go — plus, guests can help themselves. Read on to find out more PLUS win a galvanized drink tub for your wedding from The Lovely Glass Jar! It’s all inside…



16 (Creative!) Wedding Hoop Art Ideas

Posted April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Brides: what do you think about wedding hoop art? Embroidery hoops are a vintage-y inspired find, but they’re making waves in more modern weddings these days. With adorable monogramming, stitching, and whimsical artful touches, wedding hoop art is becoming quite a popular decor item (and gift ideas) for handmade-loving couples. We love the trend and today we’re sharing some of our favorite (read: most creative) wedding hoop ideas. Once we started our search for hoop art finds, we couldn’t help but share a plethora of them. So, without further adieu, let’s begin, shall we?

Wedding Hoop Art

1. Embroidered Chair Signs

bride groom chair signs wedding hoop art



Vintage Inspired Hair Comb (Giveaway!)

Posted April 22, 2014 | 5 Comments

Hi, loves! Oh, how we’re crazy over handmade wedding finds at Emmaline Bride… especially hair accessories. Yesterday we talked about wedding veil alternative ideas we knew you’d love and we had to omit one of our favorites: hair combs. That’s because today we’re sharing an exclusive vintage inspired hair comb giveaway for one lucky reader by Jewelsalem! We’ve hand-picked a few of our favorites to show you, but we want to know which one you love most… read on for the full scoop!

Vintage Inspired Hair Combs

These handmade wedding hair combs are crafted with care and are customized in your choice of colors. A hair comb makes a great gift for the bride, her MOH, or flower girl. You can wear a hair comb as a chic wedding veil alternative (or remove your veil and wear the hair comb for your reception).

vintage inspired hair comb


9 Beach Ceremony Blunders to Avoid

Posted April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hi, loves! Happy Tuesday! We received an Ask Emmaline question recently from bride-to-be, Sarah. She asks, “I’m planning a beach ceremony. Do you have any pointers?” Great question! A beach ceremony is a beautiful location for your nuptials but requires a little pre-planning to ensure everything goes off without a hitch. To help, we’ve compiled a list of nine beach ceremony blunders to avoid. Read on to find out more…

9 Beach Ceremony Blunders to Avoid (via - photo: eric boneske


How to Create a Unique Wedding Video (+ Giveaway!)

Posted April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brides: you can’t be everywhere at once on your wedding day, but you certainly wish you could see it all. And, now you can thanks to WeddingMix. We’ve found a new and fun way to obtain every photo and video memory from wedding guests in one spot. Read on to find out more… including a giveaway that you won’t want to miss!

Create a Unique Wedding Video



15 Stunning Wedding Veil Alternatives

Posted April 21, 2014 | 3 Comments

Hi, loves! Happy Monday! So… let’s suppose you’re a bride who wants to wear something different than a traditional wedding veil. You’ve heard of wedding veil alternatives, but maybe you haven’t narrowed it down to the perfect one yet. Does this sound familiar? If so, you’re in luck — today we’re featuring fifteen new finds for wedding veil alternatives to inspire you! Whether you love a hair crown, fascinator, feather hair flower, hair comb, or a similar piece, you’ll find it all right here. And, as always, you can find even more handmade wedding finds in The Marketplace! Ready to be inspired? Read on to begin… and, be sure to read to the bottom because we’re giving away one beautiful wedding veil alternative to one of our lucky readers! Enjoy!

1. Glass Bead Headpiece

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Something Blue Engagement Ring

Posted April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spotted: a gorgeous something blue engagement ring! We gazed upon this stunner over at Andrea Bonelli and couldn’t wait to share it. This London blue topaz ring is an excellent alternative engagement ring option and is eco-friendly, too: it is created in 100% recycled 14k gold. Take a closer look…

blue topaz ring



Gold Leaf Macarons

Posted April 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hey, macaron-lovers: did you know you can make edible gold leaf macarons? It’s true! Gold leafing is a technique we love, especially for wedding receptions and bridal showers. These gold leaf macarons can be placed in boxes and wrapped with a ribbon for giving as favors. These sweet treats are fabulous to begin with… and now we love ‘em even more.

Gold leaf macaron - This DIY shows you how to make macarons with a gold leaf effect.


8 New Bridesmaid Jewelry Finds – The Marketplace

Posted April 18, 2014 | 9 Comments

Hello, loves! To finish off this gorgeous week (+ kick off the holiday weekend), we’re sharing some of our favorite new bridesmaid jewelry pieces from The Marketplace, where we feature the best handmade wedding finds! Color is in: each of these new finds will add a pop of color to her wedding day ensemble. You can mix and match to coordinate with your palette or to suit her style. We’re also closing our 5th Birthday Celebration with the final wedding giveaway of the week: three pairs of bridesmaid earrings from Jac & Elsie LLC! Get inspired with these new finds… and tell us: which one is your favorite?

Bridesmaid Jewelry Pieces

1. Monogram Locket Necklace

A monogram AND a pop of color? Sign us up — this is one of our favorite new pieces.

monogram locket necklace


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