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5 Incredible Sequin Wedding Dresses

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There are few things that capture my attention like the words sequin wedding dresses can. And it’s not just because I happen to love all things sequinned (because I do). I’m more in awe over how designer Truvelle effortlessly pairs the two together in a most elegant way. Some sequins I’ve seen can be loud or overwhelming, but these sequin wedding dresses are soft and feminine. They’re more like tiny shimmering diamonds capturing the light as you walk down the aisle; as you smile during the reception toasts; as you make your first steps onto the dance floor as newlyweds. Can’t you just picture it? I can.

And where sequins end, other details emerge — like the open back with bow sash, or the v-neck bodice; and let’s not forget about that flowy chiffon fabric. It’s all just so stunning and I just can’t wait to share these wedding dresses with you today.

Sequin Wedding Dresses

Which of these dresses is your favorite? This first one is my favorite. The back! The sash! The sequins! I am enamored with it all.

1. Rose Gold Sequins with V-Neck

Stunning sequin wedding dress with v-neck and open back | sequin wedding dresses |

2. Silver Sequins with V-Neck + Black Sash

by truvelle

This silver sequin wedding dress has a v neck and open back with black sash.  It's stunning! | sequin wedding dresses |

by truvelle

7 Stunning Bridal Hair Combs You’ll Love

Pssst. There’s a giveaway inside!

Happy Monday, love! What’s your favorite bridal hair accessory? A veil? A headband? Maybe a vintage-inspired bridal cap, or even a fascinator like this? Today we’re talking about one of my favorite hair accessories: the hair comb. Bridal hair combs are exceptionally versatile pieces which can be worn with any hairstyle. You can skip a veil altogether and wear a hair comb as a focal piece, slipped into a hair bun, top knot, or a hair down hairstyle. A bridal hair comb can also be attached to your veil and worn during the ceremony as a statement piece; afterward, wear just the comb during the reception.

Since we’re crazy about the bridal hair combs over at Lottie-Da Designs, we’re sharing seven of our favorites to inspire your search for the perfect comb. And, to make this Monday even sweeter, we’re giving one away to a lucky bride! So, go grab your favorite coffee mug, fill it up (make my coffee a double!) and get ready to be inspired… and, maybe even win one of these! Good luck!

P.S. Need a discount so you can get yours right away? No problem –> just enter Emmaline15 at checkout for 15% off any item for a limited time!

Bridal Hair Combs

These handpicked bridal hair combs have pearls, rhinestones, crystals, and more. Some are available in gold, while others are in silver; however, many are available in both options so be sure to ask if you have a preference. Read on to see the ones we’ve found and scroll to the bottom for the giveaway details.

1. Juliet Hair Comb

Bridal Hair Combs |

by lottie da designs

2. Zahra Hair Comb

Bridal Hair Combs |

by lottie da designs

3. Sasha Hair Comb

Bridal Hair Combs |

by lottie da designs

Rustic Farm Wedding Gown Inspiration

Do you dream of a rustic farm inspired wedding? Well, you’re in luck! Today we’re sharing a gorgeous rustic farm wedding inspiration shoot with photography by Cat Mayer Studio, floral design from 3 Leaf Floral, and gorgeous wedding gowns from Allure Bridals. In this feature, you’ll see a beautiful place setting, wedding gowns, table decor, a naked wedding cake, beautiful flowers, and more. Go on, take a look!

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

This first gown has an embroidered bodice and a full English net skirt, shown below:

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

Rustic Farm Wedding Inspiration Shoot | Photo: Cat Mayer Studio |

This next gown is my favorite! It features an English net ballgown and delicate cap sleeves. I love a gown with sleeves.

And last but not least, this gown features a delicate, dramatic illusion back and symmetrical lace detailing.

To see more about these bridal gowns, be sure to check out Allure Bridals.


This is a sponsored post by Allure Bridals.

7 Reasons Your Dress *Might* Need a Sash

When you’ve finally found The Dress, you might be ready to pick out your veil (or alternative), shoes, or even a dress sash. But does your dress even need a sash? Generally, a dress is perfect as is — but a sash can sometimes add a little glam or sparkle to a dress. A sash is never a requirement — but whether or not to wear one really depends on the dress you choose and how the sash will complement your overall look. Today we’re sharing seven reasons why your dress might need a sash.

brooch dress sash

by the storied sash

On to the inspiration and, might I add, some of the loveliest sashes we’ve seen yet! Will you be wearing one?

Does Your Dress Need a Sash?

Here are reasons why your dress might need a sash:

1. You found one you really, really love — and you just couldn’t say no.

I get it. A late night shopping online or browsing Pinterest caused you to find a sash you just couldn’t turn down.

millinery flower sash

by angee w.

pearl sash with ribbon

by angee w.

2. Your dress is elegant, but simple — and you crave a little bling.

A sash is the best way to add a little sparkle and shine to your dress. Pearls, rhinestones, Swarovski crystals, or colorful blooms are just a few ways brides choose to add a dose of pretty, personal style.

by simply weddings

Sometimes you just need some rhinestones…

gorgeous sparkly sash

by enrich by millie

Flowy Chiffon Wedding Dress

It’s time for another gorgeous wedding dress to inspire you! I adore everything about this flowy chiffon wedding dress and its sweet v-shaped neckline. We spotted it over at Mila Mira Bridal and thought you might like it, too. Chiffon is one of my favorite fabrics, especially for spring and summer weddings: it’s so soft and airy for hot weather, and styled perfectly for a free-spirited bohemian wedding.

I’m curious to know — what do you think of this style? What does YOUR dream dress look like?

Flowy Chiffon Wedding Dress

This dress features a ruched chiffon bodice and hand sewn corded lace appliqué. I adore the low back style — a huge trend this season.

flowy chiffon wedding dress

by mila mira bridal

flowy chiffon wedding dress 2

by mila mira bridal

by mila mira bridal

gown by mila mira bridal | photos by ksenia milushkina photography


6 Modern Ways to Wear a Brooch

A brooch is typically seen as a vintage accessory, right? You may think of a brooch as something your grandmother would wear pinned to her blouse, or something your mother keeps in a jewelry box for special occasions. But a brooch isn’t limited to vintage weddings alone. It’s possible to pull off a modern look with a brooch, and today we’re showing you six ways to do it. You’ll also be able to cross off something old, something new, and something blue from your list. Now you just need to borrow something — oh, and one of these. With each of these finds, we’re also telling you why it’s a modern twist on a traditionally vintage look. Enjoy!

Modern Ways to Wear a Brooch

1. This something blue bracelet

While some see a brooch bracelet as a vintage accessory, this fresh pop of blue Amazonite gives it an updated look. The Swarovski crystals make a stunning focal piece. By White Tulip Boutique.

by white tulip boutique

2. This feathery hair accessory with brooch

This feather hair accessory is a modern veil alternative. The rhinestone brooch gives it a little sparkle, without overpowering the piece. It was spotted over at the elegant Tessa Kim.

brooch feather hair piece

by tessa kim, photo: candice benjamin

3. These lovely brooch bouquets

A brooch bouquet can be vintage in style — or you can add more modern pieces and bright pops of color for a modernized look. These are by The Ritzy Rose.

brooch bouquet

by the ritzy rose, photo: jeff hall photography

colorful brooch bouquet

by the ritzy rose

4. This brooch sash

This stunning piece adds modern flair to any gown. By SparkleSM.

brooch sash

by sparklesm

5. This stunning clutch

The geometric pattern makes this clutch pop with personality! By ANGEE W.

modern geometric print clutch bag with brooch

by angee w

6. This brooch ribbon necklace

And finally, this brooch ribbon necklace is more modern because of the ribbon. Instead of pearls or a traditional chain, this necklace ties in the back with a single satin ribbon. I adore this piece. By White Garden Lace.

wedding necklace brooch

by white garden lace

So, we want to know:

Which of these brooch ideas is your favorite?


Modern & Romantic Chiffon Wedding Gown

I loved everything about my wedding gown, right down to the very last stitch. But when I see a wedding gown like this, it makes me wonder how anyone can pick the perfect gown anymore. How can you decide when there are so many incredible + awe-inspiring options? I guess it comes down to this — wait for the one that steals your breath. The one you keep thinking about over, and over. The one that, when tried on, just feels right. I guess those rules never go out of style.

Today we’re sharing an utterly romantic chiffon wedding gown from Truvelle. This gown is perfect for a spring or summer wedding (perhaps mountainside?) paired with a one of these and a handful of boho accents. But that’s just me. Take a look and see why I’m so nuts over it…

Romantic Chiffon Wedding Gown

For starters, this wedding gown features a sweetheart neckline and a low back. The skirt is made from a whopping ten yards of hand-draped chiffon. The bodice is made of French lace; while the back dips into a lace up. I love, love, love the back. Take a look at this beautiful gown:

Romantic Chiffon Wedding Gown |

by truvelle

by truvelle

Romantic Chiffon Wedding Gown |

by truvelle

Ahh, so stunning. Also, I felt it worth noting that this dress also has a fully boned top for structure and support, which means many brides can skip the bra on this one.

You can find out more about this dress and see the other dreamy designs over at Truvelle.

Tell us:

What do you think of this gown?


Lace Bridal Headpiece as a Chic Veil Alternative

Looking for a veil alternative? This lace bridal headpiece is one elegant find! Want more inspiration? Be sure to subscribe!

Are you a bride who wants to skip the veil? Then we’ve found a gorgeous veil alternative for you! We spotted this gorgeous lace bridal headpiece over at SIBO Designs and Sheila has outdone herself with this one. It’s designed to flow perfectly with the shape of your head and the little loops on the sides attach easily to your hair with bobby pins. This headpiece is handmade with Swarovski pearl beads, seed beads, and rhinestones. My favorite part? The sumptuous silk organza petals! This makes an exceptional veil alternative for the bride who wants to wear her hair down and incorporate elegance into her look.

Lace Bridal Headpiece

lace bridal headpiece

by sibo designs

by sibo designs

You can see more photos of this style (and other chic accessories) at SIBO Designs.

photos: SIBO Designs