Photo of the Day » Downtown Detroit Engagement Skyline

This downtown Detroit engagement photo is Wednesday’s photo of the day. Sarah Kossuch Photography captured the couple amidst the downtown Detroit skyline with the GM Renaissance Center, Comerica Park, and Ford Field buildings.

Downtown Detroit Engagement

Downtown Detroit engagement photo in front of GM Renaissance Center, Comerica Park, Ford Field

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Wedding Welcome Sign to Greet Your Guests

Giveaway inside!

What is the first detail guests will see at your wedding? If you’re the lucky winner of this giveaway, they’ll see this adorable wedding welcome sign by Sweet Carolina Collective! One EB reader will be randomly selected to have a custom sign hand-painted and shipped right to her doorstep. Will it be you?

wedding welcome sign beach

photo: modern joy photo

Wedding Welcome Sign

This wedding welcome sign will make a beautiful decor piece for the entrance of your wedding ceremony or reception. The sign can be stained in English Oak (left, below) or Dark Walnut (right).

The text is hand painted in white acrylic. If you like, paint and stain colors can be customized by request to match the colors of your wedding reception. This sign is designed to be placed on an easel (not included), like this. You can place it at the entrance to your ceremony or reception. For a beach wedding, it will especially help guests to know they’re in the right spot.

wedding welcome sign

o Enter between 9/17/14-9/23/14 (11:59pm EST)

o Prize: Wooden Wedding Welcome Sign by Sweet Carolina Collective. Sign measures 24″ x 24″ and includes the bride and groom’s names and date. Made to sit on an easel (not included). Stained in either dark walnut or English oak (see photos above) and hand-painted in white acrylic.

o Winner will be randomly selected and announced on 9/24; winner announced on this blog post and emailed
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to email or new winner will be selected
o FREE shipping included to U.S. only
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 3 months to claim prize
o Prize value: $100 | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

Gorgeous Wedding Cakes Without Toppers

When it comes to your wedding cake, sometimes you simply don’t need to add a wedding topper. Cake toppers aren’t for everyone, nor is it always possible to find a topper that suits your unique style. To inspire your perfect cake, we’ve rounded up wedding cakes without toppers to prove that sometimes a little garnish or accent along the side of the cake is all it takes…

Wedding Cakes Without Toppers

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1 buttercream cake with green leaves | via style me pretty, photo: bryce covey, cake: the cocoa cakery
2 naked cake with strawberries | via style me pretty, photo: john shim
3 buttercream frosting with flowers | cake: cake ology, photo: kat wilson via brial musings
4 floral design cake | charm city cakes
5 mod circles cake | the pastry studio
6 ruffly cake with rosettes | the pastry studio
7 modern chevron metallic cake | charm city cakes
8 cascading flowers | the pastry studio
9 mod three tiered grey with blush flower | charm city cakes
10 three tiered with metallic center and lines on bottom tier | charm city cakes
11 blue ruffly cake with anemones | the pastry studio
12 petal ruffle wedding cake | sugar ruffles
13 grey ombre wedding cake | sugar ruffles
14 rosettes wedding cake | bobbette and belle

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Long Length Wedding Veil

If you’re looking for a long length wedding veil for your big day, you’re in luck! We’ve teamed up with Elaborate Stitches to offer this gorgeous long length wedding veil to a bride-to-be. If you loved the Kate Middleton veil, this is a similar look with a drop oval shape and an attached blusher, not to mention the Swarovski crystals! Want to win this wedding veil for yourself or a friend? Get the full scoop below…

bride wearing long length wedding veil

Long Length Wedding Veil from Elaborate Stitches

This long length wedding veil has scattered Swarovski crystals, a drop veil, and attached blusher. The blusher, once lifted, will create a two tiered cascading veil look. This long length wedding veil, measuring 110″ in length, is in-between a chapel length and cathedral length. It looks elegant with an A-Line, Ball Gown, Princess, Sheath, or Fit-and-Flare wedding dress. The wedding veil can be worn at the base of your head, over an up-do hairstyle, or with one of these hair down hairstyles.

bride wearing long length wedding veil covering her face

bride wearing long wedding veil

floor long length wedding veil

Win a long length wedding veil

Check out the wedding giveaway details:

o Enter between 9/16/14-9/22/14 (11:59pm EST)
o Prize: Long length wedding veil by Elaborate Stitches
o Winner will be randomly selected and announced on 9/23; winner announced on this blog post and emailed
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to email or new winner will be selected
o FREE shipping included anywhere in the world!
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 1 year to claim prize
o Prize value: $150 | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter