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5 Incredible Sequin Wedding Dresses

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[T]here 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

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!

[A]re 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


Giveaway: Win a Lace Bridal Robe!

[H]appy Monday, loves! We are so excited to be back in action for a new week of wedding inspiration! How was your weekend? What did you do? I had a fantastic weekend filled with warmer weather (finally), a nice walk with the jogger and Baby Andrew, TONS of cleaning of our house from top to bottom, and even rented a movie with the hubby. And as the cool spring air is lofting through our Emmaline Bride office this morning, we can already tell today (and all week, according to our favorite weatherman) is going to be BEAUTIFUL.

To kick off this beautiful new week, we’ve teamed up with the lovelies over at Walkin On Air to offer this beautiful lace bridal robe to one lucky reader. You may remember this gorgeous robe, as we mentioned it recently in this honeymoon post. And now you could win it for FREE> Get the full scoop below! And, hey, while you’re at it, please be sure to share this post with a friend using the Facebook / Twitter sharing buttons at the bottom of this post. Sharing = good karma points. I swear.

Lace Bridal Robe

This white lace bridal robe has scalloped edges and a white polyester taffeta lining. It is perfect for wearing while getting ready on your wedding day. It makes a great bridal or bridesmaid gift and can be worn on the honeymoon — and ever after, too! For this robe, one size fits most and according to the shop the measurements of this robe cannot be changed or customized. The measurements are as follows:


> bust: 40 inches
> robe length: 35 inches (lining measures 33 inches)
> sleeve length: 15 inches
> sash length: 69 inches

Check out these gorgeous photos:


by walkin on air

by walkin on air

lace bridal robe

by walkin on air

Giveaway Details

o Enter between 4/27/15-5/3/15 (11:59pm EST)
o Prize: Lace Bridal Robe from Walkin On Air
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to winning email or new winner will be selected
o FREE shipping included anywhere!
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 3 months to claim prize
o Prize value: $59 | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

Good Luck!


42 Bride and Groom Chair Signs (PHOTOS)

Looking for wedding chair signs for your big day? You’ve come to the right place! This is a HUGE roundup of decorative handmade chair signs we know you’ll love. But don’t let the fun stop there: subscribe + stay in the loop!

[M]ove over, boring chairs: it’s time for fun, totally creative wedding chair signs to take center stage! It’s Monday and we know you need a serious kick in the you-know-what for inspiration. You’ve been lazying around watching Netflix all weekend, no? Well it’s time to get serious and start crossing more to-do’s from your list. Today we’re talking about bride and groom chair signs and unique chair sign ideas. Today’s round up of (count ’em!) forty-two amazing ideas are sure to get those creative juices flowing. Ready to get started? Let’s go!

Wedding Chair Signs

1. These gold bride and groom chair signs for mod couples

bride and groom chair signs cute | via bride and groom chair signs

by host and toast studio

2. These signs in Italian

It means, “To Have” and “To Hold”

to have, to hold (in italian) chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

sugar and chic shop

3. These geometric beauties

geometric wedding chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by host and toast studio

4. These chair signs made from your silhouettes

silhouette bride and groom chairs | via bride and groom chair signs

by from kelly with love

5. These chair signs will get that song stuck in your head (in a good way)

i belong with you bride and groom chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by host and toast studio

6. These chair signs are personalized with your new name

mr and mrs bride and groom chair signs personalized | via bride and groom chair signs

by to have to hold art

7. Or this monogram can tie you two together, literally

monogram chair sign bride and groom chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by host and toast studio

8. This wood chair sign set is adorable

by lh calligraphy, photo: natalie franke

9. These script-y signs

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by host and toast studio

10. These chair signs with engraving

the bride the groom chair | via bride and groom chair signs

by susabellas

11. These embroidery hoops are so cute, you should attached to a ribbon and hang on chairs

custom made embroidery hoop | via bride and groom chair signs

by stitch folks

12. And these!

embroidered mr and mrs chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by mama bleu designs

13. Or this!

custom emboidery hoop | via bride and groom chair signs
by stitch folks

14. These Gatsby inspired chair signs

mr mrs gatsby chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by z create design

15. This reclaimed wood sign is perfect for rustic-loving couples

just married barn wood sign | via bride and groom chair signs
by the lovely glass jar

16. These wood signs

bride groom chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by zcreate design

17. These signs in gold

mr mrs chair signs at head table | via bride and groom chair signs
by z create design

18. These chair signs for the nautical couple

captain and mate chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs
by z create design

19. These rustic-inspired chair signs with burlap and wood

mr mrs chair signs | via bride and groom chair signs

by borden specifics

20. These I love her, I love him chair signs

i love her i love him | via bride and groom chair signs
by the beeze knees

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Beach Wedding Rings for Bridesmaids Gifts

Are you planning a beach themed wedding? This post is for you! Be sure to subscribe for posts straight to your inbox.

[H]i, lovelies! If you’re planning a wedding on the beach this summer, there’s one themed gift that bridesmaids will enjoy for years to come. We spotted these beach wedding rings over at The Manerovs, maker of insanely gorgeous handmade (and hand-sculpted) jewelry. Their stacking rings are some of my favorites, especially their sea-inspired finds resembling coral, seashells, and starfish. There are even some gorgeous raw gemstones. These beach wedding rings would make wonderful gifts for your bridesmaids this season, and don’t forget a little something blue or sea-inspired for yourself, too.

Beach Wedding Rings

If I had to pick a favorite, it would be this entire stacking set. Take a look at that raw gemstone — it’s gorgeous.

beach wedding rings |

via the manerovs

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beach wedding rings |

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beach wedding rings |

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via the manerovs

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beach wedding rings |

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To see more beach wedding rings, hand-sculpted jewelry, necklaces, and more, check out The Manerovs.

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