Posted June 20, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment
Hello, dear readers of Emmaline Bride! We noticed a new following on Facebook (welcome!), along with plenty of new readers of our newsletter! With all of these pretty new faces, we wanted to take an opportunity to tell you a little more about the handmade wedding shop, also known as The Marketplace. If you’re planning a handmade wedding, Emmaline Bride is the place to be! We’re the world’s largest handmade wedding shop + blog, featuring the best handmade artists, items, ideas, DIY projects, Real Weddings, The Bridal Book, and more. If you want to shop for your handmade wedding, The Marketplace is the ultimate shop! It’s a curated collection of the best artists and the most beautiful items: essentially everything you could want for your perfect day is all in one place. Read on to find out more about The Marketplace and how it can help you plan a beautiful day…
Posted May 29, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 5 Comments
There are flower girl dresses… and then there are ruffle flower girl dresses. If you’re a girly-girl like me, the idea of a cute + comfy dress adorned with ruffles sounds like the perfect choice for your flower girl! The lovely Jen over at Everything Ruffles is the expert in ruffle flower girl (and bridesmaid) dresses. And, she has teamed up with us to give away a flower girl dress with ruffles to one lucky reader! Just in time for the summer, this pretty dress is up for grabs in your choice of mint (with a peach sash) or peach (with a mint sash) in any size from 3 months to girls size 14. Take a closer look…
Posted May 8, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 29 Comments
It’s time for another Ask Emmaline question! (We love ‘em, so keep those questions coming!) Sabrina asks us, “I’m planning a traditional church wedding. Do you have any suggestions for a formal flower girl dress?” Great question! There are a few tips to remember when picking a formal flower girl dress: read on to find out more and get inspired with handmade flower girl dresses. PLUS, one of them is being given away to a lucky Emmaline Bride reader by Fattie Pie! It’s all inside…
Posted March 25, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 1 Comment
Brides: are you planning a spring or summer wedding? Need attire for your flower girl that she’ll want to wear? We’ve found five dresses she’ll love! We recently popped in over at Beane and Company and we’re loving Jenna’s new collection! She handcrafts beautiful custom flower girl dresses and ring bearer suits we know you’ll love… and they’re perfect for spring and summer weddings. See our five hand-picked favorites and find out more after the jump!
Spring Flower Girl Dresses
1. Green Patterned Print
This one (named Quinn) is one of my favorites. The green design is so poppy and the bow detail is adorable.
Posted March 7, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 12 Comments
Brides: make your flower girl feel like a princess with this chic flower girl headpiece! We’ve teamed up with the lovely Demetriou to offer this flower petal headpiece to one lucky reader. It features handmade flower petals and tulle for a perfect look with any hairstyle. Read on to find out more + enter for your chance to win!
Posted February 26, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 20 Comments
Hi, loves! Happy Wednesday! Today we’re sharing a fun new giveaway with Hair Blossoms Boutique. Earlier this week, we talked about flower girl gift ideas and we’ve covered the best bridesmaid gifts from A-Z. If you’re still looking for a flower girl gift, bridesmaid gift, or a little something for yourself, you’ll love these new flower pins! We’re sharing some of our favorite flower-inspired pins from the new spring collection and asking you to pick which pair (of three color combinations) you’d take home if you were the lucky winner. So, read on to find out more… and toss your name in the hat for a chance to win!
This yellow ranunculus hair pin reminds me of spring. It’s freezing outside, but at least we know spring is (somewhere) around the corner!
Posted February 24, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 8 Comments
We’ve talked about flower girl trends in the past, from flower girl dresses (like ruffle flower girl dresses + eco-friendly cotton flower girl dresses) to basket alternatives for your ceremony. We’ve even told you how to keep your flower girl happy with five surefire tips and explained the answer to what does a flower girl do. Today, we’re adding to the list with our favorite hand-picked flower girl gift ideas. Giving your flower girl a gift is a great way to show her she did an awesome job as a bridal party attendant. Read on to explore twenty-one hand-picked flower girl gift ideas (all handmade!) and enter for a chance to win our newest wedding giveaway, too!
Posted January 20, 2014 by EmmalineBride | ♥ Leave a Comment!
Hi, loves! Happy Monday! Okay, so we know that the headline isn’t totally accurate, since we know your wedding shoes are going to kick some serious you-know-what. However, once you take a peek at the flower girl shoes we’ve found at Bitsy Blossom, you’ll wish they were made in your size! If you’re looking for a pair of shoes your flower girl will love to wear on the wedding day (and beyond), will tie into nearly any wedding theme, and will keep her feet happy, we’ve found them. Read on to see our hand-picked flower girl shoe favorites and tell us which pair you love!
Flower Girl Shoes
First, let it be known that these flower girl shoes are totally handmade (and awesome). They’re made with modern and unique textiles with lightly padded insoles for extra comfort. The sole material is waterproof, durable, and slip resistant. Plus, they’re reasonably priced, too! And although it’s hard to pick, this hot pink pair is my favorite.
Posted December 30, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 29 Comments
Hi, loves! Happy Monday! We’re happy to be back in the EB corporate office today! And, we’re so delighted to kick off this new years’ week with you! Remember when we talked about the ruffle flower girl dress collection by Everything Ruffles? Well, we’re back to give one of them away! If you love ruffly flower girl dresses and want to cross attire off the to-do list, this one’s for you! Read on to see how you can win a flower girl dress after the jump…
Posted July 18, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 2 Comments
You may already know that the bride and groom are responsible for giving a gift to the wedding party. However, do you know who else gets a gift from the bride and groom? Today we’re sharing gift-giving knowledge and inspiring you with handmade wedding gifts from around the web. Read on to find out more and see what is the number one rule to wedding gift giving. Enjoy!
Posted June 28, 2013 by EmmalineBride | ♥ 19 Comments
Hello, loves! Today we’re answering an Ask Emmaline wedding advice question from bride-to-be, Ashley, who asks, “What Does a Flower Girl Do?” Here’s her full question…
“Dear Emmaline, My niece is six years old and I want her to be my flower girl. She / her mom accepted, but now what? What does a flower girl do? Does a flower girl toss anything other than petals? What age is best for the flower girl? Thanks!”
Great question, Ashley (P.S. Six years old is a perfect age for a flower girl). Read on to find out what a flower girl does, the proper age for a flower girl, what she can toss, what to carry, and more! PLUS, you could win a flower girl bag + $20 gift certificate Belle Rose Designs! Read on for more…