Monthly Archives: January 2011

Pantone Spring Colors, An Exotic Journey

Citing exotic destinations like Africa, India, Peru and Turkey as inspiration for spring 2011, designers continue to satisfy consumers’ need to escape everyday challenges with intriguing color combinations that transport them to foreign lands. These hues can inspire wedding colors, … Continue reading

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Lovely Mini Wedding Cakes: Cake Centerpieces

These absolutely adorable wedding cakes by i am baker should inspire brides to think beyond the traditional wedding cake. These mini wedding cakes are perfect for spring weddings and summer weddings but, more important, the concept makes them lovely reception … Continue reading

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Real Housewives Star Reveals Unique Wedding Dress

Shimmering platinum might not be the first color brides consider for a custom wedding dress, but it’s what The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey wore when she walked down the aisle last summer with new husband Peter Thomas. … Continue reading

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Amsale Bridal Collection

Amsale’s 2011 wedding dress collection features beautiful details, textures and designs.  We hope these designer Amsale bridal gowns inspire brides as they hunt for the perfect wedding dress. Amsale’s bridal niche perfects “elegant and understated” wedding gowns, and this year’s … Continue reading

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R&B Singer Monica Marries Lakers Guard

R&B singer Monica confirmed her secret wedding ceremony to Lakers Guard Shannon Brown to HipHollywood.com with the following statement: “This is a very special time in my life. I am blessed to have married the man that God sent me, he’s … Continue reading

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2011 Wedding Color Combinations

Beautiful color combinations are in store for 2011 weddings. According to a wedding expert on Wedding Aces, this year’s wedding color combinations are as follows:  Stone, Shell, Navy; Honeysuckle, Plum, Mercury; Peach, Ivory, Mint; and Gold, Teal, Deep Blue. What wonderful colors … Continue reading

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Stunning Details: Luxurious Lace

Lace is making a comeback in the wedding community, from stunning lace bridal gowns and lace embellishments to elaborate lace wedding accessories. Lace wedding gowns are no longer considered outdated, but rather exude opulent luxury. Wear a beautiful lace veil … Continue reading

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Preparing for First Communion

First Communion marks a special time for families, as they watch their son or daughter prepare for the holy sacrament. This special day – First Holy Communion – is one of the first sacraments in the church, followed by the … Continue reading

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Sweet Endings: Wedding Cakes Galore

The wedding cake is the star of the reception and popular TV shows, such as Cake Boss, Fabulous Cakes, Ace of Cakes and Cupcake Wars (to name a few), have catapulted the baking industry into the limelight. This has launched … Continue reading

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Wedding Trends for 2011

  Model 2022 from Benjamin Roberts with trumpet skirt Everyone wants to be in the know when it comes to setting trends.  Advantage Bridal has been watching the newest collections for 2011 and has spotted some styles, features and embellishments … Continue reading

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