19 Sleek Silhouettes You Will Adore

Posted by Marian

It seems that sheath-style dresses are the new black. Local celebs such as Bianca Gonzalez and Bea Soriano rocked them on their big day, and they were as gorgeous as ever. Sheath dresses are simple, sleek, and their silhouettes are phenomenal. Granted it’s not for every bride out there, but when you see these dresses we’ve compiled for you, you just might reconsider!

1. Let’s start things off with Inbal Dror‘s pieces that are to die for. See more over here.

2. Simple yet captivating. Marchesa, anyone? Check out the full collection here.

3. Well, if you are a daring kind of bride, you can always check out Zuhair Murad‘s Fall 2015 Collection!

4. Satin sweetness from Nurit Hen is all we ever need! See the 2013 Bridal Collection over here.

5. We can never go wrong with pieces from Pronovias. The full set is right here!

6. Berta never ceases to amaze me. And don’t even get me started on the entire collection (which you must see, by the way)!

7. Why not be an ethereal beauty with this Reem Acra dress? See the full collection here!

8. Everything about this Paolo Sebastian creation screams gorgeous to me! So if your jaw dropped, you might want to see the full collection here!

9. How about the intricate detailing of this dress? Naeem Khan, you are amazing! More dresses here.

10. Merryl was a vision in her Boracay wedding. The lace appliques are too beautiful for words. [Photo: J Lucas Reyes]

11. I love how this dress falls perfectly to the ground. And with a surprise design at the back–Carol Hannah, I’m sold! Check out the collection here.

12. This sparkling beauty will make any bride stand out from the crowd! Check out Theia White‘s collection here.

13. How about a floor-length lace cape to go with your sleek dress? More Alberta Ferretti goodness over here.

14. Let’s go local with this Vania Romoff masterpiece! Mesmerizing, isn’t it? More of this bridal collection here.

15. And when Galia Lahav is in the picture, you best believe it’s going to be a collection of amazing silhouettes to remember! See the full collection here.

16. This Olivia Couture dress is such a classic look. Take a look at this California wedding here. [Photo: Jose Villa]

17. How about a hint of sultriness? Ersa Atelier did it perfectly on this one! See the full set here.

18. A glamorous feel to your bridal look? This Ziad Nakad jewel nailed it! More of this collection right here.

19. Of course, Elie Saab musn’t be forgotten. What do you think of this masterpiece? See the entire collection here.

We hope to see more of this trend this year! And yes, I’m talking to you! Happy planning, loves!


Hip Happiness

Posted by Janna Simpao

Toto Villaruel and Nicolai Melicor, both amazing wedding photographers are usually behind the lens. But since they are tying the knot in a few days, it’s their turn to share their super hip engagement photos photographed by ProudRad. We are totally digging the styling done by Tipping Point Collective. Suave and sweet, this set will surely be enjoyed by many. A certain lightness about it makes you feel the genuine affection between these two lovebirds. And yes, we are crazy over how they used the beauty of nature as their backdrop!

Enjoy your day folks, we most definitely will!

Photographer: ProudRad / Hair Stylist and Makeup Artist: Gery Penaso / Styling: Tipping Point Collective


A Wonderful Winery Wedding

Posted by Janna Simpao

There are so many destination weddings that we love, but somehow Sonoma Valley seems to be a favorite for many. Gian and Polly chose to have a winery wedding and it is simple endearing. With pops of pink and a gorgeous venue, we are hooked! Great photos and video, Ian Celis!

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Photographer: Ian Celis Productions / Videographer: Ian Celis Productions / Ceremony Venue: Viansa Winery, Sonoma Valley, California / Reception Venue: Viansa Winery, Sonoma Valley, California / Bride’s Dress: Sassa Jimenez / Bride’s Shoes: Badgley Mischka / Hairstylist: Margaret Laporte / Bouquets: Garden Party Napa / Cake Baker: Michele's Corner Cakes / Invitations & Stationery: Printsonalities / Lights and Sounds: Wine Country Entertainment / Wedding Tote Bags: mimssac / Boutonnieres: {etc} Handmade Goodness


22 Awesome Wedding Favor Ideas

Posted by Marian

There are endless wedding favor ideas out there, from kits, homemade goodies, D.I.Y. crafts, to personalized memorabilias. And of course, you only want the best for your guests, right? After all, it’s a way of saying thank you to them for spending their day with you!

So for the brides out there looking for favors, don’t worry! We’ve scoured every nook and cranny of the net for ideas and here are 22 of the best!

1. We can never go wrong with s’mores.

[Photo: My Life at Playtime]

[Photo: Celebrations]

2. Or how about a little sweetness?

[Photo: Small Home Big Start]

Because you know… we’re simply meant to bee!

[Photo: Etsy]

3. Recipe sheets can work too!

[Photo: Off Beat Bride]

4. And why not be forever young with these coloring sheets?

[Photo: Something Turquoise]

5. For the musically inclined, here’s a cool idea!

[Photo: Honestly WTF]

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