Why Made-to-Measure Gowns are the Next Big Thing in Bridal Fashion

Wedding gowns are a bride’s ultimate dress come to life! While there are many options for choosing your gown, brides usually start by asking themselves: Will I have it custom-made? Or will I buy it off the rack? What most people don’t know is that there’s actually a middle option: made-to-measure gowns. With made-to-measure gowns, you get the best of both worlds: Customizing it to some extent, yet still getting a vibe of what your dress will look like from the get-go. Curious as to how it all pans out? Allow us to walk you through the process of getting a made-to-measure gown, showing why it can be the next big thing in bridal fashion.

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Bride’s Dress: Francis Libiran Bridal / Photographer: Nice Print Photography / Hairstylist and Makeup Artist: HG Studio / Flowers: Te Amo Floristeria Manila

The 6 Things We Absolutely Loved About Pippa Middleton and James Matthews’ Wedding

It may not have been the wedding of the century, but Pippa Middleton and James Matthews’ nuptials were definitely more than memorable. Over the weekend, this charming British couple said their “I Dos,” and we were all over the live feed! So here are the six things we absolutely loved about their wedding.

 

1. The bride’s overall look

Pippa’s Giles Deacon gown was divine. On its own, it already screamed elegance and chic, but on Pippa–it was perfection! We love how the beautiful bride’s toned figure was just the perfect silhouette for her fully laced, high-necked, cap-sleeved gown. Plus points for her gorgeous updo too–so classy!

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An Outdoor Wedding with a Turquoise and Bright Pink Theme

Summer is always a great time for outdoor weddings! Reno and Kat had theirs at the Montemar Beach Club with Nicolai Melicor onsite to capture all of the sweet moments and details of this vibrant celebration. I love how the bright pink hues go perfectly with the hints of turquoise, and how the white elements just balance everything out. I also can’t help notice the stunning floral styling of John O’neal. Oh, everything just looks so charming and romantic! Now, don’t miss out on today’s feature, and have a great week ahead!

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Photographer: Nicolai Melicor / Videographer: Image and Motion by Israel Abad Matias / Venue: Montemar Beach Club / Bride's Dress, Bridesmaid Dresses, & Groom's Attire: Roxoanne Bagano Couture / Bride’s Shoes: Melissa / Hairstylist & Makeup Artist: Daddie Paule / Entourage Hairstylist & Makeup Artist: Makeup by Danna Hipolito / Flowers, Decor, & Event Stylist: John O'neal Weddings and Events / Cake Baker & Catering: Montemar Beach Club / Invitations & Stationery: Ever Engraving Stationary Inc. / Layout & Calligraphy: Natalie Lim / Band & Ceremony Musicians: Madz and Dzhei / Host: Darlene Tan-Salazar / Lights & Sounds: Villaruz Pro Lights and Sounds / Favors: Lulu Swing / Favors: Istorya Creations / Wedding Planner/Coordinator: John O'neal Weddings and Events / Robes: La Tercera

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A Stylish Engagement Shoot in Cagayan de Oro

Today, we’re featuring an engagement set shot in a dreamy garden in Cagayan de Oro. Daniel and Maxine looked every inch a power couple with their well-styled venue and wardrobe, and Ed Millard Photography captured the romantic aura perfectly. Elegant and ethereal with a touch of vintage here and there, this shoot is easily a personal fave. Tip for engaged couples: Stylists come in handy not only for the wedding day, but even for prenup shoots! Scroll down to see the entire set to see what I’m talking about!

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Photographer: Ed Millard Photography / Stylist: Dio Deus / Stylist: Gil Macaibay / Flowers & Decor: Petals CDO

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What Couples Usually Fight About During Wedding Planning

With wedding planning comes great responsibility–such as going on numerous meetings, researching for pegs, and reaching out to many guests. Depending on each couple, some may find wedding planning more stressful, and there might be a point where friction between you and your hubby-to-be can arise in the middle of everything. Here are just some of the things you may not see eye to eye about–anticipating it might just be the key to dealing with it better. (Psst, we do have tips to fix wedding quarrels, so don’t you fret!)

What Couples Usually Fight About During Wedding Planning Photo: Marvin Aquino Photography

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