Weddings

The Modern Wedding Film

[Brighter Lights Media/Vimeo] Christian Nachtrieb and Christopher Scesny of Brighter Lights Media  put their own twist on traditional wedding videos, turning them into Hollywood-like films […]

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Remembering Loved Ones on Your Wedding Day

[Photo courtesy of iStockphoto] A wedding is a celebration of the love between two people. It’s also a celebration of the love that the bride […]

Fair-trade wedding gowns from Celia Grace
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Celia Grace: Bridal Gowns with Heart

[“Amelia” silk gown / Chattman Photography] Celia Grace is a for-profit social enterprise founded by Groton native Marcelia “Marcie” Muehlke, whose mission is to create beautiful […]

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DIY Bridal Beauty Tips

Can’t find the right makeup artist or stressing over the cost? Or, are you just a DIY-kind-of-girl? With these steps, you can achieve a beautiful […]

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Add Color to Your Bridal Style

When it comes to weddings, color is a do — gowns now come in blush, light blue, even red. But, don’t fear: Even if you […]

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Make Your Wedding Fitting Fabulous

The alteration process can be stressful for brides. You have questions and concerns — and you want to make sure everything is perfect. Here are […]

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Winter Wedding Wonderland

(istockphoto.com) It seems like everyone is planning on succulent-filled spring nuptials or a boho beach vows these days. But here are five great reasons to […]

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Photos From the Style Me Pretty Weddings Launch

(Signed copy / Photo by Julie DiGiovine) Thursday evening, local wedding guru and author Abby Larson of Style Me Pretty blog teamed up with Gilt City […]

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What Not to Do Before “I Do”

(Photo by Goodshoot) The week leading up to your wedding is already stressful and filled with bridal tasks. The last thing you need is a […]

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Your Dress for Less

(iStockphoto.com) Are you a bride-to-be searching for your dream dress for less? Camille Bridal Couture, just down 84 in West Hartford,  is closing its doors and […]

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Put a Ring on It

(Tiffany setting | Image courtesy of Tiffany & Co.) You’ve been saving and waiting for the right moment. Now it’s time to find the ring. […]

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Break These Rules on Your Big Day

(Image courtesy of Sun Kissed by Jenni.) Tradition is a big part of weddings. From what you wear to where you sit, there are guidelines […]

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Wedding Invitations 101

(Images courtesy of Hartford Prints) Selecting and designing wedding invitations can be overwhelming for brides and grooms-to-be. Luckily, the sisters of Connecticut paper goods shop […]

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The Un-Veiling: Bridal Headpieces to Complement (or Replace) Your Wedding Veil

Veils are the epitome of classic bridal beauty. The simplicity of sheer tulle can be exquisite. But with bolder looks like Kim Kardashian’s jeweled headpiece […]

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Stylish Engagement Shoots

(Photo from iStockphoto) As a stylist, some of my favorite shoots to work on are engagement shoots. I love helping brides- and grooms-to-be decide what […]