Beaded Ball Gown Bridal Gown with V-neckline from Anne Barge’s Spring 2018 Collection
Today’s wedding dress of the day, is ‘Francoise’ by Anne Barge. This beaded wedding dress is a v neck ballgown, heavily embellished with vinelike beading, and beautiful volume from layers of tulle.
‘Francoise’ Wedding Dress from Anne Barge’s Spring 2018 Collection
The ‘Francoise’ gown is part of the Anne Barge Spring 2018 Collection. If you’re looking for a classic ballgown with sparkling detail and a flattering neckline, this may be the gown for you! Take a look at the alternate view for the open side bodice – one of our favorite details!
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Wedding Dress of the Day: Hand Draped Tulle Wedding Gown from White by Vera Wang
Tulle Bridal Gown
Today’s wedding dress of the day, is not only a lovely ball gown style wedding dress, it also comes with a story of a good deed. As you may have heard, bridal retailer Alfred Angelo Bridal unexpectedly closed their doors this week, leaving many brides and wedding parties in a terrible predicament because many are still without their dresses. David’s Bridal, however, has stepped up (as have many other local bridal boutiques) by offering assistance to anyone who has a verified purchase with Alfred Angelo, who is now worried about receiving their gowns. See here for more details on the David’s Bridal offer to Alfred Angelo customers!Read More
Mid-July is not only the height of summer wedding season, it’s also time for the highly-anticipated Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Right now, it’s the Anniversary Sale Early Access period, just for Nordstrom card holders. Get the card, and you can get new arrivals and clearance items at unheard of prices before the sale is open to the public on July 21.
If you’re not familiar with the sale, it’s remarkable because Nordstrom very rarely offers sales, but when they do, they are outstanding! The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is one of the only sales I know of that puts NEW arrivals on sale when they arrive! There are a few notable pieces for fall like these dresses that are available at amazing prices. You’ll also want to check out the new arrivals for top designers Ted Baker London, kate spade new york,Longchamp, Nadri, Kendra Scott, and Bony Levy, and all the beauty deals.
Clearance Sale – Beautiful Dresses from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
The other part of the sale, is the clearance sectionwhere so many of thedressesand pieces we’ve featured over the past few months are now available for unbelievable discounts. If you’ve had your eye on any dresses, take a look at the clearance section to see if it might be on sale!
Here are a few of the pieces we’ve seen that are included in the sale, that we’d snap up while you can! The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale early access for cardholdersstarts today, and the sale runs through July 20th. It’s a great time to stock up on your fall wardrobe and get summer looks for a steal!
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Cute Dresses to Wear to July Weddings + Receptions
The shift from June to July certainly went quickly! If you have back-to-back weekends of wedding invitations for the month of July, this post full of July wedding guest attire ideas is for you! In addition to the running collection of summer wedding guest dresses I list on this shop page, I try to find new dresses each month during the summer wedding season that will suit guests.
For me, dressing for July events are not only about looking good, but also staying cool and comfortable, since many summer weddings take place outside in the sunshine. I also favor more vibrant colors and prints this time of year to mimic the celebratory spirit of summer. Here are my latest picks for what to wear to a July wedding for the 2017 season!
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