Sale at BHLDN – With Deals on Some of Our Favorite Dresses!


Sale at BHLDN! From my peek on Facebook this morning, I learned that there’s a another sale alert I need to tell you about, friends! BHLDN added new wedding dresses, Mother-of-the-Bride dresses, bridesmaid dresses, and accessories to their always-awesome sale section!

Bhldn sale notice

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BHLDN Wedding Attire on Sale!

That’s right, more wedding attire is on sale! BHLDN just expanded their sale section to include one of our absolute favorite sequin dresses — the Lucent Dress — it’s a favorite with bridesmaids and Mothers-of-the-Bride, and it’s a perfect holiday season dress – already on sale! There’s is also the sister style, the Vanity dress also on sale!

There are also great deals on beautiful wedding dresses like the The Godfrey Gown and so many other pretties!Head on over to BHLDN to see the sale!

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Cozy Cover Ups and Shawls for a Winter Bride!

Bridal Wraps for a Winter Wedding

If there’s one accessory that a winter bride needs, it’s a fuzzy, cozy wrap of some sort! Even if somehow you are plenty warm enough, it’s practically your right (or duty!) as a winter bride to get to wear a fluffy furry wrap — even if it is only for the photo op! A white bridal shrug or jacket just is the quintessential winter wedding look that one shouldn’t miss out on, and the resulting style is as sweet as can be! So whether your getting married on a snow-topped mountain, having a rustic wedding in a colder climate, or it’s just a snowy winter day at the site of your wedding venue, here are our favorite and most fashionable ways to stay snug!

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Fluffy faux fur bridal wrap for winter

Antoinette Wrap from BHLDN

Faux fur wedding shawl

Winter Wedding Shawl by Davie and Chiyo on Etsy

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Fab Sale on Mother of the Bride Dresses We Love from David’s Bridal!

Sale on Mother of the Bride Dresses at David’s Bridal

So in my previous post about the Flash Sale at David’s Bridal, I mentioned that Mother of the Bride Dresses are on Sale at David’s Bridal using the code GOMOM4! This code will take $20 off any regularly priced dress. This sale actually will run until 12/31/17, giving you plenty of time to pick one you love! If it were up to us to choose, here are a few that have caught our eye recently! They have a great selection of Mother of the Bride dresses for different seasons, a full range of sizes, and some of the prettiest styles we’ve seen!

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Burgundy Gown with Embellished Neckline - from David's Bridal

Cap Sleeve Plus Size Long Dress with Beading  also available in other sizes

Gray Lace Gown with Sleeves

Long All Over Glitter Lace Mermaid Dress 

Gold and Black All over Shimmer Dress for Mother of the Bride

Allover Sequin-Embellished Mesh Column Gown

Woven-Bodice Chiffon Plus Size Gown with Beading

Beaded High-Neck Jersey and Jacquard Ball Gown 

Beaded and Embroidered Illusion Mesh Trumpet Gown

Teal Blue Beaded Dress

Cap Sleeve Beaded Gown with Scoop Back

Sequined Lace Dress with High-Low Ball Gown Skirt 

As you can see! There’s a mother of the bride dress for every type of wedding color scheme, season, and dress code! So use code GOMOM4 to save $20 off one of these beauties!

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Great Flash Sale at David’s Bridal!

If you’re about to buy a wedding dress, bridesmaid dress, wedding guest dress, or mother of the bride dress, read this post first! There’s a great sale at David’s Bridal today, where all sorts of dresses are on sale!

Sequin Wedding Dress - Wonder by Jenny Packham

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Sale alert, everyone! David’s Bridal is having a FLASH SALE for the next 13 hours! Take $40 off your order of $175 or more with code BIGSAVINGS. Selected bridesmaid dresses are also on sale starting at $9.99 (!) and Mother of the Bride Dresses are $20 off with code GOMOM4. Lots of reasons to head over there today!

Dress shown: Hand Beaded Cap Sleeve Dress by Wonder by Jenny Packham at David’s Bridal

Happy Shopping!

Floral Embroidered Ball Gown Wedding Dress: ‘Callie’ by Amsale

Wedding Dress of the Day: ‘Callie’ from Amsale’s Fall 2017 Bridal Collection

Callie by Amsale | A Floral Embroidered Ballgown Wedding Dress 2017

Today’s wedding dress of the day is ‘Callie’. ‘Callie’ is a beautiful floral and crystal embellished a-line ballgown designer wedding dress from AmsaleAffiliate links are used in some shopping sources for this post.

Callie Amsale Wedding Dress 2017

Embellished Ballgown Wedding Dress

In just a few days, the 2018 and 2019 collections will be making their debuts at Bridal Market in New York, and the new Amsale is always one we love to watch for!

Today’s wedding dress of the day, is taking it back to their Fall 2017 collection, with this stunning floral embroidered ball gown wedding dress called ‘Callie’.

It’s easy to see why we love ‘Callie’ so; the dimensional floral details and hand-sewn touches of crystals and pearls. This cascade of floral details covers the bodice and cascades gown the full ball-gown skirt.

Back of Callie wedding dress by Amsale Fall 2017Floral embroidered detail on ball gown wedding dress

Where to Find More Amsale Wedding Dresses

If you love this aesthetic, take a look at other Amsale bridal gowns we’ve featured. And be sure to keep an eye out for more Amsale wedding gowns to love for this season!

For more details, including the bridal boutiques near you that may carry Amsale wedding dresses, visit  ‘Callie’ is also available in selected Nordstrom Wedding Suite Boutiques.

Images are copyright and courtesy of Amsale.

Check out more wedding style ideas:  like dresses for your bridesmaids, mother of the bride gowns, and bridal accessories!

Velvet Dresses for Wedding Guests

Can You Wear Velvet as a Wedding Guest?

Can you wear velvet as a wedding guest? Yes, absolutely! Velvet dresses for wedding guests are a great option, especially as the holidays grow near and the days and nights get colder!

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Velvet Dresses to Wear as a Wedding Guest

Image and shopping sources: 1. Blue Velvet One Shoulder Gown from Adrianna Papell 2. Burgundy Velvet Dress – Robyn Dress from Boden 3. Floral Velvet Maxi Dress – BHLDN 4. Blue Green Velvet Dress from Boden

Velvet is particularly lovely for fall and winter formal weddings. As one of the finest special occasion fabrics, it’s idea for wedding guest attire! Velvet dresses in beautiful deep colors like bottle green, blue, burgundy, and even gold abound this season! It’s an elegant fabric that looks luxurious and also keeps you warm! It’s a great look for any event around the holidays!

Velvet Wedding Guest Dresses

Many of our favorite retailers and sponsors are offering gorgeous velvet wedding guest dresses this season. Check out places like Nordstrom, BHLDN, and  Adrianna Papell  for amazing velvety looks! We’ve been collecting some of our favorite velvet dresses in our shop section.

Here are a few of our favorite velvet dresses to wear to your next autumn or winter wedding as a guest, or if you’re not heading to a wedding,  wear these to a holiday party!

Blue Velvet Gown for a Wedding Guest Gown

Oh-so-gorgeous! We love this new blue velvet one-shoulder gown from Adrianna Papell!

Burgundy Red Velvet Dress

This ASOS one shoulder velvet dress is striking, and under $40!

Love this bottle green velvet dress from Nordstrom! They have tons of beautiful velvet dresses!



Where to Find Velvet Dresses
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Lace Wedding Dress with Capelet: ‘Jael’ by Watters

Boho Lace Wedding Dress with Capelet: ‘Jael’ by Watters

Today’s wedding dress of the day ‘Jael’ by Watters.  Jael is an all-over lace bridal gown, that features an capelet style overlay that creates a flutter sleeve, and lace back detail.

Jael Wedding Dress by Watters

Lace wedding dress with flutter sleeve, capelet Designer lace wedding dress with lace back detail | Jael

Jael by Watters (Style 3039B) is the combination of so much we love about wedding dresses. It’s dramatic, yet timeless and romantic. It’s a unique bridal, and slightly bohemian, and yet would also be a suitable pick for a classic bride. ‘Jael’ is a slip or sheath lace wedding dress fashioned in Anjo lace. It’s eye-catching style comes in the form of the capelet style sleeve, and the intricate lace details of the sleeves, back and bodice. It’s an unforgettable bridal gown!

More Watters Wedding Dresses

For more information, including how to find the bridal boutique nearest you that carries Watters Brides wedding dresses visit Images are courtesy and copyright of Watters.

Don’t forget to find a pair of wedding shoes, or some bridal accessories to pair with your wedding dress! And check out other wedding dresses of the day we’ve featured this year!

October Sale on Wedding Invitations (and Holiday Cards) at Minted!

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Cute Wedding Invitations “Peonies & Berries” – Customizable Wedding Invitations in White or Blue by Susan Moyal from Minted!

Great Sale on Wedding Invitations!

If you’re in the start of wedding planning mode, ordering your wedding invitations is probably a big priority on your list! Well, October is a great time to finalize and order your wedding invitations from Minted, because they are offering 15% off wedding invitation suites and ceremony and reception essentials!

pretty gilded wedding invitations

Detail view of ‘Gilded Drape’ Wedding Invitations from Minted

This means you not only can order and customize your invitations with Minted, but you can also coordinate and save on all the other details: signage for your wedding, place cards, menus, table numbers, decor and more!

Minted has also just introduced a line of custom and personalized belly bands! (To the uninitiated –as I once was —  belly bands are those cute little wrappers that keep your invitation suite together in the envelope!) I was obsessed with so many DIYs – including creating belly bands at my wedding – it was so time consuming for something that didn’t get saved! Order them instead and be done with it!

When you’re ready to order your wedding invitations,  use CODE WEDSTYLE for 15% wedding invitations and ceremony and reception details! (Hurry, though, this only goes through Monday, October 9, 2017!)

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Modern Embellished Bridal Gown: ‘Odelia’ by Aria

Modern Wedding Dress with Embellished Detail

Today’s Wedding Dress of the Day is a sleek silk crepe bridal gown, with just the right touch of statement-making detail. It’s the ‘Odelia’ gown by Aria!

Silk crepe modern wedding dress | Odelia by Aria

Wedding Dress Made in the USA | Odelia by Aria

Customizable Wedding Dresses Made in the US

I’ve been a long-time fan of the bridal creations of  Aria, ever since I wore an Aria dress as a bridesmaid almost 9 year ago! Back then, Aria was known for their incredible construction, and customized approach to bridesmaid dresses.

While they no longer make bridesmaid dresses, I’m happy to report that Aria has now decided to focus solely on making stunning bridal gowns, and they still offer their incredible customized approach! Aria wedding dresses still feature beautiful tailoring, high-quality fabrics, and all wedding dresses are still made in the USA!

Head over to Aria to have a look at both ‘Odelia’ and the other gowns in their collections, and check out all the options for customization! Aria allows you to pick one of their incredible bodices, and then customize the skirt and other details of the silhouette, to get the exact look you want! Please read more about Aria’s amazing dress making process!

Odelia, USA made wedding dress

Odelia, A Silk Crepe Wedding Dress with Sleeve Embellishment

‘Odelia’ is a silk crepe wedding dress, which is shown here with a full-length gown in a trumpet silhouette with chapel length train. ‘Odelia’ has graceful illusion sleeves and beaded applique on shoulders and waist, and is constructed with garment boning for support and a supremely flattering fit. The embellished illusion sleeve detail is unlike anything we’ve ever seen, which is why we’ve picked this gown as our wedding dress of the day! This gown is fully lined, and made in USA.

To find out more about ordering ‘Odelia’ or any of the other absolutely beautiful wedding dresses that Aria offers, please visit

While you’re here, don’t forget to check out your options for bridesmaid dresses, wedding veils, or bridal shoes! And please also take a peek at previous Wedding Dress features!