Selena Gomez on the Red Carpet, a Vintage Real Wedding + Win Vera Wang Be Jeweled
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September 03, 2013
Don’t be afraid to let your groom-to-be in on your idea of the perfect engagement ring. In today’s world, couples prefer to collaborate on the choice, and all aspects including size, shape, style, and price should be considered. (When it comes to budget, the “two months salary” benchmark is outdated to say the least.) For brides-to-be, your ring should complement the size of your hand and tone of your skin, as well as the reality of your lifestyle, even if you do not plan to wear it every day. As you go through the process, never forget the essence of the engagement ring – above all, it is a symbol of love and a promise you are making to each other. -- XO, Vera
Australian couple Evgenia and Ted planned a romantic, vintage theme for their destination wedding in Athens, Greece. The bride arrived at the ceremony in a cream-colored 1950s Mercedes convertible, which coordinated with both the color palette and theme perfectly. For the reception, the venue was decorated with antique roses, candles, and rustic furniture. Get inspired by their wedding details at stylemepretty.com.
This dress comes from a meeting of two worlds: there are elements of traditional bridal, in the grand, fairytale mold, and here this classicism encounters an original, modern perspective: the strapless, shoulder-baring sensuality, and the bold bodice, with its contemporary take on classical decorative bridal design. What's so interesting in this bodice, and you have it again with other pieces in the collection, is the fresh take on embroidery: a hallowed art form in the grand bridal tradition, and something we tend to associate with an Old-World, perhaps more elegant, or even stiff design. In Liesel, I've tried to...READ MORE
Enter to Win
Vera Wang Be Jeweled captures all the flirtatious energy of the perfect girls' night out in a radiant, floral scent that sparkles from within. Inspired by one of Vera's key fashion embellishments, each bottle is intricately faceted and brilliantly cut to evoke a precious gem. Illuminated by jewels in shades of purple, pink, and champagne, Be Jeweled offers a stunning combination of sophistication and excitement. The winner of this week's Enter to Win will receive a 1.7 oz bottle of Be Jeweled. (Retail, $52)
Click here to e-mail your entry. Winner will be selected in a random drawing. You can only enter once per giveaway. You must enter before 5 p.m. ET on Monday, September 9, 2013. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 or older. We'll notify the winner by e-mail and you'll have 24 hours to respond. If we don't hear back, we'll pick a new winner. Click here for complete Official Rules.