A Romantic Rustic Wedding + Win a Springtime Bouquet from Vera Wang
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March 11, 2014
Registering is yet another daunting task when it comes to planning a wedding. It is essential, however, to guide your guests towards gifts that you will use and cherish. For younger couples with fewer material belongings, a registry is an opportunity to acquire special pieces including china and crystal. Nevertheless, always register for a variety of gifts within a range of prices and, if possible, choose one nationwide retailer with various locations.
These days it is also practical to complement your primary registry with smaller ones that reflect your hobbies – cooking, wine, gardening, sports – or that contribute to elements of your honeymoon. The registry should reflect your tastes, so that guests purchase gifts that are “you”. -XO, Vera
Jessica and Zach chose the Devil’s Thumb Ranch in Colorado as the destination for their wedding. Jessica’s elegant white Vera Wang gown was framed by bouquets of white roses, hydrangeas and chamomiles held by the bridesmaids, and white flowery décor used in the centerpieces and on the wedding cake. The classic white blooms contrasted beautifully with the raw, natural scenery of the ranch, forest and snow-topped Rocky Mountains. Get inspired by their wedding at Green Wedding Shoes.
Margaret is a gown that encapsulates the best of both worlds for me—it truly is a fairy tale gown, yet it has all of the architectural precision that was such an important part of my vision for the Spring collection.
The romantic fairy tale aspect is easy to spot in Margaret—that fabulous full ball gown, with its diaphanous layers of tulle. There’s volume there, but it...READ MORE
Enter to Win
Brighten up your home with the New Day Dawns™ Bouquet by Vera Wang from FTD®. This colorful arrangement is filled with a range of vibrant blooms, including pale yellow roses, deep purple iris, fuchsia spray roses and white Oriental lilies, and creates a stunning flower bouquet that is both sophisticated and elegant. Presented in a modern clear glass vase, this bouquet is a beautiful way to extend your birthday wishes, or offer your congratulations throughout the year. In addition to choosing one winner, all XO, Vera subscribers will receive $10 off any order placed at FTD.com. (Retail, $69.99)
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, March 17, 2014. 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.