Pin It to Win Vera Wang Stationery + A Stylish Seaside Wedding
Email sent: Mar 18, 2014 10:20 am
March 18, 2014
What kind of bride are you?
It's a great question for every bride to ask herself because it helps them to reflect on their individuality and personal style.
For brides who revel in being the center of attention and enjoy pushing the limits, we recommend sultry beaded gowns, a statement piece of jewelry, or a luxurious cover-up. We refer to these brides as exhibitionists, and we find their directness and honesty very refreshing. If you thrive on attention, then don’t shy away from it. On the contrary, follow your instincts and celebrate yourself as the centerpiece of the wedding!— XO, Vera
This seaside wedding in Malibu combined an effortlessly casual atmosphere with that of utmost elegance. For Mariko and Doug’s ceremony, the couple stood under an ancient and grandly magnificent oak. After they said “I do” the newlyweds and their guests moved to an outdoor reception decorated with garlands of glass bulbs and floral centerpieces in a creamy color palette that mirrored the sandy beach backdrop. Get inspired by this beautiful wedding at Style Me Pretty.
behind the dress
Dress Diary: Mara
Of all the gowns in the Spring 2014 collection, Mara is my most edgy design, and also one of my favorites. Every architectural element that inspired me in this collection—precise silhouettes, graceful curves and the spectacular contrast of light and dark shapes—came together in Mara. It’s a dress that really speaks to a forward-thinking bride who wants to make a very bold statement on her wedding day—but without any froth.
Mara is very artful, and sleekly minimal, cut in crisp, thick faille. A structured mermaid gown...READ MORE
Your wedding invitation will be the first glimpse of your wedding the guests will see of your big day. The color, the theme, the wording, will all let them know more than just where to be and when, but what they should wear and some of what they can expect at your ceremony and reception.
Find inspiration for your wedding invitation suite at this Vera Wang Papers post on Style Me Pretty, where the SMP editors paired some of the invitation designs with inspirational photographs of a setting and details that complement the suite beautifully.
In addition to ideas for your wedding invites, Vera Wang Papers is running a Pin It to Win It contest where five (5) lucky winners will receive a box of Vera Wang Papers foil-bordered engraved thank-you notes. (Retail, $110 per box).