Bride vs. Bridal Party: How Coordinated Should They Be?

One of the most beautiful details to consider when planning a wedding is the overall look of your bridal party. Most brides will choose to have some level of coordination for their bridal party (if for not for the entire wedding). The simplest and most common way to coordinate is by choosing a color scheme. Once you've done that then you can get down to the finer details of dress style, bouquet, accessories, hairstyle and shoes. The next debate would be how well you want your own bridal look … [Read more...]

PrimeStyle.com – Where Jewelry Meets Style

Company Overview   PrimeStyle.com is your direct jewelry manufacturer. Located in New York City's famous Diamond District, Prime Style provides you with high quality jewelry and diamonds at low factory prices. Prime Style is exclusively online, and not a retail store, which is why the prices are so low. At Prime Style you will find a wide selection of beautifully designed fine jewelry for any occasion.   Special Features   Prime Style manufactures all types of jewelry … [Read more...]

A Golden Treasure Found Online – PrimeStyle.com

Like many girls, I had all sorts of ideas and plans about my wedding long before I even met my Mr. Perfect.  Since I wasn't much of a ring girl, I couldn't imagine myself wearing an engagement ring - my thought was to get another piercing in my ear when the time came, and get an engagement earring instead.  Well, as it happened, when the time came, I was up and ready for a proper engagement ring, a classic one, right on my finger.  But now I had to catch up for lost time, for all those years I … [Read more...]

Spectacular Wedding Gowns for 2017

The season is overflowing with beautiful gowns for brides and bridesmaids!   As usual, there is something for everyone... fluffy ballgown for the princess in you, sleek sheaths for the modern bride, colors and prints for extra fun, and even minis and pants! Remember, even if you can't afford a gown by a top designer, use these photos as inspiration for your own dress. Often, a talented dressmaker can remake a gown for a fraction of the cost! All photos are from Martha Stewart … [Read more...]

Wedding Thank You Notes 101

Just when you thought you could heave a sigh of relief, there's one more wedding-related task that mustn't be forgotten- writing "thank you" notes for all the gifts you received. After all, your mom will want to everyone to know that you've been brought up properly! But sometimes the task can be a little daunting, especially when it comes to writing "thank you's" for gifts you don't really love, or notes to people you don't really know. But with a little finesse and a few helpful pointers … [Read more...]

Weddings & Kids: All you need to know!

I've been to many weddings, my own included, where kids were welcome guests who were expected to pretty much do their own thing and enjoy the wedding like everyone else. No separate children's room, no special activities, no kiddie meals. The kids sat with the parents and ate adult fare (most kids are fine with a roll, some chicken or fish, a vegetable-- although they usually eat a lot less than adults). When they got too tired to participate any longer (in any positive way, at least!) they were … [Read more...]

Never Too Old to Marry!

Have you seen this sweet video yet? If not, take two minutes to watch it; I bet it will warm your heart just a little bit! You're never too old to love again! … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Bouquet: Make it more meaningful!

Americans will buy somewhere in the ballpark of 200 million roses for their Valentine’s sweethearts. While roses are a safe bet, there are many other beautiful flowers with special meaning behind them. To make your offering even more memorable, compose a little note (or even a poem!) describing your feelings and how your loved one is like the lovely flowers you've chosen! About.com Marriage has a super-inclusive, alphabetical list of flowers and their meaning. Check it out here. Here's a … [Read more...]

Brides in Glasses: Yay or Nay?

If you are a gal who wears glasses, the big wedding debate (at least as far as your mom or grandma may be concerned) is whether or not it's OK to keep your glasses on! But that is a wholly personal choice, and mainly depends on how comfortable and pretty you feel in your specs. Of course, we already know your glasses don't take away from your beauty or womanliness. In fact, some may regard them as a necessary fashion accessory. If you love your glasses and don't feel like "you" without them, … [Read more...]

Marriage: Signs of Communication Breakdown

Lack of communication in relationships seems to be a consistent cause of marital problems. But because a breakdown in communication does not usually happen overnight, there are usually signs of trouble for a while before a real split happens. Here are some symptoms and suggested remedies to heal ailing communication between partners, from Kim Malchuk, motivational speaker, coach, and award-winning author (via Hitched). : 1: Short Fuse. This is a warning flag, especially if your spouse is … [Read more...]