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...]

Looking to Save? Buy and Sell Pre-Owned Wedding Stuff at Bravo Brides!

The current recession has forced many brides to slash their wedding budget and cut out some of the more extravagant details from their original wedding plan. The New York Times reports that some brides are relocating to cheaper venues, nixing the wedding cake, asking a shutter-happy friend to replace the photographer, downsizing the bouquets, and slashing the guest list. The NY Times also mentions a cool website called Bravo Brides. This is a fantastic forum for brides-to-be who want to save … [Read more...]

Great Gift for the Honeymooners

When you're tired of buying juice-makers and bathroom accessories, maybe you'll agree with Jonathan that matching Mr & Mrs beach towels are a refreshing gift.  The couple can lay out in Maui basking in the knowlege that every passer-by is aware of their newlywed status. If that isn't enough for the besotted lovers, you can throw in some flip-flops that will leave them blissfully tracking "just married" everywhere they go. … [Read more...]

No ordinary Wedding Cake

Beautiful... funky... colorful... precariously stacked and in dozens of flavors you've never even heard of: Wedding cakes these days are one more way to show off your personal flair. This particular article focusing on cake makers in Frederick County, MD, but these trends can be found all over the country. Most cakes take 10 hours or less, but one cake in the shape of a castle took Juanita Bowers 30 hours to make! Among her more unusual cake creations is the but increasingly popular cakes, … [Read more...]