April, 2014

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Bold spring hues enliven a pre-race luncheon with playful graphic prints & delicate touches.

above: a bouquet blooms in lovely shades of sunshine & alabaster; ruffles lend textural interest to a Derby-worthy ensemble; bright turquoise & coral quatrefoil print adds modern edge to a classic tablescape; a simple menu is dressed to the nines in edgy teal, bold tangerine & timeless gold.

>> Click HERE to see more delightful Derby Day details!

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Contemporary California cool & equestrian elegance are a match made in heaven in this classic "Derby Day" celebration with a modern twist. Grab your most fabulous hat & get ready to race for the roses with haute couture style, bold graphic prints & timeless taste.

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Envisioning a dreamy summertime bash polished in chic refinement, Christine & Derek knew Connecticut's Tamarack Country Club would be the perfect place to tee off towards wedding perfection.

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Feel beautiful, calm and confident inside and out with damali nyc. A sleek salon with a specially designated bridal division solely devoted to making you your most gorgeous self, these hair and makeup experts will help you achieve wedding day perfection. Understanding that planning your special day can be stressful, they offer not only talent, but also patience and dependability to ensure the best, smoothest and most stress-free experience possible. Indulge in their other services, including nails, massage therapy, skin care, fitness and dapper barbers for the groomsmen.

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Dreaming of an beachside bash with an elegant twist, Allie & Matt knew the Hamptons would be an idyllic backdrop for their "I do's."

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Happy Wedding Wednesday Brides & Grooms! For this week's bridal booty we're serving up something sweet – two 10oz jars of Wicked Good Caramel Topping from Maine's Schlotterbeck & Foss Company!

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Planning a green celebration? Earth Friendly Services wants to invite you to the Green Your East End Wedding Showcase on Sunday, April 27th! Meet with local wedding professionals who are committed to practicing and promoting environmentally safe methods through their work. Get to know vendors who advocate fair trade practices, use locally sourced and organic ingredients, support cruelty free cosmetics, recycle resources, and much more! Enjoy an afternoon learning how your wedding can be green as you delight yourself with delicious treats, wine tastings, live music, and a mini-massage!

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Unearth the forgotten glow of burnished heirlooms & infuse your celebration with the sparkle of time-tested love.

above: gold starbursts & swavorski crystals sparkle on a tulle birdcage veil; petite petals & a coral-kissed ribbon add a delicate touch to an invitation; topped with an exquisitely detailed ruffled sugar flower in a luscious shade of fuchsia & trimmed with delicately rendered leaves, this almond-praline cake is the shining star of a rustic dessert table; bridesmaids shine in strapless dresses.

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Hearthside warmth glows against playful pink & copper tones for a quirky palette that's perfectly polished.

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Inspired by all things chic? Bridal Reflections invites you to their exclusive event, Galia Lahav Bridal & Evening Wear Fashion Show at Oheka Castle, where you will be surrounded by refined nuptial elegance!