August, 2014


Calling all couples! We’re oh-so thrilled to announce the 3rd NotWedding NYC! This fall, the party comes to the Green Building on September 23rd to offer brides and grooms-to-be endless inspiration.


Nestled in the heart of North Fork Wine Country, Raphael Vineyards is an idyllic escape for your East End “I do’s.” Founded and operated by the Petrocelli family, this vineyard uses century-old winemaking techniques to craft libations that strike the perfect balance of tradition and innovation. On top of their delicious libations, Raphael Vineyards offers a bevy of celebration sites. The vineyard’s interior offers multiple rooms, each outfitted with elegant décor, romantic lighting and breathtaking views of the surrounding vineyard lanes.


Striving for a clean, simple design, Caroline & Lathan crafted a one-of-a-kind ambience of understated elegance rife with personal touches.


Congratulations to The NotWedding! After reaching 6,000 Facebook followers–what better way to celebrate than with a sale? Now you can enjoy 50% off ticket prices for the remaining events in 2014!


Happy Wedding Wednesday Brides & Grooms! Take a tip from the pros with this week’s Bridal Booty Giveaway. One lucky winner will receive a copy of Emily Post’s Wedding Parties–a guide to all things nuptial before you say “I do!”


Burnished shades of copper and bronze craft a polished palette that’s oh-so elegant.

above (clockwise, from top left): give your day-of details an elegant edge with gilded succulents; baroque-inspired accents adorn a cream invitation suite; sparkle & shine with vintage-inspired treasures; transform copper magnolia leaves into elegantly scripted place tags.


Congratulations Bella Bridesmaids! These fashion pros have been named “Best Bridesmaid Dress Boutique” by Moffly Media's Best of the Gold Coast Connecticut. From timelessly sophisticated silhouettes to fun and flirty designs, this shop has looks from the nation’s top designers to suit every style and taste.

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Polished to perfection, a palette of shimmering bronze and burnished copper crafts an ambience of understated elegance. Turn to warm tones of russet and amber with a healthy dose of sparkle to make your celebration shine.


Inspired by the Barn at Wesleyan Hills’ classic rustic charm, Justine and Jason crafted a romantic country-chic atmosphere with a refined twist.


Congratulations A Little Something White Bridal Couture! One of our favorite boutiques has been named “Best Bridal Gowns” in Moffly Media’s Best of the Gold Coast 2014!

Offering couture creations from top designers–think Coren Moore, Judd Waddell, Sareh Nouri & so many more!–it’s no wonder this sweet shop a top choice for local & destination brides alike!

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