As rich as wine–Pantone’s 2015 color of the year, Marsala, has been revealed just in time for the holiday season. A subdued yet rich & earthy red, Marsala is sure to find it’s way into weddings all across the globe, from table settings to day-of decor & every pretty detail in between.


2015 brings new big things from our loves over at The NotWedding! Starting in the New Year the producers of the nation’s favorite local bridal showcases-turned-celebrations take on their new brand name–The Big Fake Wedding!

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Timeless taste paired with playful pops of color lent an air of modern romance to Erin & Richie’s waterfront fete.

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Happy Wedding Wednesday Brides & Grooms! Are you still in need of the perfect stocking stuffers? Pamper your loved ones this holiday season with this week’s luxurious Bridal Booty Giveaway from Scrubby Neck Handmade Soap Co.!


Dreamy and romantic, Montauk is the ideal location for any beachside wedding. The iconic coastline is sprawling with glittering sand, while the calming sound of rolling waves pleases the ears. The Montauk Chamber of Commerce will provide you with everything you need to know about celebrating your nuptials in this idyllic East End destination. With the extensive knowledge of every church, beach, and venue, the Montauk Chamber of Commerce can assist you in making your wedding dreams come true.


Toasty copper, chocolate & russet tones bundle up a collection of cozy décor & knit-inspired knacks.


Stephanie & Shaun’s Newport wedding struck the perfect chord of classical beauty dressed up with handmade details.


Discover pure delight in the planning with Duke + Van Deusen. The dynamic duo behind this boutique planning and design company, Sarah Duke and Taylor Van Deusen, will craft and assemble your ultimate affair with love in the details and inspiration from the classic allure of New York and The Hamptons. Sharing the essence of “joie de vivre’ on the day of your vows, these industry pros will cultivate a soiree to define your love story after a complimentary consultation and a dream-worthy design of your special day.

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Envisioning a crisp, clean atmosphere replete with sophisticated style, Jessie & Scott chose an all-white color palette to complement their lush garden setting.


Happy Wedding Wednesday Brides & Grooms! Give your favorite holiday cocktails a crafty twist with this week’s Bridal Booty Giveaway from Poor Man’s Kitchen.

Family tradition, inspired libations, and one-of-a-kind flavors come together at Poor Man’s Kitchen. Using only the highest quality natural ingredients–think organic spices and pure cane sugar– these artisanal syrups welcome you to mix in a little something special to your favorite beverages.


Sing the beachcomber blues–dainty details dress up a buoyant celebration.

above (clockwise, from top left): invite guests to bundle up with goodies for the road; bid mates adieu with corked sea glass candy; catch some rays! a modern invitation radiates contemporary chic with foil letterpress detailing and bold ultramarine type; unearthed treasures from walks on the beach present a fragrant gardenia boutonniere.


Set sail & saddle up! Maritime comes to the mainland in a spread of beach-found trinkets awash with weatherworn whimsy. Echoing the spirit of afternoons spent sunbathing in the dunes, saltwater-kissed shades adorn shipshape details with playful panache.