Downton Abbey Fans: Borrow Lady Mary’s Tiara!


Remember the fabulous tiara Lady Mary wore for her wedding to Matthew back in Season 3 of Downton Abbey? Now you can wear the same exact tiara, valued at £125,000, which translates to about $205,000. All you have to do is put down a deposit of £125,000, then pay a rental fee of about … [Read more...]

Favorite Formal Gowns

Ann Taylor Satin Jersey Capelet Gown

Inspired by the lovely gowns at the Emmy's, I started daydreaming a bit about what I would wear to a formal event this fall. (If I wasn't hugely pregnant, that is...) Perhaps this gorgeous satin jersey capelet gown from Ann Taylor? Didn't have time to fit in three million tricep curls before … [Read more...]

Best Dressed at Any Wedding: You.


It's that season, ladies, and there are so many fresh styles that work for wedding attire. We all know that wearing white is unacceptable, but what are the other guidelines to follow? What's too sexy, what's too boring? And what, pray tell, is black tie-optional? As a bride myself, I can tell you … [Read more...]

The Lost Art of Dressing: Hats


Did you read this article on It's about Professor Linda Przybyszewski who teaches a class called "A Nation of Slobs" at the University of Notre Dame, in South Bend, Indiana. I'm not sure which of her quotes is my favorite: "I think style just moved toward simplicity, and eventually … [Read more...]

Plus Size Bridal at Kiyonna

Plus size wedding dresses.

Weddings are stressful enough, you should not have the added strain of finding a dress. Shopping online for a plus size bridal dress is easier than ever. The Bridal Boutique at Kiyonna is celebrating the simplicity of summer brides with their long and short wedding dress options that will not break … [Read more...]

Paperless Post now has Save the Dates!


Paperless Post is the chicest of e-vites and now the online stationary site is adding Save The Dates to their wedding line!! There are lots of styles to tell your guests about your big day. An even bigger bonus is that you can also now send the same card to different people on your guest list … [Read more...]

Jennifer Aniston’s Wedding Dress

Carolina Herrera Bridal for Jennifer Aniston

Well, not really. But ever since news of her engagement to Justin Theroux broke in August, gossip mags have openly speculated about every detail of the wedding process - from Justin's romantic proposal to their star-studded engagement party, from wedding day guest list to possible wedding date … [Read more...]

Carly Patterson Weds in Vera Wang


2004 was a big year in women's gymnastics. It was only the second time in history that an American had won the coveted All Around title at the Olympics. And the first time it was won during a non-boycotted Games. When Mary Lou Retton won in 1984, the Soviet Union had boycotted the Olympics. … [Read more...]

Jessica Biel’s Pink Wedding Dress


Justin Timberlake was the heartthrob du jour during my formative pre-teen years, so it's not my fault I'm obsessed with curious to learn the details of his wedding to Jessica Biel. Did you know he serenaded his bride as she walked down the aisle with an original piece he composed just for her? … [Read more...]