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Style Tips For The Winter Plus Size Bride | Pretty Pear Bride

Style Tips For The Winter Plus Size Bride

Check out this bride in her wedding here. Some brides prefer to marry in the spring or summer, and others dream of tying the knot in the fall or winter. While we love winter weddings (the snow! the holidays! the romance!), it can be tough to find a dress fit for a cold-weather wedding — you’ll want […]

{Fashion Friday} Top 4 Reasons Plus Size Brides Should Visit David’s Bridal

We all know that David’s Bridal has gotten a bad rap in the past according to plus size brides; from not being treated appropriately, to not having a large selection of plus size wedding dresses to choose from.  But David’s Bridal has finally listened and what they have done is such a great move in […]

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{Celebrity Wedding} Favorite Inspirations from Nicolette Mason’s Wedding Wearing a Wedding Gown by Christian Siriano | Clean Plate Pictures

  Happy Wedding Saturday!! I’m beyond excited to share a few sneak peeks from celebrity plus size blogger Nicolette Mason’s Memorial Day wedding to her sweetheart Ali in Brooklyn.  There are so many things that I adore about this wedding. Here are a few pictures of my favorite inspirations from her wedding.   Non White […]

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Final Week to Win $10,000 in Merchandise from David’s Bridal

  We are coming up on the last week of the Steal the Deal sweepstake.  If this is the first time you’re hearing about this, then you definitely need to head over to Davidsbridal.com and see what everyone is so excited about! We have more details in our first 3 posts here, here and here.   Have you entered yet? […]

Have You Entered to Win David’s Bridal Steal The Deal Yet?

  Well, if you have no idea what the  Steal the Deal sweepstake is, then you definitely need to head over to Davidsbridal.com and see what everyone is so excited! We have more details in our first 2 posts here and here. Have you entered yet? IF YOU HAVEN’T WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR. Enter Now   We […]

Win $10,000 in David’s Bridal Merchandise

It’s week two of David’s Bridal 4 week sweepstakes, if you missed our first post laying out the details, check it out find here.  I’m so excited to say that we have had tons of pretty pear brides enter for their chance to “Steal The Deal”! Have you entered yet? If you haven’t what are you […]

{Fashion Friday} Engagement Style Party Tips for Plus Size Brides

    {REAL CURVY ENGAGEMENT} ADVENTUROUS COUPLE IN GEORGIA   After your significant other pops the question, it’s time start thinking about your engagement party — and what you’re going to wear to the celebration. Remember that this is a time to celebrate and enjoy the excitement and wonderment of being engaged, so these helpful […]

{Fashion Friday} Style Tips Every Plus Size Winter Bride Should Know

    {REAL PLUS SIZE WEDDING} SHADES OF PURPLE BOSTON WEDDING BY M DAVIDSON-SCHAPIRO PHOTOGRAPHY   Some brides prefer to marry in the spring or summer, and others dream of tying the knot in the fall or winter. While we love winter weddings (the snow! the holidays! the romance!), it can be tough to find […]

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{Plus Size Bridal Salon} “A Curvy Bride” in Texas

This week’s plus size bridal salon feature is of a new bridal salon in Dallas Texas, A Curvy Bride. And it’s just what Dallas needed! Check out their interview below.     1. Tell us about you and your background.  A Curvy Bride is a division of StarDust Celebrations which was opened in 1999 by Jenifer […]

{Wedding Tip Thursday} Top 3 Tips On How To Pick A Bridesmaids Dresses for All Sizes

    As a plus size bride you must keep in mind all your bridesmaids and their sizes.  As hard as it is to take everyone’s feelings and size into consideration because I know you feel like it’s YOUR day but you must be mindful of how the bridesmaid dress will fit on all your […]

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{Curvy Brides Recap} Curvaceous Couture’s New Show “Curvy Brides” Episode 1 Recap

I was so excited about watching this amazing show! The plus size bridal community has been waiting so long for something like this.  TLC has done shows in the past for plus size brides but they haven’t been shot in salons that were fully dedicated to plus size wedding gowns. This show takes place in Curvaceous […]

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{PPB Magazine} Fall Issue {V11} is Live…View the Preview NOW

Order Digital Issue and Digital/Print  I can’t get over how much went into this issue from all the amazing articles to the fantastic weddings we featured.  It leaves me in awe to think about it.  Well, it’s finally here and I’m so excited to share it with you.  And our cover looks amazing too, thanks to all the […]

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{PPB Magazine} Fall 2014 Issue {V11} Cover Sneak Peek

Pre-Order Digital Issue and Digital/Print  It seems that our Pretty Pear Bride Magazine covers are getting better and better each issue and this issue is no different.  We have a wonderful team that worked tirelessly to make a cover that would knock everyone’s socks off and it did.  My goal to making amazing issues and covers is to […]

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{Curvy News} “Curvy Brides” Finally Get Their Own Show On TLC

Yep you heard me right and I am official overjoyed and beyond excited to report that we as plus size and curvy brides are finally getting some representation on TV.  “Curvy Brides” is set to premiere on TLC during the coveted “Friday Bride Day” at 10pm on August 1, 2014. “Curvy Brides” showcases the plus-size bridal salon […]

{Wedding Tip Thursday} Top Plus Size Bridal Trends for Bridal Wear

Bridal trends come and go.  One year something is totally hot, and then it’s gone…just like your Mom’s 1984 wedding dress – puffy sleeves were totally in, and now they are just a laughing stock, (although if you decide to have an 80’s themed wedding, puffy sleeves and all, please be sure to let me […]

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{Fashion Friday} Plus Size Vintage Weddings by ModCloth // Sponsored Post

{Fashion Friday} Plus Size Vintage Weddings by ModCloth // Sponsored Post    I am such a vintage fanatic at heart and I think it’s because vintage fashions are a nod to a more elegant and chic time.  Women’s fashion was so chic and it was so easy to be a plus size  bride during this […]

{Wedding Tip Thursday} Engagement Photos For The Plus Size Bride

Travel Inspired Engagement Shoot January can be a magical and overwhelming time in the life of a newly engaged couple. You have so much to look forward to, so many things to plan, and then a realization that hits you like a bag of bricks. Photos. Engagement photos, bachlorette photos, wedding photos, family photos, any […]

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{Wedding Tip Thursday} Dress Shopping as a Plus Size Bride….the salon

Whenever anyone thinks about looking for a wedding dress, people always cringe because they know they will be trying on a ton of dresses which to some might seem like a good time but come on, the thought of having to get dressed in a room between 5-10 times and then having to come out […]