Browsing Category: Bridal Fashions

{Fashion Friday} Decoding Wedding Dress Styles and Necklines

There are so many different wedding dress styles and necklines it can make your head spin.  So I found these handy little pictures to help you tell the difference between them all.  Hope it helps! Which neckline and dress style is your favorite?   Dress Styles   Image from Camille Gracia Bridal Couture   Necklines […]

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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 […]

{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 […]

{Bridal Week 2015 Recap} Jenny Packham’s Whimsical Designs Embrace Models of All Sizes

There are two times of year that I literally get giddy and excited and that’s Bridal Week.  It’s comes twice a year in April and October and seriously it’s like I’m a kid in a candy shop or I’m opening gifts on Xmas morning.  And of course this past weekend was the first for the […]

{Fashion Friday} Kelly Clarkson Wears Wedding Gown by Watters weeks before her Wedding

Kelly Clarkson is an inspiration to all curvy women and especially since she will soon be a curvy bride when she marries her fiance, Brandon Blackstock.  So what better way to get ready for her big day than to wear a custom Watters wedding gown performing her new single “Tie It Up on the view. […]

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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 […]

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Plus Size Wedding Dress of the Week ~ Glamour Plus: Abella

{Fashion Friday} Plus Size Wedding Dress of the Week ~ Glamour Plus: Abella This dress took my breath away when I first saw it, one because of the ornate beading and detail and two because of the jacket that attaches to the inside of the dress.  So you can literally have two separate looks to […]

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{Plus Size Wedding Dress} Sydney’s Closet ~ Style SC5022

{Plus Size Wedding Dress} Sydney’s Closet ~ Style SC5022 This dress is part of Sydney’s Closet’s 2013 Spring Bridal collection and it’s stunning. It’s called “Love at First Sight” and it definitely is!  I love how this plus size wedding dress hugs all the right curves but yet is flowy enough that if you don’t […]

Dressing to your Body Shape as a Plus Size Bride for Engagement Parties

 Dressing to your Body Shape as a Plus Size Bride for Engagement  Parties Engagement parties are increasingly becoming a year round event, with couples choosing to celebrate their new union at receptions ranging from picnics, to wine bars and swish black tie affairs. How you, as a plus size bride, dress for an individual engagement […]

Tips for purchasing a Plus Size Designer Wedding Gown Online

BE Aware of fake PLUS SIZE WEDDING DRESS DESIGNERS online! Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life…your wedding dress is THE most important gown you will EVER wear. In today’s world of online shopping, there are a few facts you need to know before purchasing any plus size wedding […]

Designer Monday

Since starting this blog and immersing myself into the plus size bridal world, I have had the pleasure of discovering tons of plus size bridal designers.  I have decided to dedicate Mondays to bridal dress designers. So last week I kicked Dress Designer Monday off with Vera Wang and her beautiful bridal designs.  This week I’m featuring […]