Trend Alert : Custom Wedding Nail Polish

There are splurges and then there are things that seem like they make a lot of sense. For the ladies that cater to all your bachelorette, bridesmaid and wedding needs, a custom nail polish seems like such a fun way to celebrate your wedding palette.

3The company Pretty Please now customizes labels and ships multiples to you.  Isn’t that a brilliant idea? What would you name your color?

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What Beauty Moves *Not* to do Before Your Wedding Day

It’s tempting to try out a new hair color or do something extra special to look your best to walk down the aisle. But I’ve heard enough tanning nightmare stories to know better. Here’s a great list of 11 things not to do before the big day via Brides.

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Sneak Peek : 2013 Bridal Looks

Carolina Herrera 2013 Bridal via WWD

Marchesa 2013 Bridal via Tom + Lorenzo

Amsale via WWD

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2013 via Wedding Inspirasi

Ramona Keveza via One Wed

Reem Acra via Tom + Lorenzo

Very cute DIY via the beauty department : glitter bobby pins

Just had to share this – a cute DIY that you can make for yourself or for your bridesmaids and slip into their thank you bags. It’ll add a little something extra to a bachelorette party or day-after brunch without being too matchy-matchy. All you need is a some glitter, bobby pins and creativity. See the full instructions here.

Wedding Beauty : 5 Make Up Looks I Love

Very pretty cat liner and neutral face via Pop! of Style

Bronze beauty Elizabeth Hurley shows you how she wears Estee Lauder

Strong brows frame the entire face, like Diane Kruger’s here at LearnLove

Don’t be afraid of color, especially for a cold weather wedding. Tips on getting look at Refinery 29

Don’t forget your hands! Very pretty nails including a subtle wedding details via Refinery 29

The Classics : Wedding Looks that Never Go Out of Style

BRIDESMAID GIFT : You can’t go wrong with rhinestones and pearls, Discreet Necklace, $30  |  CAKE : Delicate frosting and piping will get oohs and aahs on your wedding day, Martha Stewart Weddings

ACCESSORY : Satin matte gloves get a lovely update with floral, $29  |  SHOES : Your something blue, slingbacks are a classic, $300

KEEPSAKE : A family tradition continues when you get your own custom monogram hankies, custom colors available, $27  |  FAVOR : Frame the seating card and then let them take home a handsome silver frame, $3.75

 

 

What’s Your Shade? Blush Rose Pink

Now that everyone’s seen Jessica Biels’ blush wedding Giambatista Valli wedding dress, I’m sure it will be all the rage for next spring. See all the shades of pink, blush and rose.

BRIDESMAIDS : Peonies Monogram handkerchief, from Tenereze, $27  |  DINNER : Rose wines are making a comeback. Would you serve it at your wedding?

BRIDAL : Manolo Blahniks, BB patent leather pumps, $595  |  FLORAL : Luscious blush peonies from Fifty Flowers, $139-$329

BRIDAL PARTY : Well Dressed, the softest blush pink from MAC Cosmetics, $20  |  BRIDAL BOUDOIR : Bridal nightwear, Ikebana Babydoll from La Perla, $494

What Did Justin and Jessica’s Wedding Look Like?

Justin Timberlark and Jessica Biel got married over the weekend in southern Italy, keeping all details mum until they released it themselves to the press. While we wait for photos to be released on Wednesday (in People Magazine), let’s look at some of the bridal details we do know. Congrats to the gorgeous couple!

Custom monogram wine glasses, set of 4, only $34

Spring 2013 : Bridal Ruffles

I loved the pattern and print of yesterday’s post. And I love it even more on a wedding dress. Mine was a one-shoulder custom made crepe jersey dress and I sewed on the silk floral myself. I’ll have to dig up a photo and post it…

Would you or did you wear a dress that had lots of wow factor? What stood out about your silhouette? Here are highlights of the Spring 2013 wedding collections.

Soft and ruffled at Lazaro 2013 via Affordable Bridal  |  Crisp white, Monique Lhuillier 2013 via Wedding Chicks

Would you do red? That’s most of what Vera Wang Spring 2013 is all about. There are some darker hues too.  |  Pronovias 2013 one-shoulder via Wedding Trends

Showing some leg at Reem Acra 2013 via Wedding Dresses |  A lacy train at Birnbaum and Bullock 2013 via Wedding Dresses

What did Anne and Adam’s Wedding Look Like?

I’m enamored with the blurry photos of Anne Hathaway’s nuptials to jewelry designer, Adam Shulman this past Saturday. With around 100 guests they supposedly spent a whopping $100,000 on floral alone. Good for them! Here’s my vision of their day in Big Sur.

Headpiece from Arabia Weddings

There was definitely champagne – that’s a no brainer! Swirl toasting flute set, $28 per pair

Lily and hydrangea arrangement from Blossom, via Chin-Azzaro

Branches from the Bridal Circle

Anne wore a delicate off-shoulder Valentino ballgown