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Classic Black Tie Wedding in Cleveland

I love a classic wedding! Throw in gorgeous photos, a breathtaking cathedral, and a beautiful bride in a cathedral length mantilla veil, and you’ve made my day. I’m pretty sure Real Bride Olivia's wedding will make your day too! Her classic black tie wedding in Cleveland is absolutely timeless and elegant! When I met with Olivia, she knew she wanted a cathedral length lace veil but was unsure which one would best compliment her fitted beaded dress. It was such a pleasure helping her try on different styles. Ultimately, she said yes to the Maria champagne veil and I'm so glad she did! The flower appliques down the back added a unique touch to her bridal look and she received...

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Chic Vibrant Purple Destination Wedding in Puerto Rico

If this cold, snowy winter has you trapped indoors, looking through this Real Bride's wedding in Puerto Rico can offer a brief escape from the harsh weather. Camille and Lance's chic destination wedding is full of vibrant purple hues and is overflowing with pin-worthy details! The bride and groom were stylishly dressed and Camille looked flawless in her mermaid cut wedding gown. It paired beautifully with her Gabriella mantilla veil! She opted to have the 30" drop veil blusher and placed the comb just below the crown of her head; offering a dreamy look that draped effortlessly. The couple honored the bride's Puerto Rican heritage by highlighting the beauty of Old San Juan in their photographs and hiring local talent...

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Romantic Destination Wedding in Greece

What's not to love about a romantic destination wedding in Greece? With beautiful landscapes and cliffs adorned with white washed buildings, couples looking to tie the knot in this picture perfect country certainly won’t run out of options to choose from! A wedding in Greece offers a beautiful photo opportunities at every turn. Real Bride Johanna's wedding took place in a little white church on the beach. After discussing the details of her wedding, she decided the Marisol mantilla in a cathedral length might not be the best fit for her. We were more than happy to accommodate her special request and made the Marisol mantilla in a chapel length for her. Her ivory gown was simple, classic, and subtly...

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Tropical Cathedral Wedding

One thing that always inspires me about The Mantilla Company is that veils are purchased from brides all around the world. It is so amazing to see which veil the bride chooses, how she decides to wear it, and what lovely location she's wearing it in. Today's gorgeous cathedral wedding is set in the tropical island of Barbados and has just earned its place in the most stunning cathedrals I've ever seen! Barbados has many beautiful old churches and cathedrals but it's clear why Real Bride Sam chose this one as the backdrop for her wedding day. Sam and Avinash's breathtaking tropical cathedral wedding is elegant, sophisticated and traditional. The couple married in a beautiful cathedral with island charm and...

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3 Reasons Why You Should Wear a Wedding Veil

Many brides question whether or not they should wear a veil on their big day. Some people think it's outdated, but others think that it adds a sense of tradition and equally a sense of freshness for the bride. There's no doubt that veils are beautiful, and they can really accent a wedding dress and make a bride look even more elegant. So here are three reasons why brides should wear a veil on their wedding day. 1. Only brides wear wedding veils. Some brides consider the veil an afterthought. However, wedding veils are special because they're only for brides. Wearing one is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! It is a delicate piece of fabric that's sole purpose is to turn...

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