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A New Year's Day Wedding in New England

Any bride looking for inspiration for a winter wedding is in for a treat! When Real Bride Sarah sent me photos of her wedding day, I was absolutely in love! Every detail of her wedding exuded classic and elegant! Cranberry reds and Christmas trees sprinkled throughout added a layer of warmth to create the perfect backdrop to her New Year's Day wedding in New England! Sarah completed her bridal look with the Gabby mantilla veil in fingertip length. It was the perfect compliment to her stunning satin A-line wedding gown. Her wedding story and gorgeous photos are below! All photos were taken by the talented Boston-based photographer, Leona Campbell Photography. "My husband and I both knew that we wanted a...

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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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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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How to Wear a Spanish Lace Veil

A Spanish lace veil, also known as a Mantilla veil is a highly desirable accessory among brides. However, many brides feel stumped when it comes to wearing one. If you haven't already, click here to get the details on how to wear a Spanish lace veil for your wedding day. Many of you often ask what I wore on my wedding day and I'm always flattered! Here's a look at how I followed the guidelines from The Ultimate Mantilla Guide for my own wedding day! I chose the Patricia Cathedral Length Mantilla which features a pretty paisley patterned lace to pair with my draped chiffon wedding dress. The Dress and Hair My dress was fitted with a little draping, a...

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