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Cathedral Lace Veil for Hawaiian Wedding

It is always so flattering to have brides from all over contact me for a Spanish handmade mantilla veil. It was my absolute pleasure to help this Hawaiian bride find exactly what she was looking for. Rosela was interested in wearing a mantilla veil on her wedding day to honor her Spanish heritage. She selected the Alejandra Mantilla and opted to have the comb sewn to the underside of the lace to wear it draped over her head. She chose traditional Hawaiian accents such as white roses in her hair and fresh flower leis and paired them with a classic lace gown. I love that her and her new husband were able to sneak in some photos on the beach...

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Cathedral Length Mantilla in Ivory

Nothing excites me more than seeing a beautiful bride in one of our Spanish handmade mantilla veils. Chelsae contacted me to help her find the perfect mantilla veil for her wedding day. Through emails, we were able to find just what she was looking for. After sharing with me pictures of her beautiful wedding dress, a soft champagne silk gown with a delicate lace overlay, I suggested a handful of options. Ultimately, Chelsae decided on  the Isabella cathedral length mantilla in ivory and as you can see, it was the way to go! Chelsae's style choices illustrate so many good points when it comes to choosing the right mantilla veil. The lace on her dress and veil are not an exact...

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How To Pick The Right Wedding Veil

  After you’ve chosen your dress, it can be challenging to pick the perfect veil! Since your veil will be a prominent accessory during your ceremony and will show up in many of your wedding pictures, it’s important to choose wisely. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you weigh all your options. The Dress Before you shop, keep your style of dress in mind. If your dress has prominent embellishments, opt for a veil that is simple. If your dress is simple, you can select one with delicate or unique details. Be sure to also consider the kind of jewelry you want to wear and make sure the embellishments don’t conflict.   Style Remember the overall...

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Handpicked 2014 Bridal Event

  It was truly an honor to be picked to participate in the Styling Suite at this year's Handpicked 2014 – A Different Kind of Bridal Event. This bridal show was a completely unique experience, bringing inspirational wedding trends found on Pinterest and well-known wedding blogs right here to the Midwest! This fabulous affair featured amazing decor, unconventional event design and sophisticated style. Outside, guests perused the barn and tent area as if they were participating in a wedding reception complete with food vendors, delicate table settings and lush floral arrangements. Inside, brides were able to try on some of the latest trends in bridal fashion. The Styling Suite brought the exciting experience of bridal shopping all in one place....

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Choosing the perfect dress to wear with a Mantilla

photo by Marianne Wilson Photography When it comes to choosing the perfect dress to wear with your mantilla, don't let this style myth keep you from looking your best on your wedding day. The number one style myth about mantillas is that the lace has to be an exact match your dress. The truth is, the lace on your mantilla should compliment your dress. These real brides chose to wear mantillas that weren't an exact match to their dress. Use these images as a as a guide and inspiration for your wedding day! xo, Gloria {source} {source} {source} {source} {source} {source} {source} {source} The best way to know if your mantilla compliments your dress is to try them on together!...

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