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Mantilla veils for Brides and Couples: New Collection Spring/Summer 2017

You may have noticed a range of new mantilla veils on the site! For the past few months, I have been putting together a collection of bridal and couples mantilla veils inspired by the special requests I've received by many of my past brides. The new Spring/Summer 2017 collection is all about bringing a modern twist to the traditional, classic design of a Spanish mantilla veil. Like our previous collections, there is no shortage of sophistication, elegance and exquisite Spanish craftsmanship. The modern detailing will still serve brides seeking vintage and traditional lace veils while brides seeking a modern approach to the traditionally classic piece will equally find appreciation for the new collection. Mantilla Veils The Carina mantilla veil offers...

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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 Some people think it's outdated, but others think that it adds a sense of tradition and equally a sense of freshness for the bride.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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Real Bride: Enchanted Forest Portraits

I love getting pretty wedding images in my inbox and am exceptionally excited to share with you today's real bride! First off, how gorgeous is this bride?! She chose the Marisol Lace Cathedral Mantilla Veil that is the perfect compliment to her gorgeous satin fitted dress. Not only does her bride and groom portrait session feel like a styled shoot ready to be published in a popular wedding magazine, but this couple said their I do's in Canada. In my three years in business, I've had much pleasure in helping brides in countries like Australia, England, New Zealand, Hong Kong and even Spain find their perfect mantilla veil. My most recurring international brides though, come from just across the border...

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Vintage Rustic New England Wedding

  I am so thrilled to be able to share this bride's wedding with you! I could tell Lisa's wedding was going to be absolutely gorgeous just from the conversations I had with her through email. She wasn't sure if she'd be wearing a floral crown or wearing her veil with or without a blusher. In the end, she chose to wear a flower crown during the reception and decided on the blusher to wear as she walked down the aisle. Her style choices were so perfect for her New England vintage rustic wedding! Lisa selected the ivory Magdalena cathedral mantilla which paired flawlessly with her lace, sweetheart top dress. The Magdalena veil is made from a french chantilly lace...

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Bridal Boudoir

A bridal boudoir session with your photographer is the perfect way to get more use out of your wedding veil. These glamorous photos are not only fun to take but also make a great wedding gift for your future husband! The mantilla veil used for this inspired photo shoot is our Patricia mantilla which was only available in limited quantities and has since sold out! Don't worry though, we have many new styles, equally beautiful, that are available and ready to ship. These stunning ethereal photos were captured by Cleveland-based photographer, Emily Millay Photography. Photo styling was done by A Charming Fete, make up by Maggie Kleinman and hair by Lather a Salon. This shoot was featured on Ruffled blog...

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