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Effortlessly Chic New Zealand Wedding

One of the big reasons why I love having an online business is because of all of the amazing and beautiful brides I can work with all around the world like today's Real Bride, Bekah. Her and husband Ben's special day was held in Palmerston North, New Zealand. Their wedding day feels elegant yet down to earth. How gorgeous is the crisp, classic navy bridal party and the organic, lush florals against the New Zealand landscape?! Effortlessly chic is what comes to mind when scrolling through their stunning photos.  Bekah opted for one of our ivory mantilla veils in a floor length and with a drop-veil style blusher. Her styling couldn't have been more spot on. The lace detail from the veil mimics the shape of the beading...

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Destination Wedding in Dominican Republic

If you’ve had your eye on the Lucia veil, scroll below to see photos of Real Bride Michelle’s beautiful destination wedding in the Dominican Republic! What I love about Michelle’s bridal look is how her dress has a simple silhouette and the delicate lace from her dress compliments so perfectly with her cathedral length veil. Her style choices feel tropical, yet classic and elegant! As you know, our veils are created by Spanish artisans who take great care and pride in their work. It is my hope that all veils will serve as a family heirloom for all future brides in your family which is why I am thrilled that Michelle’s sister will also be wearing the same veil for...

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A Picturesque New Zealand Wedding

New Zealand's remarkable views offer plenty of scenic backdrops for your wedding day. That's an unmistakable fact as you can see from Real Bride Harriet's picturesque New Zealand wedding. Lush rolling hills and the water's edge with mountains in the distance; vintage cars and their sweet daughter donning a floral wreath crown, everything about her wedding just felt natural yet perfectly stylized. Harriet's big day was surrounded by nature's beauty and a family's love. Here is what she had to say about her special day:  "David and I were married on the 25 March at a place called Waimarama Beach, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. My grandparents had a family home at the beach and we were married on the front lawn. They passed way 3...

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Vibrant New Orleans French Quarter Wedding

Filled with color, romance, history and a great party, this wedding, like its host city, is full of personality! Real Bride Jena and her groom threw a fun wedding that captured the vibrancy of the city of New Orleans. Staying true to the unique vibe of the city, their ceremony and reception took place in the world-famous French Quarter in an authentic NOLA courtyard. Besides the couple's amazing wedding, we love how Jena opted for a sustainable, sleek, long sleeve dress. The Rosita fingertip length mantilla veil paired perfectly with it and really completed her bridal look! Here’s more from Jena about her big day: "We got married on a Wednesday at the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum in the French...

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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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