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3 Reasons a Bride Should Wear a Blusher Veil

  A blusher veil is a classic wedding accessory. It is the smaller portion of the veil that is worn over the face as the bride walks down the aisle and/or during the ceremony. It is designed to be lifted and flipped back to reveal the bride’s face either when the father “gives away” the bride to the groom or at the end of the ceremony when the bride and groom kiss. If you have been debating whether or not to wear a blusher, here are three good reasons to include it on your wedding day. 1) The Photos Dreamy pictures of the bride walking down the aisle with her face veiled are so ethereal and highly sought-after. Equally beautiful...

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3 Classic Ways to Place Your Mantilla Veil

  The look of a mantilla veil is undoubtedly timeless. Its delicate lace trim creates a sophisticated look that will provide you with classic photographs from your wedding day. However, deciding how to wear your mantilla can be an endeavor that many of us are perplexed by. When you order a veil from The Mantilla Company, there are many options to choose from. One of the options are choosing between having a blusher and not. Here are 3 simple, traditional and beautiful ways to wear a mantilla wedding veil without a blusher on your big day! (If you are interested in a blusher, click here.) Place the mantilla at the top of your head. This is the most traditional way to wear...

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How to Know if a Fingertip Veil is the Right Choice

With so many options, selecting the right veil length can feel overwhelming and confusing. How do you make the right choice between a shorter and longer length veil? Here at The Mantilla Company, we carry the popular fintertip length. As the name suggests, the length falls at the bride's fingertips. There are certain considerations that will help you determine if a fingertip veil is the right choice for you. Formality While longer veils tend to be more traditional and formal, a fingertip veil offers style versatility and will compliment the likes of a formal to even the most casual looks. If you're looking for an informal or retro edge to your bridal look, the fingertip length is certainly the best...

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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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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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