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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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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...

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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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Fingertip Length Mantilla

A fingertip length mantilla is hard to come by. Typically, an authentic Spanish Mantilla is only available in a long, cathedral length. We work closely with our Spanish artisans to bring you both cathedral and floor length mantillas. The floor length (also known as chapel length) mantillas in our store, can easily be transformed into fingertip length. So, if you love the French Alencon Lace on our customer favorite, Marisol Mantilla or are obsessed with the darling details on the French scalloped lace, Juliana Mantilla, keep reading to see how they can be worn as fingertip length veils! As you know, all the mantillas in our store come with an attached comb. The comb on our two floor length veils...

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3 ways to wear a mantilla veil

  We love the timeless quality of a mantilla veil. 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. Here are 3 simple, traditional and beautiful ways to wear a mantilla wedding veil on your big day! • Place the mantilla at the top of your head. This is undoubtedly the most traditional way to wear a mantilla. Wearing it in this way, allows the lace to gracefully draped over the shoulders, nicely framing the face. When wearing your mantilla this way, make sure the place the comb 2 inches back from...

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