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My Wedding: Vintage Modern

I get asked a lot about my wedding day and the mantilla that I wore, so I thought I'd share it with you! It was one of the best days of my life and don't mind talking about it every chance I get. :) When I got married, I was living in Ohio but getting married in Florida, where I grew up. Also, I'm Colombian and my husband is English. Since we had so many out of town guests I looked for venues in cities that offered plenty of entertainment for those coming from outside of the country. When it came to venues, these were my only specifications: A beautiful cathedral-like Catholic church and a swanky loft-like place for the...

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Are mantillas only for religious ceremonies?

We get asked this question all the time: are mantilla veils only appropriate for religious ceremonies? The answer is, absolutely not! Although mantillas are a popular veil choice for Catholic ceremonies, they are a desired look for anyone bride seeking a timeless, lasting impression. Another FAQ we get from brides-to-be is whether a mantilla veil is fitting for a causal ceremony. A mantilla has a simple silhouette that is suitable for any formal or non-formal occasion. We have seen these beautiful lace veils at beach weddings, backyard weddings and barn weddings. Our philosophy is this: if it looks good with your dress, and you love the way you look and feel in it, wear it! We love mantilla wedding veils...

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Wedding Photo booths

  Photo booths provide style and personality for your wedding. Not to mention, they will leave you and your guest with fantastic memories of your big day! They are a great way to get your guests mingling. Unfortunately, the cost of a photo booth vendor can be costly. Whether you are the crafty type or not, here are two ideas to create your own wedding photo booth experience! {source} {source}   The Simple Approach: Both of these photobooth ideas require two things: a backdrop and a camera on a tripod. Create a simple backdrop by hanging a decorative piece of fabric to a wall. For outdoor weddings, hang the cloth from a clothing line or a stand. You could also...

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