• Wedding photos in London: meet the couples jetting to the capita
    Tower Bridge, Big Ben, next to a queue of buses in a mini-roundabout — it appears that couples from the Middle East and Far East know exactly what they want from a romantic wedding photo in London. According to a photographer who specialises in the images, more young professionals from countries including Iran and China are j...[more]
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  • Chiso & Jeff's wedding
    Chiso & Jeff's wedding, especially their vows, were so moving. The bride was overtaken by tears of joy the morning of her wedding while writing her vows to her Chukwuemeka (Jeff), while the groom asked God to make him into a gift for Chiso. Their wedding was also full of design inspiration. The bride's Rosa Novias mermaid g...[more]
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  • Couples hold chilly mass wedding at annual ice festival
    Couples tied the knot in a mass wedding on 6 January in Harbin, one of the coldest cities in China located on the edge of Siberia. The 15 couples, including one from Ukraine, made their vows and exchanged wedding rings in temperatures as low as -20C. A 26-year-old bride Sun Liyun marrying her 27-year-old groom said that the wedding was specia...[more]
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  • what you should know about being a bridesmaid
    To help you navigate the often murky waters, we consulted an etiquette expert who offered her take on some commonly asked questions. 1. Do I have to say yes? No, you are not obligated to accept if asked to be a bridesmaid. While it's a big honour, it's also a big ask and brides-to-be should be mindful of ...[more]
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  • Finally Time For Bridesmaids To Choose Their Own Dresses
    We've all the seen the disturbing photos. Like evidence from some sort of fashion crime scene, they are images of women wearing frozen grimaces, and uncomfortable bouffant dresses in cotton candy pink, some even with matching lace umbrellas. For years, bridesmaids just had to grin and wear it, no matter what gown ...[more]
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  • Frank Lampard and Christine Bleakley's Wedding
    Footballer Frank Lampard and television presenter Christine Bleakley celebrated their wedding with their friends from sport and screen at a plush venue in London's Mayfair on Sunday. Television personalities Holly Willoughby, Phillip Schofield and Piers Morgan were spotted arriving at the reception at the Arts Club. ...[more]
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  • Warrior Wedding
        When a community comes together in the spirit of love and generosity, anything is possible.     That's the case with Hannah and Matthew Brown, who are now building a new life together after they were married in a fairy tale wedding on Dec. 13 that was "literally a dream come true."     The...[more]
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  • Australia's most popular wedding dates
    Australians aren't known to be especially superstitious. But this chart, highlighting the most popular wedding dates from 2007 to 2014, suggests otherwise. The highest spikes in the chart tend to coincide with number patterns – a trend neuroscientists and psychologists link to one of our most basic survival instincts: the urge to s...[more]
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  • The Real Bride Who Wore Lover and Leather
        Your wedding dress is probably the most important outfit you will ever have to pick, and this sentiment certainly rang true for real bride, Rena Phuah. Opting for something slightly less traditional to suit her style and figure, this beautiful bride managed to pull off a look that was both sexy and classic. We don't know if it was the...[more]
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  • Dream Shoes
    Have you ever dozed off thinking about what to wear and had an unbelievable fashion dream? Perhaps you have dreamed that you were wearing a swan or a roller coaster on your feet? In that case, the shoes of designer might just be able to make your dreams come true. There are so many fantastic designs to choose from. Make sure y...[more]
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  • Women and Wedding Gowns
    Women commonly see their wedding much as the media presents the event: a (or the) most special day in their life, the day when they will (and must) be most beautiful, a perfect day, the day that they and their groom arc like a prince and princess royally claiming each other. On the face of it, this search for beauty and perfection should not be con...[more]
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  • Share the love and awareness
    Author:Edwina Robertson It is no secret that my heart lies within the Australian Outback. If you have ever lived in a rural community you will appreciate the struggles, the joy and the uncertainty of making a living off this great land of ours. I was so blessed to travel nine hours to Western Queensland a couple of weeks ag...[more]
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  • Women's fashion clothing
    Women's clothing had a lot of variety. Women were seen wearing clothes left over from the 1880s, and clothes from the begining, middle, and end of the decade. Throughout the decade, clothing emphasized the back of the body and the bust. The back of the skirt was full, and the front of the bodice was decorated. Sleeves were long and collars we...[more]
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  • Planning a Wedding
    Soon-to-weds may decide to plan the wedding themselves and search for wedding vendors instead of wedding consultants. When choosing vendors, most couples think that high quality service which is convenient and fast is important, while others prefer a variety of services from vendors and suitable pricing . A study addresses that first impressi...[more]
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  • Planning and Management Your Wedding
    In Australia, both soon-to-weds and their families treat wedding as the most important life event. They want to have a memorable and well-organized wedding. Due to the complexity of wedding, it is difficult for soon-to-weds to hold a wedding without any mistakes. Someone may choose to hire wedding planners but it is very expensive. Thus, many...[more]
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  • Revolutionary Romance Wedding
    The couple share a love of period styles,wear the traditional french gentlewoman style of the period, complete with sac back, panniers, and a corset. They turned to Scottish dressmaker and Dangerous Liaisons costume designer Gwen Russell. "The corset was a copy of an 18th-century pattern" . The top was pure silk damask, and original pettico...[more]
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  • A little romantic wedding
    The feelings you experience in the first throws of love are some of the best feelings in the world. The ache you get when you're not with that person, the desperate need to see them again, the all-consuming thoughts of the time you have spent together and what the future might hold. Every girl wants a wedding to fill her heart with love and w...[more]
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  • Ideal Wedding Weight
    The present study was exploratory in nature and was one of the first to examine the prevalence of  concerns and beauty enhancing practices in brides and bridesmaids. Consistent with Neighbors and Sobal's findings, we found that the majority of brides intended to lose weight before their weddings. In addition, the present study found that man...[more]
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  • Fashion is art
    When iconic designer to produce a silk organza dress printed, they touched on an idea that goes well beyond the seams. The notion that "fashion is art is fashion" places clothing design as part of the greater creative canvas, where designers are labelled as artisans. but today, this comparison continues to captivate the creative community, wi...[more]
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  • Steven Tai RTW Summer 2015
    Steven Tai, who Ibis season is a Berlin fashion week Elle sponsored designer, presented a memorable paper chase. His collection displayed geeky girls on the edge of reason, and bookworms who want to know what it feels like inside the pages of a beloved tome. Thus, fluttering layers in manila hues enveloped the body, with cascading raw edges t...[more]
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