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Planning a wedding is fun, but let's face it...often it can be stressful. Many brides are wondering when specific tasks should be completed.. At The Dress Matters, we advise brides to purchase the wedding dress 8-12 months before the wedding, This gives you time to order a dress and allows for alterations. I came across an awesome graphic from Wedding Wire. It gives a nice timeline for booking wedding vendors. It will help make wedding planning and the decision making process a little easier (and more fun!)
Renowned for her elegant ballgowns and delicate beading every Morilee by Madeline Gardner gown is a work of art. Curve hugging corset bodices with vintage lace, shimmering fabrics that add just the right amount of sparkle, plunging necklines and peek - a- boo backs the Reflections Collection is the perfect mix of styles for todays modern bride. Dresses from the collection can be found at The Dress Matters. Here a few dresses from the collection.
Like all things, wedding photography has gone through some significant changes over the years. For a very long time, wedding photography has been all about the straight poses, the good posture, and the uniform setups. Generally speaking, the bride and groom would stand in between their wedding parties, with groomsmen along one side and bridesmaids along the other.
June is the most popular month for weddings, according to Almanac, and before couples head down the aisle, Augusta University Economics Professor Mark Thompson is offering advice to help newlyweds endure the “for richer or poorer” times of life.
Now that you have your wedding dress, it is time to think about what your bridesmaids are going to wear. This year bridesmaids have their own trends to follow and these are just a few from The Dress Matters:
aOur yearly bridal fashion show was held on April 28, 2017 at the beautiful Clarion Hotel near the Philadelphia Airport. Brides were able to see wedding and bridesmaid dresses from the boutique. In addition to the fashion show, there were amazing giveaways! All vendors gave a prize for the raffle. The big giveaways included a honeymoon from Liberty Travel and a wedding dress from The Dress Matters. Sheronda Seawright Photography captured the wonderful event. Please join us next year at the Clarion Hotel. The 2018 show will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018. We hope you will join us!
Pippa Middleton married Matthews in a ceremony at St. Mark’s, a 12th-century church located on a private Berkshire estate. It is the same church where the bride and her family grew up attending service. Here are pictures from the wedding.
The color blue has been connected to weddings for centuries, thanks to the age-old custom of brides wearing "something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue." But there’s no need to stick to the old traditions and standbys, especially at a destination wedding. To that end, the expert wedding planners at the Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort are sharing 10 creative and unexpected ways to incorporate your “something blue” into your big day.
Would you like to win a pair of earrings? The Dress Matters is giving away a pair of crystal earrings. They will look great with a bridal, bridesmaid, prom or an evening dress. Details for entering the giveaway are below. Good luck!
The Dress Matters Blog
Blog of the elegant bridal boutique located in Media, Pennsylvania (Suburban Philadelphia). The owner of the boutique was selected 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year by the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce. We carry bridal, bridesmaid and prom dresses. Special services include Girls Night Out, Bridal Assistant and On-Site Alterations.