Discover the latest trends in destination weddings and get inspired for your special day.
Come With Me to the Sea While the whole world is atwitter about the newest royal couple secretly meeting for tea with the Queen, the rest of us are bucking protocol and getting out of town. In the last twelve months, destination weddings took off in a major way. We saw musicians, athletes, actors, bachelors […]
A Whimsical Wedding in Ireland by Elina Bolokhova On September 16, 2016, college sweethearts Filip and Elina tied the knot in the rustic Irish countryside after eleven years together. Filled with games, playful accents, a wandering menagerie, tea party nibbles, and (naturally) some rain, the day felt like a step back in time. The […]
2017 Destination Wedding Trends by Nancy Hellmrich The Next Wave Tying the knot in a faraway land has always been daring, avant-garde, and unique. But this year, there’s a fresh wave of unconventional weddings on the rise. It’s no longer enough to skip the traditional hometown ceremony and run off to a beach. Now, expressing […]
Barbados has mastered the art of fine living with a vibrant culture passionate in spirit and full of life. It’s a place where refined luxury and exceptional culinary delights dance and mingle among lush tropical greenery, turquoise blue waters and warm, golden sun. So what better way to start off a new life than to get married in a place that celebrates life so vividly?
by Nancy Hellmrich
If you haven’t seen a lot of splashy news about big celebrity weddings lately that’s because today’s love-struck couples are opting for simpler, more intimate ceremonies
set in astonishingly photogenic locales. When it comes to the accompanying fashion,
food, and ambiance, individuality is even more in vogue than last year, which makes chasing the latest trends a wild ride indeed.
How They Met As a bilingual girl growing up in California, who often spent time in Hungary with her extended family, Agnes developed a love for travel and learning about different cultures, so it’s no surprise that she earned her graduate degree in international law and later moved to Madrid – knowing no one there […]
George and Amal tied the knot in Venice. Brad and Angelina chose a French chateau. For Kim and Kanye the setting was a Florentine villa. And Matt and Luciana? They renewed their vows on Sugar Beach in St. Lucia. But getting away isn’t the only thing today’s oh-so-vogue brides and grooms are doing differently. Individuality […]
The hottest ideas, settings and news in destination nuptials, from cruise weddings and exotic locales to three-day affairs.
The trips, hotels and activities that honeymooners are all about right now. 1. Adventure Trips For their once-in-a-lifetime getaway, more couples are choosing a once-in-a lifetime adventure. If reaching for the suntan lotion while sunbathing on the beach is your idea of exertion, this honeymoon trend isn’t for you. But if you’re a more active […]
Trash The Dress, or, Rock The Frock is a style of photography that takes the elegance of the bridal gown into an environment where it appears to be totally out of place. It’s a creative destruction of the dress, done in a series of photos that can result in some stunning pieces of artwork.
Creative proposals Men are getting more creative when it comes to proposals these days. Full page newspaper ads, “Will You Marry Me” billboards, jumbo screens at major sporting events and “Marry Me?” sky-writing are becoming part of the norm. They know the extraordinary story of how they got engaged will be told for the years […]
Custom-made cake toppers – we love this idea! Make your cake a bit more unique with cake toppers that show off you and your bride/groom’s unique personalities.
This is the best idea ever for couples that are living together prior to their wedding and have all the items that are typically offered as wedding gifts, or for those looking for some help with the ‘honeymoon fund’.