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Dawn Strong

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Everything You Need to Know Before Choosing Your Engagement Ring

'Tis the season for engagement ring shopping and if you're on the hunt for "the one" to call your own (yay!), we're here to help. Think a little ring shopping 101 with breakdowns on the 4 C's, the perfect setting, selecting the right metal and more. Find out how to choose the right sparkler below. THE 4 C'S  Cut, color, clarity and carat.

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This Sunrise Elopement Is Giving Us All the Feels

Michelle and Dave's gorgeous wedding just might go down in history as one of the sweetest days ever. All bright colors and stunning ocean views, they took their five-year engagement and made it official at Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa with just their super cute daughter and their talented photog and coordinator...

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Sparkling Gifts For Your Holiday Wish List

Now that you've completely mastered gift giving (we know you've been perusing gift guides like a total pro), it's time to give yourself a little love and start working on your very own holiday wish list. This year, we're all about the sparkly accessories, so we're teaming up with...

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The Key to the Perfect Outer Banks Wedding

We don't need to tell you that the Outer Banks in North Carolina is a gorgeous place to tie the knot - the beauty in this seaside paradise truly speaks for itself. But if you're on the lookout for a resort that can host your Big Day sans any stress on your part, we can help. The Sanderling Resort sits right on the Atlantic and...

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We’re Still Not Over These Gorgeous Boho-Inspired Gowns

Been obsessing over Allure Bridals' newest collection, Wilderly Bride, since the moment we...

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These Brides Rented Their Bridesmaid Dresses – See How It Turned Out

Let's be honest - besties are awesome, but finding that perfect dress that makes them all happy isn't always stress-free. I don't know how many times I've heard brides say they'd like a way to streamline the entire process - making it more comfortable, convenient and less expensive. There is, you guys. And these brides know exactly how it turns out. Photography (Top to Bottom): Jenavieve Belair Photography I...

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Want a wedding day look that is glamorous, but still comfy? Here’s how.

Take it from brides who know: a lot of factors go into choosing your perfect wedding gown - from finding the right silhouette for your body type to choosing a style that will keep you feeling comfy all evening. (It's a science, really.) But if you think that you can't have glamour AND that cozy feeling, Paloma Blanca's Spring 2018 Collection is here...

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9 Classic Gowns That Won’t Break The Bank

The royal engagement news is all anyone here at SMP can talk about and - ohmygosh - we can't wait to see THE dress. We're putting our money on a classic with a twist style gown that will completely wow, just like the breathtaking designs from the geniuses at Rebecca Ingram. From figure-flattering silhouettes to stunning...

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No Matter Your Style, You Want a Platinum Ring. Here’s Why.

It goes without saying: shopping for engagement rings is awesome. But if you find yourself focusing on just the gemstone and style, take note, you guys: your choice of metal is equally as important. Because when it comes to keeping your sparkler safe - platinum can truly make all of the difference. Ring shopping...

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See Four Brides Who Totally Owned Their Wedding Day Looks

Just in case you haven't heard us shouting it from the rooftops on a daily basis, we'll gladly say it again: we love Maggie Sottero Designs. But what we love more than perusing all of the beautiful galleries they send our way is seeing YOU, the real brides, walk down the aisles in some of our fave looks. So today we're doing just that. It's...

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4 Reasons Why A Napa Valley Wedding Isn’t Just For Wine Lovers

Napa Valley? It's a gorgeous place for pretty much anything. Romantic weekend excursions, girls' trips with your besties and, of course, celebrating your Big Day. But if you think Napa is only for wine lovers, trust on this one: you couldn't be more wrong. Sure, the vino is always flowing, but that's not the only thing Napa Valley is known for. Check out four reasons why it should be your go-to wedding locale. THE LUXE ACCOMMODATIONS Fact: some of the prettiest venues in the world...

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This Intimate Desert Elopement is Boho Goals

Elopements don't get much cooler than this. Maybe it's the beautiful bride in her insanely chic ensemble, the gorg Flora Pop florals + pop-up ceremony trailer (we'll never get over how awesome that is) or the celebratory donuts. Our guess? A sweet combo of all of the above, plus a bevy of stunning images from Jodee Debes. Enjoy...

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Here’s How To Achieve An Effortless Wedding Day Look… For You AND Your Bridal Party

If we're being honest, putting together the perfect wedding day look isn't always easy - for you, your besties OR those dapper gentlemen in your bridal party. So today we're calming those nerves and making it simple with a little introduction to Allure Bridals Spring 2018 Collections. With classic silhouettes, amazing fabrics and stunning...

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How To Choose A Wedding Gown That Is Right For Your Venue

If your dreams of sailing down the aisle in an elaborate tulle ball gown sort of went to the wayside the minute you picked that relaxed garden locale as your celebration spot: don't worry. We're here to help with a little guide on just how to find your venue appropriate gown. From casual shindigs to modern penthouse parties, we promise you can still find "the one" that will wow your guests AND work well with your overall theme and look. Wedding Photography: ...

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Don’t Miss Your Chance To Enter THE Giveaway Of The Season

Have you guys entered the Allure Bridals' giveaway yet? You know - your chance to win a bridal gown  + attire for your entire bridal party from the design powerhouse we all know and love, plus cinematography? Yep, it's a...

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Your Guide To a Glam Friendsgiving

Friendsgiving might be the more laid-back cousin to Thanksgiving, but that doesn't mean it still can't have all the pomp and circumstance of its counterpoint. Sure, we totally get the yoga pants vs. fancy dress debate, but this is a holiday that can have it both ways. See our registry picks that will make your party shine, even if you're invite is casual dress necessary.

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15 Long Sleeved Gowns That Are Perfect For Your Winter or Fall Wedding

The colder weather has us cozying up on the daily, and that means in the wedding dress department, as well. Because nothing says elegant winter or fall wedding quite like a Kate Middleton approved gown, and today we're sharing some of our fave sleeved beauties to get you inspired. Find the perfect dress for your cooler weather nuptials below. [raw] document.createElement("img").src="https://at.atwola.com/adserv/3.0/5113.1/4471528/1/16/AdId=9815118;BnId=1" [/raw] [raw] document.

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Your Guide to Hosting the Best Holiday Party Ever

It's that time again, you guys. Time to dust off those Martha Stewart-style hosting skills and start planning those epic holiday get-togethers. But we all know it takes a village to create an amazing feast, so today we're teaming up with Nambé to bring you a guide on holiday essentials that will really take your party to the next level. Prepare to wow...

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Three Reasons Why You Should Go Platinum For Your Engagement Ring

We all know that choosing an engagement ring is a huge milestone. I mean, you'll have this beauty for a lifetime. So when you and yours head out to select the one, don't forget to consider the most important piece of the puzzle: the metal. We know the options are endless, but here's three reasons why we think platinum is the way to go.

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This Is How You Can Win Your Bridal Gown + Attire For Your Entire Bridal Party (Yes, Really)

'Tis the season for gift giving and something tells me you guys are hard at work, searching for the perfect presents for your loved ones. Well, guess what? Allure Bridals is, too. They've put together the...

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