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Bridesmaid Shopping Advice


You’ve found your wedding dress; congratulations! Next up, it’s time to find the perfect bridesmaid dresses. For many, bridesmaid shopping can be an even more daunting task than finding the dress! But not to worry, we’ve put together some advice that we’ve found to be helpful: 1.) Plan enough time to find the dresses. Just […]




Purchased your perfect gown? The next step is to find your special shoes! We all love photographs of real brides kicking up their dress to show off their flashy heels, so here are a few tips to keep in mind when shoe shopping: Begin your search ASAP once you have purchased your gown. Remember that […]


New at Altar: Jennifer Behr


Jennifer Behr started hand-stitching headpieces and hair accessories when she was still a student of art history and sculpture at Baltimore. Jennifer Behr launched her eponymous accessories line in 2005, after designing an exclusive collection for celebrity hairstylist Frederic Fekkai that was an instant hit. While their growing popularity eventually justified the opening of a […]

Mint Green


After a snow day last week and one this week, we have had our share of dreaming about and pinning bridal trends! One that we just can’t get over with spring right around the corner is Mint Green. Everywhere you look from our fingernails, to home accents and floral, to yes… bridal gowns is this […]