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Welcome to The Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Blog. Here, Grace Ormonde and the editors of Wedding Style curate the most amazing content related to the world of luxury weddings. Browse blog posts related to fashion, including the most recent collections from designers around the world, destinations for romantic honeymoon getaways or destination wedding locations and find inspiration and ideas to plan your dream wedding. 

BEAUTY | GO LUXE WITH THESE 7 DIAMOND-INFUSED BEAUTY PRODUCTS

Friday, May 25, 2018

You never need an excuse to pamper yourself, but a wedding is always a good one. Special occasions call for an extra dose of self-care, relaxation (whenever you can find the time), and beauty treats that will make you look and feel your best. While you’re at it, why not go extra luxe with diamond-...

LIFESTYLE | SHREDDING FOR THE WEDDING WITH THE TRX HOME2 SYSTEM

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Scheduling time for regular workouts can be difficult during the wedding planning process – especially if you’re hosting a destination wedding and jetting back and forth between two cities. Rather than turning to crash diets and juice cleanses while you’re “shredding for the wedding,” take a...

LIFESTYLE | EVERYDAY LUXURY WITH TEA FORTÉ

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Has the wedding planning process got you feeling stressed? Maybe you’re can’t decide on the right bridesmaid gift or wedding favor; or perhaps you just need a few quiet minutes to yourself after a long day. Either way, Tea Forté provides a charmingly simple everyday luxury with an indulgent line of...

PLANNING IDEAS | AN ENTERTAINING EXPERT’S GUIDE TO HOSTING THE PERFECT DINNER PARTY

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

What makes a dinner party go from average to amazing? I promise you, it’s not caviar and French bubbles, Hermes china and or even your grandmother’s silver. It’s the atmosphere you create. When you entertain, you’re opening your home, and guests will know when you’ve put thought into their evening...

PLANNING IDEAS | 4 ENTERTAINING TIPS FROM EVENT PLANNER LAWRENCE SCOTT

Monday, March 12, 2018

Larry Scott, founder of Lawrence Scott Events, has been planning one-of-a-kind weddings and events for more than twenty years. His signature? Creating a magical environment that allows guests to escape and connect in a magnificent space unlike any other. As Larry and his team builds events from the...

LIFESTYLE | WOLFGANG PUCK’S 2018 OSCARS MENU

Friday, March 2, 2018

It’s Oscars weekend! While Hollywood’s royalty is getting ready for the film industry’s biggest awards show (not to mention, finalizing their red carpet looks), there’s also an entire team preparing for the post-show celebration. As the official afterparty of the Academy Awards, the 90th Oscars...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | CEREMONIES AT HOTEL BEL AIR

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Imagine an oasis in the heart of Los Angeles, where lush gardens create their own version of Eden, beautiful swans swim in a tranquil lake, and the air is filled with a feeling of luxury and romance.

PLANNING IDEAS | 4 WAYS TO STYLE AN OUTDOOR WEDDING RECEPTION

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

When it comes to wedding receptions, there’s two types of couples – those who want to see an interior space transformed according to their wedding vision (think luxury hotel ballrooms and museums), and those who prefer to wine, dine, and dance in an open-air setting. Outdoor wedding receptions lend...

PLANNING IDEAS | 6 WAYS TO USE ICE SCULPTURES FOR YOUR WEDDING

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

An ice sculpture is one of the most tried-and-true ways to add a dramatic element to any wedding décor. For weddings during the warmer months, ice carvings provide an impressive yet practical way to keep a raw bar fresh; and winter weddings appear that much more magical with several ice elements...

PLANNING IDEAS | PANTONE ANNOUNCES ULTRA VIOLET AS THE 2018 COLOR OF THE YEAR

Thursday, December 14, 2017

As the ultimate trend forecaster for all things color-related, Pantone has announced Ultra Violet as the 2018 color of the year. “We are living in a time that requires inventiveness and imagination,” says Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute. “It is this kind of...

PLANNING IDEAS | 10 HOLIDAY WEDDING CAKES TO CELEBRATE THE SEASON

Monday, December 11, 2017

The holidays are prime time for engagements, but many couples choose to host their weddings during this time of year as well. From December ceremonies to lavish New Year’s Eve receptions, the winter months provide an endless amount of design and décor inspiration – especially when it comes to the...

PLANNING IDEAS | STYLISH SWEETS FOR THE DESSERT TABLE

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Nothing complements a beautiful wedding cake like a sprawling table of delectable desserts. The perfect dessert table is not only stocked with stylish sweets, but it should also be designed to fit the rest of your wedding décor (candles and flowers are easy ways to tie everything together). Here’s...

PLANNING IDEAS | THE CLASSIC SURF AND TURF

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

For decades, the “surf and turf” has been a classic favorite for wedding menus worldwide. As the ultimate combination of meat and seafood, the original surf and turf concept rose to popularity during the 1960s and 1970s, becoming the ultimate symbol of middle-class continental dining – a far cry...

VIDEO | WEDDINGS BY AMY KATZ EVENTS

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

From the beginning, Amy Katz’s main priority was making a positive difference in the world. When her daughter was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes at the young age of 21 months, Amy was inspired to partner with the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, which led to her founding and organizing the...

PLANNING IDEAS | 12 LUXE TABLETOP DESIGNS FOR FALL

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Summer may be long gone, but fall is peak wedding season for many regions of the world. Temperatures in the South finally begin to cool down; the Northeast is ablaze with the changing colors of fall foliage; and there’s something extra romantic about an autumn wedding in Tuscany. This season is...

PLANNING IDEAS | 8 BEAUTIFUL BRIDAL PORTRAITS

Monday, October 2, 2017

After all the hours spent shopping for the perfect wedding dress, shoes, and accessories – not to mention, getting your hair and makeup done – bridal portraits are a wonderful way to capture the final masterpiece. A bridal portrait session needn’t be lengthy or arduous. The right photographer will...

PLANNING IDEAS | 12 FABULOUS FALL WEDDING CAKE DESIGNS

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Autumn offers a wealth of design inspiration for weddings that take place during this time of year. One of the easiest ways to incorporate a seasonal touch into your celebration is with a festive wedding cake – one that alludes to the warmth and richness of Fall. Some Fall wedding cake ideas...

SPA | TARGETED TONING TREATMENTS AT BEVERLY WILSHIRE, A FOUR SEASONS HOTEL

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The award-winning Spa at Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, has partnered with jeweler David Webb to create the ultimate luxury in pre-wedding prep with the Targeted Toning Treatment Package.

ENTERTAINMENT | DANCING WITH THE STARS AT VELAS RESORTS

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Known for providing exquisite destination wedding locations in Mexico, Velas Resorts has just launched the newest addition to its luxury wedding experience. Couples can now learn to dance directly from the stars, learning customized routines under the guidance of celebrity dancers from Dancing with...

PLANNING IDEAS | NEW YORK WEDDINGS WITH LAWRENCE SCOTT EVENTS

Monday, September 11, 2017

As one of New York’s most sought-after event coordinators, a signature soiree by Lawrence Scott Events offers guests a chance to enter a dreamlike environment – one that allows them to escape and connect in a magnificent space unlike any other.