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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. 

PLANNING IDEAS | YOU’RE INVITED TO THE BRIDELUX ATELIER WEDDING SHOW IN NYC

Friday, January 3, 2020

Now in its second year in New York, The Bridelux Atelier is returning to the Big Apple for one amazing day on Sunday, January 12th.  Billed as “The World’s Finest Wedding Show,” the atelier attracts brands and couples who traditionally do not attend wedding shows. This curated experience is more...

INSPIRATION | SPRING/SUMMER 2020 SNEAK PEEK

Thursday, January 2, 2020

A preview of "An Immersive Experience," featured in our upcoming Spring/Summer 2020 print issue: When Marc Friedland and Matthew David Hopkins come together for an event, there’s a unique synergy and unparalleled level of creativity that can only stem from an 18-year friendship. As Marc puts it,...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | MEDITERRANEAN INSPIRED LUXURY AT RANCHO VALENCIA RESORT & SPA

Monday, December 9, 2019

Situated on unparalleled grounds in Rancho Santa Fe, California, Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa is the only Relais & Châteaux property in Southern California. As one of the world’s most coveted luxury destinations, this Mediterranean inspired resort boasts natural exquisiteness, seclusion,...

LIFESTYLE | THE TIFFANY & CO. ADVENT CALENDAR

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Leave it to Tiffany & Co. to create an ultra-luxe version of a holiday favorite like the traditional advent calendar. Rather than chocolates and trinkets, each day of the Tiffany advent calendar holds a beautiful piece of Tiffany & Co. jewelry – a total of 24 baubles. The official list...

FASHION | THE ARTIST & HER MUSE

Monday, November 25, 2019

Sometimes, the most romantic aesthetics stem from the simple and undone. This bridal inspiration shoot – “The Artist & Her Muse” – represents the collaboration between The White Files and Cathleen Jia, bringing to life a beautiful collection of ethereal wedding gowns.

HONEYMOON | LUXURY EXPERIENCES FOR A CANOUAN HONEYMOON

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Is there anything more romantic than a remote island surrounded by turquoise waters and white sand beaches? Accessible via yacht and private jet, Canouan is a small Caribbean island belonging to St. Vincent and the Grenadines – and it’s the perfect destination for a secluded getaway filled with...

FASHION | FTL MODA PRESENTS DECORINA HATS

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

It was a monumental when FTL Moda partnered with the Romanian government to create the ROFTL program – an initiative to bring the country’s top fashion designers to the attention of a western audience. Among these talented Romanian designers is Corina Leca, whose statement-making couture hats are...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | THE MANDARIN ORIENTAL MIAMI WEDDING EXPERIENCE

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

As a Grace Ormonde Top Wedding Destination, Mandarin Oriental Miami continues to be a favorite Florida wedding venue among our couples. With sunshine-filled days and a vibrant nightlife scene, guests near and far will love spending a weekend in Miami, surrounded by the luxury and comfort of one of...

SPA | PAMPERING AT NYC SPA, L.RAPHAEL

Monday, November 18, 2019

New York City is teeming with indulgent spas, but L.Raphael truly sets itself apart as global leader in skincare and anti-aging treatments. As a Swiss luxury beauty brand, L.Raphael is known for its state-of-the-art oxygen and ultra-sound technology that has both revolutionized the science of...

PLANNING IDEAS | LUXURY EVENT RENTALS FROM THE LOUNGE DESIGN

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Based in Miami, The Lounge Design is a one-stop luxury rental company specializing in unique furniture, accessories, and props to create a showstopping wedding celebration in Florida and beyond. We chatted with President of The Lounge Design, Rafael López, to learn more about the company’s...

FASHION | THE FALL 2020 COLLECTION BY ANNE BARGE COUTURE

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Of all the incredible designers who showcased their latest designs at New York Bridal Fashion Week this season, the Fall 2020 collection by Anne Barge Couture was a definite highlight.

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | SEA ISLAND CATERS TO GEORGIA WEDDINGS OF ALL SIZES

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

When the Wedding Style team paid a visit to Georgia’s privately owned Sea Island, three things were clear: the service was impeccable, the food was delectable, and there were more than enough activities to fill an itinerary for a full destination wedding weekend. Most importantly, for couples...

HONEYMOON | DIAMOND SUITES IS ICELAND’S PREMIERE 5-STAR HOTEL

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

After spending two days in Reykjavik during a recent trip to Iceland, the Wedding Style team traveled approximately 45 minutes away to Reykjanesbær so we could enjoy the rest of our stay at Diamond Suites – Iceland’s first 5-star hotel.

TRAVEL | EXPLORE ICELAND WITH TROLL EXPEDITIONS

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Iceland isn’t a destination for the average traveler. With a population of roughly 360,000, this Nordic island boasts a stunning, uncongested landscape filled with experiences catering to those with a strong sense of wanderlust and excitement.

HONEYMOON | MODERN LUXURY AT TOWER SUITES IN REYKJAVIK

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Iceland is an incredible country where one can find luxury options without any pretense. From maintaining enviably high levels of eco-friendly living, to caring for its people, there’s a beautiful ease and effortlessness to the Icelandic way of life. While its tourism industry is relatively young,...

INSPIRATION | LUXURY FLORAL AND EVENT DESIGN BY AKUA

Monday, October 28, 2019

From Puerto Rico to Miami and beyond, Akua by Event Design Group produces luxury weddings and events in some of the world’s most beautiful locations. Javier Martínez, the group’s President and Art Director, shares with us some of his favorite design details and where he draws inspiration for...

PLANNING IDEAS | INTIMATE WINE CELLAR DINNERS AT SEA ISLAND IN GEORGIA

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

As the world’s only resort to achieve the coveted Forbes Five-Star label 11 years in a row, Sea Island in Georgia boasts so much more than a beautiful location. It’s the service, multiple activities, and bespoke experiences that all serve to make this resort truly one-of-a-kind – not to mention, an...

CELEBRITY | HAILEY BIEBER’S TRIO OF CUSTOM WEDDING DRESSES

Monday, October 14, 2019

When Justin and Hailey Bieber secretly tied the knot at a New York courthouse in September of last year, “Beliebers” everywhere began speculating whether or not the two would ever host a formal wedding with family and friends. On September 30th, just over a year after officially getting married,...

FASHION | CHIC BRIDAL ACCESSORIES FOR FALL 2020

Friday, October 11, 2019

Amid the parade of gorgeous wedding gowns we saw at this month’s New York Bridal Fashion Week, there were several intricate details that designers implemented to complete their latest collections. These chic bridal accessories range from the miniature to the bold, offering a fashion-forward option...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | THE SHORE CLUB IN TURKS AND CAICOS

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Long Bay Beach is a highly sought-after location on the island of Providenciales (or “Provo”) in Turks and Caicos. Characterized by sugary-white sand and shallow, crystal clear waters this three-mile stretch of paradise is also home to The Shore Club – a luxury resort catering to those in search of...