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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. 

VIDEO | FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH RECEIVES FORBES FIVE-STAR AWARD

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

We are thrilled to congratulate the Faena Hotel Miami Beach for being a recent recipient of the Forbes Five-Star Award from Forbes Travel Guide. Not only is this prestigious accolade one that usually takes years to achieve, but this is the first time the Forbes Five-Star Award has been given to an...

FASHION | BEHIND-THE-SCENES AT NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK

Monday, May 22, 2017

Hundreds of hours go into producing a ten-minute fashion show during Bridal Fashion Week. On the big day, the backstage area is a crazy rush of models, hairstylists, makeup artists, and last-minute dress fittings. We’re bringing you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at some of our favorite New...

DESTINATION WEDDING | LONDON WEDDINGS FIT FOR KINGS AND QUEENS

Saturday, May 20, 2017

London needs no introduction — it’s perhaps the most famous city in the world after Paris — but as a wedding destination, perhaps some explanation is required. Unlike France’s Eternal City, London isn’t necessarily viewed as a place of romance. Scratch the surface of this 2,000-year-old city,...

VIDEO | A STYLED SHOOT BY LILY V EVENTS

Friday, May 19, 2017

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the beautiful "Foret Du Luxe" styled shoot by Lily V Events, and CLICK HERE to view the full gallery of images and list of credits. >View the Lily V Events Platinum List profile.

HONEYMOON | LOSE YOURSELF IN LAOS

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thailand has become one of the major honeymoon destinations in Asia, and even Vietnam and Cambodia enjoy some trendy cred among couples seeking an off-the-beaten-path getaway. Laos gets overlooked by comparison, but this small nation has a timeless appeal with its grand Buddhist temples, melting...

INSPIRATION | CAPTURE YOUR CARIBBEAN WEDDING WITH BRILLIANT STUDIOS

Thursday, May 18, 2017

There was a time when Brilliant Studios owners, David and Anita, would work underwater daily, capturing photos and videos for the few divers that ventured to the Turks and Caicos Islands. Now that luxurious destination weddings in Turks and Caicos have grown in popularity, Brilliant Studios has...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | FOUR SEASONS RESORT – LĀNA'I ON THE INTIMATE UTOPIA OF LĀNA'I, HAWAII

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Imagine your dream wedding at an exclusive Hawaiian island resort with the ultimate in luxury and style. Plan with extraordinary professionals as they help you discover an ecstasy of possibilities for all your wedding celebrations. From the white-sand beach to an alluring green cliff top,...

INSPIRATION | ALAIN MARTINEZ STYLIZED PHOTO SHOOT IN BALI

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The Mulia Bali is one of Indonesia’s most stunning locations for destination weddings and exotic honeymoons. When photographer Alain Martinez is onsite for a luxurious styled shoot, its beauty is even more apparent. Peruse some of Alain’s shots below and click here for the full gallery.

LIFESTYLE | FURNISH YOUR HOME WITH GIARDINI DI SOLE

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

When it comes to your bridal registry, Giardini Di Sole caters to any couple who appreciates the artisanal aspect of Italian craftsmanship. Hand-painted tableware and unique décor pieces will allow you to furnish the home of your dreams, from the kitchen to the garden. Visit the Giardini Di Sole...

DESTINATION WEDDING | OMAN AND UAE DESTINATION WEDDINGS

Monday, May 15, 2017

From traditional Bedouin dinners in the desert to the soaring heights of the world’s tallest building, the desert kingdoms of Oman and the United Arab Emirates offer a wedding destination rich in contrasts and unexpected pleasures.

VIDEO | SAN FRANCISCO CINEMATOGRAPHY BY CINEMATT FILMS

Monday, May 15, 2017

The perfect wedding video allows couples to relive their special day for decades to come. For brides and grooms in Northern California, San Francisco-based CINEMATT Films specializes in capturing the unique essence of each individual wedding and love story. CINEMATT Films creator, Matthieu Meynier...

INSPIRATION | THE MAGIC OF DESIGNLAB EXPERIENCE

Monday, May 8, 2017

As its name suggests, DesignLab Experience involves so much more than the traditional wedding and event planning details – it’s an all-encompassing experience. Founded by Hibah Albakree, this team of designers has built a worldwide reputation for creating some of the most spectacular large-scale...

DESTINATION WEDDING | 4 TOP WEDDING VENUES FOR A SOUTHERN GLAM AFFAIR

Friday, May 5, 2017

The South is home to a traditional style of elegance and sweet sophistication – not to mention, an unparalleled level of Southern hospitality. In Texas, you’ll find the exquisite Chateau Cocomar, with 37,000 square feet of chandeliers, wood panels, fireplaces, marble floors, and European-inspired...

LIFESTYLE | CONSTANTINOS SOFIKITIS WINS AT THE 2017 SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS

Thursday, May 4, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that Constantinos Sofikitis – half of the Constantinos and Petros photography duo – was a 2017 winner at the prestigious Sony World Photography Awards. As the world’s largest photography competition, more than 227,000 submissions were received from 183 countries.

FASHION | 5 SHOWSTOPPING LOOKS FROM THE 2017 MET GALA

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The 2017 Met Gala was held Monday, signaling an annual parade of creative and over-the-top fashions. This year, the theme was designer Rei Kawakubo and her fashion label, Comme des Garcons. With Kawakubo being the sole focus of the Met Gala, celebrities and socialites brought their A-game with eye-...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | FOUR SEASONS RESORT HUALALAI ON THE BIG ISLAND, HAWAII

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Located on a stunning stretch of beach on the Northwest Kona Coast, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai is a tropical oasis that features a contrast of ancient black lava rock with towering coconut palms, white sand beaches and azure sea.

FASHION | EDITOR’S TAKE ON NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

There was no shortage of AMAZING dresses this year at the 2017 New York Bridal Fashion Week. Bridal designers debuted their Spring/Summer 2018 wedding dress collections and we are bringing to you our Editor's take on this year's runway. Scroll through and pick your favorites.
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FASHION | BRIDAL FASHION WEEK 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Last week, the Grace Ormonde Wedding Style team and celebrity photographer Josh Wong attended New York’s Bridal Fashion Week.

VIDEO | A SANTORINI ENGAGEMENT

Friday, April 21, 2017

Enjoy this beautiful engagement video, filmed in Santorini by Jacob & Pauline Photography. >View Jacob & Pauline's Platinum List profile. 

DESTINATION WEDDING | CASTLE WEDDINGS IN SCOTLAND

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Scotland, home of legendary figures like William Wallace and Mary Queen of Scots, is known for its many historic castles (including Aitch Castle, former home of Scottish king Robert the Bruce) that provide the romantic backdrop for timeless destination weddings. And, not surprising for a country...