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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. 

INSPIRATION BOARD | DREAM-LIKE ESCAPE

Thursday, April 2, 2020

If romance were a destination, it would look exactly like this Leading Hotels of the World resort. Belmond Cap Juluca is a dream-like escape, spread across the Caribbean’s most beautiful Anguilla beach.

TRAVEL | REST AND RELAXATION AT BUNGALOWS KEY LARGO

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

A three-day getaway can work wonders for restoring one’s energy, whether it’s a mid-wedding planning break or an impromptu romantic weekend at a warm-weather location. For the Wedding Style team, spending a few days at Bungalows Key Largo was the perfect way to indulge in a little rest and...

INSPIRATION BOARD | UNFORGETTABLE DESTINATION

Monday, March 30, 2020

Renowned for its remarkable design, superb location and exceptional amenities, the Four Seasons Resort and Residences Anguilla resort attracts jet-setting travelers from all over the world. The modern décor combined with the naturally beautiful outdoor venues provide the perfect backdrop for...

INSPIRATION | HOW THE WEDDING WORLD IS HELPING WITH THE COVID CRISIS

Monday, March 30, 2020

The wedding and event industry has always had the privilege of enjoying a steady stream of demand. No matter what global events have taken place, couples are always getting married, birthday parties are always being planned, and society has always had occasions to celebrate. The recent COVID crisis...

REAL WEDDINGS | “LOVE WINS!” BINDI IRWIN MARRIES CHANDLER POWELL AT AUSTRALIA ZOO

Friday, March 27, 2020

If there’s one common sentiment being echoed by those in the wedding industry right now, it’s that love wins. Despite worldwide shutdowns, stay at home orders, and social distancing, Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell were married at Australia Zoo on March 25th. Although the couple were already...

PLANNING IDEAS | LUXURY DESTINATION WEDDINGS WITH ALEJANDRA POUPEL

Thursday, March 26, 2020

It takes a special personality, skillset, and level of creativity to plan a luxury destination wedding for discerning clients from around the world. Based in France, Alejandra Poupel of Alejandra Poupel Events and Design is a master at bringing the most lavish of wedding visions to life. We asked...

LIFESTYLE | 6 LITTLE LUXURIES TO HELP PASS THE TIME AT HOME

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Stay-at-home orders are steadily increasing across the United States in an effort to protect people from the uncertainty of the current COVID-19 pandemic. With millions now homebound, we wanted to share a few ways people can pass the time at home while also supporting small businesses. We’re all in...

FASHION | 7 SECOND LOOK IDEAS FOR A WEDDING RECEPTION DRESS CHANGE

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

After walking down the aisle in their dream wedding gown, many brides opt for a dress change before the wedding reception. Oftentimes, their ceremony dress is a heavy and voluminous creation that doesn’t serve well for hours on the dance floor. For fashion lovers, debuting a second look is simply a...

INSPIRATION | MY EVENT DESIGN’S PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Drama, extravagance, and experience is what MY Event Design wants to leave every guest with at any planned event. So, when a client approached the founder, Majeda Kassir Bisharat, with a request for a New Year’s Eve party, the dramatic theme of “The Phantom of the Opera” felt instinctually fitting...

EDITOR'S LETTER | ALL WE NEED IS LOVE

Thursday, March 19, 2020

To my special family, friends, colleagues, the most talented designers, and our wonderful readers worldwide:  First and foremost, I want to wish you and your families well and I hope all of you are safe. 


DESTINATION WEDDINGS | LUXURY BAJA WEDDINGS AT GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

As one of the world’s top wedding and honeymoon destinations, Mexico continues to welcome visitors with its warm and colorful culture, world-class cuisine, and a setting that is nothing short of paradise. Grand Velas Los Cabos, located on the far end of the Baja Peninsula, is one of Mexico’s most...

TRAVEL | EXPLORING PORTUGAL'S ALENTEJO REGION

Monday, March 16, 2020

Destination weddings and honeymoons are the perfect opportunity to experience new sights, sounds, and cultures around the world. While many couples will opt for popular locations like France, Italy, and the Caribbean, others may choose less frequented cities in an effort to uncover hidden gems....

FASHION | ANAMIKA KHANNA RECREATES INDIAN STYLE FOR THE MODERN WORLD

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

As the first woman to showcase her collection at Paris Fashion Week, Anamika Khanna is now considered a role model to women around the world. Her collection is an act of presenting India's rich craft, encapsulated in global contours.

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | SOUTH BEACH WEDDINGS AT THE BETSY HOTEL

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Miami Beach has a vibrant and energetic atmosphere, making it an ideal destination for a Florida wedding celebration. For couples looking for a boutique venue filled with character, charm, and effortless style, The Betsy Hotel brings a sense of relaxed luxury to South Beach weddings. Jessica...

INSPIRATION | 7 FRESH GREEN TABLETOPS AND RECEPTIONS

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Greenery and foliage are wonderfully seasonless, making green tabletops and receptions a perfect décor scheme for weddings year-round. Couples may choose to pair lush green floral arrangements with wooden tables for a rustic approach or opt for a chic and modern aesthetic by blending greenery with...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | BESPOKE WEDDINGS AT VELAS RESORTS

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Situated in Mexico’s most stunning regions, Velas Resorts consists of several properties where couples can indulge in a truly unique and individually tailored experience. Whether it’s a family-friendly destination wedding in Mexico, or a secluded adults-only hideaway for a romantic honeymoon, there...

FASHION | LA BELLE MARIEE BRIDAL WELCOMES MUSE BY BERTA

Monday, March 2, 2020

In honor of their fifth anniversary, La Belle Mariée Bridal in Pennsylvania decided to produce a stylized shoot with plenty of fashion inspo for this years’s brides. Gowns from the Muse by Berta collection were also featured, celebrating Berta’s recent addition to the La Belle Mariée family.

TRAVEL | A TWO DAY STAY IN REYKJAVIK

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

When the Wedding Style team traveled to Iceland last Fall, our experience began with a two day stay in Reykjavik. As Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik is an interesting city in that it’s small enough to explore within a single weekend – and yet, there’s so many hidden gems and cultural experiences that...

INSPIRATION | FASHION AND ROMANCE WITH JOSH WONG PHOTOGRAPHY

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

From photographing a select number of beautiful couples per year, to capturing incredible images for Grace Ormonde Wedding Style during New York Bridal Fashion Week, one thing is certain – we can’t get enough of Josh Wong’s work. Learn more about this in-demand photographer (and founder of Josh...

PLANNING IDEAS | PLANNING A WEDDING WITH AMY KATZ EVENTS

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Based in New York City, Amy Katz is an event planner whose work is known well beyond the scope of Gotham. From glamorous weddings at the Rainbow Room, to black-tie charity events, every occasion she orchestrates is filled with elegance, sophistication, and style. Learn more about planning a wedding...