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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. 

FASHION | FIVE YEARS OF NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK WITH JOSH WONG PHOTOGRAPHY

Friday, April 19, 2019

As anyone would expect, the focus of New York Bridal Fashion Week always revolves around the latest designer gowns and what brides-to-be can expect to see during their hunt for the perfect wedding dress. Those gorgeous gowns, however, depend on a whole cast of talent to parlay a designer’s latest...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | RUSTIC LUXURY AT THE INN AT NEWPORT RANCH

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Located three and a half hours north of San Francisco, The Inn at Newport Ranch is part of a 2,000 acre coastal cattle ranch on the site of the former town of Newport. With over a mile of oceanfront, three miles of ridge tops and 20 miles of world class hiking through the redwoods, this newly...

PLANNING IDEAS | WEDDING WEEKENDS AT MONARCH BEACH RESORT

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

How idyllic would it be to host a full wedding weekend in California, where guests can enjoy everything from fine dining to spa treatments without ever leaving the premises? At Monarch Beach Resort, couples and their loved ones have an intimate private beach club, oceanfront golf course, and an...

FASHION | APRIL 2019 NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Every April, as the blossoming buds on the trees in New York’s Central Park spring into bloom, so do the creations of bridal designers from around the world. Their Spring/Summer 2020 collections were unveiled once again amid anticipation for what choices lie ahead for brides planning their wedding...

FASHION | THE ROYAL BLOSSOM COLLECTION BY NAAMA & ANAT HAUTE COUTURE

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The mother-daughter design duo of Naama & Anat Haute Couture has a new collection of wedding dress stunners to present: the floral-filled Royal Blossom Collection. Trained in sophisticated techniques to create flattering silhouettes, Naama & Anat have made their mark in the intricate and...

HONEYMOON | LUXURY HONEYMOON MUST-HAVES FOR HIM AND HER

Thursday, April 11, 2019

With summer on the horizon, it’s the perfect time to start making travel plans for a romantic getaway or honeymoon (although, jet-setting around the world sounds like a great idea any time of year). When putting together they ultimate honeymoon packing list, think stylish, versatile, and luxe –...

INSPIRATION | DESIGNING YOUR WEDDING WITH BE SOCIAL EVENTS IN MIAMI, FLORIDA

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Based in Miami, Florida, BE Social Events specializes in the design and production of incredible weddings around the world. Owners, Corinne Abuaram and Al Davis share more about their work and what inspires them when creating the perfect wedding for their clients.

TRAVEL | MARCO GRASSI AND HOFA GALLERY PRESENT “DON’T JUST BE A PRETTY FACE”

Thursday, April 4, 2019

When it comes to museums and art galleries, London is one of the world’s best cities in which to enjoy history, culture, and see whose name is currently buzzing within the art community. On March 31st, the House of Fine Art (HOFA) Gallery in London launched Marco Grassi’s solo show, called “Don’t...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | WHITEHALL IN ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Choosing to host your wedding at an historic location can bring an air of timelessness and old-world romance to the celebration. Located in Annapolis, Maryland, Whitehall is a Palladian estate built in 1764, later becoming the state’s first National Historic Landmark. With 135 preserved acres and a...

FASHION | 9 TOP BRIDAL TRENDS OF 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Style and fashion are two different entities, with fashion having a finite lifespan and style being a timeless expression. Fortunately, for this year’s brides, the top bridal trends of 2019 are classic enough to last through the decades without resulting in an “I can’t believe I wore that” moment...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | JW MARRIOTT NASHVILLE IN TENNESSEE

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Rising 33 stories above the Nashville skyline, JW Marriott Nashville is a stunning beacon of style and sophistication in the famed city. Located in the heart of downtown Nashville, the hotel offers everything a discerning couple could need while celebrating a luxury wedding in Tennessee – from...

PLANNING IDEAS | 5 LUXURY GIRLS’ TRIPS FOR YOUR BRIDAL PARTY

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

More often than not, the wedding planning experience can be a whirlwind of excitement, stress, and anticipation – especially during those final few weeks leading up to the altar. For brides, a wedding is also the perfect excuse to plan an epic trip with your bridal party and spend time with those...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | THE RAINBOW ROOM IN NEW YORK CITY

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Few places in New York City are as iconic as the Rainbow Room. When the Rainbow Room opened in 1934, it quickly became the place “to see and be seen,” hosting all of the city’s elite, from the Astors to the Rockefellers. Today, this refurbished masterpiece retains its original air of exclusivity,...

JEWELRY | FOREVERMARK DIAMONDS ARE A RED CARPET JEWELRY FAVORITE

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Award shows and red carpet events always call for special jewelry pieces that both, make a statement and complement the couture du jour. Whether it’s a dazzling pair of chandelier earrings or a large cocktail ring, Forevermark diamonds continue to be a red carpet jewelry favorite among celebrities...

PLANNING IDEAS | PACIFIC RIM FLAVORS FOR YOUR WEDDING MENU

Friday, March 8, 2019

Putting together the perfect wedding menu is one of the most important details of the wedding planning process. Food is something that guests always remember, and you want to choose dishes that are modern and aesthetically pleasing, while still representing who you are as a couple. It can be...

FASHION | AUTUMN/WINTER 2019 DESIGNER HIGHLIGHTS FROM PARIS FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Paris Fashion Week wrapped yesterday, with Karl Lagerfeld’s last designs being showcased at Chanel’s Autumn/Winter 2019 show. Many industry A-listers showed up to honor the late designer, such as Anna Wintour, Claudia Schiffer, and Naomi Campbell, and runway models included Lagerfeld’s favorites,...

BEAUTY | EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR THAT PERFECT BRIDAL GLOW

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Some makeup trends may come and go – but for your wedding day, a radiant and fresh-faced look will always be timeless. Flawless skin and a neutral makeup palette photograph beautifully, and touchups couldn’t be easier (some pressed powder here, a little gloss there). Here’s some of our favorite...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | EAU PALM BEACH RESORT & SPA IN MANALAPAN, FLORIDA

Friday, March 1, 2019

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa is an absolute Florida gem, situated on seven oceanfront acres of private beach. Couples who choose to celebrate their wedding at this AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five-Star resort can expect luxury accommodations, world-class amenities, and – of course – breathtaking...

HONEYMOON | THE RESORT AT PELICAN HILL HOSTS LUXURY CALIFORNIA HONEYMOONS

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Who says you need to venture overseas for an incredible honeymoon experience? Many couples who opt to remain stateside nowadays (or who fly in from abroad) are choosing to take in the scenic beauty and laid-back lifestyle of the California Coast.

FASHION | BRIDAL PARTY FASHION BY HIGH-END ROMANIAN DESIGNERS

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Last year, FTL Moda launched an innovative fashion PR project dedicated to bringing a select group of high-end Romanian designers to the world’s attention. With so much raw talent around the globe remaining undiscovered – especially in less cosmopolitan countries – it was fascinating to see what...