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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. 

REAL WEDDING | A LUXURY LOS ANGELES WEDDING DESIGNED BY EDDIE ZARATSIAN

Friday, August 18, 2017

Pateil Davidian & Christopher Sarafoglu July 16, 2016 in Los Angeles, California Pateil Davidian and Christopher Sarafoglu knew of each other through mutual friends, but never actually had a chance to meet – that is, until Chris decided to have a gettogether at his house, and Pateil was...

JEWELRY | THE GIFT OF LUXURY TIMEPIECES

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Ever since their origin in 16th century Europe, watches have become a treasured heirloom, often passed down through generations. A luxury timepiece is the perfect wedding gift for any bride or groom to present each other, and there’s something classically romantic about gifting a beautiful watch to...

DESTINATION WEDDING | CELEBRATING ROMANCE IN SICILY

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

From the streets of Palermo to the heights of Mount Etna, Sicily dazzles as a wedding destination steeped in centuries of history and tradition.

SNEAK PEEK | FALL/WINTER 2017 ISSUE

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

We are pleased to reveal the cover of our Fall/Winter 2017 issue, styled and shot by UK-based photographer, Adam Alex. The issue will be available on newsstands August 29th, and is currently available for pre-order.

INSPIRATION | MODERN ROMANCE, AN EXCLUSIVE WITH DESIGN HOUSE DECOR

Monday, August 14, 2017

This month the Design House Decor team designed a monochromatic reception encompassing New York City high society glam with Los Angeles charm and vibe.

VIDEO | SEE YOUR WEDDING IN VIRTUAL REALITY

Friday, August 11, 2017

Couples can now experience their wedding before it happens, thanks to the first ever virtual reality wedding tool released by event tech company AllSeated. By using special virtual reality goggles, couples, planners and other vendors can now virtually tour their future wedding, complete with...

PLANNING IDEAS | 10 WEDDING INVITATION SUITES TO CREATE THE PERFECT FIRST IMPRESSION

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Wedding invitations set the tone for your entire wedding. As the first glimpse of what’s to come – a first impression, if you will – the perfect wedding invitation suite will reflect your personality as a couple, the style of your wedding, and leave guests looking forward to celebrating your...

DESTINATION WEDDING | LUXURY GOLF COURSE WEDDINGS AT FOUR SEASONS RESORT LANAI

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The secluded Hawaiian island of Lanai offers a paradise of possibilities for wedding celebrations, from white-sand beaches, to lush gardens, and now to a brilliant green golf course – a pristine setting where the sweep of ocean and sky can serve as your 'something blue’ backdrop to a luxury golf...

RECIPE | CORN FRITTERS FROM WOLFGANG PUCK

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

This recipe from Wolfgang Puck Catering is perfect for those end-of-summer BBQs, as well as your cocktail hour menu. Corn Fritters Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup fine ground yellow polenta 1 cup AP flour 2 tsp kosher salt ¼ cup sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder   2 eggs ½ cup buttermilk ½ cup milk ¼ cup...

INSPIRATION | SWEET AND STYLISH FLOWER GIRLS

Monday, August 7, 2017

It’s a special day for them, too! We love this sweet and stylish NYC photoshoot, dedicated to adorable flower girls everywhere. >View more styled shoots.

REAL WEDDING | SHANI RUDERMAN & OMRI CASSPI MARRIED IN ISRAEL

Friday, August 4, 2017

Shani Ruderman & Omri Casspi June 6, 2016 in Caesarea, Israel

FASHION | PNINA TORNAI 2018 COLLECTION TRUNK SHOW AT KLEINFELD

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Mark your calendars this month for Pnina Tornai’s exclusive trunk show at Kleinfeld in New York City. From August 17-27, you can shop gowns from Pnina’s 2018 Couture and LOVE Collections, and meet the designer in person. Brides who purchase a Pnina Tornai Couture gown during the trunk show will...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | CONRAD BORA BORA NUI

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Getting married in Bora Bora? Audrey Zander, the sales and marketing manager at Conrad Bora Bora Nui, shares what you can expect when saying “I do” at this luxury hotel in the South Pacific. GO: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
A: Authentic, Inspiring,...

VIDEO | EMILIO OLABARRIETA EVENT ATELIER

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Get to know the team behind Emilio Olabarrieta Event Atelier – an incredibly talented group of even designers based in Puerto Rico. >View online Platinum Member profile.

PLANNING IDEAS | 11 CHIC SEAFOOD PRESENTATIONS

Monday, July 31, 2017

What’s summer without copious amounts of delicious seafood? Luxurious offerings like lobster, oysters and caviar are a favorite for wedding menus, but a chic seafood presentation can make more relaxed fare just as impressive for your guests. Beautiful diver scallops, mini lobster rolls, individual...

HONEYMOON | EXPLORING THE GREEK ISLANDS

Friday, July 28, 2017

Corfu. Crete. Santorini. Mykonos. Rhodes. Hydra. Andros. Delos. Just the names alone stir passion in the heart of honeymooners, and these are a mere handful of the islands that dot the Aegean and Ionian Seas, known collectively as the Greek Islands.

LIFESTYLE | 20 LUXURY TRAVEL ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR AUGUST HOLIDAY

Thursday, July 27, 2017

We’re at the height of summer, and August is peak time for some of the season’s greatest adventures. Perhaps you’ll find yourself sunning on the deck of a yacht in St. Tropez, snorkeling off the coast of Fiji, or jetting off to an exotic adventure in Mauritius. Wherever your holiday itinerary takes...

FASHION | ALESSANDRA RINAUDO BRIDAL COUTURE 2018 COLLECTION

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Take a glimpse at the Alessandra Rinaudo Bridal Couture 2018 Collection filled with glamour, romance, and the perfect mix of trendiness and modernity. >More wedding gowns and information.

JEWELRY | ALEXANDRA MOR DEBUTS A LUXURY IVORY ALTERNATIVE

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

This year, jewelry designer Alexandra Mor will be debuting a first of its kind, haute couture Tagua Seed Collection during NYFW at Vogue Italia's annual US Protagonist event. Her timing is impeccable in today's market, where luxury is being redefined.

LIFESTYLE | CREATE A WHIMSICAL WATERMELON ARRANGEMENT WITH EDDIE ZARATSIAN

Monday, July 24, 2017

Celebrate summer, Eddie Zaratsian-style, with a colorful and festive watermelon bouquet arrangement.