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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. 

BEAUTY | EFFORTLESSLY BEAUTIFUL MAKEUP FOR BEACH BRIDES

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

We love a dramatic winged eye and a crimson red lip, but neither feels quite right in the realm of beach weddings. Beach brides look their most gorgeous when trading in super coiffed hair, heavy makeup, and structured wedding gowns for romantic hairstyles, flowing fabrics, and effortlessly...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | HOST A HACIENDA-STYLE WEDDING AT ESTANCIA LA JOLLA IN CALIFORNIA

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tucked away within ten acres of lush, tranquil gardens, Estancia La Jolla is the ultimate romantic escape. As a Meritage Collection property, this hidden gem follows the motto of providing a uniquely laid-back approach to the good life reflecting warm, sunshine-soaked California roots. Booking a...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | LUXURY CALIFORNIA WEDDINGS AT BEL-AIR BAY CLUB

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Perched above the California coastline between Santa Monica and Malibu, Bel-Air Bay Club doubles as a private beach club and a prime location for luxury California weddings. In addition to its picturesque aesthetics, the club features magnificent panoramic 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean,...

PLANNING IDEAS | CHIC SUMMER WEDDING MENU IDEAS FROM 24 CARROTS CATERING AND EVENTS

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The summer season is filled with countless culinary favorites such as peak-season produce, refreshing cocktails, and icy treats. Based in Southern California, the team at 24 Carrots Catering and Events has mastered the art of curating menus for warm weather weddings, consistently serving up...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | HUNTINGTON BEACH SUN AND LAID-BACK LUXURY AT PASÉA HOTEL & SPA

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Located only steps from the Huntington Beach pier, at the heart of a vibrant and emerging community, Paséa Hotel & Spa is a modern oasis with an unrivaled sense of clean coastal style and a comfort guests can experience with sand between their toes.  From your arrival at this beachside Meritage...

LIFESTYLE | STYLISH ESSENTIALS FOR SUMMER FRIDAYS

Friday, May 31, 2019

We’re only a couple weeks away from the official start of summer and the much-anticipated return of Summer Fridays! With more hours of sunlight to enjoy during the day (and a few less hours to spend in the office at the end of the week), it’s the perfect time of year to make the most of each...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | LA BELLE MARIEE BRIDAL IN BUCKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, La Belle Mariee (a Grace Ormonde top bridal salon) is where PA’s most stylish brides flock to find their dream designer wedding gown. This beautiful boutique, owned by mother-daughter team Michele and Gabrielle, carries some of the most in-demand bridal...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | GREAT APPALACHIAN VALLEY WEDDINGS AT LINWOOD ESTATE

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The northeastern region of the United States is home to some of the most picturesque settings, boasting miles upon miles of lush countryside and rolling hills. For couples in search of a wedding location that combines natural beauty with the elegance and grandeur of a stately home, Linwood Estate...

INSPIRATION | THESE 6 TOP DESTINATION WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS CAPTURE LUXURY WEDDINGS WORLDWIDE

Thursday, May 23, 2019

With so many couples choosing to host destination weddings nowadays, photographers worldwide are taking to the skies and capturing the most incredible luxury weddings far beyond their local borders. Choosing the right photographer is the most important decision of the wedding planning process, as...

FASHION | THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL HAS TURNED INTO THE ULTIMATE WHITE PARTY

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Maybe it’s because white pops so beautifully against a red carpet, or perhaps everyone is in a “swanky yachting mood” from being on the French Riviera for the past week – but either way, the 2019 Cannes Film Festival has turned into the ultimate white party.

VIDEO | A HOUSE CALL WITH STING AND TRUDIE STYLER AT IL PALAGIO

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

CBS recently spent time visiting Sting and Trudie Styler in Tuscany, walking the grounds Il Palagio – the couple’s stunning 400-year-old villa. As friends of Wedding Style, Sting and Trudie have been so gracious as to host an incredible fashion shoot for the magazine in the past.

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | BANYAN TREE MAYAKOBA IN PLAYA DEL CARMEN, MEXICO

Friday, May 17, 2019

Riviera Maya is home to some of Mexico’s most stunning beaches and resorts. Among them is Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen, which boasts a collection of luxury villas, fine dining options, swanky bars, a golf course, and a world-class spa. We asked the team to share more about planning a...

FASHION | GLOBAL GLAMOUR AT THE 2019 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The 72nd annual Cannes Film Festival kicked off on Tuesday, with stars from around the world gathering on the French Riviera for a week of highly anticipated movie premieres. During this time, Cannes is always transformed into a pocket of global glamour, showcasing talent and fashion far beyond the...

CELEBRITY | 8 CELEBRITY ENGAGEMENTS WE’RE EXCITED ABOUT THIS YEAR

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

For those of you who follow celebrity news, 2019 has given us several headlining engagements so far. By this time next year, social media is sure to be flooded with gorgeous wedding photos from these celebrity engagements that we’ll definitely be following: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | CELEBRATING LOVE AT CALIFORNIA’S LITTLE RIVER INN

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Reveling over 75 Years of creating special moments, the Little River Inn understands your celebration is a unique union of your love. Intimate, bohemian, or classic black tie, this hidden gem is there to make your dreams a realty. Organizing events since 1939, this establishment is passionate about...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | CONRAD NEW YORK IN NEW YORK CITY

Friday, May 10, 2019

If a big city wedding with a modern and contemporary feel is on your radar, then Conrad New York is the perfect spot for celebrating love in New York City. LeighAnne Tucci, the Senior Catering Manager at Conrad New York, shares more about what to expect when planning a wedding at this Gotham hot...

TRAVEL | INSIDE THE FOUR SEASONS PRIVATE JET

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

In the midst of a travel era filled with airport stress and airline drama, Four Seasons is bringing the luxury of the brand’s iconic hotels to the skies with the new Four Seasons Jet. This state-of-the-art Boeing 757 features the same comfort, service, and exclusivity that hotel guests receive,...

FASHION | 15 FABULOUSLY CAMP LOOKS AT THE 2019 MET GALA

Monday, May 6, 2019

This year, the annual Met Gala in New York City was given the theme of, “Camp: Notes on Fashion.” Now, if there’s any rules to follow when it comes to being camp, it’s simply this – be ostentatious, have fun, and don’t take yourself too seriously. In keeping with this theme, the pink carpet was...

FASHION | WHAT WE SAW AT VALMONT BARCELONA BRIDAL FASHION WEEK 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

For four days, April 23rd through April 26th, 2019 during internationally acclaimed Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week (VBBFW), the runway at the Montjuïcof venue in the center of Barcelona lit up with the latest collections from bridal fashion designers from around the world. This year’s guests...

FASHION | THE RALPH & RUSSO EXPANSION LEADS TO MONTE CARLO

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Monaco is one of the most luxurious and exclusive locations in the world, playing host to royalty and social elites alike. As the business and recreation center of the principality, Monte Carlo is a coveted region for fashion designers who wish to open their own storefront among such a niche class...