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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. 

TRAVEL | 6 ACTIVITIES FOR A ROMANTIC WEEKEND GETAWAY AT MONTAGE PALMETTO BLUFF

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Montage Palmetto Bluff is an idyllic location for a wedding in South Carolina, but there’s so much more to the resort than its gorgeous wedding venues and sites. With the unique combination of being a resort within a community of luxury residences, couples and travelers alike will never want for...

PLANNING IDEAS | 4 IDEAS FOR GIVING YOUR GUESTS A MEMORABLE WELCOME PARTY

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Touch of Elegance Events has a reputation for creating incredible luxury weddings and events in New York and beyond. The team consists of Mala Bakshi and her assistants, all trained by Mala to infuse grace, style, and elegance into every event - beginning with a memorable welcome party.

INSPIRATION | LOVE AT FILOLI GARDENS

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

With California’s perpetual sunshine, it’s the perfect location for year-round outdoor weddings and receptions. If you have your heart set on a romantic garden wedding, this styled shoot at Filoli Gardens – photographed by The Big Affair – has plenty of rose-filled inspiration for your tabletop...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | THE CONDADO VANDERBILT HOTEL IN PUERTO RICO

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Step into a stunning world of Spanish Revival architecture and dramatic ocean views with a destination wedding at the Condado Vanderbilt Hotel. Located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, this luxury hotel has been a favorite destination for sophisticated travelers since 1919. Catering Director, David Silva...

PLANNING IDEAS | KAYLA MARIE’S 6 STEPS TO PLANNING AN EXQUISITE DESTINATION WEDDING

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Destination weddings are always a memorable affair. After all, there’s no better way to celebrate your nuptials than by inviting loved ones to enjoy a weekend – or better yet, a whole week – exploring a new city or country together, creating an experience you and your guests will cherish for a...

DESTINATION WEDDING | TOP 3 LAS VEGAS HOTELS FOR A GLAMOROUS SIN CITY WEDDING

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

As a brightly lit oasis in the Mojave Desert, Las Vegas is the perfect wedding destination for any couple who has been lucky in love (and who loves the nightlife). With its endless strip of sky-high hotels, bustling casinos, chef-owned restaurants, and popular nightclubs, it couldn’t be easier to...

PLANNING IDEAS | 7 TIPS FROM RENE ZADORI FOR CAPTURING THE BEST WEDDING PHOTOS

Monday, August 6, 2018

For nearly a decade, Rene Zadori Photography has been a highly sought-after studio in Southern California, capturing luxury weddings on film. Rene shares his top tips for couples, which will ensure the best wedding photos possible – a timeless memento that will last long after the big day is over.

PLANNING IDEAS | HOST A POST-WEDDING BRUNCH AT EDEN ROC’S MALIBU FARM

Friday, August 3, 2018

With so many couples opting for destination weddings, post-wedding brunches have become a favorite way to unwind from the previous night’s festivities and wrap up an unforgettable wedding experience. Although newlyweds probably have a chance to visit with each guest during the reception, sharing...

SPA | MOROCCAN LUXURY AT THE SPA ROYAL MANSOUR IN MARRAKECH

Thursday, August 2, 2018

The vibrant energy and culture of Marrakech is enough to attract millions of visitors to Morocco annually. For those in search of a little R&R while exploring such an exciting and bustling city, the Spa Royal Mansour welcomes guests to experience Moroccan luxury in the form of curated spa...

INSPIRATION | EXPERIENCE YOUR OWN TUSCAN LOVE STORY WITH WEDDINGS IN TUSCANY

Friday, July 27, 2018

Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi once said, “You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” It only takes a short venture to Tuscany to understand his sentiments. Known for its sprawling hillsides, wineries, and an inexplicably comforting, “amber-like” ambiance, Tuscany is undoubtedly one of Italy’...

FASHION | EMMY LONDON BRINGS CRAFTSMANSHIP AND HERITAGE TO BRIDAL SHOES

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Since 2004, the Emmy London brand has become synonymous with luxury bridal accessories – most notably, an exquisite array of bridal shoes featuring intricate details and a romantic color palette. With a unique blend of heritage and an uncompromising standard of fine craftsmanship, brides around the...

PLANNING IDEAS | GRAND FURNISHINGS FROM EVOLUTION EVENT RENTALS

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

The wedding planning and design process includes an overwhelming number of details and elements that, somehow, need to sync up to create a complete and cohesive vision. There’s florals, lighting, linens, table settings, table placement, and the wedding menu – just to name a few.

HONEYMOON | 5 LUXURY EXPERIENCES FOR THE ULTIMATE SEYCHELLES HONEYMOON

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Off the beaten path and adored by travelers worldwide, the Seychelles is one of the most stunning destinations for couples in search of a unique and luxurious honeymoon getaway. As an Indian Ocean archipelago off the coast of East Africa, the Seychelles are comprised of 115 islands brimming with...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | 8 FAVORITE WEDDING GOWNS AT BRIDAL REFLECTIONS IN NEW YORK

Friday, July 13, 2018

New York brides venture to Bridal Reflections year-round in search of the perfect dress. For this season’s brides-to-be, the team has shared a guide to their current favorite wedding gowns – take note before that bridal appointment! From the experts at Bridal Reflections…

FASHION | GALIA LAHAV PRESENTS “AND GOD CREATED WOMAN” AT FALL 2018 PARIS COUTURE FASHION WEEK

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Female empowerment has been an ever-present theme in recent pop culture, influencing artists in all industries from music to fashion. During the latest Fall 2018 Paris Couture Fashion Week runway shows, Galia Lahav and Sharon Sever presented their own interpretation of the concept by revealing...

PLANNING IDEAS | SET THE PERFECT TABLE WITH REDBLISS CHARGERS

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Whether you’re piecing together a lavish wedding reception or throwing a formal dinner party at home, attention to detail is everything when it comes to creating that “WOW” factor. Table settings are especially important during a sit-down meal, as the table scape and décor you choose is a way to...

FASHION | FRANCESCA MIRANDA LAUNCHES HER DEBUT RESORT 2019 COLLECTION

Friday, July 6, 2018

This year’s vacation season marks a new chapter for bridal designer Francesca Miranda. For the first time, the brand has launched its new Resort 2019 women’s collection – Francesca’s debut ready-to-wear line. Comprised of a selection of colorful dresses, jumpsuits, and mix-and-match separates, this...

INSPIRATION | GENEVIEVE DE MANIO PHOTOGRAPHY CAPTURES EVERY WEDDING DETAIL

Thursday, July 5, 2018

For the past 20 years, Genevieve de Manio – or “Gigi” – has been photographing some of the most beautiful weddings around the world. From anticipatory moments before the ceremony to spectacular flower-filled receptions, her couples are fortunate enough to revisit the magic of their wedding day via...

FASHION | AN INTERVIEW WITH DESIGNER GEMY MAALOUF

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Since Gemy Maalouf opened her first Beirut atelier in 1996, her gowns have become ever-present in the world’s greatest fashion capitals – from London, to New York, to Paris and Milan. Now reaching fashion-forward brides in 48 countries, Gemy’s creations continue to provide modern brides with their...

BRIDAL SALON SPOTLIGHT | LA BELLE MARIÉE BRIDAL

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Wedding season is in full swing and brides-to-be around the world are in search of the perfect wedding dress. For Pennsylvania brides with a discerning taste for couture, that dream gown may be found La Belle Mariée Bridal salon in Bucks County.