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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. 

A CANOUAN WEDDING IS THE ULTIMATE IN CARIBBEAN LUXURY

Friday, December 4, 2020

When it comes to destination weddings in the Caribbean, it doesn’t get much more exclusive and luxurious than a Canouan wedding. At Mandarin Oriental, Canouan, couples and their guests will enjoy a secluded hideaway with the most spectacular suites and villas, anticipatory service, and unspoiled...

THE 2021 MUSE COLLECTION BY WONA CONCEPT

Thursday, December 3, 2020

“WONÁ” in Ukrainian means “she” – a term that perfectly reflects the mission and inspiration behind WONA Concept wedding dresses. The Ukrainian brand is dedicated to women, and it’s wonderful to see how this humble private atelier has been steadily growing in popularity among stylish brides...

SPOTLIGHT ON SUNNY RAVANBACH OF WHITE LILAC INC.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

As the founder of White Lilac Inc. – one of Southern California’s most in-demand planning and event design groups – Sunny Ravanbach is the embodiment of style, entrepreneurship, and vision.

NYC MICRO WEDDINGS AT CONRAD NEW YORK DOWNTOWN

Thursday, November 12, 2020

New York City is one of those rare places that always seems to thrive, regardless of what chaos and uncertainty is thrown its way. As we approach a new era of weddings in a world with COVID-19 playing a factor, top hotels like Conrad New York Downtown are finding ways to safely accommodate the city...

ANNA PAVLOVA INSPIRED GALIA LAHAV’S 2021 DANCING QUEEN BRIDAL COUTURE COLLECTION

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

The 2021 bridal couture collection by Galia Lahav, named Dancing Queen, is a celebration of bridal fashion. Some may equate the term “Dancing Queen” with the iconic ABBA song, but this lineup of wedding gowns was inspired by strong female figures within the dance world, including Anna Pavlova and...

PLAN A ROMANTIC SANTA MONICA ENGAGEMENT AT A LUXURIOUS BEACHFRONT PROPERTY

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Did you know that over 47% of engagements take place between Thanksgiving and Valentine’s Day? Engagement season has officially arrived, and it’s the perfect time to plan an epic proposal (assuming an engagement ring has already be chosen). For couples in California, it doesn’t get much more...

“TOUCH” BY YOLANCRIS IS A BRIDAL COLLECTION FOR A NEW GENERATION

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Of all the Fall/Winter 2021 bridal collections that have been premiered this season through virtual fashion week events, “Touch” by Yolancris is perhaps the most dialed in when it comes to the world’s current state. Inspired by a new generation of women and brides-to-be, Yolanda Pérez – the...

THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAGUNA NIGUEL IS A FAVORITE CALIFORNIA WEDDING DESTINATION FOR LUXURY CELEBRATIONS

Monday, November 2, 2020

The California coast is the epitome of laid-back luxury, boasting dramatic bluffs and ocean views that need little else to create an unforgettable wedding experience. As a favorite California wedding destination, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel has long been the venue of choice for several Wedding...

LUXURY WEDDINGS AT THE RESORT AT PELICAN HILL

Monday, October 26, 2020

As one of California’s most extraordinary wedding destinations, The Resort at Pelican Hill is a favorite location for luxury weddings and styled inspiration shoots alike. Perched upon 504 acres of exquisite land, Pelican Hill is a magnificent blend of 16th century Palladian architecture and the...

5 REASONS TO HOST A DESTINATION WEDDING AT NOBU HOTEL LOS CABOS

Monday, October 19, 2020

After spending most of 2020 in quarantine, it’s no surprise that a growing number of couples are opting for destination weddings in 2021. Los Cabos is undoubtedly one of the most popular regions for destination weddings in Mexico, and an ideal location for elopements and larger weddings alike. When...

DUKE IMAGES CAPTURES EXTRAORDINARY WEDDING ADVENTURES

Friday, October 16, 2020

The traditional wedding experience has undoubtedly transformed into something more along the lines of “wedding adventures.” Worldwide quarantines and social distancing rules have led couples to postpone wedding dates, edit guest lists down to more intimate gatherings, switch destinations, or simply...

GORGEOUS PACIFIC COAST WEDDINGS AT BEL-AIR BAY CLUB

Thursday, October 15, 2020

The Pacific coast is one of the world’s most exquisite stretches of land, offering couples a wealth of scenic wedding destinations. At Bel-Air Bay Club, a Mediterranean-style mansion in Pacific Palisades, couples can host gorgeous Pacific coast weddings and celebrate with the ocean as their...

FALL 2021 BRIDAL COUTURE COLLECTIONS FROM NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

The Fall 2021 New York Bridal Fashion Week has successfully come and gone. Despite not being able to meet with designers in person and watch live fashion shows, we thoroughly enjoyed connecting with everyone virtually – whether it was a Zoom presentation with Ines Di Santo and her daughter Veronica...

EXQUISITE MIAMI BEACH WEDDINGS AT THE ST. REGIS BAL HARBOUR RESORT

Monday, October 12, 2020

With #LiveExquisite as its signature hashtag, the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort is the epitome of luxury and fine living in Florida. Miami Beach weddings are steeped in elegance and refinement when hosted at the St. Regis; the interiors are gilded and sparkling, and visitors can even witness a...

THE INES DI SANTO SPRING 2021 COUTURE COLLECTION IS FILLED WITH ENCHANTMENT

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Enchantment – noun – The state of being under a spell. “This is the feeling that I wanted to convey when you look at my latest collection,” says world-renowned bridal designer, Ines Di Santo, describing her Spring 2021 couture collection. “I wanted to take your eye on a journey of fantasy and...

LUXURY WEDDING CATERING FROM 24 CARROTS

Monday, October 5, 2020

As a leading luxury wedding catering company in Southern California, 24 Carrots Catering and Events has long been providing couples and corporate parties with a gourmet selection of cocktails and cuisine. Despite this year’s COVID-19 pandemic, 24 Carrots has continued to be a pillar of the SoCal...

COMPLIMENTARY COUPLES PHOTOSHOOT AT THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING

Friday, October 2, 2020

As one of the world’s most iconic structures, the Empire State Building has long been a favorite destination for New York City engagements and wedding photos. Recently, the Empire State Building Observatory (ESB) announced that couples throughout the Tri-State area can receive a complimentary...

GET MARRIED IN MEXICO AT JW MARRIOTT CANCUN

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

With its oceanfront views and effortless sense of style, JW Marriott Cancun is the perfect place to get married in Mexico. Couples and guests alike will enjoy the leisurely ambiance of the property, bespoke service, and breathtaking setting – all, which serve to create the ultimate destination...

A TRIBAL INSPIRED PARTY BY MY EVENT DESIGN

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

A tribe holds special meaning to those who understand the importance of having a sense of community, a sense of belonging, and a sense of tradition. When Majeda Kassir Bisharat, Creative Director of MY Event Design, was approached by a couple to plan their pre-wedding party, she was thrilled to be...

COMO PARROT CAY REOPENING OCTOBER 1ST FOR TURKS AND CAICOS TRAVELERS

Monday, September 28, 2020

We’re thrilled to announce that COMO Parrot Cay will be reopening October 1st and welcoming Turks and Caicos travelers for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic. Turks and Caicos entry requirements are in place for all visitors, which includes mandatory travel insurance and Covid-19 testing.