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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. 

DESTINATION WEDDING | LUXURY WEDDINGS IN ONTARIO

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

From the bright lights of Toronto to the northern lights of James Bay, Ontario offers some of Canada’s most spectacularly diverse wedding venues to couples with a sense of adventure as well as a taste for luxury.

INSPIRATION | GARDEN OF LOVE, AN EXCLUSIVE WITH DESIGN HOUSE DECOR

Monday, October 16, 2017

This month the Design House Decor team designed an oasis of florals emulating a lush garden. Each and every corner of this wedding reception received it's own decor treatment starting with the custom handmade ceiling comprised of hanging ribbon and wisteria.

BEAUTY | BRIDAL GLAM WITH LILLY LASHES

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Audrey Hepburn once said, “The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart; the place where love resides.” In that spirit, what would any bride’s makeup be without the perfect lashes to make her eyes pop? It’s no secret that a fluttering fringe of...

HONEYMOON | BEAUTY AND SERENITY IN VIETNAM

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Gracefully curved along the South China Sea, Vietnam has emerged in recent years as a thriving destination for tourists and honeymooners, who are drawn by the natural beauty of Ha Long Bay and the country’s 31 national parks, World Heritage Sites like the ancient city of Hue, and the bustling...

REAL WEDDING | DESIREE AND AMIR MARRIED AT THE RITZ-CARLTON LAGUNA NIGUEL

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Desiree Yazdanshenas & Amir Sharifi January 7, 2017 in Dana Point, California Desiree and Amir met through mutual friends ten years before they started dating. While Amir tried repeatedly to get Desiree to go out with him, the timing never seemed right. At his cousin’s engagement party, however...

FASHION | OCTOBER 2017 NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

Monday, October 9, 2017

This past week, we’ve been bringing you coverage straight from New York Bridal Fashion Week via social media (search the hashtag #GOWSNYBFW), documented by Josh Wong, KLK Photography, and Ray Santana.

INSPIRATION | LUXE MODERNITY AT SKYSPACE

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

With an open-air vicinity and sky-high views of the city below, OUE Skyspace in Los Angeles provides a sleek, modern backdrop for this luxury styled shoot. Organized by AllSeated and planned by celebrity event planner, Mindy Weiss, this creative collaboration was filled with blue skies, clean lines...

HONEYMOON | EXPLORE CHILE AND PERU

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Chile and Peru occupy most of the Pacific Coast of South America, and while both have spectacular coastlines, honeymooners also will find romance and adventure on offshore islands and the mountainous interior of these neighboring nations.

FASHION | 2017 OCTOBER NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Join us this week for front row access to New York's Bridal Fashion Week, Thursday, October 5, - Sunday, October 8, 2017. 

PLANNING IDEAS | 8 BEAUTIFUL BRIDAL PORTRAITS

Monday, October 2, 2017

After all the hours spent shopping for the perfect wedding dress, shoes, and accessories – not to mention, getting your hair and makeup done – bridal portraits are a wonderful way to capture the final masterpiece. A bridal portrait session needn’t be lengthy or arduous. The right photographer will...

DESTINATION WEDDING | GETTING MARRIED IN PORTUGAL

Friday, September 29, 2017

A land of plains and palaces, poets and praias, Portugal has a diverse appeal as a luxury wedding destination whether your romantic vision bends toward the cosmopolitan allure of Lisbon or the calming charms of the Algarve coast.

FASHION | THE GALIA LAHAV STORY

Thursday, September 28, 2017

As one of the bridal world’s most sought-after fashion designers, wedding gowns by Galia Lahav have become synonymous with femininity, luxury, and an unabashedly sexy edge. Over the past 30 years, the bridal and evening couture design house has mastered the art of creating the most intricate and...

REAL WEDDING | A TROPICAL POST-WEDDING PHOTO SESSION IN ST. JOHN

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Last year, Roxanna Medina and Stephen Cwikla tied the knot with a destination wedding in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Following their celebration with friends and family, the newlyweds spent some time relaxing on the beaches of St. John for a post-wedding photo session with L’Atelier Lumiere...

PLANNING IDEAS | 12 FABULOUS FALL WEDDING CAKE DESIGNS

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Autumn offers a wealth of design inspiration for weddings that take place during this time of year. One of the easiest ways to incorporate a seasonal touch into your celebration is with a festive wedding cake – one that alludes to the warmth and richness of Fall. Some Fall wedding cake ideas...

INSPIRATION | ENGLISH STYLE AND LUXURY AT BLENHEIM PALACE

Monday, September 25, 2017

As one of England’s most stunning country estates, Blenheim Palace is a Baroque architectural masterpiece. Once home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough, as well as the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, today’s couples can celebrate their nuptials in rooms such as the Great Hall, Long Library, and...

LIFESTYLE | WELCOME FALL WITH A WOODSY MUSHROOM CENTERPIECE

Friday, September 22, 2017

Welcome a new season with this forest-inspired arrangement by Eddie Zaratsian, featuring wild mushrooms and fall foliage. It’s sure to add a rustic yet elegant touch to any autumn dinner table.

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | W PUNTA DE MITA

Thursday, September 21, 2017

New to Mexico’s luxury hotel scene, the W Punta de Mita is an oceanfront oasis situated in the heart of one of the country’s most beautiful beaches. Here’s what you need to know about planning the perfect destination wedding at this gorgeous location. GO: If you had to describe the property in...

FASHION | RALPH LAUREN COMBINES STYLE WITH CLASSIC CARS FOR FASHION WEEK

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Last week, Ralph Lauren presented a Fall 2017 fashion show in a unique, immersive experience at Ralph’s Garage on his private home in Bedford, New York. Set against the spectacular backdrop of one of the world’s most esteemed automotive collections, the show presented Lauren’s passion for...

SPA | TARGETED TONING TREATMENTS AT BEVERLY WILSHIRE, A FOUR SEASONS HOTEL

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The award-winning Spa at Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, has partnered with jeweler David Webb to create the ultimate luxury in pre-wedding prep with the Targeted Toning Treatment Package.

FASHION | 2017 EMMY AWARDS FASHION HIGHLIGHTS

Monday, September 18, 2017

Yesterday, stars gathered on the red carpet for the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. In a parade of exquisite designer gowns, celebrities donned this year’s top trends such as sheer fabrics, pale color palettes, and tea-length dresses. Here are five of our favorite fashion highlights of the...