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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. 

MANDARIN ORIENTAL MIAMI ANNOUNCES ITS GRAND REOPENING

Friday, June 26, 2020

As one of Florida’s most popular wedding destinations, Mandarin Oriental, Miami has recently announced that it will be reopening its doors Wednesday, July 1st. “The health, safety and wellbeing of our guests and colleagues has always been our number one priority, and today is no different,” says...

INSPIRATION BOARD | THE ST. REGIS BAHIA BEACH RESORT – LUXURY PUERTO RICO WEDDINGS

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

For luxury Puerto Rico weddings, The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort is a five-star destination where couples and guests can celebrate a vibrant wedding weekend in style. Even an intimate destination wedding for 20 is transformed into something spectacular when surrounded by Puerto Rico’s lush and...

INSPIRATION BOARD | CELEBRATE WORLD OCEANS DAY AND MORE AT CONRAD BORA BORA NUI

Monday, June 8, 2020

With today being World Oceans Day, it only makes sense to highlight one of the world’s most spectacular properties that showcases the ocean’s true magnificence – Conrad Bora Bora Nui. This French Polynesian resort is located on the private island of Motu To’opua, offering couples and travelers an...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | TWO TOP BEACH WEDDING VENUES IN SANTA MONICA

Friday, May 29, 2020

Beach wedding venues in Santa Monica aren’t difficult to find, but few offer a unique combination of elegance, Californian luxury, and European influences. Shutters on the Beach and Hotel Casa Del Mar are two of the top beach wedding venues in the area, and couples will find them to be the perfect...

INSPIRATION BOARD | ENDLESS PRIVILEGES AND WELLNESS WEDDINGS AT ZOETRY RESORTS

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The wedding world is ever-changing; and with today’s current state of affairs, it’s clear that many couples will be exploring alternative types of weddings, rather than traditional ballroom celebrations. This is where Zoetry Resorts come into play, as this collection of luxurious oceanfront...

INSPIRATION BOARD | MODERN LUXURY AT W SOUTH BEACH

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The summer season is fast approaching; and while sheltering-in-place orders and travel plans may be up in the air, we can take comfort in knowing there’s one destination that offers the thrill of a summer vacation year-round – W South Beach. With Florida sunshine and the Atlantic Ocean right...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | THE RITZ-CARLTON RESIDENCES, WAIKIKI BEACH

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Surrounded by opulent greenery and aromatic flowers, The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach sits between the indigo sky and the Pacific Ocean, creating a beautiful backdrop for any couple’s special day. Located in the tourist center of Waikiki, The Ritz-Carlton Residences permeates the...

INSPIRATION BOARD | OCEANFRONT LUXURY AT TERRANEA RESORT

Monday, May 11, 2020

The California coastline is a unique wedding destination in that it boasts miles of oceanfront luxury without sacrificing the element of relaxation. At the 5-star Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, couples and their guests can celebrate and entire week or weekend together right next to the...

TRAVEL | REST AND RELAXATION AT BUNGALOWS KEY LARGO

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

A three-day getaway can work wonders for restoring one’s energy, whether it’s a mid-wedding planning break or an impromptu romantic weekend at a warm-weather location. For the Wedding Style team, spending a few days at Bungalows Key Largo was the perfect way to indulge in a little rest and...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | LUXURY BAJA WEDDINGS AT GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

As one of the world’s top wedding and honeymoon destinations, Mexico continues to welcome visitors with its warm and colorful culture, world-class cuisine, and a setting that is nothing short of paradise. Grand Velas Los Cabos, located on the far end of the Baja Peninsula, is one of Mexico’s most...

TRAVEL | EXPLORING PORTUGAL'S ALENTEJO REGION

Monday, March 16, 2020

Destination weddings and honeymoons are the perfect opportunity to experience new sights, sounds, and cultures around the world. While many couples will opt for popular locations like France, Italy, and the Caribbean, others may choose less frequented cities in an effort to uncover hidden gems....

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | SOUTH BEACH WEDDINGS AT THE BETSY HOTEL

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Miami Beach has a vibrant and energetic atmosphere, making it an ideal destination for a Florida wedding celebration. For couples looking for a boutique venue filled with character, charm, and effortless style, The Betsy Hotel brings a sense of relaxed luxury to South Beach weddings. Jessica...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | BESPOKE WEDDINGS AT VELAS RESORTS

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Situated in Mexico’s most stunning regions, Velas Resorts consists of several properties where couples can indulge in a truly unique and individually tailored experience. Whether it’s a family-friendly destination wedding in Mexico, or a secluded adults-only hideaway for a romantic honeymoon, there...

TRAVEL | A TWO DAY STAY IN REYKJAVIK

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

When the Wedding Style team traveled to Iceland last Fall, our experience began with a two day stay in Reykjavik. As Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik is an interesting city in that it’s small enough to explore within a single weekend – and yet, there’s so many hidden gems and cultural experiences that...

SPA | A DAY AT THE BLUE LAGOON IN ICELAND

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Among Iceland’s most popular attractions is the Blue Lagoon. Although the lagoon is manmade, it has earned a spot on the National Geographic list of “Earth’s Most Awesome Places” because of its ingenuity and success as a luxury geothermal spa. The water itself is comprised of 70% ocean water and 30...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | FOUR SEASONS RESORT, THE BILTMORE SANTA BARBARA

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Scenic, historic, and brimming with California’s unique sense of effortless glamour, Four Seasons Resort, The Biltmore Santa Barbara is an incredible setting for local and destination weddings alike.

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | FOUR SEASONS ANGUILLA - MODERN LUXURY WITH AN ANGUILLIAN SPIRIT

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Venturing to a tropical island in the Caribbean is a dream in and of itself. Staying at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Anguilla, however, elevates the experience even more. With a sleek and elegant design, superb location, and exceptional amenities, the resort’s remarkable façade is matched...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | MEDITERRANEAN INSPIRED LUXURY AT RANCHO VALENCIA RESORT & SPA

Monday, December 9, 2019

Situated on unparalleled grounds in Rancho Santa Fe, California, Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa is the only Relais & Châteaux property in Southern California. As one of the world’s most coveted luxury destinations, this Mediterranean inspired resort boasts natural exquisiteness, seclusion,...

DESTINATION WEDDINGS | THE MANDARIN ORIENTAL MIAMI WEDDING EXPERIENCE

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

As a Grace Ormonde Top Wedding Destination, Mandarin Oriental Miami continues to be a favorite Florida wedding venue among our couples. With sunshine-filled days and a vibrant nightlife scene, guests near and far will love spending a weekend in Miami, surrounded by the luxury and comfort of one of...

SPA | PAMPERING AT NYC SPA, L.RAPHAEL

Monday, November 18, 2019

New York City is teeming with indulgent spas, but L.Raphael truly sets itself apart as global leader in skincare and anti-aging treatments. As a Swiss luxury beauty brand, L.Raphael is known for its state-of-the-art oxygen and ultra-sound technology that has both revolutionized the science of...