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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. 

INSPIRATION | WEDDING STYLE MAGAZINE’S JOURNEY TO THE PAST

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

In celebration of our 20-year anniversary, we’ll be spending the next few months revisiting some of our favorite and most iconic content. Follow along with us on social media to find gorgeous magazine covers, runway show snapshots, design inspiration, and fashion shoots that helped contribute to...

SNEAK PEEK | THE SPRING/SUMMER 2018 20TH ANNIVERSARY ISSUE

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Every romance starts with a first encounter, and every wedding marks the beginning of a new chapter. Yet, even with all the excitement and anticipation a couple feels on their wedding day, they’ll never know how unique and wonderful their journey is until years later. Hindsight and reflection...

INSPIRATION | 6 ENGAGEMENTS OF CHRISTMAS PAST

Thursday, December 21, 2017

December is perhaps the most magical time of year, when anything is possible – including an unexpected marriage proposal. To celebrate the 2017 holiday season, we’re revisiting some of our couples’ love stories and real-life engagements of Christmas past.

INSPIRATION | A DAZZLING & GLAMOROUS STYLED SHOOT AT NATIRAR

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Set on a sprawling 491 of acres encompassing Peapack-Gladstone, Far Hills, and Bedminster in New Jersey, Natirar Mansion provides an exquisite backdrop for this styled shoot captured by Anthony Vazquez Photography. Built between 1910 and 1912, this historic location is an idyllic place to display a...

INSPIRATION | WORDS OF THANKS FROM BRIDES AND GROOMS

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

If there’s one day when you’re bound to feel overwhelmed by love and gratitude, it’s your wedding day. In the spirit of the upcoming holiday season, we’re looking back at some words of thanks from our many brides and grooms over the years.

INSPIRATION | RED HOT INDULGENCE, AN EXCLUSIVE WITH DESIGN HOUSE DECOR

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

This month the Design House Decor team designed a reception that's RED HOT. Deep jewel-tones, hundreds of red roses, custom furniture and gorgeous custom seating pieces fill the room and set the mood for a sexy and ultra romantic wedding reception.

INSPIRATION | EMBRACE YOUR WEDDING DESTINATION

Monday, November 6, 2017

Choosing the perfect location for a destination wedding is only the beginning. As you plan your full wedding experience, it’s always in your guests’ best interest (and yours) to take advantage of everything your city or region has to offer. Whether you’re saying, “I do” in California’s pristine...

INSPIRATION | CHIC HALLOWEEN WEDDINGS

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Happy Halloween! For All Hallows’ Eve this year, we’re looking back at two of the most stylish weddings of Halloween past. Tying this whimsical holiday into a décor scheme is the perfect way to bring a fun, lighthearted feel to any October affair – especially for couples who prefer the darker, less...

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.

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...

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.

INSPIRATION | TROPICAL FESTIVITIES, AN EXCLUSIVE WITH DESIGN HOUSE DECOR

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

This month the Design House Decor team designed a tropical pre-wedding dance lounge. Keeping with a simple color palette of hot pink, gold and green they were able to create a tropical paradise. The inspiration for the celebration was the movement and elegance in green malachite stone. The stone...

SPECIAL MESSAGE | FROM THE GRACE ORMONDE FAMILY

Friday, September 8, 2017

Over the years, we’ve had the privilege of getting to know so many beautiful people around the world. At this time, our hearts go out to our friends, families, and clients who have been and will be affected by the recent hurricanes and earthquake. To those of you in Texas, Florida, Mexico, the...

INSPIRATION | CLASSIC ROSE CENTERPIECES

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Roses are the epitome of romance, and the perfect floral choice for weddings with a classic aesthetic. Create a traditional air of elegance with rounded boughs of roses, add some color and texture with mixed greens and flowers in complementary shades, or use roses to create luxurious floral...

ENGAGEMENT PHOTO SHOOT | STYLISH CITY ENGAGEMENT SESSIONS

Monday, August 28, 2017

Celebrate your engagement and kick off the wedding experience with a glamorous photo shoot. Many couples travel to exotic destinations for the perfect photo op, but the big city can provide a fantastic backdrop as well. From Los Angeles to New York – and everything in-between – all it takes is a...

VIDEO | THE WORLD OF KBY DESIGNS

Monday, August 21, 2017

Step into the world of KBY Designs – where Koby Bar Yehuda brings nearly two decades of experience and international travel to every event he creates. >View the KBY Designs Platinum List profile.

INSPIRATION | MODERN ROMANCE, AN EXCLUSIVE WITH DESIGN HOUSE DECOR

Monday, August 14, 2017

This month the Design House Decor team designed a monochromatic reception encompassing New York City high society glam with Los Angeles charm and vibe.

INSPIRATION | SWEET AND STYLISH FLOWER GIRLS

Monday, August 7, 2017

It’s a special day for them, too! We love this sweet and stylish NYC photoshoot, dedicated to adorable flower girls everywhere. >View more styled shoots.

VIDEO | EMILIO OLABARRIETA EVENT ATELIER

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Get to know the team behind Emilio Olabarrieta Event Atelier – an incredibly talented group of even designers based in Puerto Rico. >View online Platinum Member profile.