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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. 

PLANNING IDEAS | LUXURY DESTINATION WEDDINGS WITH ALEJANDRA POUPEL

Thursday, March 26, 2020

It takes a special personality, skillset, and level of creativity to plan a luxury destination wedding for discerning clients from around the world. Based in France, Alejandra Poupel of Alejandra Poupel Events and Design is a master at bringing the most lavish of wedding visions to life. We asked...

PLANNING IDEAS | PLANNING A WEDDING WITH AMY KATZ EVENTS

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Based in New York City, Amy Katz is an event planner whose work is known well beyond the scope of Gotham. From glamorous weddings at the Rainbow Room, to black-tie charity events, every occasion she orchestrates is filled with elegance, sophistication, and style. Learn more about planning a wedding...

PLANNING IDEAS | CURATED EVENT RENTALS FROM THEONI COLLECTION

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Every design scheme begins by setting the perfect foundation. With hand-sourced furniture, tabletop accessories, and unique décor, Theoni Collection is dedicated to providing couples and designers with a beautifully curated array of high-end event rentals. From lanterns and candelabras, to napkin...

PLANNING IDEAS | CAYMAN ISLANDS WEDDINGS WITH THE CELEBRATIONS TEAM

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Founded by JoAnne Brown, Celebrations is an incredible planning team in the Cayman Islands that has been producing dream weddings for more than 25 years. From rentals, to flowers, to timelines and logistics, Celebrations can do it all, making the process of planning a destination wedding in the...

PLANNING IDEAS | A LIVE EVENT ARTIST FOR FASHION LOVERS

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Live event artists offer a unique and specialized touch to weddings all around the world. While many couples will hire artists to paint live scenes from their wedding day – most often, the first dance or reception dinner – Lucy McLoughlin is an artist who focuses on the people and depicts them in a...

PLANNING IDEAS | MASTER YOUR WEDDING VOWS WITH THE VOW WHISPERER

Thursday, January 9, 2020

For many couples, a wedding ceremony is the most nerve-wracking event of their entire wedding day – especially if they’re not used to the “limelight.” Simply walking down the aisle is an emotionally charged moment. Factor in writing personal vows to each other, and it’s no wonder why so many brides...

PLANNING IDEAS | YOU’RE INVITED TO THE BRIDELUX ATELIER WEDDING SHOW IN NYC

Friday, January 3, 2020

Now in its second year in New York, The Bridelux Atelier is returning to the Big Apple for one amazing day on Sunday, January 12th.  Billed as “The World’s Finest Wedding Show,” the atelier attracts brands and couples who traditionally do not attend wedding shows. This curated experience is more...

PLANNING IDEAS | LUXURY EVENT RENTALS FROM THE LOUNGE DESIGN

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Based in Miami, The Lounge Design is a one-stop luxury rental company specializing in unique furniture, accessories, and props to create a showstopping wedding celebration in Florida and beyond. We chatted with President of The Lounge Design, Rafael López, to learn more about the company’s...

PLANNING IDEAS | INTIMATE WINE CELLAR DINNERS AT SEA ISLAND IN GEORGIA

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

As the world’s only resort to achieve the coveted Forbes Five-Star label 11 years in a row, Sea Island in Georgia boasts so much more than a beautiful location. It’s the service, multiple activities, and bespoke experiences that all serve to make this resort truly one-of-a-kind – not to mention, an...

PLANNING IDEAS | 9 STYLISH PARTY FAVORS FOR WINE COUNTRY WEDDINGS

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

While September continues to be peak season for California wine country, the changing months mark the beginning of the grape harvest in regions like Tuscany, Piedmont, and Burgundy. Fall, in fact, is arguably the best time of year to host wine country weddings, as the harsh summer heat subsides,...

PLANNING IDEAS | 12 UNIQUE GIFTS FOR YOUR WEDDING REGISTRY

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

With all the planning and decision making a couple has to juggle during the wedding planning process, putting together a wedding registry can feel like a daunting – and even superfluous – task. That’s where Slowdance comes in. Featured in the Fall/Winter 2018 issue of Wedding Style, this wedding...

PLANNING IDEAS | LUXURY WEDDING PLANNING ADVICE FROM ANDREA EPPOLITO

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Andrea Eppolito Events is nothing short of a household name in the luxury wedding industry, planning and executing incredible celebrations for the most discerning clientele. We recently asked the Las Vegas-based event planner to share more about her methods, inspiration, planning ideas, and advice...

PLANNING IDEAS | A FOCUSED DESIGN ELEMENT FOR YOUR WEDDING DÉCOR SCHEME

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Wedding trends come and go throughout the years, and it seems as if everyone is always waiting for “the next best thing.” One minute, brides are asking for their florists to create a floral wall; the next, caterers everywhere are being asked to put together a massive wall of donuts. In the world of...

PLANNING IDEAS | CHIC SUMMER WEDDING MENU IDEAS FROM 24 CARROTS CATERING AND EVENTS

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The summer season is filled with countless culinary favorites such as peak-season produce, refreshing cocktails, and icy treats. Based in Southern California, the team at 24 Carrots Catering and Events has mastered the art of curating menus for warm weather weddings, consistently serving up...

PLANNING IDEAS | 5 LUXURY GIRLS’ TRIPS FOR YOUR BRIDAL PARTY

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

More often than not, the wedding planning experience can be a whirlwind of excitement, stress, and anticipation – especially during those final few weeks leading up to the altar. For brides, a wedding is also the perfect excuse to plan an epic trip with your bridal party and spend time with those...

PLANNING IDEAS | PACIFIC RIM FLAVORS FOR YOUR WEDDING MENU

Friday, March 8, 2019

Putting together the perfect wedding menu is one of the most important details of the wedding planning process. Food is something that guests always remember, and you want to choose dishes that are modern and aesthetically pleasing, while still representing who you are as a couple. It can be...

LIFESTYLE | LYNX GRILLS ARE A FOOD AND TECHNOLOGY LOVER’S DREAM

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Buying a wedding gift for the couple who has everything can be difficult, as there’s only so many toasters and picture frames a home can use. Fortunately, L.A.-based Lynx Grills has combined style, practicality, and innovation into a collection of outdoor kitchen products that are WiFi-enabled and...

PLANNING IDEAS | Q&A WITH CALIFORNIA WEDDING PLANNING TEAM, SUGAR BRANCH EVENTS

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Sugar Branch Events has a flair for bringing a unique mix of East Cast style and Southern charm to Orange County, California. Debbie Pollick, CEO and Principal Designer, and Regina Banks are a dynamic duo whose passion and industry knowledge never fails to produce beautiful weddings and events....

GIVEAWAY | WIN A LUXE MATCHA GIFT SET FROM TEA FORTE

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

When it comes to creating the ultimate tea experience at home, no company makes a simple cuppa feel as effortlessly stylish and luxe as Tea Forte. Known for their handcrafted tea blends, pyramid-shaped tea infusers, and exquisite line of “teaware,” Tea Forte is currently being steeped in over 35...

PLANNING IDEAS | 9 ELEGANT INVITATION DESIGNS TO KICK OFF A HOLIDAY WEDDING

Monday, December 3, 2018

The holiday season is a magical time for a wedding, whether you opt for a warm-weather destination or a snowy getaway for your guests. Rather than choosing kitschy color palettes for your décor scheme, the holidays give you an opportunity to highlight the elegance and glamour of the season with...