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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. 

EDDIE ZARATSIAN TALKS LUXURY FLORAL DESIGN AND BESPOKE EVENTS

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Eddie Zaratsian, founder of Eddie Zaratsian Lifestyle and Design, is a Los Angeles-based expert in high-end weddings and events. His creativity and unique vision make him a household name in the world of luxury floral design, and he has an ability to transform any space into a wonderland of glamour...

PLANNING IDEAS | 50 BLACK LUXURY WEDDING PROFESSIONALS FOR HIGH-END CELEBRATIONS

Friday, June 19, 2020

This year has been an historic eye-opener when it comes to recognizing, identifying, and working to change the oppression faced by the black community. At Wedding Style, our entire platform has been built upon showcasing luxury weddings from around the world, with couples of all colors, faiths, and...

LIFESTYLE | SUMMER ENTERTAINING WITH TEA FORTÉ’S TEA OVER ICE® AND POOM

Thursday, June 18, 2020

The first weekend of summer is here! And while this summer’s backyard BBQs and entertaining may look a little different (ie: smaller sized gatherings), everyone can still savor the sun while sipping refreshing and delicious iced tea with Tea Forté’s Tea Over Ice® brewing system. Tea Forté’s...

PLANNING IDEAS | EXPERIENCE THE CANOUAN CAKE DANCE AT MANDARIN ORIENTAL

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Situated on the small island of Canouan – a Caribbean island in St. Vincent and the Grenadines – Mandarin Oriental, Canouan is in a league of its own when it comes to exclusive destination weddings. Among its many activities and amenities to enjoy during a destination wedding weekend, couples would...

PLANNING IDEAS | PARISIAN WEDDING DÉCOR DETAILS BY SUMPTUOUS EVENTS

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Quintessential Parisian wedding décor usually includes an eye-catching mix of gilded accents, splashes of color, lush textures, and an undeniable air of French glamour. Jean-Charles Vaneck, CEO of Sumptuous Events in Paris, created this exquisite tabletop filled with so many details, we couldn’t...

PLANNING IDEAS | LOVE AND HORTICULTURE WITH AMARYLLIS FLORAL & EVENT DESIGN

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Rick Davis and Christopher Vazquez aren’t just business partners – they’re a happily married couple whose vision, artistry, and event industry expertise serve to maintain a company representative of love and beauty. As the founders of Amaryllis Floral & Event Design, the two designers produce...

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...