No wedding reception is ever complete without the SWEETS! Though in traditional wedding receptions , you always find tiers upon tiers of white cake, why not change things up and suprise your guests with something different. Here are five (5) alternatives to the traditional wedding cake.
1) Cupcake bar-
Cupcakes are a great alternative to the wedding cake. They still have the delectable taste like a cake, but they are much easier for guests of all ages to handle. You won't need a knife nor your great aunt Bertha hovering over the cake the entire time making sure that no ...
Everyone knows that a Bride’s hair is one of the most important aspects of her wedding day! If you are getting ready for your summer dream wedding, here are 4 perfect hairstyles for your big day:
1.The Chignon- the chignon is the perfect do for a summer outdoor wedding! It is not only able to withstand weather conditions so that you are not freaking out about your hair all day, but it is also very simple, classy and chic allowing guests to focus on that beautiful face of yours!
2. Plaits- We love the braids look for summer ...
Summer is here, and so is Matthew Christopher’s 2013 collection.
Bright colored accessories place a bit of edge on our feminine silhouettes, so have fun, play with it, and enjoy your big day; being the stylish bride that you are. Since some of you might be wearing flowered print wedges (perhaps from Nine West), try our Gardenia dress from our 2013 collection, and with bright color accessories, bring life to your summer wedding. And, don't forget to look fabulous as every bridalnistas should. Smooches!
Crimson Lips, pin curled and natural afros, shinny brunette tresses or blond locks are all distinctive, yet not limited beauty marks of the Matthew Christopher bride. Whichever look you pursue, be confident, be loved, and enjoy being inspired by some of our campaigns and ads before your big day!!
Dress : "Sasha" 2010 Matthew Collection http://www.matthewchristopher.com/en/collections/item/2010/Sasha/
Inspired by today's raining day in New York, here are three (3) rainy-day-must-haves for Brides, who recieve a little wedding gift suprise from Mother nature.
1. Clear Plastic Tarp
Keep a large clear plastic tarp on hand to place over items such as your ceremony chairs, ceremony floral arrangements, your aisle runner and just about anything else that might be wet.
2. Gorgeous Fashion/Bridal Coordinating Umbrellas
Purchase umbrellas for your guests, yet think creatively by printing wedding thank you messages on them as guest take-aways. Keep your guests happy and by keeping them dry.
Also great ...
We are thrilled to bring you the story of Gina & Eric. They met in Denver Colorado playing co-ed Volleyball. Gina had created a “meet-up” group near her business so people could come out and get to know one another! Savvy & fun! It also proved to be a prime place to meet THE ONE! They were engaged after four months and married on their one year anniversary.
Their beautiful ceremony & reception were held at Silver Strand Beach in Coronado California. The bride, being an Interior Designer, had many custom elements; the wedding cake was specifically designed to have each tier be ...
“You Are The Best Thing” by Ray LaMontagne is blaring in the background as we bring you this post!
As well it should be…it was the First Dance Song for our REAL WEDDING STYLE couple, Melissa and Ron! They combined many personal details of spiritual and ethereal beauty to create a sacred union that reflects exactly who they are. We are so excited they are sharing this unbelievably special day with us! We think you are going to be blown away by some of these dazzling, extremely unique moments.
Meet Melissa and Dr. Ron Brizzie…
Ron: “When I met ...
“Everybody, Everybody, Let’s Get Into It…Let’s Get It Started In HERE!!!” -Black Eyed Peas
Can you hear the music? Because we are dancing to it! Here at Matthew Christopher we are thrilled to introduce our new REAL WEDDINGS STYLE BLOG!!! We have been searching for and collecting exciting details to inspire, discuss, share and show off! We promise to get you FRONT ROW SEATS to some of our favorite Matthew Christopher – REAL WEDDINGS!!!! To get you in the mood we are giving you some sneak peaks into our photo archives!!!
A dreamy photo shoot!
A little LIGHT ...