Sometimes all you have to do is ask. How I got my wedding dress altered.

Who is Mrs. Mu? Mrs. Mu is an old Chinese woman who lives alone in the South End (Boston). She is a retired seamstress, who specialized in altering bride gowns. Since Mrs. Mu is retired, it would have been nearly impossible to find her and her services. How did we find Mrs. Mu? One month … More Sometimes all you have to do is ask. How I got my wedding dress altered.

Shoes!

Moving on with the next wedding task: Finding the right pair of wedding shoes. Already, I have decided to go with Manolo Blahnik. My decision was based on a few reasons (in no prioritized order): Admittedly, I’ve cut many corners for this wedding, and although I won’t go into the details of that topic, there are a … More Shoes!

“After I Do”

  One of my favorite handcrafted lingerie designers, Salua, needs to be on every brides radar. Each collection I see gets better and better. Stunning, feminine and ethereal: anything but fussy and uncomfortable. It’s your wedding night, you shouldn’t be worrying about snaps, buttons or itchy, scratchy material. Silk and cotton blends make this designer … More “After I Do”