Call me…silly, but it bothers me that you can’t always tell who the bride is in bridal related event photos. As such, I decided to wear this beautiful headpiece made by Eye. Heart. Me. for our Pig Roast event, and Bachelorette party. Get to know the folks behind this fascinating brand in my interview with … More Meet Eye. Heart. Me. And Their Beautiful Fascinators
In Asia, it’s customary for brides to wear multiple dresses on their wedding day. As such, I took the custom as an excuse to shop for gowns. Here are the 3 dresses I chose to wear on my big day (from left to right): 1) Kwa 2) White Bridal Gown 3) Qipao also knowns as cheongsam. And what … More My Three Wedding Dresses
At my age, I’ve certainly been to more then a few bridal showers, which is why I know that photos from this sort of event can linger on for years to come – particularly if you are one of the oldest girls in the family. To give you an example, for years, I used my … More What do you wear to your own bridal shower?
As a woman with a hosiery business, it’s no surprise that I will be wearing stockings on my wedding day. However, I’m curious to know: Will you be wearing hosiery on your big day? And if so, why or why not? OR Did you wear stockings on your big day? Please help me understand your decision … More To hose or not to hose?
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.
With less then 80 days left ’til the big day, most of my entries unfortunately (or fortunately — is the glass 1/2 full or 1/2 empty?) begins with “FINALLY”. And “FINALLY”, I am super excited for the arrival of my red Manolo Blahnik pumps with prima shoe clip! Just like any part of my wedding planning thus far, … More Finally: My wedding shoes arrived!
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!