Sensational Strapless Gowns from Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches

The trend of strapless wedding gowns emerged in the mid 90's. Today, around 75% of all the wedding dresses out there are of the strapless variety. Strapless dresses are the easiest to try on and fit. Women of all shapes and sizes, including full-figured brides, can benefit from the illusion of a longer, leaner arm that's created by the uncovered shoulder. Check out some of the sensational strapless wedding gowns available at our South Florida bridal salon below.

Morilee Style #2802
Pearl and diamante beading on laser cut embroidery adorn this tulle wedding gown. A removable beaded satin belt is included. This dress runs sizes 2-28 and comes in four colors: ivory, white, ivory/blush and ivory/light gold.

Morilee Style #4524
This strapless wedding dress features rich luxe taffeta. A removable beaded waist sash is included. Sizes for this dress run 2-28, and it comes in either ivory or white.

Morilee Style #5173
Romantic and classic describe this lace wedding gown. The removable …

12 Things to Know About Wedding Dress Shopping - Part 2

Last week, we started a list of things you should know about wedding dress shopping in South Florida. From keeping an open mind to coming up with a budget, there's a lot that goes in to finding that perfect look for your wedding day. Keep reading for part 2 of our list, featuring even more things to know!

7. Wear Heels to the Appointment.
Your dress is going to look a lot different with flip-flops than with high heels. Bring either your wedding shoes, or if you don't have them yet, a pair with a heel similar to the height of what you would like to wear on your wedding day. This will give you the best idea of how it will look, and give you a chance to walk in it with heels on.

8. Bring the Proper Undergarments.
Be sure to bring a variety of undergarments to try on with your dress, especially a strapless bra. It can be difficult to picture the perfect look with hot pink bra straps sticking out. Your best bet is to bring a nude thong and a nude strapless bra. You might want to bri…

12 Things to Know About Wedding Dress Shopping - Part 1

Most brides have been dreaming of their wedding day since they were little girls. You've imagined what you'd look like, and now the time has come to bring those dreams to reality. One of the most exciting aspects of wedding planning is the process of finding the perfect dress to wear on your special day! Below, Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches offers a list of things to know about wedding dress shopping in South Florida.

1. Research What You Like. 
If you're like most women, you've probably spent plenty of time on Pinterest saving ideas of what you want your wedding to be like. Take a look online or at bridal magazines to compile a visual file of what you like and don't like about certain wedding dresses. Look for connecting themes between the dresses that you love. Are they embellished? Lacy? Voluminous? Strapless? Find the commonalities that you like and bring those ideas to your first appointment at our bridal salon in the Palm Beaches.

2. Have an Open Mind. 

7 Tips for Writing Your Own Wedding Vows

One of the most sentimental and special moments of your wedding will the when you exchange vows. While it might seem easier to just recite the traditional wedding vow phrases, writing your own vows adds a personal touch that you'll be able to cherish forever. In today's blog, Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches offers up some tips and tricks for writing your own vows.

1. Read Vow Examples for Inspiration. 
Once you've decided to write your own vows, a good place to start is by reading other people's vows for inspiration. Consider starting with the traditional, by-the-book vows from your own religion. Then head on over to Google and look up what some other couples have included in their wedding vows. See what strikes a chord with you, and re-write it in your own words.

2. Jot Down Notes About Your Relationship. 
From the moment you set eyes on each other through the journey you've experienced so far together, there are plenty of memories you can draw from to write you…

21 Things to Pack in Your Wedding Day Survival Kit

You've spent months planning so that your special day will go off without a hitch. No matter how well you plan for your wedding day though, anything can happen. To avoid any minor catastrophes, it's a great idea to put together a Wedding Day Survival Kit, just in case an emergency arises. Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches is here to help you with packing your kit. Keep reading for a list of things you'll want to be sure to include in it.

Wedding Day Survival Kit Packing List 
From a torn dress to a makeup disaster, you want to be prepared for anything. Be sure to include the following in your Wedding Day Survival Kit:

1. A Sewing Kit - Make sure you have sewing needles, safety pins, a pair of scissors, hem tape and thread (in colors that match your dress and the bridal parties apparel). This will come in handy if you happen to get any snags or tears, or find any loose threads.

2. Safety Pins - Safety pins can also come in handy for keeping everything in the right place, fro…

Summer Styles from Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches

During the hot summer months, you need a wedding dress that you can breathe in! Lightweight fabrics that are perfect for summer include organza and crepe. Below you will see a small selection of some of the dresses available at our South Florida Bridal Salon. We're here to help you find the perfect summer style for your wedding!

Margot Wedding Dress - Style #8120
Crystal beaded embroidery over Chantilly lace adorns the bodice of this dreamy fit & flare wedding dress! Featuring a romantic sweetheart neckline and organza skirt, the Margot Wedding Dress offers the perfect style for a summer wedding. Covered button details accent the corset style illusion back.

Koko Wedding Dress - Style #8223
Crystal beaded and embroidered appliques accent the sheer bodice on this net and stretch crepe sheath wedding dress. A beautifully beaded illusion back trimmed in covered buttons completes the look of the Koko Wedding Dress. A matching satin bodice lining is included.

Rachel Wedding Dress - …

50+ Wedding Day Shots You'll Want to Capture

On your wedding day, there's a lot going on! The more preparation you do before the wedding, the smoother your big day will go. One thing you will want to do is create a list of the photos that you want to capture. In the whirlwind of the day, you're likely to forget that awesome photo you saw that you wanted to re-create on your wedding day. Here are some photo ideas from your favorite bridal salon in South Florida to get your list started!

Getting Ready 
While the main focus is on the ceremony and the reception, don't forget to take photos of getting ready. Have your photographer take pictures of you and your girls getting ready, as well as the groom and his boys. Have your photographer capture these shots:
The Wedding Dress on a Hanger The Bride's Jewelry, Shoes & Other Accessories The Bride & Bridesmaids Putting Their Makeup On The Bride Being Helped Into Her DressWedding Party's First Look of the Bride Mother & Father's First Look of the Bride P…