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Accessorizing Your Wedding Dress

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Our South Florida Bridal Boutique offers a wide variety of gorgeous wedding gowns from top dress designers. Choosing the dress that fits you in all the right places and makes you feel beautiful on your big day is one of the biggest decisions during wedding planning. However, once you choose the perfect gown, you will need to add a few accessories to make it your own and complete your wedding day look. Our bridal store in West Palm Beach offers a great selection of accessories but today, we like to focus on your headpiece and veil. Should you have a bridal veil, tiara, or both?



Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches knows that there are a wide variety of headpieces to choose from: tiaras, headbands, combs, barrettes, clips, and so many more. In addition to those, the array of stunning veils that you can find for your wedding dress may make your head spin. How in the world do you narrow down the choices?
Complement Your Dress Design The type of wedding dress that you fell in love with is the…

Wedding Dress Terms That Could Be Helpful - Part 2

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Recently, we discussed the different terms that you’ll find when shopping for a wedding dress. These terms included details related to the silhouettes, the lengths, and the skirt styles. If you want to head back and read it, you can read part one here: Wedding Dress Terms That Could Be Helpful. This week we’re going to cover a few more terms that relate to the bodices, and necklines! These are beautiful and often very visually obvious on a wedding dress. Many times, they are the first thing a bride knows that she wants in her dress! If you’re looking for a dream wedding dress in Palm Beach, FL, we would love to show you some of the stylish bodies and sleeves that are trending this year! Until then, here are some terms that may be helpful as you shop.


BodicesAsymmetrical
The fabric of this dress covers one shoulder, or attaches over the should with a strap. This then leaves the other shoulder bare.

Corset
This bodice style will hug tight agates the body with hook, snap, or a laced back. …

Mother of the Bride & Groom Gowns

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After you find your dream bridal gown in Palm Beach, it’s time to outfit the rest of your bridal party and close family. Your bridesmaids and flower girl(s) will be next, and once they are ready to go for your big day, it’s time to help your mom and future mother in law look their best. October 28th is Mother in Law Day, and because both women will be a mother in law to you or your significant other, we wanted to take some time to provide tips on what they can wear for your wedding.



Who Chooses First?
It is traditionally customary for the bride’s mother to choose her outfit first. However, anything goes now. The best bet is for the mother’s to both work together so that they complement each other without matching or clashing too strongly.

What Colors Should They Wear?
It’s important that each woman matches the wedding, but doesn’t look exactly like the bridal party. You don’t want your mom or your husband's mom to be wearing the exact color or style as the bridesmaids. A good rule o…

Wedding Dress Terms That Could Be Helpful

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After the ring is on your finger you get whisked into a whole new world of charmeuse fabric and bustles. Your wedding gown will feel like one of the first and biggest decisions that you’ll make about your wedding day - and rightly so. When choosing a bridal gown in Palm Beach, you’ll want to consider material, length, and how it matches your theme. From the silhouettes and designs to the materials and cuts, there are lists of lingo that can seem overwhelming. Your local bridal boutique in Palm Beach is here to help. Over the next few months, we’ll tackle a few terms that will be helpful while wedding dress shopping in Florida!


The SilhouettesA-Line
This dress is narrow at the bodice with vertical seams that flow down to a skirt that is slightly flared out.

Asymmetrical
The bottom of the skirt, as well as layers of fabric making up the skirt, is cut diagonally.

Ball Gown
This princess style has a fitted bodice that comes in at the waist and then flairs out to a full, floor length skirt. I…

Planning Your Wedding Ceremony

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Here comes the bride! You’re all dressed in white, you have your hair and makeup on point, and the music has been cued. It takes a lot of time and planning to get to this moment, but it’s just the beginning of the ceremony. If you are a bride who is stumped on the order of ceremony, we can help. There are really only a few basic parts to a wedding ceremony, and like all wedding traditions today, it can be customized and rearranged to fit your exact needs. Here at Bridal Couture, we see many brides who are at many different stages of wedding planning, so we want to provide you with a little insight if you’re stumped at this part.


Your Order of Events
The Processional This is the beginning of your big ceremony. The members of your family and wedding party will now make their way down the aisle to a designated seat or at the front by the altar - depending on what role they will play. This generally starts with grandparents and then works it’s way to parents, groom, officiants, wedding pa…

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Bridesmaid Gown

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Your girls will be standing by you as you prepare for your wedding day. From helping you find the perfect wedding favors to oohing and ahhhhing over you when you find the perfect wedding gown in Palm Beach, Florida. Many brides are taking a more relaxed approach to bridesmaids dresses, but whether you want everyone to be matched perfectly or wear a style all their own - we have something for everyone. Here are a few tips for choosing the bridesmaid dresses for a Florida wedding.

Start Looking The first step is finding the types of dresses you like. Whether you want everyone to match in style, color, or material, there are a lot of options out there, and you’ll need to know what you like. We stock three incredible designers in our bridal salon in Palm Beach: Morilee by Madeline Gardner, Morilee Affairs, and Morilee AF Couture. All three of these lines are incredibly beautiful, and your bridesmaids will look amazing. Be sure to visit our website to look through the dresses. Add them to …

How to Keep Your Cool While Wedding Planning

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Congratulations! You just got engaged and you've been waiting for this day for a long time. Once you've set a date with your husband to be, the real wedding planning can begin. As we all know, wedding planning can be stressful at times. Bridal Couture of the Palm Beaches is here to give you a few tips on how to keep your cool during this wonderful time. To make one of the most crucial wedding steps easier on yourself – buying the right wedding dress in South Florida, come to visit us today.


How to Keep Your Cool While Wedding Planning
Tip 1: Remember WHY you are getting married in the first place.
This may sound silly, but brides often get overwhelmed throughout the wedding planning process. At the end of the day, if you get to marry the man of your dreams, shouldn't that be the most important thing? Even if the salad dressing was wrong or one of the centerpieces just looked "off," your day is still special. Remembering what truly matters can help keep you sane th…