The story of this runway show is simple: Midnight Garden. Anne Barge was inspired by the natural, effortless beauty of nature as she created each of these pieces, and we love the soft trickle of pink in the simple hair ribbon accented by light makeup and rose gold skin. Timeless yet contemporary, this fall 2018 collection features a wide range of styles, fabrics, and patterns.
MG Hair and Makeup is the nation’s award-winning, premier on-site hair and makeup service. Whether for a large bridal party or just the bride, we travel to you wherever you are getting ready for your big day. We also offer in-home blowouts, hairstyling and makeup for engagement photo shoots, bridal showers, bachelorette parties, rehearsal dinners, and other special occasions when you want to look your best.
We were inducted in The Knot’s Best of Weddings Hall of Fame and chosen as the Editor’s Pick for The Knot Best of 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017 for New York, New Jersey, Hudson Valley, Minnesota, Chicago, DC/Maryland/Virginia, and Long Island. Their work has been featured on CNBC, Good Morning America, Entertainment Tonight, People Magazine, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, Loverly, Brides Magazine, Inside Weddings, New York Magazine, Ceci New York, Carats & Cake, Elizabeth Anne Designs, Every Last Detail, Black Sheep Bride, Aisle Society, Equally Wed, 2Brides2Be, One Fine Day, World Bride Magazine, Bridal Pulse, Bridal Guide Magazine, Real Simple, Dose, Pure Wow, Gilt Group, Bloom.com, The Knot LIVE, The Knot’s national and regional magazines, The WeddingChannel, WeddingWire, WEtv’s Get Married, Girl Meets Gown and David Tutera’s My Fair Wedding, TLC’s Randy to the Rescue and Curvy Brides, the national tour of Unveiled Wedding Event, The Knot’s Dream Wedding and the runways of NY Bridal Fashion Week.
MG Hair and Makeup also sponsors beauty nights for Covenant House’s homeless teen mothers program, participates in Tim Tebow’s Night to Shine special needs prom, and gives to various local charities.
Sweeping tulle skirts will always hold a place at the top of our bridal wishlist, because after all, this is essentially the LBD of bridal must-haves. This is why we wanted to introduce you to Bliss Tulle, an online boutique that boasts over 60 different style, length and color tulle skirt combos, all handmade in the U.S. And no need to worry about a fruitless search for the perfect top to match, because their site is also full of “other halves” to complement your dramatic tulle skirt.
Photo by Kelly Berry Photo
One of our favorite pairings for fall would have to be the Camilla Lace Bell Sleeve top with the Willow maxi. We love that these dusty neutrals provide for a versatile look that can be worn at a holiday party, shower, e-sesh or even the wedding itself. If not for you, then at least for your bridesmaids (who will thank the heck out of you by the way!). Their sizes range from waist measurements of 25-32” as well as special sizing for the little ones in your life, and you’ll find a myriad of soft pastel tones in blue, cream, pink and even black for a more striking look. See for yourself!
Photo by Anna Perevertaylo Photography
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Fashion & Jewelry
Typical of photographer Damien Milan’s work, is a magnetic intensity of closeness. There’s something about the way he captures a moment, something intoxicatingly real and raw. From the texture of landscape and dress, to the intimacy of pre-wedding preparatory steps, Damien’s approach is one of telling a story through detail – the quiet drama of technique and of tone.
Australia based, Damien and his partner Anastasia have an international scope and are available for booking in and around Europe to which they are already traveling every summer (June – September). If planning an international or destination wedding, consider the practicality and cost-saving of a trusted photographer already in situ.
By filling out this online form, couples planning a destination wedding in Europe this summer will even have a chance to receive 20% off their photography package.
While we always adore moody tones for autumn, it’s nice to get a breath of fresh air in the form of lighter shades. Today’s shoot from Kylie Mones and AvaFlora uses delicate shades of mauve and apricot to create an ethereal scene, using pink and copper accents for an added bit of warmth. This is an absolute dream for any early fall wedding!
“Photography so fresh you’ll want to slap it.”
In love wedding photographers with our suitcases packed for adventures. We specialize in personality driven portraiture and emotional storytelling.
Our number one goal on a wedding day is to show truth. We want the vulnerable honest imperfect and gritty real-life stuff. Ugly crying from how stinking happy you are to be married. We like messy hair and un-fluffed wedding dresses with dirt on the bottom, undone ties and tipsy wedding guests. Bring it.