Shawne Jacobs, President and Creative Director of Anne Barge, is bringing the Atlanta-based bridal fashion label to NYC. As of June 14, 2022, Anne Barge has joined forces with Flora Petakas – lifelong New Yorker and owner of the luxury bridal trade show, Union Square Couture – to bring a fresh, luxury bridal shopping experience

Mary O’ Leary and Kevin Jacobs both grew up going to a dude ranch called C Lazy U Ranch in Granby, Colorado. Although they frequented the ranch from a young age, the two didn’t officially meet until 2016, when Kevin’s family invited some other home owners over for cocktails.“We spent time talking that evening and

Velas Resorts encompasses five spectacular properties for luxury destination weddings in Mexico. While each property has its own signature vibe and character, couples and their guests are sure to experience a world-class standard of service – not to mention, a stunning environment – no matter which Velas location they prefer. Choose from the sprawling Grand

When it comes to luxury wedding resorts and hosting a Mexico wedding on the beach – or even a more traditional ballroom reception – The St. Regis Punta Mita is undoubtedly one of the best places to have a destination wedding in Mexico. Aside from the stunning atmosphere and anticipatory service of the property’s staff,

Abigail Katznelson and Christopher Polizois met through a mutual best friend. Like most modern love stories, however, their attraction grew gradually after multiple years of casual nights out with friends and great memories.“When we moved in to our first one-bedroom together in December of 2019, we had no idea the universe would be sending us

Cindy and Mark Benezra’s original journey to the altar started a little over two decades ago, with a gondolier singing a love song in Venice, and Mark getting down on one knee with a ring box in one hand. “Obviously, I said ‘Yes,’” says Cindy, “and we both ended up on our knees kissing and

Cheryl Richards is known to many as Boston’s top wedding photographer, with decades of portraits, weddings, and creative editorial work under her belt. Her photos have been featured in local and national publications alike, including Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, and she has a knack for capturing special moments with a beautiful sense of authenticity. Below,

Ask the Roni Floral Design team if there’s a quote that represents the company’s core values, and they’ll respond with a classic adage from Audrey Hepburn: “Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.” With tastes and trends constantly changing every season, it’s often artists who approach their work with a sense of timelessness and

The untouched beauty of a desert setting in the great southwest is one of the many things that make luxury Arizona weddings so unique. For an unforgettable wedding escape, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain provides a stunning sanctuary where couples and their guests will feel as if they’ve been transported to their own private world. Madison Taylor,

The 2022 Cannes Film Festival concluded this weekend, with “Triangle of Sadness” taking home the coveted Palme d’Or award. Over the course of 12 days, more than 170 different countries are represented by festival goers to celebrate and promote the global film industry. Of all the award shows and events, the Cannes Film Festival is

Toria Aronoff and Brian Schottenstein, both from Ohio, met at a restaurant one December night. It didn’t take long during their initial conversation before they realized how much they had in common. “Quickly, all others in the room disappeared as we really enjoyed getting to know each other,” Toria recalls. “From that night forward, we

Therese Lahlouh first met Daniel Del Toro in 2012, when she moved back to Los Angeles from NYC.“I started working at CAA,” she shares, “and Danny worked at the coffee shop in the building in addition to his job in post-production. He was a fixture in many of our lives, and affectionately known as the

Paolo Sebastian is honoured to announce its latest collection, The Wild Swans.The thirteen-piece collection was unveiled by Creative Director and Designer, Paul Vasileff, during the prestigious Closing Runway of the 2022 Melbourne Fashion Festival, marking the designer’s third partnership with Australia’s largest fashion event to showcase his latest endeavour.Inspired by the Danish fairytale written by

Paolo Sebastian is honoured to announce its latest collection, The Wild Swans.The thirteen-piece collection was unveiled by Creative Director and Designer, Paul Vasileff, during the prestigious Closing Runway of the 2022 Melbourne Fashion Festival, marking the designer’s third partnership with Australia’s largest fashion event to showcase his latest endeavour.Inspired by the Danish fairytale written by

Known as one of the world’s most exclusive wedding destinations, the islands of Turks and Caicos are an incredible place for couples to celebrate their nuptials. From elopements to luxury Caribbean weddings, The Ritz-Carlton, Turks and Caicos provides a stunning tropical haven that caters to a guest’s every need. Gilliany Oduber, Catering Sales Manager, shared

With a reputation that precedes itself, St. Thomas is known as one of the liveliest of the U.S. Virgin Islands. This Caribbean paradise attracts honeymooners from all over the world, but couples who opt for a destination wedding may also treat their guests to the ultimate getaway by hosting their big day at The Ritz-Carlton,

Stephanie Nazaire and Herbert St. Fleur shared several mutual friends, but never really spoke – not until Stephanie made a social media post that said, “I like them tall, dark, and handsome; but knowing God, he likes to play sometimes.” “It was supposed to be one of those funny Christian posts,” she explains. “But shortly

In May of 2016, Sepideh Moghaddam and Mani Khoshnejad were first introduced to each other through mutual friends. Their friend originally told Sepideh that Mani was 32 years-old, and told Mani that Sepideh was 27; but Sepideh was actually 22 at the time while Mani was 35. “When we first met, we instantly connected over

Dallar Amirian and Elvis Torosyan were only 15 years-old when they met in high school. The two students would often cross paths at social events and parties, but their first “real” memory together was when they kissed at a mutual friend’s birthday party. Thirteen years passed after that without any significant happenings, as both teenagers

Wardrobe changes have become a common theme among weddings, with many brides opting to change into a second look between the wedding ceremony and reception. It’s the perfect opportunity for brides to wear a traditional wedding gown for the formal portion of the day, while also showing off their personalities with a more modern dress

Throughout history, celebrity couples have made headlines for their weddings and engagements. Those marriage proposals are often announced to the public with photographs of extravagant engagement rings that are, more often than not, custom designed. From world-famous stones like the Krupp Diamond, to eye-popping rocks in deep shades of pink, here are eleven of the

This season, White 3 explores the essence of modern femininity infused with classic elements andminimalistic design. The 16 piece collection consists of magnificent craftsmanship thatis naturally complemented with the use of delicate fabrics such as guipure, lace, tulle, organza, and Mikado.The timeless colour palette echoes elegant shades of white and pearl, with thoughtful hints ofchampagne

DIVALUKKY unveils “aimer et tenir” a bridal capsule collection with glamorous couture pieces to “love and hold” for brides and bridal parties. These unique, handcrafted garments are from the UK-based, black-owned brand, DIVALUKKY founded by designer Anita Chialuka Ebeledike in 2010 as a bespoke fashion house. The brand now offers collections in ready-to-wear, as well as