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Welcome to The Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Blog. Here, Grace Ormonde and the editors of Wedding Style curate the most amazing content related to the world of luxury weddings. Browse blog posts related to fashion, including the most recent collections from designers around the world, destinations for romantic honeymoon getaways or destination wedding locations and find inspiration and ideas to plan your dream wedding. 

JEWELRY | CONTEMPORARY CONTRASTS BY UMANE PARIS

Thursday, May 24, 2018

As one of three French brands represented exclusively by private jeweler and curator, Gerard Riveron, Umane Paris has held its “Joaillerie de France” label since 2007. This coveted title ensures the Umane collection has been produced in France according to the country’s legal, social, ethical, and...

INSPIRATION | THE AVANT-GARDE WORLD OF ALEJANDRA POUPEL EVENTS

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

For couples envisioning an unforgettable destination wedding filled with avant-garde surprises and Parisian charm, Alejandra Poupel Events is the key to bringing those wedding dreams to fruition. Based in Paris and overseeing the creation of luxury weddings and events across the European continent...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | THE PEABODY MEMPHIS IN TENNESSEE

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Planning a Tennessee wedding seeped in history and luxurious grandeur? The Peabody Memphis is in a class all its own with chic surroundings, world-class amenities, and impeccable service. Ken Nelson, Director of Catering and Conference Management, shares more about hosting your dream wedding at...

REAL WEDDING | HARRY AND MEGHAN – BEAUTIFUL MOMENTS FROM THE ROYAL WEDDING

Saturday, May 19, 2018

The marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle has been the world’s most anticipated wedding since Prince William and Kate Middleton tied the knot back in 2011. As the result of a successful blind date in 2016, Harry and Meghan’s big day has been met with speculation regarding everything from the...

FASHION | 12 BALLGOWNS FOR A ROYAL WEDDING

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

With Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding on the horizon, we suspect ballgowns will be the wedding dress of choice for even more brides around the world. Designers who showcased their latest 2019 collections at New York Bridal Fashion Week had several incredible couture bridal ballgowns...

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | SOUTHERNMOST BEACH RESORT IN KEY WEST

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Key West has a distinct Floridian charm. Surrounded by blue waters and towering palm trees, it’s the perfect place for a relaxed destination wedding. Plan your dream wedding at Southernmost Beach Resort, where you and your guests can revel in laid-back luxury and an idyllic setting. Complex...

INSPIRATION | CELEBRATE SPRING WITH LUSH GREENERY AND WEDDING DÉCOR

Friday, May 11, 2018

Spring is the ultimate season for celebrating all things new. Filling a springtime wedding with colorful flowers is always a beautiful choice, but a simple palette of green and white can make any wedding look chic, modern, and incredibly glamorous. Here are some of our spring wedding décor...

LIFESTYLE | SHREDDING FOR THE WEDDING WITH THE TRX HOME2 SYSTEM

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Scheduling time for regular workouts can be difficult during the wedding planning process – especially if you’re hosting a destination wedding and jetting back and forth between two cities. Rather than turning to crash diets and juice cleanses while you’re “shredding for the wedding,” take a...

FASHION | HEAVENLY SHOWSTOPPERS FROM THE 2018 MET GALA

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The 2018 Met Gala has been a highly anticipated fashion parade ever since the official theme was announced – “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” to be hosted by Amal Clooney, Rihanna, and Donatella Versace. With so much room for interpretation (and many people wondering about...

HONEYMOON | KAYLEN & NICK’S HONEYMOON ADVENTURE IN ICELAND

Monday, May 7, 2018

A honeymoon is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that allows a couple to spend some much-needed alone time together, decompressing from the wedding rush and creating new memories. As an increasingly popular travel destination, Kaylen Davidson and Nick Godin chose Iceland for their honeymoon getaway...

REAL WEDDING | NEENA JIVRAJ AND HAMISH STEVENSON’S DESTINATION WEDDING IN SPAIN

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Barcelona, Spain – July 7-9, 2017 Neena Jivraj and Hamish Stevenson met in 2012 when they worked alongside each other on a major infrastructure project in London. “I found Hamish a little intimidating, but intriguing and highly intelligent,” Neena recalls. “I wanted to know more about him; so, when...

TRAVEL | ALL ABOARD THE RITZ-CARLTON YACHT COLLECTION

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

For the very first time, The Ritz-Carlton will be taking its world-famous service and unparalleled standard of luxury to the sea with a collection of three custom-built yachts. As the cumulative vision of The Ritz-Carlton and maritime expert Douglas Prothero, The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection...

INSPIRATION | LUXURY WASHINGTON D.C. WEDDING DECOR BY AMARYLLIS

Monday, April 30, 2018

As one of the longest standing members of the Grace Ormonde family, Amaryllis Floral & Event Design has become Washington D.C.’s most sought-after wedding and event specialist. For more than 25 years, Amaryllis has been catering to upscale clientele, drawing up visions of unique and creative...

FASHION | WELCOME TO ALON LIVNÉ’S EDEN

Friday, April 27, 2018

Buyers and press have been buzzing about Alon Livné’s 2019 bridal collection since the designer showcased his newest designs at this month’s New York Bridal Fashion Week. The “Eden” collection by LIVNÉ WHITE is not only apropos for high-fashion brides, but the perfect representation of Livné and...

LIFESTYLE | EVERYDAY LUXURY WITH TEA FORTÉ

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Has the wedding planning process got you feeling stressed? Maybe you’re can’t decide on the right bridesmaid gift or wedding favor; or perhaps you just need a few quiet minutes to yourself after a long day. Either way, Tea Forté provides a charmingly simple everyday luxury with an indulgent line of...

DESTINATION WEDDING | ST. LUCIA WEDDINGS AND HONEYMOONS AT JADE MOUNTAIN AND ANSE CHASTANET

Monday, April 23, 2018

There’s perfect symmetry in standing side-by-side to exchange vows with St. Lucia’s twin peaks, the Pitons, as the backdrop; and there’s no better place to get that view, those unforgettable wedding pictures, that immersive experience of being surrounded by the beauty of the Caribbean — than the...

FASHION | FRANCESCA MIRANDA TAKES CENTER STAGE WITH HER SPRING 2019 COLLECTION

Friday, April 20, 2018

The art of storytelling is what sets the world’s most talented designers apart from the rest. Creating a visual representation of an intangible emotion, after all, is no easy feat. For Francesca Miranda, who premiered her Spring 2019 bridal collection at this month’s New York Bridal Fashion Week,...

TRAVEL | LUXURY SUITES AND FINE DINING AT NOBU HOTEL SHOREDITCH IN LONDON

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Planning a trip to London? Treat yourself to a luxury experience filled with fine dining at Nobu Hotel Shoreditch. Encompassing Nobu’s signature “east-meets-west” philosophy, as well as the artistic and industrial vibe of Shoreditch, the hotel boasts 141 guest rooms, seven suites, and London’s...

FASHION | APRIL 2018 NEW YORK BRIDAL FASHION WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Last week, the world’s top bridal designers premiered their Spring/Summer 2019 collections in New York City. New York Bridal Fashion Week is always a beautiful experience filled with couture, artistry, and inspiration.

PLANNING YOUR DREAM WEDDING | BOSTON HARBOR HOTEL AT ROWES WHARF

Monday, April 16, 2018

Scenic, stately, and brimming with classic New England elegance, the Boston Harbor Hotel at Rowes Wharf is a beloved wedding destination for weddings in Massachusetts. Rachel Stiglets, Director of Catering and Conference Services, shares more about this beautiful venue.