• Hot Off the Runway – Fall 2018

    Now that we’ve completed our buying season for Fall 2018, we’re excited to share with you just a few of the new styles and trends that are making their way into the store over these next few months.  As each dress is delivered, they are added to our website gallery, so make sure you check …

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  • Keep the Planning Flow

    Ok…let’s admit it.  Planning a wedding is exhausting!  There’s so many aspects to consider, and even though we enjoy the process for the most part, we still need to keep alot of details in perspective.  Here are a few ways to keep your momentum…and your sanity! Make realistic plans at the get-go. We dream of …

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  • “Extra” Guests

    Ok, here’s one for you!  For months now you have meticulously planned your wedding with a specific guest count in mind.  You have carefully printed each name on each invitation, and allowed for your single guests to bring an extra (or maybe even two!).  When the RSVP’s are tallied, somehow the count is larger than what …

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  • Fun Facts…History of the Cake

    We know you’ve been dying to know, so here’s a few fun facts behind the wedding cake! In ancient Rome, the first bites of a wheat cake were eaten by the couple, and the remainder crumbled and tossed over the bride’s head like a rain of flour.  Apparently this was a fertility rite believed to guarantee …

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  • Ceremony Here, Reception There

    When your ceremony takes place at a different location than your reception, there are a few things you need to consider.  If you skip out on planning this one you could potentially lose of a few guests due to confusion, so let us help you think it through and keep all your guests present and happy! When …

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  • But I’m Getting Married on the Beach!

    It’s pretty common for couples to opt for a so-called “destination wedding”, which quite possibly could involve a beach.  The thing is, everyone has a certain style they lean toward…Classic, Hollywood Glam, Rustic, Boho, and the list goes on.  Well surely, the rule of thumb states that a destination wedding needs a destination style gown. …

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  • Alterations…a Must Have!

    The fact is, unless you hire a designer to custom make your wedding gown from scratch, you have a 99% chance of needing alterations.  We know, it’s another “cost” to add to the ever-growing list of wedding expenditures, but if you want your dress to fit you like a glove (and you do, of course!), …

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  • Trusting Your Stylist

    Every bridal store has their own system of how gowns are pulled for their customers.  Some stores have a few gowns on display, either on mannequins or small racks, with the remainder in a back room where the consultants pull styles for the bride after finding out about her preferences.  Other shops, like here at New Beginnings Bridal …

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  • Subtle Colors

    We’re talking wedding gown colors now!  White has been with us for decades, and quite honestly, has been the least ordered “color” choice these past few years.  Ivory has been, and remains to be, the most popular standard color among traditionalists.  Champagne and light gold are pretty popular, but there are some new tones in …

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  • Live In the Moment

    All of the plans have been made and executed…your wedding day has finally arrived!  So, with all the months of anticipation and preparation behind you, are you now going to fret and worry over every detail?  We should say not!!  THE day of your life is here…LIVE IN EVERY MOMENT! Sure, there may be a …

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