October, 2011


Good morning New York! Today's made product comes to you from High Street Soap. The company specializes in nature-inspired soaps with wholesome ingredients, and they leave the glycerin intact, to fully pamper and moisturize your skin. Best of all, they offer a range of adorable, custom-designed favors, whether you want them for wedding favors, bridal shower giveaways or bridesmaids gifts.

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In a perfect world, weddings would be stress-free:  all details would magically fall into place as you relaxed with family, friends, and your groom.  Unfortunately, ours is not a perfect world; but with this week's Bridal Booty, all your guests will think you've come a little closer to finding it!  This three-piece makeup set from Skindinävia is specially formulated for your bridal needs; originally designed to outlast the high-stress conditions of Hollywood sets, the company's commitment to fresh-looking makeup routinely endures 16-hour days and has gained approval from ove


As well as you know your fiancé--and, of course, vice versa--there are always new things to learn, and those little surprises that make each one of us unique keep marriage fun and interesting through all the years to come. As you pledge to spend the rest of your lives discovering the rest of each other, take inspiration from the unknown (and the spirit of the season!) with a masquerade theme for your big day. Gilded or bejeweled, colorful or muted, masks can be customized to fit your decor and personality to a tee.


Halloween is almost here, so why not indulge your inner child with this sweet treat? Candy corn is a notorious Halloween candy, as well as an aesthetically pleasing one, with bold hues of yellow and orange. Incorporate these fall colors into your wedding color palette or use them sparingly for an added pop of autumnal ambiance.


What better way to freshen up a classic fall color than to set it off with a pop of the unexpected? Go in a unique (and gorgeous!) new direction by pairing deep burgundy with cool mint for your wedding decor. Although not your average matrimonial shades, the two are in the same family of hues and work despite their contrast, creating striking table bouquets and invitations alike. Mismatched vintage bottles make interesting and colorful flower vases--go on a scavenger hunt for the perfect collection as a fun DIY project you and your fiancé can share!


From ceremonies overlooking Keuka Lake to receptions with spectacular views amidst the majestic white tent on the grounds of Heron Hill Winery, the magnificence of this venue does not go unnoticed.

The world-class ambiance of the winery glows through its elegance and is exuded through the expert planning done by the on-site coordinator who ensures that no detail is overlooked.

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About the Event: The Vermont Wedding Affair Date: Saturday, October 29 {3-7pm} Location: The Coach Barn at Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Vermont For More info + tickets: http://www.aweddingaffair.com The homespun-themed Vermont Wedding Affair invites you to step into a rustic-chic world of wedding wonder and plan the nuptials of your dreams. Join us on Saturday, October 29th at Shelburne Farms for the Vermont Wedding Affair!


This crafty DIY-project takes easily accessible objects and turns them into a beautiful, and easy-to-pull-off table number. Use a piece of cheesecloth, burlap or fabric of your choice to cover a metal house number, then adorn with a melange of buttons. Try finding buttons to match your color palette, or mix and match different colors and styles for a fun, whimsical look.


Good morning New York! Today's made product comes to you from Mercer's Ice Cream, which uses only local dairy from New York state farms. Many of the farmers have received the prestigious Empire State "Super Milk" quality awards, as well as dairy of distinction awards, ensuring quality products. We love this latest fusion where Mercer's brings a new meaning to "wine and dine." Most recently Mercer's wine ice cream was named the 2008 wine ice cream world taste champion. This ice cream is not just wine-flavored, but has up to 5% alcohol by volume.

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Pops of pink added a touch of romance to the Malibu, California wedding of April and Eric. The rustic feel of the Calamigos Ranch is what first inspired the theme of their wedding, which meshed perfectly with the naturally simple yet beautiful backdrop that the Ranch provides.

After planning for eighteen months, April's favorite moment of the day was the exhilaration of the ceremony. "I was so giddy with excitement that I was bouncing up and down during our vows!" she said.