Nowadays, the classical take on weddings are getting reinvented and taking on a more modern approach. Besides setting the theme for a more informal wedding party, the bridal look has also undergone several changes as today's brides look more into expressing their personal style rather than strictly sticking to tradition. If you consider yourself to be a contemporary bride, here are some tips on how you can make the eccentric look happen on your wedding day.
The magic of The Great Gatsby and the era it represented was brought to life once again when it hit the theaters starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan. And with the grandiose world that Baz Luhrmann recreated, a lot of today’s brides became drawn to the appeal of having a roaring 20s-inspired wedding.
When it comes to the booming multibillion-dollar wedding industry, it can be hard to decipher real tradition from merchant-fabricated sales tactics. Without question, the wedding industry has piled on the notion of paying big bucks in order to preserve tradition, when in actuality, many of those high-priced traditions, such as the diamond engagement ring, don't go back much further than to the 1920's.
When you are planning a wedding, there are a million things that you must do to make the day perfect from choosing a venue to finding a caterer to selecting the date. One of the most important elements of your wedding is choosing your bridesmaids. Perhaps you are being pressured into choosing your second cousin from Texas whom you haven’t seen in a decade, but remember this is your day, and you want the people you are closest to, the people who have always supported you in any endeavor, the sisters of your heart, whether biological or not.
While there is no doubt that there is a lot to consider and much stress to endure when selecting wedding gowns, bridesmaid’s dresses, and men’s suits and tuxedos, it is especially difficult to find the perfect wedding headgear such as veils, hats, and headpieces. After all, for many of us, a wedding may be the only time we wear many of these beautiful items.