Movie Monday: Letters to Juliet

Let’s start the week right with a movie about love and of finding it in the least expected of circumstances. ūüôā photo source: IMDB “Inspired by the 2006 non-fictional book, Letters to Juliet chronicles the phenomenon of letter writing to Shakespeare’s most famous romantic heroine.” Set in the picturesque city of Verona in Italy, Letters to Juliet reminds us of everything in soft hues, of sunshine and sweeping landscapes, of […]

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Throwback Thursday: Prince William and Catherine Middleton Wedding

On April 29, 2011 at Westminster Abbey in London, the world witnessed one of the most celebrated unions in (royalty) history: the marriage of Prince William to Catherine “Kate” Middleton. I loved Kate’s wedding dress by Alexander McQueen. It’s elegantly simple, and of course, intricately designed with handmade lace appliques (my most fav wedding dress detail!). ¬†¬† I also found her choice of bouquet very stunning – very simple and […]

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Rustic Chic: Laid-back Rustic Wedding Theme

I’m taking the time off from featuring this year’s wedding theme trends (which are more on the “formal” side), and instead, I’ll feature a theme that is very close to my heart *wink wink* – The Rustic Vintage or Rustic Chic. This wedding theme is actually very similar to Ritzy Ranch, but scrap off the “elegance” and replace it instead with “carefree and laid-back.” ¬†¬† photo source:¬†Nano Rose Designs,¬†Hey Gorg,¬†Southern […]

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Movie Monday: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Welcome to Movie Monday! Mondays will be special here at CBFW where¬†I will feature one¬†movie and the wedding inspirations we could derive from it (as suggested by my¬†sister Dette!). For our first Movie Monday, let’s take a look at the very fab, all-time-chic-movie starring Audrey Hepburn: Breakfast at Tiffany’s. photo source: IMDB Set in 1960’s New York City, this effortlessly elegant movie-wedding theme will work best for an indoor, city-based […]

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Ritzy Ranch: Romantic Rustic Vintage Wedding Theme

I have a soft spot for all things vintage, and I’m glad that we’ll be seeing a whole lot of vintage on this year’s weddings! First, there’s the 1920’s Great Gatsby glam wedding theme, then the English elegant vintage garden theme¬†– and now, are you ready? Next on the list: Think rustic and vintage with lots of touches of elegance. What have you got? Ritzy Ranch! ¬†¬† photo source: Bridal […]

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English Romance: Elegant Vintage Garden Wedding Theme

Landing #1 on The Knot‘s top wedding themes for 2013, this outdoor formal theme is rich with elegant arrangements, lush floral decor, classic vintage and lace – all delicately placed in the heart of green manicured lawns. photo source: ¬†Hostess with the Mostess Think of lazy-afternoon tea themed parties with pastel colored pastries and tea served on china with gold appliques.¬†This is vintage in its most romantic and sophisticated form. […]

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