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real-engagementsYour journey begins from the moment he pops the question and you say those magic words, "I do". Read and be inspired by these wonderful love stories. Share your real engagement with us and you could see your love story here.

Its real-weddingsthe day you have dreamed of since you were a little girl. All the planning and preparation paid off. Your wedding was the most unforgettable moment of your life. Share your story here and let the magic of the day live on forever.

share-your-storyWe look forward to receiving your submissions! This includes your engagement, wedding, and honeymoon stories and pictures. We would also love to see your styled photo shoots, fabulous tablescapes, and anything else related to your wedding.


Real Engagements {Alabama}: Jannora & Miles!

Jannora and Miles met in Miami in 2012 during spring break while Jannora was a student at The University of Maryland and Miles was a student at Alabama A&M. “He’s a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, and I was with my girlfriends and a few guy friends who are in the same fraternity. Miles […]

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Black Bride Book Club: Breezy Beach Reads

Summer is winding down and we’ll soon be trading our swimsuits for sweaters. As you’re gearing up for you final beach getaway with the girls or your boo, make sure to pack something else in your beach bag along with sunscreen and a towel, like a book! For this months book club we’ve rounded up five […]

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Real Weddings {Florida}: Yasmin & Jared

Yasmin and Jared met in Tampa, FL at a concert in 2012. The two music lovers began dating New Years day of 2013 and have been together for 2.5 years before getting married this Summer. Check out their special day, captured by Landon Hendrick Photography. Bride: Yasmin Wells, 23, College Student Groom: Jared Wells, 28, Multimedia […]

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Real Engagements {North Carolina}: Deidre & Adrian!

Deidre and Adrian met in 2011 while attending Sunday School class at Alfred Street Baptist Church, located in Alexandria, VA. “One Sunday afternoon we attended a cookout at our Sunday School teacher’s house; and while I was playing cards, Adrian approached me and told me that he liked my bracelets. I thanked him and we […]

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Black Bride Fit Club: Top 5 Reasons to Try SoulCycle!

We are excited to announce the launch of our new series the Black Bride Fit Club, which is a new monthly series that features different health and fitness posts, from fun workouts to delicious healthy eats and even ways to find balance in your everyday life. We want to help you on your journey to […]

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After The Aisle: 5 Things You MUST Discuss Before Traveling with Your New Spouse

  Whether it’s setting sail to a sandy beach, or exploring a city on your bucket list, traveling with your spouse is definitely a marital perk. Many, if not most, couples look forward to vacationing. Contrarily, traveling with your spouse can be extremely stressful if you aren’t prepared. In fact, surprisingly, many couples complain about […]

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Real Weddings {Georgia}: Toneisha & Marques!

Marques and Toneisha’s love story is all about the power of love and second chances. Marques and Toneisha first met in high school in 1999. “My husband’s locker was right next to my sister’s, but he never spoke to me he just stared,” recalled Toneisha. Marques finally decided to speak and the two had their […]

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Real Weddings {Florida}: Arlysa & Shawn!

Arlysa and Shawn met in 2012 on the dating site “I was about to delete my profile the day Shawn contacted me. Good thing I didn’t!” said Arylsa. Arlysa and Shawn had originally planned a large wedding, but changed their mind after the stress of the wedding planning became a huge burden on the […]

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Heiress Tea Party Styled Shoot!

From Jamésa S. Adams, Owner of Jayne Heir Weddings: “As owner of Jayne Heir Weddings, the existence of my planning agency is based upon the ideology of the “heiress” mentality. The heiress mentality is solely based upon the aspects of royalty, crowns, and jewel tone colors that would be adorned by any princess or queen. […]

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Real Engagements {Louisiana}: Brittney & Dwight!

Brittney and Dwight, met in August 2011 on the first day of pharmacy school at orientation, and they can thank their alma mater, Xavier University of Louisiana for the fulfillment of their destiny. Their mutual friend, Lashira Williams, officially introduced them during the first week of class, and from that moment they knew they had […]

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Bride Style: Natural Hair Bridal Looks!

  Andrea James Photography We just love the look of a bride and her natural hair. With so many textures and styles to play with, the diversity of natural hair can be so radiant and original.  We can’t get enough of seeing these ravishing hairstyles on so many brides.Check out these stunning brides as they […]

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Real Weddings {Bahamas}: Aqueelah & Philip!

Aqueelah and Philip have the classic college love story. The two were both students in their university’s hospitality program and were classmates in a marketing course. The two formed a friendship that later blossomed into a full blown romance. Aqueelah and Philip began dating a year after meeting, and have been together for over five years. […]

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Batman Vs. Superman: Superhero Themed Styled Shoot!

In anticipation of the film “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” which will be released on March 25, 2016, a few Cleveland based vendors decided to team up to create a superhero inspired wedding. Their theme incorporates bright colors made popular by super heroes like Batman and Superman, and combined them with elegant decor and […]

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Designer Spotlight: Galia Lahav Spring 2016 Collection

 With ornate details and the etherial allure we have come to know from the designer the Galia Lahav Spring 2016 Collection was nothing short of breathe taking. The perfect marriage of free-spirited design elements with luxe edgy embellishments, we couldn’t get enough of this collection. Features some of the dreamest dresses on the runway this […]

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After The Aisle: 6 Bad Habits That Are Causing Conflict In Your Marriage

  The process of two becoming one is exactly that: a process. And while some take to it more naturally, there definitely is a learning curve. If you’ve noticed that shortly after your nuptials the two of you seem to be butting heads more frequently, these six often overlooked habits may be responsible for the […]

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