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Bride Style: Summer Fashion Trends with Guest Blogger Elaina Shumake!

We know that brides want to look their best on and before their wedding day, so we’ve enlisted the help of real bride and fashion blogger Elaina Shumake! We are so excited to introduce our brand new “Bride Style Series,” featuring Elaina, who will be marrying the love of her life this fall, and plans […]

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Real Engagements {Pittsburgh}: Marisa & Eugene!

Serving their community together has been a constant within their relationship over the past four years. Marisa and Eugene met while they were both serving on the executive board for the Urban League Young Professionals of Greater Pittsburgh. Marisa was the Vice President and Eugene served as the Treasurer.  It was during this time that […]

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Real Weddings {Michigan}: Elicia & George!

Elicia and George met in August of 2007 while working at Calvin College. Their first interactions began while they were hanging out with a group of mutual friends for happy hours and “what am I doing with my life” dinner conversations, all the while never taking much interest in each another. At some point, George’s interest […]

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Get Married on 12-13-14 at The Mayflower Renaissance Hotel!

D.C. brides, are you looking for an easy date to remember your wedding anniversary?  Or perhaps you and your partner are numerology lovers. Whatever your reason, Saturday, December 13, 2014 is the last chance to have a wedding on a sequential calendar date in this century, which makes it an even more special occasion for […]

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Trend Alert: Skin Baring Wedding Gowns

Skin is in!   So you’ve said “yes” to the proposal, and finalized a fabulous wedding planner, your date and venue is set in stone. What’s next? I say the dress! As you search the web, Pinterest, and every bridal salon in your area looking for the perfect dress you will find “skin is in!” […]

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Real Weddings {Nashville}: Angel & Reginald!

We love weddings that are infused with personal style and unique details. For Angel and Reginald, their nuptials were all about fashion and music. “We wanted the wedding to be true to who we are as individuals and those are two things that we initially connected over,” said Angel. Check out their 50′s inspired, vintage […]

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Real Weddings {Atlanta}: Christiana & Dotun!

Christiana and Dotun have pretty much known each other all their lives. Not only did they know each other since they were small children, but they also attended the same college. However, their first real encounter started the summer of 2003 during an Eko Club Atlanta conference. Christiana was 15 and going into the 10th […]

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Destination Wedding Planning Tips with The Tryall Club, Montego Bay, Jamaica!

Planning a destination wedding can be taxing, especially if you’re not familiar with the exotic destination you have in mind. One of the hardest parts about planning a destination wedding is selecting the perfect location. If you’re thinking about planning your nuptials on the beautiful island of Jamaica, we’ve done the hard work for you! […]

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Black Bride Presents: The Real Love + Life Series

We are so excited and happy to present a brand new series to Blackbride.com this month. The Real Love + Life Series created and curated by C.K. Alexander, is a celebration of the three most important moments in anyone’s life- The moment you fall in love, the moment you commit your heart and life to […]

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Designer Spotlight: Rami Kadi 2014 Collection

Rami Kadi Wedding Dresses Colored textured gowns are trending this season and aren’t going anywhere. In fact… its the season of anything goes, which is quite refreshing and exciting! The latest exquisite couture wedding gown collection by acclaimed Lebanese designer Rami Kadi exudes luxury, and are anything but traditional. The glamorous collection is made with delicate […]

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Get The Look: The Leading Ladies of “Think Like a Man Too”

Think Like a Man Too, the highly anticipated sequel, which was inspired by Steve Harvey’s best-selling book “Act Like a Lady, Think Like A Man,” has brought all of the couples back for a wedding in Las Vegas. Motions haircare, the official hair care product partner of this box office hit, has shared some of […]

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Real Weddings {Atlanta}: Ronna & Ilyas!

Ronna and Ilyas met in 2007, while they were both welcoming in the New Year with mutual friends. However, they were both there with other people. Ever since that night, they would see each other at events and say, “Hi,” but didn’t really talk.  It wasn’t until a kid’s birthday party in Oct. 2013, where […]

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Harlem Renaissance Styled Shoot

There is something about the Harlem Renaissance style that is both vintage and classic, yet still very chic and even modern. Harlem Renaissance style is timeless and always the perfect theme for an elegant wedding celebration. What we love most about this shoot, are the gorgeous bridal fashions, wavy tresses and deep bold lips, all […]

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Guest Post by Danielle Everson – Color Your Wedding Through 2014

Color Your WeddingThough 2014 seems to be far from the days of tradition, traditional wedding colors and schemes seem to be making a their way into wedding ceremonies and receptions this year. From blushing brides in soft pinks and corals, to sparkling sequins at wedding parties, traditional styles are noticeably present with modern bride’s. However, […]

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