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Spring 2015 Issue Sneak Peek: A Touch of Old Hollywood!

Tomayia Colvin Photography and Ashley Jones of The Element of Design, along with a team of talented wedding vendors, worked together to capture the juxtaposition of austere and luxury, and the boldness of the Art Deco style, in a styled wedding inspiration shoot with all the exuberance of The Great Gatsby and the glamour and elegance of Old […]

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Money and Marriage Journey

Where did the time go? Let me tell you Black Brides, there is a lot that happens when it comes to money and marriage from the time you say yes I will marry you (your engagement), to the aisle when you say I Do and the many years of marital bliss ahead. The road can […]

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BB Style: Spring Professional Looks with Lots of Style!

Event professionals can easily get bogged down with request from clients, long to-do list, and growing their business. But let’s not forget the power and importance of first impressions. Although what you advise your client is just as important as your outward appearance, you may not get to second base with a potential client if […]

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Spring Beauty Finds

Spring has arrived and so should you.  It’s that time of year to have fun with your makeup and beauty products just the same as you would Spring cleaning your wardrobe and switching out your closet from boots to peep-toes, wool coats to light-weight trenches, and so on. As a dedicated beauty product fanatic, transitioning […]

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Real Weddings {Georgia}: Starlette & Calvin!

Starlette and Calvin met in 1998 during their freshman year of high school. The two celebrated their union with an intimate wedding at the Columbus Hospice, in Columbus GA, where they could be close to Starlette’s father who was diagnosed with Cancer. Starlette and Calvin had been planning a 2015 wedding before they got the news […]

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Honeymoon Hair Giveaway with MADALI Hair!

Are you planning a tropical fantasy honeymoon and want luscious, full and hassle free hair? Well here is your chance to win the honeymoon hair of your dreams! We have teamed up with MADALI Hair to offer one lucky bride-to-be beautiful extensions that are perfect for a honeymoon getaway! MADALI Hair is a luxury hair extensions […]

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After the Aisle: Laura & Ivan Pamphile’s Anniversary Session

Laura and Ivan met as teenagers at a youth church service. “We’ve known each other for 14 years. However, we both lived very separate lives. My husband had one child from a previous relationship and I had two from my mine. After reuniting, almost 9 years later, we’ve been living our “happily ever after” ever since,” said […]

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BB Style: How to Wear Florals for Spring!

Spring has sprung and as you are planning to attend events, weddings or a weekend getaway with your husband, you will need a great dress or two to make sure you’re looking FAB! That being said, florals are a must-have for Spring. No matter the silhouette florals are a chic and playful way to be dressed up […]

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Confessions of a Newlywed: The One Thing You NEED As a Newlywed

My husband and I are kind of weird, and I mean weird in a good way. Often times when we road trip, we don’t have any music playing. Now, that is not that far out there, but hang on I’m going somewhere with this. Ultimately, what that does is create an atmosphere for conversation. If […]

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Real Weddings {Houston}: Nkechi & Sanfa!

Nkechi and Sanfa met through her brother-in-law in 2012. “I had been visiting my sister in Houston from Boston every holiday since I began grad school in 2012, and one particular visit my brother-in-law introduced me to someone he thought would be a great match for me. I was busy that day but we had […]

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Real Engagements {Atlanta}: Jennifer & Greg!

Jennifer and Greg’s love story took 6 years to come to fruition, but it was so worth the wait once they finally connected and found love. “I worked with Greg’s best friend Maurice at a Pharma company in 2006. Every Monday, he would come to my office to give the “deets” on his crazy weekend. […]

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Spring 2015 Bridal Trends

Spring 2015 Bridal Trends are all about taking the traditional wedding dress and turing it on its head… LITERALLY. We have been seeing soft ball gowns with tulle skirts, open shoulder necklines and a ton of color! We have complied some of the best looks from the runway for a Spring 2015 Bridal trends report just […]

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Real Weddings {Memphis}: Shy’i & Johnny!

Shy’i and Johnny’s love story began on February 12, 2010 with an unexpected first encounter on Bourbon Street in New Orleans. “My friends and I from graduate school decided to go on a road trip to New Orleans for Mardi Gras since neither of us had been. We finally arrived and got settled in our […]

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