Posts from — May 2012
We were so honored to be a part of a photo workshop put on by renowned wedding photographer Jen Huang! Styled by the ever so amazing girls behind Poppies & Posies, they created some whimsical looks with three of our favorite Ivy & Aster dresses that will give you inspiration a-plenty. Talk about the ultimate collaboration!
The three dresses featured here are Sparrow, Lark, and Sweet Dreams by Ivy & Aster. All of these dresses are available at Lovely!
We all love cocktail hour. It’s a great time to wind-down, drink in hand, while hanging out with your friends just before all of the nights’ festivities. If you’re having an outdoor wedding, lawn games might be a perfect way to keep your friends entertained. Plus, a little competition amongst new friends is always fun! Here are a few great games that are easy to set up and super fun to play: [Read more →]
The days of lounging on the beach cocktail in hand are slowly approaching. With the sun rays at their greatest intensity, a sun hat always comes in handy. I’ve gathered my top five summer hats from around the web that are sure to keep you protected while looking absolutely chic at the same time.
1. Eugenia Kim Cotton-blend Fedora, 2. Mex Tex Straw Fedora Hat, 3. Lace Trim Fedora, 4. Seeberger Straw Hat 5. Straw Boat With Garland
Over at our LA shop we are gearing up for a sample sale that will have your head spinning! Details will be coming soon, but for now we just wanted to give our readers a sneak peek at some of the gowns before the sale and to let you all know that these samples are available to purchase RIGHT NOW at Lovely! For all of you brides out there that don’t have the five months to wait for a dress order, come see all of our beautiful sample dresses that you can walk out the door with. Marked down to great prices, these dresses are sold as is and they are waiting for the perfect bride to take them away. Here is a little sample of what we have here:
Visit our website to make an appointment or call the shop at 310.659.2050! These samples are first come, first served so if you see something you like you better come in before it’s gone!
Our stylists at Lovely always hear brides say “I love this dress, but it wouldn’t go with my outdoor/beachy/vintage/ballroom wedding”. Well we are here to tell you that with a few styling changes and a can-do attitude, you can make ANY dress fit your theme! We’ve taken one of our favorite dresses from our shop, a short lace frock called Theodore by Delphine Manivet and put together three different inspiration boards showing you how it would work for a laid-back bohemian gypsy wedding, a fun retro mod wedding, and a classy elegant art deco wedding. Wear the dress you want to wear, regardless of your venue!
(1. Baby’s Breath Bouquet 2. Vibrant Geometric Earrings 3. Funky Retro Seating 4. Winged Eyeliner 5. A Big Bouffant 6. Geometric Dresses for Your Maids 7. Cool Mod Glasses 8. Swingin 60s London Inspiration 9. Retro Mod Cake)
(1. Roaring 20s 2. Grand Ballroom 3. Sparkle Stilettos 4. Art Deco Earrings 5. Structured Cake 6.Bridal Cap Veil 7. Crystal Chandeliers 8. Sleek Black and Gold Place Settings 9. White Peacock Feather Bouquet)