There’s a lot happening in the wedding world across the Crescent City. From trunk shows to photographer discounts, we have a few standout events and news bits brides and couples need to know. 

Sept. 7 to 9, Bliss Bridal, Nola is hosting a Lillian West trunk show. Brides can shop the designer’s spring 2019 collection and receive a 10 percent discount when purchasing a Lillian West gown. By appointment only. 504-592-7507. 

The Bridal Boutique by MaeMe and photographer and videographer Ashley Marks of Ashley Marks Media are partnering for Marks’ September “Bridal Bash Bargain.” The deal includes $500 off of Marks’ “Couture” photography package or $500 the “Glitz and Glam” videography package, with an extra $200 off any photography or video package for MaeMe brides. Restrictions include  the exclusion of embellishments, swapping items (no substitutions) and is for new customers only. The sale ends Sept. 30. Visit and for details. 

I Do Bridal Couture in Baton Rouge is hosting a Lela Rose trunk show in store Sept. 20 through 22. By appointment only.

On Sept. 1, local makeup artist Meggan Ory announced the launch of additional Makeup by Meggan cosmetic products. The company launched a lip gloss line earlier this year. The new makeup items include “Expensive Skin Foundation,” “Brush 01,” citrine oil and “Tiffany” powder. “Let Them Eat Cake” will have an exclusive on the new products and details from Ory in an upcoming blog post. Until then, readers can see the products at