Bridal Buzz

Top of the Town

The Windsor Court Hotel — beloved for its luxe spa, delicious cuisine at The Grill Room and swanky Polo Club Lounge — has received a Gold Badge of recognition from U.S. News & World Report for the 2022 Hotel Rankings as a hotel in the top 10 percent of the best luxury hotels in the United States. In addition to being ranked as the No. 1 Best Hotel in New Orleans, it also received the No. 1 ranking for Best Louisiana Hotel and the No. 52 ranking for Best Hotel in America. No matter how you choose to celebrate your nuptials at the Windsor Court Hotel — whether you book a day for your bridal party at The Spa at Windsor Court or host a rehearsal dinner at The Grill Room — you’ll be sure to receive the best that New Orleans has to offer.

Bridal BuzzBridal Fashion Tour

New York City hip-hop artist and fashion guru Lance Romance is bringing his Fashion Fashion Fashion World Tour to New Orleans on July 1. In addition to being a casting opportunity for models, the fashion tour will feature the latest and greatest in bridal brands. To participate, simply purchase a ticket ($200), and the first 50 people to do so in each of the 41 American cities on the tour will appear in a bridal-themed music video created by Romance. With more than 35 years in the music industry ((performing and collaborating with the likes of Bobby Brown, Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, and Whodini), Romance also has a long history in the fashion industry. Romance also will be releasing a documentary about the tour itself, titled “Fashion Fashion Fashion,” on Amazon Prime. A portion of the proceeds generated from the Fashion Tour will be donated to help Ukraine and its people.


Bridal Buzz

Best of Weddings

The Degas House — the historic museum house, bed and breakfast, and once-home of French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas — has been honored with the prestigious “Best of Weddings” award from The Knot for the 10th year in a row. This year’s award coincides with the 150th anniversary of Degas’ visit to New Orleans and to the Degas House. In addition to its rich history — it’s one of only two houses in the United States designated to have “French Landmark Status” — the Degas House is popular for weddings and offers an exclusive Dressing of the Bride experience that includes a suite for the bride-to-be and her bridal party the night before the event, a Creole breakfast and more.