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Location Spotlight: Jaxson on the River

In the heart of a city where architecture and history are often signified by exposed brick and cobblestone pathways there is a hidden gem tucked away in the Jax Brewery Building. The new Jaxson on the River, is feet from…

Real Weddings: Chauvin – Galle

On one of those long-awaited  October evenings New Orleanians dream about all summer long, the weather was just right for the Chauvin, Gallè nuptials. Diana Chauvin, owner of La Thai in Uptown, married local WDSU weatherman Jay Gallè on Oct.…

Designer of the Week: Sarah Seven

While viewing the collections debuted at Bridal Fashion Week earlier this month in New York, LTEC came across a fairly new designer that grabbed attention with their Spring 2016 bridal collection. The Sarah Seven Spring 2016 collection consists of boho-inspired,…

Designing Brides

Wedding gown designer Heidi Elnora talks inspiration, fave fabrics and TLC during recent trunk show

Camera Ready

Tips for planning perfect engagement photos for save-the-dates and beyond

Wediquette Wednesday: How do I give a great wedding toast?

Each Wednesday, we tackle wedding etiquette. At times, it’s a reader question or one from a colleague, friend or family member and other times we’ll cover a popular issue. This week, we’re talking toast—well, wedding toasts—with a question from a reader…

Garden Fresh

An inspirational photo shoot in City Park offers up bayou chic flair

Foodie Fun

Stations, bars, flights and food trucks are the way to go at wedding receptions and after parties

Designer of the Week: Ella Rosa

Ella Rosa is part of a private label company, appropriately named Private Label by G, which began 30 years ago. This company prides itself on being a family run company devoted to serving its costumers and is also devoted to the…

Designer of the Week: Daalarna Couture

New to the designer radar here at LTEC headquarters is that of Hungarian designer Anita Benes and Daalarna Couture. For over a decade, Benes and her label have been producing eveningwear and beautiful bridal gowns for all of Europe. Handmade…

Flights of Fancy

Predicting confetti blowing as the hot new trend in wedding photography