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New Orleans Bride – Bridal Showcase 2010

Join New Orleans Bride for its 2010 Bridal Showcase at Pat O’s on the River and The Riverview Room located at the Jax Brewery on Thursday, January 7th 2010 from 5pm to 8pm.  Visit with numerous Bridal vendors, register for…

Editor's Note

Summer in New Orleans, while often fraught with weather worries and days so humid you swear you can see water in the air, is also a beautiful time to plan and have your wedding!     Most people know that June…

Luxe vs. Lean

Over the past few years, wedding budgets have ballooned to amounts unimaginable by most brides’ grandparents. Lured by the lavish nuptials they see in magazines and on television, many brides begin planning their weddings with visions of luxury dancing in…

Take a bite of Manhattan

For some couples, honeymoon destinations in far away places with exotic-sounding names have great appeal. The idea of an active getaway with diving, hiking and exploration certainly has appeal. Others want to do no more than toss a towel on…

One night only

A blend of ethereal beauty, ultra glamour, and sparkling jewels unveil spectacular bridal fashions that are simply works of artPhotographed by Theresa CassagneFashion Editor: Tracee Dundas | Make-up: Booth Pohlmann Hair: Erin Moreau of Spa Isbell | Hair Pieces and…

A budding romance

Fall in love with bright perennial blooms and ladylike pastels for your big day in the coming warmer months.

Weddiquette

I would like to have an “adult-only” wedding but I know a few guests that won’t understand that the “and guest” on the invitation means “not your child.” How can I politely make it clear that I want a kid-free…

Music Notes

Before my father married my mother, he presented her with a would-be romantic pre-wedding gift: a music box. But not having put too much planning into this present, he made a mistake. My mom recalls, “When I wound it up…

Something Borrowed

Below, you’ll find ways that New Orleans brides personalized their local weddings. “Borrow” their ideas and make your own special day even more touching – then submit your ideas to MyNewOrleans.com so that other local brides can learn from you!