New Orleans Bride - Winter 2015

Next Day 911

New Orleans has been known to get the best of even the most experienced revelers. In the words of notable tippler Ben Franklin, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” When that fails, offer your guests this…

From The Editor

Over the years, I’ve had the good fortune of serving as editor of not one, but now two wedding magazines. It took only one issue to learn that planning a bridal magazine is much like organizing and coordinating a wedding.…

Hairapy

Picking the best hairstyle for your face shape

Weather-Proof Your Makeup

Whether you’re outside in the blistering sun or second lining in the French Quarter make sure your makeup stays flawless all day

Sweet Suite

Stationery ideas for every personality and style

Setting the Tone

Bridesmaids dresses in an array of flattering hues and styles to complement your ladies in waiting

Love in Bloom

On her: “Sandrine” mermaid wedding dress with sweetheart neckline, floral lace bodice and ruffled skirt from the 2015 St. Patrick Barcelona Collection at Southern Bridal; Diamond tennis necklace, 20 carat, at Ramsey’s Diamond Jewelers; On him: Jean Yves three-piece steel…

Guest Stars

A peek inside three hotels that will keep your loved ones comfortable, pampered and well-rested for your wedding celebration

Local Flavor

Farm-to-table fare gives guests true taste of New Orleans

Let's Dance

Set the mood for your wedding festivities with tips from the experts