Finding your gown is one of the most magical experiences you will have. You are going to get married in that dress, and that’s extraordinary! To keep that floating on air feeling, Darianna Bridal & Tuxedo offers some tips for a successful bridal appointment: When do I start looking? The best time to shop for … Continue reading How to Have a Wonderful Bridal Appointment
The wedding is over, enter the honeymoon phase! After the planning madness and the whirlwind of your best day ever, you get to enjoy ALONE time with your spouse. What a Cloud 9 feeling to close your eyes and picture this! Have you put thought into your honeymoon yet? Do you need the advice of … Continue reading Where Will You Honeymoon in 2020-2021?
You’re not alone if you are feeling on the fence, or just flat-out don’t want to wear a veil. It’s okay! We believe the only way to go wrong on your wedding day look is to agree to something that isn’t right for you! We’ve done blogs on veils, the styles, lace and beaded edges, … Continue reading What If I Don’t Want To Wear A Veil?
Choosing your wedding party is another exciting part of being a bride to be! Who is standing by your side when you say, “I do” is a personal choice and we have some advice for you to consider. When we say personal, it is very personal. Your closest and most trusted persons should be by … Continue reading Bride Tribe: How to Choose Your Wedding Party
From the moment a bride steps into our store, it is our job to help her envision herself up at the altar in her dress on her big day. The questions of “how are you going to do your hair” or “what kind of jewelry are you going to wear” always arise when the bride … Continue reading Making Your Wedding Dress Your Own
The holiday season is the most popular for engagements and if that rock all of a sudden appears on your finger, chances are good you have already been planning and dreaming about your wedding day and the magic it will bring. Much goes into the planning, first is usually determining the budget. Typically – but … Continue reading Planning Thoughts For the Newly Engaged
Franco and I are so fortunate to own Darianna Bridal & Tuxedo, because a family business is something we always wanted. We are also fortunate to be invited to many black tie galas and formal affairs because of this business. It’s usually easy for us to choose our formal wear attire, however I think it’s … Continue reading What Do Bridal Store Owners Wear to Black Tie Galas?
In my opinion, there are no coincidences. Things happen that defy logic, like deja vu, karma, or even signs from beyond that make us profoundly sad, yet simultaneously grateful and connected. In this blog, we tell some powerful stories from our brides in our store, that show when you are saying Yes, there may be … Continue reading Beyond Yes To The Dress
In this blog, we focus on helping brides with specific needs for chronic illness or mobility impairment. Choosing a bridal gown is a fun, exciting, and sometimes daunting task. Every bride deserves the day, and the gown, of her dreams! To make the most of your bridal appointment, think about any features of your gown … Continue reading Dress Shopping For Brides With Chronic Illness or Mobility Impairment
We recently had the good fortune to be guests at several weddings of friends of ours. Working in the wedding industry doesn’t always afford us the opportunity to see the end result and it was really fun to be a guest and not just a vendor! We thought a great blog would be to tell … Continue reading The Wedding Experience: From A Guest Perspective