The Wedding of your Dreams

The Wedding of your Dreams

The Wedding of your Dreams Photos by Schlickart Studios Bride’s Name: Denise Placencio Groom’s Name: John Lite How Did We Meet: Via introduction from a mutual good friend in high school Wedding Dress: Maggie Sottero by Cruz’s Bridal, Decor/Flowers: Kathy Rutherford,...
How Not to Become a Bridezilla

How Not to Become a Bridezilla

How Not to Become a Bridezilla  For a bride, the months leading up to her wedding could be some of the most stressful months of her life. This stress could lead a bride into becoming a bridezilla. A bridezilla is a bride who starts to exhibit insane, out-of-control,...
Your Wedding through the Camera Lens

Your Wedding through the Camera Lens

Your Wedding through the Camera Lens  It’s finally happening! After months of planning, several fittings and enough cake tastings to last a lifetime, you are marrying the love of your life in front of your closest family and friends. For every engaged couple, you want...
Ultimate Bridal Award Winners 2020

Ultimate Bridal Award Winners 2020

Ultimate Bridal Award Winners 2020 Congratulations to élite Magazine’s Ultimate Bridal Professionals! These are the best of the best in their field voted on by thousands of community members and our readers. Be sure if you go see them to say you saw it in élite...
100 Years of Saying Yes to the Dress!

100 Years of Saying Yes to the Dress!

100 Years of Saying Yes to the Dress! Throughout the years, bridal attire has fluctuated between waves of modern and conservative trends, alongside the transitions between simplicity and extravagance that gave every decade its own unique set of styles and trends. The...
Cultural Wedding Traditions

Cultural Wedding Traditions

Cultural Wedding Traditions Jumping the Broom “Jumping the broom” is a common ceremony that takes place during many traditional African American weddings. The ceremony, which involves both the groom and the bride jumping over a broom together, signifies their entrance...
Engagement Rings with Meaning

Engagement Rings with Meaning

Engagement Rings with Meaning The engagement ring is a timeless piece that deserves a lot of thought and consideration before purchasing. It is the gift that embodies all the time spent together in a relationship until now and ends up being one of the greatest...
Popular Wedding Looks

Popular Wedding Looks

Popular Wedding Looks A wedding dress is one of the most important pieces of clothing in your lifetime. Women from all over take a considerable amount of time in deciding what to wear on their big day, with influence from current fashion trends and old traditions. We...