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Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blue

November 12, 2015 Charis

Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blue In this country an old couplet directs that the bride shall wear:  “Something old, something new, Something borrowed, something blue.” – 1898 compilation of English folklore It’s a saying/tradition we’re all familiar with. Some of us might not know that tradition comes from an Old English rhyme (“Something Olde,

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2015 Winter Wedding Trends

November 9, 2015 Charis

2015 Winter Wedding Trends Greetings you beautiful brides! Here at The Bride Box, we’ve analyzed Pinterest, catalogs, and magazines, to bring you a rundown of the hottest trends for winter weddings this year. We hope this helps you in your quest for the ultimate wedding style! Gorgeous Greenery This trend is hot right now, and

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Rustic Honeybee Wedding

November 7, 2015 Charis

Rustic Honeybee Wedding Looking for a specialized twist on the classic rustic chic wedding? Honey is a universal symbol for sweetness and love, so why not spread some of that joy to your guests? A fall date is a great time for an outdoor or tented honey themed wedding. Colors Depending on your area and

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Winter Wonderland Wedding

October 30, 2015 Charis

Winter Wonderland Wedding Ah winter. For some it is the bringer annoyances like extreme weather and being stuck in your driveway. For others, it is the most fantastic, magical season of the year, and brings wonderful things like snow, hot cocoa, holidays, and icicles. For those of you who have chosen a winter date wedding,

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Wedding Flowers: Real vs. Artificial

October 30, 2015 Charis

Wedding Flowers: Real vs. Artificial Should you use real or artificial flowers in your wedding? This is not a question easily answered, as there are pros and cons to both.  We have outlined what we believe to be the key points to wedding flowers: real vs. artificial, so that making an informed decision is a

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Top 12 Unique Weddings Themes for 2016

October 26, 2015 Charis

Top 12 Unique Weddings Themes for 2016 Are you and your fiance fun, inventive, creative people? Are you looking for some inspiration for a unique wedding theme that is a little different from the usual rustic chic? Check out our top 12 unique wedding themes for 2016 and get inspired! Star Wars The upcoming release

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6 Common Wedding Flower Mistakes

October 23, 2015 Charis

6 Common Wedding Flower Mistakes They say nobody’s perfect. That is especially true when it comes to planning and budgeting for your wedding flowers. This can be one of the most complicated elements to your wedding, so it’s only natural that some mistakes are made. Thankfully, there have been millions of brides who have made

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What to Have in Your Wedding Emergency Kit

October 21, 2015 Charis

What to Have in Your Wedding Emergency Kit There’s a sudden rip in your pantyhose; the ring bearer spills his grape juice on your dress; you get teary-eyed, causing your eyeliner to run. All of these little scenarios might cause you to feel overwhelmed with anxiety, as though the world were ending. Fear not lovely

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Buffet Style Vs. Plated Wedding Dinner

October 19, 2015 Charis

Buffet Style Vs. Plated Wedding Dinner One of the first things you will deal with when planning your reception is the age-old dilemma of a buffet style vs. plated wedding dinner. Which is less likely to break the bank? Which one will make your guests jump with delight and make their glands salivate? Check out

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Fall 2015 Wedding Flower Trends

October 6, 2015 Charis

Fall 2015 Wedding Flower Trends Is your wedding date somewhere between now and December 22nd? Then you have the distinction of planning a fall wedding! This 2015, fall weddings are going to be all about edibles, naturals, copper and crowns. Check out our fall 2015 wedding flower trends. English Influence Brides are choosing more softly-colored

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