Should we have a first look photoshoot?

The new "first look" trend has become more and more common among couples to be married, but it completely contradicts the old superstition: The groom cannot see the bride before the ceremony, because it's bad luck! Before we jump into our own opinion, why don't we first find the root of this "rule?" When arranged marriages … Continue reading Should we have a first look photoshoot?

National Lipstick Day: Bobbi Brown for Brides!

It's National Lipstick Day, and if you're anything like us–you love collecting lipsticks (and probably only wear the same three out of the hundred in your vanity). But that's okay. Anyway, since it is a national holiday–to us, at least–many makeup brands are hosting deals and giving away free lipsticks. If you're getting married soon, and struggling to figure … Continue reading National Lipstick Day: Bobbi Brown for Brides!

DeeVa Beauty, Bridal Makeup Services

Did you know you could help a great cause just by getting your makeup done for your wedding? If your answer is no, than you must not have heard of Deirdre Mahon, founder of DeeVa Beauty. Any time she performs a service, a percentage of her profit will contribute to the wellness of animals in … Continue reading DeeVa Beauty, Bridal Makeup Services

Minted Must Haves

We partner with affiliates in order to keep Le Blanc Weddings live and thriving, so our brides are provided with the best! This post contains affiliate links and we will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. We were compensated for this post. If you're a bride-to-be, you must know about Minted. Minted is … Continue reading Minted Must Haves

Anna’s Bridal Creations

About: Serving the tristate area for all your event hair and make-up needs, Anna's Bridal Creations is here to make getting ready for your event a memorable and elegant process. We specialize in all aspects of hair and make-up including airbrushing, and extensions. Anna Duffy, the founder of Anna's Bridal Creations, embraced her passion for … Continue reading Anna’s Bridal Creations

Our Experience with Dahlia Floral & Event Design

I first started going to Dahlia’s a little over 5 years ago. My eldest sister was getting married, so we searched for florists nearby to design her flowers. When visiting different vendors, there is one quality you seek out–customer service. We went to several places, and neither one seemed to be friendly nor did they … Continue reading Our Experience with Dahlia Floral & Event Design

Love at First Swipe: Christine & James

Some say love at first sight.. this couple said love at first swipe! Christine and James met on a little dating app called Tinder back in 2014. Christine was reluctant to go on a dating site but she also didn’t like the bar scene. While James, on the other hand, went out to the bars, … Continue reading Love at First Swipe: Christine & James

Saving for the Big Ring

Engagement rings can be beyond expensive, and once you've got that dream ring in your mind–it's pretty tough to get it out. According to TheKnot.com, the average engagement ring costs $5,764 which is not something all of us can casually spend. If you and your boyfriend have been talking about getting engaged, but your dream … Continue reading Saving for the Big Ring

Incorporating Pets Into Your Engagement Photos

When you think about your engagement photoshoot, what do you have in mind? Do you imagine a beach theme, a rustic theme or even somewhere in the city? Or would you prefer a comfortable setting where you could include your four-legged friend? Chances are–your fur baby won't be able to attend your wedding but you … Continue reading Incorporating Pets Into Your Engagement Photos

Le Blanc Weddings’ Very Own, Monica Surowiec and Mariusz Konopka

Talk about "'til death do us part? Monica and Mariusz met in a funeral home the summer of 2014. Well, they were both attending a party in the apartment above the funeral home. Little did they know, the party was all a set-up with the intentions of the two meeting for the first time. Unlike … Continue reading Le Blanc Weddings’ Very Own, Monica Surowiec and Mariusz Konopka