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Why you should consider wearing a colored wedding dress?

July 1, 2015
metallic bridesmaids pink dress blog 2Would you consider wearing a pink dress on your wedding day?  In the past, anything other than a white or ivory dress was considered nontraditional or even taboo.  But recently this perception has changed.  In fact blush, pink and nude tones have become the most popular wedding trends. They started as popular bridesmaid colors and […]

Shopping Tips for Moms

June 1, 2015
114919_017_Hero_mother_of_the_bride_dresses_2014Moms are often so busy helping the bride prepare for her wedding that they forget about themselves. But moms need to look fabulous on the wedding day too! Here are some tips to help moms shop for their dress. Often we hear mothers say they want to wait to lose weight for the wedding before trying […]

The History of Wedding Traditions

March 19, 2015
ringsEver wonder why or how something came to be a tradition? The origins and meaning behind some of our most cherished wedding traditions may surprise you.  Here are some ancient traditions you may find fun to learn about and that you may want to incorporate into your wedding. In the old days, wedding dresses were […]

8 Ways to Avoid Weight Gain

February 10, 2015
bride eatingYes, you can maintain your fitness and weight loss goals for your big day. If you are a winter bride or your wedding isn’t until this summer, these 8 tips will have you feeling your best on your big day while not depriving yourself of those yummy foods all year long. Dress Your Best I […]

The Process After Your Wedding Dress is Ordered

January 20, 2015
wedding dressA very common occurrence in the wedding dress world is brides having a difficult time understanding the whole process of purchasing a wedding dress. You come in for an appointment, find your perfect dress and then it is ordered.  So what else could there possibly be to do? This will help you understand the process […]

To Steam or Not to Steam

January 6, 2015
steamed gownShould you have your wedding gown steamed? That seems to be the question a lot of brides are asking recently. Here are some reasons why you we think you should definitely have your wedding dress steamed before your big day. First, let’s start by talking about your wedding dress arriving to Charlotte’s. The designer of […]

7 Ways for Perfect Skin on Your Big Day

January 1, 2015
faceWhen it comes to your wedding day you have everything planned perfectly to the last detail, including your overall beauty plan. Every bride wants perfect skin on her big day and in her photos. You don’t have to spend tons of money on expensive products to have great skin.  In fact, the best way to […]

Urbaca Salon

December 22, 2014
blonde hairAre you ready for smooth, humidity-proof hair? Charlotte’s Weddings and More is happy to announce this special offer from our preferred vendor, Urbaca.  Located in downtown Portland, Urbaca is a full service salon that can help any bride and bridal party feel amazing on their big day! Here is a new product and treatment that […]

Grand Hotel Bridgeport

November 1, 2014
lobbyLooking for a warm and inviting hotel for your wedding guests?  Look no further than Charlotte’s preferred vendor, The Grand Hotel.  Centrally located in Bridgeport, The Grand Hotel is perfect for groups of all sizes. Awaiting your guests you will find 124 first class guest rooms, a hot breakfast buffet, complimentary garage parking, indoor pool, […]

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

October 18, 2014
ruth's 3Are you looking for the perfect rehearsal dinner venue with food so amazing your guests will leave wanting more?  Look no further than one of Charlotte’s preferred vendors, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse.  Located in downtown Portland, Ruth’s Chris has been open since 1996.  Serving customers for dinner daily from 5pm-10pm and Sundays from 4pm-9pm. Ruth bought […]