Matching Your Dress With Your Wedding Style

March 1, 2016
strapless-sweetheart-justin-alexander-wedding-dress-8724-5Part of what sets Charlotte’s Weddings apart from other bridal shops is how much we (the consultants) listen to our brides.  From favorite silhouettes, to color scheme, to your wedding venue we ask you all about your big day and work our hardest to find you your dream gown. One factor that seems to trump […]

Wedding Survival Kit – The Must Have Items

jloIf you have ever been a bridesmaid or a bride, you are most likely already familiar with the day of wedding survival kit.  No matter how organized you are there are bound to be mishaps and hiccups along the way. Hello red lipstick on your white dress! It happens, but by packing a kit full […]

Wedding Guest Fashion

molly blog picPreparing to attend a wedding for a loved one is always fun and exciting. Being a woman, what we are going to wear is the first thing we often think of when we get that invitation in the mail. Wedding guest attire can be tricky. No one wants to be over dressed, but what is […]

Introducing the Wedding Color of the Year for 2016

December 1, 2015
bmWhen it comes to picking colors for your wedding day, many brides look for inspiration. The most common places seem to be from past weddings, Pinterest, something you liked that a friend did or using your favorite colors. But a new trend is looking to the color experts themselves, Pantone. The color company Pantone releases […]

All You Need to Know About Trunk Shows

trunk show photo 2Do you ever glance through a designer’s website and love everything you see on their page? But then you call around only to find that the bridal stores only have one or two of the dresses you are looking to try on?  A trunk show might just be the opportunity you need to make an […]

Ordering The Correct Size Dress

measurementsChoosing a size to order in your dress can be a challenging decision.  You don’t want a dress that will be too small or one that is too big and will cost you a lot of money to have altered. But whether you are purchasing a wedding dress, bridesmaid dress, or mother-of dress we are […]

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 […]