From Our Consultants

Bridal Separates

November 15, 2016
weddingFinding your perfect wedding gown is such a fun and exciting part of planning your wedding day!  It can be hard sometimes as you work to find the gown that fits your criteria, makes you feel like a bride all while remaining unique and true to your style.  That’s where the trend of bridal separates […]

Financing Your Bridal Dreams

November 1, 2016
eva_seventhstem-20% Interest Financing Now Available One of the biggest concerns I hear from brides and their families is the rising costs of weddings. As a former bride, and an avid couponer, I can certainly attest to the burden of planning your dream wedding while being conscious of not breaking the bank. Here at Charlotte’s, brides can now finance […]

Say “I Do” in the Perfect Shoe

September 21, 2016
idoshoesTop 10 Websites for Bridal Shoes Sometimes finding the perfect bridal shoe can be even harder than finding the perfect wedding gown. Not anymore! Here is a list of websites that will help you find the perfect bridal shoe for the day you say “I do”: This website offers a large range of style […]

From the First Wedding Cake to Today’s Trending Wedding Desserts

September 10, 2016
macaron1Wedding cakes weren’t always what most of us envision to be the traditional tiered, white frosted cake, with a cake topper that resembles the newly wedded couple. The origins of what came to be the wedding cake date back to Ancient Rome, where a cake made of wheat or barley was smashed over the head […]

Designer Spotlight: Madison James

September 1, 2016
7_mj254fHere at Charlotte’s Weddings & More, we carry 10 different bridal lines with styles and colors to fit every occasion for our eclectic Pacific Northwest brides. One designer that has become very popular with our brides recently is Madison James. This designer is part of the larger Allure Bridals, from which we also carry Allure […]

Don’t forget to style the men of your wedding!

August 15, 2016
229-holmanweddingOnce the bride has found her gown, don’t forget about the men of the wedding! Whether it’s the groom, dads, or groomsmen, the gents of the wedding should also be styled to match the wedding! About 3 months before the wedding, the groom and his men should start and finalize the process of what they […]

Add Something Green to Your Something Blue

August 1, 2016
recyclebride10 Websites for the Modern Ec0-Friendly Bride  For those brides out there who are constantly looking for ways to have an eco-friendly life, here are 10 great sites to help you have an eco-friendly wedding as well. From recyclable decorations, eco-friendly vendors, and even a green honeymoon, these websites will be your best friend in […]

Top Ten Websites Every Bride Should Know

July 21, 2016
unnamedPlanning a wedding, and all the unforeseen details that come with it can be challenging. However, as a modern bride, you have the privilege of having access to all the resources of the Internet. The Internet will be your new best friend in your wedding planning process. Many of our brides ask us, their consultants, […]

Should you have wedding favors?

July 10, 2016
smoreIt is not uncommon to attend a wedding and head home less than empty-handed.  From pieces of the centerpiece, to matchbook trinkets with the couple’s initials imprinted on them, to tiny bottles of champagne or a candy bar on the way out, most couple leave a token of appreciation or memento for you to take […]

I do to… Wedding insurance?

July 5, 2016
image-copyI know what you’re thinking, “What the heck is Wedding Insurance!?” YES, it is a real thing. So, now that the cat is out of the bag, maybe you should ask yourself,  “Do I need it?” First, let’s talk about the uncontrollable that can happen on your big day. Let;s take a stroll down “What […]