Your wedding day is possibly the most important day of your life, and your wedding dress may be the most important garment you will ever wear. Why not take control of the entire process of planning your ideal wedding – one that is fun, intimate and uniquely your own?
In Your Bridal Style, award-winning bridal designer Rani St. Pucchi shares her expert advice on everything a bride needs to create a truly unforgettable day, including:
How to define your personal style based on your specific body type.
Different wedding silhouettes and what is suitable for different venues
A helpful timeline for planning your wedding.
Do’s and don’ts for wedding dress shopping.
Tips on choosing fabrics, colors, accessories and other finishing touches.
How to avoid common wedding day mishaps.
A FAQs section which answers 53 of your most pressing questions.
Strategies for the photo shoot, and so much more.
This engaging, beautifully illustrated book is a treasure trove of ideas and inspiration. With this book in hand, any bride-to-be can design and create the wedding of her dreams.
|Publisher:||St. Pucchi Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.95(d)|
About the Author
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1: Congratulations, You’re Engaged! 10
CHAPTER 2: Your Wedding Planning Timeline 16
Your Wedding, Your Way:
Your Venue, Your Destination, Your Style 36
CHAPTER 4: Your Wedding Budget 58
Lines That Flatter:
Choosing a Style for Your Figure 70
CHAPTER 6: Wedding Dress Silhouettes 85
CHAPTER 7: Fabrics, Laces, and Trims 116
Commonly Used Terms Every Bride Should
Know Before Dress Shopping 134
Shop Talk: From Window Shopping to
Your Walk Down the Aisle 140
The Budget-Savvy Bride:
Online,Sale, or Rent? 158
CHAPTER 11: Color in Your Wedding 166
CHAPTER 12: Is Nude the New White? 178
CHAPTER 13: The Crowning Glory: The Veil 184
Embellishments and Accessories 190
All About the Bustle 198
What Goes Underneath:
Your Intimate Apparel 203
CHAPTER 17: The Photo Shoot 210
CHAPTER 18: The Wedding Planner 218
CHAPTER 19: Bridesmaids: Yes or No? 225
CHAPTER 20: Mother of the Bride 230
CHAPTER 21: Getting in Shape for Your Wedding Day 236
CHAPTER 22: Wedding Day Mishaps 242
CHAPTER 23: Marriage Legalities 246
CHAPTER 24: After the Wedding 252
FAQ: 53 of Your Most Pressing
Questions Answered 258
CHAPTER 26: 101 Wedding Tips 298
THE EVOLUTION OF BRIDAL FASHION
and FINAL THOUGHTS . . . 310
ABOUT THE AUTHOR 322
ALSO BY RANI ST. PUCCHI 325