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5 Questions to Consider When Choosing a Dress Designer

"Where do I begin?" It's a question that we hear all the time from brides wanting a custom wedding gown. We get it, choosing a designer can be overwhelming if you don't know where to start. That's why today, we are sharing FIVE simple questions you can ask to help identify which designer is right for you!

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Love is powerful—it has the ability to change, heal, and inspire us. It is a combination of joy, passion, comfort, adventure, trust, affection, and connection. It is complex, and yet, so simple. In honor of this month's holiday, we are celebrating love with a throw back to this Valentine's Day styled photo shoot. We hope it gives you all the feels!

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The Evolution of Áo Dài

Many have heard of the Áo Dài (pronounced ow yai), a traditional Vietnamese dress that is comprised of a long tunic with splits on either side worn over pants. And while it may be called a dress, it is not reserved exclusively for women.  Source: Life Magazine Áo Dài is a garment that can be worn daily by anyone - men, women, and even children. It is a style that is used for children's uniform as much as for special occasions such as weddings. The difference is in the fabric, embroidery and the intricacy of the finished gown.  While no one is entirely sure when Áo Dài was invented, most agree that it was popularized in the late 18th century during the Nguyen dynasty. Vietnam was then divided...

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