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We’ll take any excuse to celebrate at this point in the year and what better reason to trade in your sweatpants for real clothes than an epic bridal luncheon with your favorite gals?! If you’re looking for a place to have your bridal shower in Kansas City, MO, or tasked with the job of planning […]


How to Plan an Epic Bridal Shower Brunch

Just got engaged?! We have a feeling that one of the first things on your to-do list is finding the perfect wedding venue. But how can you possibly choose when there are so many amazing options?! (430 in KC to be exact ) If you’ve been dreaming of celebrating your wedding day at a rustic-chic […]


26 Beautiful Barn Wedding Venues in Kansas City

The Brownstone Wedding Venue Topeka

With social distancing, new requirements, and the general chaos of life at this point in time, more people than ever are opting for smaller celebrations. Use this guide to decide if a micro wedding is right for you.


Micro Weddings, Minimonies, and Elopements: Which is Right for You?

You asked and we listened, babe! Finding the perfect wedding day accessories can be a challenge, so each month we’ll make sure to round up some of our favorite bridal accessories for you. This month, I am so excited to introduce you to Anne Marie Designs who makes the most unique and stunning earrings I […]


The Best Accessories to Complete Your Bridal Look

Shopping for your wedding dress may just be the BEST part of wedding planning. The styles, the fits, the shapes, the texture…it’s seriously my heaven! But all those decisions and choices can definitely bring on some anxiety— who knew there were so many options?! Don’t fret, babes. Thanks to our friends over at Something White […]


The Ultimate Wedding Dress Shopping Guide

We’ve been there, babe, and we get it. Prepping for a wedding is completely time consuming, and trying to remember to schedule date nights? Impossible! But we know how important date nights are for your relationship, especially in the midst of stressful wedding planning. That’s why each month we‘ll simplify the planning and be bringing […]


Kansas City Date Night Ideas

We have seen such creative and personalized bridesmaid gift ideas lately – getting ready robes, personalized wine glasses, bath bombs, and more. And we love seeing all of them! But what do bridesmaids really want as gifts? Let’s be real – The best bridesmaids gifts ever received are things that are both personal and practical. […]


Unique Bridesmaid Gift Ideas Under $50

We’ve been there, babe, and we get it. Prepping for a wedding ain’t easy! That’s why each month, we promise to bring you all kinds of tips and tricks you can trust. From our favorite nutrition and fitness accounts, workout classes, and leggings to grocery hauls and kitchen gadgets, we’ve got everything you need to […]


Sweating for the Wedding: September Favorites

This week the 2020 Nordstrom Anniversary sale opens up to cardholders with ‘influencer’ level status first and then all cardholders can shop on Thursday! Next week the sale will open up to the public (August 19) and everyone will be able to shop. While some of our favorite bridal outfit picks from last week’s post […]


Best of the 2020 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale + Giveaway!

Welcome to the 2020 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale guide – the bride edition. This year’s Nordstrom Anniversary sale has opened up for select cardholders and today’s the day Icon Status members can start shopping the sale. The Nordstrom anniversary sale is one of the best retail sales of the year! They discount NEW fall merchandise, home […]


Outfit Ideas for The Bride – Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2020

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-Jordan M

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- Parents of the bride