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25 Jul

Scott Proposes to Katie

Katie Harris tells us their story, Scott and I have been together for 6 years now, engaged officially for a few months. Scott is a massive nerd and loves the role playing game, Dungeons and Dragons. Not sure how much you know about this game, but there is usually a game master who writes a storyline and takes the players through different quests, battles etc. Scott usually takes on the game master role and he often shows me different storylines he has made up to see if they're interesting or not before adding them to a game. So one night, while we were hanging out at home, Scott asked me if I could read his latest potential storyline. The general gist...
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23 Jul

A Look into Modern Vintage Bouquets

Your wedding bouquet is one of the most important accessories for your big day. Many brides focus on the look of their bouquet and will usually match it with the theme of their wedding including the style of dress. So what kind of 'Modern Vintage' wedding are you having? 1920s, 1950s or 1970s? Luckily many modern vintage brides will all go with a similar bouquet look no matter what era they are attracted too. Here are my top 4 favourite Modern Vintage Bouquet looks. 1. Thriving in beauty with a mix of pinks and reds. 2. A bouquet suited for Summer weddings with a mixed of calming colours.  3. The perfect bouquet for a Winter wedding, mixed with dramatic colours. 4. Simple and Elegant - perfect if...
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18 Jul

Summer, Bridesmaids & Patterns

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You're having a Summer wedding and you want your lovely bridesmaids to stand out from the crowd, are you crazy to put your girls in patterns? I don't think so! Patterns are a retro girl's best friend, patterns are a significant trend of the rockabilly fashion that portrays a sexier versions of the 1950's housewife. Luckily most pin up girls love showing off skin so you shouldn't have any problems choosing besides, the last thing you need on your big day are your girls dying from heat stroke. Unique Vintage Darcy 50's Dress Atomic Cherry  Just Like Art 1950s Inspired Swing Dress Dressific Hell Bunny Plus Size Pin Up Black and Red Cordelia Poppy Dress Unique Vintage 50's Audrey Cream Floral Swing Dress Cherri Lane...
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11 Jul

Wedding Ideas for the Vintage Bride

Your wedding day is about you and your groom, the groom fell in love with who you are so why should you ditch your style for the big day! Are you a modern vintage lover? Wanting to mix your style in with bridal but you are having a mental block of where to look? Don't worry, Formal Formula and her team of modern vintage retailers have got you covered. Bowerbird Vintage - 1960s Wedding dress This beautiful 1960’s vintage white wedding dress features a wide boat neckline, full length sleeves, and made using a silk like fabric.  2. Dressific - 1950s Vintage Style Off Shoulder Floral Dress This unique lace up, off the shoulder gown will have your guests starring. Made from mesh and cotton with a mixture of...
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