Honeymoon: What You Want to Know

Hey guys! So, bae and I are still planning for our honeymoon. We haven’t settled on a place yet. Where we go is entirely contingent on how much money we have saved up. We have eyed and weighed places such as Greece, Croatia, Italy, and France. My fiancé does not care where we go so…

Why I won’t hire someone to plan the honeymoon

Okay. Let’s be frank here. The minute you mention the word “wedding” or “honeymoon” prices automatically soar. It just seems that they go up and up and up. I mean, all you literally have to do is type in “honeymoon packages” into Google or Yahoo and an entire list, endless pages of various vacation and…

Bridal Trousseau New Haven

I have literally been running around from bridal shop to bridal shop to find that perfect dress. For those of you who have been a long for that ride, you know by now how frustrating that must be. Oh yeah. Extremely. I have so far written quite a few reviews on the bridal shops that…

Mariella Creations

The last of the bridal shops I went too. As you remember from an earlier post, I found my dress. The dress to end all dresses at The Wedding Dress in Portland, CT. I did not even need to look any further. I could tell that I found the dress the minute everything I saw…

The Wedding Dress-Portland, CT

The Wedding Dress in Portland. I must have tried on hundreds of wedding dresses. It’s exhausting. I found what I liked and didn’t. Some stuff was in my price range and other items not so much. But when you know you know. I discovered cute little boutique shops and realized how much I loved the…

Dress Fitting with Modern Trousseau Couture

One of my favorite stops on the dress fitting tour was with Modern Trousseau of New Haven. All their dresses are custom and they make them in house out of their Woodbridge facility. The staff was incredibly helpful and knowledgeable and friendly. It was such a warm and welcoming and friendly environment.  The lady that…

Dress Fitting with David’s Bridal

One of my first fittings for bridal gowns was with David’s Bridal. I visited the store in Manchester, CT. They are inexpensive and more suited to my budget. I must have tried on 8 or 9 dresses their. A lovely consultant and sales associate grabbed the dresses that caught my eye, and I tried them…