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7 Tips For DIY-ing Your Wedding Makeup

7 Tips For DIY-ing Your Wedding Makeup

Follow these important guidelines to achieve a gorgeous bridal beauty look all on your own.
Chic Bridal Style Inspiration from Kate Middleton

Chic Bridal Style Inspiration from Kate Middleton

Kate Middelton steps out for a night in London wearing a look that we think is wedding-day perfect.
10 Enduring Royal Wedding Trends

10 Enduring Royal Wedding Trends

In honour of Will and Kate's one-year anniversary we present the top Royal Wedding-inspired trends with lasting appeal.

2011’s Best-Dressed Newlywed: A Look Back At Kate Middleton’s Most Fabulous Outfits

Wondering what you should wear to all of your pre-wedding festivities? Look to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, for inspiration. Since announcing her engagement in late 2010 the future Queen of England has stepped out in some of the most fabulous

How to Wear a Tiara

Thanks to Zara Phillips and Kate Middleton, tiaras have officially become one of the it bridal accessories of 2011. There are few other days in a girls life when a tiara is a viable style option, so choosing one for

Kate Middleton Revisits an Old Favourite for Zara’s Wedding

One of the many reasons we’re all in love with the Duchess of Cambridge? She recycles her wardrobe! Kate Middleton was spotted at Zara Phillips’ wedding on the weekend wearing an old favourite: a chic and sophisticated cream brocade coat.

See Kate Middleton’s Wedding Dress

Us mortals will now have a chance to get up-close-and-personal with the world’s most famous wedding gown. Beginning Saturday, Buckingham Palace will open the doors to the State Rooms—which the public can tour through October—and the star attraction on the

The Duke and Duchess Have Arrived!

Here’s our first glimpse of the Royal newlyweds as they set foot on Canadian soil in Ottawa earlier today. This is only the beginning of their eight-day journey across the country, and Catherine has already impressed one and all with

Pippa Middleton: A Stylish Maid of Honour

One of the biggest stars to emerge from the Royal Wedding was Pippa Middleton, sister of the bride, who is currently the most famous Maid of Honour in the world! Her sleek—and dare I say sexy—Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen

Shrug Love

If you loved the look of Kate Middleton’s dress but aren’t sure you can commit to full sleeves, you should definitely consider pairing your strapless dress with a stylish shrug. This is a great way to get a two-in-one look—modest

Seychelles: A Regal Honeymoon Spot

After returning briefly to his duties as a search and rescue helicopter pilot, Prince William swept his beautiful bride, Catherine Middleton, off to the Seychelles yesterday for a romantic (and ultra-private) honeymoon. Located off the coast of Africa, in the

Inspiration: The Royal Treatment

Clockwise from top left: Catherine Middleton, photography courtesy Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Entertainment. Seen in this blog post. Flower Girl Dress, courtesy Dessy Kids, Fall 2001. Seen in this gallery. Bridesmaid Dress, Lela Rose, Fall 2001. Seen in this gallery.

Bridal Designers Love Lacy Sleeves

We had a hunch Catherine Middleton would wear sleeves—and apparently we weren’t alone! Several major bridal designers included long lacy sleeves in their Spring 2012 collections (that just debuted in New York City weeks ago). Here are four of our

Bridal Style Icon: Catherine Middleton

Isn’t she lovely? Exiting the Goring Hotel (where she spent her last night as an unmarried woman), Kate—now Catherine—Middleton was a vision in Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen. Her bridal ensemble was tasteful, classic and timeless, and in spite of

Royal Wedding Style

How ravishing does Pippa look in her sexy white gown? Here’s how to do an all-white wedding party. First clue that Sarah Burton was Kate’s chosen wedding dress designer—this breath-taking couture collection.

Kate Middleton’s Dress Revealed: Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen

Fashion trends that are sure to be set by Kate Middleton (and Pippa): full-length sleeves, lace, tiaras, drop earrings, white bridesmaid dresses (Queen Victoria was first to start this trend back in 1840).

Let the Wedding Begin!

The Royal Wedding day has finally arrived, and if you’re just tuning in there’s been a couple of big developments—the bridesmaids appear to be en route as we speak (wearing british designer Nicki Macfarlane), and Will and Kate officially have THREE

Join Us Online!

If you’re anything like us you’re having trouble sleeping right about now! We’re mere hours away from the big event, and we can’t wait to watch the guests arriving—and to finally see Kate’s wedding dress for the first time! Starting

Day 9: A Princess-Inspired Collection at Romona Keveza

As I mentioned earlier this week (Day 11), many of the Spring 2012 bridal collections featured exquisite wedding gowns with sleeves. One of these collections was Legends by Romona Keveza, and Romona addressed the crowd before her presentation by discussing

Day 11: Bridal Designers Embrace Sleeves

The world’s top bridal fashion designers have just revealed their collections for Spring 2012, and almost every single collection was in some way influenced by Kate Middleton. In anticipation of the Royal Wedding, sleeves (like these lacy ones at Monique
Day 26: A Royal Tour of Scotland

Day 26: A Royal Tour of Scotland

Did you know that April 6th is National Tartan Day? We can’t think of a better way to celebrate this occasion than planning a romantic Scottish honeymoon! Thanks to the Royal Romance package by Royal Scottish Tours, you can now

Day 27: Princess-Inspired Accessories

We can’t wait to see what crown jewels Kate will don on April 29th! No princess would be complete without a tiara, and Kate certainly has countless dazzling options from which to choose. Plus, tiaras are frequently given as wedding

Day 28: Project Runway Designers Create Dresses for Kate

In anticipation of the April 18th release of Lifetime Original movie William & Kate, the network asked more than 50 former Project Runway contestants to imagine an ideal wedding dress for Kate Middleton. This design by Heidi Elnora is my

Day 30: A Royal Cocktail

Can you believe it’s already been 70 days since we first started our Royal Wedding countdown? We’re officially 30 days away from the main event, and here at Weddingbells we’re kicking things into high gear—Alison will be in London for

Day 32: Perfect Pairs of Princess Shoes

As we mentioned in an earlier post, rumour has it Kate Middleton may choose London shoe designer Aruna Seth to make her wedding shoes. We’d also like to humbly suggest eight more pairs for her consideration. In our minds, the