The Astorian Unveils Two Swank New Spaces

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All Images – Venue: The Astorian | Photography: Ama By Aisha | Catering: Churrascos | Design & Architecture: Andrea Pachioli Blazek | Creative Direction: Retna Media
Already coveted among fashionable to-be-weds for its industrial-chic ambiance and incredible city views, Houston wedding venue The Astorian just got even more fabulous.

This esteemed celebration space has unveiled two new guest facilities that make wedding-day prep and primping at The Astorian just as glamorous, luxurious and enjoyable as the wedding celebration itself. For gentlemen, the Lexington Lounge evokes the mystery and intrigue of New York’s alluring “underground.” Click here to read the rest of this post »

Bridal Beauty With Blush Hair & Makeup Artistry

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Hair & Makeup: Blush Hair & Makeup Artistry | Photo: Civic Photos | Gown & Accessories: Parvani Vida | Jewelry: Alku Modern Jewelers | Location: Hotel Icon | Coordination & Set Styling: Breathtaking Events
What elevates bridal hair styling and bridal makeup application to bridal hair and makeup artistry?

Attention to detail, for one. Also: creativity, skill and a deep understanding of both the bride (her personality, her sense of herself, her preferences and passions) and of the occasion. Blush Hair & Makeup Artistry doesn’t take the “art” part of its job lightly. This esteemed Houston hair and makeup team specializes in “naturally gorgeous” bridal hair styling and makeup for bridal showers, photo shoots and the big day itself. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Hot New Hotel: Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village

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All Photos: Courtesy Of Marriott CityPlace At Springwoods Village
Houston’s newest “good living” destination is also home to the area’s hottest new hotel: Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village. We’ve got the scoop on this super-chic new wedding venue…plus an exclusive special offer for 2020 weddings!

Located just a stone’s throw from The Woodlands, and 30 minutes from downtown Houston, Springwoods Village is fast becoming the Houston area’s most coveted new location for luxurious living in a lush natural landscape. So it’s no surprise that this 60-acre nature preserve has produced the perfect space for glamorous weddings in a serene, spectacular setting. Behold Marriott CityPlace at Springwoods Village, featuring lavish ballrooms, sophisticated chandeliers, contemporary furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a sparkling waterscape! Click here to read the rest of this post »

Intimate Weddings And Honeymoons At Sara’s Inn

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Venue: Sara’s Inn | Photo: TK Images

Sara’s Inn is historic Houston inn and wedding venue that is picture-perfect for intimate weddings, local honeymoons or romantic staycations. If you are dreaming of a wedding with your nearest and dearest at a beautiful home, consider this historic “painted lady” as a unique wedding venue. Sara’s Inn has graced the Houston Heights for many years, while recent renovations combine the finest in Southern charm with the plush amenities of a modern hotel. Click here to read the rest of this post »

5 Houston Hotspots For Your Bridesmaids’ Lunch

Sup on a lobster bisque. Savor a mimosa. It’s time for a pre-wedding bridesmaids’ lunch with your fave ladies! These five Houston hotspots will take care of you, and your crew, with fine food and drink, and flawless service.

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Photo: Courtesy of Cordua Restaurants

1. CORDÚA RESTAURANTS: AMÉRICAS & CHURRASCOS

The Cordúa name is synonymous with bold Latin American flavors and warm hospitality—both of which are on delicious display at Américas and Churrascos, father-and-son team Michael and David Cordúa’s esteemed Houston eateries. Click here to read the rest of this post »