The I Do! Soiree Exhibitors + How To Enjoy

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Venue: Corinthian Houston | Gown: Belle Ame Bridal | Flowers: Plants N’ Petals | Photo: Civic Photos

Houston’s legendary luxury wedding event is less than one week away, and our Soiree exhibitors are getting ready to wow you!! Our amazing wedding fantasyscape, planning showcase and all-VIP cocktail bash is the ultimate antidote to big-box, convention-style bridal shows. So prepare to be indulged, inspired and catered to from the minute you walk through the doors of the I Do! Wedding Soiree at the Corinthian Houston on Tuesday, Feb. 25. A very limited number of $30 pre-sale tickets are still available, so if you haven’t snagged yours yet, now’s your chance (tickets will be $40 at door, pending availability)! In the meanwhile, take a moment to check out our Soiree exhibitors, along with our top tips for making the most of your I Do! experience:

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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 »

Honeymoon Beauty And Skincare Essentials

 

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Photo: Larry Fagala | Makeup: VCI Artists Amber Livingston & Anna Kalita |  Hair: Dennis Clendennen

You’re on your honeymoon to see the sights and celebrate. Honeymoon beauty and skincare – along with hydration, proper nutrition, and even sleep – are far down the list of priorities. Sun, salt, airline air and alcohol take their toll on your complexion, and the results can be anything but pretty. Keep that newlywed glow and adopt a honeymoon beauty routine with these carry-on-friendly, easy-to-use products.

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6 Stylish Bridal Hair And Makeup Looks

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Photo: Ama By Aisha | Hair & Makeup: Etoilly Artistry | Tiara: Now & Forever Bridal Boutique

Whether you choose a regal updo, a side-swept bun, long and loose waves, or a chic braid, pick a hairstyle that complements your gown’s neckline. Then complete your look with makeup that plays up your best features, both in photos and IRL! Be ready for your wedding close-up with one of these top bridal hair and makeup stylists. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Foundation Shades For Every Bride

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Photo: Milton Lawrence Photography

Makeup for a bride’s big day is a vital part of the prep, and nailing the look she wants comes down to a good base. A good foundation will give you a flawless finish and last through all the photos, stress and celebration. Yet despite the plethora of makeup brands available, it can be frustrating to find your match without mixing since many brands offer only 10-15 shades. What about those of us who fall outside this spectrum or in between these shades? No one wants to look back at wedding photos and realize your face doesn’t quite match the rest of you. With these brands’ wide foundation shade range, you can be sure to find your match, for a stunning bridal glow. Click here to read the rest of this post »