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Beauty Giveaway: BlendSMART Brush Kit + $50 At Sephora

A beauty giveaway that blends flawless makeup coverage with your favorite contouring cosmetics, for the ultimate in complexion perfection: Enter now to SCORE a $125 BlendSMART motorized brush kit + a $50 Sephora gift card, exclusively from Weddings in Houston.

We’re so excited to team up with our friends at BlendSMART, the revolutionary motorized blending brush that’s been recently touted by Oprah, InStyle, Vogue and The View, for this week’s awesome beauty giveaway! We can’t say enough good stuff about this truly fantastic blending brush, a must-have for busy brides with lots of get-dressed-up pre-wedding festivities on their calendar, and a PERFECT bridesmaids gift, hostess gift and everyday beauty tool. To enter, simply follow these four super simple steps by 5 pm Friday, March 8:

  1. Follow us on Instagram (if you’re not already following)
  2. Hop on over to this Instagram post
  3. Tag a couple of beauty-loving friends, and…
  4. Sign up for the Weddings in Houston Wedding Buzz e-newsletter, delivering gorgeous wedding inspo, planning tips, bridal style picks, special vendor offers and MORE fabulous giveaways like this one, to your inbox every Wednesday.

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That’s it! Follow these 4 steps, and you will be entered to win our prize. And about that prize… Here’s what our lucky beauty giveaway winner will score:
  • A BlendSMART Everyday Beauty Kit in Rose Gold including:
  • Motorized applicator handle
  • Three premium, anti-bacterial, cruelty-free makeup brush heads
    • Universal foundation brush head designed for all liquid, creme and powder foundations
    • Blush brush head for applying color and highlighting
    • Powder brush head for loose and pressed powder that can also bronze and set.
  • Long lasting lithium battery – replacements easily available where batteries are sold
  • User guide and satisfaction guarantee plus a 1 yr. applicator warranty
  • BlendSMART travel case
  • A $50 Sephora gift card, so you can snap up your choice of foundation, blush and/or contouring products, to get you started on the path to…flawless

We’ll announce our winner on Friday evening, March 4, so do NOT miss your chance to get in on the action. Weddings in Houston + BlendSMART = bridal, bridesmaids and besties beauty made simple…and so, so gorgeous!

Instagram Giveaway: Win I Do! Soiree Tickets!!

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Instagram Giveaway at @fatimaqil

She’s one of Houston’s best-loved fashion bloggers, she’s one of our absolute Insta faves…and…SO EXCITING…she just got engaged over the holidays to the boy she first met when she was 2 and he was 7 (they danced at a wedding)!! She’s Fatima Aqil, and we are totally thrilled to be teaming up with her this week for an awesome I Do! Soiree ticket giveaway. Head over to @fatimaqil TODAY, feast your eyes on our girl Fatima in some of the season’s coziest winter wear and accessories (she’s also got must-have beauty picks galore), and enter to WIN a pair of tickets to the Jan. 29 I Do! Wedding Soiree at the Corinthian Houston. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Bering’s $$$ Gift Basket Giveaway!

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Photo: Kelli Durham Photography | Tableware: Bering’s | Flowers: Glenwood Weber Design
Fall is here…FINALLY!! And we can think of no better way to celebrate than with a celebration of Bering’s, Houston’s iconic retailer of everything awesome for home, garden and gifts!

With such a huge inventory of amazing products, including cookware, fine china, home entertaining goods, camping gear, countertop appliances, grills, garden accessories, luxury bed and bath items, stationery, home decor and, yes, hardware, it’s no wonder Bering’s is a longtime favorite among to-be-weds in search of the perfect Houston wedding gift registry. There’s something for absolutely everyone, and every couple, at price points for every wedding guest. All right here in Houston, at two convenient locations, and online, natch.

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Photo: Courtesy Of Bering’s
We DID say celebration…and there’s no better way to celebrate Bering’s than with a big, ol’ $$$ Bering’s giveaway!

This Wednesday, Oct. 17, for one day only, we’ll be showcasing Bering’s in a 24-hour Instagram contest you won’t want to miss. Head over to our Insta anytime on Wednesday to tag, follow, and if you’re super lucky, WIN “The Good Gourmet” Food Prep Basket, filled with premium-brand home-cooking products, valued at over $425!! Good luck, loves. And happy registry shopping at Bering’s!!

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Photo: Courtesy Of Bering’s

Natalie Annette Makes The Perfect Registry Gift

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Photo: Courtesy Of Natalie Annette
If gorgeous modern tableware from an ultra-talented Houston designer is your idea of the perfect registry gift, we’ve got some very good news for you.

Houston-trained and Houston-based Natalie Annette has partnered with famed Houston wedding registry retailer Bering’s to offer her fabulous Jubilee Collection. Inspired by joyful gatherings with friends and family, this collection is both colorful and understated, with a distinctive pattern and fine gold trim that make it perfect for both casual dining and special occasions. Click here to read the rest of this post »

Buy I Do! Soiree Tickets And WIN – $200 Brunch at Ouisie’s Table

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Houston’s one-of-a-kind luxury wedding fantasyscape + Houston’s home of gracious Southern cuisine & genteel hospitality = an absolutely AWESOME giveaway. One couple who purchases tickets to the Oct. 19 I Do! Wedding Soiree by 11:59 pm this Wednesday, Oct. 3, will WIN a $200 brunch for 4 at Ouisie’s Table, one of Houston’s most revered restaurants and celebration spaces, serving Louisiana-influenced American fare in an elegant and eclectic indoor-outdoor setting. Scroll down for details!

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The Soiree: Houston’s only luxury wedding event and to-be-wed VIP cocktail bash fetes guests with dazzling tablescapes, top Houston wedding vendors and experts, live entertainment, gourmet food, fine bubbly, luxurious lounge spaces and fresh-off-the-runway bridal couture, $$$ gift bags and luxury door prizes. It’s like nothing you’ve ever imagined…and everything you’ve always dreamed!

The giveaway: Buy your tickets by this Wednesday, and you could win a $200 brunch for 4 (besties, you + boo & your moms, double date…the choice is yours!) at Ouisie’s Table. This longtime Houston icon is not just one of the city’s most acclaimed destinations for elevated Southern-comfort favorites in a refined white-tablecloth setting, it’s also a fabulous spot to celebrate special occasions (engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners and intimate food-focused wedding celebrations) in your choice of relaxed and lovely private dining spaces.

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One Soiree attendee who purchases tickets before midnight Wednesday will win. Shouldn’t it be YOU? Our winner will be notified this week, and announced live at the Oct. 19 I Do! Wedding Soiree at The Astorian!