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Congratulations! With this year’s wedding season well underway, newly engaged couples are experiencing a spectacular time to start their planning journey. Peppered from Ashtabula and Sandusky to Mansfield and Cleveland, bridal professionals are eager to partner with this years’ couples to create their perfect day! Desired venues are ranging this year from hip downtown hotspots to elegant countryside barns, creating unique ceremonies and celebrations like no other. Bursting with lavish photographs featuring the latest wedding styles, trends, and inspiration (think Pinterest on steroids!), “Lovebook” connects you with local, musthave bridal professionals that will help bring these pages to life at your celebration! The businesses partnering with Today’s Bride – planners, consultants, photographers, florists, and more – are N.E. Ohio’s most reliable, dependable, and sought-after wedding professionals. If you're looking for the best of the best, you'll find them in these pages, waiting to hear from you. From the entire staff at Today’s Bride Magazine & Shows, congratulations on your engagement, and we wish you much joy and love on your journey as you plan this special day.

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Gorgeous Gowns

From the runway to the aisle, these

gorgeous wedding gown trends are stealing the show – and our hearts!

Stunning overlays, beautifully crafted bodices, and tiered skirts are just a few of these fashion forward bridal styles. Paired with chic beaded belts and single layer tulle veils, these silhouettes hold their own. 1 LOVEBOOK BY TODAY’S BRIDE

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1. Bare Shoulder Beauty

We’re veil over heels for this trendy take on traditional! Off-the-shoulder swag sleeves complement a sweetheart bodice while the full skirt couples romance and whimsy. With a minimalistic gown, a dramatic cathedral length veil pulls the look together perfectly.

2. Shedding Tiers

Envision yourself floating down the aisle in this incredible strapless ball gown. Layers of asymmetric tiered tulle balance the intricately beaded bodice. Does it get any dreamier than this?

3. Floral Fantasy

This understated A-line silhouette is charming, but the sheer top with laser cut floral applique is what won us over! The gardeninspired gown is light, breezy, and breathtaking; we can’t help but gush over the unique detail sure to set your dress apart from any other.

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4. Vintage Charm

Any bride with vintage flair can appreciate this captivating high-neck lace gown. The modern take on “modest” prompts a glamourous style – covered in lace and perfected with cap sleeves! Pair with a birdcage veil and a bold lip.

5. A Statement Slit

Featuring a semi-sheer bodice and a wispy skirt, this dress is equal parts sophisticated and sexy. A flowing silhouette cinches at the waist, teasing a little leg – the perfect opportunity to show off those stems (and shoes!)

6. The Passionate Two-Piece

Formal wear has fully embraced the crop top craze – just look at this stunning bohemian style bridal gown! A striking beaded crop top sits above a high-waist mermaid style tulle gown. Perfect for a destination wedding, we are SWOONING over this distinctive two-piece dress!

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Regardless of your style, we’re certain that having all these gorgeous options at your fingertips will certainly make dress shopping that much more difficult – but also that much more lovely! ♥ Photos by: 1. Mike Radford Photo, 2. Martina Liana Seperates- Cayla & Stevie, 3. Cody Hunter Photography, 4. Cassidy Carson Photography, 5. Martina Liana Seperates - Celia & Shae, 6. Martina Liana Seperates - Tyler & Sanja

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Strokes

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The ancient art of calligraphy is alive and well in modern form, adding

elegance to wedding invitations, ceremony programs, reception menus, and

more. If you’re on the fence about incorporating calligraphy into your wedding details, here are three reasons why you totally should!

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The beauty of calligraphy is that no two letters will ever be the same, making each design as unique as the wedding! The overall look of the lettering is heartfelt and personal, truly enhancing your wedding signage and stationery.

Simply Stunning It’s quite simple: Calligraphy is absolutely, positively stunning. It’s much more appealing to the eye as the elegant strokes of each word are crafted to perfection. You can work with a professional calligrapher to find your perfect “font” – completely distinctive for your big day.

Truly Timeless The art of calligraphy is truly timeless and something you’ll appreciate for years to come. Classic but increasing in popularity, this style of design is both romantic and sophisticated. Unlike invitation fads including pop-ups, storybook styles and bold metallic colors, calligraphy won’t be something you look back on and question.

So, get in touch with a local calligrapher! Find out what he or she charges and the different styles he or she offers. Professional calligraphers may have a portfolio available to allow you to choose the font that fits your vision. Shape, spacing, stroke, and weight are all factors in perfecting lettering. Calligraphy is all about quality signage that your guests will love! ♥

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you through thick and thin—your beloved pet! Featuring your furry friend in your ceremony has become one of our favorite trends this year. How can you resist the levels of cuteness as a tuxedo-wearing dog escorts guests to their seats, or a cat prances down the aisle with the bride and groom’s rings around its neck? Love doesn’t discriminate, and neither should you. Whether you love your cat, dog, or even your horse, get creative with the ways you can include your pet in your big day. ♥ LOVEBOOK BY TODAY’S BRIDE

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7 Photos: 1. Genevieve Nisly 2. Casablanca Bridal Photography 3. Malick Photography 4. B. Frohman Imagine & Design 5. Zachary Hunt Photography 6. KT Merry Photography 7. Lindsey Gage Photography 8 RAD Photographer

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Step up your stationery with this latest trend in invitations! Whether you choose a floral design, glitter chevron, or splashes of watercolor, these chic envelope liners are sure to impress your guests! Visit www.TodaysBride.com/Liners to see more!

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Photos: 1. The Girl Tyler 2. Bliss and Bone 3. Jupiter and Juno 4. Odie+Partners 5. Greg Finck 6. Engaging Papers

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Making the Moment Photography

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My favorite color is...

Letting your bridesmaids express their style by choosing their own dress is a huge trend that isn’t going anywhere! Whether you want different styles of dresses in the same color or choose colors within the same family, finding dresses that complement – and don’t clash with – each other can be more difficult than you’d think! We’ve found some of the most successful color and dress combinations to help you mix and match with ease.

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Photos: 1. Victoria Carlson Photography 2. Glasser Images 3. Encarnacion Photography 4. Dan O'Day Photography 5. Emily Wren Photography 6. Andrew Mark Photography

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Photos: 1. Scrole Vision Photography 2. Studio Castillero 3. Jessica Lynn Photography 4. Love and Light Photography 5. White Rabbit Studios 6. Teale Photography 7. The More We See 8. Pritchard Photography 9. David Newkirk Photography

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You deserve Good Food, not wedding food! • Two Beautiful venues for your reception—St George Fellowship Centre and the new St George Family Center!

• Can accommodate up to 500 guests • Friday and Saturday packages available • Catered exclusively by TLC Catering, Inc. for 26 years. • Custom receptions and menus are our specialty.

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hen serving plated dinners, it’s important to have the proper utensils for all of your guests’ needs. Usually plated dinners are a more formal option and therefore should have multiple forks, spoons, and knives to use for different dishes. Of course, the number of utensils, glasses, and plates can be altered depending on what you’re serving! If you’ve decided to forgo a soup course or won’t offer bread, some dishes and flatware won’t be necessary. After the tables are cleared, servers should come around with mugs and saucers to offer guests tea or coffee. Reference the diagram to find out

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love exactly what you’ll need when setting your table. For a more informal, casual, or buffet style dinner, guests can grab the plates and utensils they’ll need at the buffet, but should definitely have the necessities at their seat: a water and wine glass, coffee or tea saucer, napkin, (optional) bread plate, and charger.

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From a charming ‘50s design to emphasize your vintage venue to a collection of mismatched plates to complement your bohemian decor, place settings are a great way to wow your guests! Add elements that enhance your color scheme or theme to create a one-of-a-kind visual experience! ♥ Photos: 1. Lucas Rossi Photography 2. The Singlers Wedding Photography 3. Creatrix Photography 4. Westlund Photography

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Raising the Bar

This wedding season, couples are catering their

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plans to reflect their personalities and relationship rather than following tradition. Featuring signature drinks at your reception bar is a great way to add a customized touch to your guests’ experience. Not

A light, fruity beverage perfect for a spring or summer wedding, this cocktail combines peach schnapps, grenadine, and champagne for a sparkling, refreshing drink. Don’t want to splurge on champagne? Prosecco makes a great alternative! An Italian white wine, this beverage combines the flavors of a white wine with the carbonation of champagne for much less!

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Planning winter or holiday nuptials? This Hot Cocoa Martini will warm every guest from the inside out! Traditional hot cocoa powder mixed with milk, whipped cream vodka, and peppermint schnapps topped with mini marshmallows is an instant crowd pleaser! Or, create your own recipe by substituting vodka with Bailey’s® or Kahlua!®

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Though it may dye your guests’ tongues blue, this tasty concoction is well worth it! Mixing vodka, blue curacao, and white cranberry juice, you’ll create the perfect combination of a traditional name with a modern taste.

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MockTails Cranberry-Apple Cider Punch As pretty as it sounds, this deep red mocktail is sweet and fruity in all the right ways. Serve up in a martini glass with an apple slice garnish or hand out mason jars filled to the brim! Your guests are guaranteed to love this sweet drink, and it’s the perfect addition to a dry wedding.

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From Rootbeer to Dreamsicle, this classic American favorite is sure to please your guests! Set up a bar with champagne flutes and let your guests experiment with original concoctions.

Milk and Cookies Your guests will feel like they’re at a high-end brunch when you serve this cocktail! With just orange juice, grenadine, and champagne, it’s super easy to offer a mocktail option for kids, too! Just replace the champagne with club soda to give it a spritzy kick. Though it’s perfect for a brunch celebration, this delicious crowd-pleaser is great no matter the time!

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The perfect alternative to a champagne toast, offer each guest a flute filled with milk (white, chocolate, or strawberry) with you and your fiancé’s favorite cookie balanced on top! Or, set up a toasting table where guests can choose their own cookie and milk flavor – Oreo, chocolate chip, or M&M, your guests will embrace their inner child with this mocktail.

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This Watermelon Bellini will have both the kids and the adults asking for more. Simply puree cubed watermelon and add some sparkling cider for a refreshing thirst-quencher at any summer wedding. Watermelon not in season? No problem! This drink works with peaches, mangos, cantaloupe, and more!

Raspberry Soda Serve these fun mocktails in a glass soda bottle for a ‘50s throw back! With just three ingredients – Cranberry Juice, Raspberry Sherbert, and Ginger Ale – you and your guests will enjoy old fashioned, homemade soda pop.

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Pink Lemonade Granita Perfect for a fall wedding, this Appletini balances tart and sweet flavors perfectly. Combine sour apple liquor, vodka and add triple sec to your liking for an autumn favorite that will have your guests lining up at the bar for more. Garnish each martini glass with a crisp apple slice to perfect this cocktail.

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This slushy-like drink is a must-have at any summer celebration. With just a cup of lemon juice, ¾ cup of simple syrup, and ¼ cup of grenadine you’ll have the perfect solution to a hot and humid reception. Make sure you have an abundance of this mocktail, as kids will be flocking to the refreshments for more!

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Having too many ideas when it comes to planning your wedding may not seem like the worst problem you could have; but trust us when we say that overloading on Pinterest can make your planning process an absolute nightmare.

Think of Pinterest as a starting place to get your creativity and ideas flowing. It should organize your thoughts and give you some inspiration, but it shouldn’t serve as your wedding planner or dictate every move you make when it comes to making design decisions. Most likely, your taste varies from day to day and your style changes with your mood. Likewise, there are different styles we’re each drawn to when planning our weddings. Do you want to stick with a timeless and elegant theme with soft pink peonies, gold centerpieces, and white accent decor? Or should you go for that bohemian feel with succulents and greenery, a flower crown, and a lot of signage with cute sayings? It can be hard to reconcile all the styles you love. So how can you keep yourself from getting overwhelmed by Pinterest’s many ideas? First, make a timeline. Allow yourself a certain amount of time to research design ideas – we’d suggest no more than 6 months – and then stop. Have your fiancé change your PinLOVEBOOK BY TODAY’S BRIDE

You know you need a break from Pinterest when your board begins to predict your pins. Clearly you have a style, so stop pinning and start planning!

terest password to keep yourself from perusing just for fun and falling in love with yet another DIY centerpiece idea. Once you’ve completed your research, ask yourself: “Is this a style that I will love 10 years from now?” If your answer is ‘no’ or even ‘I’m not sure’ then do not design your wedding after that theme. Not only will you be looking at these pictures for years to come and reliving the special moments, but future generations will admire these photos, too. Don’t just pick a style because it’s trendy right now. Do you see a common theme running through your inspiration? Is there one idea that you love more than others, or one aspect you cannot imagine having your wedding without? Design your wedding around your absolute favorite ideas and eliminate those that don’t fit.

Remember to include your fiancé in the planning process! The theme of your wedding should reflect who you are as a couple, so you shouldn’t pick a style that only represents you. Compare ideas with your fiancé and show him or her some of your inspiration to see what they like best. Remember, it’s their wedding day, too. Once you’ve chosen your theme and style, create a Final Wedding Ideas board. This board’s purpose is to organize your thoughts and present to the wedding vendors you meet so they understand your vision. It is not for coming up with new ideas or second guessing your decision! One huge tip when it comes to making your final wedding board - make it a secret board so that any of your guests that follow you on Pinterest will still be surprised when they arrive on your wedding day! We completely understand how addicting pinning beautiful wedding inspiration can be, but it is important to limit your ideas and find a theme that you will love. Once you have decided on a certain style, do not second guess your decision! As long as you and your fiancé agree on decor and design ideas that you absolutely love, your wedding day will be one that you cherish – now and for years to come. ♥ READ MORE ONLINE AT TODAYSBRIDE.COM


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OFF THE BEATEN PATH Photos by Cassie Rosch Photography

Marriage is the ultimate adventure. Embrace the spirit and excitement of embarking on this journey by creating your own path and following your vision. This styled shoot, inspired by taking the road less traveled, perfectly captures this idea, and will hopefully inspire you to do the same for your wedding day.

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love OTHER CREDITS Venue: Hudson Gardens (Denver, Colorado) Wedding planning: Hourglass Productions Florals: Lale Florals Bridesmaid dresses: Free People Hair and makeup: Beauty on Location Studio Ties: Knotty Tie Co. Paper goods and leather backdrop: Whimsy Design Studio Catering: Blackbelly Market Cake: Astonishing Cakes Tabletop rentals: Crate and Barrel Furniture rentals: Eclectic Hive Bride and Groom Models: Wilhelmina Denver Jewelry: Goldyn Bridal Gown: Claire La Faye from a&be Bridal Shop

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Glass Unity The alternative to the sand ceremony, transform your vows into a work of art!

Use glass instead of sand to create a piece of art that combines the two of you forever.

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love If you want to include all the female guests attending – not just the single ladies – invite the women out to the dance floor for a dance-off. The bride can stand as judge with the trophy (bouquet) and decide who has the best moves. Go old school dance-style by tapping people on the shoulder to let them know they’ve been eliminated or simply choose a winner at the end of the song. To make things even more fun, have a tie-breaker dance between the two best dancers and let the rest of the reception guests decide the winner based on the volume of cheers for each dancer. Great songs to use for this are Spice Girls’ “Wannabe” or Katy Perry’s “Roar.”

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Tossing Tradition

History says that single women would rip the bride’s dress or veil in order to obtain some of her good luck so brides began to throw their bouquet to single women to distract them. Thankfully, that situation isn’t common in today’s weddings, so we’ve come up with a few alternatives for you to replace the bouquet toss at your reception! Our favorite option to replace the bouquet toss is to lock up your bouquet or some kind of gift – like a gift certificate for a massage or a Kate Spade purse – in a box, birdcage, or chest. Pass out keys to every woman attending or, to save time, just the single girls. Whoever’s key unlocks the box gets the prize! What’s 2 great about this is that it gives the bride a chance to get creative with gift and box ideas! The downside to this option, though, is that the box may open before everyone gets a chance to try their key, which ruins the fun for some guests. LOVEBOOK BY TODAY’S BRIDE

A popular alternative that includes more of your guests is to invite all couples to the floor and have the emcee call out different marriage lengths at increasing intervals – like one year, ten years, and 25 years. If the couple has been married for that length of time or longer, they stay on the floor; if not, they must sit down. Whichever couple is the last standing gets the bouquet and has to offer marriage advice to the newlyweds. The last couple standing will appreciate the bouquet because it will remind them 3 of their own wedding, and their advice will add meaning and sentiment to yours. Your parents have done so much for you throughout the years, and have probably stepped in a lot during this planning process to offer advice, run errands, or keep you sane. One 4 beautiful way to thank your mother and motherin-law is by having two “toss” bouquets and handing one to each of them. This requires a speech or a few words of gratitude and love since all eyes will be on you, but it’s definitely one option that will bring tears to the eyes of your guests. Finally, you can make your toss fun for all the guests attending by tossing something other than flowers. Make a “bouquet” of scratch-off tickets, dollar bills, literature pages with beautiful love quotes, or whatever other creative ideas you can think of and both the bride and the groom can toss one to the crowd. This is a great way to bring some fun and excitement to the reception before the dancing gets started, and eliminates both the bouquet toss and the garter toss. You can try these trends – or create your own – to add a unique and modern touch to your wedding reception. One day, these new trends might just replace the traditions. ♥ 1. Orchard Photography 2. Hai Bales Photography 3. Oh! Snap Photography 4. Black Dog Photo Co.

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Blending raw, organic materials with exotic elements, the idea of a tropical paradise is taking over the world of weddings, and it’s not hard to see why! Combining patterns, textures, and materials is an exciting and modern way to create a wedding reception that’s completely one-of-a-kind!

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So you've found your man, now you need your girls.. How to ask your girlfriends to stand by your side on your wedding day

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having a short quote is a sure way to bring tears to their eyes. The next step to making sure they can’t say no is filling it with lots of goodies and gifts. We love the idea of putting a ring pop in there-- after all, you got your ring, so they should get one too! You can decide to go classy and elegant with a stenciled champagne glass, a small bottle of bubbly, and an engraved wine opener, or keep it more budget friendly with pictures of the two of you and a letter. Throw in the movie Bridesmaids, a notebook, or inspirational pictures of how you want the day to look. Little note cards detailing how you expect your day to go, what your vision is for their dress, and what their role will be in your big day pair perfectly with a “tie the knot” ring. Another idea for a simple, but fun ways to ask your bridesmaids is to fill a balloon with confetti, candies, and paint swatches of your color scheme. If you’re a little less creative READ MORE ONLINE AT TODAYSBRIDE.COM

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but still want to show your bridesmaids you care, present them with rhinestoned “Bridesmaid” tank tops or bathrobes that will match yours. They also make for a great photo op as you get ready on the day of the big event. There are so many fun and unique ways to ask your girls to help you on the biggest day of your life, but embracing the newest trend of Bridesmaid Boxes is a great way to get creative and show them what their friendship means to you.♥ Photos: 1. Three & Eight Photography 2. Smitten on Paper (www. smittenonpaper.com) 3. Elisavet Photography 4. Love is All You Need Photography 5. Six Seven Fourteen 6. KT Merry Photography 7. Your Happily Ever After 8. Malick Photography 9. Windsor Printing & Graphics 10. The Bird & The Bear

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Seasonal Stems Daffodil

When selected thoughtfully, flowers further enhance even the most whimsical of weddings – and make a huge difference in the photographs you’ll keep for a lifetime. Choosing carefully means paying attention to color, size, and whether or not the flower is in season. Take a look at our favorite seasonal stems!

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Spring The season itself is fragrant, rejuvenating, and evokes the thought of blossoms popping through the last frost. Spring flowers are vibrant, dainty, and colorful as can be. They include daffodils, daisies, irises, lilacs, peonies, and tulips.

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Summer florals include a wide arrangement of in-season Peony

options. Elegant calla lilies, dahlias, delphinium, hydrangeas, Hydrangea

and lilies may be prepared with a selection of lush greenery to make elegant, full bouquets and centerpieces.

Fall

Fall flowers tend to correlate with the eternal trend of warm color schemes. Rich pinks, deep oranges, and bursts of neutrals make for eye catching combinations. Amaranthus, ranunculus, spider mums, and sunflowers beam with complementary colors.

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Combinations Whether you choose a rich, bold color scheme or a soft, subtle color scheme, metallics will compliment both beautifully. Check out our favorite combinations!

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Featuring sepia, mango, plum, and sand, this color scheme incorporates both traditional and trendy colors. Decorate your laid-back lakeside celebration with this arrangement!

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Amethyst, Emerald, Ruby, and Sapphire galore! Rich jewel tones are perfect for the couple looking for a deep and dramatic color palette that can go with any season.

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SPRING SOIREE

Vivid and elegant, you will fall in love with this spring color combination! Scarlet, salmon, midnight, and apricot are much more creative than overused pastels.

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Neutrals are always a winner. Featuring cream, nude, blush, and powder, this romantic palette never goes out of style. Sprinkle neutrals throughout a classic venue like a theatre or a grand ballroom. ♼

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