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Things to Think About Before Finding Your Dress

Starting the hunt for your perfect gown might seem intimidating at first, especially if you have no clue what style you are looking for. This is a guide for those of you who may be unfamiliar with bridal terms and gown elements. When shopping for a bridal gown, one of the first questions your consultant will ask you is what type of silhouette you are looking for. Here are a few general silhouettes to start thinking about before you start shopping. Sheath The sheath dress is the slimmest silhouette for bridal gowns. It is form fitting and does not flare out. This style is best for sleek bodies as it often looks unbalanced on curvy women. As for petite women,...

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How to Pull Off Mismatched Bridesmaid Dresses Flawlessly

It's easy to fall in love with the look of mismatched bridesmaid dresses, but pulling them off can be a whole other story. When executed correctly, mismatched dresses will make your bridesmaid stand out. When your bridesmaids enjoy what they're wearing, it'll show.  The first step to pulling off this trend is deciding which route you want to go.  Same Dress Style in Different Colors If you've found a dress that you absolutely adore and want to keep the silhouette consistent, you may opt for different colors. Take time to examine color swatches and try to keep it no more than three variations in color. Following these golden rules will ensure your photos look stunning.  Same Color in Different Style...

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Ivory over Shades of Blush

Although white and ivory wedding dresses will always be a timeless classic, a dress with a little color will be sure to stand out on your special day. We’ve listed a few of our favorite blush, champagne, gold, and nude dresses that are available at Candlelite Bridal!

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Engaged Over the Holiday's? Congratulations! Now What?

Did you get engaged this winter? Being newly engaged is amazing. Everyone is congratulating you. You get to look forward to a day devoted to you and the love of your life! Not mention getting the opportunity to show off your gorgeous new bling! Now it’s time to start planning! Where to start? At first, planning a wedding can seem very overwhelming. But, a wedding checklist can help make the process easier and less stressful. Keep in mind that a typical planning timeline is 12 months. However, don’t believe anyone who says you cannot plan a wedding in less than a year. 10-12 Months Before… Start your budget-what do you want to save on or splurge on? Start browsing bridal...

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