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A Flirty Wedding Gown for the Adventurous Bride

Paulette Khoury, co-owner of Archive Bridal, names the gown and a few accessories that totally encompass her boutique’s individuality. The Archive bride adores a Crystal Noelle gown, especially one with Olvis lace, an amazing stretch lace for the bride who doesn’t sacrifice comfort …

Trunk Shows: 7 Designers Coming to San Diego in March

With spring almost in full swing—and summer and fall weddings soon to ensue—bridal boutiques are stocking up on styles budding with delicate details, swoon-worthy necklines, and, oh yes, accents never-before-seen. Mark your calendars: Archive Bridal, The Bustle, The Dress Theory, and The …

Coming into Bloom: Our February/March Cover is Here!

Someone pinch us, please. We’ve fully fallen head over heels—er, head over and under florals—for our February/March cover photo, on newsstands now! It’s pulled right from the pages of our “Her Moment” wedding gown shoot, photographed by the talented Carrie McGuire Photography …

5 Wedding Trends to Watch and Drop in 2018

Flower crowns have wilted away. Pastels are no more. Two piece gowns are goners. But fear not, as “out with the old” is always followed by “in with the new.” Metallic and darker hues are having a moment. Flowers are being given …
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Destination Wedding: Stephanie & Matt

Redondo Beach residents Matt Nuttall, 30, and Stephanie Fogarty, 33, met over Memorial Day weekend 2013, got engaged over the same long weekend two years later (at a winery in Santa Ynez), and got married on the holiday this year. They celebrated …