Topic: wedding gowns

White Gowns Apparently Just For Basic B*tches Now: 13 Nontraditional Wedding Dresses From The Spring 2014 Bridal Shows

White Gowns Apparently Just For Basic B*tches Now: 13 Nontraditional Wedding Dresses From The Spring 2014 Bridal Shows

The Spring 2014 bridal collections have shown and the big surprise is… more nontraditional wedding dresses. We see this pretty regularly (dove gray, pale pink, mint green and the like), but it’s still always a surprise how polarizing it is. We’re of the opinion that no woman should feel required to wear a long white dress (or, uh, get married, for that matter) but the sight of a nonwhite gown sends others into irrational frenzy.

So, for those of you interested in/horrified by nonwhite gowns or other variously nontraditional wedding dresses, here are the latest from the Spring runways, featuring Vera Wang, Marchesa, Monique Lhuillier and more. More »

Gallery: Let’s Imagine How These Nice Looking Newlywed Couples Met

Gallery: Let's Imagine How These Nice Looking Newlywed Couples Met

Refinery 29 has a massive photo gallery up today of stylish couples they found getting married at City Hall. There’s a little bit of info about each couple included in the captions, but I think it’s more fun to try to imagine how each pair of folks met before reading them. Post your own theories in the comments if you like, then click over to Refinery 29 to see if either of us is right (as well as the rest of the photos). More »

Gallery: Bebe’s Bridal Line Not As Bad As We Thought It Would Be, Still Pretty Bad

Gallery: Bebe's Bridal Line Not As Bad As We Thought It Would Be, Still Pretty Bad

Although they’re primarily known for tight, short, sparkly things you wear to clurrrbs with one-word names like Karma and Blackout, mall store Bebe is trying to class their image up a bit with a new line of bridal wear designed by Project Runway runner-up Rami Kashou. And what classy wedding would be complete without rhinestone-adorned hoodies and sweatpants? Click through to see all of Bebe’s lovely wedding gowns, plus a few bridesmaids’ dresses and accessories, too. More »

Party Favors: My Boyfriend Doesn’t Think I’m Hot

Party Favors: My Boyfriend Doesn't Think I'm Hot

Think your boyfriend is an asshole? -YourTango

How to reveal a pregnancy over Facebook chat. -The Hairpin

Kim Kardashian and 6 other celebrity wedding day cash cows. -DoubleX

What does one do with an expensive dress one never wears again? -Divine Caroline

Valuable beauty advice from moms. -Refinery29

Obama hopes Sarkozy’s daughter gets Carla Bruni’s looks. -Styleite

The style evolution of Anna Wintour. -StyleList

Milla, Ashton, Heidi: the best model hyphenates. -College Candy

6 pairs of statement socks. -Betty Confidential

5 fashion houses you’ll never see collaborate with H&M. -The High Low

More details and video of that H&M Dragon Tattoo collection. -The Budget Babe

The lowly pigtail gets a modern makeover. -Birchbox

The top 10 free fashion-centric iPhone apps. -The High Low