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This Traditional Japanese Bridal Kimono Editorial Is Breathtaking

Peony Park Photography started a project to photograph styled shoots that highlight traditional wedding attires for various Asian cultures and the results will leave you spellbound. With the expert planning of Milk Events, a beautiful homage to tradition also offers up the prettiest in modern bridal inspiration. Floral design by Hanadai Florist in shades of white, light peach, and green add to the elegance of the day. Enjoy all of the cultural beauty in the full gallery.Continue reading on St...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, The Blog, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Peony Park Photography, Hanadai Florist

The best breathable, sun-protective women's running gear for summer

Quality, sweat-wicking gear is crucial for keeping you dry, comfortable, and safe on summer runs. Here are our favorite running shirts, shorts, socks, hydration belts, running sunglasses, and more. See more stories on Insider's business page. Running is one of the cheapest, most accessible ways to boost your cardio fitness, improve your overall health, and enjoy the mental benefits of exercise. And while all you truly need is a quality pair of running shoes, having comfortable, functional g...
Tags: Reviews, Outdoors, Fitness, Women, Summer, Trends, Nike, Features, Running, Smith, Don, Brooks, Northeastern United States, Sun Protection, Rockay, Kylie Joyner

High Fashion Opulence At The Crosby Club

Held at a hidden gem nestled on a private retreat in Rancho Santa Fe, CA, this wedding inspiration is sure to dazzle. Filled with rich colors, bold textures, and high fashion- we can't get enough of these nuptials expertly planned by Everly by MGE. The day is elegantly captured in a storytelling style by Purity Weddings that has us falling in love with every image. Don't miss the exceptional floral arrangements by Julep Bloom Design in the prettiest shades of white, blush, and deep purple. V...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, The Blog, Don, Everly, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Crosby Club, Rancho Santa Fe CA

Scenic Napa Nuptials With Pretty Pops Of Yellow And Blue

There's nothing quite like Napa. Eye-catching colors, tantalizing textures, and the beauty of the great outdoors come together for this couple's unforgettable California wedding expertly planned by Elise with Shannon Leahy Events. The elegant floral arrangements by Revel Floral create a romantic look we just can't get enough of. The beauty, happiness, and love of the day shine in the imagery by Sposto Photography. Make sure to see the whole day unfold in the full gallery.Continue reading o...
Tags: California, Summer, Wedding, Elise, Romantic, The Blog, Rustic, Real Weddings, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Shannon Leahy

A Classic French-Baroque Inspired Affair in the Heart of Texas

Get your Pinterest finger ready, this Texas wedding is filled with French-Baroque touches that will make your heart skip a beat. The bride and groom worked with Maren Bellington to create a day that's equal parts classic and elegant. Fabulous flowers in white designed by Blushington Blooms add to the opulence. You'll fall in love with every inspired image by Mackenzie Reiter Photography. Visit the full gallery for even more lovely.Continue reading on Style Me Pretty
Tags: Texas, Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Blushington Blooms, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Maren Bellington, Mackenzie Reiter

Summer Essentials: 15 Items You Absolutely Need for Summer 2021

Look super trendy this summer with these items.
Tags: Jewelry, Makeup, Shopping, College, Summer, Sunglasses, Handbags, Sandals, Summer Fashion, Scarves, Maxi Skirts, Mascara, Hair Accessories

This Garden Chic Wedding Was Held At A Mountain Base

Jessica and Eddie welcomed guests to the bride's family home at the base of Mount Si for a weekend that no one will soon forget. The couple had a chic and minimal vibe at the core of their wedding aesthetic and worked with Event Planning and Wedding Design Company Elle and James Co. to bring her vision to life. The mother of the Bride, an avid gardener, manicured the property specifically for this event and began growing the flowers in the field months in advance to coordinate with the look of t...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Eddie, Romantic, The Blog, Rustic, Don, Jessica, Mount Si, Real Weddings, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Event Planning and Wedding Design Company Elle, James Co, Gather Design Company Every

8 Trendy Outfit Ideas for Summer 2021

Trendy looks for all summer long!
Tags: College, Summer, Summer Outfits, Fashion Tips, Outfit Ideas

The Best Swimwear Trends for Summer 2021

Hot girl summer is almost here!
Tags: College, Summer, Trends, Beachwear, Summer Fashion, Swimwear

The CEO of Hinge predicts a boom in people looking for long-term relationships this summer

Hinge CEO Justin McLeod. Hinge Dating app Hinge had a surprisingly successful 2020. CEO Justin McLeod told Insider he expects to see more users looking for long-term relationships. He also thinks quick, preliminary video dates will become a permanent part of dating, post-pandemic. See more stories on Insider's business page. Although the pandemic has put a dent in people's dating lives, it's also given a springboard to dating apps.Hinge has been a popular alternative to the lik...
Tags: Facebook, Summer, Trends, Dating Apps, Bumble, Hinge, Justin McLeod, App Annie, McLeod, Pandemic, Sensor Tower, Tech Insider, Isobel Asher Hamilton, Weekend BI UK, Hinge Dating app Hinge, Lexi Sydow

Step Inside A Pastel Colored Fairytale In Lisbon

This wedding inspiration shoot in Portugal is proof the dreams do come true. With a color palette of soft pink, blue, yellow, and violet Dream Weddings Europe is fulfilling all our princess bride fantasies. The day starts with the most magical ceremony arch that seeing is believing and ends with bright bloom-covered tables by Decorelle. Diane Sotero Photography exquisitely captured every picture-perfect detail. Prepare to fall head over heels in love with every image in the full gallery.Cont...
Tags: Europe, Summer, Wedding, Portugal, Photo shoot, Lisbon, The Blog, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Decorelle Diane Sotero Photography

The 27 best beach reads to dive into this summer

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Beach reads are highly entertaining books that you can't put down. No matter the genre, these beach reads are an immersive escape, whether you're on vacation or not. Below are our 27 best beach read recs, including YA, romance, thriller, and non-fiction books. Beach reads used to be known as mindless, mass-market paperbacks with shirtless men on the cover that we&#...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Books, Hollywood, London, Education, Australia, Life, White House, Summer, America, Trends, Features, Reading, Britain, Italy

This Napa Valley Garden Elopement Is Everything We Love About Weddings

Get ready for a garden elopement that will take your breath away. Jess and Beau originally planned a large wedding, but Covid-19 led them to change their plans. In the time of two months, with the help of Madix And Co they transformed their 150 person wedding plans into those of an intimate affair for 10. Amanda Vidmar Design created a stunning bouquet of roses, dahlias, bleached bougainvillea, bleached peacock feathers, and dried grasses. You can feel the love in the beautiful imagery by Ja...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Contemporary, Romantic, The Blog, Beau, Jess, Real Weddings, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Amanda Vidmar, Napa Valley Garden, Janine Licare, COVID

Energy-sector ETFs the only group to see $1 billion in weekly inflows as Suez Canal blockage and coming summer demand create favorable backdrop for oil

Workers extracting oil from oil wells in the Permian Basin in Midland, Texas. Benjamin Lowy/Getty Images Energy-sector ETFs took in more than $1 billion in inflows this week, the only funds from a major sector to do so. Energy inflows accompanied some recovery in oil prices after they dropped into correction territory. Oil prices could stick to higher ground if a cargo ship stuck in the Suez Canal remains lodged there for weeks. See more stories on Insider's business page. Energy se...
Tags: Energy, Europe, Oil, US, Summer, Trends, Markets, Joe Biden, Brent, West Texas Intermediate, Wti, Informa, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Cargo, Demand, Suez Canal

A Whimsical Secret Garden Meets Monet’s Water Lilies Wedding

When two worlds collide the results are captivating. A powerhouse team of wedding experts came together with an original concept to create an ethereal, secret garden-inspired editorial. When they arrived on the grounds of their venue The Clifton they couldn't help but remark on the resemblance to the painting Bridge over a Pond of Water Lilies by Claude Monet. The inspiration then shifted to an event experience combining the two concepts together, which Karen Duckett Events pulled together ...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, Monet, The Blog, Clifton, Claude Monet, Deanna, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Pond of Water Lilies, Karen Duckett, Grant Harrison, Harrison Films, Hana Gonzalez, Hana Head

Get Lost In Old World Elegance At This European Garden Inspired Micro Wedding

Ready for something utterly romantic? This micro wedding inspired by the English countryside is checking all the boxes. Soft whites and pale pinks serve as the foundation of the day to create an overall feeling that's tranquil, charming, and something special to behold. Beckon Events thought of every last detail, from drink service at the door welcoming guests outside through the wrought iron gates to the hidden dinner celebration tucked amongst the garden. Bella Blooms brought romance to life w...
Tags: Fall, Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Real Weddings, Whimsical, Bella Blooms, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Lauren Berry Photography Get

A Sweet Summer Wedding Filled With Cornflower Blue Details

Are to trying to figure out your something blue? Just take one look at this summer wedding and you'll feel inspired. Filled with cornflower blue accents, this special day proves that love is really in the details. Grandeur House offered up the perfect mix of luxury and romance for a special day that we can't get enough of. Every well thought out moment was lovingly documented by Erin Wilson Photography And Films. Visit the full gallery for a closer look at all the special touches.Continue re...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Erin Wilson, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Grandeur House

An Intimate Vineyard Wedding Full Of Love

Filled with stunning alfresco moments; this vineyard wedding is one for the books. The high school sweethearts got engaged a few days before the emerging global pandemic caused a lockdown, and in that moment of uncertainty, the idea for their micro-wedding was born. They turned to expert planner Karina Lemke to make their intimate wedding dreams a reality. The result was a relaxed yet elegant day amongst the vines, filled with the most stunning floral installations by Sue Gallo Designs. Cori...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Karina Lemke, Sue Gallo Designs Corina V Photography

Overflowing Blooms At Every Turn Make This California Wedding A Must See

Love is worth celebrating. When the global pandemic changed this couple's plans from a Lake Como wedding to an intimate affair in San Diego, the bride and groom decided to bring the Mediterranean to California. With the help of Crown Weddings, eye-catching vignettes with pops of pink enchant guests from the ceremony through dinner. Overflowing with florals, by Jennifer Cole Florals, an abundance of blooms delighted the eyes and senses. Photographer extraordinaire Garrett Richardson beautiful...
Tags: California, Summer, Wedding, San Diego, Mediterranean, Romantic, The Blog, La Jolla Cove, Real Weddings, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Jennifer Cole Florals, Garrett Richardson

A Fantastical Floral Staircase Is Just The Start Of This Fairytale Day

Prepare to be in awe. A grand staircase dripping with blooms created by Twisted Willow Flowers is just the start of the wow-factor at this inspired shoot. Blending European old-world details and modern-refined elements, Arielle Fera Events created a day that delights. Filled with more Pinterest-worthy details than we can count, Lauren Fair Photography captures the romance of the day beautifully in her imagery. Check out the full gallery to get lost in the enchantment.Continue reading on Sty...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, The Blog, Wedding Style, Lauren Fair Photography, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Arielle Fera Events

This North Carolina Wedding Gives New Meaning To Pretty In Pink

Calling all pink lovers, you are in for a treat! Rebecca Rose Events took this bride's favorite color and created the most exquisite day around it. From lush blooms to floral textured table linens, everything at this al fresco affair is coming up pretty. The open-air reception stuns with some of the most romantic tables we've ever seen. Heather Beerman captured all the lovely details in her beautiful imagery. Check out the full gallery for a closer look at all the fun!Continue reading on Sty...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, North Carolina, Romantic, The Blog, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Rebecca Rose Events, Heather Beerman

An Intimate Garden Wedding Full Of Modern Whimsy

Gardens have long served as a source of inspiration for romance, and this wedding amongst the greenery does not disappoint. Filled with modern whimsy, the bride and groom worked with Milk Events and Weddings By Darlene to design and execute a day that included special details at every turn. Our favorite? The couple's flower girl, their dog Unagi! Blooms By Morgan turned up the romance by filling the day with beautiful florals in soft hues. You can feel the love in the beautiful images by Ethe...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Morgan, Darlene, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend

We asked a dermatologist what to look for in a mineral sunscreen - here are 7 recommendations at every budget

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Sunscreen should be a part of your daily skin-care routine year-round. Mineral sunscreens are generally regarded as an effective alternative to chemical ones.We spoke with celebrity dermatologist Dr. Dendy Engelman about the need-to-knows for mineral sunscreen.Every time we step outside, our skin is exposed to harmful UVA and UVB rays. Even 10 minutes of sun exposure ...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Summer, Trends, Features, Beauty, Uva, Skin Care, Sunscreen, American Academy of Dermatology, La Roche Posay, Neutrogena, Dendy, Dendy Engelman, Engelman, Engleman

This Wedding In The Timbering Redwoods Will Take Your Breath Away

Are you dreaming of a wedding in the woods? This ceremony amongst the timbering redwoods is sure to take your breath away. Simone Lennon Events designed and produced a wildly romantic and glamorous day in the great outdoors. After the couple exchanged vows, guests strolled down a pathway flanked by lavender bushes to the iconic barn at Santa Lucia Preserve. Inside the space, Charlotte & Daughters created a floral explosion with blooms dripping from three staggering chandeliers overhead. Adri...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Charlotte, Santa Lucia, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Simone Lennon, Adriana Klas

Monet Inspired Elopement at Sunstone Villa

You won't believe all the beauty that one gorgeous dress can inspire. A floral Monique Lhuillier gown served as the starting point for this Sunstone Villa elopement, filled with delicate hues and darling details from Embark Event Design. Continuing the printed floral theme, Lumaca Paper designed a custom and sustainably sourced invitation suite that perfectly complimented the locally sourced welcome baskets that greeted guests upon arrival. Whimsical greens and garden roses, designed by Noona...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Monique Lhuillier, Romantic, The Blog, Noonan, Real Weddings, Whimsical, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Sunstone Villa, Ashley Ludaescher, Monet Inspired Elopement

A Blush and Blue Swoonfest at Agritopia Farms in Gilbert Arizona

What's blush and blue and filled to the brim with beautiful details galore? Say hello to this exquisite Arizona shoot that took place in Gilbert Arizona at Agritopia Farms. Looking for inspiration perfect for spring? Lucky for us Nathanael Tenney Photography was behind the lens on this day. Dash Event Company teamed up with Arizona Styled Shoots to create a little wedding magic on this day. And the result? Pure prettiness. Just one glance and there's no denying  that Cloud 9 Blooms went over the...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Arizona, Spring, Pink, Blue, NICK, Blush, Az, Gilbert Arizona, Winslow, Dusty Blue, Styled Shoot, Ashley Grant, Bella Lily Bridal, Spring Styled Shoot


Perfume PosseEstate’ Estate’.  And when you sleep beneath a snowy cover I’ll keep you in my heart, just like a lover And wait until you come again to me, Estate’ Summer.  I don’t think about it in Summer.  Maybe I just live… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseEstate’
Tags: Winter, Summer, Beauty, Estate, Mel Torme, Shirley Horn, Cartier, Perfume Reviews, Lilies, Carnal Flower, Jobim, Arpege, Musette's Musings, Lubin Gin Fizz, Amouage Gold, Amouage Tribute

A Fairy Tale Wedding at Swan House Complete With a 50-Foot Chiffon Draped Cabana

Just one look at this Atlanta wedding and you'll know dreams really do come true. For Danielle & Yannic's special day Wright & Co Events created a fairytale experience, from the ethereal flowers to the bridal party table set inside a 50-foot chiffon draped cabana. The romance in Tanya Menoni's imagery will have you falling in love with love. For a closer look at all the magic of the day visit the full gallery.Continue reading on Style Me Pretty
Tags: Summer, Atlanta, Wedding, Romantic, The Blog, Real Weddings, Traditional Elegance, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Tanya Menoni, Danielle Yannic, Wright Co Events

Grand Luxury In The Great Outdoors

Romantic, elegant, and filled with natural beauty- it doesn't get better than this vineyard styled shoot at Kurtz Orchards Gracewood Estate. The afternoon amongst the vineyards was delightfully dreamed-up by none other than Vivian Lyttle Events. At the intimate ceremony, flowers in blush and cream seemingly grow amongst the aisle and chairs- ending in an awe-inspiring arch created by Forever Wildfield. The imagery of the day by Katie Nicolle Photography is certain to take your breath away. T...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, The Blog, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Kurtz Orchards Gracewood Estate, Vivian Lyttle, Katie Nicolle Photography

Answered: Experts give their top tips for finding your dream dress

Finding your dream wedding dress is no easy feat! Mermaid or ball gown? Sweetheart neckline or scoop neck? With almost endless options, it's hard to know where to start. Diane Sotero Photography teamed up with a bevy of experts to help you find your perfect fit, with a lot of beautiful inspiration along the way. Styled and produced by Sofia Nascimento Studios, style lovers everywhere are in for a treat. Popular consensus? It's less about the dress you choose and more about how the dress make...
Tags: Summer, Wedding, Photo shoot, The Blog, Wedding Style, Seasonal Wedding Trend, Diane Sotero Photography, Sofia Nascimento Studios