A Refined Lake Como Wedding At Villa Pizzo With A Floating Garden ⋆ Ruffled

It doesn’t get much more romantic than Lake Como. I mean… there’s a reason why everyone from James Bond to Anakin Skywalker to George Clooney have found themselves here. It’s…

A Waterfront Celebration Planned In 45 Days

Can you create wedding magic in 45 days? If you’re Rebecca Rose Events and a talented team of vendors the answer is an astounding- yes! After the pandemic changed Danielle…

Crowning the Winners of the Style Me Pretty 2021 Best Of Awards!

Ladies and gents – drumroll pleaseee. The day has finally come to crown our winners for the first annual Style Me Pretty Best Of Awards! If you’re already dying to know who…

Get Inspired By The Sentimental Details of This Couple’s Vintage Yet Modern Nuptials!

We love a vintage touch – especially when mixed with subtle contemporary elements and meaningful DIY details! The couple contrasted the modern feel of their venue, Slate, with Charleston-inspired charm…

Creative Ways To Use Dried Grasses In Your Wedding Decor That ISN’T Pampas Grass ⋆ Ruffled

Fill my heart with song and let me sing forevermore. You are all I long for, all I worship and adore… Us speaking to these fabulous ideas for using dried…

30 Yellow Wedding Dresses That Will Brighten Your Day ⋆ Ruffled

Time and time again, we are mesmerized by colorful wedding dresses. While finding the perfect wedding dress is often a top priority in the planning process, few brides realize the…

Love Letter: An Emotionally Absent Mother of the Bride

There’s something about weddings that tends to stir up unresolved family issues. Katy Gathright, the writer of this week’s Modern Love essay, had hoped that wedding planning would be a…

After a Marathon First Date, a Warp-Speed Romance

“As corny as it sounds, when I was talking to Jason I felt like I had known him my entire life,” she said. He felt it, too. “At one point…

‘Traditionally Jewish, But Also Extremely Queer’

Frankie Sandmel met Elaina Marshalek in January 2017 while the two were at a retreat for Jewish activists in Berkeley, Calif. After pairing up for a get-to-know-you exercise, Ms. Marshalek,…

United by Sorrow, They Forged a Joyful Future

Around that time, Mr. Winick had begun to write a blog called “30 Days of Mindfulness.” After drafting entries, he would send them to Ms. Vance for editing before he…