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The WeddingWire Social Atlanta was a fashion and beauty-themed treat for brides-to-be! The event was held at Neiman Marcus in the Lenox Mall, and was hosted by local bride Mone’t. Guests were welcomed with champagne, wine, and hors d’oeuvres, and enjoyed a fashion presentation featuring designer looks for pre-wedding parties—and some gorgeous lingerie, too! Afterwards, Tom Ford Beauty selected one guest to receive a total makeover and guests were able to ask the experts questions about makeup application and skin care. A lucky raffle winner received a pair of pearl earrings from Neiman Marcus, and all attendees received gift cards.

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In addition, our Real Weddings Editor is also busy featuring cute couples for our photo galleries! Each week, she’ll be sharing her favorite real weddings on Fridays at noon. Check out this roundup below:

Elegant Mississippi Grove Wedding – Mare and Jake were married at The University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. on May 2. They hopped onto a double-decker bus after the ceremony for a sightseeing tour of downtown Oxford!

Elegant Mississippi Grove Wedding - b. flint photography

Photo by b. flint photography

Massachusetts Mansion Wedding – Elizabeth and Richard were married at the Pierce House in Lincoln, Mass. on July 11. Guests stayed cool in the summer heat with vintage-style parasols, and the bride and groom received a sweet surprise from their officiant during the ceremony.

Massachusetts Mansion Wedding  - Ashley Largesse Photography

Photo by Ashley Largesse Photography

Winter White Louisiana Wedding – Kellie and John-Paul were married at St. Joseph’s Abbey in St. Benedict, La. followed by a reception at the bride’s parents’ home on December 20. Their wedding is photographic evidence that it’s okay (and beautiful!) to break away from traditional winter color schemes.

Winter White Louisiana Wedding - Arte De Vie

Photo by Arte De Vie

Relaxed Minnesota Vineyard Wedding – Sarah and Taylor were married at Sovereign Estate in Waconia, Minn. on August 3. “Do whatever you want, it’s your day!” Sarah advised for engaged couples. “Once the wedding weekend arrives, just relax and have fun.” We agree!

Relaxed Minnesota Vineyard Wedding - Erin Johnson Photography

Photo by Erin Johnson Photography

Navy and Red Summer Kansas Wedding – Erin and Adam were married at Prince of Peace Catholic Church followed by a reception at Olathe Community Center in Olathe, Kan. on July 19. We love that the bride walked down the aisle in a pair of red glitter flats. “What Kansas girl doesn’t have just a little bit of Dorothy in her after all?” Erin said.

Navy and Red Summer Kansas Wedding - Anecdotally Yours

Photo by Anectdotally Yours

Wedding Video of the Week: The Voice Proposal

Posted by Alexandra on Oct 01, 2015

Here at WeddingWire, our editors encounter our fair share of creative, insanely romantic marriage proposals. Well, we have to say this one takes the cake! After performing a rendition of “Seven Bridges Road” during a blind audition on The Voice, boyfriend-girlfriend singing duo Jubal and Amanda faced the panel of celeb judges for a critique. At the 2:20 mark, Blake Shelton innocently inquires about the duo’s relationship status—and what happens next has Gwen Stefani’s jaw dropping, Pharrell Williams jumping out of his chair, and the audience going crazy! Watch for yourself above. Congratulations and happy wedding planning to Jubal and Amanda!

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In addition, our Real Weddings Editor is also busy featuring cute couples for our photo galleries! Each week, she’ll be sharing her favorite real weddings on Fridays at noon. Check out this roundup below:

Formal Cape Cod Resort Wedding – Erin and Dante were married at Holy Trinity Church in West Harwich, Mass. followed by a reception at Wychmere Beach Club in Harwich Port, Mass. on October 25. This wedding is filled with nautical touches, including navy blue stripes, a waterfront reception venue, and one grand entrance – the newlyweds arrived to their reception by sailboat!

Formal Cape Cod Resort Wedding - Sarah Murray Photography

Photo by Sarah Murray Photography 

Rustic Chic Kentucky Farm Wedding – Molly and Mark were married at Walnut Way Farm in Shelbyville, Ky. on May 16. “My dad married us!” Molly said. “It made our ceremony so special. My favorite part was when he announced us for the first time. He did it in a sports announcer voice and the guests loved it!”

Rustic Chic Kentucky Farm Wedding - Jennifer Thornhill Photography

Photo by Jennifer Thornhill Photography

Woodsy California Grove Wedding – Kristina and Jennifer were married at the Sigmund Stern Grove in San Francisco, Calif. on October 11. Their gray and orange color scheme is a perfect fit for fall, and we love the unique dessert they served!

Woodsy California Grove Wedding - Julie Weisberg Photography

Photo by Julie Weisberg Photography 

Pink Nashville Warehouse Wedding – Stephanie and Justin were married at the Houston Station in Nashville, Tenn. on August 29. If you’re looking to make a statement at your wedding, check out this couple’s glamorous decor, which included white chandeliers, romantic string lights, glitter tablecloths, and tall centerpieces draped in strands of crystal beads.

Pink Nashville Warehouse Wedding - Smith Studios Photography

Photo by Smith Studios Photography

Bohemian Canada Backyard Wedding – Leticia and Cody were married at a private residence in Altona, Manitoba, Canada on August 8. “Our venue was Cody’s parent’s backyard,” Leticia said. “We spent a lot of time there through the years, and it had a lot of memories for us.” The couple even canoed down the river together before the wedding!

Bohemian Canada Backyard Wedding - Ryan B. Photography

Photo by Ryan B. Photography

The editors here at WeddingWire spend most of our time sharing our best wedding-related advice. Once we watched this now-viral video of little JoJo imparting her knowledge of weddings, however, we realized that our attempts have been futile. She pretty much sums up all that you need to know about wedding ceremony etiquette (particularly regarding the “no shouting while someone is walking down the aisle” rule), and we should probably just give up now because she’s got it covered. This is also another prime example of why having kids at your wedding can be pretty great. Watch this video, and you’ll see what we mean.

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