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March 20th, 2013

The Marry Diaries

To have and to hold: our little blue book of the stylish wedding pros.

Clink and Drink He proposed over pinot and offered a carat over cabernet, so exchange vows amongst the grapes at the spectacular Spicewood Vineyards. The romantic stretch of land has a hint of old Texas charm paired with an elegant destination wedding vibe, all just 45 minutes from Austin.

Foodies in Love Are you a palate-perfect match? Say “I do” to The Grand Ballroom at 1900 University Ave., where in-house experts will custom-tailor each detail of your day, including a hand-selected menu from the executive chef of this posh property’s four-star restaurant The Carillon.

Off-the-beaten Bridal Path Let your imagination run wild at Unbridaled, the eclectic boutique made popular for a smattering of bridal and bridesmaids dresses that cater to the unconventional. From avant garde couture gowns to dreamy vintage-inspired dresses and accessories, these racks are picture perfect for a personality plus moment.

Paper Dolls Looking for the perfect bridesmaid dresses? Want your bridesmaids to weigh in on the options in a chic virtual showroom setting? Enter Weddington Way, an online boutique that offers over 700 bridesmaid styles, groomsman attire and accessories that can be customized to achieve your wish-list. Sign up for your showroom this month and you'll get 10% off your future purchase.

Runway Wedding Day Want Austin Scarlett to design your gown? Mia Bridal Couture in Houston’s River Oaks Shopping Center has his beloved label and more, like Rivini, Amsale and Watters, racked and ready. Let the coiffed bridal boutique consultants shower you with the attention you’ve dreamed of a since you were a little girl.

You Oughta Be in Pictures Capture all the moments of your wedding with the trusted clicks of Songbird Weddings Photography. From the tender moments of your first dance to the momentous send-off, Songbird Weddings will deliver stunning photographs that reflect the beauty and excitement of your wedding day.

Blushing Brides Put your best face forward on your most photographed day ever with the magic wand and brushes of Katherine Crenshaw. With her bevy of products and professional touch your flawless face will be camera ready from “I do” to dance floor to departure.

Sweet Endings What’s yummier than a thank you note? Fresh-baked cookies from the sweeties at Tiff’s Treats. New from the oven come mini boxes that feature 2 - 4 cookies arranged in pretty boxes outfitted in your signature wedding colors - the most delish send off for your guests.

For more on each of these wedding vendors, view our photo gallery.

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