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Darcie and Tony's beautiful wedding took place on November 23, 2013 at
the Perry House overlooking Monterey Bay. The weather was perfect
making it a beautiful setting for their wedding. It was my pleasure to
attend and share their special moment with them.
The Bride was beaming the "glow" of happiness and there was excitement in the air on November 23, 2013.
I met with Darcie at my bridal boutique, Collezione Fortuna Fashion
Boutique and Bridals several months before her wedding date. With a special dress in mind in the color "blush", which is a soft rose/beige
color, I found the dress for her. On the day of her
appointment, a comparable dress by another Bridal Couture company
arrived in the color ivory. Darcie tried it on and it looked absolutely gorgeous,
however, since she had the blush colored dress on her mind, I
encouraged her to try the dress on just to be sure, before any decisions where to be made on her selection and in no doubt, she
said "yes" to the blush colored silky organza over satin bridal gown with a sweetheart
neckline inspired by a well known designer made by "Allure Couture". She did not want to take the dress off at her appointment and was forever thankful I encouraged her to try the dress on again!
Darcie came dancing out of the
dressing room saying "yes" to the dress ! The dress indeed complimented
her figure, and made her feel like a "beautiful Princess!"
The Bride was escorted by her Father, John down the stairs of the Victorian backdrop of the Perry House. The exchange of
the wedding vows, were personally written by the Bride and Groom stirred emotion in everyone. There were tears of joy in everyone's
eyes which words could not express. The exchange of wedding vows was
performed by Darcie's best friend, Katie Raquel did a wonderful presentation.
The Bridesmaids wore elegant black cocktail dresses, which look beautiful against Darcie's blush colored wedding dress. The flower girls dresses were white accented with a blush pink belt. The flowers were in a blush pink, ivory, peach tone which were done by Melody at "Fleurish Floral Designs", and brought the color palette together of Darcie's wedding theme colors beautifully! Peri Basseri of "Big Time Video" did an amazing job of the videos of the wedding. The Professional Photography was done by "Love Life Studios." Richard, the Event Coordinator at the Perry House made certain the day of the event went smoothly! Freedom Bakery baked the most delicious wedding cake. One piece was not enough. The food the wine, the candy table, everything was excellent!
After dinner, everyone put on their dancing shoes, and took pictures in the Photobooth.
It was the most beautiful wedding I attended.
Everyone had a wonderful time and it was a wonderful day to remember by everyone!
Congratulations to Darcie and Tony! Wishing you both tons of love, luck, and happiness in the years to come!
OK girls..the "2014" Engagement season is already here and shopping for wedding dresses has started earlier than usual. We LOVE working with our BRIDES and we have a lot of fun and share tears of joy, but there are guidelines to remember when you are ready to book your Bridal Appointment..
1. Always make always an appointment. Contact the store in advance to inquire . They always do their best to accomodate.
2. Keep the appointment and call the Bridal Salon 24 hour in advance if there is any need to reschedule or cancel.
3. Regarding “no Show's” at your appointment..life gets in the way, however it's only common courtesy to call the Salon and tell them you can't make your appointment so they can schedule another Bride in your time that was reserved for you.
4. Be considerate of your Consultant's time..they may have only 1-1/2 hours reserved t work with you and it may be necessary to reschedule another appointment to move forward with your needs.
5. Please be honest with your Consultant. If you have another dress you love in mind at another salon, say so. We always appreciate honesty and are always available to help. Be upfront with the budget for your wedding dress and the accessories. Alterations will always be an extra cost.
6. Most Salons will not allow you to hand pick the dresses you wish to try on and set them aside and return another day. You will always be welcome to look, however, to try the dresses on an appointment will always be necessary.
7. Always expect the "unexpected". Most Brides find their dress when they are not ready to buy. When shopping/looking for your dress, it's suggested you bring funds with you to cover at least your deposit to order the dress.
8. Please respect the "no photos" policy. If the Bridal Salon has one, that's exactly what they mean, "No Photos". Each store is different, ask what their policy is.
9. Bring friends that will give you positive feedback at the appointment. Most brides bring their Mothers t.o share the experience which is emotional and exciting.
.10. If you really love the dress you are trying on and you want to say "Yes" to it...do it. If you really love it, you are the one that is going to wear it..that is what counts and matters.
When following these guidelines I guarantee you will have the best "VIP" Bridal Gown shopping experience!
By Cathy Montante, Collezione Fortuna Fashion Boutique and Bridals,(c) 2013 All Rights Reserved,
Trunk Shows and Sample Sales-there is a difference
As the new 2014 Spring Bridal Season is approaching, many new engaged Brides over the Holiday Season will be looking for the perfect wedding dress at Trunk Shows and Sample Sales.
There is a big difference between the two of them and I would like to address them.
Trunk Shows are held at the Bridal Salon over 2-3 day period, usually over a weekend. They are usually Promoted by Invitation only to the Brides by the Bridal Salon and will feature a specific Bridal Gown Line. The Designer may or may not be present, however, the Consulting staff should be educated on the new styles and time frame availability of your order and of course the cost of the wedding dress and any accessories.
Sizes and styles available to try on may vary during this event, and usually the most popular styles in demand may be featured. The Bridal Salon may or may not offer a "Special Discount" during the Trunk Show Event .
You will be able place your order before the actual collection reaches the store for the general public.
Be prepared to pay a deposit at the time of your order is placed. You will received a NEW GOWN that has never been tried on that is ordered from the featured collection. The store usually does not honor the incentives once the "Trunk Show" is over..so don't expect to receive one later.
"Sample Sales" are what they really are....a SALE on "Sample Dresses".
Sample dresses are made to give you an idea what the actual wedding dress is in it's finished production. These sales are usually held at "Warehouses" and are deeply discounted.
The dresses have been tried on many times by the General Public. Expect them to be soiled, with broken zippers, loose beaded, torn fabrics, missing buttons, ect. The wedding dresses are by well known designers, however, the cost may be under $500 or less, but the gown is damaged and not in the same condition you will find at Bridal Salons. One cannot expect a wedding dress in perfect new condition to be sold in this dollar amount.
These are the extra costs to bear in mind when you purchase a dress at a Sample Sale which may have to be done before you will want to wear it on your Wedding Day...so think about this carefully:
Cleaning....Approximately $200-$500.00 depending on the dress
Repairs- Aproximately $100.00-$1500.00
When you add all the extra costs above to restore the dress, it makes more sense to spend $2500.00 on a Brand NEW dress ordered to fit you with just some minor alterations, which are not uncommon, and are always extra in cost.
(c) Nov, 2013, Collezione Fortuna Fashion Boutique and Bridals,
All Rights Reserved