TOP 12 INVITATION TRENDS

Invitations are one of the most important aspects of event planning as they set the first impression and tone for your entire event. Accordingly, depending on the season and theme of your event, you want to stay up to date with the latest trends. We spoke with Deanna from Cordially who gave us a scoop into the current wedding invitation trends and provided insight for each trend. Here are the current top 12 trends: 

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ENGAGEMENT PHOTOSHOOT: MITCHELL AND MARINE

As you may recall, Marine and Mitchell recently got engaged with a surprise romantic proposal on April 24 in front of the Armenian genocide monument in Fresno. Following the proposal, the couple visited Armenia to have their engagement blessed and to do their engagement photoshoot! We're very excited to share the magical photos from their engagement by Lumen Wedding as well as our interview with Marine about all the details of their photoshoot:

Marine and Mitch's Engagement Photoshoot

Q. Why did you choose to have your photoshoot in Armenia?

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JB CLOTHIERS: CUSTOM SUIT FITTING PROCESS

Every man needs a well-tailored suit in his closet. But on his wedding day, he needs more than just that. As important as the wedding dress is to the bride, the suit is to the groom. With that in mind, nowadays, many men are opting for custom suits on their special day. Custom suits allow the groom to design and personalize his suit, look sharp, and of course wear it again!

jb Clothiers Suit Fitting Process

To learn more about custom suits and the fitting process, we reached out to Jerry Bakhchyan, Designer & Founder of JB Clothiers. Jerry's a veteran in this industry with over 20 years of experience, and nearly 80 5-star reviews on Yelp, so we knew we were in good hands. Located in downtown Los Angeles, JB Clothiers provides bespoke suits, tuxedos, dress shirts, sports coats and more that are specifically tailored to your image and lifestyle. Bespoke suits are created from scratch to the customer’s exact measurements with total choice of design, fabric, and detailing. We had the pleasure of meeting with Jerry and learning all the details of a custom suit fitting experience.

To begin, Jerry shared the 3 most important factors in men’s suits:

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TOP 20 SPRING 2018 BRIDAL FASHION TRENDS

Spring 2018 bridal fashions are here and they are full of surprises! As we scouted the runway reports by Vogue, we were startled by all the stunning dresses and unexpected details. This season truly presented something new and offered a variety for every bride. Throughout their collections, designers introduced bridal looks in new and unconventional ways. While keeping classic silhouettes, they incorporated surprising details, setting the latest trends. Here are our top 20 Spring 2018 bridal trends: 

Spring 2018 Bridal Fashions

1. Capes & Capelets

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ALIK AND LILIT'S WEDDING UNFILTERED

It's Official! Newlyweds Alik and Lilit tied the knot on June 10, 2017 at the Renaissance Banquet Hall! We shared the couple's fairytale engagement on our blog last year and now we are thrilled to feature their wedding day. As we await all the details and professional photos and videos, we have a sneak peak of their special day! 

Lilit and Alik's Wedding

From the traditional Armenian morning celebration to all the fun at reception, here are some of the candid and unfiltered shots that Lilit and Alik, their friends and family, and vendors shared: 

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ICELAND PHOTOSHOOT: BEHIND THE SCENES

Bound by the infinite beauty of nature, MTH Photographers takes us on an adventure to Iceland for Varti & Mikhail's pre-wedding photoshoot! We had the pleasure of speaking with photographer, Mher Hagopian, who shared his experience with destination photoshoots, a behind the scenes video, and all the details about the endless planning of this breathtaking Iceland photoshoot. Here is what he had to say: 

Iceland Photoshoot

Q: First, why did you start doing destination photoshoots?

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LEARN HOW TO RENT THE RUNWAY!

As a host or the guest, you're always searching for a new outfit to attend different events... and we all know, you can't repeat the same look twice once you've posted on your page! So imagine a closet filled with over 200,000 pieces of designer clothing and accessories...from Badgley Mischka, Hervé Léger, Jenny Packham, Monique Lhuillier, to Vera Wang... all yours to wear! Rent the Runway is an online service that provides designer dress and accessory rentals. With Rent the Runway you can rent high-end dresses, jewelry, and accessories for special occasions including bridal showers, engagements, weddings, black-tie-events and more at affordable prices! 

Rent the Runway Dresses

Here's how it works: 

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A PROPOSAL STORY: MITCHELL AND MARINE

Connected at their roots and destined by fate, Marine and Mitchell's story is an Armenian fairytale indeed! On April 24, 2017, Mitchel proposed to Marine at the Armenian Genocide Monument in Fresno, California. We spoke to Marine and she shared all the details about their love story and the significance of their proposal. Here is our interview with Marine:

Marine and Mitchell

All About Marine & Mitchell

Q: Tell us about you as a couple and how you met:

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