Wedding Blogs Brown Brides Should Know


Wedding blogs have become the go to resource for brides everywhere.  Offering up daily inspiration and providing real advice from wedding experts, reading wedding blogs as a bride to be can be like having your very own wedding planner online. With that said, the diversity in wedding blogging can be a bit frustrating, cookie cutter pastel weddings have long left the color palettes of brides and even searching for a blog where brides even look … CONTINUE READING

Beautiful Ballroom Wedding by NeriPhoto

City Flats Hotel, Grand Rapids wedding

Happy Wedding Wednesday!! Today's real wedding feature takes 'love in the club' to the next level, lol. Shantonya & Marcus met at a night club about 8 years ago and found out they went to the same college..and the rest as they say is history! Held at the ballroom of the City Flats Hotel, their wedding was filled with many laughs, dancing and great company among family and friends. From the Photographer: "Shantonya and Marcus love story … CONTINUE READING

{Travel Tuesday} 10 Stunning Swimsuits for Your Honeymoon


So you're married now! And it's time for the best part of the wedding...your honeymoon! And what way to get ready than to shop for your beachwear. Event if you're not going to be on the beach most hotels/resorts have a pool area. Below you will find 10 stunning swimsuits to lounge in. From bikini's to halter tops to full coverage we've got you covered. Most of these bathing suits come in an array of color. Simply click on the description for … CONTINUE READING

Live, Love, Run an Engagement Shoot by Civic Photos


The couple that runs together stays together right? Well for this couple it's holds true. Sumbo loves to run and Harolyyn is his biggest fan and supporter. It made sense for a portion of their shoot to be at Rice University where he currently practices. Many thanks to Civic Photo's for sending over this shoot..take a look below and be inspired! From the Photographer: "Sumbo’s #1 passion is running, and sand box jumping. Harolynn supports this and … CONTINUE READING

A Classic Wedding with African Flair by Foster Ambitions Photography

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If you're a regular here at Chic Brown Bride then you'll remember Charney & Rasheem's engagement session from a few months ago and these two were definitely looking like a million bucks. I couldn't wait to see the wedding as I knew Charney was hoping to incorporate some traditional African flair to her elegant and classic wedding. She hit the nail on the head and once again the work of Derrell from Foster Ambitions Photography was … CONTINUE READING

Tuesday Shoesday Volume 98


We're back with another Shoegame pick! Totally crushing on these pink multi-strap heels from Sophia Webster! Check out the crystal beading along the heel! Would you rock these? For more shoegame picks click here. Xoxo, Danielle … CONTINUE READING

Fun Engagement Session in Atlanta, GA by The Allens Photography


Happy Monday! Hope you all had a great weekend. Today, we have a fun filled e-session from The Allens Photography. After playing hoops on the court Kedisha & Ben took it Altantic Station for some ice cream at Kilwin's. And who doesn't like ice cream at Kilwin's?? From the Photographer: "After meeting through friends, their mutual love for Christ brought them together and to the place they are now. Ben, being a bit of a creative genius, … CONTINUE READING

{Designer Spotlight} Tony Ward 2015 Collection


This week's Designer Spotlight comes from Lebanese Designer, Tony Ward. The 2015 Collection gives a feel of lightness and femininity and I'm really loving the sheer lace overlays as well. Here are some of my favs from the collection. For the full collection or a retailer near you click here. Xoxo, Danielle … CONTINUE READING

Key West Destination Wedding by MNA Photography


You know sometimes when the wedding planning gets to be overwhelming a couple will take things into their own hands and just elope. That's exactly what Arlysa & Shawn did but they made sure to take MNA Photography along to capture the whole thing.  Their intimate beach wedding  on Smathers Beach was very much peaceful and serene..check out the photos below! From the Photographer: "Arylsa & Shawn had originally planned a traditional … CONTINUE READING