New Online Bridal Publication, IZZY Magazine


Last Friday, it was my pleasure to attend the launch celebration for a brand-new online bridal magazine founded by photographer Melissa Ann Bagley. The celebration was held in the Los Gatos, CA hills at Saratoga’s gorgeous Villa Montalvo Arts Center, a venue I’ve visited for previous posts. Melissa Ann Bagley Photography has been covering weddings internationally [...]

Premiere Issue of Nonpareil Magazine


Nonpareil Magazine just premiered its first issue “Beautiful on a Budget” this month and I have to say I can’t wait for issue #2! Nonpareil is an online magazine perfect for the crafty, DIY bride looking for hip and fresh ideas for her special day. The magazine is a must read, featuring stylish do-it-yourself projects and inspirational ideas [...]

{Books We Heart} The Bubbly Bride


I saw the best wedding cocktail book at my local bookstore the other day, The Bubbly Bride – Your Ultimate Wedding Cocktail Guide by Natalie Bovis-Nelsen. It’s the perfect book for those couples thinking about having their very own signature wedding cocktail. Natalie Bovis-Nelsen, aka “The Liquid Muse”, is a beverage consultant and mixologist. She’s also creator and [...]

Premiere Issue of Eco-Beautiful Weddings Magazine


Happy Friday everyone! I just wanted to take the time to congratulate the good folks at the Eco-Beautiful Weddings Daily Blog for a beautiful premiere issue of their brand new bridal magazine. Eco-Beautiful Weddings is the first and only eco-friendly, eco-couture international wedding maagzine. The premiere issue is out now now, absolutely free, so don’t miss [...]

InStyle Weddings to be Pulled by Time, Inc.


Is it the recession that is killing the print bridal magazines, the accelerating popularity of online alternatives, or is it both? It was recently announced that Time, Inc. will no longer publish InStyle Weddings after the Dec. 25, 2009 issue of the popular bridal magazine. Elegant Bride and Modern Bride, both Conde Naste publications, were [...]

Get Married’s Founder/CEO Will Host New TV Season

Get Married founder Stacie Francombe

Early last month, we posted news that wedding media group Get Married Media had launched a brand-new magazine to their lineup. Today, Get Married is announcing that their president and CEO, Stacie Francombe, will be hosting their TV program’s third season. Ms. Francombe has a background in the media as a producer and writer for [...]

Wedding Bells Ring Tonight on “The Office”


If you’re a fan of “The Office”, you’re already set to check out tonight’s episode in which Jim and Pam will be tying the knot. Whether you’re an engaged couple or a wedding professional, tonight’s show probably has your anticipation especially whetted. It’s always interesting to see how fictional weddings are portrayed in popular TV shows [...]

Premiere {Get Married} Wedding Magazine


Get Married, the only multi-channeled wedding planning resource with platforms online and on television every weekday, has just published its first issue of Get Married magazine this October 2009. Get Married magazine  describes its vision as a “bright, bold voice among glossy bridal publications, and a new shopping and trend guide for the savvy bride. Expect [...]