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What to Look for in a Winter Groom’s Suit

Are you thinking of having a winter wedding? Then you’re in the right place! Because when it comes to dressing for a wedding at this time of year, the unforgiving weather must be a consideration. And finding the line between staying warm and looking like your clothes are engulfing you, is a true balancing act….

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How to Wear a Bold Colored Suit on Your Wedding Day

Today I am excited to be welcoming back gurus of all things groom’s attire, the folks over at The Gentlemanual. You may have seen their fabulous insights over the last few months on the humble pocket square, the sartorial staple that is suspenders and the must have for creating a polished look on your big day (unless you’re wearing…

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Groom & Groomsmen

Everything You Need to Know About Suspenders

We all know the key to completing any ensemble is in the accessories! And this is just as true, for brides and grooms, on your wedding day. Which is why I have collaborated with connoisseurs of all things dapper, The Gentlemanual, to bring you this series of posts on those all important finishing touches to any…

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Groom & Groomsmen

Everything You Need to Know About Tie Bars

The wonderful folks over at The Gentlemanual are back today with another must read for any soon to be groom! Last time they helped us with that wedding attire staple, the pocket square. Well today we’re turning our attention to the tie bar. An accessory oft forgotten, but no less important (unless of course you’re wearing…

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Groom & Groomsmen

Everything You Need to Know About Pocket Squares

Today I am pleased to be welcoming back Chic Vintage Brides‘ resident gurus of groom’s attire, the folks over at The Gentlemanual. You may remember they popped in last month to share these 10 fabulous style tips for dapper grooms? Well this time they are shedding some sartorial light on the humble pocket square. Sharing everything you…

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Top 10 Style Tips For Dapper Grooms

Today I am super excited to be sharing some fashion ideas and advice for those oft neglected guys of ours from the lovely peeps over at The Gentlemanual (a must read for any soon to be groom!) Because much as the talk and attention on the big day surrounds the bride and her dress, finding the…

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20 Stylish Grooms & Groomsmen Looks for a 1950s Wedding

If you’re a fan of Grace Kelly, love High Society or just adore all of the grace and glamour of the 1950s and have missed any of the last few weeks Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons then you have some catching up to do! Because we’ve already looked at the most perfect bridal hair accessories, delightful wedding cakes, fabulous bridesmaid dresses and beautiful bouquets for…

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20 Dapper Art Deco Grooms & Groomsmen

If you’re a Daisy Buchanan wannabe, adore Downton Abbey or just Jazz-age obsessed and have missed any of the last few weeks Art Deco themed Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons then you have some catching up to do! Because we’ve already looked at the most perfect bridal hair accessories, decadent wedding invitations, delicious wedding cakes, fabulous bridesmaid dresses and beautiful bouquets and this…

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Groom & Groomsmen

5 Stylish & Cool Summer Grooms Looks

Before I leave you for the weekend, there’s just time for one more thing. Continuing our Summer stroll, after looking at 5 of the most perfect palettes last Friday, for this week’s Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons we’re turning our attention to our dapper grooms with 5 of the most stylish looks for a Summer groom….. Don’t get me wrong, there…

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5 Gorgeous Looks for Spring Grooms

Good morning lovelies – and a happy Friday! Having swooned this week over that elegant Spring wedding, the Lavender & Lilac hued inspiration board and yesterday’s breathtaking blossom-filled Spring wedding styled shoot, (and with a sneaking suspicion I may have been neglecting them of late) today’s Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons continues the Spring theme and turns…

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Groom & Groomsmen

5 Dashing Winter Groom Looks

Good morning lovelies – and a happy Friday! You’ve almost made it through another week (and did you know there are only 5 left until Christmas? Yes, really!) just time for one more thing before the weekend and to continue our Winter wanderings, after looking at perfect palettes and beautiful bouquets, today it’s the turn…

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Groom & Groomsmen

10 Ways to Style Your Groom (and his men) Vintage

Today’s post is all about our Groom and his Groomsmen! Because when planning your wedding much attention and talk is of finding THE dress. However, the challenge of how to style your groom vintage, whilst retaining his unique personal style, can feel just as utterly overwhelming. We all want our groom and groomsmen to be waiting at the end…

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5 Dapper Looks for Autumn Grooms

Happy Friday lovelies! Having swooned over the most fabulous fall wedding dresses, colours for bridesmaids, wedding cakes, bouquets and colour palettes (and with a sneaking suspicion I may have been neglecting them of late) today’s Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons is firmly focused on our boys. Just as us brides are no longer limited to the meringue, so the options for…

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Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons – Grooms

Morning lovelies and welcome to the end of the week! Not quite the weekend, but almost, and what a week it has been! It hardly seems possible that I was sharing Noaki’s beautiful new brooch bouquets with you just 5 short days ago (have you made the most of that exclusive discount yet by the…

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Top Five Grooms & Groomsmen Trends

After starting the week with a post for the ladies (I do hope you didn’t miss those gorgeous dresses from Rue De Seine yesterday, they were just glorious!) today’s is definitely dedicated to our men. So far this year I have looked at wedding trends and wedding dress trends for 2014 (part I and part II),…

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20 of the Prettiest Spring Boutonnieres

Today’s post was the perfect pick-me-up for a cold, wet Autumn Monday morning. This is one for the boys, it is the last of Chic Vintage Brides series of posts on seasonal Boutonnieres…..and I do believe I may well have saved the best for last! Whilst Autumn Boutonnieres have the depth of colour and rich palettes,…

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20 Gorgeous Autumn Boutonnieres

With mornings here in the still sunny Hawkes Bay feeling distinctly chilly and the leaves beginning to turn I decided it was time to say goodbye to Summer and embrace Autumn. So, today I am turning my attention to the husbands-to-be in our lives and looking at some seasonal Groom inspiration. This will be my fourth post looking at Boutonnieres…

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Snippets, Whispers & Ribbons #56

Happy Friday everyone! And after Valentines Day I must say a big welcome, and congratulations, to all those newly engaged brides-to-be coming to Chic Vintage Brides for the first time. I woke up yesterday all excited at the thought of all the lucky ladies (and gentleman) who this year woke to a surprise proposal…or even…

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20 Quirky Alternative Boutonnieres

There is no end to the ways your wedding can be made as unique as you are. It started with brooch bouquets and alternative wedding cakes and now we are starting to see our gorgeous grooms expressing their personalities by shying away from the traditional floral buttonhole, choosing instead quirky, daring or just darn cute alternative boutonnieres….

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20 Dapper Summer Boutonnieres

Another one for the boys today! Following on from the 20 Staggering Winter Boutonnieres, this week it is the turn of some Summer inspiration for our Grooms and Groomsmen. Be it colours, flowers or floral alternatives I have a boutonniere perfect for every venue, theme, scheme and budget! Starting with some lovely delicate colours perfect for…

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20 Staggering Winter Boutonnieres

Today it’s one for the boys, so often neglected on Chic Vintage Brides sorry! This though will be the first of 5 (yes 5) posts just for you, all focusing on the Groom‘s equivalent of a bouquet (not that you like to think of it as such I am sure) Starting with 20 of the most…

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