Wedding trends seem to pop up every day and flood Pinterest feeds with the latest ingenious way to style frosting on a cake. From the flowers to the music to the bride´s dress, newly engaged couples (or engagement hopefuls) are constantly browsing the Web for the most inventive and creative ways to make their big day different. One trend that is anything but new involves hand painting the bride’s wedding dress for a truly unique and one-of-a-kind gown for the big day.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
Many couples choose to host a destination wedding within easy travel of their hometown. Those who live in the States often choose a favorite stateside destination, or a nearby country, such as a Caribbean island or Mexican beach. These come with their own sets of challenges. However, for those wanting to go a bit further for their big day, a few other things need to be considered to make it happen.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
A number of emotions may spring to mind when thinking about attending a destination wedding. Flights, hotels and an array of outfits must be planned ahead of time to maximize comfort yet also conform to appropriate dress code. To streamline the packing process for your next destination wedding, consider the tips below before jetting off to the next series of nuptials.