Coral and Teal Wedding Palette

Coral and teal may not sound like a color combination match made in heaven, but come spring and summertime, we couldn’t disagree more!  This bold statement of color isn’t too masculine or feminine and screams celebration just enough for a big day design.  If you want to wed around a palette that’s a bit more […] Read more »

Wedding Lawn Games

If you’re getting married outdoors, or your cocktail hour is at least outside, then consider entertaining your guests during drinks with a few fun lawn games.  Think bocce or lawn bowling to get the party started!  Even custom cornhole can be a great place to weave in your colors or theme.  Whatever his or her […] Read more »

Wine Wedding Gifts

Spring has sprung and that means if you’re a wedding guest, chances are it’s about time you started shopping for a gift.  Or perhaps you’re a bride or groom and need a nice wedding present for your fiance or thank you gift for your folks?  We at The Bridal Bar love something a little personal. […] Read more »

You’re Engaged, Now What?! – Bridal Bar Radio

This week on Bridal Bar Radio we chat with veteran Chicago wedding planner, Ali Phillips of Engaging Events by Ali who talks us through the planning process after you’ve said yes!  With tips for the engagement to what not to do and even some budget planning advise, you don’t want to miss this episode if you’re on […] Read more »

Watercolor Wedding Details

Watercolor is certainly one of the biggest wedding trends we’ve seen lately – from paper goods right down to the wedding dress.  If you’re looking for something soft, romantic and oh-so sweet to spice up your wedding decor, then consider the soft touches of watercolor painting, perhaps even in pink like these pretties! {Photos: Dress: […] Read more »

Creative Wedding Cocktail Napkins

It’s the little details that often make the big impact on guests at your wedding.  From a creative guestbook to fun facts on a cocktail napkin, every element of the big day is an opportunity for decor and even sharing with your loved ones.  We’ve compiled a few of our favorite cocktail napkin ideas perfect […] Read more »