beth on style me pretty!

We had the incredible, absolute pleasure of being featured on Style Me Pretty last Friday! We’re over the moon to have our first *unofficial* Lovely Day wedding grace the pages of our favorite wedding blog and wanted to share the pretty with all of you! From Beth… Planning my wedding was a labor of love, […]

run for the roses: derby wedding inspiration board

Whether or not you tuned in to see Orb slosh through the mud for the win last weekend, there’s a lot to love about the Kentucky Derby — and it’s not all about the ponies! Derby fashion has been a highlight of the season since Churchill Downs opened in 1875, attracting wagering ladies with hats […]

real LD wedding: key west rehearsal dinner

Curious about our personal styling services? We had the pleasure of recently working with one of our brides to style her rehearsal dinner look and we wanted to share our process – and her fabulous final look! Our bride was based in NYC and having an April destination wedding in Key West (swoon!). When we […]

bridal style: wedding day clutches

One piece of bridal attire that’s often overlooked is the all-important handbag. Yes, your girls will be all over you to fetch glasses (and glasses, and glasses) of champagne and your wedding planner will have her “emergency kit” on hand to fix any hair out of place, but you still need a place to store […]

CFCTB: venues

Happy first day of Spring! We’re launching a new feature on the Lovely Day blog to celebrate, and I’m delighted to announce the CFCTB (Confessions of a Former Connecticut Bride) series – resourceful posts designed to provide valuable insight into the wonderful world of wedding planning in our coastal state! Planning can be intimidating and […]

guest blogger: swallowtail calligraphy

We love anything calligraphed. Invitation envelopes, seating charts, escort cards, burlap table runners, favors, programs. You name it, we think it looks better with stunning hand-written calligraphy. We connected with Ohio-based Swallowtail Calligraphy¬†and asked for her thoughts on how beautiful calligraphy can help set the tone for your event. Enjoy! xo, B & C My […]