Our Bride, Tanja!

It's such a special treat when we receive wedding photos from our brides! Here's Tanja, another sweet bride of ours that we had to show off. :) She got married at The Grand Del Mar and used one of our favorite florists, Jolie Fleur. Of course we can't forget how beautiful she looked in her Anne Barge gown from The Bustle! Congratulations again to the happy couple, we hope you had an unforgettable day! IMG_3875 IMG_3873 (1)

Our Bride, Meghan!

There's nothing better than receiving photos of our wonderful brides! Here's a few of our bride Meghan looking so romantic in her lace gown and accessories from  The Bustle! She got married at the beautiful Darlington House in La Jolla and Heidi-O-Photo captured all the love and excitement from the big day. Congratulations again Meghan! We hope everything went just as you imagined.  We wish you and your husband both love and happiness! xo, The Bustle 151009_WED_0003_meghan_tony 151009_WED_0504_meghan_tony 151009_WED_0528_meghan_tony  

The Top 3 Rules for Accessorizing your Wedding Gown

You've found your dream gown after searching high and low!  Now it's time to put the whole ensemble together and purchase your accessories! Where do you even start? Here's a few of our top tips to consider when choosing accessories to wear on your Big Day! Blog C1 1. Consider The Style of Your Gown If you have an intricate lace or detailed back, choosing a thick, 3-layered veil is probably not the best option.  You want to enhance the beauty of your dress, (and yourself) not compete with it.  Choose a veil that has a beaded or lace trim for a simple gown, and pair it with a statement bracelet or earrings.  For a more intricate dress, choose something very understated that doesn't clash with the little details. Blog C3 2. Consider Your Personal Style No bride wants to look "cookie-cutter" on their wedding day, so try to infuse a little of your personal flare into the accessories. For example, if you love to wear a certain color in your everyday life, integrate a little pop of that color in your shoes, belt, or jewelry.  Try a sweater or bolero over your gown for a little fun costume change! Or you can always go outside the box with a blush or different hued gown! Nobody ever said you HAD to wear white!  After all, you should feel like a glammed-up better version of your everyday self! Blog C2 3. Don't Overlook the Details We understand- you've got so much excitement revolving around the dress when you're at your bridal appointment! But don't forget to try on accessories at your fitting so that you know exactly what looks perfect with your gown.  Did you try earrings? necklaces? bracelets? veils? headpieces? hair combs? garters? You definitely want to choose things that you not only like on the rack, but that compliment the style, color, and overall look of your gown.  Consider metal colors also.  If you've got beading on your gown, stick with that metal color to keep the flow going smoothly.   Photo Credit: Oncewed.com; Elleandjae.com    

Our Bride, Stephanie!

Our bride Stephanie looked stunning wearing a trumpet satin gown, and accessories from The Bustle. Details of her Stella York gown include a sweetheart neckline, with beautiful drapery throughout her gown. She sent us such kind words and it's a reminder of how much we love doing what we do! (: Stephanie, you're so sweet and we hope you had an amazing time at your wedding. Thank you for letting The Bustle be a part of it!  xx Stella York   keohane

Elle and Jae Trunk Show

Tomorrow marks the start of our Elle and Jae Trunk Show! From May 30th - June 9th, we'll have fabulous accessories from belts, hair pieces, and sashes to accessorize your gown. From feathers to rhinestones, we'll help you find the perfect piece to complete your entire wedding day look! Go online to www.thebustledelmar.com or call us at (858) 523-9254 to schedule an accessories appointment. We can't wait to show you all we have to offer in our boutique. There's something for everyone! (: Here's a few of the many beautiful accessories that The Bustle will have during our Elle and Jae Trunk Show. Which one is your favorite?!

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All that glitters is gold

The Bustle is the perfect accessory destination to complete your entire wedding day look! Any of our bridal consultants would love to help find your jewelry, hair pieces, and veils to go along with your beautiful gown. <3 We've been obsessed with metallic, champagne, and blush colors, and we're so excited for all the new  accessories we've received in our boutique! We can't wait to find the perfect pieces for our brides. See if any of these accessories are on your wedding hunt list, and give us a call at (858)523-9254 because we've got them waiting here for you! (:
  • jewelry with mixed metals
  • rose gold accessories
  • gold jewelry
  • champagne or blush colored veils
  • champagne colored jewelry and accessories

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Beach Bling!

We've discovered the cutest way to dress up your feet for a beach wedding! If your ceremony is going to be directly on the sand, accessorize with beaded foot jewelry. Here's why we love them~
  • They're so easy to wear. Just slip them on right before your ceremony
  • They're great for destination weddings. No need to pack bulky shoes in your luggage
  • It's a super cute accessory, especially if your're going barefoot in the sand
From rhinestones, sea shells, and charms, I'm sure there's one that will match perfectly with both your dress and personality. Take a look at the ones I've been eyeing! Which one would you choose for your beach wedding?? (:

This is perfect if you want something simple for your casual and intimate ceremony.

Find one to show off your pedi or to match your color theme

Charms or shells would be perfect to for a beach setting

 Bling it up with rhinestones! You can never have too much sparkle

     

A Wedding Dress Essential!!

To all you brides out there that have the gown, shoes, and jewelry.... don't forget this other important accessory!! A slip for your gown is a wedding dress essential and may actually end up being one of your favorite purchases. Here's why! -Wearing a slip gives instant volume to a gown, and helps to show a great silhouette -The extra volume added underneath tranforms the dress, making it more lively -Prevents the gown from falling in between your legs -Helps your gown look photo ready because the layers are perfectly fluffed out There are different styles of slips that work best for each gown depending on the fit of the dress. For example, if you're wearing a fit and flare style, a mermaid slip will make sure that the gown keeps it's shape and doesn't fall flat. We just want to make sure that our brides are well equipped with all their accessories, and a wedding dress slip will definitely help out on their special day! (:  slippppps  

Perfect your wedding look with accessories!

A bride's wedding outfit is not complete without accessories!  From veils, jewelry, hairpieces, and belts, these accessories are all items that can perfect your appearance for your wedding day. Accessories are very important because it's those minor details that can help pull together and finish your look. There are many options and ways to accessorize for your wedding day, so we made it a little easier by brain storming a few ideas for you.  (: 1. Wear a veil at your ceremony that complements your wedding gown. Our wedding consultants are very knowledgeable on what veils match with your gown, so don't be shy to ask what will look good!   2. Find a colored sash or belt that matches your color theme. If your color theme incorporates neutral colors, opt for a pretty champagne or cream colored sash. If you want that extra sparkle, find a rhinestone belt that emphasizes how formal your wedding is. belts   3. Jewelry can complement the details in your wedding gown. If your dress has beautiful rhinestone beading, or delicate pearls, ask our bridal consultants to find you jewelry that plays off of that. The perfect necklace, earrings, or bracelet will accent those details and tie your entire look together. tf2 4. Switch up your hair style at your reception and get ready to dance and celebrate! Wear a fun head band or sparkly hair piece in place of your veil. If you want a softer look, consider wearing a flower hair clip. blogpic01 Remember, our Toni Federici trunk show is happening right now and will go on until November 11, so hurry and schedule your accessories appointment with us by calling (858) 523-9254 or schedule online! We have everything from stunning veils, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, hairpieces, and belts!! We're so excited to have them and want to share them with our Bustle Brides. (: Again, don't hesitate or be shy to ask our bridal consultants for advice on accessorizing! We're always more than happy to help answer any questions you may have and to help guide you through the entire process. We want to make your wedding experience fun and as less stressful as possible! (:

Mark your calendars for our upcoming Toni Federici trunk show!

Are you still on the hunt for accessories to wear for your wedding? Well be sure to mark your calendars for the upcoming Toni Federici trunk show here at The Bustle on November  2nd through the 11th! We will have a bunch of new accessories to play with from veils, hair pieces, and jewelry to get our Bustle Brides ready for their special day. This is great for our Spring/Summer 2014 brides as all trunk show items must be ordered.  Call us at 858-523-9254 or schedule an appointment online to check out our awesome accessories boutique! Our bridal consultants will be more than happy to give you personal attention in helping you perfect your final look for your wedding day <3 tf2 tf3