The Latest


Brides on Hartz Brunch & Bubbles with Desiree Hartsock Bridal

California is always a dream. North, South or in-between, I never pass up an opportunity to visit the state that raised me during my roaring 20’s. I also love anytime we can support each other as women, as business owners and as entrepreneurs! This past Sunday I visited one of our stockists, Brides on Hartz,… Read more


Zander’s Birth Story 1.12.19

It was just like any other day. I had just gotten over what seemed like a month long cold, woke up to pink-eye in both eyes (an ongoing auto-immune issue supposedly), exhausted from a toddler wanting to wake up early and a full agenda for Desiree Hartsock Bridal. My due date was to be the… Read more


Family Trip in Idaho with the Hyundai Palisade

This post and our trip to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho was sponsored by Hyundai Motor America but all opinions are my own. ____________________________________________________ It’s true. I have never been one to know much about cars. I’ve always thought if it can get me from point A to point B then that’s good enough for me. Keeping… Read more


The Moments and Details to Have Captured on Your Wedding Day

When it comes to choosing a photographer for your wedding day, there’s more to it than what meets the eye. Your photographer is your memory seeker, taking snapshots of your wedding day for you to look back on for centuries to come.  They want to capture all of the most important moments and details of your special day so… Read more


For the Wedding, Whose Fam Pays for What? #AskDes

It’s Wedding Advice Wednesday today! It’s that time where I meet you here and answer all the wedding planning and styling questions that you submitted on social media using the hashtag #AskDes. For the past few months, my mind has been filled with thoughts of hand-beaded lace, airy chiffon, and satin-covered buttons. I’ve carried these… Read more


52 “Something Blue” Ideas For Your Wedding Day

We love it when brides carry something blue down the aisle! It’s a sweet tradition that adds a bit of whimsy and romance to the wedding day. You can do something small to pay homage to the tradition, like slipping a “Something Blue” handkerchief into your brasserie or you can do something more dramatic, like… Read more


Yes, You Can Plan Your Wedding From Your Phone! #AskDes

Welcome, welcome! It’s Wednesday so it’s that time when I answer the wedding planning and styling questions you submitted on social media using #AskDes. This past month! Let’s see…I went to the Make My Day Wedding Expo where my gowns were the guests of honor and featured in a fashion show, had a staycation with… Read more


Read This Before Planning Your Destination Wedding #AskDes

Hey, hey, it’s Wednesday! That means it’s time for me to answer your wedding planning and styling questions that you submitted on social media using #AskDes. A lime green Hyundai Kona. My friend, Daniella McBride. Hawaii. Add these three things together and you get one epic road trip around the Big Island of Hawaii. Daniella… Read more


Bride-To-Be Giveaway!

It’s that time of year again!! A time to either plan, attend or dream up that summer wedding. If you’re in the trenches of planning your wedding or will soon be checking off items on your to-do list, let us help you out by gifting you with some INCREDIBLE wedding items you don’t want to… Read more


I HATE Having My Photo Taken–How Can I Relax For My Engagement Photos? #AskDes

Hello beautiful bride! Sometimes wedding planning can feel like a big fat question mark but don’t worry–I’m here to help you out by answering the wedding planning and styling questions you submitted on social media using #AskDes. First of all, HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! This is a day for love! I hope that wherever you are… Read more


STAY IN THE KNOW! for exclusive updates and events

Desiree Hartsock Bridal

Desiree Hartsock Bridal