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7 Ways to Announce Your Engagement to Your Family

Congratulations on your new engagement! Now that you’ve said yes to the person of your dreams, it’s time to start telling the other loves in your life—mom, dad, brother, sister, best friends, and the entire crew. Instead of doing the same old phone calls and texts, try one of these unique ideas! First to Hear:… Read more

BRIDE / FEATURED / PLANNING

6 Sweet Gift Ideas for Your Bridal Party

As your wedding day draws near, you’re likely running around trying to tie up all of the loose ends. One of the tasks brides and grooms tend to put off is finding the right tokens of gratitude for the bridal party. If you haven’t yet figured out the perfect gift for your bridesmaids, never fear…. Read more

BRIDE / FEATURED / PLANNING / WEDDINGS

How Do I Plan My Seating Chart? #AskDes

We are midway through the week and it’s that time where I answer the wedding planning and styling questions that you submitted on social media using the hashtag #AskDes. There was lots on your minds this week and I get it. Wedding planning can be really overwhelming. So, I’m here to help! This past week,… Read more

BRIDE

Plan the Ultimate Bachelorette Party with these 9 Ideas

In honor of the ‘The Bachelorette’ season currently airing, I must offer up some Bachelorette party ideas for your celebration to come! Not to mention, I’m heading to a Bachelorette party myself this coming weekend! It’s your last time out with all of your girlfriends as a single lady so you might as well live… Read more

BRIDE / FEATURED / WEDDINGS

Turn Your Bridal Dress Into A Cherished Heirloom After the Wedding!

You spend so much time searching for just the right wedding gown and wear it for eight (give or take!) magical hours on your special day. So what do you do with it after? We were wondering the same thing ourselves. Then we discovered Wedding Gown Preservation Kit. This company preserves and packages wedding gowns… Read more

BRIDE / FEATURED / PLANNING / WEDDINGS

What Undergarments Are Best For My Wedding Dress? #AskDes

Hello, lovely bride! How are things? I’m glad to see you here! It’s that time of the week where I answer your wedding planning and styling questions that you submitted on social media using the hashtag #AskDes. Last week, I shared a secret on my social media. I’m an introvert. Yes, me. The girl who… Read more

BRIDE / ENGAGEMENTS / FEATURED / PLANNING / WEDDINGS

Everything You Need to Know Before Eloping

Elopement. It’s romantic, often spontaneous, and a great way to save money. But you can’t just pick up a grocery store bridal magazine or a traditional wedding planning book for tips and info. That’s where we come in. Here’s everything you need to know before eloping. Think about giving your family and closest friends a… Read more

BRIDE / FEATURED / PLANNING / WEDDINGS

What is the Right Way to Address Wedding Invitations? #AskDes

Happy Hump Day! It’s the time of the week where I answer your wedding planning and styling questions that you submitted online using the hashtag #AskDes. I’ve been hard at work on the new Desiree Hartsock Bridal wedding gown collection! This past year, I’ve seen my gowns on the runway, in advertisements, and, most importantly,… Read more

FEATURED / WEDDINGS

Boozy Bites: Alcohol Soaked Fruit for Your Summertime Wedding or Party

These alcohol infused fruits are the adult way to keep cool at a summertime wedding or party! No experience as a mixologist needed–we’ve already found the best fruit and booze combinations for you. Forget sipping and go for an edible cocktail hour with these delicious, spiked bites. Coconut soaked pineapple: Cut pineapple into bite-sized chunks (or… Read more

BRIDE / DIY / FEATURED / PLANNING / WEDDINGS

How Do I keep Guests Cool at My Outdoor Wedding? #AskDes

Welcome to #AskDes! This is my weekly column where I answer the wedding planning and styling questions you submitted on social media using the hashtag #AskDes. HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY! We are hosting this year so that means all of our friends and family will descend on the Siegfried home and we are so ready!… Read more

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