Oct
31

Just a Little Halloween Goodness

I'm not a huge fan of decorating for Halloween, however I do think its fun to partake in the festivities the day of.  i.e. let my kids wear cute shirts, paint/carve pumpkins, take goodie bags to school, dress up and go trick-or-treating...this is what my Halloween consists of. Now, I often dream of that amazing soiree consisting of great decor, food, drinks and party favors...Halloween would sure…

Oct
29

Real Bride Feature: Stephanie + Justin

We will be sharing several real bride features over the next several weeks.  We are so thankful that our brides have shared their special day with us and now we get to share with you! Stephanie shared, "Thank you again for an amazing experience! I recommended one of my newly engaged friends to your boutique.  I'm sure she will have the same experience!"  Congrats to the newly married couple! …

Oct
24

Real Bride Feature

We love when brides take a minute to send over a few photos from their wedding!  Congratulations to the beautiful couple! "Our Wedding was on September 8th in Boston. Absolutely LOVED my gown, belt and veil, all from your boutique. Thank you to Hayden Olivia for all of your help."  -Alexis Atkins Alexis wearing Kendra by Modern Trousseau     …

Oct
24

Know Your Ribbon

Here is a little break down of ribbon types used in bridal.  This might be very helpful in sourcing your own ribbon or ordering your ribbon through Hayden Olivia for your belt, flower girl sash or headbands! Double Faced Satin Ribbon A ribbon woven to have the same finish on both sides.  This works well over lace because it is a bit thinker than other ribbon. etsy.com Satin Picot Edge Ribbon F…

Oct
18

Kelly Faetanini Trunk Show

We are excited to host a "never seen before in Charlotte, NC trunk show" for designer Kelly Faetanini.  She offers brides romantic, feminine and fresh styles with signature customizations. Using her years of bridal design experience to guide her, Kelly creates exquisite high end designs. Her gowns are fluid, lightweight and created from tulle, organza, satin and lace.  If you are one of the brid…