Wedding Dress Ideas for Adele

Posted by Caitlin on Sep 06, 2012

Dress Designers (from left to right): Mon Cheri and Justin Alexander

Rumor had it, Adele secretly got married to her fiance Simon Konecki last week, but the singer denied reports saying in a tweet, “I’m not married…Zzzzzzz.” If and when she decides to get married officially, we’ve picked some dresses we thought she might wear. Here’s what we know: Adele seems to gravitate towards edgy but feminine looks. So perhaps she’d like a strapless, lace and tulle ballerina tea-length dress with black accessories, which is her go-to color! And of course, red lipstick. Or maybe she’ll go for a more form-fitting look like a sleeveless, mermaid lace dress with beaded embroidery.

Five Secrets to Avoid the Thank-You Note Avalanche

Posted by mmaxfield on May 02, 2012

The Registry at Williams-Sonoma, The Pottery Barn, Sur La Table, Bloomingdale’s, Neiman’s, Macy’s are fast at work translating your every wedding wish into a rush of beautifully and distinctively wrapped packages to your front door. Pity on the poor the UPS delivery man, or bevy of delivery drivers bringing your cache to your home or your parent’s home. What’s a poor girl to do?

First, forget the dismal state of the UPS men-wearing-brown, it is you that concerns us. Take a deep breath, and think: every lovely bridal package elbowing its way into your new abode must have a very lovely thank you note, with no exception. Our condolences!

No, it really can get worse. And, it does, if you ignore the warning signs of the oncoming avalanche of bridal thank you notes.

Advice! Forward these five secrets to anyone who you know is getting married, and you consider your good friend.

This calls for a little Adele!

Take note: Adele will set the pace to help you knock out those thank-you’s every night.