Outdoor Wedding Blog

Outdoor Wedding Blog: Ideas, news, tips and resources for brides and grooms planning outdoor weddings, from Kim Knox Beckius, author of "The Everything Outdoor Wedding Book." Visit Kim's Outdoor Wedding Web Site: outdoorweddingguide.com

Monday, August 15, 2005

Bounce Keeps the Bugs Away

I was interviewing Bill Homan, partner in the D.C.-area catering firm Design Cuisine, the other day, and he shared this tip that everyone planning an outdoor wedding needs to know. "Bounce is the ultimate bug repellant," he says. That's right--Bounce dryer sheets. Bill told me that for an elegant garden wedding, his staff tied the Bounce sheets around table legs, and they kept bugs from nibbling on the ankles of wedding guests.

Monday, August 01, 2005

Corsets for Casual Brides

pressrelease_1378_1122400574Last week, Super Sexy LLC announced in a press release the creation of a new line of custom embellished bridal corsets that are being touted as a perfect alternative for outdoor and destination weddings. Designer Anna Pereira's bridal corsets feature hand set ribbon, airbrushed faux lace and Swarovski and clear crystal embellishments. The style in this photo retails for $379. Matching pieces for bridesmaids are also available in a choice of pastel colors. For details, call Super Sexy toll free at 800 349-1931 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Eastern Monday through Friday.